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Previously unknown shipwreck identified as 17th-century Dutch warship

The identification of the wreck offers a fascinating glimpse into the past, enabling us to learn more about the maritime history of the 17th century.


The Best Cities To Retire on $2,000 a Month

You're planning to retire in the not-so-distant future, which means you'll be living on a fixed income. Therefore, you're looking for a new hometown where you can enjoy life while stretching your...


Summer vacation in winter: the 10 most popular travel destinations


‘Maternal brilliance’: gentle flight attendant in China goes viral and praised online after soothing screaming baby on plane for almost 5 hours

A flight attendant has been praised on mainland social media for helping a mother keep her baby quiet on a domestic flight After noticing a woman struggling with a crying baby on an almost five-hour flight, the attendant kept him calm for the remainder of the journey A flight attendant in China who spent nearly five hours soothing a crying baby on ...


Israeli luxury hotel ranked in Conde Nast's 2023 Gold List

The Jaffa was noted for its beautiful interior and how it reflects the current zeitgeist of the city where it resides.


These are the most expensive neighborhoods in the world


40 Countries You Might Not Have Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

It's time to get your passport ready.


Charming Europe destinations for a romantic getaway

Explore more about these beautiful destinations on Microsoft Travel. Whether you’re looking solo travel, mountain treks, or just some relaxing time on beaches, Microsoft Travel is your one-stop vacation planning destination. Book flights and hotels at competitive rates, explore area attractions, see weather trends, create an itinerary, and much mor...


20 Essentials for Your Next Winter Road Trip

Before you drive over the river and through the woods this winter, make sure to pick up some of these must-have accessories.


Woman in China demands compensation and apology after male hotel staffer entered her room at midnight to ‘deliver a fruit platter’

A woman staying at the All Seasons Hotel in northern China was shocked when a security guard entered her room at midnight on January 10 The hotel says the incident was a misunderstanding and has refused to apologise or pay the woman compensation A woman is seeking compensation from a hotel in China after a security guard used a master key to enter ...


13 Breathtakingly beautiful places in Sioux Falls


Israel: The Land of Bourbon and Whiskey?

Dew of B’dolah is a smooth bourbon that was born in the US, matured at sea, and aged and bottled in Israel. It is the latest product from Thinker’s Distillery.


Thailand could introduce a fee for tourists: how much it would cost from June

Starting in June 2023, Thailand could introduce a fee for tourists, as announced by Tourism Minister Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, quoted by Bangkok media. According to what has been learned, the date of arrival and not the date of booking the trip may prevail to apply the fee. While waiting for the government to give the final go-ahead, it is known that the fee should be around 9 euros (300 baht) and that it will be applied, presumably, through air tickets. The hypothesis, from what filters from Bangkok, is that the money collected through the payment of the fee goes to cover medical expenses for foreigners involved in accidents or injuries within the country but also to support investments for development in tourist destinations.


Ascott Limited to debut hotels with heritage stories in SG, China, Vietnam

The portfolio is titled The Crest Collection. CapitaLand Investment’s lodging business unit, Ascott Limited, will debut its global portfolio, The Crest Collection, as it extends its presence in China, Singapore, and Vietnam. The portfolio will also grow its existing presence in France, with an addition of a fifth property in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris. Ascott has over 1,000 units across eight properties under The Crest Collection. It is also...


The fun never ends at these amazing India destinations

Explore more about these beautiful destinations on Microsoft Travel. Whether you’re looking solo travel, mountain treks, or just some relaxing time on beaches, Microsoft Travel is your one-stop vacation planning destination. Book flights and hotels at competitive rates, explore area attractions, see weather trends, create an itinerary, and much mor...


The oldest restaurant in the world is 298 years old: here's where it is

There is a restaurant that this year celebrates 298 years of activity: it is the oldest restaurant in the world still in operation, as confirmed by Guinness World Record. A reference point for dining in Madrid, it offers a unique culinary experience with traditional Spanish cuisine and a welcoming atmosphere. The restaurant's cuisine is famous for its grilled pork specialties, including the famous cochinillo asado (roast suckling pig). The restaurant is also famous for its history and cozy atmosphere, with walls covered in photographs and mementos dating back centuries. In this photo gallery we will explore the history of the restaurant, its cuisine and its traditions.


15 fun things to know about smiling

It’s the world’s most universally known expression, one that crosses borders, cultures, and languages. Many of us have been told to “turn that frown upside down,” but did you know that smiling has some surprising benefits for people of every age? This common facial expression does more than convey a person’s happiness. Read on for some fun and fascinating facts about this well-known gesture.


