Blog Profile / Daily Mail: Travel

Filed Under:Lifestyle / Travel
Posts on Regator:4807
Posts / Week:14.3
Archived Since:June 21, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Couple travel from UK to Hong Kong on public transport

Phil and Emma Whiting spent three weeks aboard 16 different trains, travelling through Europe, across Russia, into Mongolia, then onto Beijing and finally Hong Kong.

Remarkable random acts of kindness

From the U.S to India, these remarkable photographs show how there are people out there who put others first without hesitation.

Flier shocked to find that frame around window is loose

Footage, filmed over Chile, has emerged of a frame around a window in a passenger plane cabin that had come completely loose. It was uploaded to the internet with the title  ‘Should I be concerned?’

Richard Dawkins tweets photo of termite-built 'cathedral'

Matt Shardlow, CEO of Peterborough based Bugs Life, spoke about the image on BBC Radio 4's Today programme this morning, saying it is the handiwork of Australian magnetic termites.

Residents evacuated from homes in Lancashire overnight

The Met Office has put in place a warning for ice in northern England and Scotland from 6pm tonight until 10am tomorrow, and expects temperatures to fall to -2C (28F) overnight this weekend.

How pilots 'make up time' if a flight is delayed

Several pilots have revealed to MailOnline Travel exactly how they can get to their destination on time - even if their flight is late in leaving the airport - without breaking any rules.

Wild India by Axel Gomille is a real-life Jungle Book

German photographer Axel Gomille spent 25 years travelling across India snapping pictures of the Indian subcontinent's diverse wildlife from sloth bears to nilgai and blackbucks.

Porsche designs ski chairlift for Alpe d'Huez in France

Ski resorts in Europe are seeing a demand by wealthy customers for luxury ski lifts. Next month a chairlift will open in Alpe d'Huez, France, that has been designed by Porsche (pictured).

Mysterious 'booms' have been heard 64 times in 2017

Mysterious booms have been reported 64 times this year, in locations including Michigan, Lapland, St Ives, Swansea and Yorkshire (map showing all locations pictured).

Motorists lose their grip on snowy hill in Russia

Dramatic footage shows the car carnage on a steep, slippery slope in Vladivostok as successive motorists unsuccessfully tackled the snowy hill.

134 earthquakes rattle San Andreas fault in just one week

Seventeen of the earthquakes near Monterey County on the San Andreas fault were stronger than 2.5 magnitude, according to seismologists from the US Geological Survey.

Hay-Adams in Washington DC is fit for the Queen

The White House is far too suburban for the Queen, writes etiquette expert William Hanson. If she took back control of the U.S for Britain, the Hay-Adams is where she'd stay.

A peek inside Jackie Chan's new 1,900hp superyacht

The 63-year-old martial arts star from Hong Kong opted for a 125-ft vessel crafted by the Chinese manufacturer Ruiying Yachts.

Martin Parr's new book Think of Scotland is captivating

Legendary British photographer Martin Parr's new book, Think of Scotland, showcases the country in a series of never-before-seen photos that capture the magic of everyday life.

The ancient Indonesian crater lakes that change colour

These amazing pictures of the bizarre colour changing lakes in Indonesia have been captured by Milosh Kitchovitch from Canada.

Delayed Westjet fliers entertained by accordion player

After their Westjet flight from Toronto airport to Newfoundland was delayed, Sean Sullivan and Sheldon Thornhill began entertaining the passengers with a sing-a-long.

Fliers share snaps of weird things they've seen on planes

Most flights are uneventful. But these snaps from around the world show that the odd one or two can be rather weird, with sights so bizarre they could put you off flying for life.

Man plans to launch rocket to prove Earth is flat

Self-taught rocket scientist 'Mad' Mike Hughes plans to plans to hurtle over the ghost town of Amboy in the Mojave Desert as the first part of his flat-Earth space programme.

Inside America's best public bathrooms of 2017

The voting has ended in the America's Best Restroom Contest for 2017 and the winning public toilets for this year are those at the OdySea Aquarium in Scottsdale, Arizona.

AirAsia flight to Bali was dropping 11 metres per second

An Air Asia flight from Perth to Bali that was forced to make an emergency landing was plummeting at a rate of 11 metres per second, an investigation has revealed.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC