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A series of protests and government crackdowns have turned tourists away from Egypt, but as CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports, things may be on the mend.
Aaron Fischer, Regional Head of Consumer and Gaming Research at CLSA, explains the top trends behind China's booming travel scene.
No matter where the Super Bowl is played, Las Vegas is always a winner. "Vegas is the mecca for Super Bowl shenanigans," said one repeat fan.
Hoteliers are upping their game in Japan, where the number of tourists spiked to a record high last year.
From Bugs to Dune Buggies, a new exhibition at the LeMay museum is celebrating the Volkswagen.
Tim Hansing, CEO at Red Planet Hotels, describes how the company plans to benefit from rising tourism in Japan.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports pot legalization in Colorado has brought a new breed of tourist to the state. And "pot clubs" are catering to their needs.
Aviation buffs are hopeful the airplane with the world's largest wingspan will remain open to the public in Oregon.
The Chinese population's burgeoning appetite for travel is only just beginning, travel website Hotels.com told CNBC.
One Hawaiian coastal town is asking a state tourism agency to stop encouraging visitors to stay overnight in their town.
Adolfo Mesquita Nunes, Portugal's secretary of state for tourism, says the country's tourism growth has been consistent and that the country remains "very good value for money".
Olga Kefalogianni, Greek Minister of Tourism, talks about the sector's "record year," and how the country plans to increase and diversify its offerings for tourists.
Panos Paleologos, founder and CEO of HotelBrain, explains why the Greek tourism sector has had a "fantastic" year, and says the sector can be the "vehicle" driving the country's recovery.
Mari Pangestu, Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy in Indonesia, says the country is looking at niche markets to grow its tourism sector.
Sonia Cheng, CEO of Rosewood Hotel Group talks about the company's strategy to capitalize on emerging "affluent explorers."
Arne Sorenson, CEO & President, Marriott International says the company plans to more than double in size in Asia in a massive expansion drive, and will soon enter markets like Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
The government shutdown has crippled the economy of an Arizona town near the Grand Canyon, where most residents rely on tourism.
If the first two days of China's annual Golden Week holidays are anything to go by, consumer confidence in the world's second-largest economy is strong.y is strong.
Richard Solomons, CEO of the InterContinental Hotels Group, talks about how 50% of its growth and future pipeline is in Asia.
Though a number of recent Olympics have disappointed host cities, some experts say Tokyo is poised to benefit from the 2020 games.