Dedicated off-the-road bikers can now get training as Mountainbike Guides in the Rhön Mountains. The curriculum includes learning how to work a GPS navigation system, riding technique and first aid for emergencies far from any hospital.
Heated toilets that spray users clean, train seats that revolve so passengers can admire the scenery: welcome to Japan, where hospitality and customer service form part of the country's DNA.
EU funds expanded education opportunities for Syrian refugees in Turkey, but lack of physical classroom space and language skills still pose challenges for nearly a million children. Diego Cupolo reports from Ankara.
A project in Berlin aims to provide newly- arrived Arabic-speaking refugees free tours of museums in Germany's capital. It also trains the refugees to be volunteer tour guides.
International Tourist Guide Day is set on February 21, allowing tourist guides around the world to celebrate their work. Here's a look at a typical day of a tourist guide in Vienna.
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