HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii was listed among 12 countries and regions the Japanese government considers safe international travel destinations for its citizens during the ongoing coronavirus...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The coronavirus has upended the way cities and states market themselves as summer travel destinations, and some tourism officials are just emerging from an especially awkward...
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan health authorities said Monday that the country has its first confirmed case of of a person infected with the new virus from China.
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Hotels and a tourist railroad in southwest Colorado are reporting stronger numbers this season after a wildfire slowed tourism and spending last summer.
HIKKADUWA, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sipping fresh coconut water while sunbathing on deserted Hikkaduwa beach, Alexi Konchayenko, a sports trainer from Ukraine, struck a stoical note.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana tourism officials have headed to western Canada, trying to draw attention to their state as a travel destination.
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit has made Fodor's Travel Go List of 52 recommended destinations to visit next year.
It joins such locales as Bears Ears National Monument in Utah; Puerto Rico; Lagos, Nigeria; Berlin; and Morocco's Atlantic coast.
The popular international travel guide says "Detroit has had several false starts, but it looks like America's favorite comeback city is finally making a legit comeback."
LONDON (AP) — China is set to overtake France as the world's number one tourist destination by 2030 as a growing middle class in Asia looks to spend more on travel, according to experts at market research group Euromonitor International.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder is in England to make the case for Michigan's tourism and mobility potential.
He plans to meet with the British Parliament in the coming days to bolster collaboration between the countries' automotive and technology industries. Snyder also is scheduled to give a speech Saturday highlighting Michigan as a travel destination.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Emma Talley has never been to Puerto Rico and probably couldn't name any of winners in 10 years of the Puerto Rico Open. But she's aware of the plight of Puerto Ricans still recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Maria, and the LPGA Tour rookie jumped at the chance to help.
Talley is among 19 players from the PGA Tour and LPGA Tour who are taking part in the Puerto Rico Open Charity Pro-Am this weekend that aims to raise $500,000 to help with recovery efforts.
New Jersey's Liberty Science Center in Jersey City is aiming to take visitors into space in what they are billing as the largest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere.
The Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium in Jersey City, which opened Saturday, features a dome that is 89 feet (27 meters) in diameter, surpassing a 79-foot (24-meter) dome in St. Louis.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia plans to build a "semi-autonomous" visa-free travel destination along its northwestern Red Sea coast where restrictions on women's dress, gender segregation and other conservative norms could be waived.
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Thousands of people from around the world are partying in Tel Aviv at the Gay Pride Parade, the region's largest.
The Municipality said over 200,000 people celebrated Friday. The theme of this year's parade is "Bisexuality Visibility."
Jorge Medina from Mexico said the parade is "amazing."