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BBC: Palau’s world-first ‘good traveller’ incentive

In a world-first initiative, visitors to Palau will be offered exclusive experiences based on how they treat the environment and culture, not...

VOA: Burkini Disputes Resurface in Southwestern France

A simmering controversy over burkinis — a type of head-to-toe swimsuit favored by conservative Muslim women — has roared back to life...

BBC: Five places business travel has changed post-pandemic

As Covid restrictions and quarantines continue to lift around the world, work-related trips are bouncing back in a big way in 2022.

BBC: Where people ‘surf’ tubular clouds

Around September or October each year, Burketown in outback Australia becomes the scene for a remarkable and rare natural phenomenon: the Morning...

BBC: The Spanish city where water defies gravity

At Granada's famed Alhambra palace, a 1,000-year-old feat of hydraulics still impresses engineers today.W Water is everywhere in Granada's...

The Spanish city where water defies gravity

At Granada's famed Alhambra palace, a 1,000-year-old feat of hydraulics still impresses engineers today.W Water is everywhere in Granada's...

BBC: Australia’s trail where life began

South Australia's 900km Mawson Trail journeys through sites so ancient, they've revealed the imprints of animals that lived 555 million years ago...

BBC: La Digue: The Seychelles’ tropical biking paradise

There are more bicycles than cars on La Digue, a 10-sq-km island that is doing everything it can to save itself –...

BBC: Does Spain have the Holy Grail?

Spain's Valencia Cathedral houses a relic that may be the Holy Chalice used by Jesus at the Last Supper – it has...

BBC: A remote highway along the Arabian Sea

Following a route once taken by Alexander the Great's army, the Makran Coastal Highway is considered one of the most scenic –...

BBC: One of the world’s smallest capital cities

Built on land reclaimed from the sea, Seychelles' tiny capital city can't get any bigger – but with a vibrant culture and...

BBC: Uncovering Britain’s ancient rainforests

The UK is home to a dwindling swathe of temperate rainforest, and these biodiverse, beautiful habitats are some of the most endangered...

Anouncement

Provost Cangellaris leaving Illinois to lead Saudi Arabian university

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Andreas C. Cangellaris will leave the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in August...

[Illinois] Dump and Run

Dump and Run keeps over 30 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and...

[Urbana] Power of Parks 5k

Run Your Race: July 18 - July 29Any Location | All Ages | FREE CODE: 675 | REGULAR CODE: 676Register NOW through...

[Illinois] Get Ready for #WelcomingWeek2022

Get ready for #WelcomingWeek2022!Whether you’re an organization, individual, or local government, you can participate in the 10-year anniversary...