France remains world's favourite destination

France has retained its position as the world's favourite tourism destination in 2016, the UN's World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) says, defying concerns over terror attacks.

Archaeologists uncover 'little Pompeii'

A "little Pompeii" is how French archaeologists are describing an entire ancient Roman neighbourhood uncovered on the outskirts of the southeastern city of Vienne.

Would you brave this immense Swiss bridge?

The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has opened in the Swiss alps, connecting the empty space between two towns.

Saudi gears up for fresh tourism project

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday announced the launch of a massive tourism project that will turn 50 islands and a string of sites on the Red Sea coast into luxury resorts