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Krabi authorities warn tourists to be wary of ill-behaved monkeys

BANGKOK, Thailand - Authorities have put up signs on popular beaches in Krabi province, warning tourists to be wary of ill-behaved, hungry monkeys, a Thai Rath report said on Tuesday.

Hotel operators warned about unquoted ‘resort fees’

If you've ever been hit with one, you know how an unexpected "resort fee" can take your breath away.

Ghana warns tourists to avoid unlicensed hospitality facilities

Tourists and the general public have been entreated to shun patronizing unlicensed hospitality facilities to ensure their safety and security.

Nepal urges foreigners to take precautions against cholera

KATHMANDU, Nepal — The cholera outbreak that has claimed 13 lives in the remote west of the country prompted Nepal to issue a warning for foreign travelers.

Tourists to Southeast Asia warned against drinking complimentary bar cocktails

Doctors are warning tourists to Southeast Asia against downing complimentary bar cocktails, which could contain enough methanol to blind them.

Fraser Island tourists warned about wild dog attacks

Tourists to Queensland's Fraser Island should carry walking sticks and travel in groups, a conservationist has warned after dingoes mauled a young German visitor.

Kashmir islamists warn tourists to dress “modestly”

SRINAGAR, India - The Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir has asked tourists visiting the Valley to desist from wearing skimpy clothes and warned them of an angry reaction if they failed to do so.

FBI: Hackers target travelers abroad while establishing internet connection in hotel...

If you're traveling abroad, your laptop could be attacked. That much, is certain, according to the U.S.

Tourists warned not to ride jet-ski in Phuket or Pattaya

PHUKET - One of the strongest warnings yet for tourists not to ride jet-skis in Phuket or Pattaya has been published online today under the heading: 'Jet-ski at your own peril in Phuket and Pattaya.'

Israeli tourists warned of possible attacks abroad

It appears as though Iran and Hezbollah are currently trying to carry out attacks on Israeli and Jewish targets abroad, Israel's Counter-terrorism Bureau warned Friday.

Snow storm slams Pacific Northwest

SEATTLE, Wash. - Even as snowfall slowed Wednesday in the Pacific Northwest, officials warned that falling temperatures would make roads icy and dangerous for drivers.

Western tourists in Bangkok warned of possible terror attacks

British tourists were warned today to beware of possible attacks targeting westerners in Thailand after police thwarted a terror plot in Bangkok.

Israel warns its tourists of possible terror attacks in Bulgaria

The head of Israel’s Counterterrorism Bureau said Thursday evening that it has no concrete information regarding a possible terrorist attack on Israeli tourists in Bulgaria.

Phuket police: Tourists should not leave their drinks unattended

PHUKET, Thailand - Tourists visiting nightspots in Phuket should not leave their drinks unattended as there have been incidents of people having their drinks “spiked” with potent sedatives in rece

IMF: Hong Kong may slide into recession

Hong Kong could slide into a recession next year because of depressed trade and instability in the financial sector, the International Monetary Fund warned.

Foreign Office warns UK tourists not to bring any whale meat...

Up to 70,000 Britons who visit Iceland each year have been given a stiff warning by the Foreign Office not to bring home any whale meat, saying to do so is in breach of international law protecting en

UK warns Brits to stay away from coastal areas in Kenya

The British Government has changed its advice to tourists visiting the Kenyan coast following the kidnap of a French woman by Somali pirates.

Small islands states sound alarm over their vulnerability to climate change

Representatives of small island States took to the podium at the General Assembly today to exhort the world to pay greater attention to their vulnerability to climate change, stressing that sustainabl

Shark attacks in Russia’s Far East prompt tourist warning

Tourists at Russia's Far Eastern Marine Reserve near Telyakovsky Bay have been warned about the danger of sharks after shark attacks on swimmers this week, the reserve's director Andrei Malyutin said

Canada issues India travel caution

Canada is advising that its level of travel warning over India has not changed in the wake of Wednesday's bombings in Mumbai in which at least 21 people were killed, but the department of foreign affa

IATA: Global air industry will face setback

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned that fuel prices could increase and the global aviation industry will face a setback while Japan recovers from the earthquake.

Chinese tourists reminded of aftershocks in Japan

BEIJING, China - China's tourism authorities on Sunday reminded people to be prudent before travelling to Japan and warned Chinese tourists in Japan about aftershocks.

Hong Kong issues Black travel alert for Egypt

The Hong Kong Government has raised the outbound travel alert for Egypt to 'Black' -- the highest level. It means residents are advised against travelling to the country for any reason.

Ban: Horn of Africa could become launch pad for global terrorism

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is calling on the international community to provide urgent military and other support to Somalia’s Transitional Federal Government (TFG) to stop “foreign fighters an

Fiji cancelled the gale warning

Nadi, Fiji - While strong wind warnings remain in place for all of Fiji, the Fiji Meteorological Service has now officially cancelled the gale warning issued yesterday afternoon as weather conditions

Riot in Australian Outback prompts tourist warning

SYDNEY - Riot followed the stabbing death of a local man in an Aboriginal settlement prompted warnings for tourists in Australia's Outback.

Tropical Storm Hermine prompts hurricane watch for Mexico, Texas

MIAMI – A hurricane watch has been issued for the coasts of Texas and Mexico in the Gulf as Tropical Storm Hermine approaches.

Destination news: Officials warn tourists after shark attack

A tourist took photographs of a shark attacking a seal close to the beach on the Cape Cod National Seashore, the park's chief ranger said today.

Canadian doctors to warn patients about transplant tourism

The Canadian Society of Transplantation has become the first organization of its kind to pass a policy directing doctors how to deal with patients who want to become transplant tourists.