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Europe’s Heat Wave Wreaks Travel Havoc Across Continent

Europe’s Heat Wave Wreaks Travel Havoc Across Continent

Europe’s Heat Wave Wreaks Travel Havoc Across Continent – Associated Press/Nepalayatimes LONDON: Travelers faced the second day of travel disruptions in Britain on Friday after a heat wave gave way to thunderstorms, and technical problems at the air traffic control center grounded many flights at the country’s two main airports on one of the busiest days of the year. A …

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Virgin Holidays Stops Marine Tourism

Virgin Holidays Stops Marine Tourism

Virgin Holidays Stops Marine Tourism – CNN/Nepalayatimes Virgin Holidays is done promoting whales in captivity. Founder Richard Branson announced on the tourism service’s blog that the company will no longer offer trips to parks that have whales, dolphins or porpoises captive for human entertainment. The company is ending partnerships with theme parks such as SeaWorld, which has come under criticism …

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Tourism Financing for the 2030 Agenda: UNWTO Leads Discussion

Tourism Financing for the 2030 Agenda: UNWTO Leads Discussion

Tourism Financing for the 2030 Agenda: UNWTO Leads Discussion – Nepalayatimes World Tourism Organization Leads Discussion on “Tourism Financing for the 2030 Agenda” at Aid for Trade Conference in Geneva Geneva – Tourism’s unique potential as a tool for driving the global sustainable development agenda has taken center stage at a special event hosted by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) …

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Russia Will Restrict Lake Baikal Tourism

Russia Will Restrict Lake Baikal Tourism

Russia Will Restrict Lake Baikal Tourism– Nepalayatimes Russia Will Restrict Lake Baikal Tourism Mascou – Tourists could be barred from visiting Russia’s Lake Baikal in order to protect its ecosystem, a senior aide to President Vladimir Putin has said. Pollution has plagued Lake Baikal, the world’s deepest and oldest freshwater lake, for at least two decades. Scientists recently warned that …

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UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism

UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism

New UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism: The Case of JapanNepalayatimes Team UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism Japan – The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Japan Travel and Tourism Association (JTTA) and Gurunavi have released the new UNWTO Report on Gastronomy Tourism: The Case of Japan. The publication includes 18 different case studies of successful gastronomy tourism in Japan. At present, …

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First Asian Resilience Summit in Kathmandu

First Asian Resilience Summit in Kathmandu

First Asian Resilience Summit in KathmanduNepalayatimes Team First Asian Resilience Summit in Kathmandu Kathmandu – Nepal is hosting the first Asia Resilience Summit in Katmandu, Nepal on May 31, 2019. The two-day summit is co-hosted by the Nepal Tourism Board, the Global Travel and Tourism Resilience Council (GTTRC), the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and the United Nations World Tourism …

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UNWTO Secretary-General Visit Italy to Deepening Partnership

UNWTO Secretary-General Visit Italy to Deepening Partnership

Nepalayatimes/UNWTO Secretary-General Visit Italy to Deepening Partnership UNWTO Secretary-General Visit Italy to Deepening Partnership Rome – The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, has arrived in Rome to begin the first visit to Italy as head of the specialized agency of the United Nations. During the three-day trip, he will meet with H.E. Mr. Gian Marco Centinaio, …

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American Climber Dies on Mt Everest

American Climber Dies on Mt Everest

Nepalayatimes/American climber dies on Mt Everest American Climber Dies on Mt Everest Kathmandu – An American mountaineer Don Cash has died near the Hillary Step while descending from the summit of Mt Everest this afternoon. One more climber died on the mountain which reached on above 8,000 m mountain in this spring climbing season. READ THIS ALSO More Climbers Death: …

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