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New tourism website from VisitGuernsey

New tourism website from VisitGuernsey

Showcasing the spectacular landscapes of Guernsey with striking photography and video footage, the new website, which is available in English, with French, German and Dutch sections, has been developed to inspire tourists looking for a beautiful close-to-home island experience.

ETOA: Visa complexity hitting Indian tourism in Europe

ETOA: Visa complexity hitting Indian tourism in Europe

The cost and complexity of the Schengen zone tourist visa process is losing the European tourism industry an estimated $1 billion a year from the Indian market, preliminary findings from European Tourism Association Visa Impact Survey have revealed.

Boudicca kicks off Qatar cruise season

Boudicca kicks off Qatar cruise season

The winter cruise season has kicked off in Qatar with the Boudicca docking at Doha Port earlier. The season, which continues until April, is expected to see nearly double the number of cruise ships that arrived in the 2017/18 season.

British Airways to go daily on Nashville flight next summer

British Airways to go daily on Nashville flight next summer

British Airways is set to increase its flights to Nashville next summer, operating a daily flight between Tennessee and Heathrow. The addition of two extra weekly services means Nashville is British Airways fastest new route to move to a daily service in ten years.

Turismo de Portugal appointed WTTC Destination Partner

Turismo de Portugal appointed WTTC Destination Partner

The Destination Partner category – the newest member classification - amplifies the voice of major national tourism organisations and destination management organisations from across the globe, and will serve to tackle issues within the tourism sector such as overcrowding and crisis preparedness.

Ras Al Khaimah to host PATA Annual Summit

Ras Al Khaimah to host PATA Annual Summit

Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority has announced that the emirate will be hosting the PATA Annual Summit 2020. The four-day event, to be hosted by the Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority, will bring together international thought leaders, industry shapers and senior decision-makers who are professionally engaged with the Asia Pacific region.