Posts Tagged ‘latest travel news’

The LG Travel News Roundup: An Unlikely Find in an Ancient Roman Sewer

The LG Travel News Roundup: An Unlikely Find in an Ancient Roman Sewer
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… Archaeologists Aren’t Afraid to Get Dirty in a Roman Sewer While most people have heard of Pompeii and the volcanic explosion that buried...
June 24th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: An Alpine Twist to the Austrian Property Market

The LG Travel News Roundup: An Alpine Twist to the Austrian Property Market
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… For Sale? Two Summits from the Austrian Alps Despite protests from locals, two summits in the Carnic Alps–Rosskopf and Grosse Kinigat–are...
June 17th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: It’s Up, Up and Away for the Youngest Hot Air Balloon Pilot

The LG Travel News Roundup: It’s Up, Up and Away for the Youngest Hot Air Balloon Pilot
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… Blue Skies for World’s Youngest Hot Air Balloon Pilot Nine-year-old Bobby Bradley became the youngest pilot to take off in a hot air...
June 10th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Bird’s Eye View Helps Find Lost Pyramids

The LG Travel News Roundup: Bird’s Eye View Helps Find Lost Pyramids
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… It Takes A View from Above to See Lost Pyramids Seventeen lost pyramids, 1,000 tombs and more than 3,000 ancient settlements in Egypt have...
June 3rd, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: It’s Ice, Ice, Baby, for Dutchman “Iceman”

The LG Travel News Roundup: It’s Ice, Ice, Baby, for Dutchman “Iceman”
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… Life on the Frosty Side for Dutch “Iceman“ Wim Hof, a 52-year-old Dutchman nicknamed the “Iceman,” recently taught...
May 27th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Animal Smuggler Caught in Bangkok Airport

The LG Travel News Roundup: Animal Smuggler Caught in Bangkok Airport
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… In Bangkok airport, it’s Panthers and Leopards and Monkeys, oh my! A 36-year-old citizen of the United Arab Emirates was arrested at...
May 20th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: World’s Biggest Miniature Airport

The LG Travel News Roundup: World’s Biggest Miniature Airport
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 Miniature Airport in Germany is the World’s Largest The world’s largest miniature airport (based off of Hamburg’s Fuhlsbüttel...
May 13th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: Rubik’s Cube Meets Sistine Chapel

The LG Travel News Roundup: Rubik’s Cube Meets Sistine Chapel
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… It’s No Puzzle to Re-Create the Sistine Chapel A team of 11 puzzle fans from Cube Works Studio spent 400 hours to recreate Michelangelo’s...
May 6th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 4.29.11

The LG Travel News Roundup: 4.29.11
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… Hong Kong Airlines takes Kung Fu to the air Ever wished you had an excuse to roundhouse a drunkard in flight? Now, flight attendants for Hong...
April 29th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More

The LG Travel News Roundup: 4.15.11

The LG Travel News Roundup: 4.15.11
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 Chinese Hotel Takes Love for Ping Pong to the Extreme It’s been estimated that over 300 million people in China play ping pong,...
April 15th, 2011 | Weekly Travel News | Read More