News: Tourism

Applications open for IAAPA 2024 Board of Directors

The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has served as a leader in the global attractions industry for over 100 years, and this would not have been possible…

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Jun 8, 2023 Attractions / Tourism / Waterparks /


Vietnam’s InterContinental Danang to host series of wellness retreats

Vietnam five-star sanctuary - InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort - has revealed plans to host a new series of 'Energy Zen Retreats', rejuvenating activities curated…

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Jun 8, 2023 Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /


Principal IAAPA executives to address IAAPA Expo Asia 2023

Staging its IAAPA Expo Asia 2023 at Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands from 13th to 16th June, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has released details…

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Jun 4, 2023 Aquatics / Entertainment / Tourism / Waterparks /


Crowdsourcing used to remove 10,000 kgs of waste from Mount Everest region

Sagarmatha Next, an experience centre situated at 3,775 meters at the base of Mount Everest, is working with the local NGO Sagarmatha Pollution Control Committee (SPCC), to find…

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Jun 1, 2023 Environment / Marketing / Tourism /


Looking to deter disrespectful tourists Bali authorities to advise visitors of ‘dos and don’ts’

In the wake of a number of incidents of foreign visitors to Bali behaving inappropriately, authorities on the Indonesian island are to issue a card listing of 12 ‘dos’ and eight…

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May 31, 2023 Culture / Legal / Tourism /


UNWTO looks to build a new ‘narrative’ around tourism as a driver of growth

A move to more effectively portray tourism as a crucial driver of growth, both in traditional media and on content platforms, in addition to evaluating the evolution of tourism…

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May 29, 2023 Attractions / Marketing / Technology / Tourism /


Mountain tourism report calls for use of big data and new technologies

A report jointly developed by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAQ) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) shows that mountain tourism accounts for between nine and 16% of all…

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May 26, 2023 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Technology / Tourism /


Thailand resorts prepare to celebrate Global Wellness Day

Thailand wellness resorts - Santiburi Koh Samui and SAii Resorts – are preparing to celebrate Global Wellness Day on 10th June 2023 and are offering a full day of activities to help…

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May 26, 2023 Events / Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /



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