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The 12 Most Romantic Hotels in New York City

From the Rockaways to the Upper East Side, here's where to stay to get those sparks flying.


Cleanliness at business premises good but more must be done to draw tourists, says Ipoh Mayor

IPOH: The cleanliness level at most business premises here are better than those at other tourist spots, says Datuk Rumaizi Baharin. Read full story


Anxious moments for passengers on Firefly flight bound for Singapore

JOHOR BARU: About 66 passengers and four flight crew members onboard a Firefly flight from the Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang, Selangor, bound for Seletar Airport in Singapore were frightened and anxious, no thanks to bad weather earlier today.


Monkeys Stolen From Dallas Zoo in Latest Bizarre Incident

Two emperor tamarin monkeys were stolen from their habitat at the Dallas Zoo, marking the fourth strange incident at the zoo this month.


8 Places in California Where Home Prices Have Plummeted

California is one of the states in the U.S. where dreams really do come true. From the majestic sceneries up and down the coastline to the variety of fresh foods and the industries of Silicon...


Eateries urged to ensure cleanliness for Visit Ipoh Year

IPOH: As domestic and foreign tourist arrivals are expected to increase during Visit Ipoh Year 2023, eatery operators have been urged to maintain the highest level of cleanliness or face action by the authorities.


Hoping for tourism revival, continued festive atmosphere

It had also marred the joyful atmosphere of many major festivals throughout the world, especially the celebration of Chinese New Year (CNY) in China which had been persistently gloomed by the restrictive zero-Covid policy.


Fishing trip ends in tragedy, one missing after boat capsizes

MACHANG: A fishing trip by three friends ended in tragedy when one of them went missing after the boat they were in capsized at Haji Pa jetty near Paloh Rawa here last night.


Tourism Malaysia, Matta begin first roadshow in India this year

KUALA LUMPUR: Tourism Malaysia in collaboration with the Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents (Matta) kicked off the first roadshow in India across five cities from Jan 30 to Feb 7 this year.


Malaysian tourists spend RM600 million on food in Thailand

SHAH ALAM - Malaysians were estimated to spend over RM3 billion in tourism at Thailand last year with RM600 million spent on food, said Thailand Tourism Authority (Tat). Its Deputy Governor Tanes Petsuwan said this comes after a surge of over 1.5 million Malaysian tourists last year after two years of a slump due to the Covid pandemic. Tanes said M...


30 of the Most Incredible Islands in the World to Visit Now

Dig out that bucket list and add these to it!


All the Rules You Never Knew Restaurants Have to Follow on 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives'

First rule of Flavortown? Don't say the word "Flavortown" on camera. Since 2006, we've watched Guy Fieri travel coast to coast visiting some of the country's greatest establishments for Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. It's one of the biggest shows on the Food Network, and with over 648 episodes and counting, it doesn't appear to be slowing down anytime soon. But what does it take to become a Triple D-featured spot and how does it all work? Both Fieri and producers have spilled behind-the-scenes secrets about the show throughout its 42 seasons—from who picks the restaurants to how you can tell if the host really likes a dish to what happens to these eateries after the cameras leave (spoiler: a little thing called the Triple D Effect!). Keep reading to learn about all things Flavortown and find out what really happens when Fieri rolls into your town.


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

Prices start at $159,000 MSRP.


10 Reasons why Minneapolis is a foodie's paradise


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!


Iconic Photos of Vintage Paris Starting at 1867

A look back at the history of the city of lights.


20 Best Places to Visit in March

From dreamy to adventurous, these top travel destinations are ready to be explored. Now that most of the country is thawing out in time for spring, it’s the perfect opportunity to get your luggage and carry-on bags ready and take a much-needed vacation. On the cusp of a new season, March is virtually synonymous with renewal and rejuvenation. Additionally, spring is symbolic of optimism and change. So, what better way to initiate inspiring fresh starts than by booking a trip this month? Plus, since it’s still early in the year, you probably have plenty of PTO just waiting to be used. With ample time and the world at your fingertips, it can be a challenge narrowing down where on the globe you want to go, but don’t fret. We’ve done the work for you and compiled some of the best places to travel to in March 2023. Travel preferences vary, so we’ve considered destinations that are sure to suit just about every traveler’s taste and lifestyle. From family-friendly spring break destinations in Florida to relaxing mountainside escapes in Switzerland, we’ve rounded up some of the best domestic and international travel ideas. Whether you prefer staying in the U.S. or want to broaden your horizons abroad, this list will provide suitable options. Depending on what time of the month you travel, you may find lower airfare and lodging rates. For example, if you opt for earlier in the month when weather can still be chilly, prices are likely to be less expensive than if you travel later in the month when temperatures start to warm up in many parts of the country. No matter where you land, keep in mind that peak travel times are only a couple of months away so take full advantage of deals while you can and plan accordingly. Let this list be your personal travel guide to finding the best places to explore and unwind this March. And for more recommendations, be sure to check out Good Housekeeping's Family Travel Awards.


20 Essentials for Your Next Winter Road Trip

Before you drive over the river and through the woods this winter, make sure to pick up some of these must-have accessories.


5 Best Southern Cities To Retire on a Budget of $1,500 a Month

You're planning to retire and have your sights set on a warm climate. Specifically, you want to settle down in the South, but you need to find new hometown that's affordable on a fixed income. See:...


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.


China's tourists recovery faster in Malaysia, Singapore than Vietnam, Thailand: Maybank IB

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia, Singapore and the Philippines will be more modest beneficiaries of China’s revenge travel than Thailand, among the Asean-6 countries.


