Stories about Travel
Popular YouTube channel and website The Black Experience Japan features interviews with dozens of Black residents of Japan.
Even as COVID-19 cases continue to climb in major cities in Japan, the government launched a new campaign aimed at encouraging tourism in local communities.
The issue of China's treatment of the Uyghurs is slowly getting noticed in France, according to the author of the first book in French about Uyghur identity.
These laws show the identity of a new Sudan that recognizes rights, diversity, freedom of belief and expression.
The Vilina Vlas hotel hosted unspeakable crimes during Bosnian War in the 1990s. But it is still being billed as a haven for family breaks.
Local media and politicians have distorted reopening policies in neighbouring countries for political gain.
Last month Global Voices looked at preparations for an unusual tourist season in Albania. Now it is underway, with mixed results.
Under COVID-19 curfew in Kenya, transport providers have either been unable or unwilling to transport pregnant women in labor to health facilities for fear of harassment by security agencies.
Families of the victims of PIA Flight PK8303 were asked to give DNA to identify bodies.
"I believe that theatre will change the world, or at least one world, that of the individual."
As a major source of foreign exchange and employment for most of the region, safely opening up borders to overseas visitors has become ever more pressing.
Could the region be past the worst — or simply enjoying a quieter period before the much-feared second wave?
YouTube channel Anna Film Production produces short videos of interesting and scenic spots in the Kansai region in western Japan.
Southeast Asian countries have lost millions of visitors but none of their branding know-how.
The Netflix blockbuster “Extraction” attracted a lot of criticism and debate for its poor, inaccurate and stereotypical portrayal of Bangladesh and Bangladeshis.
One of Japan's most beloved tourist attractions is offering short virtual tours on YouTube.
Nepal's government tries to stall repatriating migrant workers stranded abroad.
Truck drivers in East Africa face an onslaught of new COVID-19 mandates and restrictions in borders towns — causing confusion, fear, endless traffic queues, protests and disrupted trade.
"Once things have “opened up” it will be back to normal. I don’t believe it will be a “new normal” – just normal."
"Today, I have not provided one service, and tomorrow, I’m not sure whether one will come or not. Probably finding a construction job is better."