His Holiness Pope Francis on building a better future for tourism during the UNWTO’s first Global Youth Tourism Summit

Sorrento, Italy, 2022-Jun-29 — /Travel PR News/ — His Holiness Pope Francis has sent an historic message of support to UNWTO’s first Global Youth Tourism Summit. As the Summit gets underway in Sorrento, Italy, His Holiness called on young participants to make the most of the unique opportunity to develop the knowledge and the skills… Read the full press release

10 Essential Safety Tips for Solo Travelers

LONDON, 2022-Jun-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Nothing beats a long stare outside the airplane window lost in thought. Solo travel is one of the most therapeutic experiences especially when you want to beat the accustomed milieu. I was much inspired to take this valiant step for the first time in 2019 after reading Cheryl… Read the full press release

A bold new direction for the hotel and leisure industry

Marton Takacs

A bold new direction for the hotel and leisure industry An all-time high in hotel openings Domestic holiday market here to stay LONDON, 2022-Jun-27 — /Travel PR News/ — The hotel and leisure market is showing remarkable resilience post-pandemic, with the staycation market set to remain popular, says Márton Takács, Global Leader for Hotel & Leisure… Read the full press release

How Blockchain Could Resuscitate the Sleeping Travel Industry

LONDON, 2022-Jun-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Over the past decade, blockchain technology has gained traction, with many taking a sudden interest. But is it time to concede that it is a viable technology? Given the many black-market paradoxes associated with this technology, I get the general reluctance to fully onboard the Crypto. However, we… Read the full press release

UNWTO and Allianz Partners commit to promote safe, responsible, and accessible tourism

Madrid, Spain, 2022-Jun-18 — /Travel PR News/ — UNWTO and its Affiliate Member Allianz Partnershave signed a Memorandum of Understanding, consolidating their joint commitment to promoting safe, responsible, and accessible tourism. The agreement confirms and renews the desire from both parties to continue collaborating in key areas, namely promoting the values of sustainable, inclusive, and… Read the full press release

Cruzeiro Safaris offers luxury safari packages to experience the best of Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, 2022-Jun-17 — /Travel PR News/ — Wildlife is free and naturally roaming in the world. However, the Top vacation ideas spot for wildlife experiences is Kenya. Visit Kenya brought to you by Cruzeiro Safaris. Cruzeiro Safaris Kenya has brought you the following safaris to book through the year, featuring mid-budget and luxury accommodations… Read the full press release

State of Yucatan: 2022 Will Be Dedicated to Increasing Awareness of the State’s Culinary Offerings

#YucatanIsFlavor

Merida, Mexico, 2022-Jun-10 — /Travel PR News/ — The state of Yucatan’s Ministry of Tourism (SEFOTUR) will launch a new campaign aiming to increase awareness of the state’s culinary offering, rich cultural history, and current modern gastronomy as an important part of its tourism offering.  Position the state as one of Mexico’s foodie destinations to expand… Read the full press release

Arkansas Tourism announces online availability of “Discover Arkansas” June edition

LITTLE ROCK, AR, 2022-Jun-07 — /Travel PR News/ — The June edition of “Discover Arkansas” is now available at www.arkansas.com/discover-arkansas. Published by Arkansas Tourism, the monthly digital publication highlights events, activities and trip ideas in The Natural State. In this month’s edition of Discover Arkansas, we’re headed to the lake! Arkansas’s lush landscape provides the… Read the full press release

Travel to Top Attractions in Kenya Made Easy by Cruzeiro Safaris

NAIROBI, Kenya, 2022-Jun-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Most popular places to visit in Africa for safaris are East Africa precisely Kenya which offers vast plains and roaming packs of extraordinary beasts and experiences. One can browse from their website comprehensive listings of safaris to Masai Mara, Amboseli, Lake Nakuru and much more on https://www.cruzeiro-safaris.com/. Many… Read the full press release

UNWTO welcomes Yukon Sustainable Tourism Observatory into its International Network of Sustainable Observatories

Madrid, Spain, 2022-May-31 — /Travel PR News/ — UNWTO has welcomed Yukon Sustainable Tourism Observatory into its growing International Network of Sustainable Observatories (INSTO). The Yukon Sustainable Tourism Observatory, hosted by the Government of Yukon, will identify, measure and interpret sustainable tourism conditions to guide evidence-based decision making. This will help the Yukon to better… Read the full press release

