Tag archive for ‘Travel’
By Millie Atkinson On Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Tourism game changers in Dubai

It’s a new year and new challenge for Gerald Lawless who is taking up his new tourism and hospitality role at Dubai Holding and assuming the Chairmanship of the World Travel & Tourism Council in April 2016. Dubai More...

By Millie Atkinson On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

2014 Thanksgiving Travel Survival Guide released

The travel experts are helping you survive the busiest travel day of the year with their 2014 Thanksgiving Travel Survival Guide, just released today. Over 24 million people are expected to travel over the Thanksgiving More...

By Millie Atkinson On Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

US business travel spending forecast shows economic confidence

A forecast by The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) found that US originated business travel grew nearly 3 percent year-over-year, with company spending for business travelers increasing 7.6 percent to $71.2 More...

By Millie Atkinson On Thursday, May 29th, 2014

Nevis Month for Romance

Most people visit the Caribbean for sun, sand and sea but Nevis is the island that also brings along romance. Tucked away in the Eastern Caribbean this small island has it all. It may be families of vervet monkeys More...

By Millie Atkinson On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Shopping and travel go hand in hand

The UN World Tourism Organization’s (UNWTO) Global Report on Shopping Tourism offers a series of practical guidelines and principles for all destinations interested in developing shopping tourism. The report includes More...

By Millie Atkinson On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Travel and tourism leaders express grave concern as summer travel commences

Global competitiveness and economic and job growth are all severely imperiled by the United States’ collapsing transportation infrastructure, overwhelming numbers of business leaders say in a survey conducted More...

By Millie Atkinson On Thursday, May 1st, 2014

European Travel Commission (ETC) targets tourists from Latin America

The European Travel Commission (ETC) exhibited at World Travel Market (WTM) Latin America in Sao Paulo (Brazil) from April 23-25, 2014. ETC and the National Tourism Organizations of Flanders (Belgium), Ireland, More...

By Millie Atkinson On Monday, April 28th, 2014

20th Anniversary as One of the Top 50 Travel Agencies in the U.S.

In 1994, Michael Gross and Randall Warren cofounded GlobalTravel with the objective of becoming the Costco of the travel industry: building up millions of members, and helping them save money on their business and More...

By Paul Lewis On Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Africa Travel Week concept introduced by Uganda tourism

Derek Houston, the Africa Representative of Reed Exhibitions, is set to introduce the concept of the Africa Travel Week, which includes among other components the World Travel Market Africa, held in Cape Town between More...