A visit to the Kobe house!

Earl Clark pays homage to Kobe Bryant with this simple gesture

Iba't ibang tourist attractions, bumida sa kauna-unahang Mindanao Tourism Expo

Iba't ibang tourist attractions, bumida sa kauna-unahang Mindanao Tourism Expo

Cultivating world-class seafarers through training and compassion

WORLD-CLASS seafarers are products of multiple factors — quality education and training, decent welfare services, and a strong support group that spurs the crew's innate desire to make it good in the profession. Among these people are the trainers who do more than just train seafarers well. They instill an attitude of excellence, professionalism and responsibility that impact not just the mariners but the industry they belong to. Russel Baja...

More than 1,200 US flights canceled Tuesday, airlines issue travel waivers

As winter weather brought warnings and advisories to much of the country, airlines canceled over 1,200 U.S. flights Tuesday.

Divers capture rare footage of live giant squid in Japan

A rare video captured by divers shows a 2.5-meter (eight-foot) giant squid swimming in the waters off Japan's west coast. Giant squid are known to live in the waters around the country and occasionally wash ashore. But seeing them alive in the wild remains relatively rare.

The 17 most amazing attractions in Chennai

United Airlines' new partnership could power 50,000 flights with sustainable aviation fuel

United Airlines announced a new partnership that is expected to produce millions of gallons of sustainable aviation fuel by 2028.

BBM's travels and the new bromance with China

I WILL not begrudge BBM's traveling all over with his barkada, the latest of which was to Davos with an entourage of 70, including several two-faced businessmen prominent in financing the People Power Revolution that booted the Marcos père out. But then again, it is the nature of the beast to kiss the ass of the powerful. And they are critical components in BBM's rebranding of the Marcos name to the international community, which could be the...

In this hotel you can sleep simultaneously in two countries

Those looking for a very original hotel accommodation should know that there is a hotel that can accommodate its customers in two countries at the same time. Such a property is the Hotel Arbez Franco Suisse, which you can find in the small village of La Cure, right on the border line that separates France from Switzerland. Since 1862, due to the International Treaty of Dappes, the territory ceased to be entirely French to be equally divided with Switzerland. Today the hotel is run by Alexander Peyron, who inherited it from his family.

13 Delicious dishes to try when you visit Baton Rouge

The hardest languages in the world to learn

Trying to pick up a new language is hard, although the results are definitely worth it. If you’re starting your language-learning journey, it’s useful to know which languages are particularly challenging for native English speakers. These 10 languages are beautiful in their own right—but they have a reputation for being tough for English speakers to learn.

The new public baths in Tokyo designed by a well-known designer, photos

A new public toilet site designed by Marc Newson located under a highway overpass in Tokyo, Japan. According to media sources, the Australian designer Marc Newson created the public bath, adorned with a traditional copper roof, in the Shibuya area of Tokyo, as part of the Tokyo Toiletproject. The toilet is the latest addition to a city project that has seen toilets designed by many architects, including an innovative transparent WC that has gone viral on the internet.

Pasahero, posibleng makulong dahil sa itinago niya sa maleta! | GMA News Feed

Bistado ang isang pasaherong may itinatago pala sa handle ng kanyang maleta. Nahuli siya sa isang airport sa India matapos mapansin ng mga awtoridad ang kahina-hinala niyang kilos. Kung ano ang kanyang itinatago, alamin sa video!

Macaque monkeys bathe in hot springs, photos

Macaque monkeys bathe in a hot spring at the Jigokudani Yaen-koen wild macaque monkey park in Yamanouchi, Nagano (Japan). The area, known as Snow Monkey Park, is one of the top tourist destinations for foreign visitors to the country and is rapidly regaining its popularity as Japan opened its borders at the end of 2022, the year after the Covid-19 pandemic.

City safari: the surrounded animals take refuge with us

Smooth-mantled otters are commonly seen in reservoirs and some parks and number about 50 in Singapore. One of the otter families was chosen by newspaper readers as a national icon. Until a few years ago it was very rare to see them in this place, but with the rehabilitation of the canals they have reappeared. A 2022 video shows police blocking traffic in front of the presidential palace to allow a group of otters to cross the street. But there are many other examples of wild animals that approach the cities.

Beatles, Rolling Stones and many others: how did the name of the most famous band come about?

Puns, references to events of the past or random terms: often behind the birth of the name of some of the most famous band in the world there are very curious anecdotes. Some names were born almost by chance, such as that of the Rolling Stones, while others derive from musical characters of the past, as in the case of the Pink Floyd. Here's where the name of some of the main groups that have made the history of music, especially in the world of rock come from: browse the photo gallery to learn more!

