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Madeira declared Best Island Destination in Europe at World Travel Awards

Madeira has been declared the Best Island Destination in Europe at the World Travel Awards for the eighth year in a row. The Regional Secretary for Tourism and Culture of Madeira, Eduardo Jesus considered the award as a remarkable achievement …

  • In 2018, Phuket tourism experienced major growth

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    Now, Phuket’s swelling MICE market is valued 10.9 billion baht, as meetings, incentives and exhibitions lured over 800,000 visitors to resort island in 2017.   The islands more and more prolific MICE market almost doubled in year-on-year growth last year. …

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  • This year, inbound tourism of Russia increased 20 percent

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    Maya Lomidze, the Executive Director of the Association of Russian Tour Operators explained on Tuesday that a rising trend in the tourist number to Russia has been sustained until the end of this year and has made up 20 percent …

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  • For space tourism, UAE becomes a promising destination

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    Would you pay $250,000 to go to space? In fact, over 600 people world over have purchased tickets for a Virgin Galactic flight that will take them to the sub orbit.   Apparently it might sound like science-fiction. However, space …

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  • Following US alert UAE also warns its citizens about Barcelona

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    In view of the US warning to its citizens of a possible terror attack in Barcelona the UAE Consulate has also asked Emiratis and residents in Barcelona to exercise caution.   “Visitors and residents of Barcelona should exercise caution and …

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  • Blogger Thailand 2019 gears up for New Year push

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is gearing up for heightened interest in its ‘TAT Newsroom Blogger Thailand 2019’ activity heading into the New Year, as an easy application process could produce more entries and the best competition to date. …

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  • Thailand records 7.5% growth in visitor arrivals

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    The Ministry of Tourism and Sports announced the tourism figures for January-November 2018. Thailand received 34,431,489 international visitors, up by 7.53% over the same period of last year, generating an estimated 1.8 billion Baht in tourism revenue, up by 9.79%. …

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  • Hot air balloon in Australia’s Yarra Valley catches fire with 16 passengers onboard

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    A hot air balloon carrying  16 people onboard has caught fire and landed in a paddock in Victoria’s most popular tourism destination, Yarra Valley.     A 27-year-old woman was taken to Maroondah hospital for observation after the balloon landed …

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  • This Year Experienced 40 Percent Growth In Solo Travel

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    This year, solo remained a big theme for travelers as the year witnessed around 40% growth in solo travelers in comparison to the last year. Similarly, the weekend theme was common in local experiences product as approximately 70% of the bookings skewed …

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  • Mount Kilimanjaro Turns Into a Hotspot For Christmas & New Year Vacation

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    Spending Christmas and the vacations of New Year on the tilt of Mount Kilimanjaro is such an exhilarating moment now attracting thousands of travelers from Africa and various parts of the world to this part of Africa.   Several visitors try their …

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  • 20 injured in Germany as horse carriages collide on Christmas holiday

    Published on : Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    German police say 20 people were injured, two of them seriously, when two horse-drawn carriages collided during a Christmas Day outing.       The dpa news agency quoted police in southern Bavaria as saying the two carriages, each with …

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