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Taal volcano erupts in the Philippines

Taal volcano erupts in the Philippines

The Taal volcano has erupted in the Philippines sending a massive plume of ash and steam over the Batangas province. Nearly 50,000 people living near the volcano have heeded official warnings to evacuate as fears of a larger eruption grow, officials said on Monday.

Ain Dubai reaches construction milestone

Ain Dubai reaches construction milestone

Developed by Meraas, Ain Dubai sits on Bluewaters in the heart of Dubai and, once operational, it will provide residents and visitors extensive views of the iconic city of Dubai and its shoreline.

Thomas Cook – India signs Yas Island partnership

Thomas Cook – India signs Yas Island partnership

Thomas Cook – India has entered into a strategic long-term agreement with Experience Hub, the trade and promotion arm of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. The deal is designed to enhance visitation to the island in 2020 and beyond.

Bahamas wins new airlift as Caribbean Marketplace nears

Bahamas wins new airlift as Caribbean Marketplace nears

With over 700 islands and cays, and 15 of the 16 unique island destinations currently open for business, the Bahamas lies just 55 miles off the coast of Florida, offering an easy fly away escape that transports travellers away from their everyday.

Record number of Brits visit Israel in 2019

Record number of Brits visit Israel in 2019

The Israel tourist office has announced 2019 saw a record number of arrivals to the destination from the UK. In total, some 235,400 Brits visited the Middle Eastern destination throughout the year, representing an increase of eight per cent from 2018.

St Lucia to introduce accommodation tax from April

St Lucia to introduce accommodation tax from April

The government of St Lucia has unveiled plans to will be introduce a tourist accommodation fee to be used for destination marketing and development. All accommodation providers on the island will be required to collect the charge from guests from April 1st.