Sweden is a colossal canvas for holidays when the daylight never seems to fade and the scene is set for everything from city breaks to hiking tours.
Many have pondered what lies behind the Mona Lisa's enigmatic smile.
Thanks to tourism, many homes are being converted into trendy apartments that cater to the growing number of visitors to Lisbon.
The Paris strikes could wreck travel plans for thousands of football fans this weekend. That's why it's always good to have a plan B.
Olafur Eliasson is the latest contemporary artist to take over Versailles in an annual event that invites visitors to see the chateau in a new way.
The once tranquil European Arctic region has seen more and more tourists coming from around the world.
Cauria is a corner of savage, enduring beauty on an island French in name but robustly distinct in spirit.
Travel agency owner Serdar Ali Abet had an idea that a soap opera set in the Mediterranean province of Antalya might lure Arab tourists.
The suspiciously brownish-grey waters flowing through many European cities don't generally overpower one with the urge to leap in.
Archaeologists first dug up the items in 1967 from the ruins of what had been a crematorium and gas chamber at the former World War II death camp.
From high-end luxury hotels to budget-friendly hostels, Mallorca has something to suit anyone's tastes.
The more intimate, low-key gatherings often provide the most memorable experiences.
Aoife O'Riordain picks five of the best hotels the UK has to offer, especially when it's bank holiday weekend.
It's been an uncomfortable time for French tourism - and officials worry that further trouble could damage the country's image.
Looming out of the misty forest like some mythological creature, this tree appears to have grown arms, legs and even a rather small head.