LifeStyle: Travel

The Reason the Leaning Tower of Pisa Leans Is the Same Reason It’s Never Fallen

Sunday  14:51,   20 may 2018
travelandleisure

The Reason the Leaning Tower of Pisa Leans Is the Same Reason It’s Never FallenFor more than 20 years, researchers have been trying to figure out what makes the Leaning of Tower of Pisa such a unique landmark. And, in a twist that seems like a moral [...]

4 Ways To Ensure You Travel Responsibly

Sunday  14:50,   20 may 2018
readersdigest.com.au

To truly enjoy your holiday, make sure you’re supporting the local economy in the right way.Taken to the extreme, irresponsible travelling can cause a lot of[...]

Why People Like To Stay In Places Where Celebrities Have Died

Sunday  14:50,   20 may 2018
msn

Why People Like To Stay In Places Where Celebrities Have DiedVersace’s murder ― and the mystery surrounding the killer’s motive ― is the subject of the next installment in FX’s anthology series, “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime[...]

The Best Destination Spas in Canada for a Relaxing Weekend Retreat

Saturday  15:01,   19 may 2018
flare

Weekend agenda: massage, sauna, relax, repeatBest Destination Spas in British[...]

Cockroaches, blocked toilets and RATS: Australian tourist's 'luxury' Vietnamese cruise turns to horror after being conned by a 'glossy brochure showing a beautiful boat'

Friday  22:57,   18 may 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Cockroaches, blocked toilets and RATS: Australian tourist's 'luxury' Vietnamese cruise turns to horror after being conned by a 'glossy brochure showing a beautiful boat'Lynne Ryan booked the cruise at Halong Bay, Vietnam, with a[...]

Why Do Airplane Windows Keep Breaking?

Friday  10:06,   18 may 2018
cntraveler

Despite recent scares, safety experts say we shouldn't be worried.Most of us probably don’t think much about airplane windows—aside from those moments when we’re whipping out our phone for that sweeping aerial[...]

I Traveled Like an Influencer. It Didn't Go Well.

Wednesday  14:56,   16 may 2018
cosmopolitan

No wonder they get paid to post photos.I love photography and I love to travel, so I follow a ton of travel influencers: the Blonde Abroads, the Tara Milk Teas, the Gypsea Lusts, the Pilot Madeleines, and the Chelsea Kauais. Their lives look magical [...]

'Disappearing' lake re-emerges in Tasmania

Wednesday  09:56,   16 may 2018
bbc

'Disappearing' lake re-emerges in TasmaniaJAMES SPENCER The Disappearing Tarn filled with blue-green water on Mt Wellington in Tasmania The Disappearing Tarn fills with water only after heavy rain [...]

Why You Should Never Order Coffee or Tea on an Airplane

Wednesday  08:40,   16 may 2018
insideedition

One expert also gives tips on what to look out for while flying.Traveling can be both exhilarating and stressful at the same time but here are some secrets that might ease your[...]

Jane Seymour’s Travel Pet Peeves Are Totally Relatable

Tuesday  17:37,   15 may 2018
travelandleisure

Jane Seymour shares all her travel tips and picks.“I crave adventure and get bored very quickly,” Seymour told Travel + Leisure. “Right now, I’m preparing for a new movie and doing a fair bit of public speaking. I just never[...]

The Reason the Leaning Tower of Pisa Leans Is the Same Reason It’s Never Fallen

Tuesday  17:36,   15 may 2018
travelandleisure

The Tower of Pisa has been leaning for more than 800 years, but it has never fallen. For more than 20 years, researchers have been trying to figure out what makes the Leaning of Tower of Pisa such a unique landmark. And, in a twist that seems like a [...]

Inside Coober Pedy, Australia's Underground Town

Tuesday  10:12,   15 may 2018
cntraveler

In this week's Maphead, Ken Jennings goes down under—literally.The remote South Australian town of Coober Pedy takes its name from the Aboriginal words "kupa-piti," meaning "whitefella hole." And that's accurate—the township is full of holes dug [...]

Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Suspends Tourism

Tuesday  10:12,   15 may 2018
cntraveler

Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo Suspends TourismVirunga National Park, a reserve in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, has suspended tourism, the park announced this morning, according to the BBC. The[...]

Why You Should Never Put Your Passport in Your Carry-on

Monday  18:52,   14 may 2018
travelandleisure

Why You Should Never Put Your Passport in Your Carry-onThere's one major reason this method is a problem: On completely booked flights, airlines may try to expedite the boarding process by asking passengers to check their bags gateside. Some with[...]

This aeroplane will change travel forever

Monday  09:31,   14 may 2018
msn

This aeroplane will change travel foreverThe aircraft that could potentially change long-haul travel forever took off for the first time from the Airbus factory in[...]