A 5-story building in Shanghai 'walks' to a new location By CNN | Last Updated: 30th October, 2020, 18:56

Shanghai residents passing through the city's eastern Huangpu district earlier this month might have stumbled upon an unusual sight: a "walking" building

A 5-story building in Shanghai 'walks' to a new location

Explore Durgapur Netrokona – piece of heaven on earth Explore Durgapur Netrokona – piece of heaven on earth

This heavenly place is located in the North region of Bangladesh. Falling near the border area of India


The tourists are leaving Italy The tourists are leaving Italy

 After emerging from what was in early 2020, one of the world's harshest coronavirus lockdowns, Italy managed to dust itself down


Maldives resort launches $23,250 luxury remote working package Maldives resort launches $23,250 luxury remote working package

A desk with an ocean view, a "dedicated" personal assistant, non-stop refreshments and a complimentary laundry service


Travelers can book stays in barrels next to a tequila distillery with drinks tastings Travelers can book stays in barrels of tequila

Tequila fans will no doubt have Mexico on their bucket lists already, but there's one hotel that needs to be on your radar


Taj Mahal, Agra Fort to reopen from September 21 for visitors Taj Mahal, Agra Fort to reopen from September 21 for visitors

While visiting these places, tourists and common people have been advised to follow social distancing and wear masks

 


Coronavirus: Seven Greek islands added to England's quarantine list Seven Greek islands added to England's quarantine list

The islands affected are Crete, Lesvos, Mykonos, Santorini, Serifos, Tinos, and Zakynthos (also known as Zante)


Back to the Future themed bar opens where you can 'time travel' back to the '80s Back to the Future themed bar opens where you can 'time travel' back to the '80s

Great Scott! A Back to the Future themed bar has opened to transport fans straight back into the 1980s


Spain's otherworldly acid-red river Spain's otherworldly acid-red river

Meaning the “Red River”, Río Tinto’s otherworldly colour isn’t its only claim to fame


Harry Potter fans can now book a wizard-themed room complete with a magical afternoon tea Harry Potter fans can now book a wizard-themed room

Aspiring witches and wizards can now book a stay in Enchanted Chambers, complete with a cauldrons, spooky surroundings and even a magical themed afternoon tea


Ghana to reopen international airport after five months Ghana to reopen international airport after five months

Ghana will reopen its international airport on Tuesday but with new regulations in place to curb the spread of the coronavirus


Coronavirus: Malaysia extends ban on foreign tourists Coronavirus: Malaysia extends ban on foreign tourists

Malaysia has recorded more than 9,000 cases with 125 deaths


Virgin Atlantic is giving all of its passengers free coronavirus insurance cover Virgin Atlantic is giving all of its passengers free coronavirus insurance cover

Virgin Atlantic has announced it is giving all passengers free coronavirus insurance cover, automatically being applied


 Bali closed to foreign tourists until end of 2020 Bali closed to foreign tourists until end of 2020

The Indonesian island of Bali will not open to foreign tourists again this year, due to coronavirus concerns


Global tourism lost $320 billion in 5 months from virus: UN Global tourism lost $320 billion in 5 months from virus: UN

Tourism for some of those countries represents more than 20 percent of their GDP


Tourism sites in Chattogram reopened after 5 months Tourism sites in Chattogram reopened after 5 months

After five months of closure due to coronavirus pandemic, the tourist spots of the port city reopened on Saturday


Mexico’s famous floating gardens reopen after virus shutdown Mexico’s famous floating gardens reopen after virus shutdown

The famous “floating gardens” of Xochimilco reopened to visitors Friday after a five-month lockdown for the coronavirus pandemic


Bangladesh, South Korea explore opportunities in tourism Bangladesh, South Korea explore opportunities in tourism

Tour operators from Bangladesh and South Korea at a webinar have discussed ways to explore tourism opportunities


Can Harry Potter magic tourists back to Japan? Can Harry Potter magic tourists back to Japan?

