Seeing tourism in Libya's future | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011-12-11
Tourism, which long stagnated under Gadhafi, is one lucrative realm. "I think that that's one of the major shifts, strategically, for the economy of Libya," outgoing Finance and Oil Minister Ali Tarhouni said of the push toward economic diversity. ...
Tourism needs to change: PwC report
Sydney Morning Herald
Mr Ferguson's comments followed revelations that tourist numbers from the US were down 3.7 per cent in the 10 months to October despite an expensive promotion involving American television star Oprah Winfrey. Tourism's share of the Australian economy ...
Red Mountain Resort is still one of British Columbia's best-kept secrets
Red Mountain resort has several slope-side lodging options including Slalom Creek (redreservations.com, where rates range from $213-$645 per night. Two miles south of the resort in Rossland, Angela's Bed and Breakfast (visitred.com) has rooms for ...
Gateway Canyons Resort gets $20 million glitz-up
By Nancy Lofholm Horses roam the land at Gateway Canyons Resort. The resort is getting more luxurious, with prices to match. (Special to The Denver Post ) GATEWAY — A decade ago, when Discovery Channel founder John Hendricks discovered the backroads ...
Pilgrims & hot spring raise tourism hope
Times of India
BOKARO: The red bastion of Gomia block would see another light of development with the government initiating to turn the famous religious place of Santhal, Luggu Buru Ghantavadi Dhoramgaad, into a tourist spot. Santhals, one of the large tribal ...
Tourist visits bring town alive
Labasa and Macuata Tourism Association president Paul Jaduram said the province had four successful visits by the cruise ship, which began in the latter half of the year. "We've noticed changes in the economy since the commencement of the voyage of ...
City may axe tourist home registration
Bonner County Daily Bee
A topic first broached in October, committee members returned to the problem of enforcing the the resort city tax on property owners who rent their homes for short periods to vacationers. While some individuals paid their taxes for home rentals lasting ...
Tourism Bureau completes talent training program
The Tourism Bureau has completed a comprehensive talent training program for more than 1700 staff member from the travel industry. The bureau will continue the program of sending selected staff abroad and hold domestic training to upgrade service ...
Montana launches winter tourism campaign
(AP) — Montana's Department of Commerce Office of Tourism is launching a new marketing campaign in hopes of luring tourists during the winter months. Gov. Brian Schweitzer announced the campaign in a press release last week, saying the state needed a ...
MMRDA's Gorai tourism project runs into trouble
Those who were waiting to go on fishing tours or visit mangrove parks in the coastal belt of Gorai, Manori and Uttan might need to put their plans on hold. built into a tourism and recreation zone has met with fierce opposition from residents of the ...
'Govt prioritising eco-tourism in JK'
Srinagar, Dec 11: Director Tourism, Farooq Ahmad Shah today said government was prioritizing eco-tourism in the state for sustainable development of this sector. On International Mountain Day 2011 today, the director tourism was addressing a seminar ...
Tourism industry defends Iffi
Times of India
Iffi did manage to also draw the curious tourist already holidaying in Goa. Steven Reid, a tourist from Scotland, said he travelled from his hotel in South Goa along with his wife to watch the football film screening. Manuel Cardoz, president, The Goan ...
LeClaire tourism center in the works
Quad City Times
LeCLAIRE — LeClaire city officials and the tourism board are moving ahead with plans to open a city tourist information center as the Mississippi Valley Welcome Center prepares to close at the end of December. The center will be located in an office ...
Uganda in marketing drive to grow tourism sector
The airport branding is among the many initiatives that UWA and other players in the tourismindustry are undertaking to fully exploit the visibility created by Lonely Planet, a British tourist guide that ranked Uganda the number one tourism ...
Palm Springs area tourism gains celebrated at CVA bash
The Desert Sun
Spa La Quinta at La Quinta Resort & Club: 49-499 Eisenhower Drive, La Quinta. (800)598-3828. 'Tis the holiday party season for the Coachella Valley's hospitality industry. The Desert Gay TourismGuild and Desert Business Association hosted separate ...
