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TUI, Thomson, First Choice, LateRooms

Tui to drop First Choice and Thomson, sell LateRooms

Overarching Tui brand to be phased in over coming years
Kayah, Myanmar, WTM, UNWTO, marketing, film, promotion, travel, long neck, Padaung, Pascal Khoo Thwe

Myanmar promotes ‘final frontier’ at WTM

Country promotes tourism in little-known Kayah State
Sandals, resort, Caribbean, retail, shop, tech, weddings, couples, all-inclusive, London

Sandals opens high-tech immersive store

Retail centre gives insight into luxury all-inclusive brand
Queensland, Australia, fishing, tourism, aquatic, experiences, coastal, John O’Sullivan, marketing,

Australia goes ‘fishing’ for tourists

New marketing campaign highlights experiences
Frozen, Harry Potter, Kong, theme park rides, USA

Hotly awaited US theme-park rides to open in 2016

New rides to be based on Harry Potter, King Kong, Frozen, etc.
Thomas Cook, tour operator, shop, store, closure, redundant, staff, refocus, high street, shopping centre

Thomas Cook: faith in retail despite closures

Tour operator refocusing its shops into two formats
France, Air France, terror, security, safe, Paris, attack, travel, tourism, hotels, business, Airbnb

French hotels suffer from fear, Airbnb

Long-term effects of terrorism and home-sharing
underwater cities, drones, future travel

Future travel: Underwater resorts, mobile houses

Report predicts travel we could see within 100 years
animal abuse, World Animal Protection, wildlife, tourist attractions, TripAdvisor, Viator, petition

TripAdvisor, Viator stop animal exploitation ticket sales

Move comes after petition by non-profit World Animal Protection
Arctic Circle Race, Greenland, cross-country skiing, extreme sports

Most extreme Arctic Circle Race in many years

Skiers in Greenland fight extreme weather and destructive storms