Tag: eruption

OLS Hotels & Resorts expands in Hawaii with Volcano House

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019 18:40

OLS Hotels & Resorts, a hotel company with 24 hotels and resorts throughout the U.S., announced that effective June 10, 2019, the company is providing sales, marketing and revenue optimization ... Read More

Mount Agung forces Den Pasar Airport to close spewing tons of CO2 into the atmosphere

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 25, 2019 07:55

A new eruption of Mount Agung, Bali, occurred on May 24, 2019 at 7:23 p.m., a day later Bali Den Pasar Airport remains closed for all incoming and outgoing traffic ... Read More

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study

editor editor- May 23, 2019 01:47

Sometimes, a student just needs to feel inspired. It happens when one is demotivated and not interested in studying anymore. A learner looks for free essays online in order not ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority appoints new Director of Communications and Public Relations

editor editor- April 11, 2019 20:32

The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) announced today that Marisa Yamane, a longtime award-winning journalist, has been appointed as director of communications and public relations. She begins work at HTA on ... Read More

Sunshine Awards founder Gilman Figaro to receive CTO’s Distinguished Caribbean Citizen award

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019 16:35

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will present its “Distinguished Caribbean Citizen Award” to Gilman Figaro, founder and chairman of the SUNSHINE Awards, for promoting the Caribbean’s culture around the globe ... Read More

Why is sustainable tourism important in Iceland?

editor editor- March 9, 2019 01:45

The First Lady of Iceland, Mrs. Eliza Jean Reid, was honored by the Institute of South Asian Woman (ISAW) during the ITB Tourism Trade Fair in Berlin, Germany. Mrs. Reid ... Read More

Trade war tensions and Kilauea volcano trims tourism from Asia to the US

editor editor- February 14, 2019 03:05

The number of tourists arriving in the United States from the Asia Pacific region fell by 3.2%* last year, The Kilauea volcano eruption in Hawaii (a top destination for Japanese ... Read More

Hundreds of people evacuated as Indonesia’s Mount Karangetang erupts

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019 15:20

An eruption of one of Indonesia’s most active volcanoes sent lava and searing gas clouds out of the crater, causing villagers to flee the slopes, volcanology officials said on Tuesday. ... Read More

‘Effusive eruption phase’: Indonesian volcano unleashes river of lava

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2019 15:43

Indonesia’s volatile Mount Merapi volcano has unleashed a river of lava that flowed 1,400 meters (4,590 feet) down its slopes. Merapi, on the island of Java, has entered an “effusive ... Read More

IMEX in Frankfurt announces new ground handler

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019 15:03

The IMEX Group has announced a new partnership with a leading German Destination Management Company, to provide ground handling services for IMEX in Frankfurt. Compass Tours Incoming has been awarded ... Read More

Another tsunami heading to Indonesia? New cracks

editor editor- January 3, 2019 02:15

Indonesia's latest tsunami is raising questions about the growth of the country's tourism industry. Read More

Suicide Tourism: A popular tourist destination in Japan with a dark reputation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018 07:54

Suicide Tourism is a very dark side of tourism one better not mention. Therefore the  Japan National Tourism Organization will only tell you about the wildlife that remains largely untouched ... Read More

Sicily earthquake jolts people out of bed: Don’t let low magnitude fool you

editor editor- December 26, 2018 20:15

The latest Sicily quake created an ash cloud that led to the temporary closure of Sicilian airspace on Christmas Eve. Read More

Air traffic at Catania airport suspended after Mount Etna volcano eruption

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018 16:45

Sicily's Mount Etna volcano erupted on Monday, the National Institute of Geophysics and Vulcanology (INGV) said in a statement. The eruption that began at noon was preceded by 130 earthquake ... Read More

Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian coast in Lampung

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018 00:59

A deadly tsunami hit Lampung in Indonesia Sunday Morning. Dozens of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit beaches in Lampung and Banten. Lampung is a province on the ... Read More

Mexican volcano eruption sends ash two kilometers into the air

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2018 03:47

The active volcano Popocatepetl, located in Central Mexico, has exploded Saturday evening, sending ash two kilometers into the air with the cloud of smoke moving in a northeast direction. Videos ... Read More

