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Pandemic containment measures should not dent travellers' confidence, says UNWTO Secretary General

Madrid/IBNS: A government’s response to COVID-19 should not undermine solidarity and confidence amo ...

UNWTO visits Canary Islands to check steps for safe and responsible restart of tourism

Madrid: The Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago off the coast of north western Africa, is known for its ...

UNWTO names Giorgio Armani and Gino Sorbillo Special Ambassadors for Tourism

Rome/NITN: The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has named renowned fashion designer Giorgio Armani and ...

100 per cent of global destinations now have Covid-19 travel restrictions: UNWTO reports

Madrid/NITN: The Covid-19 pandemic has prompted all destinations worldwide to introduce restrictions on travel, research by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has found.

UNWTO names Turkey the 6th most visited country in the world

New Delhi: Giving a boost to its global image of being most frequented tourist destination, UNWTO recently announced that Turkey was the 6th most visited destination in the world in th ...

What delighted me about Holiday Inn Amsterdam (RAI) was when I got off the metro at RAI station reaching there by a train from Schiphol Airport. I walked a few paces and there it was: Holiday Inn Amsterdam.  


WHEN I checked in this April in Chicago's newest property for growing tourists, The Hoxton, it was about midnight. But unlike any five star hotel with an orderly lobby of relaxed or stressed out travellers walking in or out toting their suitcases, I encountered the ambiance of a city's popular night joint- it was teeming with young to middle aged good looking souls in a party mood.