SHA Wellness Clinic, famous for promoting well-being and a healthy lifestyle, which is the fruit of its commitment to keeping up with the very latest, upgrades itself and makes progress by adding an impressive extension to the clinic to double the size … November 28, 2014
EIBTM [ www.eibtm.com ], the global hub for the meeting and events industry, which is dedicated to driving the industry forward, is working on a new look to the show floor for this year’s event. The exhibition hall in Fira Gran Via (Barcelona), will … May 1, 2013
Coinciding with the tenth anniversary of becoming a specialized UN agency, the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) will host the spring meeting of the UN System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB) in Madrid, Spain, from April 5-6, 2013.
The … April 4, 2013
The fourth edition of the Investment and Tourism Business Forum (INVESTOUR) addressed cooperation and business opportunities between Spain and Africa. Celebrated on the occasion of the Madrid International Tourism Fair (FITUR), INVESTOUR 2013 brought … February 7, 2013
In Madrid this week, Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, met with Mr. Taleb Rifai, the Secretary General of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), to discuss the bid by the islands for a seat on the Executive … February 2, 2013
Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture who is heading the Seychelles to FITUR 2013 in Spain, held a consolidation of Seychelles in Spain meeting with Bernadette Willemin, the Director for Europe for Seychelles … January 31, 2013
The Spanish Minister for Industry, Energy and Tourism, Mr. Jose Manuel Soria Lopez, and the Seychelles Minister for Tourism and Culture, Mr. Alain St.Ange, met at the opening ceremony of FITUR 2013 in Madrid and together discussed the economic reform … January 31, 2013
A tourism investment forum for Africa and a debate on tourism prospects in the Middle East and North Africa are among the many UNWTO events planned for the International Tourism Trade Fair, FITUR (Madrid, Spain, January 30-February 3, 2013). Activities … January 15, 2013
One billion tourists have traveled the world in 2012, marking a new record for international tourism – a sector that accounts for one in every 12 jobs and 30% of the world’s services exports. On the symbolic arrival date of the one-billionth tourist … December 13, 2012
EIBTM ( www.eibtm.com ), the leading global event for the meetings, incentives, events, and business travel industry has confirmed that the show will remain in Barcelona until 2016 and will continue to be hosted in the Fira Gran Via.
Mr. Joan Gaspart, … November 29, 2012
Pacific World ( www.pacificworld.com ) the leading MICE* player has once again been appointed as the official DMC for the 25th edition of EIBTM which will take place in Fira Gran Via (November 27-29, 2012).
Formerly known as Ultramar Events, Pacific … October 30, 2012
LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - You’ve read about the Spanish restaurants with Michelin stars, the celebrated Catalan and Basque chefs, the wonderful seafood and acorn-flavored hams. Now you, too, can dine around Spain. TourCrafters provides the basics: deluxe … May 9, 2012
The 2012 official World Tourism Day (WTD) celebrations will be held in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain, (September 27, 2012). Under the theme “Tourism and Sustainable Energy: Powering Sustainable Development,” WTD 2012 highlights the need to bring … March 8, 2012
EIBTM, the global meetings and events exhibition held in Barcelona ( www.eibtm.com ), is delighted to announce their recent “Special Mention of the Jury” award, which was presented at the National Congress of OPC Spain, which took place in Geneva.
The … February 23, 2012
UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary General, Taleb Rifai, met with the Spanish Minister of Industry, Energy, and Tourism, José Manuel Soria, to discuss tourism’s role in meeting the challenges currently facing the sector (Madrid, Spain, … February 14, 2012
LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - January is the month of rebajas, which means “sales” in Spanish, so TourCrafters has put together a five-day, land-only shopping trip in the Spanish capital that starts as low as US$485.
The Madrid package includes 4 nights’ … December 28, 2011
LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - Showcasing a vast array of products for this special country, TourCrafters’ all-new 2012 Best of Spain brochure is now online. It features hotels, sightseeing tours, private tours, and transfers in Madrid, Barcelona, cities … December 20, 2011
Signaling the beginning of the international tourism calendar for 2012, UNWTO will hold a number of activities at the International Tourism Trade Fair, FITUR, addressing key issues facing the sector in times of uncertainty (Madrid, Spain, January 18-22, … December 20, 2011
LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - Whether it’s movies, restaurant reviews, or the football club, Barcelona seems to be always in the news. This spectacular city on the Mediterranean, the capital of Catalonia, is hot. It has trend-setting restaurants, Michelin-starred … November 8, 2011
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification today announced Green Growth as the new Preferred Partner for Portugal and Spain.
Green Globe Certification CEO Guido Bauer said: "I am pleased to welcome Daniel Frey and his company, Green Growth, … September 29, 2011
Fourteen of Spain’s most prominent tourism businesses have signed their commitment to the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism at the first International Congress on Ethics and Tourism, which was officially closed by their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe … September 19, 2011
Ten years since the adoption of the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism by the United Nations General Assembly, the first International Congress on Ethics and Tourism has opened with calls to intensify efforts to place ethics at the core of tourism development … September 15, 2011
LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - Celebrate Thanksgiving away from family obligations with TourCrafters’ 5-night/6-day golfing vacation at La Cala, a 1,000-acre golf resort on Spain’s sun-splashed Costa del Sol. The package costs US$1,179, per person, double … September 13, 2011
The government of Spain is to provide military training to Seychelles personnel as one of the new areas of cooperation agreed upon after the conclusion of the first Joint Commission between Spain and Seychelles, held at the Seychelles Ministry of Foreign … September 12, 2011
UNWTO and Spain have come together to organize the First International Congress on Ethics and Tourism to address some of the most pressing ethical issues currently facing the tourism sector (September 15-16, Madrid, Spain).
