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Two Australians gored by bulls at controversial San Fermin festival

by Christian Fleetwood

Two Aussies who have obviously read too much Hemingway have been gored by a bull on the final day of the controversial San Fermin Festival.

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Flavour of the Week: New Silversea appointments, Globus NZ boss to exit + more

There’s been more moving and shaking this past week in the travel industry than a show by Bangarra Dance Theatre, as this wrap proves.

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Chernobyl nuclear site to become official tourist attraction

by Christian Fleetwood

With this announcement, Travel Weekly’s editorial team has agreed it’s time to move on from the Game of Thrones finale and finally watch HBO’s mini-series on the nuclear site.

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Five ways to effectively engage eco-tourists

Struggling to attract the attention of eco-tourists? Well, let this handy guide turn your struggles into strengths.

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Tourists raging after finding out iconic Indonesian attraction was faked for Instagram

Do you swear by Instagram as the bible for all things travel? Get ready to swallow your pride and give this a read.

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“I may never again walk the streets of Pyongyang”: Aussie tour guide responds to North Korean spy claims

by Christian Fleetwood

An Australian tour guide released from detention in the DPRK has taken to social media to respond to claims he was “caught red-handed” spying on Pyongyang.

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WATCH: Tourist gets slapped by an elephant

In the latest case of “you’re going to hell for laughing”, a woman has been smacked in the face by an elephant and spawned a slew of wicked keyboard commentary.

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G Adventures partner Planaterra doubles down on community tourism projects

by Christian Fleetwood

Ahead of Planeterra president Jamie Sweeting speaking at Travel DAZE, the non-profit partner of G Adventures has revealed it is doubling its commitment to sustainable, community-benefiting tourism.

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“Shame on you”: Tourism Whitsundays slams 60 Minutes for “unbalanced” reporting

by Christian Fleetwood

John Milton would turn in his grave if he knew a tropical paradise was being called “Paradise Lost”, but as it turns out, a national network has done just that.

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Green. Safe. Inspiring: Croatia, Slovenia tourism reveal 2019 goals

by Christian Fleetwood

Croatia and Slovenia’s tourism boards have revealed their goals for the coming year, and thankfully avoided using the clichéd big red curtain in doing so.

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Solomon Islands tourism minister says investment in sector must “speed up”

by Huntley Mitchell

Travel Weekly’s editor attended the recent Mi Save Solo event in the Solomon Islands, and to prove he was paying attention and not off trying beetle nut with the locals, he wrote this.

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Giddy up, slow pokes! The first entry for The Travel Awards is already in!

Was your main ambition this week to be the first person to enter The Travel Awards? Sorry, but you’ve been beaten to the punch.

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