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28 September 2016, 12:16pm
Ancient Myanmar city could get Unesco status
Ancient Myanmar city could get Unesco status
Travel

Bagan is home to more than 2 000 ancient Buddhist monuments that are among Myanmar's most venerated religious sites.

27 September 2016, 4:00pm
The ‘ugly’ Great Wall of China?
The ‘ugly’ Great Wall of China?

Social media users were in an uproar over restoration of a 700-year-old section of the Great Wall that has been covered in cement.

25 September 2016, 09:00am
PICS: The treehouse on top of the world
PICS: The treehouse on top of the world
Travel

Were Tarzan to dream up an eco-tourism adventure, it would probably look a lot like the Gibbon Experience in northwest Laos, writes Eliot Stein.

22 September 2016, 8:00pm
Indonesia expands #HalalTourism offering
Indonesia expands #HalalTourism offering
Travel

The Indonesian government plans to woo more Muslim visitors as it sets a target of receiving 20 million tourists by 2019.

20 September 2016, 08:26am
How Japan is cashing in on manga craze
How Japan is cashing in on manga craze

Eighty-eight places in Japan are going to be designated 'animation spots' to encourage tourism.

19 September 2016, 12:30pm
The ancient land made famous by Lawrence of Arabia
The ancient land made famous by Lawrence of Arabia
Travel

The tourist gate and ticket house are ready at the ancient city of Karkemish. There's just one problem...

16 September 2016, 8:00pm
10 reasons to visit magical Vietnam
10 reasons to visit magical Vietnam

With mountain-filled skylines and a very interesting history, it's easy to see why you should be making a bee-line for the rice bowl of Asia.

15 September 2016, 8:00pm
Tourism comes to hidden Buddhist valley, but at a price
Tourism comes to hidden Buddhist valley, but at a price

For centuries, the sleepy valley nestled in the Indian Himalayas remained a hidden enclave forbidden to outsiders.

13 September 2016, 12:30pm
Welcome to India, here’s your free SIM card
Welcome to India, here’s your free SIM card

Previously, tourists faced difficulties buying SIM cards in India with service providers requiring paperwork, making them dependent on phone booths.