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Travel Talk means, travelers and travel industry professionals are buzzing about developments, trends and news in the world of tourism, resorts, hotels, luxury, sustainability, airlines, airports and best deals and practices. Travel Talk also talks about the dark side of tourism.

Airbus 320 evacuated in Duesseldorf

Airbus 320 evacuated in Duesseldorf

Travel talkeditor editor- February 17, 2020 07:47

Airbus 320 evacuated in Duesseldorf Known as a reliable, cheap airline, but safe is Pegasus Airlines. After a recent incident in Istanbul where a Pegasus jet slid off the runway, ... Read More

Villa de Pranako opens in Old Bangkok

Villa de Pranako opens in Old Bangkok

Travel talkeditor editor- February 17, 2020 06:10

Villa de Pranako opens in Old Bangkok Thailand based Unicorn Hospitality, t has announced that Villa de Pranakorn, its elegant new luxury boutique hotel in Bangkok’s historic Sam Yot district. ... Read More

Norwegian Cruise Line on their way out?

Norwegian Cruise Line on their way out?

Travel talkeditor editor- February 17, 2020 00:53

Norwegian Cruise Line on their way out? Coronavirus and Corporate Greed cannot be the only justification for the Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) to continue ripping off customers. Is Norwegian Cruise ... Read More

A nightmare of a cruise ends for 355 Americans

A nightmare of a cruise ends for 355 Americans

Travel talkeditor editor- February 16, 2020 21:09

A nightmare of a cruise ends for 355 Americans A cruise of a lifetime became a nightmare for 355 American travelers when Coronavirus broke out onboard early February. Japanese authorities ... Read More

Where to travel during Coronavirus? List of  countries and destinations

Where to travel during Coronavirus? List of countries and destinations

Travel talkeditor editor- February 16, 2020 08:56

Where to travel during Coronavirus? List of countries and destinations Coronavirus also is known as Covid-19 has become the biggest enemy in the global travel and tourism industry, but the virus ... Read More

Zimbabwe: The way forward

Zimbabwe: The way forward

Travel talkeditor editor- February 16, 2020 08:32

Zimbabwe: The way forward Zimbabwe is buffeted by lack of cohesion, lack of strategic planning, buffeted by inconsistencies, incapacitation to deal with the current problems, and as we speak we ... Read More

Why Hong Kong Tourism should be booming?

Why Hong Kong Tourism should be booming?

Travel talkeditor editor- February 16, 2020 07:38

Why Hong Kong Tourism should be booming? There may not be a better dime every to explore Hong Kong this time, but the connection to China as a Chinese city ... Read More

Overtourism not coronavirus: AIRBNB worry in Europe

Overtourism not coronavirus: AIRBNB worry in Europe

Travel talkeditor editor- February 16, 2020 07:19

Overtourism not coronavirus: AIRBNB worry in Europe At the same time, tourism leaders everywhere in the world have sleepless nights over coronavirus to stop tourism in their region, Prague, Amsterdam, ... Read More

Should all Makeup be Halal Cosmetics?

Should all Makeup be Halal Cosmetics?

Travel talkeditor editor- February 16, 2020 02:17

Should all Makeup be Halal Cosmetics? It was not until I was meandering down the Javits aisle at the recent In-Cosmetics event that I even thought about Halal cosmetics. Halal ... Read More

Coronavirus cured in 8 countries

Coronavirus cured in 8 countries

Travel talkeditor editor- February 16, 2020 01:25

Coronavirus cured in 8 countries What travel destinations are safe from Coronavirus?The virus had put a noticeable dent on the travel industry, even though most countries in the world have ... Read More

Siem Reap welcomes Chinese Tourists with open arms

Siem Reap welcomes Chinese Tourists with open arms

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 23:43

Siem Reap welcomes Chinese Tourists with open arms China Tourism officials feel the world is ganging up against Chinese tourists and make travel a nightmare for many. Chinese official are ... Read More

Returning to Beijing? 14 days quarantine ordered

Returning to Beijing? 14 days quarantine ordered

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 23:28

Returning to Beijing? 14 days quarantine ordered More than 20 million people live in the Capital City of Beijing. Experts say this decision by Chinese authorities in Beijing is significant. ... Read More

When Visit Portugal meets Incredible India

When Visit Portugal meets Incredible India

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 19:09

When Visit Portugal meets Incredible India Obviously encouraged by the example of other countries and seeing the potential of the market in India, Visit Portugal has become the latest country ... Read More

African Tourism Board supports diversification of tourist products in Africa

African Tourism Board supports diversification of tourist products in Africa

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 17:05

African Tourism Board supports diversification of tourist products in Africa The African Tourism Board (ATB) is looking to cooperate with African countries to develop beach tourism, marine tourist resources and ... Read More

Passenger with bagful of bullets arrested in Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport

Passenger with bagful of bullets arrested in Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 16:42

Passenger with bagful of bullets arrested in Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport Police officers have apprehended a woman trying to carry a bag with 50 small-caliber bullets through Sheremetyevo Airport in Moscow, ... Read More

