(CNN) — When the powerful waters of Niagara Falls appeared to freeze over a few weeks ago in January, it both dazzled and mystified the Internet. This beautiful wintry phenomenon attracts major attention even though it seems to happen every other year. Each time, science-minded reporters and officials love to point out that Niagara Falls
All international and domestic commercial flights in and out of Pakistan were canceled “until further notice,” Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority told CNN. Thousands of people were also stranded by affected airlines that not only land in Pakistan, but fly over its airspace — one of the major routes from Southeast Asia into Europe. Thai Airways
Icebergs and surf boards – an unlikely pairing, but one which brings endless entertainment to those that have made a sport out of it. Arctic surfing, as it’s come to be known, is exactly what it sounds like it is: taking to the waves around very cold coastlines, and it begs a few questions. Intrigued,
In addition to the St. Somewhere Spa, the water park and other soon-to-come features, Margaritaville is set to be a one-stop location for dining, shopping and entertainment with Sunset Walk at Margaritaville. Just outside the resort doors, this complex will feature some 200,000 square feet of retail space, a 12-screen dine-in movie theater and a
The headlines from mainstream news sites are pretty giddy about a new award-winning whisky right now. Esquire, the Evening Standard, The Independent, the Huffington Post, The Daily Mail (though you’d expect them to get it wrong given their unreliability), and plenty others are claiming that a £13.50 ($18) whisky has just been declared ‘the best
A team of 12 geologists and archaeologists from across the United Kingdom unveiled research this month that traces some of the prehistoric monument’s smaller stones to two quarries in western Wales. The team also found evidence of prehistoric tools, stone wedges and digging activity in those quarries, tracing them to around 3000 BC, the era
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Americans love craft beer. The nation is home to well over 6,200 craft breweries (and that number continues to grow), as well as thousands more beer bars and brewpubs. The sheer variety of quality beer on the market today can be overwhelming. We want to narrow down the field, and we need your help. Vote
Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Vegan chow mein at Panda ExpressSource: PETA For the first time in its 35-year history, fast-food chain Panda Express has added vegan entrées to its menu. Following in the footsteps of major giant fast food purveyor Carl’s Jr., the brand is responding to an outpouring of medical recommendations
Southwest Airlines is finally on its way to Hawaii.
(CNN) — It’s time to shake the sand out of the golden envelope for a fresh set of awards — TripAdvisor has announced its best beaches in the world for 2019. Ranked by traveler reviews and ratings, the list is made up of 25 idyllic spots in the likes of Aruba, Cuba, Turks and Caicos
(CNN) — Dubbed an engineering marvel, China’s highly anticipated Raffles City Chongqing project is nearly complete. Devised by world-renowned architect Moshe Safdie, it measures a staggering 1.12-million-square-meters and consists of a collection of eight towers and a gigantic connecting skybridge — which is being called a “horizontal skyscraper.” The 250-meter-long skybridge, named Crystal, is said
An expert guide to the best hotels for Canary Island holidays, including the top resorts, boutiques and budget hotels in Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Tenerife, La Gomera, La Palma and El Hierro. Tenerife The weather is the number one reason why most people flock to Tenerife’s shores, to enjoy almost guaranteed sunshine all year. Family-friendly and
People rarely rave about the meals they eat at gas stations, but that is not the case in Franklin, North Carolina. Hungry diners – locals and tourists alike – happily line up in the Hot Spot gas station parking lot, waiting for a table at Caffe Rel, a European bistro offering a one-of-a-kind culinary experience.
Avery Dennison’s WaveSafe tag.Avery Dennison Japan is one of the countries that are facing a serious shrinkage of population. There were 125 million people as of 2000, and the number is expect to go down to 88 million in 2065, due to a declining birth rate. Japan is also a unique country that relies heavily
The artist Paul Gauguin immortalised their beauty, as did the writer Robert Louis Stevenson, while the actor Marlon Brando went a step further and bought one of the islands. Can’t make up your mind which Pacific paradise to visit? Here’s a selection of cruises that will enable you to enjoy powder-white beaches, sail in pristine
Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin FocusPhoto Courtesy: SUM Rene Descartes stated: “I think, therefore I am”, and nothing could lead me closer to finding the truth than enjoying this specific path to enlightenment. How is this done in the modern context? By slipping a couple of these tasty little SUM Microdose
Regardless of who wins an Oscar on Sunday, no nominee will walk away empty handed.
(CNN) — Flying economy has never been glamorous, but these streamlined new seats might make those cheap tickets a bit more alluring. British design company LAYER has devised a prototype seat, designed for use in Airbus economy cabins on short to mid-haul flights, that promises to deliver heightened comfort levels. Dubbed “Move,” this concept seat
What type of butterfly migrates to Mexico each winter? Find out in our quiz © JHVEPhoto / Shutterstock Do you know which country is home to the Hill of Crosses? Or the city where Aussie soap Neighbours is set? Test your knowledge of travel trivia with the February edition of our monthly travel quiz, based