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Czech stud farm makes UNESCO’s World Heritage list By AP | Last Updated: 17th July, 2019, 17:46

A Czech stud farm founded 440 years ago to breed and train ceremonial horses to serve at the Habsburg emperor’s court has been added to UNESCO’s World Heritage list, acknowledging the significance…

Czech stud farm makes UNESCO’s World Heritage list

You can now sleep inside a giant wooden pig You can now sleep inside a giant wooden pig

Get ready for a camping experience unlike any other - that's going to be particularly popular if you're obsessed with pigs


Egypt's Bent Pyramid opens to visitors Egypt's Bent Pyramid opens to visitors

Egypt is opening two of its earliest pyramids, located about 25 miles (40 kilometers) south of the capital…


Toxic lake of  Siberia becomes selfie sensation Toxic lake of Siberia becomes selfie sensation

Residents of a city in Siberia don't need to fly off to tropical locales for picturesque selfies taken by pristine turquoise water


Full list of new UNESCO World Heritage sites for 2019 UNESCO new World Heritage sites

The World Heritage Committee met this month to determine which cultural landmarks and natural phenomenons should be added to the official list


Dhaka’s celebration of ‘OIC City of Tourism’ starts on Thursday Dhaka’s celebration of ‘OIC City of Tourism’ starts on Thursday

Dhaka was chosen as the “City of Tourism for 2019” by the tourism ministers of the OIC member states at the closing session of the 10th Islamic Conference


Video reveals Himalayan climbers' last moments Video reveals Himalayan climbers' last moments

Indian authorities have released a video showing the final moments of a team of climbers whose bodies were recovered


This Greek island wants to pay people to live there This Greek island wants to pay people to live there

Officials are looking for families with more than three children to relocate to the island permanently, reports Greek Reporter


Britain just got a new UNESCO World Heritage Site Britain just got a new UNESCO World Heritage Site

UNESCO just offered up some major inspiration for Brits after days out this summer, as a new British landmark


Nepal aims at two million tourists, mostly Indians, by 2020 Nepal aims at two million tourists, mostly Indians, by 2020

The private hotel sector has planned to add 4000 rooms in the four and five-star categories in Kathmandu, Chitwan and Pokhara


Mount Rushmore Memorial to begin major construction projects Mount Rushmore Memorial to begin major construction projects

The Rapid City Journal reports that major construction projects at the Mount Rushmore National Memorial in South Dakota are scheduled to begin next week


British Travel Awards voting opens, you could win a luxury holiday British Travel Awards voting opens, you could win a luxury holiday

It’s time for the nation’s holiday 'Oscars' again and you could win a fabulous prize just for taking part


Is it safe to travel to Italy now? Is it safe to travel to Italy now?

An unexpected volcanic eruption in Italy has caused chaos on the small island of Stromboli, killing one tourist and leaving both locals


Beijing's huge new airport! Beijing's huge new airport!

It's absolutely massive, with the total area spanning the size of approximately 140 football fields - the terminal building alone is 700,000 sq m


Melted Alaska sea ice alarms coast residents, scientists Melted Alaska sea ice alarms coast residents, scientists

Sea ice along northern Alaska disappeared far earlier than normal this spring, alarming coastal residents who rely on wildlife and fish


Best beaches in Italy Best beaches in Italy

Italy is renowned for its breathtaking cities and historic sites, drawing in millions of visitors every…


India holds road shows in US to attract tourists India holds road shows in US to attract tourists

A similar road show was held in New York last year and this year they are having in new cities


Nashville-based country stars love to play tourist at home Nashville-based country stars love to play tourist at home

Tourism comes alive in the Music City during summer, but the thousands who flock here aren’t the…


Bodies of 7 missing climbers recovered in Indian Himalayas

Bodies of 7 missing climbers recovered in Indian Himalayas

The bodies of seven climbers who went missing in the Himalayas within India last month have…


France has a wine theme park France has a wine theme park

France is already hailed as the home of good wine, so it's no surprise that it's a firm favourite with connoisseurs for a holiday


