The goal now is to move the tourism industry from offering 'value for money' to 'value for Experience'.
As tourism booms in Tibet, this remote, landlocked village has received a growing number of sightseers in search of scenic, lesser-known attractions.
From August 4 tourists wearing 'revealing' clothes will be asked to change or face a bar from the vast site.
Armed with little more than an unflagging spirit of adventure, 'war tourists' visit Afghanistan's pristine mountains and medieval ruins every year.
The new travel offer aims at simplifying travel procedures to attract more international travellers, according to the government's announcement.
What makes Nabin Lama's journey bearable - even enjoyable - is the can of beer he can drink on his flight from Kathmandu.
The battle to restore sacred murals and preserve traditional Tibetan Buddhist culture is in full swing.
The key to a successful family holiday is the same - do what keeps your children happy - writes Mark Rowe.
Guests at the Jamban Cafe sit on upright toilets around a table where food is served in squat loos. [VIDEO]
The former Buddhist kingdom of Upper Mustang in Nepal is facing unprecedented change as a new highway brings modernity to the roof of the world.
Passport-free visits allows Chinese tourists to travel from the border city of Dandong to the North Korean city of Sinuju.
Despite being a historic town dating back 1 300 years, Wuzhen is also known as a technological pioneer.
Energy drink manufacturer issues apology after admitting it shot a video at Indonesia's 9th-century Borobudur temple.
Like a magnet, hundreds of sardines leap out of the water towards the bright light waved by one fisherman.
An increasing number of travellers are finding themselves exploring the wonders that tropical Southeast Asia has to offer.