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Rwanda park releases 7 relocated lions to restock population
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Tourists watch hungry lions take down prey on African road
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Micronesia Launching Medical Marijuana Program for Tourism
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BRAZIL EXPECTS TOURISM BOOST FROM OLYMPICS 2016
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GOOGLE TESTING NEW INSTANT HOTEL BOOKING FUNCTION
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MEXICAN MINISTRY ACKNOWLEDGES THE IMPORTANCE OF LGBT TOURISM
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International tourist arrivals up 4% in the first four months of 2015
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Airports commission recommends expanding Heathrow
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TripAdvisor helps Singapore visitors to Live Like A Local
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New UK Visa system for Chinese visitors announced by Home Secretary
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UNWTO and the Turkic Council to work together on tourism development
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3 Powerful Ways Hoteliers Can Influence the Booking Decision.
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Survey reveals surprising shifts in travel industry booking trends and travel habits
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Heathrow Airport waves farewell to Terminal 1
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CHINA TO BE HOME OF A SHOPPING MALL WITH A HUGE VERTICAL AQUARIUM
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UnionPay International issues report of 2015 outbound tourism tendency of summer vacation
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Silk Road Tourism Ministers commit to travel facilitation and closer marketing cooperation
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CHILE EXPECTS TOURISM REVENUE OF $50 MILLION FROM FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
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Aviation leaders gather in Miami for IATA AGM
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North Korea hopes to welcome two million tourists
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Tickets to go on sale for London New Year’s Eve fireworks
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CHINESE TRAVELERS PREFER LOCAL EXPERIENCES OVER SHOPPING
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JAPAN ENJOYING AN ECONOMIC BOOST DUE TO TOURISM
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CANADIAN TOURISM REPORTS GROWTH IN NUMBERS AND REVENUE
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Maldives reaches out to Indian visitors with new advertising campaign
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Etihad launches new service to Entebbe, Uganda
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Tourism official highligts Dominican Republic's rapid visitor growth
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New US L-1B Visa Guidance may reduce visa refusal rate
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First Hyatt Place hotel opens in Africa
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Etihad Airways leads World Travel Awards winners in Middle East
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Top travel mobile experiences almost as good as traditional sites
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Ibiza develops its adults-only hotel offering
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JAPANESE MAGLEV TRAIN BREAKS SPEED RECORD AT 603 KM/H
Japan’s magnetic levitation (Maglev) train from the JR Tokai rail company broke the worl...

ITALY: FOREIGN TOURISM IS WORTH 34 BILLION EUROS A YEAR
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Hilton plans to build world's biggest Hampton hotel in Dubai
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AMERICAN TOURISTS HEAD TO EUROPE FOR CHEAP VACATIONS
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How TV and Mobile Technology are Changing the Face of Destination Marketing.
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Brazil and the international travel industry celebrated the opening of the third WTM Latin America
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David Scowsill, president, World Travel & Tourism Council
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Netherlands still one of Britain’s favourite destinations
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Passport Health launches travel document processing service
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Exports from international tourism rise to US$ 1.5 trillion in 2014
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Hotel prices jump up to 58% as spring begins
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Kingdom of Swaziland Minister makes first venture into Carnival of Carnivals
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Zimbabwe's President and his tourism minister: Harmful for African Tourism?
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Rotana Hotels continues Africa expansion with Lagos, Nigeria, opening
Rotana Hotels & Resorts, the leading hotel management company operating hotels across the ...

Americans were Rwanda's top tourists in 2014
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Report reveals fraudsters conning travellers out of £2.2 million a year
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Britain too expensive for holidays say holidaymakers
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Orlando becomes first destination to surpass 60m. visitors, sets new record for U.S. tourism industry
ORLANDO, FLA. - Visit Orlando, the destination's official tourism association, announced t...

