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Qantas and Destination NSW agree to boost Tourism

Qantas and Destination NSW have signed a new three-year marketing agreement designed to attract more tourists to the State. The joint agreement, worth almost $25 million, will focus on promoting New South Wales across Australia and key international tourism markets including the USA, United Kingdom and Singapore.

Travel to Kizhi Island

Safety advice for travelers to Kizhi Island

Kizhi Island in the Republic of Karelia is one of the most popular destinations for the more adventurous traveler in Russia, and for good reason. The 6km-long island is designated as an open-air museum, with many old wooden buildings from other parts of the country moved there for safekeeping. The main attraction on the island, however, is the Kizhi Pogost, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is truly breathtaking.

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Malaysia Airlines and TUI launch MHholidays

Malaysia Airlines has teamed up with TUI, the world’s number one tourism group, to launch MHholidays. MHholidays is the latest travel marketplace by Malaysia Airlines, allowing travellers to tailor-make their holidays through the combination of flights and hotels.

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Hong Kong Demonstrations cause a 5.4% drop in flight bookings from Asia

A report from ForwardKeys, which analyses over 17 million flight bookings a day, has revealed that the recent wave of demonstrations in Hong Kong, against the controversial extradition bill, has had the effect of deterring people from making plans to visit the city.

Jurassic World—The Ride opens

Jurassic World—The Ride opens at Universal Studios Hollywood

It’s official: Universal Studios Hollywood’s mega attraction “Jurassic World—The Ride” opens and It Just Got Real. “Jurassic World—The Ride” debuts an original storyline that takes place within the theme park as depicted in Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment’s film, JURASSIC WORLD, on the day the Indominus rex escapes.

Electroland Returns to Disneyland Paris

Electroland Returns to Disneyland Paris in 2020

Disneyland Paris has announced that following the success of this year’s edition, Electroland will return to the resort the weekend of 4 July, 2020. This year, Electroland came back with the theme “Enter the Jungle”, inspired by The Lion King & Jungle Festival inviting guests to enjoy roaring DJ sets by Steve Aoki, Alesso, Armin Van Buuren and more!



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