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New campaign to lure visitors to Buddha’s birthplace

LUMBINI, Nepal - Nepal's president announced a campaign Saturday to lure hundreds of thousands of tourists and pilgrims this year to visit the area of the country where Buddha was born.

Project to conserve birthplace of Buddha begins in Nepal

An international team of archaeologists has begun a three-year survey, coordinated by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), of the archaeological ruins of Lumbini, the bir

George Orwell’s birthplace to become tourist attraction

A dilapidated colonial bungalow where George Orwell was born is to be restored in a drive to lure tourists to one of India’s poorest states.

Belarus is missing a tourist trick with Chagall

The childhood or working homes of most painters of world renown are now well-established tourist honey pots.