Over the Mekong Water, an Spot Where Time Marches On –

Deeply inside the folds of the mountain, up large rock steps flanked with frangipani trees, endured the inner sanctum of the historical Khmer temple of Vat Phou. We experienced the hill shape, our buttocks for the oceans of the Mekong Water, trying to find the step. Using this perspective, it had been concealed. But the…

Petty acts of revenge from around the world

MailOnline Travel has amassed a catalogue of revenge stunts from far and wide In one case, someone erected a ‘spite fence’ outside his enemy’s car garage  Other examples see scorned lovers get their own back in highly creative ways  By Annabel Fenwick Elliott for MailOnline It’s a well-known adage: revenge is a dish best served…

Our Vancouver: A-Unfolding Story –

Vancouver has everything you may contact an improvisational atmosphere. Town makes itself up since it moves along since we’re all actually full rookies below, excepting, ofcourse, the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh lenders on whose unceded place the complete Vancouver undertaking continues to be and is still created. I get this statement with all the mixture…

British airports and nuclear power plants on terror alert

Spies warned terrorists might have discovered ways of bypassing scanners And there are fears nuclear power stations could be vulnerable to hackers Concerns thought to be the reason behind recent ban on laptops on flights  By Rory Tingle For Mailonline British airports and nuclear power plants have been ordered to tighten security over fears terrorist…

Tourist in Santa Barbara captures seagull steal ice cream 

The 20-year-old UCLA student snapped the comical moment in Santa Barbara The beady-eyed seagull landed directly onto her ice cream scoop and pecked it  Kris’ photo promptly went viral on social media, with other cases reported By Annabel Fenwick Elliott for MailOnline Seagulls may be notoriously bold, but it’s not often you get such epic…

Tourists driving to France face £117 fine

New rules will ban cars older than 20 driving in three French cities on set days  Tourists must buy stickers to show how eco-friendly their cars are  Police can issue on-the-spot fines of €135 (£117) if they see a car without one   RAC already ‘inundated’ with requests from frantic holidaymakers By Louise Eccles Personal…

John Nichol enjoys Alnwick Castle in Northumberland

Author John Nichol took his wife and daughter to Alnmouth, Northumberland  Alnwick Castle was a hit, having appeared in Downton Abbey and Harry Potter There the family enjoyed activites such as its ‘Broomstick Training Lessons’ By John Nichol For Mail On Sunday As a Geordie boy, I spent my formative years in and around Northumberland.  The…