Tourists from Asia-Pacific to become world's top spenders: report

The Asia-Pacific will overtake Europe as the region whose tourists spend the most money overseas within 10 years, a report said Wednesday, driven by an explosion in the number of Chinese travellers. Spending by tourists from the Asia-Pacific will reach nearly $ 753 billion by 2023, increasing the region's share of global spend to 40 […]

Ten ways to prank a NASCAR driver on April Fools’ Day –

In case you didn’t know, it’s April Fools’ Day. To honor the occassion, our always entertaining friend NASCAR Wonka came up with ten NASCAR pranks that we’d like to see.  So, if you’re in the mood to pull one over on your favorite driver, here are some ideas: 1. Instead of packing peanuts, fill the […]

Disney World: More FastPass+ powers in the works

Disney World continues to test its MyMagic+ program and plans to make alterations based on feedback, the company chairman says.         Disney World – Yahoo News Search Results

Florida’s offense embracing philosophical shift entering 2014 season –

GAINESVILLE — If one play could sum up a season, it might be this one. Or perhaps not. After careful review, it’s clear that this instance of Gator-on-Gator aggression does a terrible job explaining Florida’s 2013 season. Why? Because on that play, the Gators made a first down. Using statistics both traditional (tied for […]

Malaysia Airlines 370: Will it kill tourism in Malaysia?

Chinese and US tourists are showing their disapproval of Malaysia's handling of flight MH370's disappearance by taking their travel plans elsewhere, early surveys suggest. Will this work against Malaysia's emerging tourism economy long term? US travel – Yahoo News Search Results

Tourism industry leaders join TIA board

Three of the tourism industry’s most senior executives are joining the board of the Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA). Air New Zealand Chief Executive Christopher Luxon, Auckland Airport Chief Executive Adrian Littlewood and Tourism Holdings Limited (thl) Chief Executive Grant Webster will join the TIA board this month, chairman Grant Lilly has announced. "Through […]