Natural disaster

Is volcano tourism ever safe?
Volcano, Tourism
In Depth

Is volcano tourism ever safe?

Tourists were allowed to visit White Island in New Zealand despite warnings of imminent eruption
11 Dec 2019
New Zealand volcano: police say no more survivors expected
New Zealand volcano
In Brief

New Zealand volcano: police say no more survivors expected

Questions raised over why tourists were allowed to visit volcano after signs of unrest
10 Dec 2019
Albania rocked by strongest earthquake in decades
Thumane Albania Earthquake
In Depth

Albania rocked by strongest earthquake in decades

Rescue workers continue to pull people from rubble after magnitude 6.4 quake
26 Nov 2019
Seven tourist destinations recovering from disaster
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In Depth

Seven tourist destinations recovering from disaster

Tourist hotspots from New Orleans to Egypt have been struck by disasters such as terrorism and hurricanes. How have they recovered?
8 Jul 2019
Floods and landslides kill 1,200 in South Asia
Flood victims in Malda, West Bengal
In Brief

Floods and landslides kill 1,200 in South Asia

While Houston floods capture the world's attention, monsoons in South Asia are destroying villages, farms and lives
30 Aug 2017
Two dead and hundreds injured in Greece and Turkey quake
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In Brief

Two dead and hundreds injured in Greece and Turkey quake

Popular holiday resort of Kos rocked by 6.7-magnitude tremor overnight
21 Jul 2017
Colombia: More than 250 killed in landslide
Mudslides in Mocoa, Colombia
In Brief

Colombia: More than 250 killed in landslide

Dozens of children among the dead after heavy rain floods the south-western city of Mocoa
3 Apr 2017

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