Tag: Eiffel Tower

Hamburg: Elbphilharmonie 10 millionth visitor

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019 18:13

The Elbphilharmonie Hamburg has reached the 10 million mark in the number of visitors. The publicly accessible viewing-platform with stunning views over Hamburg and its port was opened in November ... Read More

Eiffel Tower closed, tourists evacuated after man scales Paris landmark

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019 15:18

The Eiffel Tower in Paris has been evacuated after a man was caught climbing up the 324 meters (1,063 ft) tall French landmark. Footage from the scene shows a man ... Read More

Tanzanian tour operators plan to turn Dar Es Salaam into Paris of East Africa

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- May 14, 2019 20:15

Tanzania Tanzanian tour operators are mulling over the idea of turning the country’s commercial center of Dar Es Salaam into a ‘tourism paradise’, a copycat of Paris, in their bid ... Read More

Paris: Heart and Soul of France

editor editor- February 18, 2019 20:02

  France’s capital is known world-wide as a stunning tourist destination and photo location. With numerous iconic landmarks and a unique romantic charm, travelers and photographers in Paris can witness ... Read More

Once the private residence of cognac distillers, now a prestigious hotel

editor editor- February 7, 2019 23:51

Built as a private residence by renowned cognac distillers – the Hennessy family in 1907, La Clef Champs-Élysées Paris is housed in a five-story Haussmannian-style building that has kept every ... Read More

Iconic New York City skyscraper is looking for buyer

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019 22:57

The owners of the Chrysler Building in New York are planning to sell the skyscraper, according news reports. But this may not be easy, since this symbol of Manhattan was ... Read More

Tourism safety in Jamaica: Behind the current headlines of rape and cover up

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 18, 2018 07:47

Jamaica recently emerged as one of the most progressive destinations in the world when it comes to travel tourism safety and security. Read More

English-speaking tourist jumps to his death from Eiffel tower

editor editor- June 26, 2012 07:31

Security was stepped up around the Eiffel Tower today after an English-speaking man climbed to the top and then jumped to his death. Read More

Eiffel Tower to become world’s greenest tourist attraction

editor editor- December 1, 2011 09:28

The Eiffel Tower is set to be transformed into a giant green ‘jungle’ covered in 600,000 plants. Read More

Eiffel Tower volume test means no group tickets to 3rd floor in April

editor editor- March 12, 2011 07:14

The Eiffel Tower will be evaluating flows of people from the 2nd to the 3rd floor in April. Read More

Bomb alert prompts evacuation of Eiffel Tower

editor editor- September 15, 2010 02:10

PARIS – Bomb alert prompted evacuation of about 2,000 from the Eiffel Tower and its immediate surrounding on Tuesday, the police said. Read More

French go at it, but will it generate much-needed tourism boost?

editor editor- July 31, 2009 11:32

PARIS (eTN) - As France international tourist arrivals take a dive, the French government adopted over the summer two new laws that could theoretically benefit to tourism. Read More

Tourist plunges to death from Eiffel Tower

editor editor- June 27, 2009 03:08

A teenage tourist hurled herself to her death from the Eiffel Tower in Paris and crashed on to the roof of a packed restaurant 180 feet below. Read More

Tourists stew as French strikers block Eiffel Tower

editor editor- April 10, 2009 03:20

French strikers severely restricted access to the Eiffel Tower today, angering tourists who hoped to see one of the world's top tourist attractions on their Easter breaks. Read More

The Eiffel Tower that tourists never see

editor editor- January 26, 2009 02:39

PARIS — A model of refined simplicity on the outside, the iron lady that symbolizes Paris is a complicated piece of work inside her elegant A-line figure. Read More

Online ticketing and champagne bar for Eiffel tower tourists

editor editor- July 11, 2008 04:22

The Eiffel Tower, the world's most visited landmark, is to introduce online ticketing in a bid to cut waiting times of up to two hours for its seven million annual ... Read More

A three-day challenge called Paris

editor editor- April 7, 2008 10:11

Is it possible to spend three days in Paris and experience its essence? This is a question I have toyed with and one that ultimately became a challenge. Read More