Mt Mitake: Tokyo’s best kept secret

If you’re looking for a quiet escape from the frenzy of downtown Tokyo, Mt Mitake is the perfect place. And it probably isn’t even in your guidebook.

Branson family bound for space

Richard Branson and his two children, son Sam and daughter Holly, will be the first passengers to experience Virgin Atlantic�s commercial space flight next year.

ms Amsterdam Day 2: A day at sea before Sydney

All prayers had been answered when my eyes rested on the dreamy vista of ocean stretched as far as the eye could see and that persistent sun peeked through the smattering of clouds.

IMEX America prepares for bigger October 2012 show

A strong debut from IMEX America last year has resulted in significant increases from exhibitors and buyers for the award-winning trade show this coming 9 – 11 October at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas....

South Africa enjoys tourism boom

Visitor arrival numbers to South Africa have surged in the first quarter, with statistics revealing overall arrival numbers growing by 10.5 percent.

Chinese travelers forecast to spend more

Chinese travelers are expected to increase their vacation budgets this year, allocating extra funds to hotel upgrades while opting for shopping and adventure getaways, a recent survey has found.

Service animals to fly with UK owners

Travelers in the UK may soon find themselves seated among miniature horses and pot-bellied pigs as new air travel rules seek to allow service animals to fly with their owners.