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10 years ago, Tenerife Job Training was born with the aim of introducing the concept of Educational Tourism on the island of Tenerife, Spain.read more
Kiwi Experience are set to expand their product range in New Zealand with the launch of small group tours for the 2019/2020 season.read more
Over recent years, the terms responsible tourism, sustainable tourism and eco-tourism have become common vocabulary within the travel industry, but what do they really mean?read more
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Executive Director of the Alliance for International Exchange, Ilir Zherka, released a statement today in response to the International Labor Recruitment’s piece entitled “Shining A Light on Summer Work.”read more
Europe’s premier business conference for hostels brings record number to Amsterdam and announces launch in Americas
The fourth annual STAY WYSE Hostel Business Conference will bring 330+ representatives of companies specialised in hostels and other youth travel accommodation concepts to Amsterdam 31 January – 1 February 2019 for international trade, education and networking. This year’s event will be the largest STAY WYSE Conference to date.read more
Outstanding contributors in the youth and student travel industry were celebrated on Friday, 21 September during the 2018 Global Youth Travel Awards (GYTA). Winners of the 14 GYTA award categories, including 10 nominated and four consumer-voted awards, were announced at a gala dinner during the 2018 World Youth and Student Travel Conference (WYSTC) held in Edinburgh, Scotland.read more