"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."
Researchers loaded drones with radiation detectors to investigate the area devastated by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.
Frances Mayes has spent years traveling through Italy and writing about it in her best-selling books like Under the Tuscan Sun. Her latest book, See You in the Piazza: New Places to Discover, is a travelogue about all the undiscovered and overlooked gems in Italy. She tells us the top 12 here.
"I don't think we have anything like that in our country," Mohamaddin Ketapi, Malaysia's travel minister said, referencing gay people.
Egyptian officials said at least two people were killed in the blast.
"The only time I've been in court was for jury service, and now I've been treated like a criminal," said the 70-year-old.
Everyone is welcome—except if you're South Korean, Japanese or Israeli.
The popularity of the Asia-Pacific region is set to explode, experts say.
Nearby fisherman came to the rescue when luxury vessel caught fire at sea.
The man is believed to have cost Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden around $223,000 in lost sales.
The proposed ban on sitting on monument steps is one of many ideas from mayor Luigi Brugnaro, and it is not going down well with locals.
Russia has sent up to 25 warships and 30 aircraft to train in the Mediterranean Sea just as Israel prepares to celebrate three Jewish holy days.
From masked knights on horseback to a treacherous cheese-rolling competition, these are some of the most bizarre and beautiful traditions in Europe.