Soon you can learn to swim like mermaid at Disney World

Learning to swim like a mermaid has become a unique hobby around the world, and now travellers heading to Disney World can learn to emulate arguably the world’s most famous mermaid, Ariel. ‘The Little Mermaid’ courtyard at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort. Photo by Matt Stroshane Disney announced that it will launch “Mermaid School” at […]

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Belize unveils a budget-friendly eco-resort in the heart of the jungle

Belize is the fastest-growing destination in the Caribbean and tempts all sorts of travellers with its abundance of rainforests, beaches, nature reserves and ancient Mayan ruins. This year, a jungle resort is looking to cater to this new wave of tourism with an eco-friendly travel experience that won’t break the bank. Macal River Camp offers […]

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Why some tourists are mistaking Sydney University for Hogwarts

Apparently, Harry Potter was filmed in Sydney, Australia. The main quadrangle building of the University of Sydney. Image by kokkai/Getty Images Yes, it sounds far-fetched, but a surprising number of unsuspecting Chinese tourists have fallen for the story that Sydney University was the film location for Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in the Harry […]

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Visiting Brazil just got easier for citizens of these four countries

Visiting Brazil is about to get simpler for travellers from the US, Canada, Australia and Japan, as the South American country announced it will offer visa-free entry starting in June.   Pantanal Matogrossense National Park in Brazil. Image by ©Nat Photos/Getty Images Brazil had introduced an e-visa program for citizens of those countries back in […]

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Where to see a dazzling colourful procession of butterflies migrating through California

Californians have been treated to a dazzling butterfly spectacle in the skies as a colourful procession of painted lady butterflies make their way from Mexico to the Pacific Northwest. Painted ladies stop for an apple blossom flower break in Glendale. Image by Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Abundant winter rains have lifted California from drought and sparked spectacular […]

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