Nevada all set to introduce tourism office

The Nevada state of the United States is all set to introduce a brand new tourism office in New Delhi in order to promote their travel and tourism sector in this country, said an official.

HKTB calls India as its largest emerging source travel market

Hong Kong Tourism Board, Regional Director - Europe and New Markets, Peter Hoslin, has stated that India is the largest emerging tourist market for Hong Kong.

Showing new figures, he told that last year, 516084 Indian travelers (compared to 434648 in 2013) visited the lovely destination. The nation recorded a total of 60838836 international visitors arrivals. introduces Smartphone Application for India tourism

Taking the whole India travel experience for both inbound and domestic travelers a bit higher,, which is a technology mate for Ministry of Tourism, the Government of India, has rise up with a travel plan app for smartphone users.

The new application would be there for free download for Android users. had introduced a web application for travel plan for Ministry of Tourism in May this year.

Zoo Miami gets million dollar gift to smarten up Australian exhibit

Zoo Miami has been handed a million dollar award to expand and renovate the Australian building of the zoo. The Gail S. Posner Trust allowed the zoo US$ 1.35 million that would offer more space for a brand new cockatoo showcase and support zoo education as well as koala conservation attempts. Posner, a longtime resident of Miami Beach and animal lover, left her money to a trustee to donate to organizations around the community.

Brand USA looking for more than 1 million Indian visitors to the United States in 2015

Targeting to attract more than one million travelers from India, the United States is undertaking different promotional openings to place itself as a premier travel place. Brand USA, founded by Travel Promotion Act 2010 as a private-public partnership that is responsible for promoting United States, plans to develop social, online and digital programs to be followed by consumer ads on electronic media in India.

Pure Michigan launches its fall advertising campaign

Like the tree leaves across the state, the advertisements of Pure Michigan are altering with the seasons. Recently, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation declared that autumnal Pure Michigan advertisements on radio stations, billboards and televisions would air regionally from now till 1st October.

Youth group arises funds with fireworks

20 youth from Sequim Valley Foursquare Church as well as Sequim Vineyard Christian Fellowship are functioning 2 firework stands each day till Saturday to bring up funds for a mission tour to Dominican Republic.

Three bridges in Jacksonville deemed structurally deficient, but safe to travel as of now

Even though assorted as structurally deficient, three bridges at the Duval County bridges are still safe to use, said Florida Department of Transportation. Construction works have already started to replace all these three bridges - Overland bridge on Interstate 95 above Hendricks Avenue, the Sisters Creek bridge on Heckscher Drive and the University Boulevard bridge over the Arlington River.

Travel and tourism industry's contributes

A new report by the World Travel and Tourism Council suggests that the travel and tourism industry in India would see an above-average development in 2014. The yearly economic impact report for India 2014 reveals that the economic contribution of travel and tourism industry would see a 7.3 percent increase, outdoing the country’s general economy by 2.5 points.

Travel and tourism exhibit starts in Bangalore

Travel and tourism fair, part of the largest network of travel fairs in India, started at Dr Prabhakar Kore Convention Centre in Yeshwantpur earlier on Friday. The 3 day festival has joined a whamming hundred and seventy five participants, including representation from nineteen Indian states as well as 9 nations.

A chopine where a huge number of tourism and travel organizations have co-operated to demonstrate their states as top holiday places, the first day at the fair was booked for travel business visitors. The exhibit is open to public on the remaining 2 days.