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Officials pinpoint that international visitors should feel at home in Greece

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Greece, one of the most preferred tourism destinations in the world. It is a safe country for the travelers with all the essential measures having been taken by the officilas to make sure a unique carefree experience, officials have said.
“Travel within the country is relaxed, safe and reasonably priced,” the Ministry of Tourism told Xinhua, sending a message that the mainland and the Greek islands are safe places with a genuine thematic tourism experiences all through the year.
In Greek economy, tourism has been a customary pillar for decades and a main driver to develop even during the...
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Emirates Group makes its foray into the German tourism market

Emirates Group makes its foray into the German tourism market

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Dnata, which has a widespread international portfolio of aviation services and travel businesses, is taking control over Tropo for a hidden sum in a contract also including TV advertising worth several million euros for 2018 and 2019.
Tropo is a vibrant tour operator providing low-cost yet high-quality travel packages, last-minute vacations and hotel reservations. As per fvw estimates, it had revenues of around €90 million last year. Also, it produces travel offers for the Eurowings Holidays travel portal.
To quote Iain Andrew, Divisional Senior Vice President, Travel Services, dnata, “We...
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Inside Alamo Drafthouse's beta test of its movie-ticket subscription plan, which has a waitlist of over 40,000 after less than a month

Inside Alamo Drafthouse's beta test of its movie-ticket subscription plan, which has a waitlist of over 40,000 after less than a month

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Kathy Tran
Theater chain Alamo Drafthouse is beta testing its movie ticket subscription service, Alamo Season Pass.
Business Insider got details about the plan from Drafthouse chief technology officer, Mikey Trafton.
The pass is only being used by a few hundred people at the chain's Yonkers, New York location, but over 40,000 are on a waitlist to use the pass .
Currently, the subscription price is between $15 and $20 for unlimited 2D and 3D movies (including going back and seeing the same movie as many times as you want).
Alamo Season Pass will be expanding to other locations in the...
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I've spent 6 months traveling the world on business, and I've found the perfect way to make airports less miserable

I've spent 6 months traveling the world on business, and I've found the perfect way to make airports less miserable

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Samantha Lee/Business Insider Hollis Johnson
Business travel can be an exhausting experience, with hundreds of hours wasted in airport terminals.
The best tool for business travelers to make productive, fun use of their time is access to airport lounges at the airports they are flying into or out of.
I've gained access to airport lounges through my credit card, which offers a free Priority Pass membership as a perk. Priority Pass has access to over 1,200 lounges all over the world.
Access to lounges has made traveling much more relaxed and enjoyable experience, as I can spend my downtime...
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Welcome to Georgia

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Tourism gets support to generate jobs & local prosperity

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Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square awarded best medium sized...

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To safeguard Highlands, tourist tax is imperative!

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Florence death toll rises to 31 as flooding continues to wreak havoc

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