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The city of Wiesbaden in Germany, has seen a significant increase of incoming GCC visitors, according to a recent report released by the local German Tourist Office. The statistics counted more than 10,000 overnight stays from the Arab Gulf states, between January and April 2018, a 17.1% increase compared to the the same period of last year.

As part of CNN’s coverage of the Helsinki Summit between Presidents Trump and Putin, Christiane Amanpour sat down with the host Finnish President Sauli Niinistö to discuss what had been achieved.

In response to the global trend of sustainable tourism, the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications is promoting the "Tourism 2020 - Taiwanese Sustainable Tourism Development Program" and designating main themes for each year from 2017 to 2020. Among them, the year of 2018 has been designated as the Year of Bay Tourism. Six cities and counties and 10 islands with island resources have been designated as pilot sites. Among those designated are three islands in Taiwan’s Penghu archipelago: Qimei, Yuweng and Jibe. The goal of the program is to encourage tourists to explore Taiwan’s 10 major islands, develop island eco-tourism, and spread appreciation and awareness among locals and tourists about protecting marine ecology.

A team of scientists has captured on video a four-mile iceberg breaking away from a glacier in eastern Greenland, an event that points to one of the forces behind global sea-level rise.

The scenery is enchanting, the culture is captivating, and the people will give you a welcome that will warm your heart. The island of Ireland has a unique appeal, with an incredible myriad of luxury experiences to suit discerning travellers and the choice is ever widening. The island of Ireland is home to luxurious retreats for travellers seeking to indulge in the high life with simply the best of posh getaways.