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1 Jun 2007
The Sydney Opera House has been voted as one of the seven modern wonders of the world.The Teletext Holidays poll took on the opinions of around 2,700 Britons and the word-famous op...
23 May 2007
Body poppers and break dancers will be gathering in Seoul, South Korea for a massive dancing competition in the coming weeks.The world's largest break dancing championship will be ...
Tourists visiting Kansas can now take a tour of the region's salt mines.Work has been taking place in the area for some time as the Kansas Underground Salt Museum was put together....
22 May 2007
A new tour of the coffee plantations in Nicaragua has been established and is set to attract massive interest from foreign visitors.The country's minister of tourism has officially...
15 May 2007
Ecotourism is a growing market and the International Ecotourism Society (Ties) has named a number of destinations as world leaders.During a conference in Oslo, Norway, Ties' execut...
10 May 2007
A new multi-million-pound water park is to open in Bahrain this year.Backers of the £25m project say that the park will open its doors for the first time in August and they ar...
1 May 2007
Tibet is to get its first ever five-star hotel as the region experiences a surge in tourist numbers.The capital Lhasa is to house the hotel which is being constructed by the Lhasa ...
25 Apr 2007
Fans of long-running animated series The Simpsons will be delighted to hear that everybody's favourite family now have their own theme park ride.Universal's theme parks will soon b...
17 Apr 2007
Trials of endurance don't come much more gruelling than the 24 hours the drivers of the annual Le Mans race spend behind the wheel.Cutting through historic France and skirting roun...
16 Apr 2007
Formula One comes home later this month when the series of 17 races reaches its climax in the glamour-saturated Riviera principality of Monaco.Between May 24th and 27th the racing ...