Area 51 Luring Festive UFO Hunters

Area 51 Luring Festive UFO Hunters

UFO enthusiasts drawn by alien-themed festivities continued to pour into rural Nevada Friday near the Area 51 US military base, but fears of a mass raid on the remote site or a public safety crisis proved unfounded. An estimated 2,300 out-of-towners ventured Thursday and Friday to the desert region around Area 51, a secretive US […]

These Places Empty Out in September

These Places Empty Out in September

The traditional Summer season closes and the crowds start to disperse in September creating a quieter environment for a fantastic late-Summer vacation. Waiting out the Summer crowds pays off at the destinations listed below, so get ready to go. Zurich, CH By September, temperatures in Switzerland have dropped into the 60’s and the Summer tourist […]

The Great Castles of Europe

The Great Castles of Europe

Europe’s legendary castles are a delight to explore, these European fortresses are full of fairy-tale romance, adventurous history, and incredible architecture. Most European countries can boast castles located in city centers and remote countrysides, but here is a list of the best, as follows: Neuschwanstein, Germany This is the palace that inspired Walt Disney (pictured […]

AliPay For Cashless Taxis

AliPay For Cashless Taxis

Alipay, the world’s leading payment and lifestyle platform operated by Ant Financial Service Group, announced that it is partnering with UK mobility start-up, Splyt Technologies, to give the payment platform’s hundreds of millions users access to a global ride-hailing inventory via its in-app mobility marketplace mini program. Through this first integration of its kind by a […]

Explore Kathmandu, Nepal

Explore Kathmandu, Nepal

Kathmandu is not a glamorous city, but for the many visitors who travel here, that is a good thing. It is chaos at its best; dusty streets crowded with traffic in front of ornamental temples, and winding alleys that lead to thriving markets and packed squares. Nepal’s majestic natural landscape is often the draw, but […]

Visit These Places Now Before They Disappear

Visit These Places Now Before They Disappear

Instead of going with the crowds plan your travel this year with ecological/historical importance in mind. There are places in peril now that can still be enjoyed now, while actually helping the cause through proper booking and travel practices. Travel with good intent, with purposeful in choices, and believing these precious places on our planet […]

Singapore ‘Hawker’ Restaurant Michelin-Starred and Most Affordable

Singapore ‘Hawker’ Restaurant Michelin-Starred and Most Affordable

The notion of dining at Michelin-Starred restaurants evokes visions fine food and $$$$$, but there are some spots that will not break your bank. So, if you are in Southeast Asia, and looking to try the cheapest Michelin-starred restaurant in the world, you will need a plane ticket to Singapore and standing in lengthy queues. […]

If You Do Find Yourself in Central Paris, Here Are a Few Superb Places to Dine

If You Do Find Yourself in Central Paris, Here Are a Few Superb Places to Dine

Temples of haute cuisine, bistros guaranteed to stand the test of time, out-of-the-way boîtes where you are unlikely to see or bump into another tourist. The gastronomic excellence in Paris is unrivaled, renowned for its elegance and sophistication. From Michelin-starred palaces to Parisian barges, here is my selection of a few of the best restaurants […]

Have a Super Holiday, Avoid the Crowds

Have a Super Holiday, Avoid the Crowds

Have a Super Holiday, Avoid the Crowds Having a holiday is always special, but what feels even better than ankling from work for a couple of weeks? Being able to discover and enjoy a new spot without a sea of other tourists, that pure holiday pleasure. Let’s agree it is terrific to see the Sagrada Familia […]

Avoid the Crowds, Try These Off the Beaten Path Destinations

Avoid the Crowds, Try These Off the Beaten Path Destinations

Avoid the Crowds, Try These Off the Beaten Path Destinations Now, the world’s Top tourist destinations are bracing themselves for an ever-increasing number of visitors Y-Y. For some, there is already an anti-tourism sentiment. So, if you are concerned, below are 5 destinations limiting tourists, and off the beaten path to go instead, as follows: […]

Saudi Arabia Begins Tourism Jobs Push

Saudi Arabia Begins Tourism Jobs Push

Saudi Arabia Begins Tourism Jobs Push A new partnership will seek to increase the number of Saudis working in the sector Saudi Arabia’s Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTNH) has signed an agreement with the labor ministry to create more jobs for Saudis in the tourism sector. The partnership will see the two setup […]

Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look

Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look

Thailand Travel News: Mantra Samui Resort Unveils New Look New rooms,​ ​new ​spa,​​​ ​new ​pool area, and an elevated arrival experience anchor renovations Mantra Samui Resort is pulling up the curtains on a new tropical retreat in early 2017 after extensive renovations to its lobby, spa, pool, rooms and its green profile. The bold changes […]

Travel: The Beauty of Belfast, Ireland

Travel: The Beauty of Belfast, Ireland

Travel: The Beauty of Belfast, Ireland A bustling city centre and areas of natural beauty make Belfast a hidden gem for tourists The Republic of Ireland takes the lion’s share of the Emerald Isle’s tourist numbers, its neighbor in the north is a hidden gem that travelers to the far west of Europe should make […]

Travel Review: Granada, Spain

Travel Review: Granada, Spain

Travel Review: Granada, Spain Explores the Spanish city of Granada, finding art, culture and entertainment among its medieval streets Treading the winding, cobbled streets of Granada’s Albayzin District, with their narrow alleys, beautiful Moorish architecture and the iconic Alhambra in view, is like taking a step into Spain’s rich and mesmerizing past. Of course, the […]

Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016

Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016

Bangkok, The World’s #1 Travel Destination for 2016 Bangkok has edged out London as the world’s most visited city, according to the 2016 MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index released on Thursday. The Thai capital is projected to welcome 21.47-M international visitors in 2016, just ahead of 2nd-ranked London with a forecast of 19.88-M overnight visitors, […]

Terror in Thailand

Terror in Thailand

The attacks occurred south of Bangkok and several of the blasts including one on Patong beach in the tourist town of Phuket and three in the seaside resort city of Hua Hin appeared designed to strike the tourism industry. Police said firebombs also triggered blazes at markets and shops in six places, including Phuket, Trang, […]

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 […]

Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi

Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi

Warner Bros To Open Mega Theme Park In Abu Dhabi $TWX The $1-B park at Yas Island is scheduled to open in Y 2018 Abu Dhabi will soon open a new $1-B Warner Bros, a unit of Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) themed destination, it was announced Tuesday. Located on Yas Island, the development will include a […]