Tag: glacier

Taste of Montana: Big Sky Country’s culinary hotspots

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019 19:17

One of the most underrated elements of the state of Montana is a culinary scene. While it may not be top of mind when it comes to planning a summer ... Read More

Princess Cruises photo contest results

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019 18:27

From more than 13,000 images submitted by the public in the "Sea to Sky Princess Photo Contest," Princess Cruises today announced the grand-prize consumer winner and shared the images that embody discovery ... Read More

Interstate Hotels & Resorts expands presence in the West

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019 19:56

Interstate Hotels & Resorts announces that it has been selected by Glacier House Hotels to manage a portfolio of 13 hotels. From Texas to Washington state, the portfolio expands Interstate's ... Read More

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicks off inaugural season in Alaska

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019 00:15

Luxury cruise line Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicked off the company’s return to Alaska today in their West Coast homeport of Vancouver, Canada. Queen Elizabeth will sail four ten-night roundtrip voyages ... Read More

Bardiya National Park gets Sustainable Destination Award at ITB

editor editor- March 7, 2019 21:25

Bardiya National Park has been awarded as the best Sustainable Destinations in “Asia-Pacific” category of Sustainable Top 100 Destination Awards 2019. Amidst a grand ceremony in Germany on March 6, ... Read More

Disney Cruise Line returns to Greece

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019 21:15

In summer 2020, Disney Cruise Line will embark on a variety of itineraries around the world, including a long-awaited return to Greece and the addition of five first-time ports of ... Read More

Into the Glacier: Unique Iceland tourist attraction

editor editor- January 9, 2019 23:31

The Ice Cave is situated on Langjökull in Iceland and is the second largest glacier and a unique tourist product. Read More

Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019 06:05

Thousands of tourists ended the last Christmas holiday in the Alps on Sunday being evacuated. This included visitors to the famous glacier Matterhorn in Switzerland. Airports and trains experienced mass ... Read More

Cunard returns to Alaska in 2020

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018 19:22

Luxury cruise line Cunard today announced that it will spend a full season in Alaska from June through September in 2020 on newly-refit Queen Elizabeth. Cunard is making its grand ... Read More

American Airlines launches 18 new routes, adds seats to Paris and Madrid

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 05:05

American Airlines is opening up new options for summer travel with additional flights to more cities across the U.S. as well as two new flights to Europe. The 18 new ... Read More

134 soldiers buried in Giyari sector Siachen Glacier

editor editor- April 12, 2012 01:06

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - The chances of survival of more than 130 Pakistani soldiers buried under 80 feet of snow in a remote area in the north when an avalanche ... Read More

Highest glacier region battleground on Earth: avalanche traps 130

editor editor- April 10, 2012 15:38

ISLAMABAD - More than 130 Pakistani soldiers are buried under 80 feet of snow in a remote area in the north when an avalanche hit their camp. Read More

Glacier rip forces new route for hikers and mountain climbers to Rwenzori Mountains

editor editor- June 6, 2010 22:40

(eTN) - Following the recent opening of a deep and several meter wide crevice, which cuts across the traditional ascent route to the Margherita Peak (5,109 meters above sea level) ... Read More

Perito Moreno still grows, draws tourists

editor editor- August 3, 2009 03:54

Viewed at a safe distance from small cruise boats or a wooden observation deck, the jagged surface of Argentina's Perito Moreno shimmers a white-blue. Read More

Car rental company relents on bill after tourists crushed by glacier

editor editor- January 15, 2009 05:04

WELLINGTON — A car hire company reversed course Wednesday after angering New Zealand's prime minister for charging a tourist family for not returning their car after their sons were crushed ... Read More

Call of the Bute Inlet wild

editor editor- September 19, 2008 06:19

Prior to my trip to British Columbia’s Bute Inlet, I half-heartedly agreed to going. Read More

2 tourists drown as chunk of Greenland glacier breaks off

editor editor- July 16, 2008 03:48

COPENHAGEN - Two Danish tourists photographing a glacier in Greenland were killed on the weekend when chunks of ice fell into the water, creating a giant wave that drowned them, ... Read More

Japanese tourists spend extra week on Denali glacier

editor editor- April 8, 2008 01:18

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Ten tourists who got caught in strong winds and a blizzard and were almost out of food were flown off a glacier on Mount McKinley over the ... Read More

Tourist busted tagging glacier

editor editor- February 27, 2008 04:38

A German tourist has spent a day and a half chipping spraypaint off a world famous glacier after he was caught red-handed defacing the natural wonder. Police in New Zealand ... Read More