Travel

  • ‘Ocean Spiral': Plans for Underwater City Revealed (Pics)

    ‘Ocean Spiral': Plans for Underwater City Revealed (Pics)

    Usually when people talk about colonization in the future, the discussion turns to outer space – people living on the moon, on Mars, or on a giant space station. But there’s plenty of room for humanity to spread out right here on Earth, provided we find a way to live under the water. And engineering […]

  • One World Trade Center Opens for Business (Photos)

    One World Trade Center Opens for Business (Photos)

    It’s been over 13 years since the devastating terrorist attacks of September the 11th, and now the first tenants of One World Trade Center (erected in the same spot as the former World Trade Center) started working from their new offices in the skyscraper. One World Trade Center stands a patriotic 1,776 feet high, and the […]

  • Windowless Planes Might Be Coming (Photos and Video)

    Windowless Planes Might Be Coming (Photos and Video)

    You might remember back in February we told you about the S-512 supersonic jet, which counted among its features advanced high-definition displays in lieu of windows. And a new report from the Centre for Process Innovation says that windowless planes will be widely available in air travel in as little as ten years. The report […]

  • Virgin Hotels Launches Inaugural “Brilliant” Campaign (Video)

    Virgin Hotels Launches Inaugural “Brilliant” Campaign (Video)

    The Virgin brand is branching out to the hotel industry, and the company’s new ad campaign for the Virgin Hotels line has been unveiled. It’s called “Brilliant,” and the campaign’s first two-minute spot focuses on the difference between old “unbrilliant” hotels and the new “brilliant” Virgin Hotels, which take a typically innovative approach to the […]

  • 9 Biggest Theme Parks in the World

    9 Biggest Theme Parks in the World

    There are so many theme parks on this planet that it’s practically impossible to count them all. But which ones are the biggest? “Big” is a pretty general word, but in this particular case we’re going by attendance numbers rather than landmass or amount of money spent on construction or anything like that. As a […]

  • 9 Most Durable Suitcases For Frequent Travelers

    9 Most Durable Suitcases For Frequent Travelers

    The world of frequent travel is often fraught with potential dangers – muggings, wrongful confinement, failed parachute deployments. The list goes on and on. And if you think you and your loved ones are fragile, clearly you haven’t had a suitcase fall apart on you in a crowded airport. You can make sure that nothing […]

  • Cinecittá World: New Movie-Themed Amusement Park Opens in Rome (Video)

    Cinecittá World: New Movie-Themed Amusement Park Opens in Rome (Video)

    Movie buffs are probably already familiar with the name Cinecittá, as the legendary Italian studio is the home of many famous movies like Ben-Hur and La Dolce Vita. But now, Cinecittá has gotten into the amusement park business with Cinecittá World, a park that seeks to give visitors the experience of stepping into a movie. […]

  • 9 Remote And Exotic Golf Courses

    9 Remote And Exotic Golf Courses

    Golfing in the middle of a city is great and all, but sometimes you want to go out into the wilderness, especially when you’re dressed in the ridiculous manner of a golfer. For those times, here are nine golf courses that you practically need a machete to get to – or at least a good […]

  • 9 Best Buffets For Las Vegas 2014

    9 Best Buffets For Las Vegas 2014

      Las Vegas is primarily known for its blinding neon, high-profile celebrity residencies, and limitless gambling. But there’s another pleasure strongly associated with Vegas that is constantly pulsing underneath the flashy surface. I’m talking about the all-you-can-eat buffet. Las Vegas has an attitude towards buffets that more is better, but if you have any buffet […]

  • 9 Great Roller Coasters for Summer 2014

    9 Great Roller Coasters for Summer 2014

    It seems like every summer a new crop of roller coasters, uh, crops up before most normal people had a chance to ride all the old ones. It probably seems that way because that’s the way it is – so any decent list of must-ride roller coasters for this summer will just have to include […]