As one of the largest economic … July 7, 2011
The Spanish Minister for Defense, Ms. Carme Chacon Piqueras, has pledged to step up collaborations with the Seychelles government in the fight against piracy after participating in a meeting with the High Level Committee on Piracy (HLCP) earlier today.
During … July 5, 2011
The Seychelles President, Mr. James Michel, met with the Minister for Defense of the kingdom of Spain, Mrs. Carme Chacon Piqueras, at State House this morning to discuss defense cooperation in the fight against piracy and the additional support that Spain … July 4, 2011
PHUKET, Thailand - HotelTravel.com is spreading Spanish summer holiday fever across Europe and beyond with new travel articles on the hottest summer events in Spain for 2011, spiced up by some of the lowest promotional hotel deals on the Internet.
HotelTravel.com … May 26, 2011
BOOK BY JUNE 15 FOR SAVINGS OF US$780 PER COUPLE
LIVERTYVILLE, Illinois - TourCrafters, the tour operator known for its good deals, has come up with a terrific one for October and November. The 8-day/7-night Malaga Escape and Lisbon Cruise, which starts … May 4, 2011
The Telegraph wrote that Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho and Real Madrid were hailed by the Spanish media after the 1-0 win in Copa del Rey and that the win delivered the club their first domestic cup in 18 years. The night of the winning match Real … April 28, 2011
The wide range of products and services which constitute the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) technical assistance portfolio will be officially presented at the international tourism trade fair, FITUR 2011 (Madrid, Spain, January 20).
The presentation … January 10, 2011
LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification announced the appointment of SPA Balance as its preferred partner to the spa and wellness sector in Spain and Portugal. SPA Balance is a consultancy firm, offering specialist services to businesses within … October 11, 2010
Spain currently contributes about 2 percent to the overall tourist arrivals per year to Seychelles, but the country is now determined to capture a bigger share of that market with the reopening of a tourist office in Madrid. The chief executive officer … September 20, 2010
ONLINE BROCHURE FEATURES VIDEOS OF ROME, FLORENCE AND SPAIN
LIBERTYVILLE, IL - TourCrafters has released its online brochure, 2011 Preview: Italy and the Best of Europe, with unique videos of Rome, Florence, and Spain. The brochure gives information … September 20, 2010
It was announced during the Seychelles President's visit to Spain that the tropical islands of the Seychelles will be reopening a tourist office in Spain. The announcement was made by President Michel himself in a meeting with the Spanish Leader in the … September 19, 2010
Seychelles President James Michel has met with the President, Vice Presidents, and members of the Confederation of Employers and Industries of Spain.
The Seychelles President was accompanied by the Minister for Home Affairs, Environment and Transport … September 16, 2010
“Today marks a great step forward in the relations between Spain and Seychelles. It is my first visit to Spain, and I am convinced that this visit will open a new chapter in our cooperation,“ said Seychelles President Michel following a meeting with … September 15, 2010
President James Michel traveled to Spain today to undertake a 2-day official visit at the invitation of HE Mr. José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, President of the Government of the Kingdom of Spain.
The President will be accompanied by the Minister … September 13, 2010
(eTN) - The Skål International secretary general, Mr. Jim Power, has died, according to sources close to him. The tourism luminary is said to have died in his sleep at his home in Torremolinos, Spain, on Saturday, June 12, 2010.The news comes as shock … June 14, 2010
Mention Spain and everyone says, “Oh, yes, Madrid and Barcelona,” but TourCrafters, the family-owned tour operator known for good deals, wants travelers to see more of Spain... and to taste it, too.
TourCrafters new 7-day/6-night Taste of Spain … March 2, 2010
TourCrafters, the Italy specialists, made a lengthy trip to Spain last year during which they discovered new itineraries, products, and hotels. Their enthusiasm has resulted in a new special 15-page Spain brochure. The Best of Spain 2010 offers not only … January 8, 2010
This year’s EIBTM was confirmed by Mandy Torrens, EIBTM exhibition director, as having attracted the largest ever gathering of hosted buyers and the most pre-scheduled appointments in the event’s 21-year-old history.
She announced that unaudited … December 3, 2009
It's not often you see a good-deal package to Bilbao, that Spanish city Frank Gehry made instantly famous with his Guggenheim Museum design, but TourCrafters is offering a 5-day/4-night air and land package starting at US$915.
The package, which is … October 19, 2009
Online Travel Experts Develop Digital Strategy & Advergame
Travel Spike is dedicated to developing unique digital marketing and technology solutions exclusively for the travel industry. The interactive leader in the travel and tourism sector has … February 6, 2008
Amadeus Waterways has just released its 2008/2009 Cruising Portugal & Spain brochure, presenting a new exciting program along the beautiful Douro River Valley. You begin your journey with three nights in Lisbon. Then, enjoy a 7-night roundtrip cruise … September 28, 2007