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Record year for Morocco tourism with 13 million visitors
Sharjah24 – AFP: A record 13 million tourists visited Morocco in 2019, up 5.2 percent from the previous year, official figures showed Wednesday.
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In Seychelles, nature is prized above mass tourism
Sharjah24 – AFP: In a shady patch along a pristine white beach on Mahe Island, a radio spits out reggae and snapper sizzles on the barbecue, as Seychelloise Nareen tops up her rum and coke on time off from her job aboard a luxury yacht.
2020 Jan 08Translations
Record 2.3 million people visited Auschwitz in 2019
Sharjah24 – AFP: A record 2.3 million visitors toured former Nazi death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau last year, the museum said on Tuesday, as the site gears up to mark 75 years since its last prisoners were freed.
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Falls and fun at eco-friendly 'ice' rink in Mexico
Sharjah24 – AFP: Mexico is better known for cactus-dotted deserts and Caribbean beaches than winter sports, but the capital's central square is celebrating winter with an enormous, eco-friendly artificial ice rink.
2019 Dec 21Translations
Tourism ebbs in flood-hit Venice with hotel bookings down 45%
Sharjah24 – AFP: Fears of more unprecedented flooding in Venice has brought hotel reservations down by 45 percent, the city's hoteliers association said Friday.
- 2019 Dec 17Translations
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The Falklands ewe-turn: from sheep farming to tourism
Sharjah24 – AFP: Late in life, Tony Heathman has sought out pastures new: the 70-year-old former sheep shearer now spends his days driving tourists around the Falklands Islands.