First coronavirus death in Europe: Chinese tourist dies in Paris hospital

First coronavirus death in Europe: Chinese tourist dies in Paris hospital

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 16:07

First coronavirus death in Europe: Chinese tourist dies in Paris hospital An 80-year-old Chinese tourist has died from the new coronavirus at a Paris hospital, marking the first death confirmed outside of Asia and ... Read More

London train station evacuated after stabbing attack

London train station evacuated after stabbing attack

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 15:51

London train station evacuated after stabbing attack London police have swarmed Euston railway station on Euston Road in the London Borough of Camden, on Saturday afternoon. Armed London’s Metropolitan Police ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority official statement on Coronavirus

Hawaii Tourism Authority official statement on Coronavirus

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 03:24

Hawaii Tourism Authority official statement on Coronavirus The Hawaii Tourism Authority is the State agency in Hawaii in charge of the largest industry, travel and tourism wants visitors to know: ... Read More

Coronavirus: Hilton Hawaii relocates guests

Coronavirus: Hilton Hawaii relocates guests

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 03:15

Coronavirus: Hilton Hawaii relocates guests The Grand Waikikian by Hilton Grand Vacations Club is a popular oceanfront property on a popular Waikiki Beach stretch. The location couldn’t be more central ... Read More

Insider Tips for All-inclusive Resorts

Insider Tips for All-inclusive Resorts

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 02:58

Insider Tips for All-inclusive Resorts You finally decided to book an all-inclusive resort vacation. Did you know that there are insider tips for all-inclusive resorts? But you’re already booked you ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO leaves Kenya with a smile

African Tourism Board CEO leaves Kenya with a smile

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 02:43

African Tourism Board CEO leaves Kenya with a smile Kenya Tourism with the support of the African Tourism Board may play a leading role in initiating and advancing pilot projects ... Read More

Solids and Liquids Could Be More Alike than We Thought

Solids and Liquids Could Be More Alike than We Thought

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 02:21

Solids and Liquids Could Be More Alike than We Thought Scientists explain how exotic phenomena involving electrons in certain solid systems are similar to particles in certain liquid systems or ... Read More

Portuguese artist Santiago Ribeiro exhibits in the Czech Republic

Portuguese artist Santiago Ribeiro exhibits in the Czech Republic

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 02:18

Portuguese artist Santiago Ribeiro exhibits in the Czech Republic Coimbra artist Santiago Ribeiro participates in the exhibition * Arts Week in the Czech Republic * from 14 to 20 February ... Read More

Go Vilnius new ‘Fantasy’ tourism campaign

Go Vilnius new ‘Fantasy’ tourism campaign

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 02:12

Go Vilnius new ‘Fantasy’ tourism campaign Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania and the destination behind the award-winning “Vilnius – the G-spot of Europe” campaign, is launching a new campaign that ... Read More

The Harbor Club Saint Lucia Appoints New Director of Food

The Harbor Club Saint Lucia Appoints New Director of Food

Travel talkeditor editor- February 15, 2020 02:08

The Harbor Club Saint Lucia Appoints New Director of Food The Harbor Club, located on the picturesque Rodney Bay in Saint Lucia, has appointed Cristian Rebolledo as the new Director ... Read More

Shock for Hawaii Tourism: Coronavirus arrived in Waikiki

Shock for Hawaii Tourism: Coronavirus arrived in Waikiki

Travel talkeditor editor- February 14, 2020 23:39

Shock for Hawaii Tourism: Coronavirus arrived in Waikiki Today Hawaii Tourism moved into a state of alarm over a coronavirus threat for the State of Hawaii. The virus is now ... Read More

All-new Gulfstream G700 completes its first flight

All-new Gulfstream G700 completes its first flight

Travel talkeditor editor- February 14, 2020 23:16

All-new Gulfstream G700 completes its first flight General Dynamics’ announced today that its all-new Gulfstream G700 – the industry’s most spacious aircraft with the longest range at the fastest speeds, ... Read More

Maritime Administration announces over $280 million in grants for US ports

Maritime Administration announces over $280 million in grants for US ports

Travel talkeditor editor- February 14, 2020 22:03

Maritime Administration announces over $280 million in grants for US ports The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Maritime Administration (MARAD) today announced that it has awarded more than $280 million ... Read More

What are the essential requirements for hospitality and tourism?

What are the essential requirements for hospitality and tourism?

Travel talkeditor editor- February 14, 2020 21:31

What are the essential requirements for hospitality and tourism? Sustainabilty, carrying capacity, and use of local talent and materials, along with deploying the right technology are essential requirements for hospitality ... Read More

The Seychelles brings “Sun and Sea” to Belgium Trade Fair

The Seychelles brings “Sun and Sea” to Belgium Trade Fair

Travel talkeditor editor- February 14, 2020 21:00

The Seychelles brings “Sun and Sea” to Belgium Trade Fair Sunny Seychelles made a magnificent appearance through the participation of the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) at the 62nd edition of ... Read More