Experience the top 15 attractions in Dubrovnik

The stunning Croatian city of stone and light, Dubrovnik is one of the most picturesque locations in the Balkans. The city is filled with limestone streets, baroque buildings, and big sea-facing walls representing the story of resilience and liberty. No wonder it attracts tourists worldwide who experience the rich history preserved in monuments and...

Breathtaking castles that look straight out of a fairy tale

In the Middle Ages, civilizations built castles in strategic places to protect themselves from others. Through history, castles have also served as a residence for rulers and the nobility, while others were built strictly for military purposes. Today, they attracts hordes of tourists for their fascinating beauty and history. Some have served as inspiration for children's films and tales and, at first glance, look straight out of a fairy tale. Click through the gallery to learn more about these magical places.

German strawberry boycott petition sparks anger in Spain

The future of a Spanish national park has pitted German consumers against strawberry growers. Germany is one of the biggest consumers of Spanish strawberries.

Historical photos of famous monuments under construction

Whether completed in record time or stretching out for more than a century, the world’s most famous structures are today so integral to the landscape that it can be difficult to conceive of the often herculean efforts required to bring them into being. Here are historical photos documenting some of the most well-known monuments before they became landmarks.

Scenic Canada Day Walks You Can Do In One Day

These stunning Canadian walks and hikes can all easily be done over the course of a day.

‘Shrek’ set to make a splash on his return to Durban and the Sharks

The Sharks have secured the services of Coenie Oosthuizen, who returns to Durban after a stint at the Sale Sharks in the UK.

Research unit uncovers more about less-explored mountains

A novel relationship has leveraged new opportunities for mountain research that was not possible before in South Africa.

25 beautiful mountain towns in the world

From the United States to Japan, not to mention several European countries, numerous cities and villages lie nestled amid dreamy mountainous landscapes exuding a sense of well-being and an invitation to relax. Check out 25 of these alpine locations.

These are the best destinations for solo travel in the world

Which countries should you plan a solo trip to? These top destinations for solo travel are waiting for you

16 Tourist hotspots in Hyderabad that live up to the hype

Why is the water of Venice's Grand Canal green?

Titanic's final menus revealed: the last meal in every class

Here we look at what life – and food – was like aboard the Titanic, the most famous ship in history.

WATCH - Too sweet! Bear helps itself to 60 cupcakes and other sugary treats at bakery

The black bear, whose adventure was captured on a security camera, seems to really like sweets - especially cupcakes.

Underground water seeps into Soweto cemetery

Visitors to the cemetery expressed concern that the water was damaging graves. Some were worried that the water would disrupt the graves.

These Are Germany's Most Historic Sites, According to UNESCO

From monuments to mudflats, here are some of the most historic sites in Germany according to the UNESCO World Heritage list.

The 16 most amazing attractions in Belfast

The capital of Northern Ireland is a tourist destination of titanic proportions, but not in a way you would normally imagine. Despite having an area of only 44 square miles, what makes the city a big deal is the Titanic Museum. This attraction features the ill-fated ocean liner that sunk as spectacularly as it was huge during the early 20th century...

34 one-of-a-kind restaurants you'll want to visit

From cat cafés to joints where dishes are delivered via roller coaster, the world is filled with weird, wonderful and downright wacky places to eat. Here we reveal the world’s most unusual restaurants guaranteed to drop jaws and get people talking.

All the Rules You Never Knew Restaurants Have to Follow on 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives'

First rule of Flavortown? Don't say the word "Flavortown" on camera. Since 2006, we've watched Guy Fieri travel coast to coast visiting some of the country's greatest establishments for Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. It's one of the biggest shows on the Food Network, and with over 648 episodes and counting, it doesn't appear to be slowing down anytime soon. But what does it take to become a Triple D-featured spot and how does it all work? Both Fieri and producers have spilled behind-the-scenes secrets about the show throughout its 42 seasons—from who picks the restaurants to how you can tell if the host really likes a dish to what happens to these eateries after the cameras leave (spoiler: a little thing called the Triple D Effect!). Keep reading to learn about all things Flavortown and find out what really happens when Fieri rolls into your town.

Birds are getting increasingly smaller and you’ll never guess why

Discover Mother Nature’s Greatest Spectacles

From mesmerising light displays in the sky to jaw-dropping animal migrations and more, we bring you some of nature's most magnificent shows.

Weight a minute! Air New Zealand to weigh passengers before boarding aeroplane

Our luggage aren't the only things being weighed.

Black Badge Cullinan ‘Blue Shadow’: Journey to the Edge of Space

Rolls-Royce is delighted to present the stunning Black Badge Cullinan 'Blue Shadow' Private Collection, exploring the beauty and mystery of space and the Kármán Line boundary surrounding earth.

