Hotels on Costa Blanca accuse British tourists of refilling minibar bottles with URINE
A recent survey found that one-in-three tourists admitted drinking bottles from the minibar and then refilling them with water or other liquids to avoid paying over-inflated...
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The Best Bucket List Getaways for Couples
Pool at Pezoules in Santorini For couples who love to travel, choosing where to go next can be tough. From Europe to Asia, there are so many destinations worthy of a spot on...
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In Tour of Australia, Chinese Admire Clean Air but Bemoan Lack of Hot Drinking Water
We spent four days with a group of Chinese tourists visiting Australia. The visitors and locals approached each other with confusion, skepticism and sometimes racism.
5 days ago - NY Times
Pressured by Congress, EPA moves to limit highly toxic chemicals found in drinking water
Under pressure from Congress, the Environmental Protection Agency said Thursday it would move toward setting safety limits for a class of highly toxic chemicals contaminating...
5 days ago - LA Times
Yerba Mate 101
My brilliant entrepreneur husband recently started his own e-commerce store selling yerba mate. I had never heard of mate before I met him, but I quickly learned about this...
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Vendors who sell cocktails to holidaymakers on Spanish beaches are 'storing ingredients down drains'
The sellers tout for business on beaches in resorts such as Barcelona and Benidorm selling drinks including pina coladas and mojitos made in disgusting conditions for around £5.
6 days ago - Mail Online
Compton district that served ‘disgusting' drinking water will cease to exist
Authorities voted Wednesday to disband a tiny water district in Compton that for years had been distributing discolored, putrid drinking water to its customers. The Local...
6 days ago - LA Times
California officials approve $131 million for emergency and disaster relief
Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a pair of bills into law Wednesday to immediately provide $131.3 million in funding to expand access to clean drinking water, improve emergency...
6 days ago - LA Times
Book a River Cruise to Celebrate Valentine's Day
Still looking for a romantic Valentine's Day getaway? Book a river cruise this summer for a romantic escape with your loved ones. The Romantic Provence: Seven Day Rhone River...
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How to drink vodka like a Russian
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The headlines of Very International People
Faroe Islands to close for maintenance
The Nordic nation - a group of volcanic islands halfway between Iceland and Norway - is restricting tourists for one weekend in April unless they wish to help locals care for...
The British roots of Meghan Markle's baby shower
The duchess's hush-hush trip to New York is a reminder that she's determined to do things her way.
Rise in summertime thunderstorms 'robustly connected' to climate change
A rise in summertime thunderstorms has been robustly linked to climate change for the first time. MIT Scientists have found an increase of 13 per cent in energy that triggers...
Luton Airport is named worst airport in the UK for third year running
A survey by consumer group Which? found that disastrous customer service, queues at passport control and poor facilities placed Luton as the worst overall airport in the UK.
Stem of Henry VIII's favourite warship the Mary Rose to go on display
The ship's stem was discovered by divers in 2003 and has undergone significant conservation work in preparation of its addition to the Mary Rose Museum in Portsmouth.
Norway's stunning marvel of engineering
Visitors from all over Europe come to drive it
Ryanair to open a base in Toulouse with the creation of 60 jobs and 11 new...
The no-frills airline will open the base, its third in France, in October with two aircraft based at the airport. And as part of its new winter 2019 schedule, 11 new routes...
'Extinct' Giant Tortoises found in the Galapagos Islands
An adult female Fernandina Giant Tortoise was discovered by members of the Galapagos National Park and the US NGO Galapagos Conservancy.
Heart-wrenching reveals a polar bear found with a fishing net 'noose'
Dad-of-two Svein Wik, 55, snapped the unsettling image as he led a photography exhibition last August on the icy coast of Svalbard, Norway.
Is your airline SPYING on you? Passenger finds camera embedded in his...
Passenger Vitaly Kamluk had boarded the Singapore Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner at an unknown airport and took a picture of the tiny camera located under his seat-back TV screen.