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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Solar-powered plane completes fuel-free flight around worldthe way including in Oman, India, Myanmar, China, Japan, the United States, Spa
Solar-powered plane completes fuel-free flight around world
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 minutes ago
the way including in Oman, India, Myanmar, China, Japan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Oil-rich Abu Dhabi is investing billions in industry, tourism and renewables to diversify its economy away from oil. First posted July 26, 2016 11... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld pays to lure cashed-up TimeLooper app makeronly inject new talent and experience into Queensland's growing start-up ecosys
Qld pays to lure cashed-up TimeLooper app maker
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
only inject new talent and experience into Queensland's growing start-up ecosystem but also tie in to the state's strong tourism sector. "Queensland's reputation as the start-up state is gathering momentum and it must be sustained if we want to... Read more
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News.com.au
South China Sea statement shows 'weakness'to be put into avoiding this escalating into conflict." The ASEAN meeting of f
South China Sea statement shows 'weakness'
News.com.au / Posted 21 minutes ago
to be put into avoiding this escalating into conflict." The ASEAN meeting of foreign ministers, being held in the Laos capital Vientiane, is also discussing a number of other issues, including unregulated fishing in the region, trade and t... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Andrew Barnes: Technology is an innovatormayor to stand as the person accountable for the very real problems Auckland is
Andrew Barnes: Technology is an innovator
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 minutes ago
mayor to stand as the person accountable for the very real problems Auckland is facing - housing, infrastructure, poverty, tourism. There is a lack of accountability and business acumen in the current leadership that troubles me, and is clearly... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Council approves Parkhurst garden tourswill soon be unveiled to the public through exclusive guided tours. The world-
Council approves Parkhurst garden tours
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 25 minutes ago
will soon be unveiled to the public through exclusive guided tours. The world-class private garden was an exciting tourism prospect for Rockhampton Region councillors when they considered a development application for the property in the... Read more
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Perth Now
South China Sea statement shows 'weakness'to be put into avoiding this escalating into conflict." The ASEAN meeting of f
South China Sea statement shows 'weakness'
Perth Now / Posted 33 minutes ago
to be put into avoiding this escalating into conflict." The ASEAN meeting of foreign ministers, being held in the Laos capital Vientiane, is also discussing a number of other issues, including unregulated fishing in the region, trade and t... Read more
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The Courier Mail
South China Sea statement shows 'weakness'to be put into avoiding this escalating into conflict." The ASEAN meeting of f
South China Sea statement shows 'weakness'
The Courier Mail / Posted 40 minutes ago
to be put into avoiding this escalating into conflict." The ASEAN meeting of foreign ministers, being held in the Laos capital Vientiane, is also discussing a number of other issues, including unregulated fishing in the region, trade and t... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
16 organizations to receive hospitality tax fundscity. A portion of the hospitality tax revenues is put toward city grants. Org
16 organizations to receive hospitality tax funds
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 50 minutes ago
city. A portion of the hospitality tax revenues is put toward city grants. Organizations that promote visitor activity, tourism and spending in the city can apply for the grants. For the 2017 fiscal year, 18 organizations collectively requested... Read more
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Raw Story
Solar-powered plane circles globe, returns to UAEenergy firm Masdar is the official host partner of Solar Impulse 2. Oil-rich Ab
Solar-powered plane circles globe, returns to UAE
Raw Story / Posted an hour ago
energy firm Masdar is the official host partner of Solar Impulse 2. Oil-rich Abu Dhabi is investing billions in industry, tourism and renewables to diversify its economy away from oil. (Reporting by Stanley Carvalho, editing by Sami Aboudi and... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Democrats want state panel to reject water standards planstate's renowned seafood industry with higher than acceptable levels of contami
Democrats want state panel to reject water standards plan
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted an hour ago
state's renowned seafood industry with higher than acceptable levels of contaminants, and impairing our already struggling tourism sector," the Democratic congressional delegation said. The state Department of Environmental Protection has... Read more
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Weekly Times
Solar plane completes round-world tripJapan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masda
Solar plane completes round-world trip
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
Japan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masdar is the official host partner of Solar Impulse 2. Oil-rich Abu Dhabi is investing billions in industry, tourism and renewables to diversify its economy away fr... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld Premier dismisses states report$15,000 to $20,000, which would kick in over the next few months. The state ne
Qld Premier dismisses states report
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
$15,000 to $20,000, which would kick in over the next few months. The state needed to focus on its strengths, including tourism, she said. Around 450,000 Chinese tourists visited Queensland last year. "We need to play on our strengths, we need... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Deal for direct flights between Adelaide and China to be signed this weekand international aircraft. Premier Jay Weatherill said it would create jobs t
Deal for direct flights between Adelaide and China to be signed this week
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted an hour ago
and international aircraft. Premier Jay Weatherill said it would create jobs that "extend well beyond Adelaide airport, helping our tourism and hospitality sectors to take advantage of this growing market". More stories from Sout... Read more
