The latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer has found that international tourist arrivals grew by six per cent in 2018, reaching a whopping 1.4 billion.
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Sri Lanka’s Tourism Development Authority has announced its intention to hit US$5 billion in tourism revenue in 2019.
A drone expert has warned that most of the world’s airports and leading destinations remain dangerously vulnerable to ‘criminal or rogue mayhem’ driven by the ever-evolving UAV market.
Several skiers have been killed in weather-related incidents in Austria and southern Germany, resulting in an avalanche warning for the Alps.
Anti-drone technology will be deployed at Gatwick and Heathrow airports in the UK after pre-Christmas drone chaos.
The 2018 festive period saw record numbers of tourists visiting Jamaica, according to the country’s minister for tourism.
Online travel marketplace Travelzoo has released information about the destinations set to offer the best value deals for British travellers in 2019
The death toll for the tsunami that hit Indonesia late on the evening of 22 November has risen to 222
Travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth has identified the top five biggest US traveller behaviour changes that it saw in its customers in 2018.
Australian online travel agent Bestjet has gone into liquidation, leaving many travellers’ Christmas plans in the lurch.