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- 18 dead after train flips in Taiwan
At least 18 people have died after an express train derailed and flipped over on a popular coastal tourist route in Taiwan on Sunday, the island's worst ...
Daily Mail. Sunday, 21 Oct 2018.
- 4 Americans among 5 dead in Costa Rica rafting accident
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) - Four American tourists and a Costa Rican guide were killed in a weekend rafting accident in the Central American ...
Daily Mail. Sunday, 21 Oct 2018.
- Looking At Austria's Greatest Attraction--And The Little Surprises At Schonbrunn
Austria's greatest tourist attraction, Schonbrunn Palace, has so many small surprises that complement its huge size. Make sure you look for those decorative touches in addition to the sheer overall majesty.
Forbes. Sunday, 21 Oct 2018.
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- US tourists die as Costa Rica rafts capsize
Four US tourists die and a local tourist is missing after a rafting accident on a swollen river.
BBC News. Sunday, 21 Oct 2018.
- Greece Dispatch: Mount Athos, a Male-Only Holy Retreat, Is Ruffled by Tourists and Russia
The monks on an isolated peninsula in Greece have followed the same way of life for more than 1,000 years, but an Athens vs. Moscow diplomatic spat and a tourism onslaught are unsettling its habits.
New York Times. Sunday, 21 Oct 2018.
- Melting glacier in China draws tourists, climate worries
On the edge of the Third Pole, a retreating glacier draws tourists, worries over climate change
ABC News. Saturday, 20 Oct 2018.
- Florida's open for business, tourism agency says
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Visit Florida is launching a $9 million marketing plan to show that much of the state is open for business following Hurricane Michael. ...
Washington Times. Saturday, 20 Oct 2018.
- Sri Lanka v England: Tourists seal series with win in rain-hit fourth ODI
England clinch the series against Sri Lanka with victory in another rain-affected one-day international.
BBC News. Saturday, 20 Oct 2018.
- 'Mom, I'm in trouble': Grande Prairie woman faces decade in Thai prison
One of two tourists charged with vandalism for spray painting graffiti on an ancient red-brick wall in northern Thailand is from Grande Prairie, Alta.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Friday, 19 Oct 2018.
- What it's like to travel to space, from a tourist who spent $30 million to live there for 12 days
Richard Garriott, founder of Space Adventures, went to space in 2008.
CNBC. Friday, 19 Oct 2018.
- More precaution than promotion for Canadian cannabis tourism
Canada's move to legalize recreational marijuana this week is unlikely to immediately trigger a flood of pot-fueled tourism, as tour operators and consumers are unsure about rules governing the brand new industry.
Reuters. Friday, 19 Oct 2018.
- Federal grants will boost exhibition coal mine in Kentucky
BENHAM, Ky. (AP) - A former underground coal mine that's now a tourist attraction in eastern Kentucky is receiving $2.5 million in grants for upgrades. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 19 Oct 2018.
- New $2.2m campaign to sell Western Australia as the 'Road Trip State' to foreign tourists
The State Government launches its latest push to capture a slice of the lucrative international tourism market, selling driving holidays in the state to domestic and international tourists.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Friday, 19 Oct 2018.
- California housing measures offer hope for high-cost Salinas
Salinas, California, is among the 10 least affordable places to live in the United States though it's outside Silicon Valley and tourist-heavy coastal areas
ABC News. Thursday, 18 Oct 2018.
- Accessing the headwinds facing Japan's hospitality sector
Hisashi Furukawa of Japan Hotel REIT Advisors said geopolitical tensions won't have a 'major impact' on Japanese tourism in the long run.
CNBC. Thursday, 18 Oct 2018.
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