You can be a tourist, no problem, but what you must behave like is a savvy tourist .... at all times although a photocopy of your passport is often seen as sufficient.
Tourism Sector Will Get Bulk Of Infrastructure Budget For 2012
A robust tourism sector can fuel up the economy so we can provide more jobs in local communities, as well as raise our national profile as a premier tourist destination,” Abad said. “Our ultimate target is to attract 10 million visitors by the end of ...
Study says tourism is Delaware's 3rd largest private employer, a growing force ...
A new study from the Delaware Tourism Department shows the $2.1 billion industry has become a top economic driver for the state. The study by DK Shifflet and Associates and Vantage Strategy shows tourism employs 39000 people and attracts 7 million ...
Lost passport in Paris connects med student to '49 Berkeley alumna
Somewhere along the road, she lost her passport. More than 60 years later, a young Portuguese medical student is heading to Paris to return the tattered, 1950-issuedpassport to Werther. Last summer while studying there, Nuno Fonseca found thepassport ...
Regional tourism sector up in 2011
The City Wire
Other segments of the Fort Smith regional economy are struggling to recover, but the area tourism sector saw gains in employment and hospitality tax collections during 2011. Hospitality tax collections in Van Buren during 2011 totaled $429561, ...
The City Wire
Tourism industry to map 5-year plan; economic development an added focus
Crain's Detroit Business
By Amy Lane When hundreds of tourism industry representatives gather at a March conference in Grand Rapids, they'll do more than network. They'll have a chance to help chart the next five-year strategy for Michigan's tourism industry -- a strategic ...
Queen Elizabeth's jubilee starts big tourism year for Britain
The Diamond Jubilee kicks off an ambitious year for British tourism, culminating in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in July and August. Although she became Queen on February 6, 1952, Elizabeth's coronation ceremony took place more than a year later.
Dubai holds tourism workshops in India
The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM), recently conducted tourismworkshops to network with the Indian travel industry covering the cities of Mumbai, Hyderabad, New Delhi and Ahmedabad. The initiative was in line with its 2012's ...
Study says tourism a growing force in Delaware
Click here Study says tourism a growing force in Delaware Published: February 6, 2012 2:18 PM By The Associated Press (AP) -- A new study from the Delaware Tourism Department shows the $2.1 billion industry has become a top economic driver for the ...
Keltic Lodge Resort & Spa Announces New General Manager of Cape Breton Resort
PR Web (press release)
Keltic Lodge Resort & Spa is pleased to welcome General Manager Matthew Mackenzie to the Cape Breton Resort & community. His skills, determination and enthusiasm are great assets and Matthew will provide an incredible hospitality experience for our ...
PR Web (press release)
Tourism Leaders Learn Lessons In Indy
WDSU New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS -- Some local tourism leaders are back in town from Indianapolis after studying what went right and what went wrong during the days leading up to the Super Bowl. They're already buzzing about the next Super Bowl in New Orleans.
NJ's Super notes from Indy aimed to power tourism in 2014
While Indianapolis trained hired help with their own customer service curriculum, recruiting from the area's community colleges, Kirkos hopes to put the job in the hands of the Certified TourismAmbassador Network, a service that trains employees with ...
TOURISM IN HAWAII 2012 - New Directions for New Times
COM - It's time to get current on Tourism. How is it doing post-APEC? How has it changed over the past couple of years and how is it changing now? What are the current investment opportunities and challenges for the industry? What growth can we expect?
Four Seasons predicts tourism industry rebound
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts expects a recovery in the local tourism industry this year after a setback due largely to flooding late last year and political conflicts since late 2008. Rami Sayess, the newly appointed regional vice-president and ...
Ceremony Feb. 10 to mark donation of Atwood Lake Resort
The Daily Jeffersonian
DELLROY -- The keys to Atwood Lake Resort and Conference Center will be handed over to the Carroll County commissioners next week. Commissioners will meet at the 104-room resort with officials from the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District on Feb.
Interest grows in Milwaukee tourism
By Paul Upchurch , for BizTimes When the Wisconsin Department of Tourismreleased the numbers from its annual study on the economic impact of tourism in our state last May, the news was good - especially for Milwaukee County.
With Champagne as a Calling Card, Passport Control Is Effusive
New York Times
I'm one of the few people who actually enjoys going through passport control when coming back to the United States. The agent asks me about my business, and when I answer “Champagne,” they invariably ask how I got so lucky, and if we're hiring.
Debate on “High-value, Low-impact Tourism” takes place at PATA event in Bhutan
The event is the first international travel trade event to be held in the country. Under the theme, "High Value Tourism, Low Impact Footprints," AT&RTCM, running February 4-7, will address key issues facing responsible and sustainable travel.
Nagaland Pilgrimage Tourism: Promoting Heritage or Misconstruing History?
It is interesting to learn that the Government of Nagaland is “contemplating to develop pilgrimagetourism basing on historical importance in Nagaland”. (Media Report). Identification and development of tourism spots on such lines will no doubt boost ...
The Aruba Tourism Authority Offers New England Players a Second Chance at ...
PR Newswire (press release)
The Aruba Tourism Authority is offering them the chance to touch down and score some happiness with all-expense paid trips to the tropical island known for its cheerful vibe. While only the MVP of the winning club has the opportunity to jet off to ...
