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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.

6 September 2016, 8:00pm
Bucket list travel: Explore ancient capital of Laos
Bucket list travel: Explore ancient capital of Laos
Travel

Luang Prabang evokes old-world romance that has gained a reputation as a travellers' Shangri La.

6 September 2016, 06:00am
Welcome to the world’s largest building
Welcome to the world’s largest building

The New Century Global Centre is a monument to growing Chinese consumer power, packed with shoppers and beach bathers, a ...

3 September 2016, 11:00am
Inside Nepal's forgotten medieval kingdom
Inside Nepal's forgotten medieval kingdom
Travel

The recently completed highway that connects Upper Mustang with China is bringing unprecedented change to a region that was ...

2 September 2016, 4:00pm
Forget cats, Hong Kong gets its own rabbit cafe
Forget cats, Hong Kong gets its own rabbit cafe

The newest addition to Hong Kong's cafe scene is taking a soft approach to business...

2 September 2016, 11:03am
World's highest glass bridge temporarily closed
World's highest glass bridge temporarily closed

The bridge has set 10 world records spanning its design and construction, and was formally opened on August 20.

1 September 2016, 8:00pm
PICS: Thailand opens first halaal hotel
PICS: Thailand opens first halaal hotel

Predominately Buddhist Thailand hopes to attract more Muslim visitors and boost one of the few bright spots in its economy.

30 August 2016, 08:23am
Don't wear dresses in India, tourists warned
Don't wear dresses in India, tourists warned

Foreign women travelling to India should not wear dresses or skirts and should not walk alone at night 'for their own safety'.

29 August 2016, 4:00pm
Shanghai launches tourism campaign in NYC
Shanghai launches tourism campaign in NYC

The debut of the first VR promotional video showcased a panoramic view of the beauty of the metropolitan city.

29 August 2016, 12:30pm
How these cancer survivors made it to Everest
How these cancer survivors made it to Everest
Travel

Not many of us is able to do the near-impossible and climb Mount Everest, but getting a taste of one of life's ultimate challenges is not impossible.