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WTTC praises tourism recovery of North America ahead of other destinations

According to the latest reports by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), the recovery of North America’s travel & tourism sector has soared ahead of many other regions of the world. With recovery taking place faster than expected, its …

  • Argentina – popular destination for LGBTI visitors now

    Published on : Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    When Jair Bolsonaro was elected as the president of Brazil, it sent shockwaves through the country’s LGBTI community.   Same-sex couples decided to marry hastily before the openly homophobic far-right politician took office. Numerous rights groups also raised an alarm. …

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  • Overtourism risks life in Brighton

    Published on : Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    The report, ‘Overtourism: impact and possible policy responses’, published by the University of Brighton, said that overtourism is behind increase in costs of living for residents and decline in the quality of life. The report also revealed that coastal cities …

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  • Mojacar bags ‘Top Destination’ award at FITUR, Madrid

    Published on : Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    Viewers of the 76 Cadena Local TV channels broadcast throughout Spain have named Mojacar their ‘Top Destination’.   Mojacar Tourism Councillor Emmanuel Agüero Leclerc took the ‘Destino Mas Top’ award on behalf of the municipality at the FITUR international tourism …

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  • Seychelles makes its presence felt at this year’s FITUR, Madrid

    Published on : Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    Destination Seychelles started the year on a good note in Spain, making its presence felt at the International Tourism Fair organized by IFEMA, FITUR, held in the Spanish capital, Madrid from January 23, 2019 to January 27.   Along with …

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  • Minnesota launches new tourism campaign “the True North”

    Published on : Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    The state’s tourism promotion office, Explore Minnesota’s director John Edman, announced a new marketing campaign Monday, Feb. 4, at the start of a three-day tourism industry conference at the InterContinental St. Paul Riverfront Hotel.   Edman told more than 300 …

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  • Indian interim budget aims to empower middle class, boost tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    The vote-on-account Union Budget of India for 2019, presented by the stand-in Finance Minster Piyush Goyal, did not have anything significant for the tourism industry. But, the budget has various elements which in a way will play a key role …

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  • To boost up tourist number, SA focuses on China

    Published on : Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    South Africa is eager to have greater number of Chinese visitors and is determined to make their travel process seamless and more enjoyable, a South African official has said.   South African Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom stated that in …

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  • China all set to ramp up SA tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    More than 1000 Chinese expats and South African dignitaries took part in the Chinese New Year celebratory dinner at the Time Square Sun Arena in Pretoria on Sunday.   It was there that Derek Hanekom, the Tourism Minister of South …

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  • Dubai Tourism takes part in 26th edition of SATTE

    Published on : Tuesday, February 5, 2019

    Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) took part in the 26th edition of South Asia’s largest travel and tourism exhibition, SATTE 2019, in January, in Greater Noida, India. This further strengthened the emirate’s continued commitment to one …

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  • Spain sets new record regarding foreign tourists for sixth consecutive year

    Published on : Tuesday, February 5, 2019

    Spain has set a new record for foreign tourist arrivals for the sixth consecutive year. Last year, there were 82.8 million international visitors, marking a 1.1% rise from 2017, as per new figures released by the National Statistics Institute (INE).   …

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