Day: August 11, 2016

Aug 11
Casualties Mount as Bombings Strike Resort Areas in Thailand

The stricken sites included Phuket and other locations popular with tourists. A Thai…

Aug 11
Twin Blasts at Thailand’s Hua Hin Resort Kill One and Wound 19

The explosions, which took place about a half-hour apart, were in an area of bars and…

Aug 11
New Hotels (and a Sleeper Train) to Check Out in South America

New and renovated hotels in South America offer spas, local artwork and a variety of…

Aug 11
I Lost My Job and My Husband. Then I Found Newfoundland.

I'm not sure, exactly, how Newfoundland went from novel setting and daydream to a plan…

Aug 11
In Costa Rica, Photographing Jaguars to Help Save Them

Conservationists and eco-lodges in Costa Rica are using camera “traps” to record…

Aug 11
Deadly Wildfires on Portuguese Island of Madeira Reach Its Largest City

The biggest fire rapidly encroached on the residential outskirts of Funchal, home to…

Aug 11
5 of the best ski resorts for a luxury ski weekend

If you're like me, a week's skiing is great, but it's simply not enough. A luxury…

Aug 11
7 reasons why you must add Addo Park to your ‘to do’ list

Currently the third largest national park in South Africa, the Addo Elephant…