Travel & Leisure’s 2020 “world’s Best” Hotels, Cruise Traces, Airlines, & Extra

Wyndham Destinations has just acquired popular travel publication Travel + Leisure from Meredith Corporation. Wyndham Destinations is a timeshare company that’s run individually from Wyndham Hotels & Resorts. The T + L travel golf equipment additionally supply potential benefits to Wyndham Destinations. “It really will jumpstart our ability to service a different demographic, in many circumstances a younger demographic,” Brown says. Wyndham Destinations taps Travel & Leisure the lodge company’s … Read More


Travel + Leisure Recognizes Rosewood Mayakoba In 2020 Worlds Best Awards

Travel + Leisure magazine will inspire you to find time for what matters most- trip! This popular travel magazine has every thing you need to plan, e-book and enjoy your next trip to any vacation spot. Explore tropical islands, scenic mountains and golden rolling plains in the pages of this month-to-month journal. Subscribe to Travel + Leisure for news and information on in style travel locations, must try overnight accommodations, … Read More

How the IPL is being held in one of the world’s biggest bio-bubbles- The New Indian Express

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CHENNAI: It’s 9.00 am in the UAE, breakfast time. As people associated with the Indian Premier League finish their breakfast and start out to figure out their day, one of the first things they do is wear a wristband or a lanyard that comes with an inbuilt Bluetooth technology.

This technology, in essence, is what has allowed all the players, franchise officials, catering staff and chauffeurs —

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Engineer builds the world’s first plasma-based Star Wars’ lightsaber

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A popular YouTuber has created the first functioning lightsaber, using propane gas burning at around 4,000°C to create a retractable plasma beam.

Canadian James Hobson, known as ‘the Hacksmith’, has a following of ten million subscribers and works on turning popular science fiction items into reality.  

Inspired by a love of Star Wars, he has previously made various lightsabers, but wanted to produce

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The world’s eeriest abandoned hotels, resorts and airports

Wallpaper peeling from the walls, moldy ceilings and furniture left frozen in time – these popular airports and destinations for vacationers were once filled with buzzing conversations and laughter but now they’ve turned into eerie time capsules. We take a look at the most astonishing abandoned spots that are now playgrounds for urban explorers, photographers and ghost hunters alike.

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Winter Is Coming for the World’s Airlines

(Bloomberg Opinion) — If you think your summer holidays were lackluster in an era of pandemic-induced staycations, spare a thought for the world’s airlines.

The industry typically earns some 40% of its profits in the third calendar quarter alone, as the surge in travel gives carriers the chance to finally fill up planes at prices that can pay off their wage, fuel and debt bills.

There were aspirations a while

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AMD unveils Ryzen 5000 processors, including ‘the world’s best gaming CPU’

AMD has unveiled its Ryzen 5000 series processors for desktops, which are the first processors to feature its new Zen 3 architecture.

Included in the released is a chip — the Ryzen 9 5950X — that the company says is “the world’s best gaming CPU.”

None of this will be good news for AMD’s beleaguered rival, Intel.

The new Ryzen 5000 silicon replaces the Ryzen 3000 released last year, and

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The Photography Book Taking a Trip Around the World’s Most Charismatic Homes

Moshe Mayer’s striking modernist design for the Hôtel Ivoire in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.Photo courtesy of: Matthieu Salvaing

“With this book, I wanted to tell a story. The story of these incredible homes, their uniqueness, and their identity. Much like how a film brings to light, in certain angles, the soul of a place,” says Salvaing. “For example, with Villa Planchard, it seemed essential to me to showcase the strong

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Castle Howard and York Minster make Lonely Planet’s list of world’s best travel experiences

Two visitor attractions in Yorkshire have been included in travel guide Lonely Planet’s list of the top 500 experiences in the world.

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York Minster and the Castle Howard estate are among 34 British entries to be featured in the second edition of the Ultimate Travel List – more than any other country.

‘Experiences’ must

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The world’s largest hedge fund reached a settlement with its former co-CEO after she accused it of a $100 million gender pay disparity

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  • Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, has settled its compensation fight with former co-CEO Eileen Murray. 
  • A spokesperson confirmed the deal, but offered no details on the settlement size or terms.
  • Murray originally filed her lawsuit in July, saying the firm balked on up to $100 million in deferred pay after she disclosed her internal dispute to an industry body. 
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Manual Cinema’s FRANKENSTEIN at City Theatre Is The World’s Artsiest Drive-In Movie

BWW Review: Manual Cinema's FRANKENSTEIN at City Theatre Is The World's Artsiest Drive-In MovieIt feels so good to be back, writing a review again after so long in quarantine. That said, I am struggling to figure out exactly how to review City Theatre’s presentation of Manual Cinema’s Frankenstein, at the Drive-In Festival. The experience is a hybrid drive-in movie and avant-garde jazz concert, with some prerecorded elements and some live. But on the night I attended, a storm led to the entire

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The world’s biggest sovereign-wealth fund wants to rid itself of poor ESG performers

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The boss of Norway’s $1 trillion oil fund has said it should sell out of more companies that perform badly on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, to increase its returns.


