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News Switzerland » Tourism: Stats: U.S. Travel to Switzerland Up 12.1%

News channel or source: https://www.travelagentcentral.com/destinations/stats-u-s-travel-to-switzerland-up-12-1
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Switzerland posted big gains with U.S. travelers in 2017. The country cracked the two million ceiling on American tourists, according to new tourism data from the Swiss Federal Office of Statistics and Switzerland Tourism, with U.S. arrivals and overnights ...

News Switzerland » Tourism: Jermuk boosts tourism potential, new development plan designed with Switzerland partners

News channel or source: https://armenpress.am/eng/news/923118/jermuk-boosts-tourism-potential-new-development-plan-designed-with-switzerland-partners.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

YEREVAN, FEBRUARY 19, ARMENPRESS. A snow city is planned to be built near Yeghnik Mountain in Jermuk, Vayots Dzor, local official Vardan Hovhannisyan told ARMENPRESS. Speaking about tourism boosting initiatives, Mr. Hovhannisyan said they are working on ...

News Switzerland » Tourism: On the UNESCO World Heritage Bernina Express from Switzerland to Italy

News channel or source: https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/destinations/europe/101390984/on-the-unesco-world-heritage-bernina-express-from-switzerland-to-italy
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The top elevation is Ospizio Bernina, 2253m above sea level. See rhb.ch. The writer travelled courtesy of Switzerland Tourism, Rail Europe and Swiss Travel Pass.

News Switzerland » Tourism: Discovering Switzerland: The trails of Ticino

News channel or source: https://cyclingtips.com/2018/02/cycling-switzerland-ticino/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

This content is brought to you by Switzerland Tourism. Find out more about our sponsored content policies here. Enjoying a lazy mid-morning espresso on the dock, amidst the bobbing speedboats and yachts in the marina in Lugano or Locarno has a certain ...

News Switzerland » Tourism: ITALY TO FOCUS MORE ON MEDICAL TOURISM

News channel or source: https://www.tourism-review.com/italy-plans-to-invest-more-in-medical-tourism-news10485
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Medical tourism is a complex social and economic phenomenon that ... On the other hand, only 5 thousand foreigners arrived in Italy – mainly from Arab countries, Russia, Switzerland and the Balkans – for medical treatment. They are mainly driven ...

News Switzerland » Tourism: 14 facts about South Korea, home to the most popular tourist destination you've never heard of

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/asia/south-korea/articles/fascinating-facts-about-south-korea/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The report showed South Korea’s average broadband adoption rate to be 26.1 megabits per second, putting it ahead of Norway, Sweden, Hong Kong and Switzerland ... but also the readiness of tourism and marketing organisations to stump up cash ...

News Switzerland » Tourism: Female students now welcomed in Saudi Arabia university’s tourism faculty

News channel or source: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/968184/female-students-now-welcomed-in-saudi-arabia-universitys-tourism-faculty
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The King Abdulaziz University is academically partnered with other respected academies worldwide, such as the Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne in Switzerland, the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, among others.

News Switzerland » Tourism: Laos sees marked shift in tourist appeal

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Life-Arts/Life/Laos-sees-marked-shift-in-tourist-appeal
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Laos has also extended unilateral visa exemptions to nationals from Japan, South Korea, Luxembourg and Switzerland. Visa exemptions or not, the Asian market appears to be the future of tourism in Laos. Inthy Deuansavan, president of Green Discovery (Photo ...

News Switzerland » Tourism: Seychelles Tourism Board office in Frankfurt kicks off 2018 with participation in key tourism fairs in Germany and Austria

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/177564/seychelles-tourism-board-office-frankfurt-kicks-off-2018-participation-key-tourism-fairs-germany-austria
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Prior to the Stuttgart event, the STB Director for Germany, Austria & Switzerland, Edith Hunzinger was in Austria where she mounted the Seychelles stand at the Ferien Messe Vienna International tourism fair – Austria’s leading trade fair. Seychelles ...

News Switzerland » Tourism: British skier killed after crashing into tree in Switzerland

News channel or source: http://metro.co.uk/2018/02/22/british-skier-killed-crashing-tree-switzerland-7332557/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

A British skier has died after crashing into a tree at a resort in Switzerland. The 21-year-old man was on a ... ‘Following the shock, the young tourist died at the scene despite the invention of the ski station’s first-aid workers and then a doctor.