One-time Nonstop Flight from New York to the Basque Country Set for October

What could possibly top a blissful week in the Basque Country that tantalizes your palate, challenges you to embark on unforgettable outdoor adventures and beckons you to immerse yourself in the beautiful Spanish lifestyle? Getting there nonstop from New York,...Read more

Malta: Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa Launches Pet-Friendly Program

Taking a five-star holiday with your four-legged best friend in Malta was made easier this week. The five-star Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa launched “Palace Pups”, the Mediterranean island’s pet-friendly hotel program. Designed by pet-lovers, the offering makes it easy...Read more

Italy: Village of Bibione Launches Social Media Promotion to Highlight Family Friendly Activities

Consorzio Bibione Live has announced “#Bibione4love”, an initiative aimed to promote Bibione as travel destination for family and kids. Bibione will host journalists, bloggers and Instagrammers with their families to discover and experience Bibione. “Bibione undertakes a process of communication...Read more

German National Tourist Board Launches New Social Media Campaign Highlighting UNESCO Sites

With its new Facebook App ‘TimeTravel In Germany’, the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) is inviting its Facebook fans around the world to take a virtual tour to discover Germany’s 38 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The new app is part...Read more

Malta’s Prime Minister Appoints Dr. Edward Zammit Lewis as Head of Tourism Ministry

Edward Zammit Lewis, the former Parliamentary Secretary for Economic Growth, has been entrusted by Malta’s Prime Minister to take the helm of an important Ministry – that of Tourism. He was appointed Malta’s new Minister for Tourism on April 2 after...Read more

Experience Midsummer Like a Local in Five Baltic Sea Cities

Connected by the Baltic Sea, shared history and cultural traditions, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, Riga, Warsaw and Hamburg have, above all, one thing in common: Locals worship their summer with warm winds and short nights when the sun barely sets. Sun-starved...Read more

Malta’s Popular Folk Music Festival ‘Ghanafest’ Returns to Floriana May 30

What makes Ghanafest one of Malta’s fastest-growing festivals is the atmosphere: friendly and relaxed, families, young and not-so-young will feel equally at home here. Local artisans work at their crafts before your eyes, and will often chattily explain how they...Read more

Malta: Manoel Theatre Named in Top 15 of the World’s Most Spectacular Theatres

Teatru Manoel has been declared by CNN as one of the world’s 15 most spectacular theatres in an article to mark the 450th anniversary from William Shakespeare’s birth. The other theatres are Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre (London), Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus (Düsseldorf), Balboa...Read more

Academic Tours & Travel Celebrates Grand Opening with Malta-Sicily Delight Travel Package

After an extended sabbatical Walter Boden has returned to help travelers experience Europe like never before. Celebrating a new website and grand reopening, the team at Academic Tours and Travel is now booking trips from May, 2014 until October, 2014....Read more

Destination Germany Launches Anniversary Campaign to Commemorate Fall of the Berlin Wall

The fall of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of Germany are among the most important milestones in recent German history. What’s more, the events of that time gave the country’s inbound tourism industry an unprecedented boost. “Reunification has been...Read more