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Virtuoso & VIRTUOSO LIFE Honor the World's Most Exquisite Hotels and Unveil the 'Best Of The Best' (PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance)
Leading luxury travel network Virtuoso proudly announced last night the winners of its second annual Best of the Best Awards. Winners, which represent the world's finest hotels, resorts, spas and villas, were revealed on August 20, 2008, by VIRTUOSO LIFE Publisher Terrie Hansen and Virtuoso Hotels & Resorts Program Vice President Albert Herrera, during a gala dinner at Virtuoso's 20th annual ...
Institute Of Travel And Tourism Endorses Passport To The World Curriculum (Hospitality Net)
The Global travel and Tourism Partnership (GTTP), the industry supported not-for-profit educational organisation, today announces their global curriculum, Passport to the World, is now endorsed by the Institute of travel and Tourism, the UK?s leading membership body for the travel and tourism industry. Approximately 495,000 students around the world currently study the GTTP curriculum from ...
Travel Channel Nabs ?Amazing Race? Rights (MultiChannel News)
Travel Channel Media Thursday announced that it has acquired the exclusive U.S. cable rights to The Amazing Race, CBS?s Emmy Award-winning reality show that pits teams against one another in a race around the world.
Local students travel to Australia for World Youth Day (West County Journal)
When Pope Benedict XVI spoke, more than 300,000 boisterous youths listened.
Round-the-world airfares haven't changed much (San Francisco Chronicle)
An around-the-world air trip, for many, is the ultimate travel experience. Surprisingly, despite the recent steady increases in ordinary airfares, set-price round-the-world (RTW) tickets have changed little since I last covered them in 2006. The basic idea...
Travel Guides (New York Times)
What is it about Mykonos that has captured the world's imagination for over 40 years and refuses to let go? Though it is an undeniably beautiful island, it isn't the prettiest Greek island, or even of the Cyclades for that matter.
Three brand new events: EyeforTravel@World Travel Market 2008 (eyefortravel.com)
EyeforTravel launches three brand new events for this year?s World Travel Market. The three, innovative one-day events: The Travel Leadership Forum: Evolution of Online Travel , Mobile Technology in Travel and Online Content and Conversion Strategies have been uniquely designed using our global research and insight from over 25 worldwide events.
Glitter left free to travel world after blundering Home Office gives him new passport (Daily Mail)
Gary Glitter is free to travel the world after a Home Office blunder, it was revealed this afternoon.
World Bank to assess damage from Georgia war (Reuters via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News)
A World Bank team will travel to Georgia on Friday to assess economic damage caused by the conflict with Russia and to discuss reconstruction plans, a senior bank official said on Thursday.
Americans Plan to Travel in Fall Season (Convenience Store News)
NEWTON, Mass. -- After surveying 1,900 global travelers, TripAdvisor, the world?s largest travel community, announced the results of its annual fall travel survey, which found that after a summer of "staycations," 82 percent of U.S. respondents said they are gearing up for leisurely travel this fall, a 12 percent increase from last year.