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Hiroshima Peace Museum attracts record number of visitors in 2023 fiscal year

The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum located in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, in central Hiroshima, Japan, has already reached a record 1,760,252 visitors with still just over a month to go…

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Feb 28, 2024 Arts / Culture / Education / Tourism /


ATTA reveals key trends and issues shaping adventure tourism in 2024

Taking account of issues as diverse as sustainability, overtourism, climate change, artificial intelligence and regional conflict, the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) has released…

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Feb 16, 2024 Culture / Environment / Tourism / Wellness /


International esports exhibition match in Darwin to blend culture and entertainment

With support from Northern Territory Major Events Company, Darwin will host some of the best Tekken players from the Philippines and Australia when they compete in an esports exhibition…

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Feb 14, 2024 Culture / Entertainment / Events / Sport / Technology /


New inclusive heritage conservation campaign launched for Saudi Arabia’s AlUla

Saudi Arabia’s Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU), has launched a new, inclusive heritage conservation campaign aiming to enahnce the public's knowledge, awareness, and desire to…

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Feb 2, 2024 ByKaren Sweaney Arts / Attractions / Culture / Environment / Tourism /


Iranian Government eases restrictions on women entering football stadiums

Longstanding restrictions on Iranian women watching live football in the nation’s sport stadia -marked by high profile protests over the years - appear to have been eased with 3,000…

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Jan 27, 2024 Culture / Government / Sport / Venues /


teamLab Planets Tokyo secures top 5 Google search ranking for museums

teamLab Planets Tokyo in Toyosu has secured top five position in Google’s 2023 search ranking for 'Most Popular Museums in the World'.  An international art collective,…

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Jan 24, 2024 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Tourism / Venues /


Samurai Ninja Museum Tokyo offers diverse cultural experiences

Samurai Ninja Museum Tokyo, which opened in December 2023, offers an array of experiences allowing visitors to learn about Japan's samurai history and be immersed in Ninja culture. The…

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Jan 20, 2024 Attractions / Culture / Education / Entertainment / Tourism /


Singapore Art Museum announces opening of new collection gallery

To accommodate the Singapore Art Museum (SAM) expanding collection of contemporary art, the Museum has announced the opening of a new collection gallery at Tanjong Pagar Distripark.…

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Jan 17, 2024 Arts / Culture / Education / Tourism / Venues /



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