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Natives ban tourists from Amazon village

Tens of thousands of backpackers are drawn to the area around Nazareth every year, drawn by ecotourism and the chance to see the age-old traditions of native people.

Cats give decayed Taiwanese village a second life

HOUTONG, Taiwan — A surfeit of cats is giving a second life to a decayed Taiwanese coal-mining town that last prospered in the 1970s.

Rwanda launches cultural village

A new craft and cultural village was launched last weekend next to Kigali’s Amahoro national stadium by the country’s Prime Minister Bernard Makuza.

Rijal Alma: a national heritage village

HRH Prince Sultan Bin Salman, the president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities, launched the project for developing Rijal Alma as a heritage village.

Saudi Arabia announces a new archeological finding

Saudi Arabia has announced the discovery of a 7th century village, which has been unearthed in the Raaka district, Dammam, near the shores of the Arabian Gulf.

Tarangire Park in Tanzania to expand

Similar to the planned expansion of the Lake Manyara National Park, the Tarangire National Park is also about to get enlarged, after negotiations with several villages were completed recently.

40,000 visit Bluestone

Management at Wales' first five-star holiday village say it has attracted 40,000 visitors to Pembrokeshire.

Technology & Event Services Village @ GIBTM goes from strength to...

Following the successful introduction last year at Gulf Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition (GIBTM) of the Technology & Event Services Village, the 2009 event is set to attract a greater

Looking for a unique winter escape?

The Krvavec Igloo Village will be joined by a new village at Rogla this winter. Igloo villages offer an innovative and unforgettable winter adventure.

‘Oyster Opera’ attracts tourists

Set amidst coconut trees, backwaters and a group of islands is "Oyster Opera", Kerala's first theme village, which despite lacking in sophistication of modern day resorts, is drawing tourists who crave for an experience truly natural and rustic.

Betting on tourism

Accessible only by boat and surrounded by majestic mountains and cobalt seas, Hoa Van village used to be a refuge for the unfortunates who had contracted leprosy.The area was their only escape from the social prejudice inflicted on them in the cities and towns of the country.