Tag: Louvre

Over-crowded tourist destinations are changing the way we travel

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- October 22, 2019 23:34

Certain places on our planet are getting loved to death. Why? Not long ago, international travel was the purview of the rich and worldly. Today, however, the middle class enthusiastically ... Read More

10 most accessible cities in Europe named

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019 16:15

While many of us would love to travel the world, it’s not always easy for those with limited mobility and rely on assistance from others. Accessible travel is a hotly ... Read More

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts: Innovative programming in celebration of Global Wellness Day

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019 18:41

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® today debuts the innovative Global Wellness Day programming, which includes a variety of engaging, family-oriented health and wellness activities across the brand's properties worldwide. In celebration ... 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

Etihad Airways extends free two-night Abu Dhabi getaway offer

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019 18:15

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, announced it is extending its free Abu Dhabi stopover campaign to the end of the year due to the popularity of the ... Read More

GCC hospitality must appeal to ‘free independent travelers’ to unlock China’s tourist market

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019 19:10

The GCC must deliver unique and tech-enabled experiences designed for free independent travelers (FITs) if it is to grow its market share among China’s outbound tourists, according to experts speaking ... Read More

France remains world’s top tourist destination despite ‘Yellow Vests’ nuisance

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2019 17:52

According to France’s national statistics institute (INSEE), the number of nights foreign tourists spent in the country’s hotels, campsites and youth hostels reached 438.2 million, marking an increase of nine ... Read More

Turkish Airlines Cargo carries Topkapı and Dolmabahçe Palaces’ artifacts to Japan

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2019 19:10

Turkish Cargo, the air cargo brand of Turkish Airlines that provides service to 124 countries, carried 186 historical artifacts, owned by Dolmabahçe and Topkapı Palaces, to Tokyo, the capital of ... Read More

Best honeymoon destinations for every zodiac sign in 2019

editor editor- March 5, 2019 20:25

Find the best honeymoon destinations for your zodiac sign in 2019 right here. There should be no difficulty finding the right location if you are guided by the stars. With ... 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

NYC Winter Show: A treasure trove for hotel interior designers

Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 31, 2019 23:56

If you love beautiful things like jewelry, sculpture, lamps, art and antiques, there is no better place to get your “fix” of fabulous furnishings and jewels than at the annual ... Read More

Louvre 10.2 million, New York Metropolitan Museum 7.4 million visitors in 2018

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 5, 2019 10:56

The “Heavenly Bodies” explored the links between fashion and the Catholic Church and attracted 1.7 million people to the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art. The museum had a record ... Read More

First luxury ‘eco-conscious’ resort opens on Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 14:08

Jumeirah Group today announces the opening of Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort, the group's first luxury "eco-conscious" Resort, nestled on the pristine shores of Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi. The luxury ... Read More

Hôtel de Berri celebrates ‘Art De Vivre’ in the City of Light

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018 16:08

The Luxury Collection, part of Marriott International, Inc., today announced the grand opening of Hôtel de Berri, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Paris. Owned by the Dokhan family, Hôtel de Berri ... Read More

What’s new in France for 2019?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 12:45

France is always an exciting destination but the year ahead promises a buffet of intriguing events beyond the capitol. Here are the top reasons to pack your bags and book ... Read More

Prince Saud Al Faisal and French Foreign Affairs Minister open Roads of Arabia exhibition “Saudi Archeological Masterpieces” at

editor editor- July 22, 2010 03:55

On Tuesday afternoon, July 13, 2010, in Paris, France, on behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, HRH Prince Saud Al Faisal, Saudi ... Read More

Tourist throws terra cotta mug at Mona Lisa

editor editor- August 12, 2009 04:53

PARIS — The Louvre Museum says a Russian visitor hurled an empty terra cotta mug at the Mona Lisa. Read More

Abu Dhabi forges ahead with mammoth projects despite economic meltdown

editor editor- February 20, 2009 09:01

Despite deepening economic meltdown worldwide, Abu Dhabi moves ahead with plans for development in hotels and attractions. Read More

Louvre to host Saudi Antiquities Exhibition 2010

editor editor- July 16, 2008 03:22

HRH Prince Sultan bin Salman, the GCTA secretary general, and Mr. 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