Travel Destinations

Americans sentenced in Panama for 5 murders

Aug 14, 2017

Panamanian authorities say a court has sentenced a U.S. man and his ex-wife to prison for robbing and killing five other Americans in a Caribbean tourist destination

Americans sentenced in Panama for 5 murders

Aug 14, 2017

A court in Panama has sentenced American William Dathan Holbert to 47 years in prison for robbing and killing five other Americans in a Caribbean tourist destination

Barcelona residents protest unchecked growth of mass tourism

Aug 12, 2017

Around a hundred Barcelona residents have gathered on the Spanish city's beach to protest the unchecked growth of mass tourism to the popular vacation destination

No visa, no veil? Saudi Arabia may ease rules for tourists

Aug 1, 2017

Saudi Arabia announces plans for Red Sea travel resort project where restrictions on tourists could be lifted

Fire erupts in part of popular Camden Lock Market in London

Jul 10, 2017

Dozens of London firefighters are combating a big fire at Camden Lock Market, which is a popular tourist destination in north London

4 cab drivers killed in Mexican tourist destination

May 26, 2017

Mexican authorities say drug violence may be behind the killing of four taxi drivers in the picturesque central Mexico town of San Miguel de Allende, a popular tourism destination that is home to thousands of American retirees

Parched Cape Town imposes water restrictions due to drought

May 23, 2017

South Africa's city of Cape Town is telling people to severely restrict water use because of the area's worst drought in more than a century

India landslide strands 13,000 pilgrims near Hindu site

May 19, 2017

An official says a landslide has stranded about 13,000 pilgrims near a revered Hindu temple site in northern India

16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey

May 18, 2017

Turkish officials say 16 Ukrainian tourists have been injured in a traffic accident in western Turkey.

Mexico disarms local police in Pacific tourist destination

May 17, 2017

Federal and state authorities have detained 60 people and disarmed local police infiltrated by organized crime in the Pacific coast tourist destination of Zihuatanejo