Saturday, Mar 17, 2018

Be Spoiled By The Unspoiled

Discover a ‘lost world’ in South America

The magnificent Kaieteur Falls, the world’s longest single drop waterfall

Emerging as a unique eco-tourism destination with exceptional pristine rainforests, undisturbed ecosystems, exotic flora & fauna, and a vibrant... Nov 30, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Government | South America | Guyana

10 stops to make #inLombardia

The ultimate Italian getaway

The UNESCO-protected and spiritual Sacro Monte di Varese is one of the highlights of any visit to the Lombardy region

Italy’s northern Lombardy region has culture, charisma and culinary delights at every turn. 

Nov 04, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Europe | Italy


Destination Lombok

Gili Trawangan island transport

Lombok, green and devout, is sometimes referred to as “The Unspoiled Bali” or “The Island of a Thousand Mosques”. It is directly... Sep 21, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Asia-Pacific | Indonesia

Religion, Culture & History

Halal tourism in Indonesia

Baiturrahman Grand Mosque in the center of Banda Aceh city, Aceh Province. (Photo: Si Gam Acèh ©CC-BY-SA-3.0)

With a national motto of “Unity in Diversity”, Indonesia is known as a secular and tolerant democracy, and it is looking to highlight its... Sep 16, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Asia-Pacific | Indonesia

Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC)

New support for tourism start-ups in Qatar

QBIC & QTA launched Qatar’s first specialized incubator for tourism start-ups in January 2016

QBIC Tourism, Qatar’s first specialized incubator for tourism start-ups, launched officially on January 25, 2016, and witnessed an increase in... Jun 29, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Middle East | Qatar

Tourism and Culture in Qatar

Qatar transforms into true international capital of culture

Qatar Islamic Cultural Centre, Doha

While a huge influx of immigration has brought much cultural diversity to the country, Qatar has also made concerted efforts to preserve its own heritage... May 01, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Middle East | Qatar

Muslim culture

Muslim media and entertainment go international

Sami Yusuf Photo by zakazmi

From the Persian Gulf to Los Angeles, Islamic music, news and comic books are taking their place on the international stage

Apr 30, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Europe | Turkey

Egypt: Sun and History

Cultural destinations promoted to help achieve tourism strategy target

Ramses II Temple, Abu Simbel

Aside from 365 days of sunshine, Egypt also offers 5000 years of history, with the industry increasingly keen to draw more visitors to its cultural... Apr 18, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Africa | Egypt

Serena Hotel Group

World-class hotels tell ‘the other side of the story’

Pakistan is not widely known for its luxury tourism, but hotels such as those owned by the Serena Hotel Group are changing all that

Apr 15, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Asia-Pacific | Pakistan

The gastronomic & cultural tourism in Peru

Ancient traditions and a growing gastronomy scene provide unique cultural experience

Peru offers the opportunity to immerse yourself in a truly unique culture – one that balances ancient indigenous traditions with today’s... Apr 09, 2016

Tourism & Culture | South America | Peru

The future of the tourism in Egypt

Accessibility and attracting investors the key issues for tourism industry say industry leaders

Hisham Zaazou, Minister of Tourism (left), Dr Manal Hussein, Executive Chairwoman, Orascom Hotels and Development (centre), Hossam El Shaer, Chairman of Blue Sky Travel (right)

Egypt’s major tourism stakeholders are optimistic about the future of the rapidly rebounding sector as the Ministry of Tourism’s strategy... Apr 06, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Africa | Egypt

Puno is a legend

Legends on the shores of Lake Titicaca

A sacred place for the Incas with both natural and artificial islands, Puno is a legend, where the multicolour festivals meet the quechua and Aymara... Apr 04, 2016

Tourism & Culture | South America | Peru

Global brand backs ‘a safe & secure destination’

Johan Klang
General Manager of the Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel, Freetown

An active member of the African hospitality sector, the presence of the Radisson Blu brand... Dec 14, 2016

Agora rebrands Japanese hospitality

Aya Aso
President & CEO of Agora Hospitalities

Offering a diverse collection of hotels spanning traditional ryokan to full-featured resorts,... Dec 09, 2016

