World Food Tourism Summit Recognizes the Power of Gastronomy

Anticipating continued strong growth in food tourism, the first World Food Tourism Summit last week drew hundreds of attendees from 26 countries, including the United States and Canada, to Lisbon where industry experts focused on how gastronomy, by providing an...Read more

Regional Tourism News in Mexico, April 2015

International tourism numbers in Mexico are up, hitting record numbers in some regions. Mexico is the world’s 15th most popular countries in international tourist arrivals. Here’s a quick look at what’s going on in a few of Mexico’s 32 states....Read more

Travel Agents to Explore Authentic Caribbean at Caribbean Week New York

An estimated 100 elite travel agents in the New York City area will be immersed in an authentic Caribbean experience during an educational seminar and trade show at Caribbean Week New York in June. Authentic Caribbean: Exploring Food, Culture and...Read more

Malawi Waves’ Partners Team up to Offer Unique FAM

Malawi Waves is an association of safari operators in Malawi who are passionate about the destination and keen to promote the country to the rest of the world. An undiscovered African Gem, this country has a lot to offer from...Read more

Nat-Geo Photojournalist Retraces Nelson Mandela’s Journey for New Campaign

National Geographic photojournalist Pablo Corral Vega recently visited South Africa to embark on an iconic journey tracing the heroic life of a global hero, Nelson Mandela. National Geographic Channel and South Africa Tourism collaborated to create a commissioned 90” vignette,...Read more

Etihad Airways’ Airbus A380 To Feature Three-Room Luxury Suite

Etihad Airways’ new Airbus A380 service takes flight beginning December 1, 2015 for those traveling between New York’s John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport and the airline’s Abu Dhabi home. The A380 features The Residence by Etihad, the airline’s ultra-luxurious...Read more

Keytours Vacations Expands Small Group Journeys, Discounts All Itineraries

Keytours Vacations has expanded the number of its Small Group journeys, adding Greece and Spain itineraries, and increasing the number of departures to the UK, Italy and Turkey. In celebration, the company is offering discounts for new bookings made through...Read more

Hamburg is Germany’s Nominee for the 2024 Olympic Games

The General Assembly of the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) has voted in favor of Hamburg as the official German nominee for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The northern German city of Hamburg prevailed over Berlin and aims to...Read more

Adriatic Luxury Journeys Introduces Newly Enhanced Tours to Croatia for Summer 2015

Travelers looking to cross experiences off their bucket lists this year will find pulse-raising adventures in the newly enhanced escapes offered by Adriatic Luxury Journeys, the premiere luxury tour operator for bespoke private guided journeys to Croatia, Italy, Slovenia, Montenegro,...Read more

Quark Expeditions Launches New Arctic Watch Photography Program

Quark Expeditions launched an immersive 2015 Polar Photography program played out against the dramatic backdrops of the extraordinary Arctic Watch Wilderness Lodge. Limited to just eight guests, the daily workshops will be led by renowned polar photographer Nansen Weber, long-time...Read more