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hotel deals in China and Vietnam

SINGAPORE - Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced special hotel deals in China and Vietnam in time for the Mid-Autumn

4th International Bali Meditators Festival in Bali

The Fourth International Bali Meditators Festival will this year again take place in Ubud, Bali, from September 20-23, 2012.

Bali prepares for most important festival of the year

JIMBARAN, Bali – Bali is preparing for the most important day of the year on 29 August, when each family’s ancestral spirits will return to the family home for a 10-day celebration of good over ev

Man killed by flaming-horned bull in Spain

MADRID, Spain — A man was trampled and fatally gored by a flaming-horned bull during a festival in eastern Spain early Saturday.

Hard Rock Rising gives bands chance to take stage in London

ORLANDO, Fla. - Hard Rock is on the hunt for rock stars on the rise to take the stage at the 2012 Hard Rock Calling music festival in London's Hyde Park.

Hot air balloon festival to be held in Karnataka in December

In a bid to place Karnataka as premier Adventure Tourism destination on the Indian tourism map, Karnataka Tourism is all set to unleash a slew of initiatives to promote adventure sports and other acti

Festival brings Egypt’s spirit to tourists

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism announced the launching for the second consecutive year the" Fawanees Ramadan 2011" Festival during the month of August under the slogan "Egypt's Spirit in Ramadan".

Bahrain’s Summer Festival draws unprecedented attendance

MANAMA, Bahrain - Bahrain's annual Summer Festival, under this year's "A Victory of Joy" theme, has returned successfully for the third year—a sign of the country's recovery and return to stability.

Jamaica’s resort capital welcome world’s greatest reggae festival

KINGSTON, JAMAICA – The island of Jamaica will be the backdrop for the 19th Annual Reggae Sumfest from July 17 - 23, in Jamaica’s resort capital, Montego Bay.

Best places to let your hair down during Mardi Gras named

SYDNEY, Australia - Time to hit the gym, drag out the spandex and dust off the glitter bag – its Mardi Gras time!

147 die in Indian festival stampede

IDUKKI, India – A stampede of pilgrims returning from one of India's most popular Hindu festivals killed 147 people and injured 55 others in southern India Friday night, police said.

Another successful SUBIOS Seychelles underwater festival

A new edition of the SUBIOS underwater festival has come and gone after a weekend filled with sea-related activities at Beau Vallon, on the island of Mahe in the Seychelles.

Seychelles 2010 Underwater Festival SUBIOS image and film contest launched

SEYCHELLES - The 2010 edition of the Seychelles Underwater Festival (SUBIOS), will be held from October 1-3, 2010 under the theme: Seas of A Thousand Species.

Germans party on the autobahn

BERLIN – Germany's autobahns are renowned for average speeds well in excess of 80 miles (130 kilometers) an hour.

Agoda orchestrates great rates for the BBC Proms 2010

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia's global hotel booking site and part of Priceline.com, is helping make the BBC Proms 2010 an even more memorable event with a range of fantastic hotel rates across London

Pilgrimage to Normandy

GIVERNY - There is something second nature about the landscapes of the French region of Normandy.

Zanzibar gets ready for Sauti Za Busara Festival 2011

(eTN) Performers from across the African continent and beyond are invited by the organizers of East Africa’s premier music, art, and culture festival,

The Seychelles Chinese Week Festival 2010 declared a success

The first Chinese Week Festival in Seychelles was organized by Le Meridien Barbarons from May 17-22, 2010 with the support of the Chinese Embassy, the Seychelles Tourism Board, and Le Meridien Chongqi

Rwanda tourism planning annual Kwita Izina festival

The Rwanda Development Board – Tourism and Conservation, has last week given more public information about the planned activities and programs for the annual

Agoda springs into Japan’s Cherry Blossom Festival

Agoda.com, Asia's global hotel site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline.com, has secured special rates for travelers heading to Japan’s Cherry Blossom Festival.

Cherry blossoms getting ready to bloom in Washington DC

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is fast approaching, and Washington DC is ready for the three festival weekends from March 27 through April 11.

Live it! Love it! LOUDER! at the Cape Town Stadium Soccer...

Cape Town Tourism is urging all Capetonians to "Live It! Love It! LOUDER!" at the first in a series of Cape Town Stadium test events on January 23, 2010.

Calling all promotional tourism films

The Health Tourism International Chamber of Commerce (HTICC) is joining the international community in saving the planet, knowing that tourism is an important way to reach this goal.

Tourists enjoy camel racing in Bikaner

A camel race organised in Bikaner as a part of the three-day-long annual camel festival attracted thousands of foreign tourists.

Film festival casts tourism spotlight on Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Tourism and the National Film Corporation of Sri Lanka will be presenting the second Galle Film Festival from December 2-6, 2009 in the historic coastal town of Galle.

Bangkok Film Festival 2009 to reflect era of change

The 7th Tourism Authority of Thailand, Bangkok, Film, Festival, Asia 2009, due to be held in the Thai capital between September 24-30, 2009, will assume a strongly social and regional thematic focus w

Mid-autumn festival in China brings moon cake culture

As October approaches, so does the 2009 Mid-Autumn Festival in China.

Seychelles celebrates 20th anniversary edition of SUBIOS

The annual international underwater festival, SUBIOS, short for Sub Indian Ocean Seychelles, is taking place next week with the main activities scheduled for October 2 and 3.