Aug 20 2019

China’s civil aviation industry booming with four new planes in pipeline


China’s civil aviation industry booming with four new planes in pipeline C919 IN INTENSIVE TEST FLIGHT As the world’s second-largest civil aviation market, China has increased the pace of its civil aircraft industry development amid economic growth and rising air transport demands, with multiple major aircraft models entering into new phases. China has committed to developing two […]

Aug 20 2019

European Destination of Excellence 2019: the winner on the topic of “Well-being Tourism” is Podčetrtek


European Destination of Excellence 2019: the winner on the topic of “Well-being Tourism” is Podčetrtek DUBAI – For this year’s main topic of the selection of the European Destination of Excellence (EDEN), the European Commission chose “Well-being Tourism”. Both of this year’s finalists, Dolenjska and Podčetrtek, come from eastern Slovenia. The expert panel chose Podčetrtek to be the winner […]

Aug 20 2019

African Tourism Board applauds President Kenyatta of Kenya for co-chairing the Global Resilience and Crisis Management Center


African Tourism Board applauds President Kenyatta of Kenya for co-chairing the Global Resilience and Crisis Management Center The President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta has accepted Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett’s invitation to be honorary co-chair representing Africa) on the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre (GTRCM). Cuthbert Ncube, chairman of […]

Aug 20 2019

British PM: Brexit won’t affect free travel between the UK and Ireland


British PM: Brexit won’t affect free travel between the UK and Ireland British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday said that Common Travel Area (CTA), an arrangement between the UK and Ireland to ensure free movement of each other’s citizens in either jurisdiction, will not be affected after UK’s exit from the European Union (EU). The promise was made […]

Aug 19 2019

The best treatment for lung cancer: Medical Tourism to Cuba


The best treatment for lung cancer: Medical Tourism to Cuba Cuba is a travel and tourism destination and a life saving medical tourism destination for those with stage 4 lung cancer, but Americans cannot go easily. Racotumomab also is known as  Vaxira and has been approved in two countries, Argentina and Cuba, for the treatment of recurrent […]

Aug 19 2019

Port of Seattle welcomes Air Canada announcement of new nonstop service to Montreal


Port of Seattle welcomes Air Canada announcement of new nonstop service to Montreal SEATTLE –The Port of Seattle welcomes the announcement by Air Canada of new nonstop service between Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and Montreal, Canada beginning May 4, 2020. Air Canada’s service to Montreal will complement the airline’s existing service from Sea-Tac Airport to Vancouver and Toronto. Known for its European […]

Aug 16 2019

Undiscovered Taipei at OTDYKH LEISURE Moscow 2019


Undiscovered Taipei at OTDYKH LEISURE Moscow 2019 25th International Trade Fair for Travel & Tourism Taipei is a place of numerous renowned unique features and highlight attractions. Topping the list is the famed Taipei 101 tower, its amazingly rich culinary scene and a superb array of high tech-integrated service facilities. From old-city district to districts […]

Aug 16 2019

Museums and art galleries in England see the greatest increase in visitors


Museums and art galleries in England see the greatest increase in visitors Visits to England’s attractions rose by 2% in 2018 with revenue up 2% on the previous year. England’s museums and art galleries saw the most significant growth in visitor numbers in VisitEngland’s Annual Attractions Survey.  The survey, which considers responses from more than […]

Aug 16 2019

U.S. Travel Applauds New U.S.-Canada Preclearance Agreement


U.S. Travel Applauds New U.S.-Canada Preclearance Agreement U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on the enactment of the Canada-U.S. Preclearance Agreement, which expands Preclearance operations to travellers at land, rail and marine facilities in both countries, as well as at additional airports: “This is a […]

Aug 16 2019

Hawaiian Kahala Hotel & resort now in Yokohama, Japan


Hawaiian Kahala Hotel & resort now in Yokohama, Japan The Kahala Hotel & Resort, a prestigious luxury resort located on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, announced on August 16 that it will open the Kahala Hotel & Resort Yokohama, the first “Kahala” brand hotel outside of Hawaii, on June 17, 2020, in Yokohama’s Bay Area, surrounded by picturesque scenery in the cosmopolitan […]