Travel news

  • Canmore Folk Festival cancelled due to COVID-19

     Wednesday, April 22, 2020

    The 2020 Canmore Folk Festival has officially been cancelled. The event was scheduled to run Aug 1 to 3 in the community.     The organisers said they are heartbroken and had held out hope they would be able to …

  • Turkey relies on domestic tourists to revive tourism sector

     Thursday, April 16, 2020

    The vital tourism industry of Turkey has been deeply affected by the coronavirus or COVID 19 pandemic, but it continues to rely on domestic visitors, whom it sees as a lifesaver, according to sector representatives.     The start of …

  • Series of tornadoes batter southern U.S. on Easter Sunday

     Monday, April 13, 2020

    A series of powerful tornadoes ripped throughout the regions of U.S. on Easter Sunday with severe storms and torrential rainfall. It was expected to batter throughout much of the southern U.S., according to reports.     In Texas, the National …

  • Locked- down Spain celebrates Holy Week only with religious music from balconies

     Thursday, April 9, 2020

    In the week leading to Easter Sunday, hundreds of colorful processions featuring penitents in cone-shaped hoods and centuries-old religious floats traditionally flood the streets of villages and cities across Spain. But this year with a nationwide lockdown in place to …

  • Hong Kong’s tourism sector hopes to start business from July

     Thursday, April 9, 2020

    The impact of the novel coronavirus or COVID 19 on Hong Kong’s tourism sector is unprecedented and the city can hope to start seeing things returning to normal by July, in part by trying to develop new tourism markets, the …

  • Advantage Travel Partnership calls off annual conference

     Wednesday, April 8, 2020

    The annual conference of Advantage Travel Partnership has been cancelled after the Foreign & Commonwealth advised against all non-essential travel to anywhere in the world for the foreseeable future.   From the May 15th at the Savoy Palace in Madeira …

  • Rescued koalas released into the wild in Australia

     Friday, April 3, 2020

    There is a ray of hope despite Australia is dealing with the coronavirus pandemic like the rest of the world as the first rescued koalas are starting to be released into the wild in the country.     Last year …

  • Annual dividend scrapped by International Airlines Group

     Thursday, April 2, 2020

    International Airlines Group announced the scrapping of a planned dividend for shareholders in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Previously a final dividend of 0.17 euros per share was proposed and Stephen Gunning, chief financial officer for the company mentioned …

  • Hainan to develop horse racing without betting

     Thursday, April 2, 2020

    Local authorities confirmed that South China’s island province of Hainan will develop horse racing without betting involved.     An official from Hainan’s sports bureau said that Hainan has no tradition and history of horse racing, so they need to …

  • Research: Over USD 25bn loss to operators in roaming revenue

     Thursday, April 2, 2020

    During the next nine months a new analysis from Juniper Research shows the impact of Coronavirus on the international travel industry which will cost network operators more than USD25 billion in lost revenue.   Medium and high impact scenarios were …


Subscribe to our Newsletter

I want to receive travel news and trade event update from Travel And Tour World. I have read Travel And Tour World's Privacy Notice.

Sep 26
September 26 - September 28
Sep 29
September 29 - September 30
Oct 03
Oct 04
October 4 - October 6