About 300 mainland Chinese tours to Hong Kong may be cancelled or postponed amid flu fears

About 300 tours to Hong Kong comprising more than 10,000 visitors may be cancelled or postponed amid worries about the city’s summer flu outbreak that has so far killed more than 300 people. The Hong Kong Tourism Association, which represents travel agencies, said mainland companies were asking to cancel the […]

What Kate Middleton and Prince William Avoid on Royal Tours

ecause the British royals can seem almost impossibly perfect—no strand of hair or piece of fabric out of place—it can be hard sometimes to imagine them dealing with any sort of actual earthly concern. Does Kate Middleton ever get a headache? Does Prince Harry ever accidentally spill ketchup on his shirt? They must, though how […]

Summer 2017’s Hottest Tours: Kendrick Lamar, Lady Gaga, Metallica and More

Summer is when music’s biggest names hit the road with their grandest spectacles, and 2017 is no exception. The coming months will see tours from pop superstars (Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars), rock heavyweights (The Who, Metallica, Green Day), hip-hop chart-toppers (Future, Kendrick Lamar) and tons more. Read on […]

Redesigned Google Earth brings guided tours and 3D view to Chrome browsers and Android devices

Just in time for Earth Day, Google has redesigned Google Earth for web and Android. The new version adds new features that let users see 3D maps of specific locations, learn about random places around the world, and take guided tours from their Chrome browser or mobile devices. Those tours […]

Colorado Business Gives Tours of Legalized Marijuana Industry

Matt Brown’s isn’t your average tourism business. Brown is co-owner of My 420 Tours, a company that conducts tours into Colorado’s legalized marijuana industry. On Jan. 1, 2014 recreational use of marijuana was legalized in Colorado (and also Washington state).  And the legalized marijuana business is booming. Time magazine reported  […]