World Olive Tree Day, 26 November; Unesco

Source: World Olive Tree Day, 26 November

Luang Prabang Film Festival Unveils Lineup, Shifts Online; Patrick Brzeski; Hollywood Reporter

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Darjeeling Himalayan Railway awaits state government’s nod to resume services; Pramod Giri; Hindustan Times

The Toy Train is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a major tourist attraction in Darjeeling, a popular hill destination in north Bengal and often referred to as the Queen of Hills…

Source: Darjeeling Himalayan Railway awaits state government’s nod to resume services – india news – Hindustan Times

An ancient city is on the brink of collapse due to the weather; AccuWeather

Some of the first big buildings to be constructed in the Yemeni city of Shibam were built around 900.

Source: An ancient city is on the brink of collapse due to the weather

Macau: Customized Private Tour by Car; Get Your Guide

Experience Macau according to your interests on a customizable tour with a licensed guide. Choose what you want to do and how long you want to spend sightseeing.

Source: Macau: Customized Private Tour by Car

Stonehenge’s Controversial Underground Road Now Officially Going Ahead; Steve Palace; Vintage News

Stonehenge is getting its long-talked-about road tunnel. British Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps has given the green light to an underground dual carriageway.

Source: Stonehenge’s Controversial Underground Road Now Officially Going Ahead

Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska; World of Cruising

Source: Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska

30 of the Best Cathedrals to Visit in the UK; Camping and Caravanning Club

Camping and Caravanning Club has compiled a guide to the best cathedrals to visit in the UK.

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Alhambra, Generalife and Nasrid Palaces Guided Tour; Booking.com

Find out about Alhambra, Generalife and Nasrid Palaces Guided Tour like tour times and location. Book tickets online with free cancellation and skip-the-line access!

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Private Day Trip to Two Dutch Castles from Amsterdam; Booking.com

Find out about Private Day Trip to Two Dutch Castles from Amsterdam like tour times and location. Book tickets online with free cancellation and skip-the-line access!

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Five European Nations That Are Perfect For Off The Beaten Path Travelers; Jared Ranahan; Forbes

Hoping to take the road less traveled? These five countries are perfect destinations for the adventurous traveler.

Source: Five European Nations That Are Perfect For Off The Beaten Path Travelers

Americans can now travel to 47 nations for vacation and tourism — here’s the list of every open country and how to get there; Rachel Premack & Thomas Pallini; Markets Insider

Source: Americans can now travel to 47 nations for vacation and tourism — here’s the list of every open country and how to get there | Markets Insider

Best of the World: Cultural and Historical Journeys to Undertake in 2021; Bo Yeon Lim; NatGeo Travelelr

From discovering traditional Chinese shanshui in Tonglu, lessons in jazz and local legends in Spain’s Vitoria-Gasteiz and archeological delights in Koreas’s Gyeongju—embark on a cultural and historical ride through the world. Read more on Nat Geo Traveller India.

Source: Best of the World: Cultural and Historical Journeys to Undertake in 2021

UNESCO-listed Limestone Site in China’s Sichuan Damaged after Unruly Tourists Hop on it; News18

The travertine formations at Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area in south-western China’s Sichuan Province are incredibly fragile, and part of the beauty spot is likely to have been damaged beyond repair by the travellers’ ignorance.

Source: UNESCO-listed Limestone Site in China’s Sichuan Damaged after Unruly Tourists Hop on it

Environmentalists rebuff Okavango oil exploration; Arlana Shikongo; Namibian

A GROUP of concerned environmental activists is against oil and petroleum exploration in the Kavango basin by an oil and gas company, Reconnaissance Africa (ReconAfrica).

Source: Environmentalists rebuff Okavango oil exploration

From Bangkok: Ayutthaya Photo Highlights Tour; Get Your Guide

Explore Wat Pak Nam with its emerald glass pagoda, Wat Saman Rattanaram and the huge Pink Ganesha, and the ruins of the Ayutthaya UNESCO site.

Source: From Bangkok: Ayutthaya Photo Highlights Tour

Top 10 Captivating Tales Surrounding Famous Landmark; Estelle; Listverse

Just kidding. Obviously, there is a lot more to countries around the world other than their landmarks, but it cannot be disputed that they are a big part of the reason people choose to travel to certain locations.

Source: Top 10 Captivating Tales Surrounding Famous Landmarks – Listverse

The Amazing UNESCO Site Going to Waste in Israel; Moshe Gilad; Haaretz

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Source: The Amazing UNESCO Site Going to Waste in Israel

ORC World Championship 2021 open for entries; Sail World

Organizers from Kalev Yacht Club and the Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) are pleased to announce the opening of entries to the ORC World Championship 2021 to be held over 6-14 August 2021 in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Tallinn, Estonia.

Source: ORC World Championship 2021 open for entries

Former Ottoman capital eyes South Korean tourists; Hurriyet Daily News

Officials in the northwestern province of Bursa are carrying out special efforts to ensure that tourists from South Korea visit the city more, aiming to increase the tourism income of the former Ottoman capital, which is known for its historical, cultural and natural richness.

Source: Former Ottoman capital eyes South Korean tourists

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