Cable car link for Kuelap, the ‘new Machu Picchu’

Cable car link for Kuelap, the ‘new Machu Picchu’

“It’s unique in the world. It’s the biggest city built in stone in the pre-Columbian era in South America and it’s three times older than Machu Picchu.” That’s Jose Llaja, from Chachapoyas Backpackers, talking about a pre-Inca city, Kuelap, built on a…

Disney’s EPCOT to Debut Three New Films

Disney’s EPCOT to Debut Three New Films

The famed EPCOT park at Walt Disney World stands for ‘experimental prototype community of tomorrow.’ As Disney experiments with transforming the EPCOT portion of its mammoth theme park, the company announced Monday it will debut three new films. The movies will be…

Wild swims and mountain walks in Norway

Wild swims and mountain walks in Norway

Heading west from Åre by rail, we watch the forest and softly rounded fells roll by, all the way up to the border town of Storlien. I’m with my daughter, Maddy (15) and we’re intrigued at this crossing point: a forlorn old…

Flying taxis: Uber partner reveals design

Flying taxis: Uber partner reveals design

Uber got a step closer to on-demand aerial taxis this week, as partner company Bell Helicopter unveiled a new flying car design in Las Vegas. The scale model of a hybrid-electric aircraft, called Nexus, is being exhibited at the 2019 Consumer Electronics…