Sri Lanka: 2017's leading Asian destination

Adventure-seekers and intrepid globetrotters looking to blaze new trails in Southeast Asia will want to consider adding Sri Lanka to their travel bucket list.

Benin to invest in conservation haven

Benin has announced a 10-year plan to rehabilitate Pendjari National Park, one of the last viable wildlife reserves in west Africa.

Indonesian slum becomes Instagram hit

A former slum has become one of the hottest Instagram destinations in Indonesia, thanks to the imagination of a local school teacher, a few coats of paint and a lot of elbow grease.

The entirety of Sweden is listed on Airbnb

The entire country of Sweden has now been listed on Airbnb, in a tourism campaigned aimed at highlighting the country’s natural beauty.