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Underwater waterfall and 12 different Mauritius must-sees

For a small nation, Mauritius overflows with scenic hikes by way of the mountains, holy pilgrimage websites, wonderful meals and historic areas that hint the island’s globe-spanning historical past. Simply off the coast of Le Morne, on the island’s southwest, Mauritius provides a spectacular phantasm. Sand and silt on the ocean ground run off in a method that makes it appear to be they’re pouring down a waterfall — or

25 of the world’s finest honeymoon resorts

For some , it is far-flung solitude and breathtaking views. For others, it is all about luxurious and the royal remedy. After which, after all, there’s the rising variety of newlyweds that search motion, journey and pleasure over pampering, relaxation and rest. No matter your desire, we’ve you lined. Whether or not you are after a low-key Caribbean island escape or an African safari journey — or one thing else

Consuming Korea: 10 of South Korea’s most scrumptious dishes

The creator of “Consuming Viet Nam” just lately revealed a brand new ebook, this time chronicling his culinary adventures via South Korea. Holliday shares 10 of his favourite Korean meals with CNN — masking every little thing from three-year-old kimchi in Seoul to Busan’s distinctive sort of bibimbap — and gives a number of recommendations on the place to seek out them. Hanokjib Kimchi-jjim, within the Seodaemun district of Seoul,

World’s finest airports for 2017 revealed

For the fifth yr in a row the city-state’s Changi Airport has been named “world’s finest airport” on the annual Skytrax World Airport Awards. The awards, introduced throughout a ceremony in Amsterdam on March 14, are based mostly on thousands and thousands of worldwide passenger surveys. At this level, vacationers may be questioning if there’ll ever be an airport that may surpass much-lauded Changi. Among the many facilities unfold by

May this be the world’s happiest metropolis?

In its quest to attain this, the town within the sand is measuring individuals’s happiness by means of interactive touchpoints round Dubai, referred to as Happiness Meters. There are three emojis on every meter — a contented face, a impartial face and a tragic face — which individuals use to rank their satisfaction with on a regular basis providers. Outcomes from the meters feed right into a Happiness Index; the

Extremely long-haul: On board the world’s longest flight

Qatar Airways have simply launched the world’s longest route — 17 hours, 30 minutes one-way from Doha, Qatar to Auckland, New Zealand, over a distance of 14,539 kilometers. It is a main feat that assessments each airline logistics and the endurance of the passengers and crew. Whereas it is true we’ve not discovered a means — but — to do away with jet lag, or to completely mitigate the results

World’s most beautiful picture safari? Bringing Mauritius into focus

Sidewalks are full, and automobiles jam each broad boulevards and slim facet streets. However down a small pedestrian approach paved with volcanic rock, main up from the Municipal Theatre, the tempo and the temperature all of a sudden cools down once more. At a flip within the highway, inside an 18th-century municipal constructing, town’s fashionable life fades right into a world of a tropical Jules Verne, stuffed with photographic tools

Why WWII could possibly be the way forward for cocktails

It may simply be a scene from World Struggle II, besides everybody’s slinging again cocktails. That is The Bletchley, a subterranean bar on the fringes of London’s upscale Chelsea district that is been styled to resemble Britain’s wartime code-breaking headquarters — a world of Bakelite telephones, mind-boggling equations scrawled on chalkboards, and stiff higher lips. The true Bletchley Park — portrayed within the 2015 film “The Imitation Recreation,” starring Benedict

Are these the world’s poshest Easter eggs?

UK-based chocolaterie Choccywoccydoodah is thought for its outlandish, extravagant creations, and their Easter assortment this 12 months is not any exception. The window of their retailer in Brighton, Sussex, is at present decked out with chocolate Easter eggs that tower over prospects, and appeal to Instagrammers of their droves. And so they all include a price ticket as spectacular as their stature — these large eggs price upwards of $31,128

Exploring Hong Kong historical past via its meals

Outlets open and shut within the blink of a watch. Skyscrapers spring up out of nowhere. The skyline by no means stays the identical for lengthy. Not like cities with previous bones — like London and Paris — there aren’t as many tangible artifacts on this Asian metropolis of eight million individuals. Probably the most dependable Hong Kong historical past comes not in museums or structure, however slightly, within the