• Zimbabwe witnesses 4% increase in tourist arrivals last year

    6 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Zimbabwe saw tourist arrivals increase to 4% in the nine months to September 2018 to 1.8 million from 1.7 million in the same period the previous year.
    There was also a 6% increase in hotel occupancies across the country.
    The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority head of corporate affairs Godfrey Koti said that the organization is working closely with its Tourism Minister for developing products suitable for diverse markets.
    To quote Koti, “We have been making International engagements as ZTA led by the minister. As a result, we were slated as number three on the must-visit country in 2019 by Lonely...
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  • In 2018, Grenada was recorded with 500,000 visitors!

    In 2018, Grenada was recorded with 500,000 visitors!

    6 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Grenada attained historic milestone last year greeting more than half a million visitors to the shores of the destination.
    Spread across all the niche markets, the combined cruise, yachting and stay over arrivals for 2018 was around 528,077 representing a 12.90 percent growth over 2017.
    A powerful performance was recorded in stay over arrivals with a 9.97 percent growth, moving from 146,375 to 160,970 visitors with special emphasis given to the bumper Christmas season in which an expansion of 17 percent was recorded.
    In 2018, Canada recorded the highest growth rate with a 19.05 percent...
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  • This year, MICE tourism is expected to make 20 percent contribution to tourist arrival!

    This year, MICE tourism is expected to make 20 percent contribution to tourist arrival!

    6 monthes ago - By Travel and Tour World

    The tourism industry officials of Sri Lanka hopes that the contribution of MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions, Exhibition) tourism to tourist arrivals in general to increase by 5 percent to 20-25 percent in 2019.
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  • This year, Indian tourist arrival in Turkey is expected to rise!

    This year, Indian tourist arrival in Turkey is expected to rise!

    6 monthes ago - By Travel and Tour World

    The Turkish Tourism Board located in India has declared lately that the number of Indian tourists travelling to Turkey has a possibility to reach almost 250,000 in 2019.
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  • Last year, Nepal welcomed record tourists!

    Last year, Nepal welcomed record tourists!

    6 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    In 2018, tourist arrivals in Nepal topped one million for the first time. This got boosted up by increased visitors from countries like India, China, the U.S., Sri Lanka and the U.K.
    The Himalayan nation witnessed the number of tourists to rise nearly 25 percent as it welcomed a record of 1,173,072 visitors in last year, the country's tourism authorities said Tuesday.
    Nepal's tourism minister, Rabindra Adhikari, called the new total “remarkable.” 2018 also witnessed a record of 807 climbers who reached the summit of Mount Everest, including 563 summits from Nepal.
    Tourism is an important...
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  • Nepal sees one million tourists last year boosted by increase arrivals

    Nepal sees one million tourists last year boosted by increase arrivals

    6 monthes ago - By Travel and Tour World

    Tourist arrivals in Nepal reached one million for the first time last year, boosted by increased visitors from India, China, the US, Sri Lanka and the UK.
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