Martin unveils supersonic passenger airplane New supersonic airplane unveiled

 It's still at the conceptual stage, but a new supersonic airplane design unveiled this week by Lockheed Martin Aeronautics could be the clearest indication 


Over 400 stranded tourists evacuated from North Sikkim Over 400 stranded tourists evacuated from North Sikkim

All tourists are provided refreshments before being transported free of cost till Gangtok


Paris zoo gives orangutan Nenette a 50th birthday party Paris zoo gives orangutan Nenette a 50th birthday party

Nenette, one of the world’s oldest Borneo orangutans in captivity, has celebrated her 50th birthday…


Where is Love Island 2019 filmed? Where is Love Island 2019 filmed?

Love Island is set to be back on our screens this summer and we can't wait to see all of the romance unfold


Free SIM card for every tourist in Dubai Free SIM card for every tourist in Dubai

The SIM card will be valid for 30 days, an entire month, or the duration of the tourist's stay


Taj Mahal to fine tourists who spend too long visiting the landmark Taj Mahal to fine tourists who spend too long visiting the landmark

Tourists who spend too long admiring the UNESCO World Heritage Site could end up facing hefty fines


Exclusive tourist zone in Cox’s Bazar for foreign tourists Exclusive tourist zone in Cox’s Bazar for foreign tourists

The work on establishing an exclusive tourist zone for foreign tourists is underway at Sabrang in Cox’s Bazar


Adult tickets' price as kids' tickets at  Disneyland Paris Adult tickets' price as kids' tickets at Disneyland Paris

Disneyland Paris can make for a magical family break, but it doesn't always have the dreamiest of price tags


Chernobyl selfies lead to warning from show's writer Chernobyl selfies lead to warning from show's writer

Tourists visiting Chernobyl must be respectful, the creator of the HBO show about the nuclear disaster there says


Unfinished Gaudí church gets permit after 137 years Unfinished Gaudí church gets permit after 137 years

Property owners have a new yardstick by way of Spain for measuring frustration over building permit requests they suspect got lost in a local government bureaucracy


Travellers enjoying easy sail on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway Travellers enjoying easy sail on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway

The PM also opens the much-awaited 930-metre Second Meghna Bridge and the 1,410-metre Second Gumti Bridge on Dhaka-Chattogram highway on May 25


Holidaymakers throng Sundarbans Holidaymakers throng Sundarbans

The Sundarbans, the world’s largest mangrove forest, was a major draw for tourists during the long Eid-ul-Fitr vacation


Nasa to open International Space Station to tourists Nasa to open International Space Station to tourists

The US space agency says it would open the orbiting station to tourism and other business ventures


US veteran repeats D-Day jump at 97 US veteran repeats D-Day jump at 97

97-year-old Tom Rice, who jumped from a World War II Dakota plane above the town of Carentan Wednesday, recreating the parachute drop he took part in on June 6, 1944


 11 tonnes of rubbish cleared from Mount Everest 11 tonnes of rubbish cleared from Mount Everest

Cleaners spent weeks collecting food wrappings, cans, bottles and empty toxic cylinders, according to the Nepal Tourism Department


US tightens Cuba sanctions, ends group travel US tightens Cuba sanctions, ends group travel

The Treasury also banned the US export of boats and private airplanes to the country


Cox’s Bazar buzzing with revellers during extended Eid holidays Cox’s Bazar buzzing with revellers during extended Eid holidays

 Holidaymakers are thronging the sandy beaches of Cox’s Bazar to enjoy themselves over the nine-day holiday that started Friday on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr


Bodies spotted in hunt for missing climbers Bodies spotted in hunt for missing climbers

A helicopter searching for eight climbers who went missing in the Indian Himalayas has spotted five bodies


Tourist guide drowns after saving 5 lives from river in J&K Tourist guide drowns after saving 5 lives from river in J&K

Search and rescue are launched immediately and teams of state disaster response fund


You can now book private Uber submarines to explore the Great Barrier Reef You can now book private Uber submarines

There's a brand new way to explore the Great Barrier Reef and it's sure to make for a once-in-a-lifetime experience

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