The U.S. Was Just Ranked the Best Country in the World for Wildlife Travel — Here Are the Top Spots to Visit

The U.S. Was Just Ranked the Best Country in the World for Wildlife Travel — Here Are the Top Spots to Visit

Tour company True Luxury Travel has created a Global Wildlife Index to rank the best countries for wildlife tourism based on factors including wildlife biodiversity, conservation efforts, and the prevalence of national parks. The index ranked the United States as number one,…

Final words of 9/11 victims

Final words of 9/11 victims

MOMENTS before United Airlines Flight 175 smashed into the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, a passenger left a voicemail for the wife he’d left behind in Massachusetts. “Jules, this is Brian. Listen, I’m on an airplane that’s been hijacked,” said…

Writing Fake TripAdvisor Reviews Landed This Man in Jail

Writing Fake TripAdvisor Reviews Landed This Man in Jail

On Wednesday, a man received a nine-month prison sentence for selling fake reviews to Italian companies on TripAdvisor. “We see this as a landmark ruling for the Internet,” TripAdvisor’s associate general counsel Brad Young said in a statement. “Writing fake reviews has…

Caesars Forum breaks ground in Las Vegas

Caesars Forum breaks ground in Las Vegas

Caesars Entertainment has broken ground on Caesars Forum, a brand new 550,000-square-foot conference centre in Las Vegas. The $375 million investment will feature the two largest pillarless ballrooms in the world, located at the centre of the Las Vegas Strip. Scheduled to…

Great explorations in Antarctica

Great explorations in Antarctica

IT’S a world of glistening white, where icebergs calve, whales breach and penguins mingle in their millions. . To visit Antarctica  – by expeditionary vessel and sea kayak –  is to leave the world of man and submit entirely to the wonder…

Henning appointed general manager at the Westbury Mayfair

Henning appointed general manager at the Westbury Mayfair

The Westbury Mayfair, a Luxury Collection Hotel, has announced the appointment of Andrew Henning as general manager. Henning joins the five-star hotel from the United Arab Emirates where he successfully opened the St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club. In…

Bilbao baggings: the ultimate picnic road trip

Bilbao baggings: the ultimate picnic road trip

Price aside, eating at a one of the Basque country’s many Michelin-starred restaurants and sitting on a sea wall with a picnic have more in common than you’d imagine. The region’s greatest chefs – including Eneko Atxa, Elena Arzak, Andoni Luis Aduriz…