• How deadly intersections are being made safer - thanks to brightly painted patterns on the roads  By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    HOW DEADLY INTERSECTIONS ARE BEING MADE SAFER - THANKS TO BRIGHTLY PAINTED PATTERNS ON THE ROADS 

    The Bloomberg Initiative for Road Safety has transformed a number of junctions in countries including India, Brazil and Colombia with...

  • Is this the world's most picturesque airport? New Indian hub has been carved out of a mountainside  By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    IS THIS THE WORLD'S MOST PICTURESQUE AIRPORT? NEW INDIAN HUB HAS BEEN CARVED OUT OF A MOUNTAINSIDE 

    The Pakyong Airport near Gangtok is the first to open in the Sikkim state and is close to the mountainous region of the Indian Himalayas...

  • The world's most precariously placed buildings, from cliff-edge towns to monasteries By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    THE WORLD'S MOST PRECARIOUSLY PLACED BUILDINGS, FROM CLIFF-EDGE TOWNS TO MONASTERIES

    From the Hanging Temple of Shanxi, which really does 'hang', to the tiny chapel built on top of a volcanic plug in France, these buildings...

    France
  • The incredible moment two airliners land side by side at San Francisco Airport By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    THE INCREDIBLE MOMENT TWO AIRLINERS LAND SIDE BY SIDE AT SAN FRANCISCO AIRPORT

    To some this clip of two planes flying side by side over San Francisco may look like the beginning of a plane horror story from Air...

    Watches, Watch, Look, Airlines, San Francisco
  • Fascinating photos show how British Airways uniforms have changed By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    FASCINATING PHOTOS SHOW HOW BRITISH AIRWAYS UNIFORMS HAVE CHANGED

    The images show how the signature BA look has changed from a safari style pilot's uniform that was worn in the 1930s to the sleek skirts,...

    Styles, Style, Look
  • Pictured: The stunning superyachts crowned winners of the Monaco Yacht Show By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    PICTURED: THE STUNNING SUPERYACHTS CROWNED WINNERS OF THE MONACO YACHT SHOW

    An awards ceremony took place on Tuesday evening at Le Méridien Beach Plaza Hotel in Monte Carlo with three winning superyachts announced.

    Yacht, Beach, Hotel, Hotels
  • Bored Tourists photos reveal hilariously humdrum side to holidays By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    BORED TOURISTS PHOTOS REVEAL HILARIOUSLY HUMDRUM SIDE TO HOLIDAYS

    A new photography book titled Bored Tourists explores the more mundane side of holidaying, with a serious of images taken at locations...

    Spain, Holiday
  • Amazing radar animation shows 24 hours of flights over London By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    AMAZING RADAR ANIMATION SHOWS 24 HOURS OF FLIGHTS OVER LONDON

    Just over 736,800 commercial aircraft flew in UK airspace over the course of June, July and August, 5,683 more than the previous record...

    London
  • Fascinating archive pictures of the Boeing 747 as it celebrates its 50th anniversary  By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    FASCINATING ARCHIVE PICTURES OF THE BOEING 747 AS IT CELEBRATES ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY 

    Since it rolled off the production line on September 30, 1968, in Washington, more than 1,500 747s have been delivered to airlines...

    Celebration, Celebrity, Airlines
  • The 10 short hop islands where you can soak up the last of the summer sunshine before winter sets in By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    THE 10 SHORT HOP ISLANDS WHERE YOU CAN SOAK UP THE LAST OF THE SUMMER SUNSHINE BEFORE WINTER SETS IN

    It won't be long before the cold temperatures set in and winter takes hold. But there is still time for a short hop island break to...

  • Ex-British Airways crew member recalls first transatlantic flight By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    EX-BRITISH AIRWAYS CREW MEMBER RECALLS FIRST TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT

    Peggy Thorne, 91, served passengers on the groundbreaking BOAC flight from London to New York on October 4, 1958, after being hand-picked...

    New York, London, Airlines
  • Disneyland California fans hit out at the park for REMOVING benches By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    DISNEYLAND CALIFORNIA FANS HIT OUT AT THE PARK FOR REMOVING BENCHES

    Fans who are regular visitors to the California theme park say they have noticed fixed seating being quietly removed over recent months.

    Theme Park
  • Fascinating vintage images show Atlantic City in 1962 By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    FASCINATING VINTAGE IMAGES SHOW ATLANTIC CITY IN 1962

    The images are owned by U.S photography enthusiast Glen Fairweather, who snaps up old pictures at estate sales and auctions.

    City
  • Miguel Francisco Macias spends 18 years recreating Sistine Chapel frescoes By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    MIGUEL FRANCISCO MACIAS SPENDS 18 YEARS RECREATING SISTINE CHAPEL FRESCOES

    Miguel Francisco Macias self-funded the project and worked with volunteers to recreate the elaborate paintings at the Perpetuo Socorro...

  • The 'smart' Airbus airline seats that monitor when you go to the toilet By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    THE 'SMART' AIRBUS AIRLINE SEATS THAT MONITOR WHEN YOU GO TO THE TOILET

    Airbus revealed its 'connected cabin' concept at the airline industry event Aex Expo in Boston last week.

    Event, Airlines
  • Perfect swarm: The incredible moment a man scoops up Asian giant hornets with his bare HAND  By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    PERFECT SWARM: THE INCREDIBLE MOMENT A MAN SCOOPS UP ASIAN GIANT HORNETS WITH HIS BARE HAND 

    The man is a hornet breeder based in Sichuan Yibin City and on his website warns viewers not to try and imitate what he's doing as...

    City
  • Inside the Desert House designed by Kendrick Bangs Kellogg By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    INSIDE THE DESERT HOUSE DESIGNED BY KENDRICK BANGS KELLOGG

    The quirky so-called Desert House in California was designed by Kendrick Bangs Kellogg, an architect who is known for his bold and...

    Design
  • The stunning new UFO-style concert hall in Russia that will be built by Zaha Hadid Architects  By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    THE STUNNING NEW UFO-STYLE CONCERT HALL IN RUSSIA THAT WILL BE BUILT BY ZAHA HADID ARCHITECTS 

    The firm was selected as part of an international design competition to build the new Sverdlovsk Philharmonic Concert Hall in Yekaterinburg,...

    Style, Design, Home, International, Styles
  • Indonesia earthquake: Building 'floats' past after quakes liquefy ground By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    INDONESIA EARTHQUAKE: BUILDING 'FLOATS' PAST AFTER QUAKES LIQUEFY GROUND

    Hundreds are feared trapped in mud and 1,700 homes were 'swallowed up' on Sulawesi, Indonesia after tremors turned water-filled soil...

    Home
  • Flight chaos as thousands of staff at Australia's five main airports walk off the job to protest By Mail Online   -   Oct 16, 2018

    FLIGHT CHAOS AS THOUSANDS OF STAFF AT AUSTRALIA'S FIVE MAIN AIRPORTS WALK OFF THE JOB TO PROTEST

    Workers have walked off the job at Australia's five major airports, causing lengthy delays and flight disruptions in Sydney, Melbourne,...

    Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, Australia