Last year the number of foreign visitors to Iceland rose by 40 percent, displacing fishing as the country’s top industry. But there are drawbacks to the boom, and economists warn it could be fuelling a new bubble.
The Thai government is planning to adopt measures against increasing environmental damage caused by tourism on three popular islands in southern Thailand.
With its iconic giant tortoises, crested black iguanas, huge ocean manta rays and a veritable menagerie of other cool creatures, the Galápagos Islands are one of the most beautiful places you will probably never visit.
Tourism brings money to Iceland. But Icelanders seem slowly to becoming more fed up with the crowds. Is the North Atlantic island nation heading for an overdose?
As Japan gears up to host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, the country's tourism industry has launched a campaign to highlight unique experiences in the land of the rising sun that will appeal to international travelers.
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