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Animal launches new 2014 summer collection

Animal launches new 2014 summer collection

8 April 2014 Tourism News

Animal, the UK’s leading action sports lifestyle brand, has unveiled its men’s spring and summer range for 2014. The new collection boasts an impressive line up of tees, shirts, vests, sweat tops, board shorts and much more - all pieces inspired by Animal’s passion for beach life and action sports.

Hotel openings target families in 2014

Hotel openings target families in 2014

20 February 2014 Press Release Hotel News

With nearly 90% of parents reporting that their children’s preferences influence vacation destination decisions, hotels are targeting families through new kid-friendly programs, initiatives and outreach.

Fourth record year in a row for destination Germany

Fourth record year in a row for destination Germany

For the fourth year in a row, the German National Tourist Board has registered record numbers of overnight stays by international visitors to the country. Figures for 2013 have exceeded the projected target of 70 million overnights and provisional figures released by the Federal Statistical Office show that 71.6 million overnight stays by international visitors were recorded.

Johnnie Walker completes Explorers’ Club Collection

Johnnie Walker completes Explorers’ Club Collection

17 October 2013 Tourism News

Jonnnie Walker, the world’s leading Scotch whisky brand, has today unveiled the jewel in the crown of its new and exclusive range, the Johnnie Walker Explorers’ Club Collection – the Royal Route. Exclusively available to adventure seekers who adopt the exploratory ethos of the John Walker & Sons agents, this luxury blend completes the first Series of the collection - the Trade Routes Series.

UK visitor numbers to Germany up nearly 11%

UK visitor numbers to Germany up nearly 11%

14 October 2013 Press Release Tourism News

While the autumn mists seem to be closing in, the latest statistics from Destination Deutschland are a ray of sunshine in the autumn gloom.  Throughout the period of July 2013, the number of recorded overnight stays in Germany by visitors from the UK was 561,414 – showing a +10.6% increase compared to the same period for July 2012.

Passenger traffic at European airports up 3.8% during August

Passenger traffic at European airports up 3.8% during August

10 October 2013 Press Release Airline News Tourism News

European airport trade body, ACI EUROPE this morning released its comprehensive report of airport traffic performance during the month of August. The report - which encompasses all scheduled air traffic at Europe’s airports, including networks carriers, low cost carriers, charter and others - reveals a much better performance compared to July, reflecting improvements in economic sentiment across Europe.

Foreign visitors to Murcia up 8.1%

Foreign visitors to Murcia up 8.1%

4 September 2013 Press Release Tourism News

Murcia welcomed 342,054 foreign tourists in the first seven months of 2013, up 8.1% on the same period last year.  25,589 more visitors have so far selected the region for their holidays in 2013, with the French and British leading the charge.