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Tourism ‘gutted’ by massive cancellations after UK redlisted SA

Massive cancellations started pouring in as soon as the UK put SA back on its red list of tougher travel regulations. This follows the announcement by the South African government that a new variant has been identified in the country. Tourism and hospitality leaders share their views on the devastating …

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France pledges $ 2.2 billion to strengthen appeal to tourists

(Bloomberg) – France is pledging € 1.91 billion ($ 2.2 billion) to help boost the country’s attractiveness as a tourist destination in a plan presented by Prime Minister Jean Castex on Saturday. Renovating hotels, cafes, restaurants and other facilities to make them more environmentally friendly, for example by boosting bicycle …

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Barceloneta beach in Spain chosen as one of the best destinations for British tourists | Travel News | To travel

Spain is one of the UK’s top tourist destinations and many Britons visit the Mediterranean country for the sun, sand and sea every year. But while many Britons choose to vacation in the beautiful areas of the Costa del Sol and Costa Blanca, one of Spain’s best beaches can be …

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Look: Lebanese ‘mad love’ tourist campaign tempts travelers with offers

1/5 Lebanon’s tourism industry has been in decline since 2011, when war in neighboring Syria broke out, blocking the way for around a quarter of a million visitors, File Photo by Wael Hamzeh / EPA-EFE BEIRUT, Lebanon, November 16 (UPI) – The Lebanese tourism industry understands that the country, mired …

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Antalya continues to lead Mediterranean tourism

The resort town of Antalya in southern Turkey continues to be the Mediterranean’s most popular tourist destination, welcoming the most tourists to the region. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Antalya welcomed 8.6 million visitors in 10 months with its capacity of 680,000 beds. The province has attracted tourists from more than …

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Experts reflect on rural revitalization at forum

A boost to rural revitalization was given at the on-going 4th China International Import Expo. The 2021 International Cooperation Forum in the Culture and Tourism Industries, on the theme “The Global Practice of the Culture Industry for Rural Revitalization”, was held on Saturday. Domestic and foreign experts reflected on successful …

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British expatriate allegedly scammed by company in Murcia, Spain as police investigate | Travel News | To travel

The company was supposed to provide home care to elderly British expatriates living in Mazarrón in Murcia, according to Spanish police. An investigation was opened after a 90-year-old woman was allegedly scammed by her caregiver. Police discovered the elderly expatriate was living alone and had no immediate family when she …

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Spain will remain hot in 2022

Sun-hungry Britons want to flock to the Mediterranean next summer, with Spain’s traditional hotspot regaining its crown as a favorite destination, a study released today (Monday November 1) by WTM London reveals. One-third (34%) of 1,000 consumers surveyed by the WTM Industry Report said they would “definitely” vacation abroad in …

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Valencia named European capital of smart tourism 2022

The city of Valencia in Spain has been named the European Smart Tourism Capital for 2022. The city was chosen by a jury of the European Commission, while the decision was taken after considering Valencia’s achievements in sustainability, accessibility, digitization, cultural heritage and creativity, reports SchengenVisaInfo .com. Other applications from …

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Government appoints tourism officers in 20 missions

The government has appointed tourism officers on missions in 20 countries whose citizens constitute a part of tourist visitors to India. These countries include the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, France, and Singapore. The tourism agents of these embassies and high commissions will be the interlocutor of the Ministry …

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TTG – Travel Industry News

No further support on leave, a lifeline for the travel industry, is expected, as there are reports it could increase air passenger rights on long-haul flights. The prospects for Covid in the UK are also being explored in the press, with a recall campaign reaching full speed and modeling suggesting …

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In pursuit of well-being | TTG Asia

The pandemic is fueling Asia-Pacific travelers’ appetites for wellness tourism, making the region shine for European destinations keen to tap into the flourishing sector, reports Marissa Carruthers. European destinations hope to attract elite Asia-Pacific travelers seeking wellness tourism once travel resumes. As the wellness movement took off before the pandemic, …

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La Palma launches urgent SOS appeal for more tourists after volcano eruption | Travel News | To travel

Patrons of tourism on the island have declared La Palma a “safe and attractive destination” despite the destruction of the volcano. When lava overflowed from the volcano, 981 buildings were damaged without any fatalities. Tourism representatives from La Palma said the island had seen “massive cancellations” of reservations since the …

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Tequila, Jalisco, is certified as the # 1 smart tourist destination in Mexico and Latin America

Tequila , Jalisco, has received certification from the State Merchant Company for the Management of Innovation and Tourism Technologies (SEGITTUR), from the Ministry of Tourism of Spain, as the first smart tourist destination (DTI) in Mexico and in Latin America. Cortesía Sectur via México Desconocido Andador Tequila, Jalisco. Image: Courtesy …

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Where to see the next solar eclipse

September 2, 2035 This eclipse will affect four countries, with a maximum total duration of 2 minutes 54 seconds. In China, the first city in the shadows is Jiuquan, whose one million inhabitants will benefit from 51 seconds of totality. The 2 million inhabitants of Baotou will attend 49 seconds, …

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Fewer tourists flock to Spain

MADRID – The arrival of foreign tourists to Spain increased in July compared to a year earlier although the figures remain far from the levels reached the same month in 2019, before the pandemic. During the month, 4.4 million foreign tourists visited Spain, an increase of 78.3% over the previous …

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Alicante tourism aid

: STRATEGY FOR THE FUTURE: Herick Campos and Jose Chulvi discuss Javea’s sustainable tourist destination plan Photo credit: GVA.es The tourist industry in the province of ALICANTE has received nearly 9 million euros in direct aid from the Generalitat to mitigate the effects of Covid-19. This is more than what …

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Spain received 10 times more tourists

Spain received 10 times more tourists Credit: Pixabay Spain received 2.2 million foreign tourists in June, 10 times more tourists than Spain received in the same month a year earlier. Spain has been hit by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, but is showing fantastic signs of recovery this summer. This year …

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Intempo, the tallest residential building in Europe, is finally completed on Spain’s Costa Blanca

Almost 15 years after construction began, Intempo, an eccentric, M-shaped residential skyscraper rising more than 650 feet above the coastal town of Benidorm, Spain, is finally complete. Initially derailed by the economic crisis of 2008, Intempo’s journey towards full realization has been resolutely out of tempo one, its momentum disrupted …

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