Ignore Government Travel Warning, Christmas in Europe Is Safe

The views expressed by the author do not necessarily reflect the editorial opinion of The Christian Post or its editors. (PHOTO: Dennis Lennox)Visiting Paris is just as safe as visiting Chicago.The U.S. Department of State is warning Americans about the risk of terrorism when going to Europe at Christmas.The warning follows a year in which terrorists have launched...

Why Portugal, Georgia and Romania are great travel destinations

Drink in the atmosphere at Rossio Square, a lively area in Lisbon where people stop to sit and relax.(Photo: Getty Images/iStockphoto)Ski slopes without lift lines. Steaming thermal baths. Rich fireside meals. While most people flock to Europe in the summer, winter has its own charms — especially if you avoid the most popular destinations like France and Italy....

Royal Caribbean Post Round-Up: November 19, 2017

We wrapped up a busy week of Royal Caribbean fun, but if you missed any of it, we have it all wrapped up nicely for you in this weekly news round-up! Royal Caribbean began releasing its 2019-2020 itineraries, starting with the 7-night Caribbean sailings across six ships. Bookings opened up earlier this week for Allure, Freedom, Harmony, Liberty, Oasis, and...

Adventure travel boss ‘too fat for own company’s trips’ shamed into getting into shape

Being told he was too fat to join in one of his company’s trips ended up changing Jon Symonds’ life. So ashamed by his knock back, Jon, the head of an adventure travel firm, got himself into shape to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. He reached the summit of Africa’s highest mountain last month after dropping four-and-a-half-stone within eight months...

Peterborough v Pompey: Away-Day Guide

Here’s our Pompey away travel guide for the visit to Peterborough, brought to you by Pam Wilkins and Johnny Moore, in the memory of Ken Malley. The Pompey Supporters’ Trust, club and police provide fans with help and advice as they follow the Blues on the road. For up to date match day information, follow @PompeyfcCop on...

Gift ideas for whiskey, wine, cocktail and Napa travel lovers

Whether you’ve got a wine lover or a cocktail maven on your gift list, we’ve got you covered with seven sensational gift ideas to make your holiday especially spirited. 1 Make Your Own Bitters Kit Food52 just got even cooler by offering this fabulous cocktail-lover’s kit. The box comes with tools, recipes and essential ingredients (herbs, spices, dried fruit peels...

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Travel for the birds | INQUIRER.net Mobile

Globally endangered Black-faced Spoonbill wintering at Taiwan’s Budai Wetlands. Photos by Lu-Ann Fuentes-Bajarias Avian tourism or bird-based tourism has been steadily growing worldwide. Increasing affordability of equipment from binoculars to cameras, and exposure to more festivals, documentaries and field guides have moved millions to travel in search of new birds—“lifers” in birding jargon —not found in their country or...

Actress Susan Sarandon to front Jil Sander fragrances

US actress Susan Sarandon will ‘flawlessly highlight the spirit of Jil Sander fragrances’, says beauty giant Coty. Coty has announced US Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon as the face of Jil Sander fragrances. Sarandon will act as an ambassador for the eponymous fashion designer’s latest olfactory pillar, which launches in European travel retail in March 2018, and feature in a cinematic...

Parkersburg-based jump rope competitors win awards across the globe | News, Sports, Jobs

<!-- SHOW ARTICLE --> Photo Provided Tori Boggs of Vienna at the Asia and Pacific Jump Rope Championships in August in Hong Kong. Photo Provided The jump rope team from Nailloux, France, with coach Bree (Hays) Maraux (top row at right), a Parkersburg native, did a show and workshop at Greenmont Elementary School in Vienna in February. They were joined by members...