Haute Ho Chi Minh

Haute Ho Chi Minh






Eat, pray, love? No, stay, spa, shop. This is the mantra driving a new experience offered by one of the world’s hottest new hotels, The Reverie Saigon.  Dubbed “Haute Ho Chi Minh”, the hotel’s first-ever package marries a three-hour shopping experience in one of Asia’s most dynamic cities with three spa treatments in a venue […]






Bollywood Parks Dubai Reveals Attractions and Ticket Prices

Bollywood Parks Dubai Reveals Attractions and Ticket Prices






Bollywood Parks Dubai Reveals Attractions and Ticket Prices The world’s 1st Bollywood-themed park will open in October 2016 Bollywood Parks Dubai, a part of the upcoming theme park complex Dubai Parks and Resorts has revealed details about the attractions and rides that it will host. The world’s 1st Bollywood themed park, it will open along […]






Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS)

Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS)






Wanda City Opening to Rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS) $DIS China’s Wanda Group on Saturday opened a RMB 40-B (US$6.1-B) theme park in the eastern city of Nanchang, capital of Jiangxi Province. Wanda Cultural Tourism City (Wanda City), is the latest rival to Shanghai Disney (NYSE:DIS) opening to the public in June. At the opening […]






Water Homes is Part of Dubai Mega Project

Water Homes is Part of Dubai Mega Project






Water Homes is Part of Dubai Mega Project The project, called Marasi Business Bay, will be developed by Dubai Properties State-owned conglomerate Dubai Holding has announced a new Dhs 1-B project in Business Bay which will be developed by its real estate arm, Dubai Properties Group. Called Marasi Business Bay, the waterfront development will extend […]






Top Ten International Destinations Booked for Summer 2016

Top Ten International Destinations Booked for Summer 2016






Protravel International – the travel industry’s leading luxury corporate and leisure travel agency with an award-winning reputation – is announcing its top ten international destination rankings for summer travel based on its agents’ actual bookings. Protravel is sending travelers to: (1) United Kingdom, (2) Italy, (3) France, (4) Germany, (5) China, (6) Switzerland, (7) Hong […]






F1: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Expects to be Strong at Monaco

F1: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Expects to be Strong at Monaco






F1: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Expects to be Strong at Monaco $RACE Sebastian Vettel said Wednesday that he sees no reason why Ferrari will not be back to top form at the Monaco Grand Prix, despite the struggle in Spain. Ferrari went into the Barcelona race weekend under pressure from company President Sergio Marchionne to deliver its 1st […]






Fishing News: Snook Season Closes June 1

Fishing News: Snook Season Closes June 1






Atlantic Snook to close in state and federal waters   The recreational harvest of snook in Atlantic state and federal waters will close on June 1. Snook will reopen for harvest in Atlantic state and federal waters, including Lake Okeechobee and the Kissimmee River, on Sept. 1. Snook is also closed for harvest in Gulf […]






Ft McMurray Wildfire, Canada’s Most Expensive Natural Disaster

Ft McMurray Wildfire, Canada’s Most Expensive Natural Disaster






Ft McMurray Wildfire, Canada’s Most Expensive Natural Disaster The raging wildfire in Alberta Canada will go down as the most expensive natural disaster in Canada’s history, damaging the environment, homes, businesses and the struggling economy in their path. Recently released data suggests that activity in the Canadian Province was firming near the end of Q-1 […]






38 Million Americans will Travel this Memorial Day

38 Million Americans will Travel this Memorial Day






AAA projects more than 38 million Americans will travel this Memorial Day weekend. That is the second-highest Memorial Day travel volume on record and the most since 2005. Spurred by the lowest gas prices in more than a decade, about 700,000 more people will travel compared to last year. The Memorial Day holiday travel period […]






China to Triple Spending on Tourism

China to Triple Spending on Tourism






China to Triple Spending on Tourism China’s spending in the tourism sector is likely to 3X by Y 2020, to RMB 3-T (US$460-B). China invested more than RMB 1-T in the tourism sector last year, an increase of 42% from one year earlier, Li Jinzao, head of China National Tourism Administration, said at the ongoing […]






Concorso Ferrari 2016 Old Town Pasadena, California

Concorso Ferrari 2016 Old Town Pasadena, California






Concorso Ferrari 2016 Old Town Pasadena, California The Concorso is the Ferrari Club of America Southwest Region’s signature event Last month on Sunday, 24 April, Concorso Ferrari 2016 was held Old Town Pasadena, California. Old Town Pasadena, one of Southern California’s most popular shopping and entertainment districts, and an ideal setting for the 9th 9nnual […]






California Wildfire Season, “May be Dangerous and Difficult”

California Wildfire Season, “May be Dangerous and Difficult”






California Wildfire Season, “May be Dangerous and Difficult” A 5-year drought has left 40-M dead and dried-out trees in California, including 29-M that died last year California may be facing a dangerous and difficult wildfire season in Y 2016 despite a relatively wet Winter, federal officials warned Tuesday. Most of the rest of the country […]






