Archive for September, 2004
A beautiful Gulf Island setting, complimentary steaming and pumpkin spa treatment, sumptuous food and a range of activities to suit any mood are being offered by Pender Islandâ€™s new luxury resort Thanksgiving weekend, November 25 – 28, 2004.
Remaining on its “green” path, La Cabana All Suite Beach Resort & Casino in Aruba has instituted a variety of sustainable practices in the past year to further reduce its impact on the environment. “We recognize the necessity of implementing environmentally-sound practices in order to protect the precious resource of our island,” said Lou Roelofsen, [...]
Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) today announced that it estimates the financial impact of Hurricane Jeanne on its fourth quarter earnings will be approximately $0.02 per share. This is in addition to a previously announced impact of $0.03 to $0.04 per share as a result of Hurricanes Frances and other hurricanes earlier [...]
Jungle and jaguars, Maya ruins and cave swimming, snorkeling off the worldâ€™s second longest barrier reef, and river tubing promise a unique winter adventure vacation in the comfort of Belizeâ€™s Inn at Robertâ€™s Grove, awarded a star rating from Fodorâ€™s guide and five stars from Belize Guide to Mainland Belize. For $1,612 US per person, [...]
Gatineau Park: Celebrate the arrival of fall colours from October 2 to 17 in Gatineau Park. A whirlwind of activities will allow you to enjoy an unforgettable feast for the senses, with entertainment, exhibits, photography contest and much more! On foot or by bicycle, with the whole family or as a couple, you’ll be enchanted [...]
The second annual WinterCity Festival is a 14-day city-wide celebration of Toronto’s culture, creativity, cuisine and incomparable diversity of spirit. Running from January 28 – February 10, 2005, this festival dares audiences to forget the weather and join the party in the world’s coolest city. With stellar free indoor and outdoor programming, the hugely popular [...]
The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) will initiate Nevada Passage, the first statewide adventure race and a made-for-television event May 19-24, 2005, Lt. Gov. Lorraine Hunt announced today. Nevada Passage will feature teams of athletes participating in a series of adventure experiences that will race through Nevadaâ€™s mountain passes, desert trails, lakes and rivers.Â An [...]
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Light in Winter mixes music, art and science together in an explosive weekend for Ithaca New York January 28, 29, 30 2005
International performers will embrace an upstate NY winter again this year to take part in “Light in Winter”( www.lightinwinter.com), a three- day festival that celebrates the fusion of music, art and science, demanding its audience take in each performance with more than a shedding of overcoats. Last yearâ€™s audience sat enveloped in sight, sound and [...]
The Philippine Department of Tourism (PDOT) is spearheading the Forum on Global Tourism Trends and Philippine Tourism â€“ a series of consultative discussions with government agencies and tourism private sector whose main goal is to formulate strategies that will make the Philippines more attractive to foreign tourists.