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22 Jan 2007
A new list of romantic getaways has been compiled in time for Valentine's Day.The Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO) has put together its top five romantic destinatio...
22 Dec 2006
Tennis fans may want to take a holiday in Dubai in 2007 as one of the world's most high profile sporting events takes place there.Played outdoors, the tournament attracts some of t...
21 Dec 2006
South Korean government officials say that they want to bring more major sporting events to Seoul in a bid to attract more visitors.Plans are in place for bids to be submitted for ...
An inexperienced traveller caused panic at an American airport when she put her baby grandson through the x-ray machine.The unnamed women placed the one-month-old child on the conv...
19 Dec 2006
A gruesome sight has been luring tourists and locals to a spot in Kota Kinabalu, Borneo.Hundreds of people have been making their way to the shallow waters of Lok Ukong to see the ...
1 Dec 2006
An historic battlefield, famous for the accounts given from the frontline by a young Sir Winston Churchill is to be opened to tourists.People looking for something different while ...
24 Nov 2006
There is yet another reason to take a holiday in Angola, with the country's first shopping mall set to open.Belas Shopping, a major site which has been built in Luanda, is the firs...
13 Nov 2006
Much of Asia is beginning to see the benefits of a boom in tourism in the region.Traditionally centred on industry, countries such as China and India are beginning to shift their e...
8 Nov 2006
The government of West Bengal has announced that it will invest in tourism in North Bengal.Up to Rs 42 crore (£5m) is to be made available for development projects in the regi...
2 Nov 2006
A holiday with a difference is being offered to South Korean golf fans.Tourists are being encouraged to tee-off and play a round of holes in the reclusive nation of North Korea.The...