Expert: Trump's resort not up to par
Real-estate mogul Donald Trump's plans for a clubhouse at his $1.17 billion Scottish golf resort were blasted as "gross" and "not worthy of Disneyland" by one of the country's best known architects. These golfers weren't smoking anything when they ...
Govt reconsiders Thaksin's passport
NEW YORK : Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul wants to return ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra's ordinary Thai passport, revoked two years ago after he made inciting remarks during the red shirt rallies. Mr Surapong said the former ...
Space tourism a step closer with opening of desert plant
New Zealand Herald
Space tourism is closer to reality after the completion of an US$8 million ($9.7 million) Mojave Desert production plant where the world's first fleet of passenger-ready spaceships will be built. Hundreds of public officials and reporters were invited ...
Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort, Dominican Republic, Receives Prestigious ...
MarketWatch (press release)
PUERTO PLATA, Dominican Republic, Sep 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort (LHVR), located in Puerto Plata on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic, has been honored with the distinction of receiving the prestigious OK ...
2nd UK tourist attack suspect in Kenya court
Issa Sheikh Said on Wednesday denied to a court that he was involved in the attack that left touristDavid Tebbutt dead and his wife Judith kidnapped earlier this month on the Kenyan coast. Police have charged Said with robbery with violence and ...
Libya's Latest Tourist Attraction: Qaddafi's Old Homes
The Atlantic Wire
As a degree of normalcy returns to Libya, with airports reopening, oil production resuming, and ports springing back to life, Libya's new leaders are hoping to give the tourism industry a jolt by highlighting the country's Roman ruins and stretches of ...
35 dead in Mexican tourist town
“It is tied to narcotics trafficking and not with tourism, and that is a very important distinction.” The upcoming episode of the “The Royal Tour,” hosted by travel journalist Peter Greenberg, shows the usually formal and ceremonial Calderon busting ...
Fears over $500m Canterbury tourism loss
Canterbury will lose $500 million of tourism spending from international visitors in the year after the February 22 earthquake as visitors avoid Christchurch, according to an industry estimate. Tourism bosses are advising Christchurch to take urgent ...
Zimbabwe won't fold bankrupt state airline, tourism minister says; foreign ...
But Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi said the government-owned airline is the country's symbolic flag carrier and cannot be dismantled without bruising the southern African nation's ego and damaging Zimbabwe's image worldwide. ...
35 bodies dumped in Mexican tourist spot
21 (UPI) -- The bodies of 35 people, some suspected of ties to organized crime, were dumped below a busy overpass in the Mexican tourist city of Veracruz, officials said. The bodies were left in two trucks and on the ground along a road Tuesday near a ...
Golf tourism in Thailand set to rise | CNNGo.com
New figures from the Tourism Authority suggest over 600000 foreign golfers will hit the greens here in 2012.
Urban Tail Pet resort offers 7-star luxury for your pooches and kitties
By Wrik Sen
People with a strong bonding with their 4 legged friends, would go to any extent trying to make them feel comfortable and well cared for. When it comes to their vacationing, the moneyed animal lovers would even go to the extent of lodging ...
English tourist re-united with stolen dog days after he left Ireland ...
English tourist re-united with stolen dog days after he left Ireland: An English tourist has been re-united with his pet dog after it was stolen in Limerick – and he was left with no choice but to return home without his beloved border terrier Willow.
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Thailand Golf Tourism May Reach $US 2 Billion | Thai Travel News
By Richard Barrow
Led by growth from Australia and Europe, the value of foreign golf tourism to Thailand may reach 60 billion baht or $US 2 billion in 2012 for the first t... ... List of Thai Tourist Attractions Affected by Floods tom: What drivvle. There are many ...
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2nd UK tourist attack suspect in Kenya court | The Associated Press ...
By The Associated Press
A second suspect has been charged in connection with the deadly attack on a British couple on vacation on a remote Kenyan island near Somalia.
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UK travel tax hurting hurting Jamaica tourism - Stabroek News ...
By Stabroek editor
(Jamaica Observer) MONTEGO BAY, St James — United Kingdom travel agents say the controversial Air Passenger Duty (APD) has made Jamaica a hard sell, even to.
Russian tourist dies in Turkey News
Russian tourist dies in Turkey. Ankara, Sep 21 (IANS) One Russian man was killed and 17 others wounded when a bus carrying Russian tourists overturned in Turkey, the Anatolia news agency reported. The accident took place in the ...
U.S. lost $606 billion in tourism after 9/11 | Rejuvenate Meetings
By Brian Lee
The lost revenue and travelers, which were based on the assumed pace of growth of global long-haulinternational travel in the decade after 9/11, would have supported 467000 additional U.S. jobs annually. The principles outlined by Dow fall ...
Kenya police hunt for kidnapped English tourist - CNN
... an "active search" for an English tourist kidnapped from a remote Kenyan resort, ... Kenya's economy depends heavily on tourism and Kenyan officials publicly ...
Ryanair launches branded prepaid MasterCard
Ryanair, the world's favourite airline, today (12th Sept) announced that it will introduce the'Ryanair Cash Passport', a MasterCard prepaid card managed by ...
Tourism threat -- NationNews Barbados -- Local, Regional and ...
Customs and Immigration at the Grantley Adams International Airport have come in for criticism from executive chairman of the Four Seasons project, Avinash ...
Australia's Passport to Gender Confusion | Psychology Today
Why I'm not thrilled with Australia's re-gendered passport system By Alice Dreger. ..
Niagara Falls: Take a photo tour of the iconic park - Niagara Falls, arguably the most famous and most visited waterfall in North America, is part of the nation's oldest state park. Writer Gary Garth takes you...
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