Tag: Travel

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staffSeptember 21, 2017

The world’s first sand hostel

Australia’s Gold Coast is getting a brand new hostel, and it’s made entirely of sand. Located on Kurrawa Beach, in ...

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staffSeptember 19, 2017

How flying seriously messes with your mind

Travelling by plane has become an everyday activity – but our bodies and brains are still affected by it. With ...

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staffSeptember 19, 2017

Ryanair cancels 2,000 flights, costing airline $30M

PARIS – Ryanair, Europe’s biggest budget airline, said on Tuesday it had canceled 2,000 flights scheduled until the end of ...

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staffAugust 15, 2017

2000 year old tombs discovered in Egypt

Archaeologists have discovered three tombs that date back around 2,000 years in southern Egypt. They were found in burial grounds ...

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staffAugust 1, 2017

Saudi Arabia plans luxury beach resorts on Red Sea

Saudi Arabia has launched a massive tourism development project that will turn 50 islands and other sites on the Red ...

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staffAugust 1, 2017

Cambodia Angkor Wat: Ancient statue unearthed

Archaeologists at Cambodia’s celebrated Angkor Wat temple complex have unearthed a large statue believed to date back to the late ...

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staffAugust 1, 2017

UK theme park rides closed after Ohio death

Five high-speed theme park rides have been shut across the UK after a death on a similar attraction in the ...

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staffJuly 29, 2017

Zermatt: ‘Longest’ hanging pedestrian bridge opens in Switzerland

A nearly 500m (1,640ft) bridge for hikers billed as the longest hanging pedestrian bridge in the world has opened near ...

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staffJuly 29, 2017

Second emergency landing for Jet2 plane in two weeks

A Jet2 aircraft has made a second emergency landing in as many weeks after an apparent recurrence of a technical ...

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staffJuly 25, 2017

SeaWorld’s three-month-old killer whale Kyara dies

SeaWorld San Antonio’s three-month-old orca whale calf Kyara died Monday of apparent pneumonia, the theme park announced. The female baby ...