Living Near the Ocean has Real Health Benefits

Living Near the Ocean has Real Health Benefits

Many people dream of living near the ocean, there is a reason why, as coastal living may be good for mental health, according to a study by researchers from the University of Exeter, England.  The research builds on prior studies linking natural environments to mental health and well-being, and suggests that you may be able […]

The Most Scenic Drives in the USA

The Most Scenic Drives in the USA

A wise man said it i the journey, not the destination. And when it comes to motoring in the USA it is true. With scenic routes across the country, you need not leave your car to see the most beautiful parts of the USA. From coastal routes to mountain top highways, here are some of […]

Egypt’s oasis and their mysterious legendary mounts

Egypt’s oasis and their mysterious legendary mounts

The mixing tales of legends and rituals coincide with holidays and celebrations, creating an Egyptian legend called Siwa Oasis. The oasis, located in the heart of the Egyptian desert, boasts many myths that bring special charm to this picturesque spot. The most famous of these legends is the story of the people of the oasis. […]

Must Visit European Coastal Towns

Must Visit European Coastal Towns

Europe’s long coastline is dotted with settlements whose inhabitants have, for centuries, made their living from the Sea. Today, many feature historic mansions, charming historic squares and quaint harbors that draw as many tourists as fishermen. Though some have grown into cities, others are constrained by the physical landscape to remain very beautiful coastal towns. Here are […]

The Azores, Where Nature Went Dramatic

The Azores, Where Nature Went Dramatic

From rolling green mountains to impossibly blue water, we are seeing pictures and hearing about the Azores more and more these days. This 9-island archipelago sits in the mid-Atlantic off the Portuguese coast. There Nature created a place of outstanding beauty, and Portuguese colonization and settlement made its mark on its culture. And now more […]

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas Hurricane Florence has grown to a potentially catastrophic Category 4 storm Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week. The 1st effects were already being seen […]

Staying Healthy on a Cruise Vacation

Staying Healthy on a Cruise Vacation

Staying Healthy on a Cruise Vacation The Big Q: Booked on or planning a Cruise? They are a great, relaxing, do not-worry-about-a-thing kind of vacation that millions of Americans love and enjoy. And with about 30 embarkation points across the nation, chances are 1 is within easy reach. At most, a cruise port is just […]

Unstable Weather Continue Across the UAE

Unstable Weather Continue Across the UAE

Unstable Weather Continue Across the UAE Heavy rainfall will persist over scattered areas Unstable weather will continue across the UAE Sunday, the UAE’s National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) said. In its daily bulletin, NCMS confirmed that heavy rainfall would persist over scattered areas, with thunder also anticipated. “Cloud amounts are increasing over most […]

New Zealand Tsunami: Families flee aftermath of major 7.8 Killer Earthquake

New Zealand Tsunami: Families flee aftermath of major 7.8 Killer Earthquake

New Zealand Tsunami: Families flee aftermath of major 7.8 Killer Earthquake An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 has struck near Christchurch, New Zealand, killing 2 people and triggering a Tsunami warning for part of the east coast. The quake struck 57 miles north-northeast of the city just after midnight local time on Monday and […]

‘Hermine’ Churning off the US Mid-Atlantic Coast

‘Hermine’ Churning off the US Mid-Atlantic Coast

‘Hermine’ Churning off the US Mid-Atlantic Coast Storm Hermine churned off the US Mid-Atlantic Coast Sunday, with forecasters projecting it may regain hurricane strength as it slowly moves North, cramping the Labor Day Holiday weekend with high winds, soaking rains and surging seas. The storm, which claimed at least 2 lives in Florida and North […]