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Tourists behaving badly in Thailand

The once laid-back campus of one of Thailand's top universities is under a security clampdown, but not against a terrorist threat.

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Tourism video so bad, it went viral

Singapore tourism board forced to remove YouTube video designed to promote city-state to Philippine market. [VIDEO]

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The city that never sleeps

The city of Kuala Lumpur is fantastic - it simply never sleeps, writes Sameer Naik.

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Taiwan’s mega ‘aerotropolis’
February 25 2014 at 12:08

Taiwan's ambitions to become a regional air hub finally look set to take off.

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Indonesia to cash in on manta ray tourism
February 24 2014 at 12:32

Officials were persuaded by evidence that the gentle giants known for delighting tourists are worth more alive than dead.

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Tighter Everest controls after brawl
February 24 2014 at 08:53

Nepal will enforce tighter controls of climbers on Mount Everest to ensure the world's highest peak is safe.

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Running takes the exotic route
February 20 2014 at 12:15

Destination races are catching on quickly in Asia.

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When bars and blogs collide
February 20 2014 at 12:12

A Japanese bar is suing a website, arguing that unwanted publicity from a review is damaging its reputation of being little-known and hard to find.

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Disneyland, Hong Kong style
February 18 2014 at 12:39

Hong Kong Disneyland has said it will build a third hotel in the theme park to meet demand.

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Nepal reduces mountaineering fees
February 17 2014 at 08:56

The Nepalese government has announced cuts to mountaineering fees aimed at attracting more climbers.

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Awe-inspiring Thailand beckons, again
February 13 2014 at 14:53

The country has so much to offer that repeat trips are a must, writes Glenn Lewington.

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Check into the Love Hotel
February 13 2014 at 11:30

From rooms kitted out like medical clinics to Christmas grottos, Japan's Love Hotels cater to almost every taste.

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Book a passage to India – please!
February 12 2014 at 16:58

Tourism bosses from India are not happy with the fact that only about 50 000 South African tourists visit India annually, while more than 100 000 tourists from the subcontinent travel to South Africa.

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