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Looking Back: Tourism in Kenya

Mzungu!”  This oft-heard cry directed at travellers comes from colonial times when the British were travelling from Mombasa port to Nairobi and back.  To the Kenyans at the time, all the British looked the same and so they thought it was the same person going around in circles. 646 more words

Tourism Australia announce Lisa Ronson as new CMO

Tourism Australia has today confirmed that Lisa Ronson will be joining Australia’s national tourism organisation as its new Chief Marketing Officer.

She replaces Nick Baker who recently announced he will be leaving Tourism Australia to pursue new opportunities early next year.

Source:-Travelandtourworld.com

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ACS workshops results in establishment of regional network of artisans of the greater Caribbean

The acclaimed colonial city of Cartegena de Indias, a UNESCO World Heritage site situated in the north of Colombia, along Colombia’s Caribbean Coast, was host to the Regional workshop Entrepreneurial Strengthening in the Tourism Sector: Opportunities for Women, organized by the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) in collaboration with the Regional Port Society of Cartagena and the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of Colombia, with the support of the Office of Culture and Tourism of the Organization of American States.

Source:-Travelandtourworld.com

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Reflections on the Generosity of Maharashtra

As Emily and I leave Maharashtra, I reflect on the kind hearted generosity of the people who we have met. Everywhere I wen’t people went out of their way to make us feel comfortable and content. 1,218 more words

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THAI attends Presentation Ceremony of the Princess Srinagarindra Award 2014

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) recently attended the Presentation Ceremony of the Princess Srinagarindra Award 2014 at the Royal Grand Palace.

The Princess Srinagarindra Award 2014, was preside over by Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, and is conferred annually upon an individual or group of registered nurses and/or registered midwives who have made a significant contribution, though direct care, research, education or management, within the nursing profession and/or for the development of the nursing profession.

Source:-Travelandtourworld.com

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What to wear: WTM reveals travel’s next big thing

Visitors to World Travel Market (WTM) 2014 will be able to find out more about how “wearable” technology can be used by travel companies to sell holidays in the future. 35 more words

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