Tourism News

South Africa Airlink to finally establish flights to St Helena

South Africa Airlink to finally establish flights to St Helena

South Africa Airlink will offer scheduled commercial air services to St Helena when it starts flights between South Africa and the island later this year. This follows a period of contractual negotiations between St Helena government and the airline.

Shaumari Wildlife Reserve reopens in Jordan

Shaumari Wildlife Reserve reopens in Jordan

Shaumari Wildlife Reserve is once again welcoming the public in this summer following a five-year maintenance and refurbishment programme. The first wildlife protection reserve in Jordan, Shaumari Wildlife Reserve has since its launch in 1975 created a thriving 22 kilometre environment for some of rarest species in the Middle East including, oryx, gazelles, hyena, Imperial Eagles and onagers, to name but a few.

Belize welcomes growth in visitor arrivals in early 2017

Belize welcomes growth in visitor arrivals in early 2017

Belize has seen its overnight European tourism arrivals between January-June 2017 increase by 9.1 per cent year on year, registering a positive trend for the first half of this year and demonstrating a steady growth for tourism numbers.

Earthquake kills two tourists on holiday island of Kos, Greece

Earthquake kills two tourists on holiday island of Kos, Greece

Two people have been killed on the holiday island of Kos following a strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea. The 6.7-magnitude quake hit 12 kilometres north-east of Kos, near the Turkish coast, earlier this morning, with a depth of ten kilometres, the US Geological Survey said.

Delta to add second daily flight from Seattle to Austin

Delta to add second daily flight from Seattle to Austin

Delta Air Lines will add a second daily nonstop flight from Seattle to Austin, Texas, beginning October 1st. Building off the strong results from its service that launched on June 12th, Delta will expand its schedule to provide the only morning departure from Seattle.

New travel company, Pepper, launches in Sri Lanka

New travel company, Pepper, launches in Sri Lanka

The latest addition to Sri Lanka’s booming tourism industry, Pepper, is an online travel company based in Colombo that enables travellers to add a little spice to their trip, in the form of truly authentic Sri Lanka experiences.

Adhesive PR to represent Los Angeles in UK & Ireland

Adhesive PR to represent Los Angeles in UK & Ireland

Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board has appointed Adhesive PR to manage its public relations across the UK & Ireland. Adhesive PR has officially landed in London following the win, having represented the brand in Australia and New Zealand for two years.

Abu Dhabi sees record growth in guest arrivals

Abu Dhabi sees record growth in guest arrivals

Abu Dhabi has achieved a record seven per cent rise in the number of hotel guest arrivals over the first four months of the year in comparison to the same period in 2016. A total of 1,601,145 guests checking into the emirate’s hotels and hotel apartments during the period.