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National

National

Backpackers Missing In Surf For Two Days 'Could Well Be Alive'

2 min read

Two young backpackers, who’ve been missing for two and half days in waters off Port Macquarie “could well be alive”, police said.

World

World

Aussies Heading To Bali To Be Slapped With Tourist Tax

2 min read

Travelers heading to their favourite holiday spot will soon have to save a little extra, as Bali makes the moves to impose a tourist tax.

News

News

How The World's Weakening Economy Affects Australia

3 min read

The latest World Economic Outlook projections of slowing global growth -- especially China's economic downturn -- do not bode well for the average Australian.

World

World

Viral Images Of Elephants Being Mistreated Reignites Debate

5 min read

Warning: GRAPHIC CONTENT

World

World

Venice To Charge Controversial Entrance Fee To Visit The City

1 min read

Venice has been steadily enacting more laws targeting the millions of tourists who visit each year, with local residents fed up with visitors overrunning their world-famous canals and streets.

World

World

Egyptian Authorities Investigate 'Nude Pyramid Photo Shoot'

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Egypt is looking into a video that appears to show a couple climbing the ancient icon and posing for a photo while completely naked.

World

World

Security Guard Arrested Over Tourist's Murder

1 min read

Body found in Costa Rica matches missing tourist Carla Stefaniak, officials say.

World

World

Worrying Final Text Before Disappearance

2 min read

When Carla Stefaniak left her home near Miami less than two weeks ago, her family says she was looking forward to spending time in Costa Rica with her sister-in-law, to celebrate her 36th birthday.

World

World

The Tiny Dutch Village With A BIG Tourist Problem

1 min read

Just 60 people live in the Dutch village of Kinderdijk, but more than 600,000 tourists visit it each year.

News

News

Pacific Island Nation Now Confiscating Tourists' Sunscreen

2 min read

Palau is to become the first country to ban toxic sunscreen to protect its reefs after study finds chemicals tainted famous lake.

World

World

New Zealand Solves The Mystery Of Why It 'Fell Off The Map'

1 min read

Six months ago, New Zealand investigated a conspiracy: that the country was disappearing off world maps.

National

National

The Very Real Shire Of Bland Releases Delightfully Boring Tourism Video

2 min read

A very real shire by the name of Bland has released a delightfully un-spicy video asking Australians to send it some flavour.

News

News

Could Australian Tourism Face Its Own Version Of America's 'Trump Slump'?

5 min read

International visitors to the U.S. have decreased since The Don took office. Thanks to local politicians such as Pauline Hanson, could Australia be next?

News

News

Aussies Reported Injured In German Bus Crash

1 min read

A bus carrying 35 tourists from Australia, Canada and the United States has crashed into a truck filled with tyres in Germany.

News

News

What Will Be Australia’s Next Big Thing?

1 min read

It’s down to the final four

National

National

We Could Be Witnessing The Death Of The Aussie Outback

4 min read

"The health of the outback is very much at risk"

Politics

Politics

Health Insurance Could Be Mandatory For Tourists After $30M Bill

2 min read

Uninsured tourists requiring hospitalisation cost Australian taxpayers about $30 million in NSW each year.

World

World

Tourist Racks Up $72,000 Worth Of Speeding Fines In Four Hours

1 min read

And he did it while driving a rented Lamborghini.

World

World

Mother Shares Anguish After Losing Family In US ‘Duck Boat’ Sinking

3 min read

Tia Coleman confirmed life jackets were on board but said the captain told passengers not to bother.

National

National

Multicultural Australia, Where The Bloody Hell Are You?

2 min read

"How come we're not included? What's wrong with our stories?" asked Darumbal man Trent White after Rockhampton's tourism ad "whitewashed" its Indigenous culture.