The most stunning islands in US you don’t want to miss

Explore more about these beautiful destinations on Microsoft Travel. Whether you’re looking solo travel, mountain treks, or just some relaxing time on beaches, Microsoft Travel is your one-stop vacation planning destination. Book flights and hotels at competitive rates, explore area attractions, see weather trends, create an itinerary, and much mor...


Best Travel & Tourism stocks to follow in 2022.

Travel and tourism is a broad category, with a diverse list of well-known brands. Ecotourism is a fast-growing niche, especially among young travelers. Tourism sector has been perhaps the hardest hit part of the economy by the COVID-19 pandemic. This list presents some of the best travel and tourism stocks to track in the post-pandemic era. The list's performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Ride Through Japan On The Back Of A Classic Kawasaki Meguro K3

Take a moto vlogging trip through Tokyo and through the history of the Meguuro with this video.


Britain's most scenic riverside towns and villages

Great Britain's vast network of fresh, sparkling rivers serve as picturesque backdrops to numerous towns and villages, many of which have been anchored to their banks for centuries. These destinations are sited in some of the most beautiful landscapes in the United Kingdom, and the meandering waterways flowing past them or through them greatly enhance their appeal. Click through and visit the most scenic riverside locations in the land.


Experience the top 15 attractions in Glasgow


14 Most photo-worthy spots in Asheville!

Asheville is known for its vibrant theater scene, with numerous places to enjoy the dramatic arts and there is the Asheville Community Theatre which is famous, along with the NC Stage, Magic Theatre, and the Wortham Center for Performing Arts. It is often called the San Francisco of the East, it thrives on art, music, unbelievable food, craft beer,...


Harry Styles eyed for mega-money Las Vegas residency

Harry Styles could earn a bumper £40 million fee for a series of gigs in Las Vegas next year.


The Most Beautiful Greenhouses Across the Globe

You'll never guess where these greenhouses are located! Spring is already just a few weeks away—which means gardening season is nearly here, and with this change in season comes the opportunity to explore in-bloom landscapes near and far. Naturally, visiting historic gardens is an activity we highly recommend participating in once the weather warms up—specifically, exploring the many stunning greenhouses that gardens across the globe have to offer. Below, find House Beautiful's list of eight grand greenhouses to visit, including ones in New York, London, and Vienna. Safe travels!


Wells and fountains of desires: here are the most famous in the world

The wells and fountains of wishes are an ancient tradition that is found in many cultures around the world. These places of worship have been considered for centuries as bearers of luck and blessings, and have often been decorated with significant symbols and images. In this photo gallery we will explore some of the most famous wishing wells and fountains in the world, from the Trevi fountain in Italy, to the Petrifying well of Knaresborough, England. Read the photo gallery to find out how people still use these places to express their desires and hopes.


Best scenic mountain vistas in South America

Explore more about these beautiful destinations on Microsoft Travel. Whether you’re looking solo travel, mountain treks, or just some relaxing time on beaches, Microsoft Travel is your one-stop vacation planning destination. Book flights and hotels at competitive rates, explore area attractions, see weather trends, create an itinerary, and much mor...


7 Delicious dishes to try when you visit St. Louis


6 replicas of the iconic Eiffel tower around the world

The Eiffel tower is one of the most iconic symbols of France and the whole world. Built for the Universal Exhibition of 1889, this iron tower with a height of 324 meters has become a world-famous tourist attraction. But not everyone knows that there are several replicas of the Eiffel Tower scattered around the world. In this article, we will explore the history of the original construction of the Eiffel Tower and some of its most famous replicas, located in different countries of the world. With a look at the past and present, we will discover how the Eiffel Tower continues to inspire and be a symbol of ambition, engineering and art.


All the Rules You Never Knew Restaurants Have to Follow on 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives'

First rule of Flavortown? Don't say the word "Flavortown" on camera. Since 2006, we've watched Guy Fieri travel coast to coast visiting some of the country's greatest establishments for Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. It's one of the biggest shows on the Food Network, and with over 648 episodes and counting, it doesn't appear to be slowing down anytime soon. But what does it take to become a Triple D-featured spot and how does it all work? Both Fieri and producers have spilled behind-the-scenes secrets about the show throughout its 42 seasons—from who picks the restaurants to how you can tell if the host really likes a dish to what happens to these eateries after the cameras leave (spoiler: a little thing called the Triple D Effect!). Keep reading to learn about all things Flavortown and find out what really happens when Fieri rolls into your town.


The 12 Most Romantic Hotels in New York City

From the Rockaways to the Upper East Side, here's where to stay to get those sparks flying.


