Zip-lines

The 10 much-have après-ski drinks this season - and how to make them

Whether it’s a steaming cup of something warming or a refreshing pint of something cold, come après time when your legs are burning, your feet aching and cheeks tingling these drinks will help you finish the day in the mountains on a high.<p>Crystal Ski Holidays has pulled together a list of the most …

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A mezzanine in the Indonesia Stock Exchange came crashing down at the start of this week, leaving 70 people injured. The dramatic scene was captured on the Jakarta building's CCTV.<p>The moment a Georgia firefighter showed lightning reactions made for nail-biting watching on Tuesday as Dekalb County …

Santa Ana

You Can Now Zipline Across This National Park in the Thrill of a Lifetime

Are you an adventure-seeker? Then we've got something you need to add to your bucket list. Introducing: the newly opened zip line that stretches …

Grand Canyon

Zip line across the Grand Canyon in the thrill of a lifetime

Adventure seekers take note; this may be the ultimate new adrenaline-packed experience; a newly opened zip line that stretches across the Grand Canyon.<p>There are two new zip lines that adventurers can hop on to travel across Grand Canyon West at speeds of up to 50 miles an hour. The lines are nearly …

National Parks

You Can Now Zip-Line over the Grand Canyon

Anyone can visit the Grand Canyon and peer over a railing, but few will be brave enough to fly over the depths of the natural wonder with nothing …

National Parks

Zip-line owners hid tourist’s body after she died using the ride

The owner of a zipline in the Andes has admitted hiding a Spanish tourist’s body when she died while using the ride.<p>Nathaly Salazar, 28, vanished on …

In Peru, you can stay the night inside a

In Peru, you can stay the night inside a glass capsule that’s hanging from a cliff. Skylodge Adventure Suites are made up of 3 tiny pods that overlook the Sacred Valley in the Andes mountains. The pods have comfortable beds and insulated bathrooms, but you have to climb 1,200 feet up a mountain or zipline across the valley to reach them. Source Source 2

New Grand Canyon zip-lines soar 1,000 feet at West Rim

CLOSE<p>Two sets of ziplines send riders soaring nearly 1,000 feet above the canyon floor.<p>If you’ve ever imagined flying over a canyon without benefit …

National Parks

That was quick: Super Bowl 'Bold North' zipline sells out - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

By Dan DeBaun <br>– Staff reporter/Digital producer, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal<p>Jan 11, 2018, 6:59am CST<p>Tickets have quickly sold out for a …

GeekWire Anniversary Bash: Tickets on now sale for our giant geek carnival featuring ping pong, dodgeball, VR and more

Ping pong. Foosball. Video games. Virtual reality. Dodgeball. And — new this year — a zipline!<p>Yes, it’s once again time for the GeekWire Anniversary …

The Grand Canyon Adds New Zipline Experience

Courtesy of Unsplash.com<p>It’s a totally new way to enjoy one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.<p>For travelers in search of a serious adrenaline …

Travel

Question: Why am I hiking the Appalachian Trail?

Hello, friends!<br>Recently, I have had many people ask the question, “Why are you going to hike the Appalachian Trail?”This question is usually followed …

Camping

Watch: Life-saving drones delivering blood bags to remote African regions

The unique service delivers crucial blood bags to remote regions of Rwanda in 30 minutes or less.<p>As critics continue to raise drone-related safety …

Drones

Zipline Drones Delivering Blood To Hospitals In Rwanda [Video]

Drones have taken the world by storm. Since their commercial inception, they started dotting the skies and raised privacy concerns across the United …

Drones

Zipline Expands Its Medical Delivery Drones Across East Africa

<b>While</b> <b>Amazon</b> <b>and</b> <b>United Parcel</b> <b>Service</b> pour considerable resources into finding ways of using drones to deliver such things as shoes and dog treats, …

Drones

Q&A with CEO of Zipline, the Sequoia and a16z-backed startup delivering 20% of national blood supply via drones in Rwanda, as it expands operations to Tanzania

Startups

Rwanda scheme shows saving lives can be as easy as getting blood from a drone

A Silicon Valley robotics company has teamed up with the Rwandan health ministry to hasten the delivery of vital medicines to hospitals in remote areas<p>An ingenious drone delivery service known as “Uber for blood” has slashed the delivery time of life-saving medicine to remote regions of Rwanda from …

Liberal View

2018 rings in with festive ball drop in Allegan

ALLEGAN, MI -- Allegan hosted their first New Year's Eve Fest Sunday, and broke a Michigan record at the same time.<p>Allegan rang in the New Year …

Michigan

Soar Through Dubai's Cityscape With This Extreme Zipline

Ever wished you had superpowers and could fly through cities like Superman? Now is your chance! Well, kind of. The new XLine Dubai Marina lets you …

The Best Places to Go Zip-Lining in the World

John Y. Can/FlickrWhile zip lines are often associated with military boot camps, the aerial runways are typically used by thrill-seeking vacationers …

Central America

Visitors Will be Able to Zip Line at the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is known for many things including its majestic beauty and awe-inspiring size.<p>Soon, however, it will also be a place where …

National Parks

RiverWorks zip line finished and awaits riders

Line zig zags down Labatt 'six pack'.

Buffalo

Union Park

The remains of a bustling turn-of-the-century park built to showcase the wonders of electricity.<p>At the turn of the 20th century, a grand park was …

Travel

How Drones Are Aiding Humanitarian Efforts In Rural Communities

When seven month-old Noella developed severe malarial anemia, doctors in her hospital in Rwanda urgently needed blood. As soon as they realized that hospital did not have a match for her blood type, they ordered its delivery via a drone. Within a few minutes, a small, unmanned 20-pound electric …

Drones

Where to Find the Most Over-the-top New Year’s Eve Parties in the U.S.

It’s not hard to find a party on New Year’s Eve. However, it can be hard to find a party that’s actually worth going to. From coast to coast, here …

Duran Duran

Acapulco to Receive $1 Billion Investment

On December 19, Mexican airline Volaris will begin direct flights from Los Angeles International Airport to Acapulco.<p>The new route will be offered …

Airports

This Thrilling Video Takes You Down East Africa's Longest Zipline

If you're an adventure junkie like us, this one's for you.<p>East Africa's longest zipline tour, located in Kereita Forrest in Nairobi, Kenya will give …

List-Worthy

Super Bowl Week Fun: Zip Line Across The Mississippi River

Mayor-elect Jacob Frey will be the first of approximately 10,000 people to soar 750 feet across the Mississippi River.<p>MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Among other …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Zipline over the Mississippi may be one Super Bowl attraction you can afford

One such attraction will be the Bold North Zipline. According to Biz Journals, riders will start 100 feet up in the air, traveling 20 to 30 miles per …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

You can celebrate the Super Bowl with a frigid zip line ride high over the Mississippi

Fifty-two days before Super Bowl 52, the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee unveiled its plans for a zip line to run across the Mississippi River …

New England