Tourism > Wellness

Wellness tourism experiences record growth

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Now it's official that wellness tourism is a booming sector. As per the latest report, “Global Wellness Tourism Economy” by the nonprofit Global Wellness Institute ' , wellness tourism grew from a $539 billion market in 2015 to $639 billion last year, or 6.5% annually, over twice as fast as tourism overall .
To quote GWI's senior researchers Katherine Johnston and Ophelia Yeung, “The wellness concept is transforming almost every aspect of the travel industry-and wellness tourism will only grow faster in years ahead, as it lies at the powerful intersection of two massive, booming...
Read more ...

 

KZN tourism expects a tourism boom from December

KZN tourism expects a tourism boom from December

1 month ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

KwaZulu-Natal is preparing for a tourism boom in December from both domestic and international sources.
A reduction in the petrol price of R1.50 or thereabouts per litre is expected to encourage more people from Gauteng and the Free State to make the trek to KZN's beaches, while the British Airways direct flight between London and Durban that started at the end of October will bring in more Britons to tan in KZN.
The large slash in the petrol price will make KZN more accessible to a larger number of people from inland provinces.
King Shaka Airport passenger data from the Airports Company...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Wellness      Traveling      Tourism      Food      Health      Travel      Money      Senior      GLOBAL TRAVEL NEWS      TOURISM NEWS      Wellness tourism      Trek      London      Business      Airport      Flights      Africa      Beach      Beaches      Airports      Cape Town      Flight      TOURISM NEWS HOME      KwaZulu-Natal      KZN tourism  


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 ...

Qantas Dreamliner Launches To Hong Kong

Qantas Dreamliner Launches To Hong Kong

The first Qantas Dreamliner service from Australia to Hong Kong took off today, marking the first destination in Asia to be served by the airline's Boeing 787-9. QF29 pushed... Read more ...

Winged Boots Becomes An Official Golf Tour Operator

Winged Boots Becomes An Official Golf Tour Operator

Since conception, Winged Boots has helped organise golf breaks for a range of occasions. From incentive travel trips through our business wing to birthday weekends for those... Read more ...

Leading New Zealand Venues Become Latest Investors In State-Of-The-Art...

Leading New Zealand Venues Become Latest Investors In State-Of-The-Art Toptracer Range Tech

Toptracer Range is continuing its worldwide revolution of practice range facilities as a duo of leading venues in New Zealand have chosen to invest in the company's... Read more ...

British Airways Gears up For The Great Christmas Getaway

British Airways Gears up For The Great Christmas Getaway

British Airways is gearing up for the great Christmas getaway as it prepares to carry over half a million customers over the festive period, with the most popular long-haul... Read more ...

Nepal welcomes 1 million foreign tourists in a year

Nepal welcomes 1 million foreign tourists in a year

Nepal tourism saw an unparalleled achievement in 2018 as the country witnessed arrival of foreign tourists by more than 1 million in a year for the first time in history, Nepal... Read more ...

Metro Toronto Convention Centre Unveils Holiday Windows that Celebrate...

Metro Toronto Convention Centre Unveils Holiday Windows that Celebrate Diversity, Fight Hunger

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre kicked off the festive season with the unveiling of their first-ever holiday windows. The impactful installation will showcase the work of 8... Read more ...

Melbourne Airport treats travellers for Christmas giving away $100,000 in gifts

Melbourne Airport treats travellers for Christmas giving away $100,000 in gifts

Travellers flying though Melbourne Airport during December will have the chance to share in more than $100,000 worth of gifts through the airport's Light Up Christmas... Read more ...

Ultimate Cobbles: Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix Pt III

Ultimate Cobbles: Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix Pt III

Today we have a chance to explore a bit of the countryside around Kortrijk. No one is really interested in pushing themselves any more than they have to. Tomorrow is the big... Read more ...

Where to Go in 2019: USTOA Reveals Top Destinations, Travel Trends and More

Where to Go in 2019: USTOA Reveals Top Destinations, Travel Trends and More

In a recent survey conducted by PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP , the tour operator members of the United States Tour Operators Association named Italy the most popular or “hot”... Read more ...

Festive Season at Four Seasons Hotel Moscow

Festive Season at Four Seasons Hotel Moscow

Festive season is time of magic when the whole city turns into a true fairytale. In December Moscow becomes magnificent: stunning bright lights, lovely festive decorations... Read more ...