Sierra Leone: the hidden paradise

Sidi Yahya Tunis
Minister of Tourism & Cultural Affairs

Major iron ore producer Sierra Leone’s economic progress has taken a double hit in... Dec 04, 2016

‘Peru offers countless experiences, and we will be delighted to welcome visitors’

Eduardo Ferreyros Küppers
Minister of Foreign Trade & Tourism

Peru has led economic growth in the region for the past decade. Tourism, with average growth... Nov 29, 2016

Hospitality rises to Peru’s ambitious tourism challenge

Mario Mustafá
President of Costa del Sol Wyndham Hotels

More than just Mach Picchu, Peru has a great wealth of natural, cultural and adventurous... Nov 25, 2016

Tobu puts transport & tourism on right track

Yoshizumi Nezu
President of Tobu Railway Co., Ltd.

Connecting locals and foreigners with Japan’s modern and ancient landmarks and cultural... Sep 20, 2016

Korea’s first integrated casino resort to bring K-style to the world

Phil-lip Chun
Chairman of the Paradise Group

Market-leading integrated resort (IR) developer Paradise Group is building Korea’s... Sep 19, 2016

Lifestyle destination balances business/pleasure

Steve Dewire
General Manager of the Grand Hyatt Tokyo

The centrally located Grand Hyatt Tokyo in the capital’s Roppongi Hills ‘city... Sep 01, 2016

Campania encapsulates Italy’s past & future

Vincenzo De Luca
Governor of the Campania Region

Italy’s Campania Region’s high concentration of art and architecture in such... Aug 04, 2016

Branding and know-how set Solare apart

Tadashi Inoue
President & CEO of Solare Hotels and Resorts Co., Ltd.

By focusing on branding and capitalizing on its know-how in managing and operating hotels,... Jul 21, 2016

Major brand backs EG’s hospitality potential

Hendrick Calles
Managing Director of Hilton Malabo

From tourists to business travelers to filmmakers, Equatorial Guinea’s appeal as a... Jul 20, 2016

Ambitious projects bolster Qatar’s tourism sector

Hamad Abdulla Al-Mulla
CEO of Katara Hospitality

Building up a portfolio of iconic landmark developments has made Qatar-based Katara Hospitality... Jul 12, 2016

Edutainment at Katara Cultural Village uses the past to unite the future

Dr Khalid Bin Ibrahim Al Sulaiti
General Manager of the Cultural Village Foundation-Katara

A long-held vision to position Qatar as a cultural beacon of art, theater, literature, music,... Jun 17, 2016

Tourism in Iran takes off

Masoud Soltanifar
Vice President and Head of Cultural Heritage and Tourism Organization

Iran’s tourism industry taking off as various international mass media is currently... May 09, 2016

Background music leader launches first pod hotel

Kimimasa Tamura
President of the USEN Corporation

One of the leading Japanese providers of broadcasting media content, the USEN Corporation... Apr 26, 2016

Spiritual hospitality enhanced by a uniquely Saudi touch

Dr Badr al Badr
CEO of Dur Hospitality

Dur Hospitality is ahead of its schedule to invest $400 million in 20 new hotels in Saudi... Apr 20, 2016

Major transformation to launch tourism

Solomon Tadesse
CEO of the Ethiopian Tourism Organization (ETO)

A sector with vast, untapped potential, Ethiopia’s tourism industry is set to experience... Apr 09, 2016

Technology & service make unique, independent travel easy

Akira Hirabayashi
Representative Director & President of H.I.S. Co. Ltd.

From opening the world’s first robot-staffed hotel to tailoring unique travel packages... Mar 29, 2016

Tourism prioritized in India’s most popular state

Valsa Nair-Singh
Principal Secretary of Tourism and Culture, Government of Maharashtra

Maharashtra’s government is shifting its usually industry-focused attentions onto... Mar 11, 2016

Diversity and opportunity in Maharashtra

Ram Shinde
Minister of Home (Rural), Marketing, Public Health and Tourism

Tourism’s vast appeal and its potential and incentives for investors and developers... Feb 12, 2016

Ethiopia outlines new tourism strategy

Aisha Mohammed Mussa
Minister of Culture and Tourism

Ethiopia’s Minister of Culture and Tourism, Aisha Mohammed Mussa, explains the details... Feb 03, 2016


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