Look down, not up, and descend into the 10 lowest terrestrial elevations on the planet.
For generations, families across Japan have hunted, raised and eaten wasps. But will this age-old delicacy soon vanish?
There's a specific sociological reason why the children's facilities throughout South Korea are so spectacular, making it a top destination for those traveling with kids.
When it comes to tourist attractions, some things are made solely for entertainment -- like amusement parks, zip lines, and death-defying skyscrapers with photo-ready viewing platforms.
Streamlined and elegant, with two long wings situated at the rear, this looks like a gas-guzzling super jet built for criss-crossing the planet with scant regard for environmental impact.
India's Kalka-Shimla toy train is among the most impressive representatives of this type of rail travel, regularly topping global "most scenic" trip lists.
A British Airways (BA) flight has broken the record for the fastest-ever subsonic flight between New York and London, reaching a top speed of more than 800mph (1,287km/h).
In Japan’s strongly hierarchical culture, naked communal bathing allows people to broach controversial topics and speak openly and honestly about their feelings.
Pristine wilderness dotted by ancient village sites so protected that only 12 people at a time are allowed to step ashore -- this is Canada's final frontier, a remote archipelago off British Columbia's northernmost coast.
Disney announced Thursday that reservations will open later this year for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, a two-day, two-night, all-immersive vacation simulating life in the "Star Wars" universe.
Most people haven’t even heard of Transnistria, the breakaway state of Moldova that hugs its border with Ukraine. And that’s partly what makes it so fascinating to visit.
Wander amidst the faded colonial splendour of Sao Tome, the capital of Sao Tome and Principe, and it's easy to be charmed by the African city's laid back, tropical simplicity.
Framed by abundant woodland, surrounded by icy water and bathed in the glowing winter sun, this new hotel in Swedish Lapland already sounds pretty special.
Here are 20 new spots around the world to try at the turn of the new decade.
Why not let elephants do the hard work of collecting a range of natural ingredients for flavouring gin?
Airlines based in North America, Europe and Asia are canceling flights to China as authorities there seek to contain the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus.
As of Jan. 26, it has been reported that nearly 50 people have died as a result of a corona virus outbreak that originated in China.
The Ghana Railway Company Limited says it has completed rehabilitation works on the Takoradi to Tarkwa railway line in the Western Region.
Without realizing, Lenesha Riley, age 33, boarded an EasyJet flight from London’s Luton Airport to Berlin with her toddler’s passport.
The challenge this year is to double efforts in whatever field one finds oneself as a young person to push the worthy agenda of promoting tourism and encouraging travel on the continent.
These mangled and corroded guard rails lining the edges of the Ofankor-Nsawam highway leaves drivers in fear.
If 2018 was the year of overtourism, 2019 was the year destinations fought back. Or, rather, vowed to do so. So how will 2020 shape up?
Today, curry is everywhere, from chicken tikka masala in the UK to fiery green curry in Thailand, kare raisu in Japan and curry goat in Jamaica.
The airport in Australia's capital city of Canberra has been shut down due to the threat of approaching bushfires.
Australia wants you to know that it's not all blackened and charred.
South Africa's troubled national airline, South African Airways (SAA), has cancelled some domestic and international flights to save cash, the company said on Tuesday.
Amsterdam's De Wallen red-light district has long been one of the city's most provocative neighborhoods thanks to its notorious window brothels.
When booking a holiday to Sri Lanka, many dream of spotting an elephant on safari.
The concept of nastukashii permeates Japanese culture, from traditional alleyways in Tokyo to the popularity of stores selling film cameras.
One distant corner of the Emirate is prized for its quiet continuity. The Hatta Mountain Conservation Reserve is found in the Hajar Mountains that stretch from the east coast of Oman into the northern UAE.
Somewhere else in the sky on board a private jet, high fliers are having their every need attended to while they enjoy their very own cinema, bedroom and living room.
Mexico has tequila. Colombia has aguardiente. Cuba has rum. Brazil's spirit goes by the name of cachaça, a rum-like liquor steeped in history.
The United States government has lifted the visa restrictions on Ghana which was applied under Section 243(d) of the United States Immigration and Nationality Act.
One of the aviation world's most hotly anticipated planes, the Airbus Beluga XL, has entered full-time service, having made its first operational flight on January 9, 2020.
Ghana is having a moment and some describe it as akin to the Harlem Renaissance, the 1920s movement in the United States that's credited with revolutionizing African-American arts and culture.
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa is looking for a female "life partner" to accompany him on Space X's maiden tourist voyage to the Moon.
When a restaurant, hotel, street, town or city becomes "Insta-famous," it seems it's only a matter of time before overtourism follows behind.
China has just hurtled past another milestone in its vast high-speed railway expansion plans.
Five hundred years after coining the first dollar, a tiny mining town is coming to grips with the many ways it shaped the modern world.
Depending on where you live, keeping your New Year's resolutions might be easier than you think.
What's the travel document that opens more doors around the world than any other? It's a Japanese passport.
An Air Canada Express flight lost a wheel shortly after takeoff from Montreal-Trudeau International Airport, forcing the plane to turn back.
54 cool things to see in Africa
Africa is any traveller’s go-to destination, boasting warm tropical conditions, friendly people, and interesting places to visit. Interestingly these countries are the least visited countries in Africa.
Whether you want to relax on a remote island off the coast of Africa, ride Germany's coolest trains or spot howling monkeys in South America, there is much to explore heading into a new decade in 2020.
Remote work is on the rise. According to a 2019 report by FlexJobs, the number of people telecommuting to work in the U.S. increased by 159 percent between 2005 and 2017.
Whether it's for business or pleasure, today's travellers are more discerning than ever about their hotel choices.
Passport stamp seekers could soon have another to add to their wish list after citizens of the Bougainville autonomous region of Papua New Guinea recently voted overwhelmingly in favour of independence.
The Ghana Tourism Authority has said it spent about ¢6 million in marketing ‘Year of Return’ both locally and internationally.