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BEIJING — Airbnb Inc. announced Tuesday it will stop representing short-term rental properties in China and focus its business in the country on serving Chinese tourists looking for lodgings abroad.

NEW YORK - With one notable exception, Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan seemed to enjoy guiding American journalist Peter Greenberg around her country for the television show "The Royal Tour.

NEW YORK - With one notable exception, Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan seemed to enjoy guiding American journalist Peter Greenberg around her country for the television show "The Royal Tour.

TOKYO — Japan's government announced Tuesday it will begin allowing small package tours from four countries later this month before gradually opening up to foreign tourism for the first time since it imposed tight border restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic.

TOKYO — Japan's government announced Tuesday it will begin allowing small package tours from four countries later this month before gradually opening up to foreign tourism for the first time since it imposed tight border restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The Ionian Islands Museum Network was created two years ago in the midst of the pandemic, arising from a dialogue and synthesis of ideas between representatives of museums and cultural institutions from the islands of Zakynthos, Ithaca, Corfu, Kefalonia and Lefkada.

The Ionian Islands Museum Network was created two years ago in the midst of the pandemic, arising from a dialogue and synthesis of ideas between representatives of museums and cultural institutions from the islands of Zakynthos, Ithaca, Corfu, Kefalonia and Lefkada.

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Greece’s SKY Express and Royal Jordanian Join Forces

ATHENS - SKY express and Royal Jordanian are joining forces to offer passengers more options from the Middle East to the largest domestic flights network in Greece.

ATHENS - SKY express and Royal Jordanian are joining forces to offer passengers more options from the Middle East to the largest domestic flights network in Greece.

The Horde: Greece Expects 500K American Tourists This Year

ATHENS - The Americans are back! All indications are that adding to a banner tourism year in 2022 even during the lingering COVID-19 pandemic is that the charge is being helped by the return of those from the United States, led by the Greek-American Diaspora.

ATHENS - The Americans are back! All indications are that adding to a banner tourism year in 2022 even during the lingering COVID-19 pandemic is that the charge is being helped by the return of those from the United States, led by the Greek-American Diaspora.

Tourism and Economic Agencies Join Forces to Market Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. — It's an idea that almost seems as compatible as Mickey and Minnie.

ORLANDO, Fla. — It's an idea that almost seems as compatible as Mickey and Minnie.

Laos Reopens to Tourists and Other Visitors from Abroad

BANGKOK — The landlocked Southeast Asian nation of Laos reopened to tourists and other visitors on Monday, more than two years after it imposed tight restrictions to fight the coronavirus.

BANGKOK — The landlocked Southeast Asian nation of Laos reopened to tourists and other visitors on Monday, more than two years after it imposed tight restrictions to fight the coronavirus.

Milos Island Promoted in British and Indian Media

MILOS - With extensive reports on Milos, the British and Indian media continue to highlight the beauties of the island.

MILOS - With extensive reports on Milos, the British and Indian media continue to highlight the beauties of the island.

Hong Kong Reopens Beaches, Beijing Relaxes Quarantine Rules

BEIJING — Hong Kong on Thursday reopened beaches and pools in a relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions, while China's capital Beijing began easing quarantine rules for arrivals from overseas.

BEIJING — Hong Kong on Thursday reopened beaches and pools in a relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions, while China's capital Beijing began easing quarantine rules for arrivals from overseas.

Greece’s Eyes Locked on American Tourists, Reaching Out

ATHENS - With Russians locked out because of European Union sanctions over the invasion of Ukraine, Greece’s strategy of reaching out to other markets is really focused on bringing in the Americans, who are already arriving.

ATHENS - With Russians locked out because of European Union sanctions over the invasion of Ukraine, Greece’s strategy of reaching out to other markets is really focused on bringing in the Americans, who are already arriving.

Inflation May Cause Headache for Tourism Industry

Inflation might not be on the minds of every American, but that doesn't mean it doesn't affect the bottom line of every business and consumer when prices start to rise.

Inflation might not be on the minds of every American, but that doesn't mean it doesn't affect the bottom line of every business and consumer when prices start to rise.

Greek Summer Holidays Account for 30% of Thomas Cook Reservations

ATHENS - Greece is currently the destination with the greatest number of bookings at Thomas Cook, CEO Alan French said during a press conference in Athens on Wednesday, with 30% of the travel organization's bookings for a single country.

ATHENS - Greece is currently the destination with the greatest number of bookings at Thomas Cook, CEO Alan French said during a press conference in Athens on Wednesday, with 30% of the travel organization's bookings for a single country.

Greece Further Eases COVID Travel Restrictions for Tourists

ATHENS - Trying to put the COVID-19 pandemic in the rear view mirror - although it’s lingering and killing several dozen people a day - Greece’s New Democracy government has now lifted most health restrictions in a bid to lure tourists.

ATHENS - Trying to put the COVID-19 pandemic in the rear view mirror - although it’s lingering and killing several dozen people a day - Greece’s New Democracy government has now lifted most health restrictions in a bid to lure tourists.

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