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It's official! Australia has named the winners of its "Best Jobs in the World" contest — here are the winners, everyone from outback adventurer to chief funster.
An Australian theme park, is one of the more unusual attempts by Australia to win a slice of the world's largest outbound tourism market.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, (D-MN), shares her views on measures she's like to see to boost the $2 trillion dollar tourism industry in the U.S.
North Americans may have a reputation for generous tipping, but Germans are actually more likely to tip while on holiday, according to a TripAdvisor survey.
Victor Chan, Chairman at Hong Kong Hotels Association, says mainland Chinese are still Hong Kong's top tourists and biggest spenders. Andy Xie, Independent Economist, joins the conversation.
T.V. Seshadri, Asia division president at MasterCard Worldwide, comments on a MasterCard survey which reveals that Bangkok is to become the most visited city in the world this year, narrowly beating London.
A group of American tourists have been rescued from a drifting Icelandic iceberg that broke off from land as they were trying to picnic on it.
Jack Penrod, CEO of the exclusive beach club, Nikki Beach, tells CNBC that St Tropez never got hit by the financial crisis and kept going straight up.
After a string of high profile problems, Carnival's issuing its second profit warning in 2 months, reports CNBC's Simon Hobbs.
Japanese tourists to South Korea, the largest group of visitors to Asia's fourth largest economy last year, fell by 25 percent in the first quarter thanks to a falling yen. But not to worry - the Chinese are here.
Why are Japanese visitors shunning South Korea? The answer lies in currency markets.
Australia is looking to fill six dream jobs, from outback adventurer to chief funster. What sort of qualifications do you need to be the CHIEF funster? Read on.
Jason Yap, CEO of Travelzoo Asia Pacific, sees the weaker yen spurring both inbound and domestic travel in Japan.
The UAE and Saudi Arabia big drivers for the InterContinental Hotels Group, the world's largest hotel by number of rooms. Richard Solomons, the firm's CEO, discusses the drivers of regional demand, and why Africa is not on his priority list.
Home to the most extensive retail space on the planet, Dubai has the capacity to pack in the shops. But locals are also spending on luxury abroad, a lucrative opportunity as Desiree Bollier, CEO of Value Retail, explains.
The Gulf's clout as an international tourism destination is growing, with 15 million visitors expected in Dubai alone by 2015. Arne Sorenson, CEO of Marriott International, tells CNBC how he's looking to capitalize on shifting trends in the region.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs speaks to Norwegian Cruise CEO Kevin Sheehan about better than expected Q1 profit, and how he plans to keep profit moving forward.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs takes you inside Norwegian Cruise Line's new $900 million "Breakaway." (2:06)
Norwegian Cruise Lines is up 70 percent this year, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports the Garden State's beach area is still struggling to rebuild, six months after Super Storm Sandy left a wide swath of destruction in its wake.