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Saint Petersburg tourism experiencing a rise in the black market? 1920 1080 admin

Saint Petersburg tourism experiencing a rise in the black market?

In 2018, Saint Petersburg was visited by 15 million tourists which are nearly double than expected. Where did this extra…

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Would you like to be welcomed by Pepper the robot at your hotel? 1280 720 admin

Would you like to be welcomed by Pepper the robot at your hotel?

Meet Pepper. He’s an exceptional robot with a tablet on his chest that has built-in touch sensors, a proximity laser,…

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Machu Picchu is finally wheelchair accessible 800 450 admin

Machu Picchu is finally wheelchair accessible

In January 2019, the travel company Wheel the World introduced the first-ever wheelchair-accessible tour of the ancient historical site in…

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Will Ha Long Bay (also) be loved to death? 1920 1080 admin

Will Ha Long Bay (also) be loved to death?

Ha Long Bay is Vietnam’s geological wonder widely known for its limestone karst, tropical vegetation, and aquamarine water. However, the…

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Travel the world for a cause with Visit.org 1280 720 admin

Travel the world for a cause with Visit.org

If we whisper… women’s empowerment, human rights, cultural preservation, environment or education into your ear, will you get goosebumps? For…

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Anyone up for a vacation in space? 1296 730 admin

Anyone up for a vacation in space?

Want to see 16 sunrises in one day? Float in zero gravity? Be one of the few to have gazed…

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Boutique hotel Alhambra, Croatia – best boutique meeting hotel in 2018 904 508 admin

Boutique hotel Alhambra, Croatia – best boutique meeting hotel in 2018

Only a couple of days ago, from 23rd to 24th of January 2019, in Ljubljana, Slovenia was held Conventa –…

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Brussels fighting transit tourism 1920 1080 admin

Brussels fighting transit tourism

Brussels is a city well-known for many things – European institutions, historical heritage, museums, art, beer, chocolate, waffles, frites etc.…

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Generation Y (Millennials): top tourism trends 1920 1080 admin

Generation Y (Millennials): top tourism trends

Reviews Millennials are an online-driven generation that has a habit of reading opinions and reviews of other travelers days or…

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USE-IT free tourist maps created by locals all over Europe 1986 1117 admin

USE-IT free tourist maps created by locals all over Europe

USE-IT stands for „no-nonsense tourist info for young people“ that is being gathered and produced by young locals in almost…

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International tourism fair Fitur happening in Madrid this week 1920 1080 admin

International tourism fair Fitur happening in Madrid this week

From Wednesday to Sunday (23-27/01/2019) an international tourism fair Fitur is being held in Madrid (Spain) for the 39th time.…

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A city break to a destination unknown 1920 1080 admin

A city break to a destination unknown

Surprise holiday is a new and unique travel trend that seems to increasingly attract Millenials. The idea is to book…

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