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BC Local News
Tourism Tofino could split from chamberTourism Tofino and the Tofino Long Beach Chamber of Commerce could be headed fo
Tourism Tofino could split from chamber
BC Local News / Posted an hour ago
Tourism Tofino and the Tofino Long Beach Chamber of Commerce could be headed for divorce. The destination marketing organization is hoping to get out from the chamber’s umbrella and a meeting will be held on July 25 at 7 p.m. to give members a say... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
6 Oahu sewage spills from heavy Darby rainsbut it is still expected to bring 1 to 3 inches of additional rainfall over par
6 Oahu sewage spills from heavy Darby rains
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted an hour ago
but it is still expected to bring 1 to 3 inches of additional rainfall over parts of the islands. 1:45 p.m. The Hawaii Tourism Authority says it's "business as usual" for the islands as Tropical Depression Darby leaves the state. The authority... Read more
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News.com.au
Solar plane completes round-world tripJapan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masda
Solar plane completes round-world trip
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
Japan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masdar is the official host partner of Solar Impulse 2. Oil-rich Abu Dhabi is investing billions in industry, tourism and renewables to diversify its economy away fr... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thailand to act as Indochina startup hubthey will have new knowledge and open business perspectives. Every province an
Thailand to act as Indochina startup hub
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted an hour ago
they will have new knowledge and open business perspectives. Every province and region has its own unique offerings in tourism, medical, agriculture, farming and manufacturing. Mr Pichet said Thailand Startup is more outstanding as developed... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
An empathetic viewwith such negativity and criticism. Billions of baht that circulate our economy
An empathetic view
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted an hour ago
with such negativity and criticism. Billions of baht that circulate our economy each year originate in prostitution. "Our tourism authority never sees the sex industry as an asset," said Chantawipa. "If you want to know how much this industry... Read more
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Perth Now
Solar plane completes round-world tripJapan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masda
Solar plane completes round-world trip
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
Japan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masdar is the official host partner of Solar Impulse 2. Oil-rich Abu Dhabi is investing billions in industry, tourism and renewables to diversify its economy away fr... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Deal to begin direct flights to Chinaper week. The government said the deal would create 135 jobs and deliver benef
Deal to begin direct flights to China
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
per week. The government said the deal would create 135 jobs and deliver benefits for local hotels, restaurants and tourism operators. The final agreement will be signed in Guangzhou later this week. In April, the State Government signed a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tiger mauls grandmother to death at Beijing safari parkprocess of returning animals to their wild state and feel the meaning of ‘survi
Tiger mauls grandmother to death at Beijing safari park
Orlando Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
process of returning animals to their wild state and feel the meaning of ‘survival of the fittest.’” A Beijing government tourism site describes Badaling Wildlife World as the largest wildlife zoo in the country, with about 10,000 animals... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Solar plane completes round-world tripJapan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masda
Solar plane completes round-world trip
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
Japan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masdar is the official host partner of Solar Impulse 2. Oil-rich Abu Dhabi is investing billions in industry, tourism and renewables to diversify its economy away fr... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why this year will be good for Australian exportersparticular, there is strong and growing demand for Australia's premium food and
Why this year will be good for Australian exporters
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
particular, there is strong and growing demand for Australia's premium food and beverages, services such as education and tourism, and high quality manufacturing. Small businesses in these sectors should be looking abroad to Asian markets to take... Read more
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Rappler
No new beneficiaries under 4Ps, says Taguiwaloin his speech that the government will work on strengthening labor-intensive in
No new beneficiaries under 4Ps, says Taguiwalo
Rappler / Posted an hour ago
in his speech that the government will work on strengthening labor-intensive industries – manufacturing, agriculture and tourism – that will provide jobs for the poor. Taguiwalo said the fact that those handling the program are contractual... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
EU-backed £4.4m scheme to boost management skills in North WalesNorth Wales Business Academy is aimed at companies with growth ambition in key
EU-backed £4.4m scheme to boost management skills in North Wales
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted an hour ago
North Wales Business Academy is aimed at companies with growth ambition in key sectors, including advanced manufacturing, tourism and outdoor activities, the food and drinks industry and energy sector. Subsidised opportunities for staff to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Solar plane completes first fuel-free flight around the worldJapan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi’s green energy firm Masda
Solar plane completes first fuel-free flight around the world
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Japan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi’s green energy firm Masdar is the official host partner of Solar Impulse 2. Oil-rich Abu Dhabi is investing billions in industry, tourism and renewables to diversify its economy away f... Read more
