Sofitel Hotels Hosts July 31 Event in New York to Enhance Cartagena’s Luxury Tourism Market Internationally

With the goal of making a rapprochement between hotel and tourism entrepreneurs of Cartagena and several entrepreneurs from the New York market, the Sofitel hotels in both cities, Avianca and Proexport Colombia will hold a special reception at the New...Read more

Bucuti’s Owner Ewald Biemans Discusses Sustainability at Coastal Tourism Symposium

Over 150 experts gathered in Grenada last week to examine a topic Bucuti & Tara Beach Resorts has been a leader in for decades, sustainable tourism. The Caribbean Symposium for Innovators in Coastal Tourism, which was the first of this...Read more

FITUR to Showcase ‘Shopping Vacations’ at 2015 Event

The growing importance that shopping tourism is acquiring within the worldwide tourist industry has led FITUR, the International Tourism Trade Fair, to create the new FITUR Shopping section within the framework of its upcoming event, which is due to take...Read more

DEMA Launches Online Forum

DEMA’s Board of Directors made changes to the association following the group’s board meeting last month. Among these changes was the creation of a new online forum on for Industry stakeholders to discuss, engage, and collaborate with DEMA and other...Read more

DEMA Show Offering Discounted Hotel Rates for Early-Bird Bookings

DEMA’s official host hotel for DEMA Show 2014, formerly known as the Las Vegas Hotel and the Las Vegas Hilton, has announced it is under new ownership and has been renamed as the Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino. Westgate...Read more

American Marketing Group’s Travel Market Conference Sees Record Attendance

American Marketing Group, Inc. recently completed its Travel Market conference, and reported a record number of attendees and preferred suppliers from around the world at the sold out trade show. The conference took place at the Boca Raton Resort &...Read more

APTA’s Annual Forum Lands in Oak Park, Illinois in September

The Association for the Promotion of Tourism to Africa (APTA) has announced this year’s Forum will be held at the Carleton Oak Park Hotel outside Chicago in Oak Park, IL September 19 – 20. Traditionally hosted by a different chapter...Read more

ASEAN Tourism Forum Readies for 2015 Event

Preparations for ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2015 are well underway, with sales of over 200 TRAVEX booths to date. More than 350 buyers and media have also submitted their registrations online to be part of the select and privileged group...Read more

Online Registration Opens for Africa Travel Association’s World Congress

Registration is now open for Africa Travel Association’s (ATA) 39th Annual World Congress to be held from November 11-16, 2014 in Kampala, Uganda. ATA’s signature event on the African continent will be hosted by the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife...Read more

Bit2015 Focuses on Luxury to Generate New Business

According to the WTO, there are about 25 million luxury travelers in the world and, although these constitute only 3% of the total number of tourists, they produce 25% of overall revenues, equal to more than 116 billion euro a...Read more