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Safaris in Uganda? The only 20/20 tour operator is: Let's Go Travel | Buzz travel  Buzz.travel | eTurboNews | Travel News

Traveling to Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya or Rwanda? Let's Go Travel is evidence, that not all Uganda Tour Operators are designed equal. The minute you.


Tourism NI showcase held in Derry for coach & tour operators  Derry Journal

Tourism NI hosted over 40 influential coach and group tour operators from the South and Great Britain at its annual Coach and Group workshop which took ...


Indian Association of Tour Operators Convention concludes with focused plans | Buzz travel  Buzz.travel | eTurboNews | Travel News

The gains from the just-concluded 35th IATO (Indian Association of Tour Operators) Annual Convention held from September 12 to September 15 held in.


Tourists urged to report erring tour operators, resorts  pna.gov.ph

ILOILO CITY -- Tourists visiting the famous Gigantes Island in the northern Iloilo town of Carles have been urged to report unregulated tourist operators and ...


Specialist Tour Operator Galapatours Becomes First to Allow Comparisons of Every Galapagos Cruise  Yahoo Finance

BERLIN, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Galapatours is a Galapagos cruise specialist operator and part of the Ventura Travel group. It has announced that its ...


Tourists urged to report erring tour operators, resort owners  Panay News

ILOILO – Tourists visiting the famous Gigantes Island in Carles town were urged to report unregulated tourist operators and opportunistic resort owners.


Tour operator bemoans 'selective' boat cruise rates  themastonline.com

A TOUR operator has complained of selective rates for boat cruises at the international Rowing Regatta which was part of the Southern Zambia Tourism and ...


Would you travel to Iran? Tour operators refuse to cancel trips despite British tourist arrests  Telegraph.co.uk

Just a few years ago, Iran was gearing up to be the next big tourism destination. British Airways, KLM and Air France had resumed flights there. The country saw ...


Explore the Beauty of Canada’s Northwest Territories With the Indigenous Tour Operators Who Know the Region Best  Travel+Leisure

Standing on the frozen Arctic Ocean and looking out into the vast expanse of snow and ice makes you feel very small. On the shore of the tiny far northern town ...


USTOA Tour Operators Explore Off the Beaten Path in 2020  TravelPulse

September is Travel Together Month at USTOA and the organization is working to highlight new group travel experiences that take travelers to emerging ...


HMRC corrects error in tour operator VAT advice  Accountancy Daily

HMRC has admitted to an error in its information about applying the tour operators margin scheme (TOMS), and has now published a correction and details of ...


Tour operators join fight to ease overtourism by redirecting travelers  Travel Weekly

While governments and destination marketing organizations are revamping policies and promotions to tackle overtourism, private travel companies are ...


Ticket hawkers reject rules change to crack down on sales near South Ferry  SILive.com

The rules change is being proposed by the Department of Consumer Affairs.


Concern at German tour operator bankruptcies  Majorca Daily Bulletin

The collapse of some tour operators in recent months, ongoing concerns about Thomas Cook and the difficulties faced by certain airlines have all added to ...


Marriott and Expedia Exclusive Agreement Will Retake Control of Wholesale Rates  Skift

In an industry first, Expedia Group will next month become the exclusive distributor of Marriott International wholesale and promotional room rates, Expedia ...


NatTour Launches 'Greek Bike Specialist' Seal for Tour Operators  GTP Headlines

Aiming to promote cycling tourism in Greece, NatTour has launched the “Greek Bike Specialist” seal, a new certification for tour operators.


Holidaysplease aims to double hotel portfolio  Travel Weekly UK

Holidaysplease aims to double the number of hotels offered by its own online dynamic packaging tour operation in the next few months as its core business ...


This is the tour operator with the least complaints on social media  woman&home

Are you planning on jetting off soon? Find out which tour operator is currently one of the best according to this online leaderboard.


USTOA Tour Operators Venture to Lesser-Known Corners of the World in 2020  Benzinga

NEW YORK, Sept. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Each September, the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) celebrates Travel Together Month ...


Sunflowers to draw in tour operators; Ries retiring from Pierre Area CVB in November  Drgnews

The woman who's lead the Pierre Area Convention and Visitors Bureau for the past decade will retire at the end of November. Director Lois Ries shared the ...


