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Did you know that at any one point there can be up to 6 thousand planes and half a million people in the air around the world? We discuss that and more facts about the current state of Travel & Tourism in our last video of this series.
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In the penultimate episode of our series, Ash discusses 6 significant historical travellers that have shaped travel & tourism's history. Do you have a favourite?
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+World Travel & Tourism Council its a pity the series is ending...i'd love to hear more from Ash, the way she speaks really drags you into the story.
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In our second episode, we discuss all things visas (not the credit card)!
Do you have a visa story you want to share? Let us know in the comments.
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Crowdmapping campaign for Nepal shows new ways tourism can help after disaster. That and more in our latest Tourism For Tomorrow Newsletter!
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We had an amazing first day at the Global Summit in Madrid. We heard from Jose Manuel Barroso, Darren Huston/Priceline Group , Michael O'Learey/Ryanair, Geoffrey Kent/Abercrombie & Kent, and others, and we announced the amazing winners of the 2015 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards.
Join us today as we complete our exciting program with sessions about Spain, Europe, a session on cities with Euromonitor International, a look at tourism's role in philanthropy with Petra Nemcova, and a sure to be exciting keynote from Gary Vaynerchuk.
Watch live at WTTC.org/Livestream
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Travel builds businesses, helps in trade and capital investment, creates jobs and entrepreneurialism for the workforce, and helps protect heritage and cultural values. Our data behind this shows how large the global travel industry really is! 
The World Travel & Tourism Council, the leading travel and tourism business organization in the world, is great at coming up with big picture numbers o
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In this latest edition, we have an interview with Krishna from Reality Tours and Travel​, news of Hilton and WWF​'s new partnership, Japanese zoos announcing an end to buying dolphins from Taiji, and a few more interesting tidbits. 
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Can tourism be a force for good and promote peace, security and understanding? Let us know what you think.
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Who gets the most paid holidays in the world? Who were the first flight attendants? Why did the hotel porter lose his tip? That and more things you probably didn't know about Travel & Tourism in our new series. Watch our first episode now!
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This is why we do what we do. This is why tourism for tomorrow matters.
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+Gary Vaynerchuk will be speaking at the Global Summit in Madrid on Thursday, April 16th. Here's a teaser of what he might have to say to our industry audience.
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The extraordinary Geoffrey Kent, founder of Abercrombie & Kent, answered a few of our questions on why travel & tourism matters. Read his thoughts here!
What positive impacts do you feel travel makes on the world?
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WTTC is the global authority on Travel & Tourism, working with governments and international institutions to create jobs, and drive and generate exports.
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The World Travel & Tourism Council works to raise awareness of Travel & Tourism as one of the world's largest industries. Here's the industry, simply explained in 2 minutes: http://bit.ly/15itZ82

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