Boy Scouts welcomes girls, Girl Scouts & others not impressed

The Boy Scouts of America have announced plans to accept girls into their ranks, much to the chagrin of the Girl Scouts of the USA. Tweeters also reacted feverishly to the news. The Boy Scouts released a statement Wednesday, outlining their vision for implementing the changes and for the scouts movement to become gender neutral. […]

Revealed: The stunning paradise that welcomes just 2,000 tourists a YEAR

Escaping the usual tourist traps of Paris and Rome can be difficult for families on holiday. Going off the beaten track can mean a much more relaxing holiday when avoiding the bustle of tourism. Many countries including Italy, Croatia and Greece are even protesting the number of visitors it welcomes with anti-tourism marches, making travellers seem […]

Ibiza losing party reputation to THIS destination as it welcomes older travellers

Ibiza is reportedly losing its popular reputation as a party island for young travellers. The island is instead attracting middle-aged holidaymakers instead, according to Thomas Cook. The holiday operator reports that 18-29 year-olds booking holidays to the Balearic island is on the decline, whilst those who are 30-39 years old are increasing. It could be […]

Would YOU stay the night inside a CRANE? Copenhagen welcomes revolutionary hotel

A first glance at this design reveals a towering grey crane on the waterfront of Denmark’s Copenhagen.  But inside lurks a monumental surprise, in the form of luxury accommodation.  The Krane is a revolutionary hotel concept that transforms an industrial skyline into panoramic views.  Located on the northern harbour of Nordhavnen, the one-bedroom hotel is […]

Tory social media star Jacob Rees-Mogg welcomes 6th child ‘Sixtus’

Published time: 5 Jul, 2017 11:47 Conservative backbencher Jacob Rees-Mogg delighted his fans on Wednesday morning with news that his wife Helena had given birth to the couple’s sixth child. The baby boy was, aptly, named Sixtus Dominic Boniface Christopher. Old Etonian Rees-Mogg, a devout Catholic, is the MP of North East Somerset and a […]

Ballet, pop stars & folk dances as Russia welcomes FIFA Confederations Cup (PHOTOS)

The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup has kicked off in the iconic Russian city of St. Petersburg, with a ceremony showing off folk and contemporary Russian culture. The opening ceremony turned the St. Petersburg Arena into the setting for a spectacular and bright show, with more than 2,000 actors involved in the performance. A ballerina in […]

Diego Costa to leave Chelsea: Atletico Madrid star welcomes transfer

Diego Costa, 28, has been heavily linked with a move away from Chelsea this season.  Atletico and Chinese Super League club Tianjin Quanjian are reportedly interested in securing a move for the Spain international.  However, Costa ruled out a big-money move to China last week by admitting he would only be open to joining the […]

Belt & Road: China welcomes heads of state & intl bodies at global cooperation forum

Beijing is hosting a high-level international cooperation forum, dubbed “One Belt, One Road,” which brings together dozens of heads of state and government, along with financial organizations and hundreds of business representatives and entrepreneurs. “Spanning thousands of miles and years, the ancient silk routes embody the spirit of peace and cooperation, openness and inclusiveness, mutual […]

‘Dream of generations’: Poland officially welcomes US contingent of NATO’s Russia-deterrent force

Poland has officially welcomed the US soldiers who will form the backbone of NATO’s multinational battalion in the country as part of the bloc’s enhanced strategy to contain Russia. President Duda said it is something Poles have “dreamt of for generations.” The American contingent of 900 troops, who arrived in Poland in March, will serve […]