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World Travel Awards lands in Lima ahead of Latin America Gala Ceremony 2016

| June 28, 2016
World Travel Awards lands in Lima ahead of Latin America Gala Ceremony 2016

Lima, Peru, June 28th, 2016 Peruvian capital Lima is beginning the final preparations for the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2016.

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Register for WTM London 2016

| June 28, 2016
Register for WTM London 2016

World Travel Market London, the leading global event for the travel industry, has opened registration to the new-look three-day WTM London 2016.

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Futurist Brian Solis to Speak At WTM London

| June 21, 2016
Futurist Brian Solis to Speak At WTM London

World Travel Market London 2016, the leading global event for the travel industry, is delighted to announce award-winning author, digital analyst and futurist Brian Solis as a keynote speaker.

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TUI Boss to Address UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ Summit on Safe and Seamless Travel

| June 14, 2016
TUI Boss to Address UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ Summit on Safe and Seamless Travel

The new boss at travel giant TUI Group will make the opening address at the UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ Summit at World Travel Market London 2016.

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Matchmaking recommendations for all Hosted Buyers attending ibtm world

| June 10, 2016
Matchmaking recommendations for all Hosted Buyers attending ibtm world

New technology to enhance relevance of appointments  All Hosted Buyers attending ibtm world 2016 (www.ibtmworld.com) will, for the first time, be able to take part in a matchmaking system that will provide tailored recommendations of suppliers that they could meet with, based on information provided about their business objectives at the time of registration.

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The Meetings Show to deliver something new for 2016

| June 10, 2016
The Meetings Show to deliver something new for 2016

The Meetings Show is set to deliver a week of business opportunities, education and networking when it opens for the fourth time on Tuesday next week.

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ibtm America 2016 ‘Techcollective’ set to include education sessions on hot topics within the Event Technology industry

| June 8, 2016
ibtm America 2016 ‘Techcollective’ set to include education sessions on hot topics within the Event Technology industry

ibtm america 2016 (www.ibtmamerica.com), taking place from June 15-17 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee, has announced that the TECHCollective, the newly launched area located in the Central Hub, will include bite-sized education sessions held by leading event technology providers such as Bizzabo, etouches, Brightbox, Hubvents, DAHLIA+ and Meetoo.

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Cornelia Diamond Golf Resort & Spa to welcome World Travel Awards

| June 8, 2016
Cornelia Diamond Golf Resort & Spa to welcome World Travel Awards

London, 8th June 2016 Cornelia Diamond Golf Resort & Spa in Antalya, Turkey, has been revealed as the host for the upcoming World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2016.

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The Meetings Show brings industry together for a host of networking activities

| June 8, 2016
The Meetings Show brings industry together for a host of networking activities

The week of The Meetings Show will once again be a focal point for networking as industry peers gather in London from 13th June, 2016.

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Voting opens ahead of 2016 World Ski Awards Gala Ceremony

| June 7, 2016
Voting opens ahead of 2016 World Ski Awards Gala Ceremony

London, June 7th, 2016 Voting has opened ahead of the hotly anticipated 2016 World Ski Awards Gala Ceremony as the nominees for the event are revealed for the first time.

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Long haul travels in 1st quarter 2016: high resilience of Europe despite terrorist attacks

| June 3, 2016
Long haul travels in 1st quarter 2016: high resilience of Europe despite terrorist attacks

The latest results from the Air Travellers’ Traffic Barometer* produced by European Cities Marketing and ForwardKeys reveal that in Q1 2016, International trips were down by -0.7% due to Intra-European travels down by -2.8% (compared to Q1 2015). Conversely, long haul travels are up by +3.4%.

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More than 2 million people pledge to run on Global Running Day

| June 1, 2016
More than 2 million people pledge to run on Global Running Day

More than two million people from around the world have pledged to run on Global Running Day on Wednesday (June 1, 2016).