Montenegro Destination has changed its name to Montenegro Travel Guide

PODGORICA, Montenegro, 2022-May-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Travel portal Montenegro Destination has changed its name and domain. A new name is Montenegro Travel Guide, and a domain is https://www.montenegrotravelguide.com/. This change was made due to a better strategy to achieve MTG’s goals to become the leading blog and source of travel information regarding the… Read the full press release

TUI Group relaunches enhanced TUI Collection, offering selection of high quality, original, and more sustainable tours and activities

Berlin, Germany, 2022-May-26 — /Travel PR News/ — TUI Group, one of the world’s leading tourism groups, has revamped, expanded and relaunched the TUI Collection, one of the largest portfolios of original, branded experiences in the travel industry. The relaunch continues the Group’s strategic focus on tours and activities as a key growth pillar and… Read the full press release

Technical seminar on the UNWTO International Code for the Protection of Tourists (ICPT) held on the backdrop of the 67th meeting of the UNWTO Commission for the Americas

Madrid, Spain, 2022-May-25 — /Travel PR News/ — Tourism leaders from the Americas have met to address the current challenges and opportunities around restoring confidence in travel across the region. A special seminar on the UNWTO International Code for the Protection of Tourists (ICPT) featured interventions from the experts involved in drafting the landmark legal framework. The… Read the full press release

UNWTO to help accelerate adoption of new technology among tourism enterprises with the launch of the Digital Futures Programme

Madrid, Spain, 2022-May-19 — /Travel PR News/ — UNWTO has announced the launch of the Digital Futures Programme, designed to accelerate the adoption of new technology among tourism enterprises. Developed in collaboration with some of the world’s leading technology, finance and business companies as Mastercard the initiative is focused on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs),… Read the full press release

Unveiling the perfect Italian Island Escape 5* ADLER Spa Resort SICILIA opening July 2022

Sicily, Italy, 2022-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Resting atop a coastal plateau overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, surrounded by nature is the luxurious new ADLER Spa Resort SICILIA.       Located on Sicily’s southernmost shores, this inspiring resort is the latest development project for the Sanoner family, founders of the much-respected hospitality brand ADLER… Read the full press release

Cruzeiro Safaris shares tips and ideas on Wildlife Safaris and Nairobi Tours in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, 2022-May-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Wildlife is free and naturally roaming in the world. However, the Top vacation ideas spot for wildlife experiences is Kenya. Visit Kenya brought to you by Cruzeiro Safaris. Cruzeiro Safaris Kenya has brought you the following safaris to book through the year, featuring mid-budget and luxury accommodations… Read the full press release

Emirates renews partnership with Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority

Dubai, UAE, 2022-May-13 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates today (12 May, 2022) reaffirmed its partnership with Mauritius by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA). The current agreement builds on the existing partnership between the two entities to promote tourism to Mauritius from key markets across the Emirates network…. Read the full press release

momondo and Direct Ferries in new partnership to enable ferry price comparisons in the Nordics

London, UK, 2022-May-13 — /Travel PR News/ — momondo, the global travel metasearch site, announced a partnership with Direct Ferries, the world’s leading ferry ticket booking site. Direct Ferries’ proprietary white label booking engine, Ferries Connect, will enable momondo’s users in Denmark and Sweden to compare prices, routes and times on ferries in addition to flights,… Read the full press release

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Save the Children Dominican Republic launch a new challenge in support of young people throughout Central America and the Caribbean

Americas, 2022-May-12 — /Travel PR News/ — The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Save the Children Dominican Republic have launched a new challenge to promote the development of educational ideas and experiences through the tourism sector in Central America and the Caribbean. The challenge seeks innovative and technological proposals in ‘Early Stage’ development that offer new educational… Read the full press release

The Autonomous City of Ceuta, a Spanish autonomous city on the north coast of Africa, joins the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in support of sustainable tourism

Madrid, Spain, 2022-May-12 — /Travel PR News/ — The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) welcomes the Autonomous City of Ceuta as an Affiliate Member to promote shared values and a common vision on sustainable tourism. The Autonomous City of Ceuta joins the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) to promote sustainable tourism and boost the competitiveness of the tourist destination. The incorporation… Read the full press release