German tourists, tour guide killed in Philippine volcano eruption

editor editor- May 8, 2013 04:56

Three German tourists and their Filipino tour guide were killed yesterday when the Mayon volcano exploded into life, spewing massive boulders "as big as cars" and a giant ash cloud. Read More

Tourist trip to Nyamulagira volcano eruption site

editor editor- November 14, 2011 05:30

Guidebooks often boast of explosive scenery which will blow your mind. But for one group of trekkers their trip certainly lived up to its promise, as they got up close ... Read More

People flee Bulusan volcano eruption in Philippines

editor editor- February 22, 2011 06:20

MANILA, Philippines – Thousands of people in the Philippines fled their homes as a volcano erupted on Monday, sending a spectacular column of ash high into the sky, residents said. Read More

Eruption in Iceland gives the Caribbean unexpected economic boost

editor editor- April 21, 2010 06:34

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — An ash-spewing volcano in Iceland has given the Caribbean an unexpected economic boost, causing some hotels to fill up with stranded travelers and increasing demand ... Read More

Impact on industries on day six of volcanic ash chaos

editor editor- April 21, 2010 03:28

European airports made tentative steps toward resuming flights on Tuesday after a cloud of volcanic ash shut down traffic last week, but much airspace stayed closed in a sixth day ... Read More

Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull erupts again, hundreds evacuated

editor editor- April 15, 2010 03:33

REYKJAVIK, Iceland – A volcano under a glacier in Iceland erupted Wednesday for the second time in less than a month, melting ice, spewing smoke and steam, closing a major ... Read More

Latest volcanic eruption in Iceland coming to an end

editor editor- April 13, 2010 05:42

REYKJAVIK, Iceland — Iceland's latest volcanic eruption is winding down, scientists said Monday — and the unexpected tourist boom that lifted this recession-weary country's financial fortunes may Read More

Eruption claims two lives

editor editor- April 10, 2010 09:56

Two people died from exposure Tuesday and one was rescued after getting lost on their way back from sightseeing the three-week-old volcanic eruption on the Fimmvorduhals pass on Mt. Read More

Officials: Tourists flocking to volcano are safe

editor editor- April 5, 2010 00:56

Officials in Iceland say the opening of a second fissure and constant lava flow are not putting in danger hordes of tourists seeking a glimpse of a rare volcanic eruption. Read More

Tour operators rush to offer trips over Eyjafjallajokull volcano

editor editor- March 30, 2010 02:52

Not many trips can still be described as true, once-in-a-lifetime adventures but travellers who have signed up to visit the Fimmvörðuháls volcano on the Eyjafjallajokull glacier, which dramatically Read More

Volcanic eruption disrupts flights in Iceland

editor editor- March 22, 2010 03:48

A volcanic eruption started in Mt. Eyjafjallajokull glacier in the southwest of Iceland shortly before midnight on Saturday night. Read More

Colombian Galeras volcano erupts, red alert declared

editor editor- January 3, 2010 10:13

BOGOTA – The Galeras volcano in southeastern Colombia erupted Saturday night, but there were no immediate reports of deaths or injuries, authorities said. Read More

Tourists flocking to erupting Mayon Volcano

editor editor- December 21, 2009 06:09

Thousands of local and international tourists and scientists have been flocking to Albay province in the Philippines to view the ongoing eruption of the Mayon Volcano, which forced the evacuation ... Read More

Limited flights resumed in Alaska

editor editor- March 28, 2009 04:21

Alaska Airlines announced that it has resumed a limited number of flights in Alaska, flying when the air is clear of volcanic ash from Mount Redoubt's second eruption. Read More

Mt. Redoubt in Alaska erupts again

editor editor- March 27, 2009 05:58

Alaska Airlines has suspended all flights into and out of Anchorage, Alaska due to the mid-morning eruption of Mt. Redoubt. Read More

Alaska Airlines flights cancelled due to volcano eruption near Anchorage

editor editor- March 24, 2009 03:46

Alaska Airlines said it’s cancelled 19 flights due to the eruption of the Mount Redoubt volcano near Anchorage. Read More