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Inter-American Bank to help Barbados in hiking tourist numbers

Barbados plans to increase the appeal of its tourism attractions with support from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). Barbados plans to focus on encouraging more spending by visitors on its... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

South African tourism aims to boost tourism sector

South Africa is currently implementing various interventions for improving and boosting the tourism sector and use it to ignite growth, create jobs and fight poverty.   Sisa Ntshona, CEO of the... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Russia, Turkey to ink pact for tourism resurrection

Turkey is keen to further develop tourism relations with Russia and has started to win back Russian tourists in 2017. Both countries are working on the preparation of a new intergovernmental... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Tourism Ireland welcomes new Icelandair flight from Reykjavik to Dublin

Tourism Ireland warmly welcomes today’s announcement by Icelandair of its new flight from Keflavík to Dublin. The new service will operate six times per week, commencing in May 2018.   Niall Gibbons,... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Tourism Ireland welcomes new Icelandair flight from Reykjavik to Dublin

Tourism Ireland warmly welcomes today’s announcement by Icelandair of its new flight from Keflavík to Dublin. The new service will operate six times per week, commencing in May 2018.   Niall Gibbons,... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Tourism in Trinidad and Tobago has a long way to go

Global tourism, as estimated by the WTTC, is the world’s biggest industry. The tourism industry is projected to grow by 3.9 percent per year.   Travel and tourism has become an undeniable... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Believers, non believers and cynics argue on sustainability

This year has been stated by the United Nations World Tourism Organization as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism. When the conference Pure, organized every year in Marrakech, Morocco,... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

African nations with strict visa policies are restricting tourist visits

Thirty-one-year-old Omar Muhudin Abdulle is trying to attract tourists to his hometown, Mogadishu. His company, Visit Mogadishu, arranges for tours to the city’s beaches, markets, and historical... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

To boost pilgrim tourism, Saudi Arabia is keeping no stones unturned

According to a recent statement released by the wealth fund of Saudi Arabia on Monday, that the body is establishing two new companies in order to enhance th pilgrim numbers that the Kingdom can host... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

UNWTO initiated SMTE conference in Jamaica to boost tourism radically

Jamaican Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has stated that operators of small and medium-size tourism enterprises (SMTEs) are poised to benefit from the United Nations World Tourism Organization... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

NHI Bandung Institute holds tourism jamboree, several int’l institutes participate

The NHI Bandung Institute of Tourism (STP NHI Bandung) recently held the International Tourism Jambore (ITJ) at Buru Masigit Kareumbi Park in West Java to celebrate the World Tourism Day on Sept. 27.... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

SA Tourism stands tall amidst economic disarray

The South African Tourism stood out as a pillar of hope through all the storm clouds of a distressed economy and recent attacks on tourists.   According to the PwC’s Hospitality outlook:... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Borders Railway opened to boost tourism of the region

Over 35 million mark the VisitScotland’s international marketing campaign has reached in last two years. This campaign aims to promote the Borders Railway, yielding a massive boost in tourism of this... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

WTTC invites entries for Tomorrow Awards 2018

With an intention to display their sustainable best practices, the World Travel & Tourism Council or WTTC invites Travel & Tourism organizations by entering in the Tourism for Tomorrow Awards... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]