The month-long Dubai Shopping Festival was not hit by the recent drop in tourists to the emirate, an official confirmed.
As this city fights tooth and nail to host BorderFest in honor of Brazil, several city representatives are accused of disrespecting some of the Latin American country’s top tourism leaders during a goodwill tour last year.
Despite economic turmoil and concerns rising over the Zika virus, officials estimate that approximately one million tourists will visit the city of Rio de Janeiro during the 2016 Carnival. The holiday will take place this year from February 5th through to the 9th.
Rio 2016 organizing group insists Games in August will not be affected by virus but tells visitors and athletes to shut windows and use mosquito repellent.
As the final notes of Lady Gaga’s performance of “The Star Spangled Banner” echoed in Santa Clara, California on Sunday night, the fans inside Levi’s Stadium performed the most common move of the past five years: they looked at their phones.
The declaration of Cultural Heritage of Humanity meant first class recognition for the human towers, but it also came with a responsibility that demands improvements in the internal process and more intensive promotion.
Last year’s Carnival of Venice, entitled ‘the world’s most delicious festival’, until Shrove Tuesday on 17 February. The Carnival is famed for participants in elaborate masks. Masks have played an important role in Venice’s history, with people wearing masks for large portions of the year from as early as the 13th century. The columbine half-mask, which only covers the wearer’s […]
The Berlin Festival is a two day music event that unsurprisingly takes place in Berlin, Germany in the middle of September.
Every organization is looking to secure more financial support for their meetings and conferences. After all, those funds are essential to fueling new education development, new scholarship opportunities for members and new on-site innovations that will keep attendees engaged.
A leading figure in Edinburgh’s festivals has called for the city to consider a tourism tax to boost the funding of its annual events.