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Thousands celebrate summer solstice at Stonehenge

Around 10,000 people gathered to celebrate summer solstice at Britain's Stonehenge on Friday, watching the sun rise behind the ancient stone circle built by...

Cairo’s “mother of Egyptian museums” set for revamp

Egypt on Sunday launched a revamp of the Egyptian Museum, promising to preserve and enhance the storied site even as it loses its most...

Nuclear wasteland selfies draw ire as tourists flock to Chernobyl

A spate of selfie-taking tourists at Chernobyl - one wearing little more than her underwear - in the wake of a hit TV series...

NASA to allow private travel to International Space Station

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will allow private citizens to fly to the International Space Station, reversing a long-standing prohibition against tourists...

Russia opens first Arctic train service

The first tourist train travelling through Russia's Arctic region carrying passengers heading for Norway set off from Saint Petersburg station on Wednesday with 91...

Ban on cruises to Cuba creates chaos for US travelers

The Trump administration banned cruises to Cuba under new restrictions on US travel to the Caribbean island imposed on Tuesday to pressure its Communist...

China warns its companies, citizens on US travel

After having warned Chinese students and academics on Monday about risks involved in studying in the United States , China on Tuesday widened its warning...

British Airways resumes Pakistan flights after a 10-year absence

British Airways landed back in Pakistan Monday, in a major vote of confidence from a Western airline after suspending operations due to security fears...

Mexico confirms measles in British tourist  

Mexican health officials have confirmed a case of measles in a British woman who arrived in the country's touristic Caribbean coast a week ago,...

Macao sees rising tourist footfalls from India

An increasing number of Indians are thronging this island nation famous for casinos, with 12 percent growth being reported in January-April over the same...