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St. Mark’s Square closed in Venice due to floods

Venice mayor has ordered for the closure of St. Mark’s Square. The popular square’s shut down order comes after the declaration of the state of emergency  in Venice due to fresh floods.     The floods reached a high of …

  • St. Mark’s Square closed in Venice due to floods

    Published on : Saturday, November 16, 2019

    Venice mayor has ordered for the closure of St. Mark’s Square. The popular square’s shut down order comes after the declaration of the state of emergency  in Venice due to fresh floods.     The floods reached a high of …

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  • Philippines Tourism: 6 million tourists visited the country this year

    Published on : Saturday, November 16, 2019

    The international arrivals breached the six-million mark in the first nine months of the year, data from the Department of Tourism (DOT) showed, with about 1.36 million Chinese accounting for the biggest increase.     It was not clear, however, …

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  • Bahamas lost $3.4 billion due to Hurricane Dorian

    Published on : Saturday, November 16, 2019

    The Bahamas lost $3.4 billion due to Hurricane Dorian- a number equivalent to one-fourth of the nation’s gross domestic product, as per a recently released report.     The report published by Inter-American Development Bank also echoes the previously reported …

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  • Dubai Tourism expects 1million cruise visitors this tourism season

    Published on : Friday, November 15, 2019

    Dubai is expecting to see over 200 ship calls and around one million cruise visitors in the 2019-2020 cruise season, the emirate’s tourism board said.   This would follow the 2018-2019 cruise season, which saw an increase of 51 per …

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  • Turks and Caicos Islands welcomed more than 1.4 million tourists

    Published on : Friday, November 15, 2019

    The Turks and Caicos Islands welcomed more than 1.4 million tourists, which is the greatest ever number of visitors the territory has recorded in one year. It surpassed the previous maximum of 1.3 million in 2014 and rose 18 percent …

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  • Spanish Village bans donkey rides for holidaymakers weighing more than 12.5 stone

    Published on : Friday, November 15, 2019

    Holidaymakers who weigh more than 80 kg (12.5 stone) will not be allowed ride donkeys in a village in Spain.       In recent years to better protect the animal’s welfare, Mijas Pueblo on the Costa del Sol known …

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  • European tourism continues to grow at a modest pace despite unstable world economy

    Published on : Thursday, November 14, 2019

    European tourism demand remains in positive territory even though there is a slower expansion rate as  compared to the last two years. The European Travel Commission’s (ETC) latest quarterly report –European Tourism-Trends  & Prospects for Q3, 2019 destinations continue to …

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  • Qantas Airlines launches second research flight

    Published on : Thursday, November 14, 2019

    Qantas Airlines launched a research flight on Thursday that departed from London Heathrow Airport and bound for Sydney Airport.   This is Qantas’s second research flight supposed to explore the effects of jet lag over longer distances.       …

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  • Venice flooded with second-highest waters on record

    Published on : Thursday, November 14, 2019

    The mayor of Venice has been blamed for drastic climate change for its highest tide in over 50 years, which flooded St Mark’s Square and many of the ancient city’s alleyways, which attract millions of tourists throughout the year. A …

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  • Death toll increases to four from Australian Wildfire crisis

    Published on : Thursday, November 14, 2019

    The death toll from Australian wildfire crisis has increased to four with the finding of a man’s body in a scorched forest in northeast New South Wales.     The body was discovered by cops in the northwest of the …

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  • Snow warning for England, Wales and Scotland

    Published on : Thursday, November 14, 2019

    Snow warning has been issued for England, Wales and Scotland this morning as Brits shiver in -4 degree Celsius.   Snow hit South Wales and south-west England yesterday. The Met office had issued a snow warning for Wednesday and Thursday. …

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  • Massive flight cancellation by South African Airways

    Published on : Thursday, November 14, 2019

    South African Airways has cancelled a massive number of domestic, regional, and international flights.   The flights have been cancelled as the South African Cabin Crew Association and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa have announced that both …

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  • Skymark plane makes an emergency landing

    Published on : Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    A Skymark Boeing 737 passenger plane was forced to make an emergency landing shortly after its departure due to its engine failure at Japan’s Fukuoka Airport on Wednesday.     The runway was temporarily closed soon after the incident, but …

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  • Canada issues travel warning for Bolivia, travel disruptions due to violent protests and civil unrest

    Published on : Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    The Canadian state government has issued a travel advisory for Bolivia due to the violent protest, political uncertainty, roadblocks and civil unrest, so those planning to travel should rethink and avoid all non-essential travel. In Bolivia the political situation is …

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  • Storm hits Durban, kills three

    Published on : Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    A  storm has wreaked havoc in various parts of Durban as the municipal clean-up crews attempted to clear debris and minimize traffic disruptions.   A tornado ripped through a substation in the midlands and this caused panic among the Durban …

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  • Crossrail project will not open until 2021, cost of the project to reach £20bn

    Published on : Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    Crossrail project is expected to get delayed by more than two years and its costs is heading towards £20bn. The east-west link will be known as the Elizabeth line when it finally opens and it was supposed  to start functioning …

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  • Beaches closed in France after hauls of cocaine wash ashore

    Published on : Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    French authorities have closed beaches after kilos of pure cocaine found washed up on beaches in France. Beaches along the Atlantic coast have been closed as new tide delivers another haul of high-quality cocaine and other drugs.     Over …

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  • EMITT will host world tourism professionals and holiday consumers for 24th time in Istanbul

    Published on : Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    Hyve Group, which brings together thousands of foreign investors with domestic business partners every year by organizing exhibitions for the locomotive industries of the Turkish economy, will host tourism professionals along with holiday consumers at EMITT for the 24th time …

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  • Travel chaos in Hong Kong, protestors disrupt traffic and public transport

    Published on : Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    The protestors in Hong Kong continue to disrupt traffic and public transport for the second consecutive day. There was yet another day of tear gas and morning travel chaos.     At least four MTR train lines were either running …

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  • Many flights between Sydney and NSW cancelled

    Published on : Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    Many flights between Sydney and NSW have been cancelled by Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways today due to smoke and dangerous weather conditions.   Strong winds and visibility issues have also caused contributed to the flight cancellations. Qantas tweeted today …

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