PICTURES: North Korea new holiday resort for tourists – would you dare visit?

North Korea is not the most popular holiday destination for UK travellers, despite it not currently being prohibited by the government. This could soon change with images showing a new holiday resort being built by the country. Found on the eastern coast of the country is the Wonsan-Kalma peninsular, which is where the renovations are taking […]

Running from gas in Gaza: Palestinians resort to DIY protection during Great Return March (PHOTOS)

With plumes of smoke blanketing the Israel-Gaza border, Palestinians rallying for a second week have resorted to makeshift gas masks. They burned tires as cover from sniper fire. The IDF responded to the protest with tear gas. From old plastic bottles to onions to simple scarfs, all types of improvised protection were used by thousands […]

I live comfortably in a resort town on $35,000 a year — here’s how I do it

Business Insider For Business Insider’s “Real Money” series, a 23-year-old journalist shares a week of spending on a $ 35,000 salary on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. She usually eats at home and loves a good (free) workout, but this week spent money on bills and plane tickets to visit family. Want to share a […]

Creepy photos show the abandoned ski resort that’s decaying near the border between North and South Korea

Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters South Korea spent more than $ 1 billion building sleek new facilities for athletes and visitors at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. But 60 miles away from the sparkling new venues at Pyeongchang is an abandoned ski resort that may be a preview of what’s to come after the Games are over. As […]

See inside the luxurious resort GOP members stayed in for their retreat — and where Congress would have escaped to during the Cold War

Wikipedia Commons Every year, Republican members of Congress and their staffers convene for a three-day retreat — away from the hubbub of Washington — to socialize and discuss their party’s agenda. On Wednesday, GOP lawmakers traveled to this year’s venue: The Greenbrier, a luxury resort in West Virginia, established during the 18th century, that has […]

Enjoy skiing in peace with a visit to the Sainte Foy alps resort

GETTY Sainte Foy offers a truly different skiing experience In this untouched winter wonderland, the peace was broken only by the faint rattle of an empty chair lift as it climbed the mountain overhead, and the whisper of the snow-dusted pine trees as they shivered in the breeze.  “We must be millionaires!” joked my guide, […]

Google Maps: Woman’s missing limbs found on a beach resort – where did they come from?

Google Maps was created to open up the world to people from their own home. Nearly all countries now allow the famous Google Maps cars to take images to piece together, mapping out vast sections of the world. Sometimes people get caught up in the images by accident, embarrassing them. Thankfully, Google often blurs out […]

Give Piste a Chance: S. Korea’s skiers to train at Kim’s resort

Seoul has defended its decision to send its Olympic skiing team to practice at a recently-built North Korean ski resort ahead of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Following the latest round of inter-Korean talks, North Koreans announced they would compete in the figure skating, alpine skiing, cross-country skiing and women’s ice hockey events. In addition, both […]

Hotel Review: Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort and Spa, Dubai

Review: Al Maha, a Luxury Collection Desert Resort and Spa Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]

Liverpool news: Jurgen Klopp would rather quit football than resort to time-wasting

For the second time in less than a week Liverpool lacked the shrewdness to see out a match as they blew another lead to finish with one point instead of three. Although this was much less embarrassing than their Champions League capitulation against Sevilla when they let slip a three-goal advantage, Klopp denied it was […]