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May Bay in Thailand has closed due to overcrowding.

8 tourist sites that had to close due to overcrowding

From the poppy fields in California to the beaches of Thailand, these are eight places that have barred tourists from visiting.
Nathaniel Holmes and Cynthia Day were found dead at a Bahia Principe property in the Dominican Republic on May 30.

17 seemingly suspicious cases of tourists getting sick, assaulted, and dying in the Dominican Republic since June 2018

At least 13 Americans have died in the Dominican Republic under suspicious circumstances since June 2018.

A US congressman wants better food and drink standards in the Dominican Republic after several US tourist deaths

US Rep. Adriano Espaillat, who was born in the Dominican Republic, visited the country from July 1 to July 6 to evaluate its tourism situation.
Nine Arches Bridge, Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka is making it cheaper to fly there in an effort to get people to visit after terrorist bombings killed more than 250 people

Sri Lanka was named Lonely Planet's best place to visit in 2019 before the bombings wounded its tourism sector.
Old Montréal.

23 photos that will make you want to travel to Canada

From the cobblestone streets of Montréal to the breathtaking mountains in Banff National Park, Canada is filled with beautiful sights for travelers to enjoy.
Khalid Adkins.

A Colorado man died in the Dominican Republic after being removed from a flight for being ill

Khalid Adkins, 46, of Denver died Tuesday after being hospitalized in Santo Domingo, his sister-in-law, Marla Strick, said.
Travelers should always beware of bookings that seem too good to be true.

11 signs the trip you’re planning could be a scam

From grammatical mistakes on travel websites to requiring early payment, there are tons of suspicious things to look out for when planning a trip.
An ECG measures the electrical activity of the heart.

A Dominican Republic official said an American woman probably died ‘from the shock’ of seeing her fiancé dead. Here’s how that&...

A death at a Dominican Republic resort was attributed to shock, which is a real, though rarely fatal, condition also dubbed "broken heart syndrome."
Vittorio's Pizza in Glen Cove, Long Island.

A New York pizzeria owner died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic, adding to the long list of tourist deaths in the country

Vittorio Caruso, of Long Island, New York, went into respiratory distress and died on June 17 while staying at the Boca Chica Resort in Santo Domingo.

There’s been a spate of seemingly suspicious tourist deaths in the Dominican Republic, but vacation deaths happen more than you think. Here̵...

U.S. tourists are more likely to die abroad from traffic accidents than mysterious murders, though vacationing is still a relatively safe experience.