THE ARCTIC REGION OF SPITSBERGEN IS SEVERELY AFFECTED BY CLIMATE CHANGE

Larry Brain -
Located 1300 kilometers south of the North Pole is Longyearbyen, a small international airfield that used to be a mining site for lignite and hard coal. One can enjoy stunning views of the surrounding ...

HOW DANGEROUS IS BERLIN FOR CITIZENS AND VISITORS?

Larry Brain -
Is there a concerning level of violence in the German capital? Berlin has been in the news multiple times this year due to three high-profile security debates, all connected to the contentious issue o ...

SPACE TOURISM: VIRGIN GALACTIC RAISES ANOTHER $400 MILLION

Cecilia Garland -
Space tourism company Virgin Galactic has raised $300 million since the beginning of the year. It intends to issue shares to raise another $400 million, according to a document released last week by t ...

GREECE INCREASES TOURISM TAXES SHARPLY

Joe McClain -
Greece's bed tax will increase next year. The additional revenue will be used to fund natural disaster relief. ...

GORGEOUS NIGHT TRAIN ROUTES IN EUROPE

Overnight from Sylt to Salzburg, luxuriating on the Orient Express or looking for Santa Claus in Lapland – night train routes make it possible. Let’s immerge in the most beautiful ones in ...