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Weather Chaos Across The World

As Hurricane Earl is downgraded to a Tropical Storm, its winds are still mauling the resilient coast of Nova Scotia in south east Canada, and hatches are still battened down as hurricane Flora threatens to follow. However this...

Paris Brings A New Meaning To Guest Houses

In a bid to boost tourism, Paris Council is hoping to persuade residents to open up their spare rooms for visitors to the city. The French capital has a reputation as not only being romantic and luxurious but...

Travel Technology Brings ‘Virtual Vacations’

Say hello to digital technology tourism, and wave goodbye to traditional tourist guide booklets. Predictions from The Future of Independent Travel conclude that Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) chips will be our new guide to everything we need to...

Deadly Snake Invites Itself For Lunch

A couple who were house hunting in Queensland, Australia got a bit more than they bargained for when they came across a snake eating its lunch in the front room of the property they were viewing at Four...

Clever Orang-utan Plots Daring Escape

Karta, the very clever orang-utan, has made a bid for freedom from Adelaide Zoo, Australia by short circuiting an electric fence. Visitors to the popular tourist attraction watched in amazement as the 137lb primate executed what appeared to...

Illegal Immigrants Know How To Travel In Style

Illegal immigrants are boarding tourist flights at up to £10,000 a time and arriving in the UK to start new lives via Ireland. A luxurious flight is a more appealing option than being squashed for hours in the...

Would Sir Prefer The Duck Or A Big Trout?

Skyscanner, the flight search specialists, have come up with a list of the world’s funniest, weirdest and downright rude airport names. Airports such as Deception, Crooked Lake, Slave Lake or Asbestos Hill in Canada, Danger Bay, Deadhorse, Eek...