20 Best Places to Visit in March

From dreamy to adventurous, these top travel destinations are ready to be explored. Now that most of the country is thawing out in time for spring, it’s the perfect opportunity to get your luggage and carry-on bags ready and take a much-needed vacation. On the cusp of a new season, March is virtually synonymous with renewal and rejuvenation. Additionally, spring is symbolic of optimism and change. So, what better way to initiate inspiring fresh starts than by booking a trip this month? Plus, since it’s still early in the year, you probably have plenty of PTO just waiting to be used. With ample time and the world at your fingertips, it can be a challenge narrowing down where on the globe you want to go, but don’t fret. We’ve done the work for you and compiled some of the best places to travel to in March 2023. Travel preferences vary, so we’ve considered destinations that are sure to suit just about every traveler’s taste and lifestyle. From family-friendly spring break destinations in Florida to relaxing mountainside escapes in Switzerland, we’ve rounded up some of the best domestic and international travel ideas. Whether you prefer staying in the U.S. or want to broaden your horizons abroad, this list will provide suitable options. Depending on what time of the month you travel, you may find lower airfare and lodging rates. For example, if you opt for earlier in the month when weather can still be chilly, prices are likely to be less expensive than if you travel later in the month when temperatures start to warm up in many parts of the country. No matter where you land, keep in mind that peak travel times are only a couple of months away so take full advantage of deals while you can and plan accordingly. Let this list be your personal travel guide to finding the best places to explore and unwind this March. And for more recommendations, be sure to check out Good Housekeeping's Family Travel Awards.


34 Beautiful National Parks to Inspire Your Next 2023 Getaway

You don’t have to travel out of the United States for sights that will take your breath away.


30 of the Most Incredible Islands in the World to Visit Now

Dig out that bucket list and add these to it!


Light pollution: Will starry nights as we know them cease to exist?


The world's scariest hairpin roads

Some of the most attractive roads in the world are also among the most notorious for their hairpin bends, serpentine routes, and sheer-drop views. In fact, it takes a steady hand and nerves of steel to negotiate these perilous switchback highways. Click through and go round the bend following the scariest hairpin roads in the world.


Here’s A Taste Of What It Is Like To Moto Camp In Montreal

Let’s go on a little camping trip with YouTuber, onherbike, and her bike, Chillie.


You want to stop a bull with my BARE HANDS?! The pictures from around the world that tell a thousand words...

Celebrations are on the way globally… As China gets ready to bring in the New Year on January 22, what other countries have been taking party in annual festivals? From purification ceremonies to bull racing rituals… It’s around the world in 10 pictures…


The World's 19 Most Beautiful Historic Castles

They're literally fit for kings.


British expat reveals what tourists should never do while in Australia

A British woman who moved Down Under shared the biggest mistakes tourists make when they visit the country


Headed to Redding? Here's your foodie's guide to local eats

Redding Known as the "Trail Capital of California," this small city has around 100 miles of trails. Hikers and cyclists can both access the iconic Sundial Bridge through the highly-popular Sacramento River Trail. Redding's all-year-round abundant sunshine also adds a nice touch to outdoor activities. If the trails and parks are for outdoorsy types,...


The 10 best national cuisines in the world


Iconic Photos of Vintage Paris Starting at 1867

A look back at the history of the city of lights.


Check out these tasty delicacies on your trip to Las Vegas

Las Vegas Nevada's most populous city, Las Vegas, is undoubtedly the entertainment capital of the world. The city is best known for its luxurious Casinos, world-class hotels, and its happening nightlife. The fantasy city, also known as sin city, is incredibly popular among tourists worldwide and considered a popular holiday destination. Las Vegas S...


The Best Perks of Being President of the United States

Being Commander-in-Chief comes with plenty of hidden advantages.


Runestone discovered in Norway: will it be able to reveal what we still do not know about the runic alphabet?

During an excavation of a tomb found in the municipality of Hole, Norway, archaeologists from the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo have discovered an ancient runestone that could be between 1800 and 2000 years old. The discovery was made in autumn 2021 but would have been made known only now, after carrying out some studies and surveys on the find. According to archaeologists, the runestone dates back to the period between 0 and 250 AD and therefore belongs to what is defined as the Roman Iron Age. The runestone could be the first example of words recorded in writing in Scandinavia and could also help to understand both the origin of the runic alphabet, about which little is known, and who composed this Germanic written language.


How Are the Characters From 1923 Related to Yellowstone's Duttons?

Here's how the latest branch of the Dutton family tree connects to Yellowstone's first family. Johns and Jacks and Jameses and Jacobs—the Yellowstone universe is packed with enough Duttons to make your head spin. With the arrival of the latest Yellowstone prequel, 1923, there are even more names to keep track of. While there are still some secrets that have yet to be revealed about the family and how everyone is connected, we've made things a little easier by rounding up what we know so far about how the characters of 1923 relate to the Duttons of the modern day. Sign up for Paramount+ More: The Dutton Family Tree


Alcatraz Island: the prison's true stories and myths


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