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Traveling abroad? Don’t make yourself a target by sticking out as...

Going to travel abroad? Here's a tip: Blend. Don't stick out as a tourist because it's like wearing a "Mug me!" sign, travel experts say.

Case resolved after eTN Readers made urgent appeal to find missing...

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE. The American couple that had gone missing in Peru has been found safe, Peru's Ministry of Tourism and Commerce told CNN Tuesday.

US tourists kidnapped in Egypt released unharmed

CAIRO, Egypt - Two American tourists who were kidnapped early Thursday in Egypt's Sinai region have been released unharmed, a U.S. State Department spokesman said, citing Egyptian officials.

US travel on solid footing for summer

WASHINGTON, DC – For the second consecutive year, the outlook for summer travel continues to brighten with more than three in five US adults (64 percent), or an estimated 154 million Americans, plan

Fiji recognized among most American-friendly vacation spots

SUVA, Fiji - U.S.-based Newsmax Magazine has ranked Fiji among the friendliest places in the world for Americans to visit and vacation.

Poll: Americans want cameras aimed at African lions, not rifles

WASHINGTON - A new poll found that 70.4 percent of Americans would pay to go on an African safari to view lions, whereas only 6.6 percent of Americans would pay to hunt lions.

Bringing guns into Canada lands US tourists in jail

Two American tourists spent five days in jail, put up $50,000 each in bail and are facing three years behind bars after border guards seized a small arsenal of firearms at the U.S.-Canada border cross

US tourists expelled from India for “converting the poor”

Kottayam - Three American tourists were asked to leave India over complaints filed against them and against local evangelical pastors.

London among top destinations for US tourists over Memorial Day

London's calling and the Yanks are coming. After drawing record TV viewership in the States, the Royal Wedding also appears to have sparked strong American interest in visiting the UK this summer.

Driver in bus crash that killed US tourists arrested

CAIRO — Arrest of the truck driver involved in a crash with a tour bus that killed eight Americans and injured 21 others has been ordered by Egyptian authorities.

What American travelers prefer to eat while on vacation

DALLAS - Marinara and mozzarella are what U.S. travelers prefer to feast on while traveling, according to the latest survey.

Paris expects increase in numbers of American tourists

Paris tourism officials say they expect an increase in numbers of American tourists as the U.S. economy improves.

Families of American tourists to sue over Skellig deaths

The families of the two American tourists who died following a fall on one of the worlds heritage sites, Skellig Michael off the Co. Kerry Coast, plan to sue the state.

Two American tourists abducted in Yemen

HAYMA, Yemen — Gunmen kidnapped two American tourists and their driver in Yemen on Monday and demanded the release of a jailed tribesman, security officials said.

US billionaire gives Irish tourism a boost

An Irish-American philanthropist is pitching in to save the flagging Irish tourism industry.

American tourists plead guilty over brawl with police in Antigua

Five New Yorkers charged with brawling with cops on the island of Antigua pleaded guilty Saturday after striking a deal that's expected to spare them jail time.

American tourists detained in Iran visited by Swiss diplomats

Swiss diplomats were allowed on Tuesday to visit three American tourists detained in Iran on charges of illegal entry, according to the Swiss Foreign Ministry.

Paris hopes US visitors will boost tourism revenues

PARIS — Paris is counting on American tourists — and a new law allowing more stores to open on Sundays — to boost tourism revenues pinched by the global financial downturn.

US State Department sharply criticizes Israel for travel restrictions on tourists

The U.S. State Department Wednesday sharply criticized Israel for travel restrictions on Americans, mostly of Arab origin and whom Israel considers security risks.

American tourists make tourist guide’s dream a reality

LALIBELA, Ethiopia - Guide Getachew Tekeba used to bring tourists to his favorite mountainside spot just minutes from his house in Lalibela to watch the sunset and talk of his fantasy to build a hotel

Number of Americans visiting Canada is at a 37-year low and...

TORONTO — The number of U.S. tourists visiting Canada is at a 37-year low and declining, mainly due to the recession, but stricter new U.S.

American tourists confirmed as A/H1N1 cases in Jiangsu

NANJING - Two American tourists in east China's Jiangsu Province were confirmed as A/H1N1 patients Monday, the local health department said.

Europe feels US financial crisis in absence of tourism

ROME — Americans have gone missing.

Americans to get free Tussauds entry for Obama inauguration

LONDON – Madame Tussauds is to give US citizens free entry to the London tourist attraction on January 20, to mark Barack Obama's inauguration as US president, it said Wednesday.

American tourists check in for checkup

A group of Americans visited South Korea not only to go shopping and traveling but get high-quality, state-of-the-art medical treatment at relatively lower costs.

Who likes American tourists? South Korea, Canada

Where we travel is not necessarily related to our popularity with the locals, a new study indicates.