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Tulip Festival in Canada

Every year in May, the Canadian Tulip Festival praises the arrival of spring by exhibiting over a million tulips over Canada’s capital district. The celebration is the biggest of its sort on the planet and pulls in a huge number of guests from around the world. The 67th release of the celebration running May 10…

By Aristomenis May 10, 2019 0

World Travel Market Africa 2019 opens in Cape Town

Travel professionals from over 70 countries have converged in Cape Town, South Africa for the World Travel Market, a networking event with leading travel and tourism players. The international event provides a platform to showcase travel and tourism products to potential buyers. “This year we have over one thousand buyers from all over the world…

By Aristomenis April 13, 2019 0

This is Africa’s airport of the year

O.R Tambo International Airport was named African Airport of the Year at this week’s Air Cargo Africa conference and exhibition. This was the fourth time the airport has won the award. The Air Cargo Africa 2019 event in Ekurhuleni attracted more than 80 international exhibiting companies and more than 3 000 trade visitors from 60…

By Aristomenis February 22, 2019 0

Mexico leader’s humble air travel a security headache

MEXICO CITY – Accompanied only by 5 unarmed aides and a small collection of amulets, Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador makes police and flight attendants alike tremble when he embarks on air travel, always in economy class. Lopez Obrador, known by his initials AMLO, stops for photos with everyone, allowing them to kiss, hug…

By Aristomenis February 20, 2019 0

Canada warns against all travel to Haiti

Ottawa (AFP) – Canada has raised its travel alert for Haiti, warning its citizens against all travel to the Caribbean nation after violent anti-government protests trapped Canadian tourists at a beachside resort. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he is “deeply concerned by the unfolding events in Haiti.” Canada Border Services Agency, meanwhile, suspended the removal…

By Aristomenis February 15, 2019 0