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India tells topless tourists to cover up in Goa

TOURISM officials in Goa have begun distributing booklets to overseas visitors, asking them to refrain from nude sunbathing and wearing skimpy clothing in the...

Goa to ban dance bars

INDIA’S popular holiday state of Goa has announced a ban on dance bars, further restricting the party scene in a destination once famous as...

Space hotels race to offer tourists a room in the sky

Tired of your ordinary earthly vacations? Some day soon you might be able to board a rocket and get a room with a view...

European governments warn of travelling to riot-hit Britain

EUROPEAN governments yesterday rushed out travel warnings telling their nationals to take extra care and avoid crowds if they travel to riot-hit Britain. ...

Rape fears fuel tourists’ anxiety in India

DANISH tourist Judith Jensen has a long list of don’ts to help her feel safe during her holiday in India.   She won’t hail a taxi...

India’s ‘mini Taj’ unveiled after five-year refit

ONE of New Delhi’s most famous monuments, a mausoleum that inspired the Taj Mahal, will be officially unveiled on Wednesday (September 20) after a...

Chinese tourists say ‘I do’ to Serbia

A "bride" in a pretty white dress and trainers runs through a field, her long white veil fluttering behind and her "groom" in hot...