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Honduras - paradise of biodiversity

Incredible though it may seem, this is the smallest number of birds that you can spot at The Lodge at Pico Bonito, Honduras, in the space of a just a few kilometers accom [...]


Adventure Canada's New Ship: Ocean Endeavour

Travel industry news headlines, important announcements, press releases

Ocean Endeavour is the ideal expedition vessel for cruising in style to the wildest parts of the planet. [...]


Business travelers want latest technology and best gadgets

A survey from hotel solutions provider HRS, conducted with the Fraunhofer IAO, has revealed that smartphones, tablets and corresponding apps are essential companions for [...]


Auckland Zoo named one of NZ elite tourist attractions

Auckland Zoo has been endorsed as one of New Zealand's elite tourist attractions with recent Qualmark certification as an Endorsed Visitor Activity and an Enviro Gold awa [...]


Aviation News

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Its not an airline seat, it's The Residence by Etihad

The CEO of Etihad Airways, James Hogan, in Abu Dhabi flew in Juergen T. Steinmetz from eTN and more than 120 other journalists from around the world to reveal a new begin [...]


Boeing: China will lead the Asia Pacific region in new airplane deliveries

Boeing, China's leading provider of passenger airplanes, projects a demand in the country for 6,020 new airplanes over the next 20 years, valued at USD870 billion. [...]


British Airways begins installing new seats in Euro Traveller cabin

itting-out has begun on 95 British Airways A320 series aircraft with new slimmer charcoal grey leather seats designed to enable the addition of extra capacity in the Euro Traveller (Economy) cabin. Each aircraft takes around three days at BA’s Gatwick engineering base [...]


Hospitality News

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Marriott International opens its 4,000th hotel

Marriott Hotels has announced the opening of the company's 4,000th hotel: Marriott Marquis Washington, DC A remarkable milestone, this hotel–the capital's largest [...]


First capsule hostel to open in Antwerp, Belgium

The ASH, short for Antwerp Student Hostel, opens this week and has found its inspiration in the Japanese capsule hotels [...]


Marriott named to World's Most Innovative Companies List

Marriott International was recently named to the Forbes World's Most Innovative Companies List, ranking as the highest hotel company and Nr. 18 overall. [...]


Trends, Report and Research News

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2014 international business travel: Big regional differences, stable global trends

A growing number of travel managers worldwide (42 percent) expect business travel costs to increase in 2014. [...]


10 biggest 2015 travel trends

Planning ahead is always a wise travel move, and it's certainly not too early to start thinking about making plans for 2015. [...]


Legs, head or bottom? Which body part wants airlines' attention the most?

Let’s face it. Airlines are packing passengers in like sardines. They are revamping their aircraft to fit more passengers, of course, because they can make more money that way. [...]


What's On

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First submarine wreck dive trail in UK opens to tourists

A wreck on the seabed in the Solent has become the first submarine dive trail in the UK opened up to tourists. [...]


Fountains of Bellagio learn new dance

On Wednesday, September 17, the beat dropped and water soared when world-renowned DJ/producer Tiesto brought the iconic Fountains of Bellagio to life with a never-before-heard medley of three songs off his new album, A Town Called Paradise. [...]


New expedition will be first to map Madagascar's Limestone Labyrinth

National Geographic award-winning travel company Kensington Tours has partnered with Adventure Science with the support of Delta Air Lines to announce the first ever expedition to the remote unexplored northern section of the Strict Nature Reserve of Madagascar's Great Tsingy. [...]


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