On the basis of the results of the Cyprus Passenger Survey, revenue from tourism reached EUR431,6 million in August compared to EUR428,2 million in the corresponding month of the previous year, recording an increase of 0,8 percent.
WestJet recenctly announced that western Canadians looking to visit Rome, Italy will now have seasonal non-stop service on the airline's state-of-the-art Dreamliner, starting May 02, 2020, subject to government approvals.
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas will make its debut in the upcoming months in Ireland with the rebranding of The Marker Hotel in Dublin, one of the Irish capital's most modern and luxurious buildings.
Hermes Airports was honoured with two accolades at the Business4Climate & Energy Efficiency Network Awards, in an awards ceremony that was held on October 24 in Nicosia.
easyJet, one of the UK’s leading airlines recently celebrated its first flight to Tenerife.
The largest of the Canary Islands, Tenerife is a firm favourite for those looking for a short haul winter break and the new route provides an additional winter sun destination for passengers from the north west region.
Departing twice a week from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) he airline is expected to carry 8,500 passengers throughout the winter on its Airbus A320 aircraft operating on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
This inaugural flight is the 33rd route easyJet now operates from Liverpool, a base it has been serving since 1997.
Ali Gayward, UK commercial manager, easyJet, said, “We are delighted to be adding Tenerife to easyJet’s range of destinations from Liverpool John Lennon Airport. It is really exciting to see our first flight depart and highlights our commitment to providing affordable routes to winter-sun destinations from the airport.”
Costa Cruises, the Italian company of Carnival Corporation, one of the world’s largest leisure travel company, and Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri, one of the largest shipbuilding groups in the world, recently celebrated the official float-out ceremony of Costa Firenze, the cruise liner’s second ship designed and built specifically for the Asian market.
Savvas Perdios, deputy minister of tourism, Cyprus with his team successfully completed the World Travel Market (WTM) exhibition which took place November 04 - 06 November in London.
Austria's low cost airline Lauda, commenced new direct flights from Liverpool to Vienna.
Tribute Portfolio, Marriott International’s newest collection of independent, characterful hotels had welcomed The Slaak Rotterdam, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel to its European roster following a captivating transformation of the iconic ‘Het Slaakhuys’ building which was originally designed by Dutch architect Jo Vegter in 1952.
A group of specialised UK journalists who cover the tourism, economy and the social segment, visited Cyprus for a three day trip, following a special invitation by the Leptos Group.