Valley Forge Casino Resort to host job fair
The Times Herald
UPPER MERION Valley Forge Casino Resort will host a food and beverage job fair from noon until 8 pm Feb. 9-11, in the Radisson Valley Forge Hotel. “With seven new restaurants, lounges, a nightclub and bars, we look forward to hiring hundreds of ...
Tourist Attacked By a Cheetah
By Nampa, 6 February 2012 Harnas — A 22-year-old Norwegian woman was attacked and injured by a hungry cheetah on Saturday morning on the Harnas game farm, situated some 112 kilometres east of Gobabis in the Omaheke Region. Farm Harnas tames wildlife ...
Hero's Welcome Monday Greets New York Giants Quarterback Eli Manning, MVP of ...
MarketWatch (press release)
... via COMTEX/ -- After leading his team to a game-winning drive and the Super Bowl championship Sunday night, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning led another drive Monday: down Main Street, USA to cheering fans at Walt Disney World Resort.
Alta Ski Resort ends popular 'Ski Free After 3' program
Salt Lake Tribune
Alta Ski Resort's popular “Ski Free After 3” will become a thing of the past on Feb. 15 when the Little Cottonwood Canyon resort does away with the program. Skiing after 3 pm will remain free on the Sunnyside, Albion and Cecret lifts until Feb. 15.
Becker Animal Hospital and Pet Resort Announces Free Vaccinations Event Feb ...
Becker Animal Hospital and Pet Resort is taking its pet care on the road in February, providing a day of free vaccinations on the city's South Side, longtime San Antonio veterinarian Dr. Michael Becker, DVM, has announced. Becker Animal Hospital and ...
Oakdale quarreling over funds for tourism
By Kevin Valine OAKDALE -- City officials and hotel owners are trying to promote this quaint city with its historic downtown, dinner train and museum as a touristdestination. But the City Council, Chamber of Commerce, hotel owners and the city's...
Shah projects Kashmir's tourism potential in Pune
Pune, Feb 6: Director Tourism Kashmir Farooq Ahmad Shah on Tuesday said Jammu and Kashmir has emerged as a world class tourist destination. Addressing a gathering on the concluding day of 5-day Kashmir Festival in Pune, Shah assured all possible ...
Study says tourism a growing force in Delaware
By Associated Press
The Daily Times of Salisbury reports the study by D.K. Shifflet and Associates and Vantage Strategy shows tourism employs 39000 people and attracts 7 million visitors annually to Delaware. The study is based on 2010 data. The study shows tourism is the third largest private employer in ... She saysresort towns are seeing fewer extended stays and more weekend trips throughout the year. Officials say Ocean City, Md., also is seeing shorter stays but hope visitors make multiple trips.
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Birmingham Mayor William Bell presses ahead with tourist transit ...
By Joseph D. Bryant -- The Birmingham News
Birmingham mayor's proposal for tourist transit may rely on private funds. ... If you want to improvetourism in Birmingham stop reminding people of how bad Birmingham was / is. Accentuate its positives & stop bringing up its negatives. Give the ...
Breaking News from The Birmingham News
Sustainable Tourism – Urban Times
By Stephanie Kramer
The Rainforest Alliance, a leading international environmental organization, has created an online search tool for savvy travelers who want their trips to have a positive impact on the environment and the local community they're visiting.
29 Year Old Japanese Tourist Dies Following Diving Accident at ...
By News Release
Guam - A 29 year old Japanese tourist has died following a diving accident at Outhouse Beach this afternoon [Monday]. Navy Spokeswoman Coleen San Nicolas Perez says the man was pronounced dead at 1:38 pm. The Port Authority of ...
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Service Design in Tourism 2012 announced — Playpen
By Andy Polaine
Switzerland, like Austria (where Service Design in Tourism is being held), has a big tourism industry. Mainly in the mountains, of course, but also the lakes and beyond. It's good to see Marc Stickdorn and friends have got a conference.
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Culturematics come to tourism :: CultureBy – Grant McCracken
An anthropologist looks at an American Express innovation in tourism. Nextpedition takes us past standardization & customization to surprise.
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Maidstone Tourist Information | Europe Forum | Fodor's Travel Talk ...
Has a Tourist Information Centre in the town and You can find Maidstone Museum & Art Gallery in the Elizabethan Chillington Manor, Archbishops Palace, Tyrwhitt Drake Museum of Carriages in the Archbishops Palace stables, Museum Of ...
Desert Willow Golf Resort's Firecliff Course: A consistent test for the ...
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Those who travel to the Palm Springs region to enjoy the spectacular grounds that make up the Desert Willow Golf Resort will soon discover what locals have embraced since the resort debuted in 1997: Pack your sunscreen for the Mountain ...
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Study says tourism a growing force in Delaware | Washington ...
By The Associated Press
A new study from the Delaware Tourism Department shows the $2.1 billion industry has become a top economic driver for the state. ... She says resort towns are seeing fewer extended stays and more weekend trips throughout the year.
Coral Beach Resort Sharjah adds new fitness centre | Coral ...
To mark the official opening of the new Attitude Fitness Centre at the Coral Beach Resort Sharjah, an open day will be held on February 11 for prospective members to tour the enhanced facilities -...
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This week consumers found out the fallout from American Airlines' bankruptcy announcement. Peter explored the latest developments.
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