Summer Discount for Hollywood Route & Express Service from Fort Lauderdale

Summer Discount for Hollywood Route & Express Service from Fort Lauderdale






Summer Discount for Hollywood Route & Express Service from Fort Lauderdale The Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Water Taxi today unveiled an all-new summer savings program, which offers fantastic discounts on its recently introduced local Hollywood route, as well as its express service from Fort Lauderdale to Hollywood. Today through September 30, guests can enjoy an all-day pass for these […]






Miami Beach Fashion News: It’s Getting Hot

Miami Beach Fashion News: It’s Getting Hot






Miami Beach Fashion News: It’s Getting Hot It is getting hot in Miami and Miami Bikini Shop is heating things up with the hottest Bikini’s to hit the beach EVER. See all the Pics at www.miamibikinishop.com The Miami Bikini Shop luxury collection is all about fine fabrics, stylish cuts, great fit, comfort and a quality […]






Westgate Resorts Completes Securitization of Timeshare Loans






Westgate Resorts Completes Securitization of Timeshare Loans On April 26, 2016, Westgate Resorts completed a securitization through Westgate Resorts 2016-1 LLC (the “Issuer”). In connection with the securitization, fourteen (14) investors purchased $200 million of notes (the “Notes”) from the Issuer. The Notes were offered in a private placement within the United States to qualified […]






Dubai’s Expo 2020 Masterplan

Dubai’s Expo 2020 Masterplan






Dubai’s Expo 2020 Masterplan The 438-hectare site in Jebel Ali will be divided into several sections The Masterplan of the upcoming Expo 2020 Dubai was revealed last week at the Arab Media Forum, explaining the overall structure of the massive site. The exhibition area within the 438-hectare site in Jebel Ali will include a 2 […]






The Latest on the Ft. McMurray Wildfire

The Latest on the Ft. McMurray Wildfire






The Latest on the Ft. McMurray Wildfire In Alberta, Canada there is a Province wide ban on open fires, including campfires and the use of charcoal briquettes. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau went to Fort McMurray Friday to survey the damage firsthand and meet with emergency responders. He was also meeting Alberta Premier Rachel Notley in Edmonton. As crews […]






F1: Ferrari is the Team to Watch this Weekend in Spain

F1: Ferrari is the Team to Watch this Weekend in Spain






F1: Ferrari is the Team to Watch this Weekend in Spain $RACE The 2016 F1 World Championship begins the ‘European Season’ in Spai  Having brought their cars back to base from the opening four ‘flyaway’ rounds, this Grand Prix is traditionally an opportunity for the teams to introduce significant performance upgrades. This year’s race is […]






Dubai Headed to a Period of Accelerated Growth

Dubai Headed to a Period of Accelerated Growth






Dubai Headed to a Period of Accelerated Growth Dubai is weathering the Crude Oil-led economic slowdown afflicting its GCC neighbors and will enter a period of “rapid acceleration” in the buildup to the Expo 2020 trade fair, the International Monetary Fund says. Speaking to the media, the IMF’s mission chief for the UAE, Zeine Zeidane, […]






Visit Miami and Key West Now Before It Is Too Late

Visit Miami and Key West Now Before It Is Too Late






It is widely accepted that the time between March and May is the best season to enjoy the beauty of Miami and its cousin, Key West. The sun tends to shine brightly taking the average temperatures to a comfortable range between the 70s and 80s. Moreover, tourists will be avoiding the peak rates that are […]






F1: Ferrari Charging for the World Championship

F1: Ferrari Charging for the World Championship






F1: Ferrari Charging for the World Championship $RACE Sergio Marchionne says that Ferrari will keep charging for the 2016 World Championship. That is despite the fact that Sebastian Vettel, the Scuderia’s lead driver, is 67 points behind MercedesAMG’s Nico Rosberg. Ferrari and Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) President Marchionne set Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the target of winning immediately […]






Dubai Buildings to be Given Star Ratings

Dubai Buildings to be Given Star Ratings






Dubai Buildings to be Given Star Ratings The new Star system being developed by the Emirate’s land department aims to simplify rental and service charge calculations Properties in Dubai will be subject to a new Star rating system under plans announced by the Emirate’s land department, a DLD statement confirming the move. It said Dubai’s buildings […]






Bellissima! The Italian Automotive Renaissance, 1945‒1975

Bellissima! The Italian Automotive Renaissance, 1945‒1975






Bellissima! The Italian Automotive Renaissance, 1945‒1975 $RACE 50 years ago, in Y 1966, Lamborghini introduced a low, sleek, mid-engine  supercar called the Miura. Considered groundbreaking when it was introduced because of its transversely-mounted mid-engine (sidewinder) layout, the vehicle garnered a lots of orders despite being shown only as a rolling chassis a year earlier at […]






The 7 Star Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi






The 7 Star Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi The iconic Emirates Palace has once again emerged as the bright star at the 2015 World Spa Awards, winning four awards: World’s Best Hotel Spa 2015, World’s Best Spa Signature Treatment 2015, Abu Dhabi’s Best Hotel Spa 2015 and Middle East’s Best Hotel Spa 2015. A sister event […]






