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02
December
2019
| 13:25 Europe/London
TRAVEL Consumer sentiment as assessed by the travel sector In the past week, several travel companies have released trading statements which blames continued Brexit uncertainty for negatively impacting consumer confidence despite reports in an
25
November
2019
| 13:14 Europe/London
25 November 2019 Manifesto Central In the past week, all the political parties’ manifestos have been revealed and alongside these, trade associations ABTA and the Business Travel Association published their lobbying agendas to the new
18
November
2019
| 13:30 Europe/London
No-deal Brexit would see slump in UK outbound travel, report warns The latest quarterly report from the European Travel Commission includes a special feature analysing the impact of a ‘no deal’ Brexit on travel and tourism in Europe. According to
11
November
2019
| 15:16 Europe/London
As is usual for these times, the political landscape has moved on dramatically in two weeks since the last LOTUS Brexit briefing – which had a week’s break due to the nearly all-consuming World Travel Market! In that time: The UK did not leave
01
November
2019
| 18:19 Europe/London
The Balearic Island of Menorca introduces measures to preserve the destination’s ‘gastronomic ecosystem’

Lotus Latam

25
October
2019
| 15:38 Europe/London
Following the lift in FCO travel advice to Nicaragua in February 2019, the Latin American Travel Association (LATA) has launched its #NicaraguaIsOpen campaign with the aim of showcasing the Central American nation’s wide-ranging tourism offering,
22
July
2019
| 12:23 Europe/London
Travel specialist PR and representation firm, LOTUS, has been appointed by the Buenos Aires tourism board ‘Travel Buenos Aires’ to handle the city’s PR in the United Kingdom with immediate effect. LOTUS will support the city’s tourism campaign
04
February
2019
| 17:43 Europe/London
We couldn’t quite believe our luck when the Guyana Tourism Authority told us that we would be the first international visitors to stay in a new eco-lodge that has just opened in the South Rupununi savannah. After a very short ride in a 4x4 from
17
January
2019
| 18:09 Europe/London
The harpy eagle  We were on a bird hunt. After an adventurous couple of days travelling further into Guyana, our journey continued with a boat ride up the Burro Burro River from Surama into the Iwokrama Reserve for a chance to spot one of the
11
January
2019
| 15:07 Europe/London
Day three of our journey into the ‘Land of Many Waters’ was spent travelling south, out of the Iwokrama National Park and into Guyana’s vast savanna towards one of the country’s sixteen indigenous villages - Surama – for a glimpse into traditional