The Hipster Tour Groups Winning Over Chinese Millennials  Sixth Tone

SHANGHAI — For most young Chinese, there is nothing less cool than a package vacation. Traditional travel agents offer everything they're hoping to avoid, ...


River Cruise Europe outlines call to action  Seatrade Cruise News

Launched at Seatrade Europe last week in Hamburg, the key initiators behind River Cruise Europe, dubbed 'the voice of Europe's river cruise industry,' shared ...


Mozambique tour operators warn against over-loving whales  RFI English

Whales are travelling thousands of kilometres to give birth off the coast of northern Mozambique, but humans are getting in the way, warn tour operators.


Pay Rs 50 each to visit Tiger Hill  Telegraph India

Objections from tour operators who fear they would have to foot the expense for all those who have already booked their Puja holidays.


Pedal Pub coming to the Quad Cities; looking to hire tour operators  KWQC-TV6

'We are SUPER excited to announce we will be launching our Quad Cities operation, VERY SOON!' Teasing viewers to 'stay tuned' for more details.


GNTO Promotes Halkidiki to Leading Polish Tour Operators  GTP Headlines

Photo Source: Halkidiki Tourism Organization. The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) presented Halkidiki's tourism offerings to 30 leading tour ...


Foreign tour operators to explore tie-ups in N. Malabar  The Hindu

Around 60 tour operators from various countries will visit north Malabar to have a closer look at the tourism potential of the region and find business partners.


Picture Perfect Tours in Ireland and England  TravelPulse

CIE Tours International offers multiple tours through Ireland and Great Britain for the traveler wanting to be surrounded by the natural beauty and history of the ...


Irish and UK tourism operators sit down to do business  RTE.ie

As the clock counts down on brexit, there were two big digital clocks counting down on the wall of the ballroom in the Landmark Hotel in Carrick-on-Shannon all ...


Hong Kong pro-democracy protests take toll on local tour operators, retailers | Buzz travel  Buzz.travel | eTurboNews | Travel News

With trip planners turned away from Hong Kong amid ongoing mass pro-democracy protests, Hong Kong shopkeepers and those working in the tourism industry.


Friendly Planet Travel Acquires insightCuba  TravelPulse

Tour operator combines with specialist to emphasize Cuba travel access.


2 tour operators dupe 3 friends of Rs 7 lakh  Mumbai Mirror

Trio had booked tour package to Maldives last year.


Kashmir hope dashed, rush for Plan B  Telegraph India

Tour operators in the city are finally giving up hopes on Kashmir and rescheduling bookings but many are having a trying time explaining to clients that the ...


Neighorhood board asks FAA to end helicopter flights over Kailua  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The Kailua Neighborhood Board has passed a resolution asking for a federal ban of all tour helicopters over the beach community, and has sent a formal letter ...


Russia, Turkmenistan agree on Caspian cruise tours  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - AzerNews) ByTrend Russia and Turkmenistan plan to launch joint cruise tours in the Caspian Sea in 2020, Tr.


Wilson promotes the Shoals, Alabama in the UK | Local News  Times Daily

Muscle Shoals Sound Studio Executive Director Debbie Wilson was in London last week, attending the Brand USA Travel Week.


Egypt wins 'distinguished participation prize' at Russia tourism fair OTDYKH Leisure  Egypt Independent

Egypt's pavilion was awarded the “distinguished participation award” at the 25th edition of the OTDYKH Leisure, the largest tourism fair in Russia, held at ...


Bahamas tourist industry hopes for quick comeback from 'Category Hell' storm  Reuters

NASSAU (Reuters) - As rescuers search for bodies amid mountains of debris and the stench of death on the Bahamas island of Abaco, life on most of the ...


Illegal tour operators told: Stop your business  Mindanao Times

The city government has warned those those selling tour packages without licenses that it will run after them. “We have been warning in our Facebook page ...


Wholesaler Hotelbeds Cuts Ties to Booking Sites That Break Hotel Distribution Rules  Skift

Hotelbeds said Monday that it was working to help support hoteliers stop leakage of non-contracted wholsale rates and inventory via consumer booking sites.


Davinci Travel System raises €2.1 million to take the hassle out of group travel  Tech.eu

Davinci Travel System, a Prague-based travel startup developing a B2B platform for group hotel bookings, has announced a new funding round of €2.1 million.


