Travel Video: 2017 is the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development!

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The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has approved the adoption of 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The resolution, adopted on 4 December, recognizes “the importance of international tourism, and particularly of the designation of an international year of sustainable tourism for development, in fostering better understanding among peoples everywhere, in leading to a greater awareness of the rich heritage of various civilizations and in bringing about a better appreciation of the inherent values of different cultures, thereby contributing to the strengthening of peace in the world.”

North Korea’s Air Koryo to start route to Kuwait!

Two off the countries in the world who are least-interested in inbound tourism have connected with each other! North Korea’s Air Koryo will start flying to Kuwait once weekly soon. We don’t know how this will be to the benefit of either destination as visas are hard to get for either nationals to visit the other. At any rate, click here for the source.

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