Travels News - Oman is Named Partner Country of the 2020 ITB Berlin

March 26, 2018

Press Release

The World’s Leading Travel Trade Show and the Sultanate officially announced their partnership at ITB Berlin

The Ministry of Tourism and ITB Berlin have announced that the Sultanate of Oman is to be the Official Partner Country of the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show in 2020. 

Tourism Minister, H.E. Mr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Mahrizi said: “ITB ...

TAPintoTravel’s Local Player Josh Pauls and Team USA Top Canada for Paralympic Sled Hockey Gold Medal in Sudden Death OT, 2-1

PYEYONG CHANG, SOUTH KOREA - Declan Farmer scored the equalizer with just 37.8 seconds to play in the third period and tallied his second goal of the game 3:30 into overtime to lead the 2018 U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team over Canada, 2-1,  and win an unprecedented third consecutive gold medal at the Paralympic Winter Games. 

Josh ...

Travels Spotlight - 25th Annual Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Continues Through May 28

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - The 25th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival at the Walt Disney World Resort continues through May 28, 2018. The first festival in was a 38-day celebration, for 2018 it is 90 days of gardens and topiaries. 2018 is also the 35th anniversary of Epcot.

The Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival is showcasing millions of ...

Air Travel Disruptions - Newark and Laguardia Airports Are Reporting Delays of 1 to 2 Hours.

TAPintoTravels - The weather continues to play havoc on local air travel.  Newark is reporting average delays of 1 hour 41 minutes and LaGuardia is experiencing 59 minute delays.

Most Airlines now offer APP, text, or email updates to flight delays.  Make sure to sign up for them.  That will be your fastest way to get notifications. Also, ...

Travels Spotlight - Introducing Augustus – Baby Hippo Born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a Boy!

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL- Weighing in a 168 pounds, Augustus is the first hippopotamus born at Disney's Animal Kingdom Park in 13 years. Augustus was born January 13.

Nile hippos are a vulnerable species with a declining population in the wild. Augustus' parents, Tuma and Henry, were chosen to breed through the Species Survival Plan (SSP), which is overseen by the ...

Travels Spotlight - New Jersey Athlete Leads 2018 U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team to First Victory

PYEYONG CHANG, SOUTH KOREA - Josh Pauls, of Green Brook, is the team captain and defenseman on the U.S. National Sled Hockey Team competing in the 2018  Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeyong Chang. The  United States defeated Japan, 10 - 0 in the preliminary round on Saturday. and faces the Czech Republic on Sunday at 11 p.m. ET (NBCSN, live ...

Save this Travel Date Because the World Cup is Coming to Japan in 2019

TAPintoTravels’ Staff are all fans of Rugby. We are clearly fans of traveling.  Now, put them together and you are traveling to Japan in 2019 for the Rugby World Cup.

Now, the U.S.A. isn’t a power player in rugby.  You know that one day, we will be.  That begins with us supporting our team.  Plus, it is an excuse to enjoy ...

Sign Up for E-News