New South Wales attracted more tourists in 2015 than any other Australian state or territory. International arrivals grew by 8.9% to 3.6 million visitors, and domestic tourism grew by 3.8% to 7.5 million visitors.
Based on advanced room reservations, this year's favoured Memorial Day travel destinations are Las Vegas, Nevada; San Diego, California; Orlando, Florida; and New York, New York, on line travel website the Priceline.com says
Qatar Airways launches a new route linking its Doha hub with Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands. It is the Middle Eastern airline's 34th European travel destination. Service begins 16 June.
Top 10 American Cities: Chicago reclaims its Second City status – at least in the eyes of TripAdvisor users – leapfrogging over San Francisco to claim 2nd best travel destination in the United States. New York retains its First City status.
Five star resorts often offer fascinating activities that support local customs and crafts. A boutique hotel in West Bali can show you how to make salt the traditional way.