Travel: Sacred Superstition, Or Mysteries After Dark

Travel: Sacred Superstition, Or Mysteries After Dark

  Some sacred sites around the globe are believed to turn into paranormal hotspots as the sun sets. From the echoing chants of lost souls to spine-chilling apparition sightings, many travellers find these eerie transformations particularly...
Conservation: A Small Sumatran, Or Rare Rhino Reprieve

Conservation: A Small Sumatran, Or Rare Rhino Reprieve

  By Plt. Kepala Balai Taman Nasional Way Kambas   The Government of Indonesia has announced the birth of a Sumatran rhino at the Sumatran Rhino Sanctuary (SRS) in Way Kambas National Park, Lampung Province on September 30, 2023. Minister of Environment and...
Travel: The Tipping Point, Or Playing The Percentages

Travel: The Tipping Point, Or Playing The Percentages

  Paying attention to tipping etiquette can make a holiday in a foreign country less awkward and more rewarding for all concerned. Travel experts from Panache Cruises suggest the following guide.   United Kingdom Tipping is not expected in the UK because...
Travel: Forgotten Footsteps, Or No Size Fits All

Travel: Forgotten Footsteps, Or No Size Fits All

  By OBIE OBERHOLZER   Oman. 2014. Sometimes I do odd things in strange places. As a chaser of line and light, I slowly walk into another mud village in Oman. Each time on entering, I whisper an Islamic greeting. At the entrance gate to the abandoned village...