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Pasadena travel bookshop Distant Lands will close bricks-and-mortar store to focus on web sales

5 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Distant Lands, a Pasadena travel shop that has sold books, maps, accessories and staged programs by writers since 1989, will close it brick-and-mortar store on Friday. On Distant Lands' website, owner Adrian Kalvinskas said the shop would continue as a web-based retailer at distantlands.com , specializing...
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What to do when travelers shop around

5 monthes ago   |   By Move Global

When business travelers comparison shop on consumer sites, the corporate travel program takes a hit, Advito's Michael Silvey writes in a blog published by the business travel consultancy.
“Travelers who search for information externally will already have ideas about the price of the trip and may be emotionally invested in a particular itinerary or type of accommodation,” explains Silvey, senior director and practice area leader of Traveler Engagement for Advito.
“If the options available through your program don't match up, travelers will be disappointed or dissatisfied. That can snowball...
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Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

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Turkmenistan Airlines orders Boeing 777-200lr

Turkmenistan Airlines orders Boeing 777-200lr

Turkmenistan Airlines said that it would be adding a single Boeing 777-200LR to its fleet. In fact, the national carrier of Turkmenistan will now have a total of four of the... Read more ...

China listing its villages to develop rural tourism

China listing its villages to develop rural tourism

The villages in China are popular among the international tourists for its scenic beauty. Now the Chinese government is looking to list a number of key villages for promoting... Read more ...

AC Hotels by Marriott Announces the Opening of its First Hotel in Jamaica

AC Hotels by Marriott Announces the Opening of its First Hotel in Jamaica

With the opening of AC Hotels Kingston, Jamaica, AC Hotels by Marriott brings the brand's forward-thinking design approach tothe island. Inspired by the signature vision of... Read more ...

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Visa-free travel has impacted increase of Chinese tourists to Turkey

Last year was declared as “Turkey Tourism Year” in China. Chinese pop song with lyrics referring to “romantic Turkey” almost doubled the number of tourists from China in 2018... Read more ...

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While the world adjusts to the new world in global trade, tourism is flourishing with China in the driver's seat. As per data by Tourism Economics, 630 million foreign visitors... Read more ...

Announcing My Summer Book Tour

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Posted: 6/19/2019 | June 19th, 2019 Last month, I announced the release of my next book, Ten Years a Nomad: A Traveler's Journey Home . It's about how I became a traveler, my... Read more ...

Beirut has introduced a hop-on/hop-off bus tour service with huge growth in...

Beirut has introduced a hop-on/hop-off bus tour service with huge growth in visitors

Beirut has introduced a hop-on/hop-off bus tour service as the Lebanese capital witnesses a major visitor growth. The tourist numbers heading to Beirut has constantly increased... Read more ...

Tourism NZ announces its next installment of 100% Pure NZ campaign

Tourism NZ announces its next installment of 100% Pure NZ campaign

A new content series ‘Good Morning World Tourism' has been published by Tourism New Zealand, as part of its 100% Pure Welcome - 100% Pure New Zealand campaign, to “welcome”... Read more ...

Indonesia and the Philippines can take benefit a lot from the vast tourism...

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The Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has recently highlighted that Indonesia and the Philippines can take benefit a lot from the vast opportunities that exist in the... Read more ...

Gatwick served 46.4 million passengers for FY 2018-19, revenues hit £810.8...

Gatwick served 46.4 million passengers for FY 2018-19, revenues hit £810.8 million

U.K.'s second largest airport, Gatwick, served 46.4 million passengers for the year ending March 31, 2019. It included additional 1.1 million long-haul passengers. The income... Read more ...