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Behind the cattlegrid – Ziplining Snowdonia and discovering Wales

<i><br>“At the railway bridge reset your milometer on your car. You then need to go about 0.7 miles until you come to a couple of houses and a cattle grid.</i> …

Wyoming is looking for an adventurer to explore the state’s epic landscapes

<b><br>Are you willing to drop everything and spend six weeks exploring Wyoming’s vast, rugged landscape in a mobile 200-square foot tiny house?</b><p>The Wyoming …

This rooftop tent raised 2 million on Kickstarter in just two weeks

<b><br>A hard shell, expandable tent that sits snugly on the roof of your car and unfolds into a comfortable tent in under a minute raised 2 million dollars</b> …

Volunteers wanted to help sea turtles in Barbados

<b><br>It’s the perfect volunteer job. Helping endangered sea turtles and enjoying a holiday at a very tropical destination at the same time. It now is</b> …

These are travellers favourite places around the world (and the cheapest months to visit them)

<b><br>Bali, Indonesia tops the list of travellers’ favourite places around the world, according to Tripadvisor’s Travelers’ choice awards. Runner up in the</b> …

Are you the new boss of the famous Colosseum?

<b><br>It’s a job like no other. The famous Italian Colosseum in Rome is looking for a new director. So, if you like Italy, Rome and it’s history this is</b> …

Mudslides kill dozens in Peru and leave tourists stranded

<b>Unusual heavy rainfall in Peru causes floods and mudslides all over the west part of the country. Officials said a total of 72 people have died and</b> …

Australian lake turns pink again

<b>A lake in Melbourne, Australia has turned pink again. The bright color is due to warm weather, very high salt levels, sunlight and little rain. Algae</b> …

Join me on the bicycle in the Dutch city of Arnhem (360 vid)

Arnhem is a great city to visit when you are in the Netherlands. The beautiful city is situated in the eastern part of the Netherlands. It is the …

Crowdfunding campaign for hotel in a brewery (or a brewery in a hotel)

<b>Scottish craft brewery BrewDog is giving beer geeks the ultimate beer-themed immersive experience, with plans to build a craft beer hotel in</b> …

These are the parties to join for the Solar Eclips in Oregon

<b>On Aug. 21 a rare total solar eclips is to be seen in the US. Orgeon will be the first state to view the totality of the Great American Eclipse. But</b> …

Etna erupts and it looks spectacular

<b>The Etna has erupted again on the Italian island of Sicily. The eruption took place on the south east side of the vulcano on February 27th.</b><p>The …

No more sweat. Get rid of your fear of flying

<b>Many travellers have a fear of flying, some more than others. But instead of never taking a plane you better get rid of the fear, right?</b><p>Coke dripping …

2016 deadliest year for great barrier reef

<b>Scientists have confirmed the largest die-off of corals ever recorded on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.</b><p>Average coral loss along each section of the …

Lucky snowboarder gets caught in avalanche but makes a miraculous escape

<b><br>We all know off-piste skiing and snowboarding is dangerous business and this video shows exactly why.</b><p>We see a snowboarder that gets caught in an …

Worlds best kept travel secrets revealed

“Six in 10 of our respondents said they’d never share a travel secret with anyone else, suggesting that hidden holiday gems are very personal.” Says …

This is what happened to me on the rock of Gibraltar, and it wasn’t pretty

<b>I was road tripping Spain and decided to go to Gibraltar. I’m ashamed to say I didn’t no much about Gibraltar and it was quite a spontaneous trip so</b> …

DJ Tiësto tops list of most travelled artists in the world

<b><br>With more then 62 times around the world, Dutch DJ tiesto tops the list of most travelled artists in the world. Another DJ, Paul van Dijck became</b> …

Seal wants to have a little talk with kayakkers

<b>When a man and a woman were jayakking together in Forth Estuary, Scotlanda seal popped up.</b> After a nice invitation of the man the seal got on on of …

Free Netflix, Foxtel and Spotify on board Qantas flights

<b>Qantas customers on Wi-Fi enabled domestic flights will be able to watch their favourite shows, avoid missing out on live sport and listen to almost</b> …

Promising startups can pitch their sustainable tourism industry ideas for grants of up to €500k

<b>It’s designed to identify, mentor and fund enterprising startups from around the world that are seeking to have a positive impact on the global</b> …

We didn’t taste Port in Porto, but still got hung over

<b>When you visit Porto you have to taste the famous Port wine everybody says. Well, we didn’t because we were hung over in the worst kind of way.</b><p>It was …

Tourist gets bitten by shark and receives massive fine of $6,000 for animal cruelty

<b><br>A female tourist got bitten by a shark when she tried to take a picture with it. She ended up with no picture, 4 stitches and a $6,000 fine from</b> …

Great movies with a city as one of the characters

<b>Over the years we have seen a lot of movies and a lot of characters. We’ve seen heroic leading ladies, fearful leading men, innovative children and</b> …

One World Trade Center in New York turns green for St Patrick’s day

<b>More and more the famous attractions and sites around the world which will go green to mark St Patrick’s Day. This year One World Trade Center in New</b> …

Glass wall around Eiffel tower to protect it from terrorist attacks

<b>Paris is planning on building a 2.50 high bulletproof glass wall around the Eiffel tower to protect it from terrorist attacks.</b><p>The security measure is …

Backpacker ends up in hospital after putting on his left shoe

<b>A Dutch backpacker ended up in de the hospital last week because he decided to wear shoes instead of flip-flops.</b><p>Arjan den Hollander (36) was almost …

Quote of the week

No more jetlag thanks to lighting concept of Hamburg startup

<b>When Lufthansa’s new long-haul Airbus A350-900 enters service this coming Friday, passengers will experience a cabin lighting concept tailored to the</b> …

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We have been trying to pay for our groceries with 3 different cards now and it still isn’t working. I smile at the clerk behind the counter and he …