Cornwall named favourite resort
The Press Association
Cornwall is the nation's favourite resort and the Lake District the top attraction, according to a new survey. They are likely to receive increasing numbers of visitors as 91% of British people plan a holiday in the UK next year, a 23% increase on this ...
Tourism drives employment recovery
They form an army of blue-collar laborers who shovel coal into the engine of Central Florida's tourism train. And in 2011, their numbers have risen. During the past year, the leisure-and-hospitality sector has added about 8000 jobs in four-county Metro ...
Student clubs to identify tourism spots
Times of India
MALAPPURAM: Aiming to explore the possibilities of local level tourism, the District TourismPromotion council (DTPC) will assist all tourism clubs in schools, to uncover the tourism spots in interiors. A financial aid of Rs 4000 will be granted to ...
Post-flood rehab plan for tourism sector
With the impact of the severe flooding on the tourism industry estimated at Bt70 billion, international and local tourism organisations are discussing ways of protecting the sector against future disasters. The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) ...
Tourist drop 'tough' for colonial park
Sovereign Hill chief executive Jeremy Johnson discusses the downturn in local tourism at a colonialtourist park near Ballarat. REBECCA NASH, REPORTER: For quite some time before the natural disasters of recent years, Australia's tourism sector has ...
UK tourist figures decline in Dubai
The National Newspaper
Although Dubai has been enjoying a rise in tourists over the past few months, the percentage of UK tourists have declined significantly. Rebecca Bundhun reports.
Bollywood plays lead in global tourism promos
The movie's director Imtiaz Ali had the 1100-year-old Czech capital in mind for the shoot, for its Gothic and Renaissance era grandeur, but it helped that the Czech Tourism Board was offering tax sops if the film was shot in its scenic cities. ...
Tourism prevails – rain or shine Jimenez gives a brighter perspective on ...
Will we build a resort? Will we build a helipad or a circumferential road? Our special problem with tourism is we have to both sell and preserve. We have to come together now because we have to protect it but at the same time let the world see it, ...
American tourist starts cleaning ghats
Times of India
VARANASI: The efforts of J Kelly, an American citizen determined to clean the ancient ghats and serpentine gullies of the city, were recognised by many locals as well as her tourist friends when a special cleanliness drive started from Dasaswamedh Ghat ...
Angkor Wat endangered by tourism boom
The National Newspaper
A tourism boom is putting unprecedented pressure on one of the world's most famed historic sites. Heritage groups say Cambodia's 12th century Angkor Wat temple complex is now highly endangered.
Ontario's Highlands Nordic Resort is realizing the (snow)shoe might be on the ...
This winter, the shoe could be on the other foot at Southern Ontario's Highlands Nordic resort. The snowshoe, that is. The facility, located just south of the heart of Southern Ontario's Blue Mountains and its famous downhill skiing, is perched on the ...
Seychelles Tourism Academy management students start degree at Shannon College ...
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(Forimmediaterelease.net) A group of thirteen students who were following the three-year Advanced Diploma Hospitality Management (ADHM) at the Seychelles Tourism Academy (STA) is presently in Ireland to further their studies at Shannon College of Hotel ...
Tourism Undersecretary Receives Lithuanian Vice Foreign Minister
Oman News Agency
Muscat, Nov 20 (ONA) --- Maitha bint Saif bin Majid al-Mahroqiyah, Undersecretary of the TourismMinistry received in the general diwan of the ministry today Asta Skaisgiryte Liauskiene, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania and ...
''Medical and environmental tourism offer great scope.''
Recently, the tourism ministry announced plans to increase the share of the sector to about 12 per cent in the next five years and to increase the number of tourist arrivals to one per cent of the global traffic from the present 0.6 per cent. ...
Northern Uganda tourism potential doubles at fair
East African Business Week
Kampala, Uganda - Murchison falls and Kidepo national parks in northern Uganda received the highest rate of interest in tourist attraction at the recently concluded World Travel Market-UKTourism Trade Fair. The fair is the largest tourism exhibition ...
Monaco Resort Celebrates 2nd Birthday with $2 Rooms
Focus on Travel News
Positioned on the Sunshine Coast within the Caloundra CBD, Monaco Resort is located between the main shopping street and the newly refurbished Bulcock Beach Boardwalk precinct. A collection of local beaches and waterways surround Monaco including the ...
Whistler: First female mayor takes the helm of resort municipality
By Alison Taylor, Special to The Province November 20, 2011 Local lawyerand former councillor Nancy Wilhelm-Morden has won the mayor's chair in Whistler, making her the resort municipality's first female mayor. WHISTLER — Local lawyer Nancy ...
Pak suicide bomber had US passport: Rangers
Karachi, Nov 20(ANI): A suspected militant who blew himself up following a security forces' raid in Karachi was carrying a US and a Pakistani passport. According to a Pakistan Rangers' statement, the dead man, who has been identified as Moeed Abdul ...
GUESTS OF THE MINISTRY OF TOURISM FOR TEL AVIV FASHION ...
DOZENS OF ELITE FASHION WRITERS FROM PUBLICATIONS SUCH AS ELLE, VOGUE AND COSMOPOLITAN WILL ARRIVE IN ISRAEL THIS WEEK AS GUESTS OF THE MINISTRY OFTOURISM FOR.
Ski Obergurgl, Austria: Resort Guide | World Travel List Trip Rambler
At the entrance to the resort is a cluster of hotels near the Festkogl gondola. The road then passes another group of hotels set on a little hill to the east, around the ice rink (beware steep, sometimes treacherous walks here). Finally you come to ...
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Chandigarh Police arrest two for tourist visa fraud
Chandigarh Police arrest two for tourist...The special investigation team (SIT) investigating...Both have been booked for fraud, cheating and othe..."The accused took the passport of an applican...Police have identified 10-12 such fake ...
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Mexican Butterfly Sanctuaries: From Ecomiracle to Tourist Draw
Mexican Butterfly Sanctuaries: From Ecomiracle to Tourist Draw. By Ruben Figueroa ANGANGUEO, Mexico – With the onset of fall, the biosphere reserve that straddles Mexico state and neighboring Michoacan welcomes millions of monarch ...
Latin American Herald Tribune
Oregon: Fishing Resort Oregon
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Even the fishing resort oregon are open twice a year, on Memorial Day weekend and Thanksgiving weekend, when Oregon wineries are known for growing a variety of climates, landscapes, cultural diversity, tourist attractions, beautiful cities ...
The Lure of Dark Tourism: Murder and Mayhem | New Media Travel
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The Lure of Dark Tourism: Murder and Mayhem. Places like Cambodia's Killing Fields, Auschwitz, New York's Ground Zero, or the Wolf's Lair where Hitler barely survived an assassination attempt in 1944, exert a powerful pull on travelers. ...
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Muslim with U.S. passport blows himself up in Pakistan - Jihad Watch
Why not? No screening -- absolutely none -- is done of Muslims who immigrate to the U.S. to try to determine whether or not they hold jihadist sentiments. ...
The strangest resort review ever. : WTF
Later in my vacation I left the resort to find him at his shanty. .... Tell them you want the stuff the locals smoke and not the tourist crap, and you should get some ...
Haiti targets tourism as growth area
Resurrecting tourism in a country best known for poverty, political instability and a ... what it hopes will be a strong resurgence in its once-thriving tourist industry. ... By investing in airports, security and smaller resort hotels that focus on its ...