Edited Transcript of TOUR earnings conference call or presentation 28-Aug-19 12:00pm GMT  Yahoo Finance

Q2 2019 Tuniu Corp Earnings Call. Nanjing Sep 15, 2019 (Thomson StreetEvents) -- Edited Transcript of Tuniu Corp earnings conference call or presentation ...


Metal Shark delivers excursion boat to Florida, expands into Peru  WorkBoat

Louisiana shipbuilder Metal Shark has delivered a new excursion vessel to Southwest Florida tour and charter boat operator Pure Florida. Sea Flight is a custom ...


Tour operators forcing lower hotel prices for 2020  Majorca Daily Bulletin

Guarantees came about so that tour operators were assured of having minimum numbers of hotel beds to meet holiday package demand.


Thomas Cook agrees main terms of £900m rescue deal  Financial Times

Thomas Cook has agreed key terms of a rescue deal with the Chinese conglomerate Fosun and its debtholders that aims to save the group but could result in ...


China-Arab States Tour Operators Conference 2019 held in Ningxia - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Vinsensius Jemadu, a senior official of Indonesian Tourism Ministry who is in charge of exploring the tourism market in China, delivers a speech at the ...


Foreign tour operators join Gasabo residents for Umuganda  The New Times

Members of Parliament, representatives of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Visit Rwanda team and other Government officials took part in ...


Take a tour of this canyon for a less-crowded, more in-depth experience than at Mesa Verde  The Washington Post

Canyon de Chelly has scenic views and ancient dwellings as well.


CIE Tours Unveils Dozen-Plus New Travel Experiences for 2020  TravelPulse

All-new experiences include 12 new land tours, CIE Tours' first-ever River Cruise Collection and expanded offerings in Iceland, Italy and elsewhere.


Adaaran hosts FTI Tourist Travel Agent Visit  The Edition

Leading European tour operator FTI Group and Adaaran Resorts Maldives hosted the first-ever Tourist Travel Agent Visit, on Thursday.


Lion trade: The secret threat faced by SA's tourism industry  IOL

Annually, thousands of tourists flock to South Africa to experience our unique wildlife. But behind this booming industry is an ugly truth, many wildlife encounters ...


GST rate cut on five-star hotel stays will propel tourist inflows: Experts  BusinessLine

The Government's plan to cut e-visa fee for foreign tourists visiting India is a right step, but more needs to be done, such as reduction in GST rate on five-star ...


GNTO Promotes Halkidiki to Polish Tour Operators  Argophilia Travel News

At an event organized by Mouzenidis Travel Polska, the GNTO presented Halkidiki's tourism value to more than 30 Polish Tour Operators.


Cairns tourism industry pitches to travel agents  TropicNow

Tourism industry representatives are promoting the 'reef is not dead' message to online travel agents and tour operators who are in Cairns for the Inbound Up ...


Nigeria: National Carrier - Tour Operators Task Govt on Proper Agreement  AllAfrica.com

As the federal government seeks to resume talks on the establishment of a national carrier, stakeholders in the tour and travel services industry have urged the ...


Commercial vehicles to get entry tax exemption for one month  Times of India

Mysuru: Housing and district incharge minister V Somanna on Tuesday announced that the government would take necessary steps to lift entry tax for all.


SCTDA to pursue Chinese travelers through roadshows in three cities  Travel Daily News International

As part of its efforts to achieve the Sharjah Tourism Vision 2021, which aims to attract more than 10 million tourists to the emirate by the year 2021, the Sharjah ...


Tour Operators Applaud Govt for Halting Power Dam Plans at Murchison Falls  softpower.ug

Private tour operators have commended government for putting its foot down and halting the plans by a South African energy firm to construct a hydro power ...


'They give us a bad name': Edinburgh silent disco chief hits out at Fringe tour operators  Edinburgh News

A silent disco operator has spoken out against the bad reputation Fringe tours give his trade, after a video of a group dancing round a homeless man was shared ...


Montenegrin Tourist Offer Presented Most Important Tour Operators in Poland  Total Montenegro News

Within the framework of promotional activities in the Polish market, the National Tourism Organization of Montenegro participates as a partner in the “AviaReps ...


No-deal Brexit would hurt UK travel  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Food shortages. Inadequate medical supplies. Civil unrest and road blockades. Lack of fuel. Delays at the border.


