In winter, Yen stream in the Huong (Perfume) Pagoda tourist site in Hanoi’s My Duc district becomes a charming destination for tourists with thousands of water lilies in full bloom.
Tens of thousands of travellers were expected to touch down in Bangkok and the holiday island of Phuket on Monday as Thailand reboots its tourism industry after 18 months of Covid curbs.
Famed for its scenic river surrounded by lush greenery, the sleepy town of Kampot – in the province bearing the same name – is home to a hidden getaway that is environmentally sustainable and offers guests a greener vacation with a smaller carbon footprint.
The Huu Lien community-based eco-tourism village is an ideal destination for tourists when the Covid-19 pandemic is under control because of its beautiful pristine scenery.
As its name suggests, the eco-resort Farmhouse Smiling Gecko is situated in a rural village in the southernmost portion of Kampong Chhnang’s Samki Meanchey district, about a one-and-a-half-hour drive from Phnom Penh.
From a New York rooftop, across Riyadh’s desert cityscape or along the bustling streets of Medellin, to running the height of a Milan apartment block or stacked high in a Copenhagen farm, AFP has captured images of urban green replanting projects in cities around the world.
For a year, the peak of Japan’s iconic Mount Fuji has been off-limits because of coronavirus, but now hikers are flocking back to catch the spectacular sunrise above the clouds.
Emerging from the crystal-clear turquoise waters of the Aegean Sea, Hans-Juergen Fercher has just returned from his fourth dive to where mounds of 2,500-year-old wine pots mark the site of an ancient shipwreck – and Greece’s first underwater museum.
The Ministry of Tourism has called on adventure tourism providers to be ready for an expected influx of tourists and prepare detailed, straightforward safety briefings to be delivered prior to starting any activity.
In A room warmed by an open wood stove, Baima says her family converted their white-brick house into a hotel as China’s leadership ushers tens of millions of tourists to the politically sensitive region of Tibet.