Riders wowed by view from big Las Vegas Ferris wheel

Las Vegas — Tourists began taking in the view Monday from a skyline-changing observation wheel that offers a unique overview of sparkling Las Vegas Strip resorts, wide skies and craggy brown mountains in the distance. LAS VEGAS – Yahoo News Search Results

India travel magazine honours Malaysia

NEW DELHI: Malaysia secured three awards at the Travel + Leisure India & South Asia magazine's India's Best Awards 2013 on Monday. Malaysia was named the best green destination for the second consecutive year,  Langkawi was crowned runner-up as a honeymoon destination and the KL International Airport was declared a joint runner-up with Heathrow Airport […]

Tourism industry leaders join TIA board

Three of the tourism industry’s most senior executives are joining the board of the Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA). Air New Zealand Chief Executive Christopher Luxon, Auckland Airport Chief Executive Adrian Littlewood and Tourism Holdings Limited (thl) Chief Executive Grant Webster will join the TIA board this month, chairman Grant Lilly has announced. "Through […]

Disney World: Parking fee rises to $17

Disney World has raised the price of parking at its theme parks to $ 17 per day per car, up from $ 15.         Disney World – Yahoo News Search Results

Kerry cancels trip to Ramallah: US

US Secretary of State John Kerry cancelled plans to travel Wednesday to Ramallah after both the Israelis and the Palestinians announced moves likely to scuttle the peace talks. "We are no longer travelling tomorrow," a senior State Department official said, shortly after Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said the Palestinians would seek membership of 15 UN […]