LifeStyle: Travel

12 Secrets of Roller Coaster Designers

Friday  20:43,   11 august 2017
Mental Floss

You might be riding on a path inspired by Jay Leno's chin.Bill Kitchen, founder of U.S. Thrill Rides, says it can take anywhere from two to five years for a coaster to go from idea to execution. Part of that process is devoted to the logistics[...]

12 Secrets of Roller Coaster Designers

Friday  20:43,   11 august 2017
Mental Floss

You might be riding on a path inspired by Jay Leno's chin.Bill Kitchen, founder of U.S. Thrill Rides, says it can take anywhere from two to five years for a coaster to go from idea to execution. Part of that process is devoted to the logistics[...]

The 10 cheapest places to go backpacking

Friday  16:25,   11 august 2017
Cosmopolitan (UK)

Experts have revealed the popular travel destinations where £500 would last the longest Thailand - 44 days (currency, Baht)Mexico - 26 days (currency, MXN Peso)Jamaica - 25 days (currency, JM$)Bulgaria - 23 days (currency, BGN)Czech Republic - 23[...]

These are the most Instagrammed places in the British countryside

Friday  12:25,   11 august 2017
Country Living (UK)

And we can absolutely see why! This is great travel inspirationInstagram is the most popular social media platform for sharing beautiful images and it acts as a digital photo album for every topic under the[...]

The 5 countries every Game of Thrones fan should conquer (or visit)

Friday  11:47,   11 august 2017
Wanderlust

Season seven has started, introducing a host of stunning new locations. From Northern Spain to Croatia to the wild lands beyond the wall in Iceland, these countries should top every GoT fan’s Bucket List 1: Iceland © Provided by Wanderlust [...]

This woman sent off for a new passport and something horrifying went wrong with the photo

Thursday  19:21,   10 august 2017
MSN

Passport photos. Nobody likes them Posted to reddit on Friday, user Reece1 shared an image of a passport size photo submitted by his girlfriend, and the version that ended up being printed in her new American passport. Posted to reddit on[...]

Introducing Indonesia's new must-visit destination: Bintan Island

Thursday  14:40,   10 august 2017
Hello!

Bali might be on the top of most people's must-visit list in Indonesia, but Bintan Island is fast approaching as hottest destination. HELLO! went for a visit to discover more about Indonesia's best kept secretBintan’s gem is its jungle and[...]

One of the world’s biggest airlines tried to celebrate gay Pride. It went horribly wrong

Thursday  11:56,   10 august 2017
MSN

Sometimes, we’ll get small glint of hope that capitalism isn’t all bad. But we don’t trust it. Royal Dutch Airlines joined in on the inclusivity effort last week when it tweeted a photo of three different options of seatbelt ends, and[...]

Travelling Solo Soon? Check Out These Tips From Redditors First

Wednesday  20:20,   09 august 2017
Huffington Post UK

The prospect of travelling alone for the first time can be super exciting. But it can also be terrifying, especially as you venture into the unknown. Thankfully, Redditors who are well-versed in the art of solo travel are here to save the day. Here[...]

The difference between Barack Obama's vacation and Donald Trump's vacation

Wednesday  18:43,   09 august 2017
MSN

Presidents have found a variety of ways to escape the stresses of the job. The Kennedys vacationed at Hammersmith Farm, Rhode Island, Nixon had the 'Winter White House' at San Clemente, California, and the Bushes had the Bush Ranch in Texas.Even[...]

Inside Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's £1,000-a-night Botswana safari love nest

Wednesday  11:35,   09 august 2017
International Business Times

The royal is said to have made the three-week holiday "incredibly romantic".The couple – who have been dating for approximately one year – have jetted off to Harry's 'second home' of Botswana for the trip, amid rumours he is about to[...]

Would you fly in a pilotless plane if it saved you money?

Tuesday  19:35,   08 august 2017
International Business Times

Pilotless planes could save the aviation industry $35bn (£27bn) per year through reduced fuel usage, insurance premiums and wage and training costs, but for now the majority of passengers are unwilling to fly in a plane without its[...]

A beach in Wales has been named the best picnic spot in the UK

Tuesday  14:07,   08 august 2017
Country Living (UK)

For when the weather eventually cheers upAccording to a survey by DisneyLife (via Metro), the breathtaking Three Cliffs Bay has been voted the No.1 place for a outdoor eating. The gorgeous sandy beach which stretches for miles around is on the Gower [...]

Idyllic Swiss village overwhelmed with tourists after going viral for a very good reason

Tuesday  11:16,   08 august 2017
House Beautiful (UK)

The mountain community has been dubbed the 'Maldives of Milan'Lavertezzo in Ticino, an Italian-speaking region in southern Switzerland, is loved for its pools of crystal-clear water formed from the Verzasca river and the double-arch stone[...]

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend holiday in Italy with daughter Luna

Tuesday  07:51,   08 august 2017
Hello!

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen have taken their daughter Luna on holiday to Venice and Lake Como. See their holiday photosThe European holiday started a week ago in Lake Como, which John described as his "home away from home since 2007". While[...]