A NASA scientist has managed to break the case of the sailing rocks

When visitors stumbled upon scores of heavy stones that appeared to have moved across the dried lake bed of Racetrack Playa in California’s Death Valley National Park, leaving a tell-tale trail in their wake, scientists were baffled. How had so many boulders, some weighing 300kg, moved as much as 250m across this remote part of … Continue reading A NASA scientist has managed to break the case of the sailing rocks

Free PCR test to all visitors on departure (or arrival) in Madeira Islands

Since the start of the pandemic, the archipelago of Madeira has been considered one of the safest destinations in Europe and has been widely praised for its handling of the Covid-19 crisis. It has recently been named one of the safest destinations for 2021 by European Best Destinations. The green corridor already existed at Madeira … Continue reading Free PCR test to all visitors on departure (or arrival) in Madeira Islands

Holiday training: beach vibe at the Black Sea in Vama Veche and Tuzla, Romania

Last Monday we took advantage of the beautiful spring weather and, waiting for the summer vacation, we decided to go to the sea. But, this time, we chose something other than the well-known beaches of the Black Sea in Romania and it seems a little too commercial for our mood. So we woke up early … Continue reading Holiday training: beach vibe at the Black Sea in Vama Veche and Tuzla, Romania

516 Arouca, the longest pedestrian bridge in the world, opened in Portugal

Great news for anyone looking for a change of scenery once it's safe to travel again: The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge has been completed in Portugal, and it's opening to the public on Monday.  The record-breaking bridge measures 516 meters (or roughly 1,692 feet) long and is suspended 175 meters (574 feet) above a … Continue reading 516 Arouca, the longest pedestrian bridge in the world, opened in Portugal

Hideaway Beach Resort and Spa was crowned “Best Luxury Hideaway Resort” in the Maldives by Luxury Lifestyle Awards

Located in one of the largest natural islands around, Hideaway has been titled ‘Best Luxury Hideaway Resort’ in the Maldives. The very apt recognition has been awarded by acclaimed awarding body Luxury Lifestyle Awards, whose goal is to promote and celebrate the best luxury goods and services all around the world. Luxurious Space & PrivacyAs … Continue reading Hideaway Beach Resort and Spa was crowned “Best Luxury Hideaway Resort” in the Maldives by Luxury Lifestyle Awards

Amsterdam, NEMO Science Museum – fun for ALL

When we went to visit Amsterdam, for reasons you all intuit, we decided to go without taking the child with us. And, overall, it turned out to be a wise decision, except for one goal on our list: NEMO Science Museum. NEMO Science Museum is a popular science and technology museum located in one of … Continue reading Amsterdam, NEMO Science Museum – fun for ALL

Accor announces the launch of the new hybrid meeting concept powered by Microsoft Teams – ALL CONNECT

Accor announced it is collaborating with Microsoft to launch ALL CONNECT, a new hybrid meetings concept supported by Microsoft Teams. This new concept will enable guests around the world to adapt to the new ways of working that are expected to be an enduring legacy of the Covid-19 pandemic. Today, 55% of Accor hotels with … Continue reading Accor announces the launch of the new hybrid meeting concept powered by Microsoft Teams – ALL CONNECT

LOS ANGELES – ATHENS, GREECE. FROM $500, ROUNDTRIP, INCLUDING ALL TAXES

Athens is the historical capital of Europe, with a long history, dating from the first settlement in the Neolithic age. In the 5th Century BC (the “Golden Age of Pericles”) – the culmination of Athens’ long, fascinating history – the city’s values and civilization acquired a universal significance. Over the years, a multitude of conquerors … Continue reading LOS ANGELES – ATHENS, GREECE. FROM $500, ROUNDTRIP, INCLUDING ALL TAXES

Best time to visit Mallorca

Most holidaymakers choose the summer months for a beach holiday in Mallorca. However mild winters with pleasant temperatures make the island a year round destination. Best travel time for active holidays in spring If you are planning a trekking tour through the Serra de Tramuntana or cycling along the winding roads, you should plan a … Continue reading Best time to visit Mallorca

When is the best time to visit Bali?

Bali is located about 8 degrees south of the equator. Therefore you can expect a tropical, warm and humid climate all year round - with two main distinctive seasons: Dry Season and Rainy Season. Bali’s central mountains (volcanoes) include several peaks, with Mount Agung reaching over 3,000 meters in elevation. Up there, the temperatures are … Continue reading When is the best time to visit Bali?