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Zimbabwe witnesses 4% increase in tourist arrivals last year

2 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tour World

Zimbabwe saw tourist arrivals increase to 4% in the nine months to September 2018 to 1.8 million from 1.7 million in the same period the previous year.
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In 2018, Grenada was recorded with 500,000 visitors!

In 2018, Grenada was recorded with 500,000 visitors!

2 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Grenada attained historic milestone last year greeting more than half a million visitors to the shores of the destination.
Spread across all the niche markets, the combined cruise, yachting and stay over arrivals for 2018 was around 528,077 representing a 12.90 percent growth over 2017.
A powerful performance was recorded in stay over arrivals with a 9.97 percent growth, moving from 146,375 to 160,970 visitors with special emphasis given to the bumper Christmas season in which an expansion of 17 percent was recorded.
In 2018, Canada recorded the highest growth rate with a 19.05 percent...
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Last year, Nepal welcomed record tourists!

Last year, Nepal welcomed record tourists!

2 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

In 2018, tourist arrivals in Nepal topped one million for the first time. This got boosted up by increased visitors from countries like India, China, the U.S., Sri Lanka and the U.K.
The Himalayan nation witnessed the number of tourists to rise nearly 25 percent as it welcomed a record of 1,173,072 visitors in last year, the country's tourism authorities said Tuesday.
Nepal's tourism minister, Rabindra Adhikari, called the new total “remarkable.” 2018 also witnessed a record of 807 climbers who reached the summit of Mount Everest, including 563 summits from Nepal.
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Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport Puts Spring in Its Step

Summer Schedule 2019: Frankfurt Airport Puts Spring in Its Step

Frankfurt Airport continues to strengthen its status as Germany's leading international aviation hub. Starting on March 31, travelers will be able to fly from Frankfurt to a... Read more ...

Food, Wine and Excellent Tunes: The West's Festival Scene Is Hopping

Food, Wine and Excellent Tunes: The West's Festival Scene Is Hopping

Whether your ideal festival scene is spending the day tasting world-class wines or listening to a symphony under the stars, there's something special about experiencing the... Read more ...

Mobile services increased passenger satisfaction at baggage collection...

Mobile services increased passenger satisfaction at baggage collection, SITA's research

The adoption of technology is heightening passenger satisfaction at baggage collection as per SITA's research 2019 Passenger IT Insights. The passengers are demanding more... Read more ...

Planning Long-Term Travel? 10 Ways to Make the Most of an Extended Stay

Planning Long-Term Travel? 10 Ways to Make the Most of an Extended Stay

Whether it's for business or pleasure, if you have a stint of extended travel on the horizon, consider yourself lucky. With these extended-travel tips on your side, you can... Read more ...

Update on the Temporary Suspension of Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft Operations

Update on the Temporary Suspension of Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft Operations

Reference is made to the stock exchange announcement from Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA on 12 March. Following recommendations by European aviation authorities, Norwegian... Read more ...

Vital Upgrade to Track Near Peterborough Station Means Trains Can Travel At...

Vital Upgrade to Track Near Peterborough Station Means Trains Can Travel At Higher Speeds

Network Rail has completed a £10million project which will allow trains to travel into Peterborough station at higher speeds, paving the way for faster and more frequent... Read more ...

Racing Superstar Lewis Hamilton on Motivation and Why the British Grand Prix...

Racing Superstar Lewis Hamilton on Motivation and Why the British Grand Prix is Electric

2018 was a superb year for Lewis Hamilton. The 33-year-old British racing driver earned his fifth FIA Formula One World Drivers' Championship in October. Then - just two weeks... Read more ...

Iran looks at Bitcoin to protect tourism from US sanctions

Iran looks at Bitcoin to protect tourism from US sanctions

Iran is looking at adopting more Bitcoin and cryptocurrency as a way to ensure the flow of much-needed revenue from its tourism industry. This move comes as state officials try... Read more ...

Greater Orlando Aviation Authority Board Selects New Chairman And Officers

Greater Orlando Aviation Authority Board Selects New Chairman And Officers

The new Board of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority convened for its first meeting today. The first order of official business was the selection of Board officers for the... Read more ...

Norwegian cruise ship Viking Sky rescued from disaster, no casualty

Norwegian cruise ship Viking Sky rescued from disaster, no casualty

Passengers on Viking Sky watched the gray waves churn on Saturday afternoon and the horizon teeter as their massive ship, carrying 1,373 people, was overwhelmed by the... Read more ...