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Celebration Breaks Drinks Barometer

| May 31, 2016
Celebration Breaks Drinks Barometer

  Forty-five per cent of people on a city break are there for a celebration: London, Paris and Barcelona are their top choices (www.postoffice.co.uk/celebrationdrinks) Drinks cost least in Prague – less than half the price of 10 other top cities Palma offers the cheapest prices for drinks of those surveyed in Western Europe Tallinn, Barcelona […]

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MCI Nordics and ICS Denmark is creating a new Powerhouse

| May 30, 2016
MCI Nordics and ICS Denmark is creating a new Powerhouse

Copenhagen – 30th May 2016. The MCI Group, a key driver of innovation in global meetings, events, association and congress industries, today announced an exciting partnership with ICS- International Conference Services – Denmark, one of the leading congress organizers and destination management companies in Scandinavia. ICS brings more than 25 years of highly reputed expertise […]

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PromPerú to welcome World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony to Lima

| May 27, 2016
PromPerú to welcome World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony to Lima

London, May 27th, 2016 Peruvian capital Lima is set to host the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony for the second time.

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Strong demand for IMEX America 2016

| May 26, 2016
Strong demand for IMEX America 2016

Strong demand for space from first time and established exhibitors is characterizing IMEX America 2016 which returns to the Sands® Expo and Convention Center at The Venetian®| The Palazzo® in Las Vegas from 18 to 20 October 2016.

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Forte Village Resort revealed as host of World Spa Awards Gala Ceremony 2016 as voting opens

| May 26, 2016
Forte Village Resort revealed as host of World Spa Awards Gala Ceremony 2016 as voting opens

London, UK, May 26th, 2016 Forte Village Resort has been confirmed as the host of the upcoming World Spa Awards Gala Ceremony 2016.

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Visitor Surge for World Travel Market 2016 Events

| May 26, 2016
Visitor Surge for World Travel Market 2016 Events

The World Travel Market  portfolio of events for 2016 have received a phenomenal 35% increase in travel trade visitors – totalling an impressive 37,651 – attending the array of leading events around the globe, compared to 2015.

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World Responsible Tourism Awards at WTM London “Harder to Win Than Ever” as 2016 longlist revealed.

| May 25, 2016
World Responsible Tourism Awards at WTM London “Harder to Win Than Ever” as 2016 longlist revealed.

Responsible Travel has today announced the select 75 organisations longlisted for the 2016 World Responsible Tourism at WTM London sponsored by the Belize Tourism Board.

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ABTA urges people not to leave it too late to book popular destinations

| May 24, 2016
ABTA urges people not to leave it too late to book popular destinations

Two thirds of people planning a summer holiday have already booked as Western Mediterranean destinations surge in popularity

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High speed transport and internet for ibtm world

| May 23, 2016
High speed transport and internet for ibtm world

The journey to and from this year’s ibtm world (www.ibtmworld.com), in Barcelona is going to be as fast as the event’s high-speed internet access with the opening of the onsite Metro Station at the Fira Gran Via.

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WTM Connect Asia 2016 Delivers a High Number of Business Meetings

| May 20, 2016
WTM Connect Asia 2016 Delivers a High Number of Business Meetings

WTM Connect Asia 2016 closed on a high note today. The event took place from 18-20 May in Penang, Malaysia. Hosted Buyers from China, South East Asia and the rest of the world met, networked and had serious business meetings with International exhibitors.

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Football Fans Grab Flights For European Cup

| May 20, 2016
Football Fans Grab Flights For European Cup

After Paris, France’s other host cities are seeing a phenomenal surge in interest with forward bookings running up to 399% ahead.

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WTM Connect Asia Opens for Business

| May 18, 2016
WTM Connect Asia Opens for Business

The first edition of WTM Connect Asia opened today (Wednesday 18 May), taking place in George Town, Penang, Malaysia. The area was declared a UNESCO Heritage Site in 2008 and has proved to be a unique setting for Hosted Buyers and exhibitors to meet, enjoy the local culture and make new business connections.

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7 Exceptional Villas & Suites in Santorini

| May 17, 2016
7 Exceptional Villas & Suites in Santorini

7 High Rated Hotels in Santorini, the famous island with magical views and stunning sunsets. The towns along the Caldera(Fira, Firostefani, Imerovigli, Oia)  is where you will find the most popular hotels and villas on the island. Maregio Suites, Oia, Santorini Located in the scenic village of Oía, just steps from Oia Castle, Maregio Suites offers suites with […]

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ICCA 2015 rankings released: Berlin new number 1 city

| May 17, 2016
ICCA 2015 rankings released: Berlin new number 1 city

17 May 2016 ICCA captured a record number of 12,076 rotating international association meetings taking place in 2015; the largest number of association meetings collected in the year after the meetings took place ever, and 571 additional meetings compared to 2014.