Green tourism steps forward in Seoul
The Korea Herald
Tourism chiefs from Southeast Asia and Mongolia have completed a project in Korea to boost green travel in their countries. Foreign government officials, lecturers and tour guides traveled around Korea taking in popular tourist spots such as temples ...
Jaisalmer tourism industry wants ban on land conversions lifted
Times of India
The then district collector Giriraj Kushwaha, too, wrote a letter to the state government stating that a large number of tourist resorts had come up in the Sam area and there was no need for new units. He, therefore, advocated a ban on new tourist ...
Lights, Music, Fashion: Olive Ridley Turtles Suffer Consequences on Morjim Beach
A blog advertising the Indian Resort Fashion event which was held at Morjim beach this weekend said, "two-days of power-packed music and dance... you can expect music blaring, heart pumping fashion shows and one hell of a good time... fire dancers, ...
lawmaker calls for family tourism strategy
By Habib Toumi, Bureau Chief Manama A conservative lawmaker has called for a new strategy that will reinforce family tourism in Bahrain. "We want tourism to be in line with our religion, values and traditions," MP Abdul Halim Murad, representing Al ...
Swimwear & Resort Wear Set to Sizzle at Zu Fashion
PR.com (press release)
Ellenbrook, Australia, December 11, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Just in time for the Australian summer, Zu Fashion officially opened their online store this week bringing luxury brand swimwear and resort wear to Australian fahionistas. ...
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2NE1′s Sandara Park shares more tourist photos from NYC
Yesterday, 2NE1's Sandara Park shared some interesting photos from her New York trip with her me2day readers. Today, she's once again uploaded another series of tourist shots, this time with her members! On December 11th, Sandara ...
Election tension adversely affects Guyana's tourism sector : Kaieteur ...
This is according to Kit Nascimento, Member of Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and the proprietor of Hurakabra River Resort. Nascimento explained that Guyana's tourism ...Nascimento added that if the country continues to go down the road of destabilization with street protests, persons being afraid to leave their homes and visitors not opting for Guyana as a touristdestination the tourism sector as well as other sectors will suffer. He said that pictures of leading ...
Village Earth and Colorado State University Offer New Online ...
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Village Earth is offering a new online course Tourism and Development as a part of the Community-based Development Certificate Program in partnership with Colorado State University.
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BILOXI -- The year 2012 will bring the opening in Biloxi of the first stand-alone Margaritaville Casino, and will be the year South Mississippi takes giant steps beyond a casino market toward that ultimate goal of becoming a major tourist ...
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Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Resort & Congress Hotel ...
By Nadezda Basyrova
The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies worldwide and the leading international hotel operator in Russia/CIS, announces the Radisson Blu Resort & Congress Hotel, Sochi. The property featuring 500 rooms is scheduled to open its doors in Q1 2013. ... Sochi is currently undergoing a major transformation from a regional tourist hub into a global tourismdestination. Massive development is underway to improve the infrastructure and create new and modern ...
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Lindsay Lohan in Hawaii -- Someone Stole My Purse!!! | TMZ.com
By TMZ Staff
LIndsay Lohan's Hawaii vacation just got a whole lot more stressful -- TMZ has learned, she got her purse stolen last night ... containing everything from her passport to tons of cash. Sources tell TMZ, Linds had been at a house party in Laie, ...
Facts about Polish health care tourism | Aaron Jones Law
Probably few people be aware that the world beyond the original tourism associated with relaxation and sightseeing, there is also some sort of thriving medical tourism. Medical tourism allows that you achieve cost savings using treatment ...
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Tourism Development and Investment Company takes part in the ...
Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC) and Al-Futtaim Carillion joined forces this weekend to clean up the Saadiyat Beach dune protection zone as part of the annual Clean-Up UAE campaign...
Wilderness at the Smokies Resort Will Open Indoor Waterpark for ...
By Rick Laney
SEVIERVILLE, Tennessee — Although Wilderness at the Smokies only allows registered resortguests to use its waterpark facilities, on Sunday, Dec. 18 – for.
The state of Las Vegas tourism - Opinion - ReviewJournal.com
Nearly half of all the revenues that flow to the state's general budget fund come from the tourismindustry and our resort partners. Tourism accounts for more than ...
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