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Amsterdam increases tourist tax, becomes highest in Europe

Dutch capital Amsterdam, which is one of the most visited cities in Europe, will charge a flat fee of €3 (about $3.25) per person, per night for any visitor spending the night in Amsterdam; starting from January 1, 2020.

Las Vegas trip

The Top Five Reasons People Visit Las Vegas

Las Vegas is incredibly popular with tourists, and with so many things to see and do, it’s easy to see why. Nestled in the middle of the Nevada Desert, the city is surrounded by breath-taking scenery and within easy travelling distance of famous landmarks like the Hoover Dam and the Grand Canyon.

Family vacation at Samoa

European travelers discover Samoa

Samoa, The Treasured Islands of the South Pacific, has experienced a rapid increase in visitors from European countries in the past year. The Polynesian islands have seen the number of tourists from Europe rise by 18% between July 2018 and June 2019.

Hertz Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur itinerary

Hertz launches self-driving sensorial tours in France

Hertz Europe has unveiled "Voyage à la Française" self-driving sensorial tours in France, beginning with the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur itinerary dedicated to the joy of the country’s famous scents and fragrances.

college trip backpacker

Amazing Travel Program Organized By Colorado University

All students who live in Colorado know that when the summer season comes along when the sunlight melts the snow on high alpine, the only place to be is at the Rocky Mountains. Colorado is a rare state, which has thousands of different trails. They traverse one of the best terrains in the entire country, which includes peaks, lakes, and meadows overloaded with beautiful wildflowers.

Africa travel

Travel and Tourism drive Africa’s economy, Contributes 8.5% of the GDP

Travel and tourism remained one of the key growth drivers of Africa's economy, contributing 8.5% of the GDP in 2018; equivalent to $194.2 billion. According to the 2019 Jumia Hospitality Report Africa, this growth record placed the continent as the second-fastest growing tourism region in the world, with a growth rate of 5.6% after Asia Pacific and against a 3.9% global average growth rate.

Thomas Cook collapses

Thomas Cook collapses, stranding thousands around the globe

British travel firm Thomas Cook collapsed today, stranding some 600,000 holidaymakers around the globe. Thomas Cook was the world's oldest travel firm. It filed for bankruptcy early Monday UK time, ceasing operations for vacations, bookings, and flights.