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Temple stay tourism booming in South Korea

As a paying guest at Mihwangsa, there's no need to book a morning wake-up call.It's provided well before sunrise, at 4 am to be precise... and it isn't optional.

Angkor’s temples in danger of being loved too much

The temples of Angkor have stood for as much as 1,000 years.

Bikini-clad tourists banned from Goa temples

Priests at the Mahalsa Narayani Temple in Mardol posted a sign warning “entry restricted for foreign tourists” while others imposed a strict dress code for visitors to protect the 'sanctity’ of

New rules introduced for visitors at Borobudur and Prambanan temples

They are some of the best-known icons of Indonesia’s tourism.

Cambodia: Night hours for Angkor Wat?

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Cambodia is considering opening the famed Angkor Wat temples at night to draw more tourists to the impoverished country, an official at the archaeological site said.

New ancient Egypt temples discovered in Sinai

CAIRO – Archaeologists exploring an old military road in the Sinai have unearthed four new temples amidst the 3,000-year-old remains of an ancient fortified city that could have been used to impress

Religious tourism taking off in Agra

Agra - Most tourists flock to Agra to see that ever-beautiful monument to love, the Taj Mahal, but the city is a treasure trove of many religious monuments as well.Now the Agra Hotels and Restaurants' Association has released a new tourist guide map, highlighting centuries-old shrines in the city.