Subantarctic fur seal taken to uShaka Sea World for rest, recuperation

It is not uncommon for subantarctic fur seals to rest on KwaZulu-Natal beaches at this time of the year before continuing their travels across the ocean.

Holidays 2023: the world's most beautiful places according to Time magazine

One of the most-visited gravesites in America belongs to...a dog?

The burial sites of important figures, however, attract so many visitors every year that they resemble tourist attractions. Here are the most visited gravesites in the United States.

Charming American Towns Worth Taking a Road Trip to Visit

Hit the roads less traveled.

14 Reasons why London is a foodie's paradise

How to survive being lost in the wilderness

Hiking can be a fun and rewarding experience, but it can also be a hazardous one. Losing sight of a trail or veering off a footpath can have dire consequences, even for the most experienced outdoor adventurers. According to the National Park Service, 312 million people ventured into America's national parks in 2022. Most of these visits were uneventful, but every year hundreds of vacationers lose their way or go missing during hikes in forests, mountains, and other remote terrain. And, reports National Geographic, day hikers are the most vulnerable in survival situations. So, what should you do if you get lost in the wilderness, and how can you find your way out? Click through for some tips that could save your life.

The Cities At Risk From Rising Sea Levels – And What They Could Look Like

Alarming images of what famous cities around the world could look like if the climate crisis continues unabated.

Karoo discoveries – A little shop of wonders in downtown Cradock

Cradock’s More4Less is an oddities mall where pickers roam with beady eyes and old stuff is fixed as good as new.

Ancient Landmarks As You've Never Seen Them Before

Vintage photos of the planet’s most famous ancient landmarks.

The World's Fantastic Fortresses – And Their Secrets

We take a look inside the greatest (and biggest) castles around the world and uncover the epic stories they have to tell

16 Photos of Rock Hudson's Suave Life

Explore the life of a Hollywood icon.

Try these 6 local delicacies on your trip to Carlsbad

Carlsbad Carlsbad California is well-known for a variety of reasons, including its gorgeous beaches, Legoland, the La Costa Resort and Spa, the Chopra Center, and the Four Seasons Aviara Resort. Carlsbad boasts a laid-back seaside environment away from the hustle and bustle of the city, but close enough for easy access. Oceanside Pier, Mission San ...

61 Celebrities in Gloriously '80s Fashion

Take a trip down memory lane.

The 13 most popular female surfers in the world: ranking in photos

A list of the 13 most famous female surfers on the planet.

WARNING: These Places in Australia Are Off-Limits

From sacred indigenous sites to conversation hot-spots, these places are no-go zones in Australia.

Putin FURIOUS as leaked plans reveal secret bunker below £1bn palace

Take a tour of Vladimir Putin's alleged $1.4 billion (£1bn) megamansion on the Black Sea coast, complete with a bunker, underground ice rink, 'aqua-disco' and even a lap-dancing lounge...

Curiosities you may not know about Naples' 'Veiled Christ'

Naples is one of the most beautiful and fascinating cities in the world, both for its architecture and its sights, including museums. One of the most appreciated places of all is undoubtedly the Sansevero Chapel, inside which is the statue of the 'Veiled Christ'.This is a marvellous work where the dead Christ, lying on a mattress, is covered by a veil that adheres perfectly to his form. The magnificence of the statue lies in the veil, carved from a single block of marble, which seems transparent over Christ's body. On his face, moreover, one can see precisely the signs of suffering following the Passion.On the account of the 'Veiled Christ', there is also a fascinating legend about the veil and alchemy, of which Raimondo di Sangro, the commissioner of the work.

30 Fascinating Facts About the World's Most Magnificent Mountains

Discover fascinating stories behind the world's most stunning mountains.

King Shaka International Airport recovering to pre-Covid levels

While the Covid-19 pandemic caused a massive drop in the number of passengers, King Shaka International Airport (KSIA) in Durban is recovering to pre-Covid levels.

Paranormal Activity: couple sleeps on balcony due to ghost

Great Disney movies you should have watched by now

From animated classics to modern day adventures

'General Hospital' star arrested after passing out 'drunk' at terminal, more airport or airplane controversies

The skies weren't too friendly when these stars were traveling.


The 14 best food experiences in Calgary

Pigs may fly, but there are fears using their fat as plane fuel may hurt the environment

Nearly 9,000 dead pigs would be needed for a flight from Paris to New York, the campaign group estimated. View on euronews

OR Tambo International Airport declared safe after bomb threat hoax

The OR Tambo International Airport has been declared safe after a suspected bomb threat earlier on Wednesday led to people being evacuated as a precautionary measure at the domestic arrivals section of the airport.

These Beautiful Waterfalls Around the World Will Wow You

Your guide to the planet’s most spectacular cascades, from tall trickles to sculptural masterpieces.

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