La Chiesa del Purgatorio in Monopoli, Italy

Want to see a mummy? You don’t need to go to Egypt. One place mummies are on display is in La Chiesa del Purgatorio in Monopoli, Italy. This church shrine is dedicated as a place to pray for souls in purgatory, where they must suffer before going to heaven. The church is decorated in baroque style, with a heavy emphasis on portrayals of skeletons and flowers,...

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The best restaurants to try in Bali

If you are feeling adventurous and fancy sampling some true street food without the 5-star trimmings, go in search of a Warung a traditional Indonesian food stall. They normally only serve one or two dishes but will be of the highest and freshest quality. So jump in and enjoy the benefits. Key Takeaways: Bali is a popular tourist destination, given its exotic...

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A Tasmanian Diver’s Close Encounter With a Whale

Free diver Kaeo Landon Lane was on the water in Bicheno, Tasmania, when he came across two southern right whales who gave him an affectionate nudge. There were a lot of things going through my head, but fear was not high on that list. They didn’t feel threatening. It got so close I could see the hairs on her chin. A Tasmanian Diver’s Close Encounter...

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U.S. Laptop Ban Fading as Turkish and Emirates Airlines Expect Exemptions

A ban on laptop, and other large electronic devices, usage will soon be lifted on many flights going from Middle Eastern countries to the US via Turkish Airlines and Emirates. Improvements to security in terminals will allow passengers more luxury during their actual flights. However, recent US restrictions on visas for citizens of six Muslim-majority countries...

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Hawaiian Canoe Completes Three-Year Voyage Around The World

Three years after setting sail from Hawaii using only the stars, the wind and ancient Polynesian navigation techniques to voyage around the world, the Hokulea, a traditional double-hulled Hawaiian sailing canoe, has arrived back home on the island of Oahu.Thousands of people welcomed the Hokulea as it docked in Magic Island in Honolulu early Saturday morning....

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5 places to visit in Crete to discover Greek mythology

Greek mythology is a body of famous stories of gods, heroes and mythical beasts. Although there is a considerable element of fiction, the myths they have inspired have continued to influence the art and literature we recognize today. For those with an interest in Greek mythology or simply a love of historical sites a visit to Crete is not complete without a...

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Meet Aurea: an elegant superyacht with her own beach club

The 70 meter superyacht, Aurea, takes its inspiration from the lines of the sea. Its fluid lines are a hallmark of Pininfarina’s flowing, iconic style. The yacht’s shape is both dynamic and harmonious. Its upper band frames the bridge perfectly and then descends downstairs, where it joins the owners deck seamlessly. Key Takeaways: Aurea is a great name...

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4 Underwater Adventures – Travel Channel

The top four underwater adventures that is amazingly beautiful and breathtaking. Number four is the Great Barrier Reef, scuba dive Australia. Number three is the cave snorkeling in Thunderball Grotto, Bahamas. Number two is swimming with the stingrays in the Grand Cayman. Lastly, number one is freediving in Nassau, Bahamas. Believe in the sea and explore these...

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Top 7 luxury Belize resorts

Chan Chich Lodge has incredible grounds, which include their very own Maya ruins, complete with an ancient plaza and ball court. Book a luxury villa for the plushest surroundings, with all of the comforts of a high-end hotel. ?This is one of Belize’s highly related Eco-friendly hotels. Lodges here are made from sustainability harvested wood, and the furnishings...

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