TOURISM NEWS

As Coronavirus spreads tube passengers decline by 20 per cent

Transport for London (TfL) is expected to lose £500 million as passengers avoid using public transport amid coronavirus fears.       Underground travel is down almost 20 per cent from the same period last year – with bus journeys …

  • Velez-Malaga to take part in 2019 IFTM International French Travel Market

    Published on : Friday, September 27, 2019

    The councilor of Tourism of the town of Velez-Malaga, Jesus Perez Atencia hosted a presentation for announcing that the region’s capital will travel to Paris to participate in the 2019 IFTM International French Travel Market.       The exhibition …

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  • First Lady of Malta speaks about tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, September 25, 2019

    The First Lady of Malta, and the wife of Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, Michelle Muscat, has started promoting tourism of the Mediterranean island.       While talking to media personnel during a press interaction in New York, she dubbed …

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  • Experts warn after Mont Blanc on brink of collapse

    Published on : Wednesday, September 25, 2019

    Italian officials have closed off roads and have ordered to evacuate mountain huts after experts warned that a portion of the Mont Blanc glacier might collapse.       Around 250,000 cubic metres of ice are in danger of breaking …

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  • Spain’s Balearic Islands could see tourists pay with cryptocurrency

    Published on : Wednesday, September 25, 2019

    The technical director of a joint local government-private enterprise group in Spain’s Balearic Islands said that tourists in the near future can pay by cryptocurrencies effortlessly.       Fundación Impulsa Technical Director Antoni Riera said that the pace of cryptocurrency …

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  • Evolution of German tourism and fall of Thomas Cook

    Published on : Wednesday, September 25, 2019

    Traffic jams snaking down the highway and endless queues at airport counters has become the familiar sight of summer holidays in Germany these days. But how did it come to this after centuries since German pilgrims became some of the …

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  • The shockwave of Thomas Cook impact European travelers

    Published on : Wednesday, September 25, 2019

    The fall of Thomas Cook has compelled governments all over Europe and Africa into making adept crisis-planning as they help with the repatriation of over 500,000 stranded tourists and begin to count the cost of the failure of the holiday company on …

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  • Collapse of Thomas Cook to have negative impact on Spain

    Published on : Wednesday, September 25, 2019

    Spain’s tourism minister Maria Reyes Maroto said that the collapse of British tour operator Thomas Cook will have “a very negative impact” on Spain.       Maroto said that she has been in touch with hotel chains to execute …

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  • UK guidelines for tourists visiting UAE

    Published on : Tuesday, September 24, 2019

    The UK government has updated its guidelines for tourists visiting the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It has warned tourists not to bring items such as skincare products and E-cigarette refills into the country as they are illegal.       …

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  • Thomas Cook, the British travel giant was declared bankrupt today

    Published on : Tuesday, September 24, 2019

    Today, Thomas Cook, the British travel giant was declared bankruptcy after failing to reach a last-ditch rescue deal. The collapse prompts the biggest repatriation of UK since World War II to bring back stranded passengers.       The 178 year …

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  • Portugal grabs “Accessible Tourist Destination” award

    Published on : Thursday, September 19, 2019

    Portugal has become the first country in the world to be granted the title, identifying its efforts to endorse tourism accessibility. Making Portugal an accessible country for all has been the main concern taken on by the government of the country. …

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