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The First Ocean Ship of Viking Star launching this Spring

Viking Ocean Cruises® ( today released a new online video documenting the recent successful sea trials of its first ship – the 930-passenger Viking Star – set to debut in April. The trials, which took place in the Aegean Sea in mid-December, represented the vessel's first voyage in open water.  

Viking Cruises offers destination-centric river and ocean cruising designed for experienced travelers with an interest in geography, culture and history. Featuring onboard cultural enrichment and included shore excursions, Viking's journeys are competitively priced for genuine value. Debuting its maiden season of ocean cruising in 2015, the sophisticated state-of-the-art Viking Star will host 930 guests on itineraries in Scandinavia and the Baltic; the Western and Eastern Mediterranean; and the British Isles.

07/02/2015 05:09

Top hospitality programs in Europe

The University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management is partnering with the top hospitality programs in Europe and Asia—Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) and the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)—to offer an all-new Master of Science in Global Hospitality Business.

29/01/2015 14:04

The umbrella girls takes all eyes in all motor races around the world

The umbrella girls takes all eyes in all motor races around the world

The girls of the paddock...A world full of Glamour and colors. The Umbrella Girls are part of the show.

30/11/2014 12:38

IBTM America 2015


30/11/2014 11:41

New york New Lobby

New york New Lobby

Founded in 2001, Thompson Hotels is an international hospitality company that offers sophisticated luxury to its discerning clientele.

13/11/2014 12:27

Will robots take my job in the tourism industry

Dinner With Sarah Todd, MasterChef

Dinner With Sarah Todd, MasterChef

Sarah Todd was one of the top contestants on MasterChef Australia 2014. Her journey began at the tender age of 18, when she was discovered as a model. She moved to Sydney and then spent most of her career travelling the world and working for high-end fashion labels.

18/10/2014 10:53

World Miss Contest

Drones in tourism, the new partner for aerial videos.

High-definition low-altitude videography by drones

Whether you want to promote a building, a skyscraper, producing a rock concert or climbing a sheer rock cliff, promote a tourist destination or a landscape of your country etc...Drones are now the ultimate tool that will give added dimension to the beauty of your place, destination, event...

28/09/2014 10:24

Wine Writers Symposium to Focus on Voice and Value.

Poet Laureate Billy Collins to bring inspiration to conference in Napa Valley, February 17-20, 2015.

28/09/2014 05:30

Blue Man Group and SuperShuttle International team up for joint marketing adventure.

SuperShuttle International, based in Phoenix, is a division of Transdev On Demand, Inc. SuperShuttle serves over 40 airports, carrying more than eight million passengers a year.

28/09/2014 05:08

Intercontinental New York Barclay Undergoes Extensive Renovation.

Iconic luxury hotel in the heart of Manhattan to undergo extensive renovation; hotel to be restored to become the luxury hotel of choice in New York.

28/09/2014 04:47

Disneyland Resort Shows a Spooky Disney Side for Halloween Time!

The Happiest Place on Earth Celebrates Halloween Time 2014, Sept. 12 through Oct. 31

14/09/2014 09:40

Germans Want Transport Policies Updated for the Smartphone Generation

  • Poll shows over half of Germans aged 18-35 believe government should do more to support ridesharing 
  • 62% say competition and innovation should be encouraged by the government 
  • 60% welcome new transport options in their area
14/09/2014 09:29

Corrupt tour, another way to boost the tourism industry

Role of Corruption and fraud in boosting Tourism

Corrupt tours another way to understand a country 

14/09/2014 08:58

Courtyard Tackles The Season Like An

Official Hotel of the NFL Pumps Up Experiences for Raving Fans.

07/09/2014 13:17

IHG® Rewards Club Announces

IHG® Rewards Club Announces

Earn at least two free nights, 50,000 IHG® Rewards Club bonus points or 10,000 bonus miles

07/09/2014 13:12
Source: IHG

Best Fashion cities of the World

Entertainment and fashion are evergreen attractions for tourists. In fact, many popular tourist destinations around the world thrive on its fashion quotient, attracting millions of visitors every year. These cities have vibrant boutique showrooms that line its main streets, and almost every major brand in the world have a presence in these cities.

31/08/2014 04:49

The Worldwide Tourism Network- Social Media presentation

The worldwide Tourism Social Media presentation. Come to join us !

Global Luxury Hotel Brand Incorporates Foundations of Dance into Associate Training Program.

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts Brings Poise & Grace To Service Culture With The Joffrey Ballet.

Air China Starts Codeshare with China Express

Air China Starts Codeshare with China Express

Air China Starts Codeshare with China ExpressAir China and China Express signed a codeshare cooperation agreement in the city of Guiyang, Guizhou province on August 29, 2014, and the two carriers will start to share codes on each other's selected flights from September 1, 2014.

31/08/2014 03:14
Source: Air China

Best Tourism Social Network

26/08/2014 14:30

Tourismembassy brings out of the box a special souvenir of Festival Cruises

Do you remember? Special souvenir for all of you!

23/08/2014 09:58

Dubai: the World's Most Visited City by 2020

Dubai has a bold vision to become the world's most visited city by 2020. The Director of Dubai's Tourism department, HE Helal Saeed Almarri, discusses how his team will make it happen.

23/08/2014 08:58