Portugal reopens borders for US travellers

Portugal has become the latest European country to welcome leisure travellers from the USA. The announcement was made on Tuesday by the US Embassy & Consulate in Portugal. It says that tourists from America would be allowed to enter the country, but they’ll have to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test. Americans wanting to … Continue reading Portugal reopens borders for US travellers

When is the best time to visit Fiji Islands?

The best time to visit Fiji depends on what you want to do while you’re there. It has a warm, tropical climate year-round, with minimal extremes, but there are distinct wet and dry seasons. The wet season lasts from November to April, and the dry season runs from May to October. Temperatures throughout the year … Continue reading When is the best time to visit Fiji Islands?

Space travel: Seat next to Jeff Bezos sold for $28 million in an auction!

We all know that the famous American business magnate and the founder of multinational firm, Amazon, Jeff Bezos is travelling to space next month. On Saturday, an auction for the seat next to Jeff Bezos and his brother was held, and it was sold for a whopping $28 million! According to Blue Origin, the space … Continue reading Space travel: Seat next to Jeff Bezos sold for $28 million in an auction!

Hawker culture in Singapore, community dining and culinary practices in a multicultural urban context

Inscribed in 2020 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity Hawker culture in Singapore: community dining and culinary practices in a multicultural urban context is present throughout Singapore. Hawkers prepare a variety of food (‘hawker food’) for people who dine and mingle at hawker centres. These centres serve as ‘community dining … Continue reading Hawker culture in Singapore, community dining and culinary practices in a multicultural urban context

Orlando’s Universal has a new roller coaster and it is dedicated to Jurassic World!

The iconic Jurassic World has found its way to Orlando’s Universal in the form of a roller coaster. The latest entry to the theme park, VelociCoaster, will open this week. The new entry promises unbeatable thrills and experiences. Not only this, it is going to be Florida’s fastest and tallest launch coaster, and the world’s … Continue reading Orlando’s Universal has a new roller coaster and it is dedicated to Jurassic World!

CDC Eases Travel Recommendations for Over 110 Countries

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced it has eased travel recommendations for more than 110 countries and territories. According to Reuters.com, the CDC’s updated international travel ratings lowered 61 nations from the highest Level 4 to Level 3, which recommends fully vaccinated tourists be allowed to visit while still being … Continue reading CDC Eases Travel Recommendations for Over 110 Countries

Homecoming – 60,000 people at a concert in Central Park, New York, in August 2021!

New York City is all set to put up a blockbuster show this summer! The state is preparing for a mega concert called "Homecoming" in August to celebrate its win and return to normalcy after the COVID-19 pandemic. The concert will be a week-long celebration and it is expected to feature multiple renowned artists. New … Continue reading Homecoming – 60,000 people at a concert in Central Park, New York, in August 2021!

Qatar Airways resumes Phuket flights

Qatar Airways marks a significant milestone in the rebound of international leisure travel with the resumption of four weekly flights to the famed holiday destination of Phuket, Thailand, starting 1 July. In addition to its 12 weekly Bangkok flights, the airline will operate a total of 16 weekly flights to Thailand, providing seamless connectivity for … Continue reading Qatar Airways resumes Phuket flights

The Athens Olympic Museum – a new museum dedicated to the Olympics

Held every four years, the Olympics is probably one of the grandest sporting events on the planet! And to pay its tribute, Athens has built this gorgeous museum dedicated to the Olympics. The museum was initially scheduled to open in 2020 but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, things got delayed. The Athens Olympic Museum is … Continue reading The Athens Olympic Museum – a new museum dedicated to the Olympics

Supersonic commercial jets could become a reality by 2029

The future of air travel seems to be promising now as United Airlines announced its plans to buy 15 supersonic jets. The idea is to begin passenger flights with these jets by 2029, and this would be the first such commercial supersonic flights since the Concorde jet got grounded in 2003. The 15 jets are … Continue reading Supersonic commercial jets could become a reality by 2029