Japan is going to build a new Harry Potter-themed tourist attraction for 2023, when it is expected that the travels


Hay bale superheroes keep the distance in Northern Ireland Hay bale superheroes keep the distance in Northern Ireland

Spiderman, Batman, Iron Man, Captain America, Wonder Woman and Superwoman are attracting lots of visitors


Cox's Bazar sea beaches, hotels host tourists from today Cox's Bazar sea beaches, hotels host tourists from today

All hotels, motels and tourist spots remained closed from March 18 as per decision of the committee formed following the coronavirus outbreak in the country


Virus-hit Mexico City reopens museums, cinemas Virus-hit Mexico City reopens museums, cinemas

Mexico is reopening museums and cinemas in the capital after months of lockdown, but face masks and social distancing


Japan's first-ever hotel in a wooden castle breathes new life Japan's first-ever hotel in a wooden castle breathes new life

A new Japanese hotel is offering travelers a first-of-its-kind experience to live like a medieval lord in a real castle keep


P&O Cruises extends suspension of sailings for 2020 and cancels some 2021 trips P&O Cruises extends suspension of sailings for 2020

Aurora's Caribbean & South America Adventure sailing will be cancelled, as well as Arcadia's World Cruise


Cox’s Bazar sea-beach, hotels, motels reopen from Aug 17 Cox’s Bazar sea-beach, hotels, motels reopen from Aug 17

Local administration has decided to reopen sea beaches, tourist spots and hotels-motels in Cox’s Bazar municipality area


NYC party boat owners arrested,  cruise busted with 170 guests NYC party boat owners arrested, cruise busted with 170 guests

A riverboat party attended by more than 170 people in New York over the weekend violated state and city emergency orders


Tour operators in Cambodia launch luxury discount packages during COVID-19 Tour operators in Cambodia launch luxury discount packages during COVID-19

 Cambodia’s Ministry of Tourism and local tour operators are organizing heavily discounted luxury tour packages


Govt to set up tourism info-centre in all divisions: Mahbub Govt to set up tourism info-centre in all divisions: Mahbub

 State Minister for civil aviation and tourism M Mahbub Ali said the government will setup tourism info-centre in each division


Reopening plan raises hope for Cox's Bazar tourism Reopening plan raises hope for Cox's Bazar tourism

Hit hard by Covid-19 fallout, businesses in the tourism sector in the beach town of Cox's Bazar look for a gradual comeback after Eid-ul-Azha 


Vietnam to evacuate 80,000 tourists from Da Nang after three residents contract Covid-19 Vietnam to evacuate 80,000 tourists from Da Nang

 Vietnam is evacuating 80,000 people -- mostly local tourists -- from the popular resort city of Da Nang after three residents tested positive


United Airlines passengers must wear masks at airports United Airlines passengers must wear masks at airports

The move comes as the airline announced a $1.6 billion loss in the second quarter of the year 


BTB to hold tourism workshops for 64 districts BTB to hold tourism workshops for 64 districts

 Bangladesh Tourism Board (BTB) has taken initiative to hold separate workshop for 64 districts involving local stakeholders


Special incentive package demanded for tourism to overcome Covid-19 crisis Special incentive package demanded for tourism to overcome Covid-19 crisis

Speakers at a virtual discussion on Saturday demanded a special incentive package from the government to overcome the current crisis 


Bali to welcome foreign tourists from September Bali to welcome foreign tourists from September

Indonesia's resort island of Bali will allow international tourists to visit from 11 September


Taj Mahal remains shut as India reports record daily virus cases Taj Mahal remains shut as India reports record daily virus cases

The shining marble mausoleum south of the capital New Delhi has been closed since mid-March as part of measures to try and combat the pandemic


Covid-19 speeds up digital transition of global trade Covid-19 speeds up digital transition of global trade

The coronavirus pandemic has dealt a huge blow to global trade


Spain to reopen borders to 12 non-EU countries Spain to reopen borders to 12 non-EU countries

Travel restrictions do not affect people working in transport, such as truck drivers, people working for airlines or shipping companies, seasonal agricultural workers and those in diplomatic or consular posts


Tajmahal-Lalquila to open on July 6

Tajmahal-Lalquila to open on July 6

Over 3,400 monuments were shut down by the Archeological Survey of India (ASI) on March 17, days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the lockdown


Middle East air travel demand down 98pc in May Middle East air travel demand down 98pc in May

Passenger demand on Middle East carriers was down 98 per cent in May from a year ago


Disneyland employee unions to protest against reopening park Disneyland employee unions to protest against reopening park

Disneyland employee unions are planning a protest on Saturday against the reopening of the Southern California theme park

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