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Newsmax
Solar-Powered Plane Becomes First to Circle Globe Using No FuelJapan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masda
Solar-Powered Plane Becomes First to Circle Globe Using No Fuel
Newsmax / Posted 2 hours ago
Japan, the United States, Spain and Egypt. Abu Dhabi's green energy firm Masdar is the official host partner of Solar Impulse 2. Oil-rich Abu Dhabi is investing billions in industry, tourism and renewables to diversify its economy away f... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Fears over lacklustre investmentour long-standing view that exports and private investment will be disappointin
Fears over lacklustre investment
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
our long-standing view that exports and private investment will be disappointing this year, while public investment and tourism are bright spots." Net investment applications by foreign companies last year plummeted 88% from 2014 to 218 billion... Read more
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heraldscotland
Edinburgh's festivals 'as big as World Cup', according to new surveystudy also hailed the festivals as economic powerhouses which generated £280m i
Edinburgh's festivals 'as big as World Cup', according to new survey
heraldscotland / Posted 2 hours ago
study also hailed the festivals as economic powerhouses which generated £280m in Edinburgh and £313m for businesses and tourism in Scotland last year, an increase of 19 per cent and 24 per cent since the last time the study was carried out in... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two-thirds of Aberdeen's 'next generation' considering quitting the Granite Citythe oil and gas sectors and the region, including the importance of investment
Two-thirds of Aberdeen's 'next generation' considering quitting the Granite City
heraldscotland / Posted 2 hours ago
the oil and gas sectors and the region, including the importance of investment in industries such as life sciences and tourism. PwC's Erika Campbell said: “The next generation of the region’s workforce, the people thinking about settling down,... Read more
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First Coast News
Uproar over redistributing a tourism tax in St. Johns CountyST. AUGUSTINE, Fla.—The tourism industry is in an uproar in St. Johns County. C
Uproar over redistributing a tourism tax in St. Johns County
First Coast News / Posted 2 hours ago
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla.—The tourism industry is in an uproar in St. Johns County. Currently the bed tax in St. Johns County is used for various things, including marketing of the area. But that could change. The St. Johns County Commission, led by... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Crash blocking northbound lanes of I-65 near Georgianadedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alaba
Crash blocking northbound lanes of I-65 near Georgiana
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 hours ago
dedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alabama" a new marketing campaign by the Alabama Tourism Department. New York City took on a bit of Alabama with a realistic-looking sandy beach, samples of good food, and a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Elba investigating first murder in 6 years after man stabbed to deathdedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alaba
Elba investigating first murder in 6 years after man stabbed to death
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 hours ago
dedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alabama" a new marketing campaign by the Alabama Tourism Department. New York City took on a bit of Alabama with a realistic-looking sandy beach, samples of good food, and a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
AL politicians looking to lottery as solution to state budget woes; details at 6.dedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alaba
AL politicians looking to lottery as solution to state budget woes; details at 6.
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 hours ago
dedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alabama" a new marketing campaign by the Alabama Tourism Department. New York City took on a bit of Alabama with a realistic-looking sandy beach, samples of good food, and a... Read more
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The New Statesman
Could Jeremy Corbyn still be excluded from the leadership race? The High Court will rule todaythe organisation as viewing patterns fragment and increasing numbers of viewers
Could Jeremy Corbyn still be excluded from the leadership race? The High Court will rule today
The New Statesman / Posted 3 hours ago
the organisation as viewing patterns fragment and increasing numbers of viewers move online. Of the rest of the job, the tourism part just got easier: with the pound so weak, it will be easier to attract visitors to Britain from abroad. And as... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
CONSOL Energy agrees to pay millions to get rid of remaining WV coal minesof hope remains that spring is around the corner. That’s what thinking baseball
CONSOL Energy agrees to pay millions to get rid of remaining WV coal mines
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
of hope remains that spring is around the corner. That’s what thinking baseball will do. Furry Fridays on tap for WV tourismFurry Fridays on tap for WV tourism When planning a family vacation, some people check for the availability of high... Read more
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Al.com
Amtrak talks come to Alabama where one crucial city is without a stationTuesday on a resolution to cheer Amtrak on. "A Gulf Coast passenger rail servi
Amtrak talks come to Alabama where one crucial city is without a station
Al.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Tuesday on a resolution to cheer Amtrak on. "A Gulf Coast passenger rail service will facilitate job creation, enhance tourism and reduce environmental and roadway impacts," Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson said in a statement. "This service will... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two-thirds of Aberdeen's 'next generation' considering quitting the Granite Citythe oil and gas sectors and the region, including the importance of investment
Two-thirds of Aberdeen's 'next generation' considering quitting the Granite City
heraldscotland / Posted 3 hours ago
the oil and gas sectors and the region, including the importance of investment in industries such as life sciences and tourism. PwC's Erika Campbell said: “The next generation of the region’s workforce, the people thinking about settling down,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Industri dagang temuai dikearap terus nyungkak penatai belanja SarawakTaman Negara Lambir, Niah enggau Gunung Buda di Mulu. Nitihka penerang ari Aba
