Cuba lifting travel restrictions; underwater video of Fiji
Underwater footage shot whilst scuba diving in the Fiji islands and Tonga. Featuring colorful coral reefs, huge schools of tropical fish, sharks, humpback whales, underwater caves, scuba divers and much more marine life from the south Pacific.
Cuba lifting much-reviled travel restrictions
HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba will scrap much-reviled travel restrictions starting in January, easing most Cubans' exit and return, state media said on Tuesday, in the communist island's first major immigration reform in half a century. The Cuban government ...
Tourism Ban Lifted in India's Tiger Parks
New York Times (blog)
These guidelines limit tourism to 20 percent of the core areas of tiger reserves and national parks, or the areas where tigers are believed to travel, breed and hunt. The agency's guidelines said “regulated low-impact tourism” would be allowed in ...
New York Times (blog)
In Georgia, where guest is God, tourism thrives
BATUMI, Georgia (AP) — Georgia's Black Sea resort of Batumi was once a bleak site: Roads were dotted with potholes, the city was pitch dark at night, running water was scarce and the city's best hotel was infested with rats. Today Batumi glitters with ...
Iowa Tourism Conference kicks off Wednesday at Prairie Meadows
The Iowa Department of Economic Development co-hosts the conference with the Travel Federation of Iowa, a grassroots tourism advocacy group, to maintain and increase tourism numbers, Lode said. “We offer general sessions and smaller breakout ...
Deal Experts' On-Board Travel Essentials
Each year, Travelzoo's Deal Experts log hundreds of thousands of miles in the air, traveling from office to office as well as taking part in Travelzoo's Experience program, where we take the same vacations booked by our 25 million subscribers worldwide.
SC nod to resumption of tourism in Tiger reserves
SC nod to resumption of tourism in Tiger reserves New Delhi: With the Centre formally notifying fresh guidelines on tiger conservation, the Supreme Court today cleared the decks for resumption of tourism activities in the areas reserved for the wild cat. Zee News
North Americans: Travel Abroad This Fall and Save With Avis
"Research by the International Association of Travel Agents indicates that the fastest-growing passenger destination areas for North American travelers are expected to be the Middle East (11.3 percent), Africa (7.5 percent), and the Asia-Pacific region ...
Travel Photography Inspiration Project: New Zealand
By Peter West Carey
Emerald waters. Snow capped peaks. It seems too good to be true. Let's take a look through the lens of fellow DPS readers . This is the fourteenth country we are covering the DPS reader fueled DPS Travel Photography Inspiration Project.
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Cuba scraps exit permits for citizens to travel | The Raw Story
By Agence France-Presse
Cubans will no longer require an exit permit for foreign travel from January 14, the foreign ministry said Tuesday, the latest in a trickle of reforms enacted on the communist-ruled island. The government has also extended the period citizens ...
The Raw Story