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13 August 2007

Camel market – new tourist attraction in Egypt

Camel market situated not far from Egyptian capital Cairo has become one of the popular tourist attractions – those tired of pyramids and museums and seeking for some exotic experience, come here every day. The market is located in Burkash, in the valley of Nile.

10 August 2007

Hotel devoted to “Boca Juniors”

By 2010 in Buenos Aires – the capital city of Argentina – will appear a hotel created especially for football fans. It will be developed by one of the most popular football clubs of Argentina - “Boca Juniors” and will be designed in the traditional club colors – blue and yellow...

09 August 2007

Sochi 2014 – hotel construction has begun

As Sochi was chosen for the Olympic Games 2014, one of first steps announced by the local authorities was to improve the tourist infrastructure of the city.

08 August 2007

Revolution Places is building a resort in Costa Rica

Luxury resort Cacique with an area of 2,6 million sq. m. will soon appear in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

06 August 2007

Slovenia receives more tourists than ever

According to statistics during the first five months of the year the amount of the tourists coming to Slovenia has reached 873 678, 10 % increase compared to the same period in 2006. All in all they spent 3 million nights in the hotels (8 % more than a year before).

03 August 2007

The highest Hyatt will be built in China

Hyatt Hotels Corporation is going to open a new hotel in China in July 2008. It will be the highest Hyatt hotel in the world. The hotel will be situated between 79th till 93rd floors in Shanghai World Financial Center SWFC, which is to become the second highest building in the world. All in all it will have 101 floors and the height of 492 meters.

31 July 2007

Top 10 Costa Rica hotels

This week travel agency Costa Rica Holiday based in San Jose has edited a list of 10 best hotels in Costa Rica. The rating was formed according to feedback of the clients and the efficiency of the work of the hotel with Costa Rica Holiday.

30 July 2007

A hotel made of salt in Bolivia

In salt desert Uyuni (Salar de Uyuni), located in southwestern part of Bolivia, local population is developing a new hotel of salt blocks. It will be fully hand-made hotel, no technique will be used for its construction. With its area of 10 500 sq. m...

27 July 2007

Fourth Four Seasons hotel in Egypt

Hotel chain Four Seasons has opened its ninth property in the Middle East and its fourth hotel in Egypt - Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria at San Stefano.

26 July 2007

Three boutique hotels will be opened in Maldives

Three five-star boutique hotels will appear on Maldives during the next several months. The first of them is Funamauddua Resort on Gaafu Alif Atoll, 20 minutes by boat away from Kaadedhdhoo airport. It surely will attract those who love diving and snorkeling. Vatavarreha Resort will open its doors in laguna located 40 minutes away from Kaadedhdhoo airport. It will become a paradise for the travelers who prefer surfing and other extreme water sports.

24 July 2007

Risma Holding buys Hilton Rabat

Jones Lang La Salle Hotels company has sold its Hilton Rabat hotel in the capital of Morocco to Risma Holding.

23 July 2007

Tourist “Falcon’s Village” will appear in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi opens new attraction for the tourists - “Falcon’s Village”. This multi-million project stipulates a construction of the village where Bedouins’ lifestyle will be reconstructed...

20 July 2007

Seven-star Radisson in Prague

Hotel chain Radisson announces the opening of the seven-star hotel in Prague. The owner of Radisson brand, Rezidor Hotel Group has already bought a land in the center of the Czech capital...

19 July 2007

New York presents new excursion route

Unique excursion route was recently opened in New York. For the first time in city’s history, tourists will see New York from Hudson River.

18 July 2007

Paris will protect its historic attractions

Globalization can become a question to discuss not only for the politicians, but for travel experts as well. Cities are becoming so much alike (the same brand shops, restaurants, cinemas etc), that soon it will be possibly no need to go somewhere from your homeland. To keep the unique look of Paris is the purpose of what’s going to be done in the French capital.

17 July 2007

Tourist boom in Europe cause traffic jams

July and August are traditional time for vacations in Europe – the most of the Europeans, who want to have a rest, prefer to travel. Auto is the most popular way of traveling across continent and such transport activity caused a lot of traffic jams throughout the central Europe.

16 July 2007

New Baglioni hotel in Budapest

Baglioni Hotel & Racz Thermal Spa in Budapest will open its doors in 2008. This exclusive boutique hotel and spa resort is being built in the center of the city, 30 minutes away from Ferihegy airport and 20 minutes from the railway station.

13 July 2007

New luxurious hotel on Antigua

Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa on Antigua opens “Mediterranean Village’ – new luxurious hotel complex this Sunday.

12 July 2007

Guests of Alton Towers hotel will receive new book about Harry Potter

Books and films about young wizard are very popular in England. Alton Towers hotel located in Alton, Staffordshire (Stafford is the county town) makes a present for its guests.

10 July 2007

Air Berlin will fly further

German budget air company Air Berlin is planning to widen its list of destinations. It has signed a contract for purchase of 25 new Boeing 787 Dreamliners.

09 July 2007

Munich is named the most beautiful city in the world

British magazine Monocle has recently published a list of the most esthetically attractive cities on the planet.

06 July 2007

Opening of Casona Cantiga del Agueira

New hotel has been opened in Spanish province of Asturias , in Pumares district. Casona Cantiga del Agueira is located in the XVII century building...

05 July 2007

NH hotels organizes unusual action

One of the NH hotels in Madrid is planning a renovation and invited about 30 people to destroy one of its floors. They were chosen from the list of 200 candidates. Stressed condition was obligatory for taking part in the action. Psychologists suppose that such splash out of the negative energy will help to relax.

04 July 2007

New sites of the World Heritage List

UNESCO extends its World Heritage List. Not so long ago the historic centre of Bordeaux was included in the list. Recently several other sites were added to it. The first is located in Japan...

03 July 2007

New Likuliku hotel on Fiji Island

New luxury hotel opened on Fiji Island. The hotel is called Likuliku ("calm waters") and is designed specially for couples and newly-weds. It offers 45 bures – some located right on the water, others on the beach.