Try these 8 local delicacies on your trip to Delhi

Delhi Delhi, the city that defines India, offers the perfect blend of the country's modern and cultural heritage. This is manifested through the different architectural marvels and museums that capture the rich heritage of India. The India Gate is a famous attraction because of its magnificent structure that brings people in awe. The bustling marke...


Travel facts and figures for the Lunar New Year

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Nautical tourism has the potential to bring visitors to Sabah, says Joniston

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah’s picturesque coastline has great potential for nautical tourists to prolong their stay in the state which can generate economic spillover.


Airlines must 'use or lose' UK airport slots in return to pre-Covid rules

Airlines operating at British airports will have to use 80% of their take-off and landing slots in order to keep them, the government says, as it brings the industry back in line with pre-pandemic rules.


Touch N Go Visa di arah tukar nama? Apa dah jadi? #15

Tiga isu yang diketengahkan ialah, pertama kad Touch n Go Visa di arah tukar nama, kedua pasport kini boleh diperbaharui di KLIA dan ketiga pendapatan nenek tular mandi lumpur di TikTok sangat tinggi berbanding turun ke sawah, cuba teka berapa jumlah wang diperolehinya? Elak rakyat keliru, kerajaan arah kad Touch ‘n Go Visa ditukar nama […]


34 Beautiful National Parks to Inspire Your Next 2023 Getaway

You don’t have to travel out of the United States for sights that will take your breath away.


40 Countries You Might Not Have Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

It's time to get your passport ready.


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.


20 facts you didn’t know about the Moon

For centuries, the Moon has been a fascination for philosophers, poets and scientists, and a constant presence in our night sky. From its origins to its influence on human life, here are 20 things worth knowing about Earth’s majestic companion satellite.


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.


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


1.5 million of people to throng Penang for Thaipusam

GEORGE TOWN - Some 1.5 million Hindu devotees and tourists from within the country and abroad are expected to throng Penang next weekend for the annual Thaipusam celebrations. Thanneermalai Shree Balathandayuthabani Temple chairman Datuk Seri P. Kuvena Raju said the festival was held on a small and moderate scale for the last two years to curb the ...


Firefly flight forced to divert to Senai International Airport, with 66 onboard

JOHOR BAHRU - A total of 66 passengers and four crew members aboard a Firefly airline plane destined for Seletar Airport (XSP) from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB), Subang Selangor, faced an emergency situation due to bad weather today. In a statement, the airlines said that the FY3124 aircraft departed from Subang Airport at 7.20am and was sc...


Johor revises target to eight million international tourists

TOURISM Johor has set a new target for its international tourist arrivals this year, from five million previously to eight million. Read full story


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 most beautiful rooftop bars in the world

On the most beautiful rooftop bars in the world you can have an aperitif with your head among the stars. There is no trip that takes place without a stop in a rooftop bar in which to relax, relaxing your gaze over the city skylines, sipping cocktails from the most exhaustive lists, savoring the delights of award-winning chefs from all over the globe. From Europe to Asia, here are the most beautiful rooftop bars in the world to visit once in a lifetime. Are you ready to go around the globe?


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.


40 Vintage Photos of Bars Through the Years

From many years and all over the world, partying is universal!


MYAirline now offers free 15kg baggage and seat selection, all-in one-way fare from RM39

It appears that MYAirline has extended its Super Sale offer for the travel period between 1st August to 27th October 2023. For two days only (31st Jan to 1st February 2023), the latest low-cost carrier in Malaysia is now offering free 15kg baggage and free seat selection for the promo travel period. Free 15kg baggage […]


Blast from the past: Pictures taken in the 19th century

The very first cameras started appearing at the beginning of the 19th century, and were initially used to photograph landscapes or still life. It wasn’t long, however, before they were used to capture portraits and everyday scenes. Here is a series of amazing photos taken during the 19th century.


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.


The 14 most amazing attractions in Ogden


Ipoh bandar paling murah bagi pendidikan antarabangsa

IPOH - Bandaraya Ipoh buat pertama kalinya menerima gelaran sebagai bandar paling murah di Asia dan dunia bagi persekolahan antarabangsa pada 2022 oleh Pangkalan Data Sekolah Antarabangsa (ISD), Pertubuhan Bangsa-Bangsa Bersatu (PBB). Datuk Bandar Ipoh, Datuk Rumaizi [email protected] Daud berkata, bandar raya itu tersenarai bersama 19 bandar-bandar lain ...


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


The Top 15 Beaches to Visit on the East Coast

Widely considered to be the best stretches of sand along the Atlantic Ocean.


How Are the Characters From 1923 Related to Yellowstone's Duttons?

Here's how the latest branch of the Dutton family tree connects to Yellowstone's first family. Johns and Jacks and Jameses and Jacobs—the Yellowstone universe is packed with enough Duttons to make your head spin. With the arrival of the latest Yellowstone prequel, 1923, there are even more names to keep track of. While there are still some secrets that have yet to be revealed about the family and how everyone is connected, we've made things a little easier by rounding up what we know so far about how the characters of 1923 relate to the Duttons of the modern day. Sign up for Paramount+ More: The Dutton Family Tree


The Best Travel Mugs for Commuting, Roadtripping, and Everything in Between

Enjoy your coffee on the road, riding the subway, or at the office.


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.


Experience the top 19 attractions in Lincoln

Nebraska is more than cornfields and sprawling prairies. The state's capital, Lincoln, offers vibrant art and nightlife scenes, partially thanks to the large downtown campus of the University of Nebraska. The Haymarket District near downtown's western edge was an open-air cattle and hay market in the late 1800s. Today, it's a hub for funky gallerie...