CELEBRATE THE ARTS AT SINGAPORE’S CULTURAL CARNIVAL

CELEBRATE THE ARTS AT SINGAPORE’S CULTURAL CARNIVAL






CELEBRATE THE ARTS AT SINGAPORE’S CULTURAL CARNIVAL Inaugural Keong Saik Carnival to be held on28  May 28 comes with an old-fashioned bazaar and good food Keong Saik Carnival, a cultural event involving local and international vendors and performances, will be held for the 1st time along Keong Saik Road, a street touting high-end shophouse establishments. […]






Australia & New Zealand Disaster and EM Conference

Australia & New Zealand Disaster and EM Conference






Australia & New Zealand Disaster and EM Conference  CRC research will feature with two complete streams at the Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference on the Gold Coast. CRC researchers speaking include Dr Chris Bearman, Dr Paula Dootson, Dr Katharine Haynes, Dr Danielle Every, Laura Gannon, Dr Jim McLennan and Lyndsey Wright. Earlybird […]






Convoys Evacuate Ft. McMurray Wildfire Victims, Oil Sands Operators Cut Production

Convoys Evacuate Ft. McMurray Wildfire Victims, Oil Sands Operators Cut Production






Convoys Evacuate Ft. McMurray Wildfire Victims, Oil Sands Operators Cut Production Friday and Saturday, Convoys of evacuees stranded by a wildfire raging in and around Ft. McMurray made their way through the heart of the devastation on the only highway out of the region. Wind-whipped flames roaring through forests and brush parched by a Spring […]






Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens

Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens






Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi Opens The 200-Room hotel is located on Al Maryah Island The third Four Seasons in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and 1st in Abu Dhabi, saw its 1st guests Thursday. Located on Al Maryah Island, the 200-room hotel adjoins the Abu Dhabi Global Market Square,  the UAE capital’s new international […]






Visit the Maldives Hakuraa Huraa

Visit the Maldives Hakuraa Huraa






Visit the Maldives Hakuraa Huraa Pristine white tent-roofs, a layered blue ocean and half a kilometer long jetty greet you as you land on Hakuraa Huraa, a destination designed for the intimacy of romance and the quiet of rejuvenation. To attempt to describe this island’s many breathtaking elements wouldn’t do them justice – get here, […]






Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day 2016






Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day 2016 Join the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) in celebrating the second annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day (Saturday, May 14) by attending one of many exciting events across the state including a festival and tournament in Pensacola or by participating in one of two new lionfish removal […]






The Best & Worst US Cities for Air Pollution

The Best & Worst US Cities for Air Pollution






The Best & Worst US Cities for Air Pollution Last month the American Lung Association published its”State of the Air” report. The results were more positive than the report released in Y 2014, more than 50% of Americans continue to live in areas where they are exposed to unhealthy levels of air pollutants. The “State […]






Damac Properties Reveals its Aykon Daredevil Attraction

Damac Properties Reveals its Aykon Daredevil Attraction






Damac Properties Reveals its Aykon Daredevil Attraction The development will allow daredevils to venture to the edge of the roof in just a harness Dubai property developer Damac has revealed more details about its adrenaline-fueled project Aykon Dare, which allows daredevil visitors to lean over the edge of the roofline. The 1st-of-its-kind tourist attraction will […]






Wildfires Have Created “Widow Maker” Gaps along the Pacific Crest Trail

Wildfires Have Created “Widow Maker” Gaps along the Pacific Crest Trail






Wildfires Have Created “Widow Maker” Gaps along the Pacific Crest Trail Wildfires have created lengthy gaps in Southern California sections of the Pacific Crest Trail, which hikers must bypass via shuttles or alternate routes to avoid dangerous conditions like unstable trees and loose rocks. Long-distance backpackers are taking alternate routes around the closures for fear […]






Dubai: IMG Worlds of Adventure Opens in August

Dubai: IMG Worlds of Adventure Opens in August






Dubai: IMG Worlds of Adventure Opens in August The attraction will open several months ahead of rival Dubai Parks and Resorts Dubai’s $1-B indoor theme park IMG Worlds of Adventure will open its doors Monday, 15 August, the company’s owners Ilyas and Mustafa Galadari Group confirmed Sunday. The park, which will include 20 rides and […]






Most Fires And Forest Fires Are Caused By People

Most Fires And Forest Fires Are Caused By People






Most Fires And Forest Fires Are Caused By People A number of fires In New Jersey this week may be indication of things to come as the Garden State enters it peak fire season. The latest reported brush fires on Tuesday shut down rail service on New Jersey Transit and Amtrak’s Northeast corridor, cutting off […]






Kris Jenner to Launch Business School in Dubai

Kris Jenner to Launch Business School in Dubai






Kris Jenner to Launch Business School in Dubai The Kardashian Matriarch plans to set up school 1st in New York, then the UAE Television star Kris Jenner is setting up to launch a Legacy business school in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The mother to the Kardashian children came to Dubai to launch the school, which opens […]