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  1. Despite the country's decaying security nearly 2,000 Afghans -- the vast majority of them men

    'Naive, reckless' tourists couchsurfing in war-torn Afghanistan

    Seeking an "authentic" experience as he backpacked through war-torn Afghanistan, Dutch tourist Ciaran Barr searched the Couchsurfing website for ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: CEO of Pestana Group, Theotonio attends an interview with Reuters in Lisbon

    Portugal's tourism boom halted by Brexit, airport problems

    Portugal's long-running tourism boom is set to move decisively into reverse in 2019 due to capacity constraints at Lisbon airport and a drop in ...
  3. Macau skyline, world's capital casino, Macau City

    Commentary: How Macau became the world's casino capital

    Macau's growth declined after Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign was introduced but has since bounced back, an observer points out.
  4. Last month's killer tsunami has dealt a serious blow to plans to pump billions of dollars into

    Disasters rock Indonesia's '10 New Balis' tourism push

  5. Tourist numbers from the mainland have fallen dramatically since Taiwan's President Tsai

    Taiwan rebuffs China tourist snub with record 2018 arrivals

    A record 11 million tourists have visited Taiwan in 2018, the government said Monday, a boon for the island as it courts holidaymakers across Asia ...
  6. The time between Christmas and New Year's is among Joshua Tree park's busiest

    Volunteers strive to stave off shutdown chaos at US parks

    Sabra Purdy is just back from Joshua Tree National Park in southern California, which was crammed with tourists. It is high season, and to prevent ...
  7. A tourist takes a picture at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem

    Tourism in Bethlehem booming as Christmas nears

    Bethlehem is enjoying its busiest Christmas season on record, the Palestinian Ministry of Tourism said on Monday, with hotels in the birthplace of ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Tourist walk at the Dubai Marina, surrounded by high towers of hotels, banks and office

    Dubai tourism growth stalls in first nine months of 2018

    Growth in the number of foreign visitors to Dubai stalled in the first nine months of year, official data showed on Sunday in a sharp slowdown in ...
  9. Siem Reap 9

    Despite Salik’s success, concerns remain for welfare of Cambodian children working in tourism

    The viral story of Thuch Salik, the talented multi-lingual boy selling souvenirs around Angkor Wat, has thrown the spotlight on the plight of ...
  10. Carla Stefaniak

    Man arrested in death of US tourist in Costa Rica