Šanri-la, Ķīna - gadu desmitiem ilgi šīs pilsētas nosaukums ir izsaucis zemes idilli, kur slēptā kalnu ielejā valdīja gudrība, mīlestība un miers. Runā par zaudēto paradīzi; Šanrī-La iegūst jostu.
Vēsturiski. Gleznains. Savāds. Burvīgs. Pļāpājošās klases, kas nolaidās Anapolisā Tuvo Austrumu miera konferencē, paļāvās uz šādiem punktīgajiem īpašības vārdiem, tāpat kā video attēlus ar nemierīgo Severna upi un milzu kokiem pilnā krāšņumā.
Madhja Pradēšas valdība ir iesniegusi Centram priekšlikumu attīstīt slaveno Maharadžas Čhatrasala muzeju Čhatrapuras rajonā kā "pilnīgu tūristu galamērķa vietu".
Most visitors to Lovina beach in Buleleng, in the northern part of Bali, are there for the dolphins. Tourists generally make the trip out to the beach in June, July or August, when the weather is good and the waters blue and clear. The rising number of visitors to the beach is good for the local economy because of the jobs it creates.
Vietnam's prime minister has agreed to license the nation's first privately owned airline, the government said in an announcement on its official Web site. Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Co. plans to begin operating domestic routes next year linking the country's three largest cities, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Danang, according to the company's Web site.
A man accused of mentioning the word "bomb" to a flight attendant aboard a flight from Seattle, was being questioned Wednesday by the FBI. Alaska Airlines spokeswoman Amanda Tobin Bielawski says the incident happened about 20 minutes before the plane was to land Wednesday at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. Law enforcement was contacted as the plane began its descent.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for the White House and congressional politicians in the United States to take more aggressive short-term action to mitigate air traffic congestion and the lingering security hassles.
AN airline which left behind a kidney patient’s dialysis supplies apologised today. But Ryanair says its reservations centre was not notified in advance of Colin Price’s flight from Bristol Airport last Saturday. Colin, a plasterer from Trelewis, Merthyr Tydfil, had booked a long weekend trip on the Costa Brava with his girlfriend’s father, uncle and friend.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden - With little to attract tourists, a region in northern Sweden is pinning hope on a truly gargantuan wooden moose. When completed, the 45-meter (148-foot) tall, 47-meter (155-foot) long moose will have a restaurant in its belly, as well as a concert hall, conference rooms and a shop, project coordinator and local tourism promoter Thorbjorn Holmlund said Thursday.
When Phoenix Suns’ guard Steve Nash decided a tattoo was the perfect souvenir of his Tahitian vacation, travel agent Gail Bradley, with help of a concierge, found a local, reputable tattoo artist and had him flown onto the private island where Nash stayed to make it happen.