Hotel loyalty and reward program features and benefits prove key to member satisfaction
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Passport exit checks begin at UK ports and borders
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Top five airport playgrounds for kids
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YOTEL introduces signature SmartBed
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SRI LANKA: CHINESE ARRIVALS HELP TOURISM EARNINGS GROW 6.6%
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Economies Benefit Greatly from Medical Tourism
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Cheval Residences adds luxury apartments to Knightsbridge property
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Zurich Tourism to install tablets in hotels city wide
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New aircraft models replacing old generation business jets
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UK travel warning on Kenyan coast to include Lamu
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2014 Sees Biggest Immigration Increase in Germany in Years
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Imprived bag handling air transport industry $18 billion says SITA report
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Chinese travelers poised to become the biggest global spenders at McArthurGlen designer outlets in Europe
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River cruising continues to boom in Europe
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Air Seychelles launches new Paris departures
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WTTC: Tourism growth set to outpace global economy in 2015
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Jamaican prime minister welcomes Hyatt Rose Hall to Caribbean
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UK asylum seekers costing country £726,000 a day according to figures
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Value your passport urges Foreign Office in UK
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ClubCorp announces agreement to acquire a collection of six golf clubs
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UK visitors drive up demand for USA travel
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UK Immigration Checks to Cause Travel Delays
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US Immigration Injunction Stands says Texas Judge
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Washington, D.C. named the best city for Sports Travel
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British Museum remains top attraction in UK as numbers surge
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Data quality holds the key to greater profits.
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Park Hyatt Zanzibar welcomes guests to the Spice Island
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Changi Airport in Singapore has been voted the World's Best Airport
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Glasgow learns from London’s errors as Scotland tops the table for visitor growth
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Fewer foreign tourists came to Paris in 2014
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The true value of screen tourism for the UK
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Munich Airport voted best in Europe
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Pacific Ocean gives birth to a new island
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Travel: Do the maths
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Taking off: what’s new in the world
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FRAPORT: No security gap at Frankfurt Airport
Fraport (FRA) today categorically dismissed claims of a security gap at Frankfurt Airport ...

Germany: The land of targeted strikes against tourists
Germany became the land of strikes and unpredictability when it comes to travel and touris...

International Women’s Day: what it means for tourism
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UK Visit Visa System to undergo reforms announces Theresa May
Theresa May has revealed plans to overhaul the visa system for visitors to the UK. Mrs May...

Thousands stranded as Norwegian Air pilots continue their strike
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ITB Berlin sets new record
ITB Berlin, which came to an end on Sunday, was able to cement its position as the world’s...

UK Visit Visa System to undergo reforms announces Theresa May
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H-1B Annual Visa Quota to Open on 1 April 2015
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airberlin: New market leading fare concept and a key focus on customers
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Tourism development in Africa challenged by wildlife crime
Wildlife watching tourism is one of the most important tourism segments in Africa, accordi...

Tourism future hanging in the balance for Burundi
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UNWTO: VISA ON ARRIVAL GROWING IN POPULARITY
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Continued positive outlook for U.S. travel industry
ORLANDO, FLA. – The year ahead is looking good for the travel industry, according to the l...

UAE's largest Spa opens to cater to Middle East clientele
ABU DHABI., UAE - His Highness Sheikh Nahyan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Sp...

Renewed investor interest prompts 86% rise in hotel deals
LONDON - Hotel real estate was the star performer in Europe's property market in 2014 with...

Malaysian state institutes dress code for tourists
PETALING JAYA, Malaysia - Tourists visiting Terengganu must now abide by a dress code proh...

Top Chinese marathoner promises to boost Seychelles Eco-friendly marathon
Sun Yingjie, a top retired Chinese marathoner, has described her experience in Seychelles ...

Tourist attraction's Auschwitz model sparks fury
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US international visitation up eight percent
WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Commerce today announced that 5.8 million internatio...

Foreign students on F-1 student visas add billions to US economy
A new report from the Institute of International Education (IIE) confirms that record numb...

Immigration Minister Admits Spouse Immigration Rules 'Unfair'
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Kenya and Cross River State of Nigeria seek tourism cooperation
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Air Canada reports record 2014 results
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Sheraton brand debuts in Berlin with 394-room Hotel.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts announced that it is expanding its footprint in Germany with the...

Turkish Airlines expands to Abuja, Manila and Taipei
Turkish Airlines adds 3 new destinations in March to its expanding network. With existi...

UK and Ireland launch single visa for Indian tourists
LONDON, England - From today, Indian tourists will be able to visit Britain and Ireland on...

Turkey targets Japanese tourists
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish tourism players have their eyes set on Japanese tourists, as they...

