Tag Archives: Tourist

Egypt proposes tourist ONLY beaches to open in Alexandria – despite unhappy locals

Egypt’s plans to promote tourism in Alexandria, the second biggest city in the country, is to allow a number of beaches to only be open to holidaymakers. The government’s plans were unveiled by Ali al-Manesterly, the chairman of the Alexandria Chamber of Travel Agencies, according to Al-Moniter. He explained how the new beaches would “suit the needs of foreign nationalities”. ...

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Focus: Breaking Travel News interview: Dawn Page, director, UK and northern Europe, Hong Kong Tourist Board

Long a favourite for more mature British travellers, Hong Kong is looking to broaden its audience, seeking to welcome a younger clientele and make them aware that there is more to the destination than the bright lights of Kowloon. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole speaks to Dawn Page, director, UK and northern Europe, Hong Kong Tourist Board, to ...

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News: ATM 2018: Finnish tourist authority debuts at industry leading event

The Finnish tourist authority, Visit Finland, has highlighted an increase in global and UAE visitor numbers as the government entity makes its debut on the exhibition floor at Arabian Travel Market. Debuting at the show for the first time with a new marketing campaign aimed at Middle East tourists, the organisation hopes its efforts will contribute to a record year ...

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