Plectrum: hydrogen superyacht, measuring 74 meters and flying over the water at 140 Km/h

It's called Plectrum the latest luxury yacht designed by the Italian design studio Lazzarini. 74 meters long, it is designed to be the fastest in its category thanks to a system equal to that of a hydrofoil. The inspiration comes from the catamarans of the America's Cup but instead of being pushed by the wind, "Plectrum" moves and rises above the surface of the water before leaving. Plectrum is very powerful with three hydrogen-powered engines of 5000 hp each that allow it to reach a maximum speed of 75 knots (140 km / h). The construction is entirely made of carbon fiber composite materials.

Bowlus Heritage Edition Is Company's Cheapest, World's Lightest Travel Trailer

Prices start at $159,000 MSRP.

Trainwrecks: The worst festival disasters in history

For every Coachella, Tomorrowland and Lollapalooza, there’s also an Astroworld, Fyre Festival and Altamont. Music festivals rarely go off without some type of issue, but these events were complete disasters for a wide range of reasons, from violence to poor planning to unfortunate weather.

The Final Boeing 747: Farewell, Queen of the Skies

The final delivery of the iconic jumbo jet marks the end of an era.

The age of the mega-hotels — and the most luxurious to book now

The age of the mega-hotels — and the most luxurious to book now - Does bigger mean better? A new raft of super-hotels is banking on it, says Rosalyn Wikeley

Davao City Tourism Office, tiwala na dadami pa ang bilang ng turista sa lungsod

Davao City Tourism Office, tiwala na dadami pa ang bilang ng turista sa lungsod

10 typical breakfasts in the world: have you ever tried them?

Breakfast is undoubtedly an important meal and each country has its typical breakfast to enjoy. Some are known, such as the classic croissant to be enjoyed in France or eggs and bacon inevitable in the United States. But what are other breakfasts to discover around the world? There are so many! Today we bring you our selection of breakfasts that should be tried at least once in your life. Maybe you've already tried some? Browse the gallery to discover the 10 typical breakfasts of the world to try.

The 5 best food experiences in Marseille

Marseille Marseille is France's third-largest city and home to the country's largest port. The Basilica Notre-Dame de la Garde is one of Marseille's most notable architectural landmarks. Its cuisine, which includes bouillabaisse, pastis, tapenade, fougasse, and other delicacies. In Marseille, you will find some delectable dishes that you just cann...

In Norway's icy seas, freediver dances with killer whales

Gliding stealthily through Norway's frigid Arctic waters, world champion freediver Arthur Guerin-Boeri defies the glacial temperatures and darkness to rub shoulders with one of the most fearsome sea predators -- killer whales. Despite the poor visibility and the Arctic winds that push the temperature of the sea water below freezing, Guerin-Boeri said the dives were an "unforgettable memory".

Boeing to deliver last 'Jumbo Jet'

NEW YORK CITY: Boeing is set to officially bid farewell to the original jumbo jet, the 747, as it makes its final commercial delivery of an aircraft that democratized flying and serves US presidents. Thousands of current and former employees will converge Tuesday afternoon at Boeing's factory in Everett, Washington, in the Northwestern part of the United States for a final sendoff celebration in parallel with the delivery of a Boeing 747-8 cargo...

Diversity and inclusion in shipping

THE seafaring life brings together people from countries all over the world. Multinational crews run most of the world's merchant fleet; they work out of ports in countries not their own. Cultural differences are inevitable in such situations and can give rise to misunderstandings, disrespect, intolerance, prejudice and fear. While these may cause hurt feelings and squabbles that may be ironed out in other workplaces, in shipping they can have...

Princess Kate goes solo for very special trip to Leeds - best photos

The Princess of Wales looked radiant as she stepped out for a solo Leeds visit following the successful launch of her early years campaign.

Best Travel & Tourism stocks to follow in 2022.

Travel and tourism is a broad category, with a diverse list of well-known brands. Ecotourism is a fast-growing niche, especially among young travelers. Tourism sector has been perhaps the hardest hit part of the economy by the COVID-19 pandemic. This list presents some of the best travel and tourism stocks to track in the post-pandemic era. The list's performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.

Gabbi Garcia flies to Taiwan for tourism ambassador duties

Gabbi Garcia is now in Taiwan to fulfill her duties as a Tourism Ambassador. On Instagram Monday, Sparkle Artist Center shared photos of Gabbi flying in style with her all-black OOTD. Gabbi also shared an Instagram Story of her on the plane, revealing she went with her mom Tes Lopez. In February 2020, Gabbi was chosen as the first Filipina Tourism Ambassador of Taiwan due to her "healthy" and "positive" image in the entertainment industry, her...

Headed to Chandler? Here's what you shouldn't miss!