Emirates and Malaysia Tourism Board collaborate to promote tourism and develop traffic into Malaysia

Dubai, UAE, 2022-May-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates has signed a Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) with Malaysia Tourism Board today (10 May 2022) during the 29th edition of the Arabian Travel Market held in Dubai, to promote tourism and develop traffic into Malaysia from key markets across the airline’s network. In the presence of… Read the full press release

VisitEngland revealed the 100 winners of 2022 ROSE Award

LONDON, UK, 2022-May-11 — /Travel PR News/ — The ROSE Awards recognise the accommodation providers across England who provide visitors with the warmest of welcomes. They celebrate the establishments where the owners, management and employees, irrespective of their star rating, style or type of accommodation, provide outstanding experiences for their customers. The awards are now… Read the full press release

New Study Reveals the Best Cities for a ‘Workcation’ in the U.S

LONDON, 2022-May-10 — /Travel PR News/ — A workcation is like a vacation, with an important distinction: travelers take their work with them instead of leaving it behind. For some, it’s an appealing alternative to the norm, helping travelers avoid returning to an overflowing inbox or experience the usual pre- or post-vacation stress that bookends… Read the full press release

Hotel Nikko Bali Wins ASEAN MICE Venue Standard Award

Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, 2022-May-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Hotel Nikko Bali Benoa Beach celebrates its 5th year by receiving prestigious recognition from the ASEAN MICE Venue Standard Award in the category of Hotel/ Stand Alone Venue. The ASEAN MICE Venue Standard (AMVS) is an accreditation developed by the ASEAN Tourism Organization to certify the… Read the full press release

Arkansas celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week May 1-7

National Travel and Tourism Week 2022 (May 1-7) spotlights the collective strength of the U.S. travel industry LITTLE ROCK, AR, 2022-May-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Arkansas celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week May 1-7 to spotlight the contributions of the U.S. travel industry and the critical role that travel will play in driving economic… Read the full press release

Travelzoo’s “Rediscovering Ireland” multimedia initiative recognized with 2022 Think Global Award

NEW YORK, NY, 2022-May-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Travelzoo® (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company that provides exclusive offers and experiences for members, has won the 2022 Think Global Award in the Travel category for its multimedia initiative supporting the return of tourism to Ireland. Presented in a virtual ceremony in late April, the… Read the full press release

PATA to hold PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2022 in Songkhla, Thailand from August 2-4

BANGKOK, THAILAND, 2022-May-06 — /Travel PR News/ — The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is set to organise the PATA Destination Marketing Forum 2022 (PDMF 2022) at the International Convention Center (ICC) in Songkhla, Thailand from August 2-4. The event, under the theme “Building Back Sustainably through Cultural Heritage and Community-based Tourism”, is generously hosted by the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), the Tourism Authority… Read the full press release

MMPRC partners with Zee Network to promote Maldives in the Middle Eastern market

Male, Maldives, 2022-Apr-28 — /Travel PR News/ — Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC / Visit Maldives) partners with Zee Network to conduct a joint marketing campaign targeting the Middle Eastern market. This is a month-long campaign. Under this campaign, advertisements of the Maldives will be broadcast on the two main Zee Network channels… Read the full press release

Delta på det tredje CASSINI HACKATHON, og se hvordan dine idéer kan være med å utvikle turismen i Norge

Vi trenger flere kreative hoder! Let’s (Re)Visit Europe in Style. KRISTIANSAND, Norge, 2022-Apr-27 — /Travel PR News/ — Det tredje CASSINI HACKATHON, som vil finne sted 12.-14. mai, er et event som arrangeres på 10 lokasjoner i Europa samtidig. Deltagerne vil få en unik mulighet til å bruke data og signaler fra EUs programmer Copernicus,… Read the full press release

NETCOM becomes the newest Affiliate Member of UNWTO

Madrid, Spain, 2022-Apr-26 — /Travel PR News/ — UNWTO has welcomed NETCOM, a leader in communications and digital advertising, into its growing network of Affiliate Members. Affiliate Members are drawn from every part of the diverse tourism sector, with businesses, civil society, destinations and academia all represented. Through this network, UNWTO guides the development and growth… Read the full press release