Category: Travel

Florida asks Supreme Court to lift COVID-19 restrictions for cruise ships

The state of Florida asked the Supreme Court on Friday to lift COVID-19 restrictions on cruise ships so the industry…

Liverpool stripped of world heritage status by UNESCO

The UN’s cultural agency UNESCO voted narrowly to remove Liverpool’s waterfront from its list of world heritage sites, citing concerns…

Alan Joyce warns Qantas workers more jobs at risk if lockdowns continue

Qantas workers have been warned their jobs are on thin ice if nationwide border closures and lockdowns continue. Airline boss…

China launches world’s fastest maglev bullet train

China has launched what’s believed to be the fastest ground vehicle in the world – a bullet train capable of…

Qantas offers triple frequent flyer points on flights and hotel bookings

Qantas has announced it will not only double, but triple, frequent flyer points when members purchase flights, hotels and even…

Perth’s Juniper & Bay named Australia’s best restaurant in 2021

A Perth eatery that dishes up sophisticated modern Australian fare has been named as the best fine dining restaurant in…

Dubai makes it rain to cope with heatwave

Officials in Dubai are using drones to artificially increase rainfall as the city grapples with oppressive heat. The rainmaking technology,…

Florida to appeal ruling upholding CDC’s cruise ship COVID-19 requirements

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says he will appeal his case challenging mask mandates and other COVID-19 requirements on cruise ships…

Delta airlines employee reveals secret cabin passengers can use

There is a secret cabinet on planes which passengers may not realise exists, and is where you can find a…

Did Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic make it to space?

The Virgin Galactic spacecraft carrying British billionaire Richard Branson, two pilots and three other passengers, reached space earlier this week….