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India visa on Arrival for UAE and 40 Countries

Source: The Gulf News Travel agents expect big jump in tourist traffic from region By Sharmila Dhal Chief Reporter Published: 22:17 October 9, 2013 India will grant visas on arrival…

Chinese tourists take over New York

Wonderful Indonesia with Endless Wonders

Indonesia has always been an open society- a rich and diverse fusion of Islamic, Hindu, Buddhist and Western civilizations which produced some of the most amazing wonders now considered as…

Discover beauty amidst the chaos

Courtesy: http://www.stuff.co.nz/ MARK DAPIN           I’d read warnings about travel in Bangladesh: the toilets are filthy, the kitchens are like toilets, and travellers will get sick. Hartals,…

Facts About Indonesia that Foreigners dont Believe Until They Visit Indonesia?

The Jakarta Globe: Notwithstanding media portrayals and what you read in Newsweek or saw on CNN, the country is in general secular   Fruits you never knew existed or saw…

UNESCO Award of Excellence 2012 for traditional houses on Flores Island, Indonesia

Source: TN Global Travel News; Mbaru Niang, the traditional house in the village of Wae Rebo on the island of Flores, East Nusatenggara province of Indonesia has received UNESCO’s top…

Machu Picchu: Peru unveils plans for new airport

Source: BBC Peru’s President Ollanta Humala has unveiled plans for a new airport near Cusco which he says will boost tourism to the Inca ruins of Machu Picchu and the…

Tourism Israel: Mahmood Mosque (Kababir)

The Mahmood Mosque іn Kababir near Haifa wаs built by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community іn the late 1970s. The Mosque The neighbourhood’s fіrst mosque оn Mount Carmel wаs built іn 1931,…

Notre Dame beats Eiffel Tower as Paris top spot

Rfi France. Notre Dame Cathedral was the most visited landmark in Paris last year, with 13.6 million visitors, but thirteen different sites in the French capital attracted over a million…

Indonesia’s Many Idyllic Islands and People

Bustling Jakarta… Jogjakarta, where the Sultan reigns Bali, the Islands of the gods Bandung, the Paris of Indonesia and home of beautiful women With its over 17,000 islands, Indonesia offers…

Syria: Land of Friendly People and Hidden Treasure

Source: cultureunplugged.com…

Fiji-Casino will boost tourist in the country

A Fijian tourism official on Sunday highlighted the important role to be played by the multi-million dollar casino in the tourism industry, saying it will bring about a new market…

Fiji’s wedding market one of the best

Fiji’s Wedding Market One of the BestTourism Fiji acting chief executive officer Michael Meeds says weddings can be among Fiji’s major market segments, especially for tourists from Australia and New…

Lahore Fort may be removed from the list of endangered world heritage sites.

Courtesy: Maqsood Ahmad Malik, Deputy Director, Directorate General of Archeology Youth Affairs, Sports, Archeology and Tourism Department A monitoring mission from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)is…

Annual Jewish pilgrimage an achievement — Tunisia

AP | Apr 17,2012 | Jordan Times TUNIS — The annual Jewish pilgrimage to the Tunisian island of Djerba should be maintained as a symbol of the North African nation’s…

Picture of the Day: Hagia Sophia

I was in Turkey last week with my family and tremendously enjoyed the trip, especially our visit to Hagia Sophia.  The Topakapi Palace, the Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Mosque) and Hagia Sophia are adjoining each other. …

Switzerland: Twenty eight dead in Valais coach crash

A coach crash in Valais, southern Switzerland, on Tuesday night has left 28 people dead – 22 of them children. The dead and injured were among a Belgian school group…

Germany’s favourite food

Source: The Local Wintertime may be cold and grey in Germany, but the it’s the perfect season to enjoy some of the country’s notoriously hearty food. The Local has compiled…

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