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27 Dec, 2017, 02:40 GMT Jilin to Build China's First World-Class Ski Resort Complex

Baishan city in northeast China's Jilin province, depending on its unique snow and ice resources, aims to become a global high-end snow-ice tourism...


26 Dec, 2017, 15:00 GMT A newly launched panda-themed Chengdu-Europe freight train promotes Sichuan as a compelling tourism destination

As of December 4, 2017, 777 rail journeys between Chengdu International Railway Port and 11 destinations in Europe have been completed, with Prague...


26 Dec, 2017, 11:02 GMT Michelin Star Chef Michel Roth Comes to UAE at Délifrance

The French Chef extraordinaire, Michel Roth hosted a live demo sharing his passion for food and the mastery of French cuisine at Délifrance Dubai...


26 Dec, 2017, 00:00 GMT Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris Speaks Your Language

Introduces multilingual website; now available in Chinese, Spanish, German and French for hotels, destinations, experiences and much more The...


22 Dec, 2017, 15:42 GMT EXPO 2017 has New Discoveries in Store for the Coming Year

This year became a significant one for Kazakhstan due to a landmark event in Astana. A large-scale International Specialized Exhibition EXPO...


22 Dec, 2017, 10:00 GMT SolarWorld: Solar Powered Paradise

SolarWorld supplies solar modules with a capacity of 150 kWp for a hybrid power station on the Maldives island of Ellaidhoo. In the future, guests...


22 Dec, 2017, 08:00 GMT Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris Speaks Your Language

Introduces multilingual website; now available in Spanish, German, French and Chinese for hotels, destinations, experiences and much more The...


21 Dec, 2017, 17:40 GMT The Village at Machrihanish Dunes Named One of the Top Golf Resorts in the UK

The Village at Machrihanish Dunes - the acclaimed Scottish seaside resort - announces that it was named No. 19 in Golf World's inaugural "Top 100...


21 Dec, 2017, 15:53 GMT Equinox Expands Presence in London With St. James's Location

B rand's first standalone E by equinox joins global portfolio of clubs Equinox, the high performance lifestyle leader, today announced the...


21 Dec, 2017, 10:00 GMT Cultural Tourism Market 35.55% CAGR by 2021 | ReportsnReports

Cultural Tourism Market report offers an in-depth analysis of the cultural tourism market. Key players in the global cultural tourism market: ACE...


21 Dec, 2017, 09:53 GMT New Year's Eve: Survey Shows Amsterdam & Edinburgh the Priciest Cities in Europe

Amsterdam and Edinburgh are the most expensive destinations in Europe for overnight stays on New Year's Eve, according to a survey by French...


21 Dec, 2017, 09:10 GMT Magnic Light's New €1 Million Kickstarter Campaign Introduces Revolutionary All-in-1 Cycling Lights

Thinking about cycling lights in the dark season often evokes images of squeaking, slipping dynamos, empty batteries or torn cables, but the new...


20 Dec, 2017, 12:00 GMT Motorcycle Rental Market Forecast to Grow at 7.74% CAGR by 2021 | ReportsnReports

Commenting on the Global Motorcycle Rental Market 2017-2021 report, an analyst says the latest trend gaining momentum in the market is General...


20 Dec, 2017, 08:00 GMT Grand Opening of 'Poema del Mar' Aquarium in Gran Canaria

The long-awaited inauguration of Poema del Mar, an innovative aquarium launched by the company Loro Parque, took place on Sunday, 17th December...


19 Dec, 2017, 13:37 GMT Bloggers Welcome - The Biggest Surprise Was Hannover

This year, around 70 travel bloggers visited Hannover and afterwards posted their personal highlights and discoveries in their blogs and social...


19 Dec, 2017, 08:00 GMT Musement Aligns with Ingresso to Provide Direct Real-Time Access to UK and US Attractions

Travel discovery and booking company Musement have partnered with ticketing technology firm Ingresso, which was acquired earlier this year and is...


19 Dec, 2017, 03:54 GMT Sanya Expects to Set New Record of 18 million Visitors in 2017

- City Projects 70 Percent Jump in Inbound Tourists by the end of 2017 Sanya, China's top destination for island tourism, received a total of...


18 Dec, 2017, 13:04 GMT British Youth Travel Awards: Celebrating Excellence in Youth Travel

The British Youth Travel Awards are co-ordinated by BETA, reward and celebrate the excellent work and high standards that our members and industry...


18 Dec, 2017, 07:36 GMT Magnolias Ratchadamri Boulevard to host 'Beautiful Bangkok', Thailand's first world-class high-rise 3D projection mapping show, bringing a magical year-end to Ratchaprasong Square

Magnolias Ratchadamri Boulevard (MRB), a super-luxury mixed-use development by Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC), is hosting...


18 Dec, 2017, 07:01 GMT Deer Jet makes history with maiden Antarctic landing

Deer Jet made history by becoming the first Chinese private jet operator to fly from China to the Antarctic. The arrival of one the company's...


14 Dec, 2017, 14:14 GMT Zugspitze: New Record-breaking Cable Car to the Top of Germany

The cable car's inaugural journey on December 21st 2017 will mark the beginning of a new era: one in which the state of the art cable car...


14 Dec, 2017, 13:31 GMT Hainan Receives Record One Million Inbound Visits in 2017

On December 6, the inbound visits received by Hainan International Tourism Island went beyond 1 million as UT725 Flight (Moscow - Sanya) landed at...


14 Dec, 2017, 09:27 GMT TOPHOTELPROJECTS: Motel 6 Parent Company and Expedia Agree on Loyalty Program Enrollment Deal

As more large hotel chains have invested their time, money and energy in launching their own direct-booking campaigns, online travel agency sites...


14 Dec, 2017, 01:00 GMT Chinese Theme Park Visitors Will Spend Four Times More on Food and Drink If Technology Is Improved Finds Omnico

68% of Chinese theme park visitors will spend up to four times more than normal on food and drink if they can use mobile phone apps to order in...


13 Dec, 2017, 13:00 GMT Upgraded Cape Town Pass Helps Save Time and Money as Visitors Flock to South Africa's 'Mother City'

With international visitor arrivals to Cape Town up by more than 25 per cent[*] and further growth expected, the revamped Cape Town Pass...