Saturday, July 24, 2021

Travel

Inside the high-flying world of the pilots of Instagram

(CNN) — Search the hashtag "pilots of Instagram" and you'll be greeted by an endless amount of images of pilots in uniform posing it up.Pilots are hugely popular on the social media platform, with some garnering more followers...

Inside New Orleans’ abandoned airport terminal

(CNN) — "The first thing you notice about New Orleans are the burying grounds -- the cemeteries -- one of the best things there are here" wrote Bob Dylan in his 2004 book "Chronicles: Volume One." "Going by,...

See why this bar was named the most sustainable in Asia

From the cocktails to the furniture, Hong Kong bar Penicillin gets creative to reduce waste and minimize carbon emissions. Source link

Tibet’s first bullet train line enters service

(CNN) — For the first time, travelers in Tibet can enjoy the area's mountainous views at high-speed. A 435-kilometer (250-mile) rail line connecting Tibetan capital Lhasa with the city of Nyingchi entered into service on June 25, giving...

She flew from Australia to England for a first date

(CNN) — British college student Laura was scrolling through social media one day in 2014, when a Tweet caught her eye, and changed her life.One of her favorite Twitter accounts, which posted updates about singer-songwriter Tori Amos, had...

UK travel rules: Green list countries added, upcoming amber list revision

(CNN) — UK holidaymakers have been given a much-needed boost as new destinations were added to the nation's "green list."The move on Thursday came as travel regulations, along with the risk-based "traffic light" system, continue to cause widespread...

World’s deepest pool opens in Dubai, part of huge underwater city

With a staggering depth of 60 meters (196 feet), the pool, part of the new Deep Dive Dubai attraction -- has stolen the record from Poland's Deepspot, which has a depth of over 45 meters. The Deep Dive...

‘Palace on rails’: World’s first private luxury train concept

(CNN) — Long distance rail travel looked like it could be on its way out just a few years ago, but a lot has changed since then.The classic style of traveling is now having something of a revival,...

Delta Air Lines made a ‘Queer Eye’ safety video. The pandemic scuppered it

(CNN) — US airline Delta has revealed that the pandemic not only disrupted the aviation industry but robbed its passengers of the chance to enjoy a "Queer Eye"-themed safety video.The airline shared the never-before-seen film, starring the "Fab...

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'They would just try to break me': First female Afghan Air Force pilot on adversity in the military

Niloofar Rahmani talks with Anderson Cooper about the challenges she faced becoming Afghanistan's first female Air Force pilot....
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