Life: Travel

The changes come amid debate in Australia over colonial-era statues, with critics calling for greater acknowledgement of the role of Aboriginals in the nation's history.
Bugs have often carried a negative image, perceived as 'food for the poor' in a country with profound class divides.
The first-ever Wonsan International Friendship Air Festival was held in September last year, attracting hundreds of foreigners.
It's not just Cape Town that can experience four seasons in one day.
The travel group suspended its holidays to Tunisia in June 2015 after a gunman killed 38 people, including 30 British tourists, in a shooting spree in the resort town of Sousse.
A century ago, international travel was only for the rich. These days, almost anyone from an industrialised country can see a bit of the world on a budget.
Altamirano is one of just 20 or so fishermen who remain in the floating gardens of Xochimilco, an idyllic network of lakes, canals and artificial islands.
The total eclipse, when the Moon fully blocks light from the Sun, will be visible from a 113-kilometre path that carves through 14 US states.
Cold weather has hit South Africa this week - here are a few tips on how to stay safe in extreme weather conditions.
The stench from the opened corpse flower has been called a combination of rotting flesh, smelly socks, garlic and dirty diapers.
The Economist Intelligence Unit's 2017 Global Liveability Report notes that a decade of declines in the ease of living has now stabilised.
Behind the sea, sun, dancing and yachts lurks a serious problem of tourism overcrowding that is preventing many locals from finding affordable accommodation.
It will be the longest period that Big Ben has been silent in its 157-year history.
Photographs showed styrofoam-like clumps lining the shores, while the waters at a fishing village popular with tourists were seen covered in oil and rubbish.
Across southern Europe, residents are complaining that a sharp rise in tourism is making life intolerable.
American Green Inc plans to transform the old Gold Rush town of Nipton into what it calls 'an energy-independent, cannabis-friendly hospitality destination.'
It comes as the US will issue a ban on citizens' travel to, in or through North Korea following the death of an America tourist.
The ruins were exposed during preparations for a massive infrastructure project on a major boulevard.
The nearly two-metre-tall artwork, which is thought to date from the late 12th to the early 13th century, was discovered during a dig on Saturday.
For most people, the Chechnya region in Russia's volatile North Caucasus brings to mind a dark history and grim present.
For centuries, timber floating brought wealth to many villages along the Vistula and its tributaries.
The museum, which opened on the World Trade Center site in May 2014, averages 9,000 visitors a day.
The historic 12th-century temple complex barely survived years of war and civil strife in Cambodia.
The new advisories reflect growing concerns that the Islamic State group's influence is rising in Mindanao. would like to send you push notifications.
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