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Nicolai Tangen, chief executive of Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM), which runs the world’s largest sovereign-wealth fund, told the Financial Times that the fund, should “use risk in a more clever

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Harvest workers among COVID world’s last regular travelers

ROCCA DE’ GIORGI, Italy (AP) — Her hands were hardly visible, so quickly did they press the clippers before dropping grape clusters into red plastic bins. Some distance behind her, in the next row over, Italian students subbing in due to a pandemic-fueled worker shortage tried vainly to catch up.

Alexandra Ichim, a 20-year-old Romanian, works during a grape harvest in Rocca de Giorgi, Italy, Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020. Though from a Romanian region famed for its wine, Ichim had never worked in vineyards before traveling to Italy's Lombardy region for the September grape harvest, known in Italian as the vendemmia — the pay is too low in Romania and the working conditions too harsh, she says. Instead, the 20-year-old came on a 12-hour bus ride and returned by plane to her native Arad region when the harvest was done. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

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Alexandra Ichim, a 20-year-old Romanian, works during a grape harvest in Rocca de Giorgi, Italy,

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The Battle To Save The World’s Rarest Species From Extinction Following Mauritius Oil Spill

On Monday September 24, at a virtual meeting hosted by the UN Headquarters in New York, 60 world leaders signed a ‘Leaders Pledge for Nature’ to stop the loss of biodiversity. Heads of State from France, Germany, UK, Netherlands, Panama signed.

Noticeably, the embattled political leaders from Japan and Mauritius were not signatories.

The Leaders

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Mariah Carey Performs For Money Men In Nigeria, World’s Center Of Bank Fraud & Human Trafficking!

Mariah Carey proudly posted a pic of herself in a slinky yellow dress and wrote, “Backstage in Nigeria” on Saturday.

But maybe the songbird should have done some homework before agreeing to the gig?

Her show was at Access Bank’s Christmas Party which was also a farewell bash for the bank’s managing director.

And while Access Bank is a reputable financial institution, should Carey have known a few basics about

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Scenic Eclipse Is World’s First Discovery Yacht, Redefines Luxury Cruising

In August 2019, the luxury cruise company introduced Scenic Eclipse, aka the world’s first discovery yacht, which is a very delicate and concise way of saying this is a luxury megayacht able and suited to go on expedition cruises to the most distant locations in the world. Is what expeditions must look like for the one-percenters, as long as you’re willing to share the experience with a couple of hundred
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Around 40% of the world’s plant species face extinction

Some 40% of the world’s species of plants are threatened with extinction, the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew says in a new report.

a view of a snow covered mountain: Deforestation is a major threat to biodiversity.

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Deforestation is a major threat to biodiversity.

Previous research in 2016 showed that 20% of plant species were under threat, but the “State of the World’s Plants and Fungi 2020” report, published Wednesday, draws on the work of 210 scientists from 42 countries to reveal

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Budget trips to the world’s most expensive destinations, for when the pandemic is over

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Praslin Island, in the Seychelles. Photo: AFP

Planning to splurge on a high-end holiday to celebrate victory over the virus? In readiness for when that time comes, here are six ultra-expensive destinations that will make your eyes water. Fortunately, it is possible to experience even the most exclusive destinations without breaking the bank. Bora Bora without ending up poorer poorer, so to speak.

Visitors to the Seychelles may experi-ence a

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The World’s first Floating Island City project has been launched, announced the Union of Pine

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On September 6, a website called “the Union of Pine” appeared on the Internet. The world’s first floating island city on the high seas north of Midway island has been launched, they announced. A related organization will be set up

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Billie Eilish’s ‘The World’s A Little Blurry’ documentary is officially on its way

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Last year, rumors emerged that Billie Eilish is planning to release a new documentary.

Now, the award-winning artist has confirmed that her new documentary The World’s A Little Blurry is actually happening.

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2020 has been big for Eilish. She kicked the year off with a bang when she made Grammys history as

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