Strict monitoring system introduced for private Hajj tour operators from this year: Qadri  Radio Pakistan

Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Noor-ul-Haq Qadri says a strict monitoring system has been introduced for private Hajj tour operators from ...


Tob Cohen: From business flop to successful golf mogul  The Star, Kenya

Cohen saw the potential to attract tens of thousands of golfing tourists per year.


Tours that bind  TTG Asia

Amornched Jinda-apiraksa, CEO and co-founder of TakeMeTour, proves that a tour outfit based on the sharing economy can become a thriving business in an ...


Tauck, Filmmaker Ken Burns Announce Country Music Event in Nashville  TravelPulse

WHY IT RATES: Travel agents with clients who are country music fans won't want to miss this five-day Music City experience featuring performances at the ...


Strong progress for tourism startups  Scoop.co.nz

Alumni of New Zealand's first business accelerator focused solely on tourism are making inroads towards growing their startups in the sector.


G Adventures Adds 12 Tours to Support Conservation and Responsible Wildlife Tourism  TravelPulse

G Adventures' unique and exclusive collection of tours designed to promote conservation and responsible wildlife tourism is being expanded for the first time ...


Use of AI to boost tourism in India  The Weekend Leader

17-Sep-2019. Kochi. Posted 17 Sep 2019. A major international summit here next week will take up use of artificial intelligence (AI) and other technologies in the ...


SATTE networking evenings applauded by industry experts  Travel Trends Today

SATTE, South Asia's leading travel show, recently concluded its six city roadshow in India including; Pune, Ahmedabad, Surat, Indore, Chennai, and Hyderabad.


HMRC Brief 9 (2019): VAT Tour Operators Margin Scheme and retained payments and deposits  Accountancy Daily

HMRC have published Brief 9 (2019) entitled VAT Tour Operators Margin Scheme and retained payments and deposits.


Tourism Ireland Leads Sales Blitz To Canada  Hospitality Ireland

Tourism Ireland, together with a delegation of 13 companies from the island of Ireland and Canada, undertook a three-city sales blitz to Canada last week.


Case Looks To Set More Stringent Safety, Noise Standards For Tour…  Honolulu Civil Beat

Hawaii Rep. Ed Case introduced new legislation Wednesday aimed at making plane and helicopter tour flights safer and less disruptive to the communities they ...


Thomas Cook wins stay of execution to secure extra £200m for rescue  The Times

Thomas Cook has been given extra time to secure agreement on a crucial rescue deal now worth £1.1 billion — up from an original sum of £750 million.


Tour operators threaten to boycott Tiger Hill in protest against traffic norm  Millennium Post

Darjeeling: Tour operators and transporters have threatened to boycott the world famous sunrise spot Tiger Hill as a mark of protest against the new traffic ...


GNTO Sees Boost in Arrivals and Early Bookings from Russia to Greece  GTP Headlines

Autumn arrivals from Russia to Greece are on the rise compared to the same period in 2018, according to the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO).


Golf TourismMarket Estimated to be Driven by Innovation and Industrialization  NewsVarsity

Whether for entertainment, primary motivation or secondary activity, golf attracts thousands of travellers every year. Considering this enthusiasm for a sport, ...


Making Cents: A checklist before you purchase from UK traders  Irish Examiner

The only thing we know for sure about Brexit is that nobody knows how it is all going to end. Britain and the rest of Europe are in uncharted territory and there is ...


Thomas Cook sells 75% of tour operator business and 25% of airline to Chinese Fosun, owner of Club Med  Aviation24.be

The troubled UK tour operator Thomas Cook said on Wednesday that it had reached an agreement to hand over control of its tour operator business and part of ...


St. Kitts to Enforce Dress Code for Taxi and Tour Operators  The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer

In an effort raise the standard of *service* offered to guests, the Ministry of Tourism and the St. Kitts Tourism Authority will be enforcing a dress code for all taxi and ...


South Korean tour operators set to explore Zim resorts  NewsDay

A TEAM of South Korean tour operators and buyers is set to visit the majestic Victoria Falls and Hwange National Park ahead of the Sanganani/Hlanganani ...


Desert Island TourismMarket Explosive Factors of Revenue by Key Vendors Size, Demand, Development Strategy, Future Trends  Wolf Mirror

Desert Island Tourism: Overview. The term desert island is a fairly misleading one. Most people assume that it is a hot, sandy island with the odd palm tree or so ...


