Category Archives: Travel – Activities

Air on cruise ships as dirty as Beijing’s, study claims #travel #cruise #ship #boat #Beijing #pollution #environment #air #quality #study #exploration #journey

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Discover these 6 destinations before everyone else #travel #destinations #adventure #exploration #discovery #journey #vacation #holiday #tourist

Like to blaze a trail when it comes to discovering the next holiday hotspot? Here are half a dozen lesser-known destinations we reckon you should check out, …

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Travel scams: Tourist charged $887 for 5 minute Wellington taxi ride #travel #scams #NewZealand #Wellington #taxi #ride #adventure #vacation #tourism #fraud

A tourist in New Zealand has been left reeling after he was charged an eye-watering $887 for a five-minute cab ride in Wellington.

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Portugal’s happiest city is in the running for European Best Destination 2019 #Portugal #European #destinations #travel #exploration #urban #travel #holiday #vacation #journey #Braga

Listed in 2016 as the number one city in Portugal with the best quality of life (the third one in Europe), Braga is the only Portuguese city on the run to become European Best Destination 2019. Public voting ends on 5 February and should Braga win, it would join previous Portuguese winners Lisbon (2010 and 2015) and Porto (2012, 2014, and 2017).

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Discover Moscow’s underground mysteries with a new metro app

Moscow Metro launched an official augmented-reality app for Android and iOS called ‘The Underground Mysteries’. The app is full of fun facts and urban legends about Moscow ’s metro system and its history. It also helps the users find some unique artworks inside the metro, including mosaics, sculptures and bas-reliefs.

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