The Mohe authority announced that temperatures fell to minus 41.1 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, minus 42.1 on Wednesday and minus 43.5 Thursday, the South China Morning Post reported. A cold front approached the northern city on Monday, causing temperatures to drop by between 12 and 20 degrees Celsius. Authorities were subsequently forced to issue the
It has been a rollercoaster week for WOW air, the Icelandic carrier trying to make a fist of low-cost long-haul travel. Yesterday it launched its inaugural service to Delhi, making it the first budget airline to fly from Europe to India. The route, from Reykjavik to the Indian capital, was announced in May, but didn’t
https://www.expedia.com/Bali.d602651.Destination-Travel-Guides Bali, located between the islands of Java and Lombok, is ready to welcome you. The southern part of the island is a dream for anyone who loves the ocean; it is full of breathtaking beaches and top surfing spots. Visit Kuta, a one-time fishing village turned mecca for restaurants, shopping, and culture. Put on
This might just be the dream job for keen travellers who want to see the world while getting paid – an anonymous family has advertised a post for a “lifestyle” photographer to accompany them on their travels around the world and document their trips. The request was shared on Perflocal, which pairs snappers with those
Noël, Christmastime in the south of France, is an atmosphere of warmth translated through the senses. Whether a local or a visitor, or simply a Francophile at heart, the Christmas Eve mealtime tradition of Le Gros Souper is meaningful to anyone who shares the feast, an instrument of eloquence and tradition passed from generation to
Frequent flyers who like to pick their seats may need to shell out more miles for their next award ticket.
(CNN) — Just when you think you’ve seen everything, Dubai introduces a new initiative that proves you haven’t. Behold, what is claimed as the world’s first “sail-thru supermarket” — a floating retail emporium ready to cater to anyone unwilling to leave the comfort of their yacht when picking up the groceries. The purpose-built ship, anchored
Travellers for Paris this weekend will encounter a city under siege, with key tourist attractions – including the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre – closed “due to exceptional circumstances” on Saturday. French authorities are deploying 90,000 police and security forces across the country ahead of more anti-government riots and violence this weekend by the gilets
It is mid-morning in Darién National Park, Panama, and I’m wilting in the rainforest heat. Three hours ago, with the ramshackle border town of Yaviza still asleep, we had boarded our motorised dugout and nudged out into the swift, dark current. Now the humid air hums with insects and sweat trickles down my back. Suddenly
(CNN) — Diverse. Unique. Memorable. These words reflect the people of Vietnam but they can also describe the country’s countless beaches. Long and narrow, Vietnam boasts 2,140 miles of coastline — and that doesn’t include its many islands. From lively and popular to unspoiled and wild, there’s a beach for every type of traveler. Some
The first time I visited Argentina, back in 2010, the country was in the midst of the Malbec explosion in the United States. Every restaurant here, it seemed, was offering glasses and bottles of the grape variety to their guests, and retailers across the country were doing significant business with the wines. Yet even then,
Virgin Atlantic has released mesmerising timelapse footage of an aircraft being given an elaborate makeover, complete with full paint job in Virgin’s livery and an interior redesign. The plane was one of four Airbus A330-200 models purchased in March by the airline from Air Berlin, which ceased operations in 2017. The aircraft in the video,
Beijing, China (CNN) — China is poised to overtake the United States as the world’s biggest air travel market by 2022 — and it’s little wonder the country’s airport construction craze shows no signs of abating. The government has plans to build or expand 74 airports nationwide by the end of 2020, aiming to accommodate
Situated at the mouth of the Atlantic Ocean, it was from Porto that Prince Henry the Navigator set out in 1415 bound for Africa, heralding the Portuguese ‘Age of Discovery’. Modern-day Douro sailings begin and end in Portugal’s second city, which is divided in half by the waterway named ‘River of Gold’ by the Romans.
Expedia Viewfinder Travel with Kate spent the day at the Glacier Outdoor Center, in West Glacier, Montana, where she met with their fly-fishing pros for a basic lesson from their on-property ponds. It is headquarters of the Glacier Rafting Company that takes locals and travelers on thrilling white water rafting trips down local rivers, in
More than one in seven trains were late in the year to the end of September, according to new figures, representing the rail industry’s worst performance since December 2005. Just 85.9 per cent of UK trains hit the punctuality target during the period, a fall of 2.5 per cent compared to the previous year, data from
A Southwest Airlines flight overran the runway at Hollywood Burbank Airport in California on Thursday, the airline said.
(CNN) — Archaeologists have clashed with road developers in the UK over claims that engineers accidentally punctured a large hole through a 6,000-year-old structure near Stonehenge, potentially destroying prehistoric artifacts and evidence of now-extinct “monster cows.” The drilling is alleged to have taken place through a man-made Mesolithic chalk platform at Blick Mead — a