The Mekong River is home to the legend of the Phaya Naga, a mythical serpent, and the mysterious Naga Fireballs.
Fireworks sparked a fire at a luxury beach resort minutes after it was opened by President Maithripala Sirisena, officials said.
A music cafe in Manila has put free ukulele lessons on the menu, alongside coffee and cake.
China's young luxury travellers want a wider choice of novel tours. They are interested in adventure travel, polar exploration and road trips.
The temple promoted itself as a wildlife sanctuary, but in recent years it had been investigated for suspected links to wildlife ...
It is billed as a groundbreaking way to deal with Hong Kong's human waste, and even includes an onsite spa free to residents, ...
Made famous by mystic poet Rumi, Hairatan today sees fewer travellers, a situation attributed to insecurity and the departure of foreign troops.
Nathana Thompson hikes deep into Kirirom National Park in search of an abandoned resort town.
Thailand is to close one of its islands indefinitely in an attempt to end the negative impact of heavy tourism.
Visitors pose next to faceless statues lying semi-submerged in the mud, a silent reminder of the human toll of this disaster.
How silk road tourism will open a new window to know China.
Few outsiders know about this mysterious, remote valley in southern Japan, writes Mark Jenkins.
Officials in Tibet have vowed to 'name and shame' tourists who leave graffiti on Mount Everest.
To offset pollution, some Taiwan temples and festivals are seeking alternative practices, despite resistance from worshippers.
Far cheaper than Europe or the US, and boasting beautiful warm oceans, the Maldives are an obvious choice for cash-strapped South Africans.