Tourism: eDreams-Odigeo’s evolution explained in detail
While eDreams-Odigeo's tourism activities are mainly located in Spain, its headquarters remained in Luxembourg. One might then wonder why a transfer to a less fiscally generous country, not ? Oodigeo believes it can save money. Officially, the company, which has old brands well known in France such as Go Voyages or...READING TIME: 2 min
The European Parliament for protection against airline bankruptcies
European Parliament’s call for protection against airline insolvency matches travel agents’ demands On Thursday, 24 October 2019, the European Parliament adopted a Resolution on the negative effects of Thomas Cook bankruptcy in European tourism. ECTAA supports the Resolution and particularly welcomes the Parliament’s urgent call for protection against airline...READING TIME: 3 min
Dallas : Dreamscape Virtual Reality Centre opens in NorthPark
The Dreamscape Virtual Reality Centre recently opened in North Park in August. Dreamscape is now available in Dallas for all fans of virtual reality games. Unique in its kind, Dreamscape combines technology and sensations worthy of a Hollywood production. The platform can track 6 people at the same time and...READING TIME: 1 min
Senegal – Possible restoration of the entry visa for foreign tourists
Introduced in 2013 and then withdrawn in 2015, the entry visa will soon be restored for travellers wishing to visit Senegal. In the spirit of the times, the Senegalese authorities have been preparing to restore the entry visa requirement for foreigners (excluding ECOWAS residents) in recent weeks.READING TIME: 2 min
Irish Tourism in campaign with TomTom to promote Northern Ireland
Irish Tourism is partnering with TomTom’s RoadTrips, an independent specialist in cartography and navigation, for its latest holiday promotion...
Travel: How will the anxiety of checked baggage soon disappear?
Airlines say that the loss of checked baggage is decreasing. That’s good news! But, according to data provided by...
Sierra Leone: Tourist Visa can now be obtained on arrival
The Sierra Leonean authorities inform travellers that the entry visa is now issued upon arrival in the country. The...
Why will the Chinese tourism giant Ctrip change its name ?
Ctrip, one of the world’s leading travel groups, aims to generate a large part of its turnover outside China...
Tourism in China : the group E-Visa resumes in October
Since the introduction of fingerprinting at Chinese visa centres, tourists who cannot or wish to travel to Paris, Strasbourg,...
World Tourism: Why such changes at eDreams- Odigeo?
We were used to having very little information about the financial situation of the Spanish group. A few weeks...