Tag: Destination

Can Quebec City become a year-round cruise destination?: Travel Weekly

Andrea Zelinski As temperatures begin to warm and the promise of summer is around the corner, one official at the Port of Quebec is getting excited about winter. The port normally welcomes cruise lines from spring through fall, with leaf-peeping cruises making September and October its busiest time of year. But Quebec City will host…

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PH cited again as ‘Muslim-friendly’ tourist destination, says DOT

Tourism Sec. Christina Frasco —official Facebook page of Christina Frasco MANILA, Philippines — For the second straight year, a global travel index has recognized the Philippines as an “Emerging Muslim-friendly destination” among nonmembers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the Department of Tourism (DOT) said on Saturday. Based on the 2024 results of the Mastercard-CrescentRating…

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Mackinac Island voted Best Summer Travel Destination in US second year in a row

MACKINAC ISLAND, MI – Michigan’s famous vacation spot is putting its crown back on, having scooped up accolades as the No. 1 Best Summer Travel Destination for the second year in a row. The back-to-back honors come courtesy of voters in the 2024 USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards contest. “We are so incredibly…

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Szeklerland Shines at Romania’s Tourism Destination of the Year 2024 Awards

Szeklerland won several categories in the Tourism Destination of the Year 2024 awards in Romania, presented at the Ateneul Român (Romanian Athenaeum) concert hall in Bucharest. In the theme and adventure parks category, Mini Transylvania Park, located in Băile Seiche (Szejkefürdő) near Odorheiu Secuiesc (Székelyudvarhely), was named Tourism Destination of the Year. Created by the…

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Hit boating lifestyle TV show names Peterborough and the Kawarthas as ‘destination of the year’

Water Ways TV executive producer and host Steven Bull (third from left) holds the inaugural Water Ways Destination of the Year award with Peterborough County warden Bonnie Clark during an event on May 15, 2024. Also pictured from left to right are Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development director of tourism Joe Rees, Ontario minister…

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First Asfar destination to open by year-end

The Saudi tourism investment company has ventured into five cities in less than two years Register for MEED’s guest programme  Saudi Tourism Investment Company (Asfar) plans to open its first destination by the end of the year, according to its chief executive, Fahad Bin Mushtayt. Speaking at the MEED Saudi Giga Projects event in Riyadh, Mushtayt…

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Amazon Music To Return As Exclusive Streaming Destination For Stagecoach 2024

Amazon Music is returning as the exclusive streaming destination for this year’s sold-out Stagecoach Festival, set for April 26-28 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. Fans from around the world will be able to enjoy sets from country’s biggest artists from the T-Mobile Mane Stage in the comfort of their own homes including…

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