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Sunday School Teacher Says She Was Strip-Searched at Vancouver Airport

A former Sunday school teacher was falsely accused of being a drug smuggler at the Vancouver International Airport. She was eventually strip searched and now suffers from anxiety. She went public with her story to CBC in hopes of greater oversight of the Canada Border Services Agency. Jill Knapp’s run-in with CBSA agents took place on …

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Canadian Women Rescued From Armed Kidnapping In Ghana

Two Canadian women who were abducted one week ago by gunmen outside a popular nightspot in Ghana have been rescued.  In a statement by Youth Challenge International, Lauren Tilley and Bailey Chitty were rescued by Ghanaian police. They are safe and both the police and Government of Ghana are ensuring the young women’s protection.  Youth …

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The Series Chernobyl Has Tourists Flocking to the Nuclear Disaster Site

Ukraine’s Chernobyl might be on track to become a top tourist destination . The widely popular HBO miniseries has resulted in a surge in bookings for trips to the abandoned nearby town after a major nuclear disaster in 1986. Pripyat, Ukraine near Chernobyl Trip bookings for May 2019 were 30 percent higher than May 2018, and …

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Fourth American Dies in the Dominican Republic Prompting FBI Investigation

A fourth tourist has mysteriously died at a Dominican Republic resort prompting the FBI to join local authorities in the investigation.  Robert Bell Wallace, 67, became ill and urinated blood after he consumed one whisky from his hotel room minibar at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Punta Cana. His heartbroken niece, Claire Arnold told …

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The $58 Million Dollar Vacation That Takes You To Space!

For the first time in history NASA will allow private citizens to travel to the International Space Station (ISS) at a cost of $35,000 per night. That cost pales in comparison to the $58 MILLION DOLLAR round trip ticket.  This shift in policy which prohibited private tourists from reaching the space station in the past reflects …

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Gay Couple Savagely Beaten after Refusing to Kiss on London Bus

Two women were injured in a homophobic attack that left them covered in blood after refusing to kiss.  Melania Geymonat, 28, said the attack on her and her partner Chris happened on the top deck of a night bus that was traveling from London to Camden Town.  Four male teenagers between the ages of 15 and …

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Celebrity Millennium Renovation – Full Review with Photos

This year the Celebrity Millennium went into a 35-day dry dock in Singapore and emerged in February with a sparkling new renovation. We had just taken the Millennium from Vancouver to Tokyo a few months before the renovation. The two-week transpacific voyage was one of the best travel experiences of our lives, so we knew …

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Young Texas Couple Die From Mysterious Virus While Vacationing in Fiji

A Texas couple’s family and friends are looking for answers after the pair came down with an aggressive virus while they were vacationing in Fiji and tragically died. David and Michelle Paul, of Fort Worth, Texas, had been excited about their trip to Fiji for a long time but sadly never made it back home. …

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Trump Bans U.S. Travel to Cuba by Cruise Ships and Group Tours

The Trump administration has announced new restrictions on Americans travel to Cuba including banning cruise ship stops and group tours.  The changes are meant to put economic pressure on the Cuban government for its repression of the Cuban people and its support of the Maduro regime in Venezuela said Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. “Veiled tourism has served …

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Viking Cruise Ship Involved in Accident That Kills 7 and 21 Are Still Missing

Budapest, Hungary — The Viking Sigyn, a 95-room river cruise ship collided with a small sight-seeing boat, the ‘Mermaid’ carrying 33 South Korean tourists. Police confirmed Thursday that 7 people are dead and another 21 are still missing.  The 442 foot Viking Sigyn slammed into the smaller vessel while passing under the Margaret Bridge on Wednesday …

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American Woman Beaten and Left for Dead at Resort in the Dominican Republic

In a recent viral Facebook post Tammy Lawrence-Daley has gone public regarding a nightmare event that happened at the Majestic Elegance resort in the Dominican Republic.  According to her Facebook post, the Delaware woman describes how she was kidnapped and then brutally beaten in a maintenance room before being dragged to an underground waste water area. Her …

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