Oprah Winfrey kicked off the 25th and final season of her show in spectacular fashion with the announcement that she will be heading to Australia in December.
Papua New Guinea's (PNG) tourism industry has asked foreign nations to check what they report travel alerts about the country after Japan issues an alert which led to a flood of cancellations.
Tourism Fiji CEO Josefa Tuamoto has roundly applauded Air Pacific's decision to boost its Hong Kong-Nadi route with a third service from next December describing the national carrier's move as a huge...
The US is charging tourists into America a US$14 fee in a move to promote American tourism.
Cambodia has seen a 13 per cent increase in tourists during the first seven months of 2010, one of only five ASEAN countries to post growth during the period.
World tourism has rebounded strongly after a year punctuated by crisis management, an epidemic, and a natural disaster, with growth in 2010 led by Asia and the Middle East.
The first six months of 2010 saw international tourist arrivals grow by 7% according to the August Interim Update of the UNWTO World Tourism Barometer.
Adventure tourism is no longer restricted to a handful of daredevils, having grown to a US$89 billion industry in 2009.
In the aftermath of last Monday's bus hostage drama in the Philippines, tourism industry stakeholders have agreed to bide their time and allow emotions over the drama to subside.
The year 2010 represents a golden opportunity for South Africa as a nation to win not just on the football field as host nation of the 2010 FIFA WORLD CUP, but on the global tourism stage.
Montreal has held an official reception to celebrate the arrival of the first Chinese tourists to the city since Canada was granted Approved Destination Status by China on 3 December 2009.
New Zealand experienced a new monthly arrivals record in July, propelled by the return of key Asian markets that offset declines from North America and the UK.
At the Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Minister for Tourism Malaysia, Honourable Dato' Sri Dr Ng Yen Yen addressed members of the travel and tourism industry, highlighting the important role that the Austra...
Visitor arrivals to Hong Kong reached their highest ever single-month level in July 2010, though much of the gain is relative to a 2009 tourism season that was negatively impacted by the H1N1 Influen...
The fallout from the volcanic ash cloud earlier this year continues, with the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) insisting that the European Commission (EC) re-examine compensation legislation.
Officials from southern Taiwan look to revive tourism ties with China after Taiwan's hosting of 'separatists' quelled visitor numbers from China mainland, it has been reported.
Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) together with MasterCard Worldwide announced the launch of the "Bangkok Welcomes You" campaign.
Last year, 106,000 Chinese tourists spent over AU$60 million on the Gold Coast, exhibiting growth of 15 percent for the tourism hot spot, compared to Chinese visitation to Australia which grew by a r...
In preparation for the 2012 Olympic Games to be held in London, British Tourist Authority, VisitBritain have prepared a list of etiquettes outlining cultural differences to prevent British people off...
The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) is expanding its promotion in the lucrative Chinese travel market to Shanghai, while cutting office operating costs countrywide 50 percent, Lt. Gov. Brian K. K...