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World Routes handed over to Guangzhou, China, for 2018

World Routes handed over to Guangzhou, China, for 2018

The annual World Routes forum has officially been handed over to next year’s host city, Guangzhou, at a ceremony in Barcelona. World Routes brings together airlines, airports and destinations to plan and negotiate future air services.

World Travel Awards touches down in St. Petersburg

World Travel Awards touches down in St. Petersburg

World Travel Awards has landed in St. Petersburg, as the finishing touches are put together in preparation of the Europe Gala Ceremony. The highly anticipated event will take place at the Marble Hall, Russian Museum of Ethnography this Saturday, September 30th, while the official after party will be held in the ballroom at the luxurious five-star Hotel Astoria.

Caribbean Tourism Organisation to focus on recovery at special session

Caribbean Tourism Organisation to focus on recovery at special session

In the wake of the catastrophic impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria on some member countries, the Caribbean Tourism Organisation is adding a special session to the upcoming State of the Tourism Industry Conference in Grenada. The event will focus on how to recover and rebuild after a major disaster.