Iconic Cruise liner Reopens in Dubai as Luxury Floating Hotel
After a decade, iconic Queen Elizabeth 2 ocean liner is restored to its 1960s-era glory as a floating hotel docked at Mina Rashid in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
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Want to better understand the Trump presidency? Give 'Moby-Dick' another read
I have spent many anguished hours pondering how it is that a man of such low character and dubious qualifications occupies the Oval Office. I've spent even longer trying to...
1 day ago - LA Times
My young daughter is fine with snakes, but I have to run away
I can't help but contrast my own lack of curiosity, hampered by fear and thinking I know everything already, with my daughter's innocent questioning of the world Last...
1 day ago - The Guardian
Impact of plastic garbage reaches the Galapagos Islands
A loud bang as the generator came on, the splashing of the waves against the side of the small blue-and-white fishing boat, and our expedition began. A team of 15 set sail due...
1 day ago - National Geographic
How close are we to reaching the 2020 MPA targets? A perspective from World Heritage
With a global ocean economy worth trillions, no conversation about marine protection is complete without considering socio-economic concerns. Billions of people around the...
2 days ago - National Geographic
Eternal sunshine: why Las Vegas is the perfect winter holiday
From stargazing in the desert to world-famous pool parties, Las Vegas offers something for everyone looking to escape the cold and the rain When it's cold, wet and generally...
3 days ago - The Guardian
SoelCat 12 Solar-electric Yacht
Designed by architect Joep Koster in partnership with Czap, the solar-powered Soel Yacht SoelCat 12 can be used for snorkelling, diving and expeditions on the ocean.
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Ocean View's CIF playoff hopes still alive despite loss to Westminster
Deven De Leon did not approach his fourth season on the Ocean View High boys' tennis team with high expectations. De Leon said he came into his senior year mainly just wanting...
3 days ago - LA Times
Maldives to open underwater hotel residence
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is building a $15 million two-story hotel villa, part of which will sit 16.4 feet below the surface of the Indian Ocean.
3 days ago - CNN
Fabien Cousteau talks about conservation at CLIA Cruise360
In an address to the hundreds of travel agents gathered, Cousteau spoke about ways travel agents can help educate travelers on the importance of conservation. "How can people...
3 days ago - Travel Weekly
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Kate Middleton has gone into labour, another Royal baby is almost here
The 10 best places for afternoon tea in the UK revealed
The Mail on Sunday's Sarah Turner gives her verdict on the best venues around the UK to enjoy the much-loved British tradition.
See the Many Epic Outfits From Beyoncé's Second Coachella Performance
Beyoncé made history last weekend when she became the first Black woman to headline Coachella, and she did so masterfully. Not only did she display the best of what live...
Let's catch you up on where each ‘Westworld' character left off
There are no bathroom breaks during “Westworld,” the HBO series that centers on a futuristic, Wild West-themed amusement park where humans can live out their wildest fantasies...
7 ways to use up and recycle firewood ashes
If you're never sure what to do with the ash from your fireplace, don't be too quick to dump it, give these helpful tips a try instead. Every time you light a fire, you create...
How to substitute stevia in baking and preserves
Any baking that uses stevia in place of sugar should be eaten within a couple of days. Words: Jane Wrigglesworth Stevia can be used in baking and preserving, but some...
What's On: Royal New Zealand Ballet's Dancing With Mozart
Great music inspires great dance, as the Royal New Zealand Ballet presents an eclectic programme of four works - classical and contemporary - inspired by the music of Mozart...
Couple transform vintage van into a camper they use to roam Britain in
Scott and Ellie Morgan from Bristol bought the 1990 Fiat Ducato after deciding to go travelling around the Brecon Beacons in Wales following the loss of their unborn child.
Survivors of air accidents reveal how they got onto planes again
Survivors of air accidents often proclaim that their survival was a miracle. But what follows is another kind of miracle: Many survivors manage to fly again. Here they reveal how.
One in eight bird species are at risk of global extinction
A report from BirdLife International, based in Cambridge, monitored bird numbers across the globe. It found that one in eight bird species are at risk of global extinction.