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Apartment surfing, family friendly luxury 2013 travel trends

      WHEN Robert Reid last visited London from the United States for a short trip he stayed in an apartment he found on a “couch-surfing”...

“It’s ridiculous”: Trump travel ban sows panic in European airports

Weary and confused travellers, many wearing face masks, rushed to board flights from European airports to the United States on Thursday after U.S. President...

New international terminal ready at Vadodara airport

The construction of a new terminal for international flights at the civilian Airport in Harni, on the outskirts of Gujarat's second largest city of Vadodara has been...

Tradition drives tourism at China’s tropical island province

At the Bo’ao Yiling Life Care Center on China's island province of Hainan, a salubrious odor of herbal medicine pervades the warm tropical air....

Record breaking Nepal climber seeks to inspire future mountaineers

A Nepali climber who scaled the 14 highest peaks in six months and six days to become the world's fastest mountaineer said on Wednesday...

Germany eases Indian Kashmir travel warning

IN A BOOST to insurgency-hit Indian Kashmir’s tourism industry, Germany said on Monday (July 25) it had changed its travel advisory for its nationals...

Veteran climbers skeptical proposed rules for Mount Everest will stop deaths

Veteran climbers of Mount Everest are skeptical that proposed new regulations by the Nepalese government to tighten the permit process for adventurers will address...

Etihad’s profit up 48 per cent to $62m in 2013

ETIHAD Airways, the fast-growing carrier of Abu Dhabi, said on Monday (March 3) it posted a 48 per cent increase in its net profit...

Heathrow most tedious international airport, JKF rudest: poll

FLYING into Heathrow or New York’s JFK? Then steel yourself for the world’s longest passport queues, the lengthiest wait for luggage and some of...

UK to introduce quarantine for international arrivals from June 8

Britain will introduce a COVID-19 quarantine for travellers arriving from abroad from June 8, interior minister Priti Patel said on Friday, a measure that airlines...