Chandler, Arizona, is a well-known museum where guests can enjoy various art and history displays. Guests will have a great time in the city since they can also visit the Arizona Railway Museum. Visitors can admire the antique locomotives and rail artifacts here. Chandler is a great place to explore for those who want to learn more about local hist...

Some of the most unique museums in the world

Some of the strangest museums in the world. The world is a place rich in art and everywhere you can find more or less interesting museums that tell the story of the city and its inhabitants. What is rarer to find are those particular museums, which tell a unique story of its kind and that you will hardly find easily in your city: unless you live in one of the cities that host these museums! These museums will make you discover an unexpected and fun side of each of these cities! Here is a list of the most special museums in the world!

Hop on a Helicopter Ride This Valentine's Day for as Low as P3,800

Forget wining and dining.

14 Tourist hotspots in Ogden that live up to the hype

20 Search and rescue teams na naghahanap sa nawawalang Cessna plane, bigo pa ring makakita ng proof of life

20 Search and rescue teams na naghahanap sa nawawalang Cessna plane, bigo pa ring makakita ng proof of life

10 Reasons why Minneapolis is a foodie's paradise

20 useful tips for travelling with a toddler

No matter the destination, travelling with a little one can have its challenges—from cleaning up spills to lugging around baby equipment. The good news is there are tons of simple ways to make the journey easier, like overpacking healthy snacks and booking an early morning flight. Whether you’re headed to the beach, the mountains, or grandma’s house, these useful tips will simplify any trip with a toddler.

Vandals damage a bridge in Quezon that dates back to the Spanish period

The centuries-old Malagonlong Bridge is declared a national cultural treasure.

Kin pray missing plane's passengers still alive

CAUAYAN CITY: It has been a week since the Cessna plane was reported missing in Isabela but the relatives of the five passengers and the pilot believe that they survived the crash in the Sierra Madre mountains. "We firmly believe and pray that they are safe and we hope that they will be home soon," Anna May Kamatoy said. Kamatoy is the mother of 20-year-old Mark Eiron and 10-year-old Xam Siguerra, aunt of 15-year-old Rom Josthle "RJ" Manaday,...

US Defense Chief to visit PH again | The Final Word

US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is set to visit the Philippines again. His 2021 trip was seen as a successful attempt to save the visiting forces agreement. Our senior correspondent David Santos has the details on what brings Austin back to the country.

1st US park named after Fil-Am community organization inaugurated

MANILA, Philippines — The first recreation park in the United States named after a Filipino-American community organization, Bohol Circle Immigrant Park, has been inaugurated in Alameda, California. Local government officials and the Filipino-American community gathered in the Bay Area island city last Jan. 21 for the official opening of the Bohol Circle Immigrant Park. Located at 2901 Fifth Street off Mitchell Avenue, the Bohol Circle Immigrant...

Map: Which countries has Pope Francis visited?

Pope Francis’ trip to the DRC is the first papal visit since John Paul II travelled there in 1985.

Experience the top 15 attractions in Vancouver

NYC hotel worker calls out city as migrants 'destroy' rooms, 'disrespect' employees: 'No accountability'

Row NYC employee details the "total chaos" that has ensued at the once-luxury hotel as migrants refuse to vacate their free rooms at another establishment.

Ancient handprint discovered in an excavation in Jerusalem

Elements of the fortifications of ancient Jerusalem and a mysterious handprint carved into the rock were discovered in the city during excavations carried out by the Israel Antiquities Authority. Archaeological excavations were carried out along the main street Sultan Suleiman which runs adjacent to the city walls. During the excavations was brought to light part of a deep defensive moat that surrounded the city walls, probably dating back to the tenth century AD and perhaps earlier. An unexplained handprint was discovered in a spot carved into the moat wall.

In 16th place! Bibingka one of Best Cakes in the World, according to Taste Atlas

Another year, another Taste Atlas list! For 2023, bibingka makes it yet again to the Best Cakes in the World list, landing in 16th place out of 50 international contenders. Full story:

Emirates test flies B777 on sustainable fuel

DUBAI: Long-haul carrier Emirates successfully flew a Boeing 777 on a test flight Monday with one of its two engines entirely powered by so-called sustainable aviation fuel. This comes as carriers worldwide try to lessen their carbon footprint. Flight 2646 flew for just under an hour over the coastline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) after taking off from Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest for international travel, and heading...

How to avoid the worst seat on the plane

Flying can be stressful, but Kurt "The CyberGuy" Knutsson's helpful tips to finding the best seat on your flight can help ease some of your air travel worries.

Which myths were inspired by real events? From Atlantis to the Great Flood

Direct Flights to the Las Vegas of Asia Start This March

Here's how you can fly direct to Macau.