Individual tourists are still allowed to visit the city's red-light districts and tours outside the districts are allowed, but will need to comply with new tightened regulations in place to tackle "overtourism" in the city.
Nearly 400 tourists and hotel staff are stuck in Milford Sound, one of New Zealand's most popular tourist attractions within the UNESCO-designated Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Site.
All major Chinese New Year celebrations and large-scale activities in Beijing as well as two Chinese New Year events in Hong Kong have been canceled.
Five tourists were deported last week after they sneaked into the iconic ruins before dawn; they're accused of destroying part of the ancient attraction.
"Finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future," the musician and entrepreneur wrote on social media this week.
Six tourists at the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Peru are under investigation after local authorities were reported to have found feces inside a temple of the ancient citadel.
A New Jersey teenager on vacation to Israel found himself in an awkward situation when his bus took off while he was closed inside the luggage compartment.
The young pair were reported to have carried a bag which they claimed would be used to pick up litter along the wall.
Seven people, including two minors and the pilot, were aboard the helicopter, according to the Coast Guard.
The weekend's series of ground shakes—which the newspaper Le Monde described as "very light"—occurred on the third weekend of Strasbourg's famous Christmas Market, a seasonal attraction that draws 2 million visitors annually.
At least two Russian operators are providing tourists with the chance to visit Syria in an itinerary that starts from the Lebanese capital, Beirut.
"I cycled 10 kilometers here to try to be the first to enter the cave," one visitor at the complex said on Friday.
Although tons of garbage were removed from Mt. Everest this year, more still waits on the mountain and climbing season begins again next year.
Intrepid travelers with a taste for luxury and conservatism may now visit the desert country, which is home to five UNESCO World Heritage sites.
The incident took place yesterday afternoon at Ponte dei Bareteri, or Bareteri Bridge, which is a popular tourist destination in the region made famous by its sprawling network of canals.
"The tourism industry, desperate to maintain tourist numbers, is looking beyond the natural beauty of the reef because it's not quite what it was," said dive operator Tony Fontes.
The sweepstakes winners will be announced on Friday.
"Venice must be treated with respect and impolite people who come here and think they can do what they want must understand that, thanks to the local police, they can be stopped, fined and sent away," Venice mayor Luigi Brugnaro said in a statement.
"Given the amount of coverage that we have gotten over the last couple of months we do recognize that there may be some concern among some of the tourists," Pablo Espinal, Chief of Staff of the Dominican Republic's Ministry of Tourism, told CNN.
People have fainted at the haunted museum before, but this time, video may have captured paranormal proof.
"Most of the people say they decided to book after seeing this show. It's almost as though they watch it and then jump on a plane over."
Scientists have found extreme declines in the number of migrating wildebeest in the region.
Researchers loaded drones with radiation detectors to investigate the area devastated by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.