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Travel News: August 30, 2016

Flying through Doha? Airport adds a new departure tax USA Today Qatar’s Hamad International Airport near the capital city of Doha has become one of the world’s fastest-growing airports, fueled … Read More

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Ritz Carlton Amelia Island, Florida

Travel News: August 25, 2016

Moscow airport gets Kalashnikov souvenir shop USA Today Russian gun manufacturer Kalashnikov, maker of the AK-47 assault rifles, has opened a souvenir shop at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport. News of the … Read More

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Wat Arun Bangkok Thailand

Travel News: August 24, 2016

Carnival Cruise Line to Make Maiden Visits to Thailand and Vietnam Cruise Critic Carnival Cruise Line is planning a voyage from Sydney to Singapore, which will include the company’s first … Read More

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Alsace France

Travel News: August 23, 2016

Wyoming prepares for 2017 total solar eclipse tourism rush Casper Star-Tribune Online Officials in Wyoming’s Teton County are already setting up management plans to prepare for a crush of 40,000 … Read More

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Machu Picchu Peru

Travel News: August 19, 2016

A ‘Golden Girls’-Themed Restaurant Is Headed to NYC Eater Time to book a flight to New York City: The Northern Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights is getting a Golden Girls-themed … Read More

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Travel News: August 18, 2016

“Airbnb of China” challenges hotels with international expansion Luxury Daily Chinese home-sharing service Tujia is expanding its sphere of influence beyond its home country. The “Airbnb of China” has acquired … Read More

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Travel News: August 16, 2016

Still Too Little Investment In Promoting Vietnam Tourism Forbes Vietnam’s tourism authorities have signaled their intention to boost the funding for marketing the country as an international tourist destination, however … Read More

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Sydney Opera House Australia

Travel News: August 15, 2016

Muggings, violence during Olympics highlight Brazil’s tourism woes USA TODAY Immediately after celebrating the news that their daughter was named to Australia’s Olympic synchronized swimming team, Andrew and Leisel Rogers started to … Read More

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Travaasa Hana

Travel News: August 12, 2016

Wellness tourism primed for growth from men, Southeast Asia Luxury Daily Wellness tourism is projected for an 11 percent compound annual growth rate through 2020, according to Technavio analysts. For … Read More

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Airplane DC National Airport

Travel News: August 11, 2016

Delta System Failure Marks Wake-Up Call for Airline Industry Bloomberg The failure of Delta Air Lines Inc.’s worldwide computer network this week spotlights the vulnerability of the information systems sustaining … Read More

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Ritz Carlton Berlin Germany

Travel News: August 10, 2016

Thailand mulls location-tracking SIM cards for tourists Channel NewsAsia Thailand could issue all foreign tourists with location-tracking SIM cards under plans announced on Tuesday (Aug 9) by the telecoms regulator, … Read More

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London England UK

Travel News: August 9, 2016

Delta is latest airline to trip over technology USA TODAY Delta became the latest airline felled by technology when a computer outage overnight led to hundreds of canceled flights and thousands of stranded travelers in … Read More

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Strasbourg France

Travel News: August 8, 2016

United Airlines Revamping Some Fees For MileagePlus Members The Consumerist Determining what fees you’ll have to pay when making changes to your United Airlines itinerary is about to get a … Read More

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Bundestag Berlin Germany

Travel News: August 5, 2016

Thailand’s tourism boom: it’s over Financial Times After years of rapid expansion, the growth of Thailand’s tourism industry is slowing. In the second quarter of 2016, arrivals increased a relatively … Read More

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Alta Norway

Travel News: August 4, 2016

Emirates plane catches fire in Dubai; hundreds escape CNN Hundreds of passengers escaped after an Emirates flight skidded on a runway and burst into flames Wednesday at Dubai International Airport. … Read More

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Melbourne, Australia

Travel News: August 3, 2016

Cuba cruises on hold at Royal Caribbean USA TODAY Royal Caribbean International is all prepared to go to Cuba, having spent $50 million refurbishing the 1,840-passenger Empress of the Seas … Read More

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Ranua Lapland Finland

Travel News: August 2, 2016

Uber Now Lets Businesses Book Rides for Their Customers Fortune Uber continues to add to its tools for corporate clients. Transportation has long been a helpful extra service that businesses … Read More

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Avignon France

Travel News: July 28, 2016

Tourists in France ‘to get armed guards’ as backpacks banned from beaches amid bomb fears Telegraph.co.uk Armed police and soldiers will be deployed to protect holidaymakers visiting France this summer … Read More

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Cologne Germany

Travel News: July 27, 2016

Cologne cathedral hires lawyer to stop Pokemon hunters AP The Catholic Church has hired a lawyer to tackle a plague of “Pokemon Go” players invading Cologne Cathedral. Local daily Express … Read More