Kenya is back in a big way & demand for Dubai is through the roof: Goway's Africa Roadshow  Travelweek

TORONTO — Goway's bookings to the Middle East and East Africa are up, up, up, and the best part is, the growth isn't coming at the expense of still-popular ...


Zimparks shocks tour operators with a 50% fee increase  TimesLIVE

Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority (Zimparks) has increased fees pegged in US dollars by 50%, a move operators say is counterproductive.


Global travel group Thomas Cook is urgently looking for €1 billion  Aviation24.be

According to the newspaper The Times, the British global travel group is having financial issues. Thomas Cook Plc is urgently looking for €1 billion to cover for ...


New Zealand bans swimming with bottlenose dolphins after numbers plunge  The Guardian

Conservation research shows humans are 'loving the dolphins too much' in Bay of Islands region.


5Continents billed as “the link between the travel trade and the world's best inbounds”  Travelweek

TORONTO — If the name David Boigné rings a bell, it's because he's worked with some of the biggest brands in the travel industry, including Jonview Canada, ...


Akwaaba remains trade fair to GambiaAs Nigerian arrivals in Gambia 2018 hit 39% increase  The Point

As Destination Gambia quest to break through into the Nigerian market and other parts in Africa continues, the director of Marketing at Gambia...


The Tesla of snowmobiles: Ski-Doo maker reveals electric recreational vehicle prototypes  Financial Post

But BRP isn't the only Quebec company that sees opportunity in electric powersports vehicles.


New 'Marco Polo Expedition' Cycling Tour Goes From Venice to Beijing  TravelPulse

In its most ambitious undertaking to date, Ride & Seek launches 'The Marco Polo Expedition', taking cyclists from Venice to Beijing in 2020.


Globus and Cosmos Announce New 'Undiscovered' Tours  TravelPulse

The new journeys take travelers to Italy and Great Britain.


Find Out Hidden opportunity of Tour Operator Software Market 2025 | Techno Heaven Consultancy, Qtech Software, Retreat Guru, Dolphin Dynamics, eMinds, Centaur Systems, WebBookingExpert, iRez Systems, VacationLabs and SAN Tourism Software Group  Technology News

IT Technology News24 provides latest industry trending news, hosted news *service*, IT & Technology news helps businesses connect with their target audiences ...


Tuniu Corporation (TOUR) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript  Yahoo Finance

TOUR earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2019.


IMG Arena seals first golf data partnership with SG Digital  SportsPro Media

Gambling *service* Scientific Games (SG) has signed a multi-sport agreement with IMG Arena, the global rights agency's betting division, to leverage the ...


Golf Holidays Golf tour operator sales continue to grow  Travel & Tourism News Middle East

Worldwide golf tour operator sales notched up a seventh consecutive year of growth in 2018, according to the 2018 Golf Tourism Report by global gol.


Goway Travel Seminar: The Remarkable Diversity of Africa  TravelPulse

There were some two dozen suppliers at Goway's annual Africa/Middle East event for travel agents on Monday. And they still didn't scratch the surface of what ...


EyeforTravel Revenue Optimization & Growth Summit  Hotel News Resource

Article - EyeforTravel Revenue Optimization & Growth Summit - All is not calm in travel. Margins diminish, the alternative lodging tornado rips through traditional ...


Guesthouse Association to Introduce Gastronomic Tourism  Avas.mv

The Guesthouse Association of Maldives (GAM) has begun work to introduce gastronomic tourism in the Maldives. According to GAM, the president of European ...


Singaporeans who visit N. Korea on holiday tours are at risk of ‘inadvertently violating’ UN sanctions, authorities warn  Malay Mail

SINGAPORE, Sept 4 — Singaporeans who visit North Korea have to be aware of the risks of “inadvertently violating” relevant United Nations Security Council ...


Tour Operators: Airbnb Adventures Knows Distribution, Not Destinations  Skift

Some tour operators have plenty of respect for the brand that Airbnb has built, but when it comes to the recent launch of multiday tours in the form of Traditional ...


Sanganai/Hlanganani Expo boosts tourism in region— buyers  Chronicle

Business Reporter. BUYERS from regional countries that attended this year's Sanganai/Hlanganani World Tourism Expo have hailed the fair saying it presents a ...


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