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US is funding Brazil to Build Aquarium

The Export-Import Bank of the United States is lending $105 million to the Brazilian state of Ceara to help build the largest aquarium in South America in its capital city of Fortaleza. Acquario... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Failte Ireland: Global conference boost for Dublin

Dublin’s position as a ‘go-to’ venue for international conferences was further enhanced today as Fáilte Ireland announced the securing of four more conferences for the capital with a potential... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

German tourist killed in Mombasa

A female German tourist was shot dead in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa on Thursday in the same area where a Russian visitor was murdered earlier in July by a criminal gang, while her companion was... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Best International Tourism Office Award to Tourism New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand has been honored Best International Tourist Office for the second time in four years at the Australian Federation of Travel Agents (AFTA) National Travel Industry Awards (NTIA)... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Eid Escape at Higher Altitudes

Experience the serenity of Alila Jabal Akhdar, in the neighbouring Sultanate of Oman this Eid Al-Fitr. Elevated 2000 metres above sea level, the resort offers unparalleled views of the Al Hajar... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Sri Lanka to join Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Regional Organization

Shekhar Niyogi from Kolkata declared, that Sri Lanka would be joining the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Organization by the end of 2014. And this would leverage the consortium’s inter-island... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

All Black surprise for West Ham in Wellington

New Zealand’s capital city Wellington may be in the throes of football fever with two English Premier League sides in town – but in a rugby loving nation, the national game is never far away.... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Finnish Hospitality Chain selects eRevMax for online expansion and revenue growth

Kotimaailma Apartments, one of the leading apartment-hotel chains in Finland, has partnered with eRevMax to expand its business exposure and optimize online revenue. All five properties owned by the... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Tourists can witness The Melted Arctic through “environmental disaster tourism”

The largest land predators in the world are Polar bears. Confined to arctic climes, they are gigantic, powerful swimmers, and deadly hunters. They are the second-best bear, but they risk going... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Australia’s international tourism campaign hits its target in enticing Chinese & high-yield tourists

Australia’s international tourism campaign has achieved its target in attracting Chinese and other high-yield tourists that it is expected to remain in place for at least another seven years. … [Read more...]

Malaysia PM agreed with Ukrainian separatists

As reported by Reuters India, the Malaysian Prime Minister succeeded to broker an agreement with Ukrainian separatists controlling the East Ukrainian region where MH17 was shot down. read more … [Read more...]

Morgans Hotel Group Announces Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Date And Conference Call Information

Morgans Hotel Group Co. (NASDAQ: MHGC) today announced that it will release its second quarter 2014 results before the market opens on Friday, August 8, 2014. … [Read more...]

Can Your Blog Qualify You for Business Credit Cards?

Disclosure:  Emily & I get a commission for links on the blog. You don’t have to use our links, but we’re very grateful when you do.  American Express is a Million Mile Secrets advertising partner. Million Mile Secrets reader Andrew commented: Can … [Read more...]

Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) is on track for a Record Breaking Year

Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) has reason to celebrate as it reaches the end of Q2 with a 13% rise in revenue and a 6% increase in room nights compared to the same time last year. It has... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]