My day trip to North Korea by speedboat

Dandong is a city built around peering into North Korean life  Thousands of Chinese tourists visit every year to glimpse the hermit kingdom  MailOnline Travel got a private speedboat to the shores of Sinuiji, opposite  By Katharine Buck For Mailonline MailOnline Travel’s Katharine Buck paid £20 to be taken to North Korea by speedboat (pictured)…

C4 show Electric Dreams predicts life in 50 years’ time

Concepts once confined to fantasy such as space tourism set to become a reality Health-monitoring implants to detect illness in the body are also on the horizon Research conducted by leading British futurologist Dr Ian Pearson By Martha Alexander For Mailonline It is often said that truth is stranger than fiction. But the lines between…

Maria makes landfall in Puerto Rico as a Cat 4 hurricane

The entire island of Puerto Rico is without power after Hurricane Maria swept through the U.S. territory today  Maria made landfall on Puerto Rico Wednesday morning as a Cat. 4 hurricane with 155 mph winds As of 5.30pm ET, the storm has moved off shore and weakened to a Cat. 2 storm with 110 mph…

The world’s biggest creepy-crawlies revealed

Monster beetles, spiders, flies, moths, bugs and butterflies revealed Most species are found in Asia,  Australia or South America Despite their sinister appearance, most insects won’t attack unless under threat  By Martha Alexander For Mailonline Where would one find a beetle so strong it can break pencils clean in half with its jaw? Or spiders…

Back in Los Angeles, Hotel Hipness Makes a Grand Yield –

“It should have been fabulous once the century was young,” Eve Babitz composed of this Garden of Allah resort in 1977. From now Ms. Babitz — whose psychedelic, witty, and cutting edge novels concerning Los Angeles have obtained a new cult following since being lately reissued — had been writing regarding the famous Hollywood resort,…

The plans for eco-friendly holiday resort in Philippines

The Nautilus Eco-Resort follows the Fibonacci sequence, used by architects as the ideal good design formula Over 500 guests will be able to stay at the resort, which will be entirely built from reused or recycled material The man behind it, Vincent Callebaut, 40, says his plans will help preserve the coastal area’s environment By…

International Tourism to the U.S. Declined in Ancient 2017 –

Comparatively international travelers arrived at the USA through the first couple of months of the year than over precisely the identical period this past year, confirming issues of a portion of the travel market. New figures published by the U.S. Department of Commerce reveal that a fall in international visitors into the USA by near…

Ryanair cancelled flights list revealed

Budget airline has axed more than 2,000 flights in a move dubbed a ‘disgrace’  Ryanair claimed pilots’ annual leave, strikes and air traffic delays led to the cuts Airline boss made admission today with passengers stranded or out of pocket Shares in Ryanair fell by 3%, knocking around £500million off its market value Gerard Ratner…

Las Vegas is a sporting paradise

Las Vegas offers so much more than the gambling which used to define it Sport is at its core with boxing, NHL, golf, NASCAR and NFL on offer A helicopter ride to the Grand Canyon is among the many other delights  By Joe Ridge for MailOnline Forget the gambling that used to run the show…