World’s most dangerous countries revealed

Interactive ‘Travel Risk Map’ reveals which countries are riskiest for road safety, security and medical matters Finland, Norway and Iceland have the lowest rankings for all three categories, according to the new map  The countries in the ‘low’ category for health risks include Canada, the U.S, most of Europe and Australia  By Ted Thornhill for…

Wind down to island time at Jamaica’s Half Moon resort

By Lucy Cockcroft Jamaica – it’s the ultimate tropical paradise. White sandy beaches and sapphire blue seas sit beneath the blazing Caribbean sun. The island is the jewel in the crown of tourist destinations, offering perfect weather, natural beauty and luxury and adventure. And if it is luxury you are after then there is no…

AirAsia flight to Bali was dropping 11 metres per second

An Air Asia flight to Bali was plummeting at a rate of 11 metres per second The flight from Perth to Denpasar was forced to make an emergency landing A report on the terrifying flight revealed the plane dropped altitude significantly  By Ben Hill For Daily Mail Australia An Air Asia flight from Perth to…

Inside South Korea’s Haeshindang Penis Park

Dozens of sculpted wooden phalluses can be found at this park, near Samcheok There’s a fence made from penis-shaped posts and phallus-shaped canons Some of the sculptures are huge, with some measuring three metres in length  By Ted Thornhill for MailOnline It’s a theme park guaranteed to give you the willies. That’s because at Haeshindang…

Parents of two on selling everything to travel the world

Kerri and Joe Smith say some friends and family think their travel plan is mad They have been saving up for a big adventure with their two children The couple plan to leave in the New Year for as long as their budget will allow  By Sadie Whitelocks for MailOnline In a bid to prove…

Panda Meng Meng is loving snow after seeing it in China

Nine-year-old female panda Meng Meng was seen playing in the snow for the first time this year  Meng Meng and her male companion, Jia Jia, are living in a zoo in Jilin Province in north-east China Footage and pictures emerged online showing the excited bear rolling on the snow-covered ground By Tiffany Lo For Mailonline…

The spookiest Airbnb listings revealed on Halloween

Some of the popular website’s more unusual accommodation offerings have become spooky fan favourites  One includes an Italian castle which is said to be haunted by a female spectre, dubbed the ‘Lady in Waiting’  Another is a New Orleans mansion which supposedly scares guests with apparitions of a girl in a yellow dress  By James…

Architectural Photography Awards shortlist revealed

Entries come from all over the globe and will be judged at the World Architecture Festival From space age museums to modernist gyms, the shortlist reflects the creativity in contemporary design The shortlist will be on display in Berlin and festival visitors can vote for their favourite  By Georgina Wilson-Powell for MailOnline What do Burning…

Great Pyramid of Giza’s hidden chamber is revealed

Scientists mapping the Great Pyramid using cosmic-ray based imaging have found a new secret structure The internal structure is located above the Grand Gallery – that links two of the Pyramid’s chambers  It traces a similar route for at least 30 metres (100ft) and has a volume of 600 cubic metres (20,000 cubic ft) The precise…

Adorable mutant turtle has two heads in Thailand

The adorable infant mutant turtle was born in August in Nonthaburi, Thailand Three-month-old slider turtle has won hundreds of fans with his rare features Two-headed turtles are considered rare and a number are kept in museums By Phoebe Weston For Mailonline Two heads are better than one for this little turtle as he scampers across…