News: Tourism

A decade in the making Legoland Korea Resort opens to the public

Merlin Entertainments’ Legoland Korea Resort has been opened with 10,000 people visiting the attraction following its opening ceremony yesterday morning. Located on Jungdo…

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May 6, 2022 ByNigel Benton Attractions / Culture / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

Tony de Leede announced as wellness partner for Storylines private residential ship

Wellness Entrepreneur and Founder of Wellness Solutions, Tony de Leede has been announced by Storylines as a partner to build the largest wellness centre at sea onboard their private…

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May 5, 2022 Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

Samoa to reopen to international tourism from August 2022

The Samoan Government will be reopening its border to international tourists from August/September this year. A series of developments and new processes have been actioned to make Samoa…

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May 5, 2022 Hospitality / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Merlin Entertainments announces acquisition of Seoul’s COEX Aquarium

Merlin Entertainments has completed the acquisition of one of the largest aquariums in Korea, The COEX Aquarium in the Gangnam district of the capital of Seoul. Home to more than 180…

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May 4, 2022 Attractions / Environment / Tourism / Zoos /

 
 

SeaWorld Abu Dhabi on target for 2023 opening

Set to be the world's largest aquarium housing more than 68,000 marine animals SeaWorld Abu Dhabi is on target to open next year, with construction work planned for completion in late…

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Apr 28, 2022 Attractions / Environment / Tourism / Zoos /

 
 

WTTC announces Saudi Arabia as next host destination in November this year

The World Travel and Tourism Council announced at the closing session of its Global Summit in Manila, that its 22nd event will take place in Riyadh, capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,…

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Apr 23, 2022 Events / Tourism /

 
 

ATTA looks at challenges and Opportunities in Community-Based and Indigenous Tourism in Australia and New Zealand

Set to stage a webinar on Indigenous and Community-based Tourism next week, the USA-based Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) has shared recent learnings on its experiences in…

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Apr 22, 2022 Culture / Education / Environment / Tourism /

 
 

Hong Kong Disneyland celebrates its reopening

Hong Kong Disneyland has today welcomed guests back to the park after a number of closures due to the impacts of COVID. Located on Hong Kong’s Lantau Island, Hong Kong Disneyland has…

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Apr 21, 2022 Attractions / Entertainment / Hospitality / Tourism /

 
 

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