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REYKJAVIK ICELAND

Travel News: July 26, 2016

Germany increases security at railway stations and airports euronews Germany’s interior minister says he has ordered increased security at airports and train stations after four violent attacks in less than … Read More

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Paris Metro sign

Travel News: July 25, 2016

American Airlines on travel demand: ‘We do expect Europe to get worse’ USA Today American Airlines officials refused to say Friday what changes they anticipate for flights to the United Kingdom. … Read More

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Airplane DC National Airport

Travel News: July 22, 2016

Computer glitch could cost Southwest up $10 million, CEO says USA Today Southwest CEO Gary Kelly said the airline is investigating Wednesday’s technology failure that knocked the company’s website offline … Read More

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Sydney Australia

Travel News: July 21, 2016

Virgin Australia Los Angeles flights: New business class, premium economy launched Traveller Virgin Australia has launched its new international business, premium and economy classes on Wednesday at a ceremony at … Read More

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Venice Italy

Travel News: July 20, 2016

The latest hotel amenity: Adult coloring books USA Today Hotels are refusing to stay inside the lines as they offer exclusive adult coloring books as an unconventional amenity to help … Read More

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Edinburgh Scotland UK

Travel News: July 19, 2016

Edinburgh Airport welcomes first WOW air flight Edinburgh Evening News Edinburgh Airport has welcomed the first WOW air flight from Iceland. Travellers arriving from the Nordic nation, as well as … Read More

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LAS VEGAS NEVADA

Travel News: July 18, 2016

Ethiopia’s world heritage sites are fueling a tourism boom as Kenya and Tanzania take a hit Quartz Ethiopia’s tourism industry is not doing badly. Named the world’s best tourist destination … Read More

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Ritz Carlton Chengdu China

Travel News: July 14, 2016

Faroe Islands: Cruise boycott hits tourism Deutsche Welle Two German cruise companies have agreed no longer to feature the Faroe Islands. The move comes in response to pressure from animal … Read More

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bangkok airport

Travel News: July 13, 2016

Virgin Atlantic will fly the Airbus A350 USA Today Virgin Atlantic will buy eight of Airbus’ new A350 widebody jets and plans to lease another four, calling the jet its “future flagship.” … Read More

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Budapest, Hungary

Travel News: July 12 2016

American’s New International Premium Economy Will Begin as a Free Upgrade for Elites Skift American Airlines plans to launch an international premium economy product later this year — the first … Read More

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Dubrovnik Croatia

Travel News: July 8, 2016

DOT: Eight airlines awarded flights to Havana USA Today Eight U.S. airlines have tentatively been awarded flights to Havana, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced Thursday. The decision would give … Read More

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Charlotte Amalie St Thomas

Travel News July 7, 2016

US hotels interested in expanding to Cuba find Airbnb already established there Los Angeles Times Starwood Hotels & Resorts this year became the first U.S. hotelier to ink a deal … Read More

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Reykjavik, Iceland

Travel News: July 6, 2016

Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre Hotel Opens Hotel News Resource Canopy by Hilton and Icelandair Hotels have announced the opening of the world’s first Canopy hotel in the city … Read More

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Shibuya Crossing

Travel News: July 5, 2016

Asiana Airlines to Launch Second Low-Cost Carrier Wall Street Journal South Korea’s Asiana Airlines Inc. obtained government approval to launch its second low-cost airline. The company, which owns a 46% … Read More

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Whitsundays Queensland Australia

Travel News: July 4, 2016

United now serving better coffee, upgrades to illy USA Today Coffee drinkers are getting a major upgrade on United Airlines. Starting Friday (July 1), the carrier is switching to Italian … Read More

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Istanbul Turkey

Travel News: July 30, 2016

Ferragamo seeks to preserve Florentine culture in restoration effort Luxury Daily Italian footwear label Salvatore Ferragamo is giving back to its hometown of Florence with a project that will restore … Read More

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Alberta Canada Road

Travel News: June 29, 2016

Deadly Suicide Bombings Hit Istanbul’s Ataturk Airport Huffington Post Three suicide bombers attacked Istanbul Ataturk Airport late Tuesday evening, killing at least 41 people and wounding 239 others, Turkish authorities … Read More

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Rotterdam Netherlands

Travel News: June 27, 2016

Virgin Atlantic just used behavioral science to ‘nudge’ its pilots into using less fuel. It worked Washington Post In an unusual experiment that could have major implications for the role … Read More

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Tulum, Mexico

Travel News: June 23, 2016

Outlander linked to boost in Scottish tourism Herald Scotland Hit TV series Outlander has been credited with providing a boost to Scottish tourism, which has seen its fourth consecutive year … Read More

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