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Copenhagen reclaims position in top 10-list of World’s Most Popular Convention Cities

| May 17, 2016
Copenhagen reclaims position in top 10-list of World’s Most Popular Convention Cities

Copenhagen is on a roll as a international convention city! 2016 will be the busiest year the city ever saw in terms of delegates, and according to ICCA’s brand new 2015 Statistics Report, Copenhagen is again to be found in the global top-10.

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InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort to welcome World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony

| May 17, 2016
InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort to welcome World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony

London, May 17th, 2016 World Travel Awards has revealed InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort has been selected to host the prestigious Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016.

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Congress organiser: “The Danish outreach program is the most impressive we’ve ever seen!”

| May 17, 2016
Congress organiser: “The Danish outreach program is the most impressive we’ve ever seen!”

Municipalities, museums, ministries and mothers. This week, over 150 Danish organisations work together around gender equality in an extensive outreach program staged in Copenhagen in conjunction with the Women Deliver 4th Global Conference, attracting more than 5,000 delegates from 165 countries around women’s and girl’s health and rights. Women Deliver’s CEO names the outreach pro-gram […]

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The BFG Dream Jar Trail: Dream Big!

| May 16, 2016
The BFG Dream Jar Trail: Dream Big!

Save the Children, Visitlondon.com, The Roald Dahl Literary Estate and Entertainment One UK are encouraging adults and children alike to dream big this summer with the announcement of a Phizz-Whizzing new public art trail to celebrate the release of THE BFG across the streets of London and key locations around the UK.

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WTM Connect Asia Gets Ready to Facilitate Business in South East Asia

| May 13, 2016
WTM Connect Asia Gets Ready to Facilitate Business in South East Asia

Next week suppliers and buyers from all over the world will arrive in Penang for the inaugural WTM Connect Asia. From 18-20 May international exhibitors will meet with Chinese, South East Asian and International Hosted Buyers in an exclusive, closed community setting.

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Paris increases its attractiveness to congress organisers

| May 13, 2016
Paris increases its attractiveness to congress organisers

Thursday 12 May at the Paris Town Hall, the managers of 17 hotel groups, the UMIH and Synhorcat, representing 651 hotels and over 76,657 rooms in all categories in Paris and the region met under the auspices of the City of Paris (Jean-François Martins, deputy mayor in charge of tourism), the Paris Chamber of Commerce […]

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Swissôtel Lima to host World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2016

| May 10, 2016

London, May 10th, 2016 Swissôtel Lima has been unveiled as the host for the upcoming World Travel Awards(WTA) Latin America Gala Ceremony 2016.

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ATM 2016 attracts record 28,000 visitors

| May 10, 2016
ATM 2016 attracts record 28,000 visitors

– Trade visitors to annual travel trade event grow 7% – 9% increase in Buyers’ Club members

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Old school hospitality central to luxury market success says Rocco Forte Hotels chairman

| April 28, 2016
Old school hospitality central to luxury market success says Rocco Forte Hotels chairman

Titan of the hotel industry, Sir Rocco Forte, opens up about the highs and lows of his hospitality career at inaugural ATM Leaders Breakfast; top echelon of regional leaders enjoy unique opportunity to learn from his half-century of experience

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Industry leaders map out sustainable future of UAE tourism

| April 26, 2016
Industry leaders map out sustainable future of UAE tourism

New ATM Global Stage opens with high profile panel session on future outlook for UAE tourism; each emirate to focus on own USPs but committed to shared vision for sustainable growth

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The Revival of the Colossus

| April 26, 2016
The Revival of the Colossus

“A Project with a Vision of Peace in the Mediterranean Region” A Seven Step Synopsis for its ideal implementation

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Crown Prince of Dubai opens Arabian Travel Market

| April 25, 2016
Crown Prince of Dubai opens Arabian Travel Market

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, inaugurates ATM 2016; the Middle East’s largest travel and tourism event celebrates 23 years of industry milestones

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Top 10 Islands in the World

| April 25, 2016
Top 10 Islands in the World

Travelers Booking Hotels at Award-Winning Islands During Shoulder Season Can Save Nearly 30% per Night

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Arabian Travel Market 2016 opens

| April 24, 2016
Arabian Travel Market 2016 opens

Over 26,000 visitors expected to attend Middle East’s largest travel trade event with 2,800 confirmed exhibitors, 64 national pavilions, over 50 seminar and technology theatre sessions, and several new show features including the launch of the first ever Wellness & Spa Lounge and ATM Global Stage

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