Posts Tagged ‘travel news updates’

The LG Travel News Roundup: Angry Birds Playground Planned in Finland

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Angry Birds Themed Playground Planned Angry birds themed playgrounds have been planned for Finland, Denmark by gaming company Rovio. The playground...
December 16th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Neon Surfers Kick off Australian Summer

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Neon Surfers Kick Off Summer Seventeen surfers in Bondi Beach sported glow-in-the-dark wetsuits and neon boards to kick off the Australian summer....
December 9th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: The Congo Boasts New Tourist Attraction

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Congo Has A New Tourist Attraction The Democratic Republic of Congo, also known to be the rape capital of the world, has a fresh tourist...
December 2nd, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Artist Completes World Map Made of Computer Parts

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… World Map Made of Computer Parts UK-based eco-friendly artist Susan Stockwell has created an giant world made made of computer parts. Materials...
November 25th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: World’s Largest Crocodile Now a Tourist Attraction

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Philippine Town Catches Largest Crocodile A remote Philippine town of 27,000 people has caught the world’s largest crocodile measuring...
November 18th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Turtle Riding Surfer Inspires Controversy

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… A Wave of Controversy North Shore pro surfer Jamie O’Brien recently posted a photo online of himself riding a turtle in Hawaii to spread awareness...
November 11th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Hotel Staff Trained to Read Body Language

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Hotel Staff To Read Body Language A high end hotel chain has trained its staff to read body language so that they can figure out what their...
November 4th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Toilets Proposed on Everest

The LG Travel News Roundup: Toilets Proposed on Everest
By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… New Toilets on Everest An environmental group has asked the Nepali government to install toilets on Mount Everest to minimize littering. Currently,...
October 28th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 100 Year Old Marathoner Breaks Record

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… 100-Year-Old Fauja Singh Completes Toronto Marathon 100-year-old Fauja Singh earned a spot in the Guinness World Records for completing...
October 21st, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Taj Mahal Collapsing?

By Susmita Baral LG News Intern Missed the big travel stories of the week? And the weird, wacky and insignificant ones? We’ve got your roundup right here… Taj Mahal Collapsing? Could the Taj Mahal be collapsing soon? According to Britain’s Daily Mail, it very well could- in as little as two...
October 14th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More