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Russian Tourist Busted Smuggling Orangutan Out of Indonesia

A Russian tourist who wanted tried to smuggle a drugged orangutan out of Bali has been arrested.  Andrei Zhestkov was detained at the Denpesar airport on Friday while trying to pass through security screening. When screening officers opened his luggage they found a two-year-old male orangutan sleeping in a rattan basket.  Orangutan Found Sleeping in a …

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1300 Cruise Ship Passengers Being Rescued – Terrifying Video

1300 terrified passengers are being rescued by helicopter from a cruise ship off the coast of Norway.  The Viking Sky cruise ship experienced engine troubles in rough seas on Saturday off the western coast of Norway near Hustadvika. The ship sent out a distress call saying it was “suffering engine problems in bad weather”. Videos …

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American Woman Dies In Vietnam After Apparently Jumping From Overpass

Trigger Warning: This story contains graphic content. A woman from the United States apparently has taken her own life after jumping from an overpass in Hanoi, Vietnam. The woman was witnessed walking along the railing of the bridge before jumping from the overpass said police. Vietnamese news VTC reported that shortly after 10 am on …

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1600 Hotel Room Guests Secretly Recorded and LIVE Streamed Online

1600 people were secretly recorded in South Korea hotels rooms and streamed online for paying customers. Two men have already been arrested in the investigation that involved over 40 rooms in 30 hotels across 10 cities around the country. The accommodations involved were smaller size hotels referred to as Motels in South Korea.  Police found …

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Brazil Stops Visa Requirement For Canada, USA, Japan & Australia

Starting June 17, 2019 Brazil will now allow visitors from Canada, Australia, Japan and the United States to enter the country Visa-Free. The new laws allow for citizens of these countries to enter Brazil for up to 90 days without a visa. The visa then can be extended once for an additional 90 days provided …

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First Canadian Carrier, Sunwing Suspends Flying of Boeing 737-8 Max

UPDATE: Canada and the United States have now fully grounded the 737 Max airplanes. The planes are prohibited from operating within or entering the airspace of both countries. The move to ban the aircrafts came to light after new evidence was found showing the planes crashed in very similar ways.  The first Canadian carrier Sunwing …

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Overtourism? The World’s Most Visited Cities and Where To Go Instead

Overtourism. The biggest buzz word in travel for 2019.More people than ever before are travelling the world. The global number of tourists has more than doubled in the past 15 years to exceed 1.3 billion last year, and is forecast to rise to nearly 2 billion by 2030 The most visited cities in the world …

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18 Canadians Dead in Tragic Ethiopian Airlines Crash

Canadian officials have confirmed that 18 Canadians were on board Ethiopian Airlines flight ET 302 that tragically crashed, killing everyone on board.  The Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland was “shocked and saddened” by the tragedy.  The flight was on route from Nairobi to Kenya when it crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday morning …

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Travel Warning – 10 Countries With The Highest Increase in Measles

A study has shown that 98 countries had an increase in the number of measles cases in 2018 compared to 2017. UNICEF warned that global cases of measles are surging to alarmingly high levels. This highly preventable but potentially deadly disease made a strong comeback in 2018.  The top 10 countries with the highest increase …

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Canadian Woman Survives Beating Near Puerto Vallarta Mexico

68 year old, Marianne Clift from Ontario, Canada has been the victim of a vicious assault and robbery at a rental house in Bucerias, Mexico. On February 18th, Clift was alone in a rental house overnight as her husband returned to Canada for an urgent work issue. After she went to sleep for the night, …

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First Cruise Line To INCLUDE Unlimited Wi-Fi, Tips & Soda

Cruising may have just changed forever. The brand new Virgin Voyages just turned the industry completely on its head. Virgin cruises will offer unlimited Wi-Fi, soda, tips, group workouts and ALL dining for every passenger! Until now these types of offerings were only included on ultra luxury and very expensive brands like Regent and Silversea.  …

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