Marriott to launch luxury home-sharing platform

Hotel chain Marriott International on Monday announced the launch of an online rental platform for luxury homes -- joining the likes of home-sharing giant...

Costa Rica protests US travel advisory alert

Costa Rica on Tuesday vehemently objected to the US government's decision to raise the alert level for tourists visiting the Central American country due...

Sydney to ease drinking rules to boost nightlife

Sydney's lackluster nightlife received a long-awaited boost on Thursday when officials announced an end to rules severely limiting where and when people can drink alcohol. New...

San Francisco airport bans sale of plastic bottles

San Francisco International Airport is banning the sale of single-use plastic bottles and will require fliers to buy refillable bottles if they're not already...

Online reservation platform cGo to offer yachts, boats for your travel needs

Online reservation platform was introduced in Jakarta on Sept. 19. The mobile app will aid travelers looking to book yachts, phinisi vessels, fishing boats,...

Virgin Galactic seeks space tourism boost with market launch

British billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic will merge with a US investment firm to become the world's first publicly-traded space tourism venture -- with...

India to introduce visa with variable fees for peak and low seasons

Indian authorities may soon implement a visa with a fare that varies according to the tourist seasons, according to reports by several outlets. The price...

Mt Rinjani park cancels plan to separate male, female tents

Head of the Mount Rinjani National Park Agency (TNGR), Sudiyono, says TNGR has canceled a plan to separate male and female tents along its hiking...

Tourists to Hong Kong fell 53% over Christmas season: Sing Tao

Hong Kong saw a 53 percent drop in inbound visitors during the Christmas period from Dec. 21 to Dec. 26, the Sing Tao Daily...

Top tourism spots crack down as they become victim of own success

It is not the sheer number of tourists descending on Venice that bothers Italian food blogger Monica Cesarato so much as the type of...

New luxury sleeper trains include free-flow snacks, entertainment units

State-owned railway company PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) launched its new luxury sleeper trains on Sunday. Dubbed Luxury 2, the sleeper cars are part of...

Montreal’s tourist heart a ghost town in pandemic summer

Stripped of the crowds of visitors that usually flock to its sights, from the Grand Prix to its renowned festivals, Montreal is trying to...

Ghana draws African-American tourists with ‘Year of Return’

US preacher Roxanne Caleb blinked away the tears as she emerged from a pitch-dark dungeon where African slaves were once held before being shipped...

Gondoleering goddesses teach ancient art to the masses

"Big wave incoming, use your legs!" shouts Gabriella Lazzari, as her laughing students try out their new gondoleering skills in the sunshine of Venice's...

Jakarta likely to see tourist influx in 2027, study says

A recent study conducted by the World Tourism and Travel Council (WTTC) and Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) predicts that Jakarta will see an influx...

Philippines to open another air terminal to international flights

The Philippines said Saturday it will reopen one more terminal at its main airport in the capital for international travel, expanding service operations to...

Traveloka to offer Indonesia’s first flight delay insurance

Traveloka announced on Monday that it would be the first online booking platform in the country to provide a solution for the hassle of...

Searching for tranquility in Ubud and east Bali

The quaint little town of Ubud in Gianyar regency, Bali, is still the answer for travelers looking for tranquility, although it may have become...

Biggest international travelers come from US, China and Germany: Mastercard

For US travelers, Mexico, Canada and Italy are the top three most popular international travel destinations, while travelers from mainland China prefer Thailand, Japan...

Lakeside cabin in Japanese national park to get capsule-type beds

The municipal government of Hinoemata, Fukushima Prefecture, has decided to renovate the Ozenuma cabin managed by the village in Oze National Park, installing capsule-type...

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