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Germany's world-famous Oktoberfest kicked off on Saturday with the traditional tapping of the first barrel of beer.
Last week, the Kenyan government announced that tourism had dropped by 4 percent since the beginning of the year.
The tourism minister says while Egypt is by no means wholly stable, he hopes tourist numbers will rise by up to ten percent this year.
Adventurers are tackling mountains in a Western Cape nature reserve that were previously unreachable and they're literally flying over the obstacles.
It’s been an amazing few months for British adventurer Levison Wood. He's become the first person to walk the entire length of the Nile - well, almost all of it.
The number of locals visiting the Eastern Cape has plummeted over the past five years, according to Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom.
Ferrari chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo is quitting the Italian sports car maker to be replaced by the boss of parent group Fiat, Sergio Marchionne.
Explore the city of Johannesburg's rejuvenation on the City Sightseeing bus tour as part of tourism month in South Africa.
If you’re looking for a domestic holiday on a budget, a hiking getaway may be just be the thing.
A Cape Town company has developed an app that tracks the annual wildebeest migration, from the Masai Mara to the Serengeti.
An Australian man has died after being hit by a wave while surfing in central Indonesia, police said, while another Australian surfer remains missing.
Sick of drunken, naked visitors cavorting in the streets, residents of one seaside neighbourhood in Barcelona are fighting back.
Scientists are preparing to excavate more of our ancestors' remains at the Cradle of Humankind.
A truly African version of David and Goliath was captured by a photographer visiting the Masai Mara National Park recently.
A visit to Johannesburg would not be complete without taking a trip to Soweto. Heritage attractions in this area are easily accessible on the City Sightseeing Soweto taxi tour.
Strydom Burger doesn't just want to fulfill a childhood desire to learn more about planes - he wants to fly them, and at just 11 years old, it looks like he's well on his way.
A serene nature reserve offering many bird species, two of which are unlikely to be seen anywhere else in the world, could attract birdwatchers from across the globe to Nigeria.
Half-naked revellers pelted each other with tomatoes and bathed in red goo on Wednesday in Spain's Tomatina, a fiesta that draws thousands each year.
Cultural campaigners are determined to preserve the ancient customs of the Ethiopian city of Harar.
10 magical paths from around the world. Pictures by bored
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is no threat to tourism in South Africa, Communications Minister Faith Muthambi said on Tuesday.
An Air France aircraft, with 178 people aboard, made an emergency landing at Lagos's international airport on Sunday.
Air India has been forced to ground one of its planes after crew spotted rats scurrying around the cabin
Follow Danielle Massell and David Raygorodsky as they undertake a death-defying trail around Mount Huashan in China. would like to send you push notifications.
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