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19 October 2016, 08:59am
Thailand in mourning: How to be a good tourist
Thailand in mourning: How to be a good tourist

With Thailand grieving the death of its beloved king, the famous welcome extended to visitors in the 'Land of Smiles' will be a bit less warm.

18 October 2016, 8:00pm
Feline fans prowl Tokyo’s streets
Feline fans prowl Tokyo’s streets

Cat lovers danced and played music as they paraded through the neighbourhood of Kagurazaka for the annual ghost cat festival.

18 October 2016, 12:15pm
Welcome to Japan, smile as we scan your face
Welcome to Japan, smile as we scan your face

Japan has introduced an automatic facial recognition system for foreigners entering the country as part of anti-terrorism measures.

18 October 2016, 08:42am
Tourism marketing: Indonesia gets it right
Tourism marketing: Indonesia gets it right
Travel

Indonesia's tourism brand wins best destination marketing title after intensive promotional work.

17 October 2016, 8:00pm
Fancy a bird’s eye view of North Korea's capital?
Fancy a bird’s eye view of North Korea's capital?
Travel

Forget war museums and political monuments, a Pyongyang flying club has started offering flights over some of the city's major sights.

17 October 2016, 4:00pm
Mongolia wants to be world nomadic tourism centre
Mongolia wants to be world nomadic tourism centre
Travel

Mongolia aims to attract tourists by rebranding its current tourism based on its rich nomadic culture and heritage.

14 October 2016, 8:00pm
Japan brings serious sex appeal to coffee
Japan brings serious sex appeal to coffee

In a country famous for its tea, the Japanese are increasingly turning to coffee as a quick-fix to help ease the daily grind.

14 October 2016, 08:20am
Thailand to tourists: No bad behaviour, please
Thailand to tourists: No bad behaviour, please

Embassies in Thailand have advised tourists to respect the feelings of the Thai people following the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

10 October 2016, 09:00am
Afghan palace to symbolise revival
Afghan palace to symbolise revival
Travel

After years of abandonment, the ruined Darul Aman palace in Kabul is to be restored.

4 October 2016, 4:00pm
Indonesia wants you to visit its far-flung areas
Indonesia wants you to visit its far-flung areas
Travel

Indonesia launches tour festival to promote tourism in eastern region.

3 October 2016, 4:00pm
4 reasons why Cambodia is the ultimate luxury destination
4 reasons why Cambodia is the ultimate luxury destination

We take a look at the most opulent options for new hotel stays in Cambodia.

30 September 2016, 10:40am
China's Dead Sea turns blood red
China's Dead Sea turns blood red

A salt lake in China has become a popular tourist attraction after turning red.

28 September 2016, 11:39am
WATCH: Indonesia volcano erupts, tourists evacuated
WATCH: Indonesia volcano erupts, tourists evacuated
Travel

Dramatic footage shows how Mount Barujari spews a column of massive ash by up to 2km to the sky.

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.