Blackened beaches threaten NZ tourism
Tourism operators in New Zealand fear scenes of oil-covered beaches and dead wildlife have tarnished the "clean, green" image that the country uses to market itself to the world after a container ship crashed into a reef 20km off shore from the city of ...
Qantas and Tourism Australia's 'Ultimate Aussie Pass' Helps Travelers ...
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NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Planning the ultimate Australian adventure just got much easier as Qantas, Tourism Australia, and Qantas Vacations join forces to offer travelers the new "Ultimate Aussie Pass. ...
Tourism is a fragile industry and Sanral must think again
The New Age Online
As the official tourism marketing authority in the region, we at Cape Town Routes Unlimited (CTRU) would naturally prefer that the N1, N2 and N7 are the roads many South Africans from outside the Western Cape use to travel to their destinations in our ...
The future of airport passport control
Digital security specialists, major European electronics makers, and experts in biometrics worked together to make passport control at airports faster. The technology also could have broader applications on the way our identity documents are design and ...
How I learned to stop worrying and love the all-inclusive resort
Oh no, I thought to myself, not another generic tourism experience where local culture is replaced by vats of alcohol and mediocre American food. But at the sublime beach, there were signs that my thinking was wrong. A jerk chicken hut prepared the ...
Tourism continues to struggle
JOHANNESBURG - The greater tourism sector is still underperforming but players with deep pockets will survive the current price war say analysts. The new FNB / Tourism Business Council of SA (TBCSA) Tourism Business Index for the third quarter came in ...
How Tourism is Taking Cuba Out of the Red
By Miss Cellania
During the 1990s, the Cuban government poured $3.5 billion into rebuilding the tourism industry, restoring old hotels, nightclubs, beach resorts, and churches, some of which date back 500 years to the Spanish colonial era. Still, because tourism is antithetical to the communist ... Cuban citizens weren't allowed to enter tourist establishments, and by the same token, tourists weren't allowed into areas designated for regular Cubans. To further distance citizens from foreigners, Castro's ...
Angkor Century Resort & Spa Reviews, Compare, Rate- Siem Reap
Angkor Century Resort & Spa, a 5 star resort, is situated in the center of Siem Reap. This hotel is on Komay Road, in Khum Svay Dangkom. The guests of Angkor Century Resort & Spa just spend around 15 minutes driving leisurely from Siem ...
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Domestic tourism takes a hit : TTRweekly
By Wanwisa Ngamsangchaikit
Ms Pornthip added: “ The flood situation has little impact on international tourism as this is a low-season month and the data shows tourist arrivals remain steady.” Chiang Mai's Royal Flora Ratchaphreuk , 9 November to 15 February 2012, will ...
Travel Deals: Halloween Cruises, Family Resort Fun & More
How can you get the most out of your Halloween weekend? Resorts and cruise lines are offering such good deals this year that these specials may be haunted.
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What Is Healthcare Tourism? Healthcare Tourism Info Explained ...
What Is Healthcare Tourism? Healthcare Tourism Info Explained. Posted by Luk on October 14, 2011 Leave a comment (0) Go to comments. Health care tourism is the exercise of travelling to distinct nations to get quality and very affordable health care products and services. ... For informacje, informacyjny, informacjami case in point, a health-related tourist can very easily be prone to quite a few illnesses in the host state, where significant standards of hygiene may not be out there. ...
When Will Egypt Be Back On the Tourist Map? - This Just In - Budget ...
By Michelle Baran
Ongoing political violence and demonstrations in Egypt, including the killing of 24 Coptic Christians by security forces this past weekend, is making it hard for Egypt's tourism inudstry to rebound. Yet bookings are still gradually returning. ...
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Japanese tourism chiefs out to woo visitors with disaster updates ...
Oh, to be a fly on the wall at a recent meeting of the government tourist body in Japan when it discussed one of the least palatable aspects of the drive to win back overseas tourists: how to warn them about future disasters. There's no denying ...
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Master Calendar - Event Details - Passport to Food Citizenship/Food ...
UNH Passport to Food Citizenship: September 21-October 24, 2011 Food Day is a new, national, annual celebration on October 24th created by the Center for Science in the Public Interest to increase awareness and action for a more sustainable food future.
Top debate student is new tourism ambassador | ieyenews
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Jaida Alexander (second, right), winner of the 2011 Tourism Speak Off and new 'TourismAmbassador', is congratulated by Hon. Cline Glidden, Councillor for Tourism, Miss Cayman, Lindsay Japal and her fellow debaters, Sabrina Weber, ...
Turkish tourism drive threatens ancient sites | The Art Newspaper
Turkish tourism drive threatens ancient sites. Push for economic progress and development sidelines scholarship. By Andrew Finkel | From issue 228, October ...
Lawyer for U.S. hikers says Iranian officials took his passport - CNN
Iranian authorities have taken away the passport of the lawyer who represented American hikers Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal and Sarah Shourd, the lawyer told ...
Magnitude 6.1 quake shakes Indonesian resort island of Bali ...
Read 'Magnitude 6.1 quake shakes Indonesian resort island of Bali; dozens injured' on Yahoo! News. BALI, Indonesia - A magnitude 6.1 earthquake jolted ...
Flag Day at the Inauguration - Text & photos by Paul Clemence The National Mall in Washington DC during the Presidential Inauguration is usually a major visitor draw, with locals and vis...
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