Tag: World Trade Center

Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- June 8, 2019 21:04

Shepheard’s Hotel history goes back 178 years when it was originally built by Englishman Samuel Shepheard in Cairo. It was originally named the “Hotel des Anglais” (English Hotel). Shepheard co-owned ... Read More

Maroon 5, Ozuna, Gladys Knight, Third World announced for Curaçao North Sea Jazz 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019 19:10

Curaçao announced first names for the ninth edition of the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival. This year Maroon 5, Ozuna, Gladys Knight and Third World will make their appearance at ... Read More

Short Haul, Easy Travel & Lifetime Experiences is Nepals message to Malaysia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 18, 2019 05:34

Nepal successfully participated in the latest edition of the MATTA Fair held at Putra World Trade Center (PWTC) in Kuala Lumpur from March 15-17, 2019. The fair was led by ... Read More

Hotel History: The Americana of New York

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 23, 2019 21:04

The Americana of New York opened on September 25, 1962 as a 2,000-room convention hotel. It was constructed by brothers Laurence Tisch and Preston Tisch, co-owners of the Loews Corporation ... Read More

Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019 03:59

700 people could have died in the attack in Nairobi but didn't because of security measures in place and the immediate and effective response of authorities.  Thanks to steel doors ... Read More

Guam wins best theme award at 2017 Taipei International Travel Fair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 6, 2017 06:49

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) and its industry partners have returned home after promoting Guam’s unique Chamorro culture at the annual Taipei International Travel Fair (ITF), Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau receives special recognition from Taiwan Visitors Bureau

editor editor- October 31, 2012 02:29

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Taiwan’s largest travel show, the annual Taipei International Travel Fair (ITF), opened October 26, 2012 with much fanfare and a grand ceremony commemorating its 20th travel fair ... Read More

9/11 remembered

editor editor- September 12, 2012 10:46

(eTN) – Today, the 11th anniversary of the most heinous terror strike ever, will be remembered by the families and friends of the thousands of victims who lost their lives ... Read More

Seychelles President sends letter to US President in solidarity

editor editor- September 12, 2011 04:25

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York on September 11, 2001, Seychelles President Michel has sent a letter ... Read More

The tourism legacy of 9/11 ten years on

editor editor- September 10, 2011 09:35

(eTN) - The 10th anniversary of 9/11 is a time to reflect on that catastrophic event in world history on many levels. The impact of 9/11 on world tourism has ... Read More

Ground zero hotel taking reservations from 9/11 tourists

editor editor- March 8, 2010 03:09

NEW YORK - Looking down into the construction site covering the 16 acres where the World Trade Center once stood, some might see a place shadowed by death. Read More

The show must go on in Dubai amid downturn!

editor editor- March 6, 2009 08:08

Firms that continue to promote themselves through targeted trade exhibitions will survive difficult times and may even prosper at the expense of their competitors, according to leading event industry Read More