Tourism boost in Sanya is good news for Asian Beach Games - OCA

Five cities and regions awarded UCI Bike City label

Discover LA film "Paper Planes" Shows the City of Angels Ready to Welcome the World in 2024

LA 2024 today applauds Discover Los Angeles' new film that celebrates Angelenos' inclusive spirit, diversity, creativity and optimism.

Amid Many Storylines, PyeongChang 2018 Takes Shape -- Part II

(ATR) Aaron Bauer reflects on the present situation after his visit to PyeongChang. Part two of his dispatch is here.

Amid Many Storylines, PyeongChang 2018 Takes Shape

(ATR) Aaron Bauer reflects on the present situation after his visit to PyeongChang. Part one of his dispatch is here.

"This is LA's moment": LA 2024 Welcomes Record-Breaking Tourism Year for Los Angeles

LA 2024's bid leaders welcomed news of a sixth consecutive record-breaking year for tourism in Los Angeles. 

Exhibitor Packages Offered for SportAccord 2017 -- Conferences and Conventions

(ATR) Also: Osea Kolinisau heads 'Rugby Sevens Beyond Rio' panel ; France hosts 4th Meeting Hub;

Tourists Give Olympic Games Thumbs Up and Want to Visit Brazil Again

Brazilian and foreign visitors interviewed by the Ministry of Tourism during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games praised tourism and leisure options, night-life and Brazilian hospitality.

Rio will have 52 themed houses during the Games

During the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games 2016, the city will have 52 hospitality houses – themed houses that will promote the countries’ culture, tourism, cuisine, sport and business industry, as well as broadcast live the major competition events. 

EventScotland Striving to Make Golf-Crazy Country the Perfect Stage for Events

(ATR) EventScotland uses the rich golfing history of Scotland to attract tourists from around the world.

Rio Sets Out to Look Olympic

(ATR) The look of the Rio 2016 Olympics is no longer just confined to the sporting venues.

Rio Opens Transit Card Purchasing - Rio Roundup

(ATR) Also: Federal government confident that bailout will secure Rio security plans.

City to City Meeting, 19th April 2016, Lausanne

Attendees of SportAccord 2016 have been invited to attend the City to City session to be held 19 April 2016.

Record-breaking surge in tourism reinforces Los Angeles' host city credentials

45.5 million visitors from around the world came to Los Angeles in 2015

Record-breaking surge in tourism reinforces Los Angeles' host city credentials

45.5 million visitors from around the world came to Los Angeles in 2015

WTTC congratulates Brazil Government and encourages continuation of Olympics visa exemptions

Brazil to exempt tourist visas for U.S., Australian, Canadadian and Japanese citizens during 2016 Olympics

London Continues to Enjoy Record International Visitor Numbers

London welcomed a record 5.1 million international visitors between April and June--6% more than last year.

ANOC Awards Recognize Continental Games Athletes -- Conferences & Conventions

(ATR) Also; City Events names first speakers ... Sports & Events Tourism Exchange discusses the future of golf.

Brazil Minister of Sport Wants Legacy For Country`s Athletes

(ATR) Brazilian Minister of Sport would like a national sporting network to be a legacy from the 2016 Games.

Tourism, Health on Docket for IHW Conference -- Conferences and Conventions

(ATR) Also: Subaru joins the 2015 TAFISA World Congress as official car partner

Almaty 2022 Accommodation Plan A Key Asset

After a nearly two year bidding race, Almaty 2022 is ready and excited to welcome the international community to its beautiful city. Almaty, Kazakhstan’s largest city has seen a rapid rise in its tourism sector. With annual growth rates of almost 11% in hotel rooms, Almaty is one of the fastest growing tourism destinations in all of Central Asia.

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism backs Gwangju to host a successful Universiade

With only 4 months left until the opening ceremony of the Universiade Gwangju 2015, representatives from the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism visited Gwangju to meet with the Gwangju 2015 Universiade Organizing Committee (GUOC) on March 5.

Asian Beach Games Underway In Phuket -- ATR Podcast

(ATR) Thailand wins beach flag football gold at Asian Beach Games, eyes 2017 World Beach Games

VisitPITTSBURGH appoints TSE Consulting

VisitPITTSBURGH has appointed TSE Consulting to provide strategic direction to its sport tourism initiatives 

Former Volunteers Applying for Rio; Olympic Tourism Campaign

(ATR) The IOC says that 60 percent of Rio volunteer applicants have prior volunteer experience.

PyeongChang Packs Little Pizzazz for Tourists

(ATR) Few entertainment options and even less English may make it tough for PyeongChang to woo visitors. 

SATSA Exhibits at the Sports and Events Tourism Exchange 2013

The Sports and Events Tourism Exchange (SETE) is taking place from 22 – 24 October 2013 at the Durban International Convention Centre (ICC) and will play a fundamental role in promoting sports and tourism in South Africa and is aimed at positioning South Africa as a sport tourism destination.

Olympic Year Provides Visitor Boost to London Tourism


Olympic Newsdesk - FA Rules Out Rio 2016; Norway Hosts Next Collectors Fair

(ATR) Football Association says don't expect British men to take the field at Rio 2016 ... Bo, Norway to stage 19th World Olympic Collectors Fair in 2013 ... London tourism slump ... More inside this Olympic Newsdesk ...