In 2019, after years of advocacy, Writing-on-Stone joined five other Alberta locations such as the Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Whether you are looking to see the ancient ruins or relax on the best beaches of the Greek islands, there is a Greek island for everyone.
Thirty years after mobs demolished a historic mosque in Ayodhya, triggering a wave of sectarian bloodshed that saw thousands killed, fundamentalist Indian Hindu groups are eyeing other Muslim sites — even the world-famous Taj Mahal.
Easter Island, one of Chile’s biggest tourist attractions, will reopen to visitors starting Aug. 1 after access was restricted at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Chile’s government said on Friday.
Before COVID hit, the ancient city’s 17 world heritage sites and 2,000 temples and shrines drew 88 million tourists in in a single year. But it still can’t pay the bills.
UNESCO and Gabon’s National Parks Agency sign an agreement to support eco-tourism and income generating activities in Lopé; Unesco
From a Buddhist perspective, life would always be marked by impermanence and change. Yet that could pave the way for new beginnings. Tonette Martel feels blessed to see part of this unfolding story during the visits to Luang Prabang.
The Egyptians may have the most famous mummies, but they’re not the oldest. The Chinchorro people of Chile’s Atacama Desert were the first to mummify their dead – 7,000 years ago.
Remnants of an ancient city, of mysterious inscriptions, caves and catacombs, not to mention gorgeous scenery—all are to be found in Bet She’arim, one of Israel’s most impressive UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
This stunning Italian star-shaped city will exhibit the winners of the URBAN Photo Awards 2022; Lauren Scott; Digital Camera World
Stop dreaming and start driving: Seven South Island road trips to add to your bucket list; Neatplaces; Stuff
You can’t make a wrong turn on this roadie, from Unesco World Heritage-listed parks to snow-capped mountains and off-the-beaten-track gems.
Nowhere captures the ultimate travel adventure quite like Australia, especially now that it’s reopened after two years cut off from the world. Here’s how to make that trip Down Under truly epic.
From magical deserts to beautiful beaches, these are the most beautiful places in the U.S.
You can walk, hike, and bike—but not drive—through these destinations that prohibit automobiles.
Every year tropical cyclones throw up new challenges to thousands of rural folks living in one of the richest but most fragile ecosystems on the planet, Sunderbans. Amid the destruction of the swamps by private fisheries, environmentalists say this is high time for the state administration to introduce a long-term participatory management in the deltaic belts of West Bengal. Soudhriti Bhabani reports from ground zero…
Historic locations in the Middle East and North Africa are increasingly being featured on virtual platforms…