Industri dagang temuai dikearap terus nyungkak penatai belanja Sarawak
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 hours ago
Taman Negara Lambir, Niah enggau Gunung Buda di Mulu. Nitihka penerang ari Abang Johari, komiti diarika ejensi dalam Opis Menteri Dagang Temuai, Opis Kampung, Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC), Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) enggau Conventio... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Olympics unlikely to worsen global spread of Zikaand bug spray. The risk of spread of Zika from the Olympics is relatively low
Olympics unlikely to worsen global spread of Zika
Reuters Sports News / Posted 3 hours ago
and bug spray. The risk of spread of Zika from the Olympics is relatively low when compared to the spread from normal tourism, he added. The researchers also expect that few pregnant women will travel to Brazil, due to travel warnings. In a... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
City brings back lodging tax grantsFor the first time since 2009, projects or events that increase tourism within
City brings back lodging tax grants
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
For the first time since 2009, projects or events that increase tourism within the city of Vancouver may be eligible for lodging tax grants. Funded through a 4 percent tax on hotel, motel and bed and breakfast stays, the grants – offered by the city... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
3 things county commissioners are talking aboutMILTON — The Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners discussed tourism
3 things county commissioners are talking about
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
MILTON — The Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners discussed tourism marketing efforts, Vietnam veteran recognition and a half-cent tax committee. 1. SANTA ROSA COUNTY MARKETING EFFORTS Davis, South, Barnette & Patrick Advertising Agency... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Liverpool Legends to headline atcan visit the festival website or call the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce
Liverpool Legends to headline at
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 hours ago
can visit the festival website or call the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce at 870-886-3232. (Source: Beatles at the Ridge) For more information on the festival, visit their website by clicking here. (Photo: Arkansas Parks... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Tuesday, July 26, 2016Coast has won a gold award at this year’s Pacific Asia Travel Association Award
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
Coast has won a gold award at this year’s Pacific Asia Travel Association Awards. Destination NSW and South Coast Regional Tourism Organisation's Unspoilt campaign 8.20am: Roger Hart from Woollamia has a long history with Bushcare and... Read more
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Japan Today
With Turkey in turmoil, EU migrant deal back under fire ‹ Japan Todaydeportation camps on the islands, where some locals have staged protests, anger
With Turkey in turmoil, EU migrant deal back under fire ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 hours ago
deportation camps on the islands, where some locals have staged protests, angered by the effect of the crisis on tourism. In Brussels, EU officials have said little about the prospects of the migration agreement. EU Commission spokesman... Read more
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Japan Today
Visitors’ tastes depend on where they come from. For example, Europeans like unspoiled Japanese landscapes, while Thais favor mountains. Areas other than major cities have many opportunities if they focus on specific targets. ‹ Japan TodayThais favor mountains. Areas other than major cities have many opportunities if
Visitors’ tastes depend on where they come from. For example, Europeans like unspoiled Japanese landscapes, while Thais favor mountains. Areas other than major cities have many opportunities if they focus on specific targets. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 hours ago
Thais favor mountains. Areas other than major cities have many opportunities if they focus on specific targets. Akiko Mitsuhashi, a senior researcher at JTB Tourism Research & Consulting Co, referring to the inbound tourism boom. (Yomiuri Sh... Read more
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Japan Today
Fans hunt real places in Japan featured in Pokemon Go ‹ Japan Todayhunter is doing his or her own location identification,” says Michael Vito, an
Fans hunt real places in Japan featured in Pokemon Go ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 hours ago
hunter is doing his or her own location identification,” says Michael Vito, an American who often visits Japan for anime tourism and who is one of the few English speakers who writes about the hobby. “To do butaitanbou is to be a pioneer of... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
New Yorkers treated to AL beach, food in creative marketing campaignand beach toys from a state a thousand miles away bringing smiles to residents
New Yorkers treated to AL beach, food in creative marketing campaign
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 hours ago
and beach toys from a state a thousand miles away bringing smiles to residents of NYC? It's all part of a well crafted tourism campaign. New York City took on a bit of Alabama with a realistic-looking sandy beach, samples of good food, and a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Boating safety saves livesdedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alaba
Boating safety saves lives
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 hours ago
dedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alabama" a new marketing campaign by the Alabama Tourism Department. New York City took on a bit of Alabama with a realistic-looking sandy beach, samples of good food, and a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Gadsden mom arrested after admitting to shooting heroin while pregnantdedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alaba
Gadsden mom arrested after admitting to shooting heroin while pregnant
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 hours ago
dedicated to the sounds of the Yellowhammer State, all courtesy of "Savor Alabama" a new marketing campaign by the Alabama Tourism Department. New York City took on a bit of Alabama with a realistic-looking sandy beach, samples of good food, and a... Read more
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