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…

Hastings Pier named the UK’s best new building

The new structure has been awarded this year’s Riba Stirling Prize by the Royal Institute of British Architects Designed by dRMM Architects, the new pier has been described by judges as a ‘phoenix risen from the ashes’ Dating from 1872, Hastings Pier was ravaged by fire in 2010, but was closed to the public due…

Why millennials are flocking to Alberta

Sponsored by Destination Canada By Kitty Meadows For Mailonline If cowboys, cattle and snowy slopes are all you know about Alberta it’s time to take another look at this province, which may just be home to some of Canada’s coolest winter time experiences.  From high-octane fat biking adventures through perfect powder snow and soaking up…

Up Close With the Tribes of Ethiopia’s Imperiled Omo Valley –

“Your Own George W. Bush arrived here two decades back rather than a man recognized him{}” “No one?” “nobody knew that he was{}” “Could they have understood Nelson Mandela?” “No. No one could have noticed TV. No one believes past Omo.” I had been talking with Lale Biwa, a part of the Karo people, at…

Travel insurance firms are using ‘uncaring’ third parties

Beverley Waugh had a distressing experience with Axa after her husband fell ill He was placed in intensive care while on holiday in Tokyo after a cardiac arrest Axa took 12 days to pay her, forcing her to actively chase payment A report by Which? reveals that insurance companies frequently outsource  By Ted Thornhill and…

Want to cruise the world? This man’s done it 8 times!

Though a world cruise is an ultimate dream holiday, it could cost up to £25,000 Ensure you have the best experience possible, with these must-know tips William Sietz, who has spent 1,500 days at sea, says the key is preparation  By Caroline Hendrie For The Mail On Sunday A world cruise is the ultimate dream…

Reigarw Comparisons reveal lethal doses of substances

The video has been put together by U.S-based Reigarw Comparisons It has fascinating graphics that show actual size comparisons  A toxicologist reveals how huge doses of water and vitamins would kill you  By Ted Thornhill for MailOnline They say that it’s possible to have too much of a good thing – and that even goes…

For Girls Only: Tours Which Emphasize Adventure –

Taking time away from a technology project at Chicago earlier this season to consider a career movement, Shannon Elarton signed to go to Tanzania in May together with AdventureWomen a women-only tour firm, on a hunch that she may get some perspective out of her fellow travellers. She was, and she explained, “craving something deeper…

The top 10 sexiest hotel pools with a view revealed

King Street Townhouse in Manchester is in the running for Best Pool with a View by Mr & Mrs Smith Other nominations include a stunning pool in an 18th-century Tuscan villa and an infinity pool in the Maldives There’s also a Sri Lankan ‘aqueous runway’ that’s frankly a work of art, with a view ripe…