Thousands of fish die in Yellowstone River

( CNN) An unprecedented fish kill has shut nearly 100 river miles of the Yellowstone River in Montana, as officials try to contain a parasite that is killing thousands of whitefish. “We recognize that this decision will have a significant impact on many people. However, we must act to protect this public resource for present […]

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‘ I’m passionate about the ocean ‘: Celine Cousteau on diving off the Americas

The film-maker and conservationist is as determined to protect the marine world and indigenous peoples, in places like Mexico and the Amazon, as her famous forebears People always think that my grandpa Jacques or father [ oceanographic explorer] Jean-Michel were my main influences. But my mother was a great influence too. She was an expedition […]

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French hitchhiker ‘goes berserk’ in New Zealand after four days stuck without a lift

Traveller arrested in tiny township of Punakaiki after allegedly assaulting road signs and abusing locals following almost a week without a ride A Frenchman has gone on a thwarted rampage in a tiny New Zealand fishing village after he spent four days waiting for a hitchhiking ride. The 27 -year-old Frenchman arrived in the west […]

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8 luxury safaris in Kenya where you can go wild in convenience

( CNN) The leisure safari was born in the 1920 s when well-heeled Europeans and Americans flocked to Africa to see( and shoot) the remarkable wildlife. Reflecting the excess of the Roaring Twenties they traveled in style — tented camps outfitted with satin sheets and silver serves, gramophones and gourmet food and, of course, endless […]

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Vietnam by motorcycle: History and cultural activities on two wheels

( CNN) Vietnam is a nation that moves on two wheels. A 200,000 -kilometer road network connects cities with farming villages, beach resorts to mountain escapes and dense jungles to a jagged coastline. Why street foodies love Saigon The captivating magical of Hanoi Flying through the world’s largest cave

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11 Reasons Banff Should Be The Next Locating For Your Winter Getaway

Banff, a Canadian town with apopulation of 9,386, could easily be just another dot on the map. It’s a sleepy hollow in the midst of nowhere. So why was this little settlement simply namedone of the top destinations on the rise by Trip Advisor ? For years, travelers have been coming here toexplore Banff National […]

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Norway’s Lofoten islands ‘risk being overrun by tourists’

Officials tell Hollywood blockbusters utilizing regions scenic scenery have brought guest numbers close to unsustainable levels Norways remote but beautiful Lofoten islands risk being overrun by tourists describe by the growing number of Hollywood blockbusters being shot there for the spectacular Arctic scenery, local officials have said. Its challenging, Hans Fredrik Srdal, the mayor of […]

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Rotorua: Escapade galore on New Zealand’s North Island

( CNN) Rotorua, on New Zealand’s North Island, was attracting international visitors long before “Lord of the Rings” director Peter Jackson constructed the country’s landscape irresistible to the world. Though the stunning site is no more, Rotorua has re-invented itself as the adventure capital of North Island. The unique combination of woods, lakes, geothermal activity […]

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‘ Coolest place on planet’ accolade stirs interest in Ireland’s wild north

National Geographic Traveller love Donegal, and local people in an area struggling for jobs and worried about Brexit see only benefits Mornings in Donegal can be so beautiful they take the breath away. Last week, soft pinkish lighting violated through early clouds hanging over Killybegs harbour, bouncing off the water of the port and into […]

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8 luxurious — and costly — vacations in the United States

( CNN) You name it, it can almost certainly be arranged. Breakfast with a giant octopus? A private dinner from Wolfgang Puck’s team, served in your 6,000 square-foot compound? A chopper to give you a head start on a hike — or a better opinion of a volcano? When money is no object, the sky […]

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