UK businesses waste £370m. on Wi-Fi and roaming charges annually
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Insight Vacations shares what’s trending for travel in 2015 - See more at: http://www.traveldailynews.com/news/article/64538/insight-vac
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WTM Africa 2015 signs new exhibitors from across the continent
WTM Africa 2015 has signed up a number of new exhibitors from across the continent to ceme...

Saudia develops automatic Wi-Fi connection for luxury passengers
Saudia has become the first airline to develop and provide passengers with a dedicated mob...

Australia launches new pilot visa programme for Indian visitors
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Prestige Suite: Another Asian airline revamps its Prestige Class
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Explore a World of Languages on Emirates’ ice
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First batch of express entry skilled migrants to Canada.
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The case for the US Visa Waiver Program
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Africa: Dubai has more international routes to Africa than Africa carriers
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Hawaii's tourism economy reaches third consecutive landmark year
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Turkey: Tourism revenues increased by 6.2 percent in 2014
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Mobile travel shopping hits tipping point – But PC still dominates booking
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Let your dream of an ultimate relaxation be fulfilled in the Caribbean
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VisitBritain launches The Countryside Collection
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UNWTO Taleb Rifai tells Myanmar: You are an example for the world to look at
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US citizen international travel up 12 percent
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Korea and Japan compete for Chinese tourists
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WTM 2014 conference and events sees a record 17,000 attendees
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Blue Monday: Travel interest to warm destinations increases by up to 60% - See more at: http://www.traveldailynews.com/news/article/6428
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United to serve up new premium-cabin dining experience
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Marriott expects to reach one million rooms
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Thailand Tourism Festival 2015 attracted over 600,000 visitors
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Hotel prices drop to lowest in four years
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Czech Republic welcomed record number of tourists in 2014
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Flying first class? It may mean landing first in the United Kingdom
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China: Direct investment in tourism sector expected to hit $490 billion
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IGLTA partners with World Travel Market Africa 2015
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Changes to transit visas
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Israel to build $3.3 million tourist center at a West Bank settlement
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Shanghai offers tax refunds to foreign visitors
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London School of Economics and HomeAway economic impact report of holiday rentals reaches £4.5b. conclusion
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British Airways lets passengers pre-order inflight meals
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Geneva Tourism launches "Geneva Girls' Guide"
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Greek tourist numbers could soar to 27 million
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Growth in US hotel business continues to flirt around the zero line
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Tourism leaders discuss threat to Europe as world’s No.1 destination
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World Travel Market explores the taxing issue of duty-free retail therapy
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New 'Safe Haven' visa announced in Australia
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South Korea's international air traffic up 9.1 percent
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Gulfstream and Qatar Airways sign landmark agreement
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Spain reports record visitor numbers
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88% of UK hoteliers miss chance to fuel guests' holiday excitement
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Portugal hosts world’s largest food & drink travel gathering
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Upgrade of Greece's tourist assets could help spur a stronger economic recovery
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World's largest ship replica cake comes to Queen Mary
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Royal reality awaits convention attendees
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British Airways hands 21-year-old dream job as a pilot
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Need for future Terminal 3 at Frankfurt Airport confirmed by independent institutes
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UK to refund visa cost to Chinese tourists
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IIPT to stage Community Tourism workshop as part of World Symposium in South Africa 2015
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Frankfurt Airport: Limo will pick you up at your home
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IATA: July Passenger Travel Shows Strong Growth
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Barcelona residents march against "binge tourism"
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Japan to conduct survey on foreign toursts’ needs
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Etihad Airways opened new contact center
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Turkey becomes one of world's top medical tourism destinations
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Spain: 36.3 million foreign visitors so far
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Tanzania seeks tourism investors for small islands
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British Airways begins installing new seats in "Euro Traveller" cabin
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London cultural institutions promote capital's exceptional autumn season
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Modi: Clean and tidy environment will boost tourism
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Germany and UK wage "towel war" in Spain
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Chinese Ambassador: London is the greatest cultural city on earth
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Peru wants neighbors to become "border tourists
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HVS African Hotel Valuation Index reveals hotel rooms in Seychelles have the highest value
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Tourist numbers down: Visitors staying away from the Middle East
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IATA advises no flight restrictions
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First global air ambulance program for Chinese travelers launched
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Cruise ship unveils James Bond-style 'multi-sensory underwater lounge' experience

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