The Travel Corporation’s (TTC) family of brands is marking World Tourism Day 2018 (Sept. 27) by celebrating 10 years of The TreadRight Foundation (TreadRight), the not-for-profit organization at the heart of TTC’s commitment to making tourism a force for positive change around the... more ›
Samuel Kunati Ole Tunai's backyard is home to the king of the beasts and a host of other critters that he wants The Travel Corporation and ME to WE clients to be able to spot while on holiday.
Kunati Ole Tunai, governor of Kenya's Narok County, told a The Travel Corporation/ME to WE... more ›
New UNWTO Report Helps Cities Manage Impact of Tourism
A new World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) report aims to help manage growing urban tourism flows and their impact on cities and residents.
“Overtourism: Understanding and managing urban tourism growth beyond perceptions,” was released during the 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism... more ›
Sandals Resorts International (SRI) has announced that all 19 Sandals and Beaches Resorts across seven Caribbean islands – including Jamaica, the Bahamas, St. Lucia, Antigua, Grenada, Barbados and Turks & Caicos – will eliminate the 21,490,800 single-use plastic straws and stirrers used... more ›
Corporate responsibility is an integral part of the Lufthansa Group and as an internationally operating company and part of German and global society, the Group assumes responsibility for social challenges over and above its business activities, contributing to tackle them in a sustainable... more ›
Discovering The History And Heart Of The Spanish Town
Staring at a framed print of the Virgin Mary tucked behind a small piece of glass clad with iron bars on a seemingly random narrow side street of Toledo, I learned I forgot to pack something important: a pin.
The legend goes that a former resident of the Spanish town would come to this spot... more ›
As part of Sunwing Foundation’s Flying Start initiative, Sunwing has partnered with Sisters Keeper Elite Basketball to give kids in Jamaica a summer camp experience and help them get ready for school by providing them with backpacks filled with school supplies.
The event took place during... more ›
Velas Resorts Eliminates Single-Use Plastic Straws
In an ongoing dedication to sustainability, Velas Resorts properties in Los Cabos, Riviera Maya, Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta are no longer offering single-use plastic straws. These single-use straws, known as “environmental villains,” can take up to 200 years to decompose. For those... more ›
UNWTO Looking For Award Winners
The UNWTO is now accepting submissions for its 15th World Tourism Organization Awards which recognize promoting innovation, job creation and sustainability. Submissions are open until Oct. 31, 2018.
The UNWTO Awards recognize the contribution of public and private institutions and NGOs to... more ›
It's Time To Make It About The Destination
In an interview with Canadian Travel Press back in 2016, Melia Hotels International's Tony Cortizas talked about the Group's plans to expand its all-inclusive Paradisus brand into the Asia Pacific region, so it seemed an obvious question to ask whether that was still part of the... more ›