Wanting to spend some quiet time along the shore of Muscat in Oman, I drove to a street near the area of Azaiba — located roughly a quarter of the way to Old Muscat from the international airport, almost due north of the Sultan Qaboos...Show More Summary
Around noon on Wednesday, May 16, 1804, a keelboat laid anchor on the north shore of the Missouri River at a spot about 25 miles upstream from the desolate, flood-prone junction where the Missouri joins the Mississippi River. The party’s commander surveyed the nondescript village that was scattered along a mile-long mudflat at the base of a low hill. Show More Summary
Marshall Crenshaw Tucked in somewhere in the conspicuous affluence of Highland Park, Illinois lies the town's quaint Ravinia District- a tiny, yet vibrant community of small business owners, unique boutiques, and eclectic restaurants and food specialty shops. Show More Summary
U.S. 2, from St. Ignace to Rapid River, Michigan, is a beautiful highway. Paralleling the north shore of Lake Michigan, it offers spectacular views of the lake (often from convenient pull-offs and roadside parks) and passes through scenic woodlands and wetlands. Show More Summary
Hailing from the sunny shores of North Island, New Zealand. Welcome to the family. The post Element Australia Welcomes Christian Low appeared first on TransWorld SKATEboarding.
This 7,000-square-foot mansion is in Beverly, Massachusetts, an area of North Shore known as "Gold Coast" in the late 19th century. The property is part of the original Eagle Rock estate that belonged to steel magnate and art collector Henry Clay Frick. ...
North Shore Distillery has won just about every spirits award around for their two gins. [ more › ]
The finest property in Coal Harbour, Vancouver's most sought-after community with views overlooking Burrard Inlet and the North Shore Mountains. This waterfront condo has two levels. Upstairs there's a private office surrounded by a 1,700-square-foot rooftop patio. On the main floor, there are two large bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths...
Boasting a private pier with jaw-dropping views and known as "Summertide," this legendary property along Lake Tahoe's North Shore is what real estate dreams are made of. Aviation entrepreneur and American business tycoon Howard Hughes was once the home's owner, but now it can be yours for $19.5 million. Show More Summary
Samar paid five hundred dollars to cross from Turkey to the north shore of Lesvos, in Greece, on a flimsy seven-metre dinghy with her two children and sixty-two other people. When she arrived, a Belgian woman took pity on her, and drove Samar and her children to Mytilene, the capital of the island. Show More Summary
Coldwell Banker recently listed a sprawling compound on the north shore of Long Island for a whopping $100 million. Located in the village of Kings Point in Great Neck, NY, the property was bought in 2013 for $15.85 million. Coldwell...Show More Summary
"We're going to the Jersey Shore, bitch!" This probably isn't the kind of marketing that Jackson Lewis had in mind when the firm announced it was going to be opening an office an office north of Seaside Heights. Associates, you better get ready for some very serious GTB (gym, tan, billable hours). Show More Summary
A 65-year-old man was pulled from his surf-ski and mauled by a shark Friday near New South Wales’ north coast, climbing from the water with bites to his ankle bone and paddling back to shore. David Quinlivan, a longtime water rescue worker and firefighter, was pulled from the water late Friday morning at Black Head Beach […]
Marta Lane’s popular Tasting Kauai tours continue to grow, with a new monthly Royal Coconut Coast Tour and a new stop on the weekly North Shore tour, for a private tasting with one of the chefs at the St. Regis Princeville chefs. While...Show More Summary
On frosty winter nights, you convened with friends to strap on ice skates at the Frog Pond, where you’d body-check small children who had come down from the North Shore for some innocent family fun.
Prince Edward Island National Park is one of the smallest national parks in Canada, at only 22 sq/km in size. It is located on the north shore of Prince Edward Island and is divided into 3 separate parts: Cavendish in the west, Brackley-Dalvay in the center, and Greenwich in the east. The most popular segment […]
"If nothing is done, we've got 40 to 50 years before the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain becomes our coastline. New Orleans will gradually slip under water."
Kouchibouguac National Park lies on the eastern shore of the province of New Brunswick. At 239 sq/km (92 sq/mi) the park is a mix of barrier islands, forest, salt marshes and beaches. It is much more of a recreational park than a nature reserve. I visited in August of 2015 and the park was very […]
There’s a new contender for oldest message in a bottle. This one was found by retired postal worker Marianne Winkler when it washed up on the shore of the German island of Amrum on the North Sea coast. She was there on vacation, walking on the beach, when she came across the clear bottle on [...]
They could be searching for food supply and cooler waters farther north and closer to shore. [ more › ]