Latest update: Summary and natural disasters section - on the evening of 8 August 2017, an earthquake of magnitude 6.5 occurred in north-east Sichuan Province, near to Juizhaigou town and the Jiuzhai Valley National Park. If you're planning to travel to the affected area, you should check local reports and contact your tour operator for […]
Latest update: Safety & security section (Crime) – in 2017, there have been incidents of female travellers, including British nationals, being sexually assaulted in Siem Reap and Sihanoukville; you should be vigilant at all times, especially when walking alone; Entry requirements (Passport validity) – your passport should be valid for a minimum period of 6 […]
Latest update: Summary – on 7 August 2017, an explosion near Outfall road in the north east of Lahore caused multiple injuries; you should avoid the immediate area of the incident for the time being; Independence Day will be held on 14 August and large celebrations are expected on and around this date; political rallies […]
Latest update: Summary - there have been a number of recent protests in downtown Asuncion; more are expected in the coming days. The protests are in response to several rural organisations' issues and are focused around government offices in the downtown area. Disruption to road travel in the surrounding area is likely. You should avoid […]
The Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre is celebrating its 20th anniversary this month, as the venue continues to grow in significance to tourism in South Africa. The venue has become a central player in the domestic MICE market over the past two decades.
The historic city of Sarajevo is set to join Qatar Airways’ expanding global network as the airline announces the famous Balkan city will now launch in October as part of the carrier’s expedited expansion plans.
Anyone thinking about booking their first cruise can enjoy a four-night taster cruise on Saga Sapphire which features a pub crawl in Amsterdam and the opportunity to sample beer and chocolate in Bruges.
For the first time in cruise industry history a female seafarer will navigate the rich archipelago of the Galapagos as captain. A native of Ecuador, Nathaly Albán, will command the ultra-exclusive Celebrity Xploration; as captain of the recently revitalised catamaran.