19 Jan 2017
In a 10-day trip on the Antarctic ice, the Egyptian adventurer Omar Samra becomes the first person in history to climb three mountain peaks, a ‘first ascent’ in climbing terminology.
In recognition of this historic...
14 Jan 2017
Global airline passengers have a 39% chance of stepping onboard an aircraft equipped with Wi-Fi. According to an international report from RouteHappy, Delta, United and Emirates have the biggest number of available seat miles offering Wi-...
12 Jan 2017
China is raising the stakes in the race for the 'tallest' man-made structures: six of the 10 tallest buildings predicted to top out in 2017 are in this booming corner of the world.
And all are set to exceed the 400-meter...
10 Jan 2017
Searching for Africa's wild heart is one of travel's most magical experiences.
But being stuck in a 4x4 convoy while scanning the horizon for a distant lion can take the sheen off somewhat.
These new luxury...
06 Jan 2017
Good news has been in short supply the last 12 months, but for nervous fliers there's one ray of light: 2016 was one of the safest years in aviation history.
Despite some high-profile accidents, the number of airplane crashes has in...
04 Jan 2017
A young woman has been caught trying to smuggle a teenage African migrant hidden in her suitcase into Spanish territory.
Authorities stopped the 22-year-old woman last week at a border crossing into Ceuta, one of two Spanish enclaves in...
31 Dec 2016
According to figures compiled by VisitBritain, the UK has seen a record year for inbound tourism in 2016.
The data, although only a forecast as yet, gives predictions of increases in both visitor numbers and spending by tourists...
30 Dec 2016
Last Week an American social media celebrity 'Adam Saleh' posted a video alleging that he was removed from a plane heading from London to New York along with a friend after speaking Arabic on the aircraft.
28 Dec 2016
EgyptAir will resume its additional and regular 344 flights to Egyptian tourist destinations on the occasion of the New Year and Coptic Christmas.
The trips started on December 25th and will go on until January 5th, according to Safwat...
17 Dec 2016
The search engine published its list of most frequently searched keywords and questions of 2016, Wednesday, December 14. This year, it seems that the location of the Indonesian island of Bali has been a subject of particular interest among...