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ATM 2019: Egypt to welcome growth in Middle Eastern tourism

ATM 2019: Egypt to welcome growth in Middle Eastern tourism

Arrivals from the Middle East to Egypt are expected to increase 50 per cent from 1.49 million in 2018 to 2.23 million in 2022, with visitors from Saudi Arabia driving this growth, according to data published ahead of Arabian Travel Market 2019.

Virgin Voyages to sail to Cuba from 2020

Virgin Voyages to sail to Cuba from 2020

The deal was formalised by Virgin Voyages president, Tom McAlpin, and Diana Block-Garcia, vice president of destination, itinerary and revenue at the cruise line, following a meeting with La Habana Cruise Port officials.

CAA urges Hajj travellers to secure ATOL protection

CAA urges Hajj travellers to secure ATOL protection

Travellers looking to book their Hajj pilgrimage this year are being warned against deals that seem too good to be true. The UK Civil Aviation Authority’s campaign is working to protect travellers after an increasing trend in the sale of illegal or fake package deals.

Rent a Finn seeks to capitalise on UN happiness recognition

Rent a Finn seeks to capitalise on UN happiness recognition

Finland has been hailed as the happiest nation in the world for the second successive year by the United Nations World Happiness Report. This summer, travellers have a chance to discover true happiness by staying with locals in Finland thanks to an exciting new initiative.

New leadership for Visit Isle of Wight

New leadership for Visit Isle of Wight

An Isle of Wight local who heads up a tourism marketing company specialising in promoting tropical island paradises has been appointed as the new chairman of Visit Isle of Wight.