Fresh storm threats loom over North Carolina, two killed already

Victoria Transport stumped as wild storm paralyses normal lifeNorthern California geared up for a major deluge of rain beginning late Saturday as the southern part of the state dries out and assesses damage from downpours that killed at least two people.
The rain headed towards Northern California and could pose a threat to Oroville Dam, where rising water levels may test the limits of its damaged spillway.

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.

Booking.com Launches Accelerator Programme for Startups in Sustainable Tourism

introduction-of-bookingcom-1-638Today Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, announced the launch of its new accelerator programme, Booking.com Booster. Designed to identify, mentor and fund enterprising startups from around the world that are seeking to have a positive impact on the global tourism industry, the 3-week programme taking place in June 2017 in Amsterdam will culminate in a chance to pitch for grants of up to €500,000 from Booking.com.

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.

The Authentic Experience of Nyepi Day at Harper Kuta Bali Hotel

unnamedHari Nyepi or the Day of Silence is the most sacred day for Hindu People in Bali. It is the Caka New Year, Balinese New Year, which falls on the 28 March 2017 this year. During Nyepi, the main restrictions for all people in Bali are no lighting, electricity, entertainment, traveling, and no talking or eating for Hindu People.

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.

Melbourne Hosts The First Creative Industries Delegation From India

Creative Industries India Delegation dining at The Press ClubThe State Government of Victoria hosted a delegation of India’s leading Creative Industries for the first time in Melbourne from the 14th – 16th of February. The delegation explored business opportunities against the backdrop of the inaugural Asia-Pacific Triennial of Performing Arts (Asia TOPA).

 

 

Source: Travelandtourworld.