NYC’s scary new tourist attraction: An all-glass ‘Ascent’ into the sky

Subjecting yourself to voluntary vertigo has never been easier.  Midtown development One Vanderbilt will soon offer thrill-seekers a fresh way to be scared of New York: an all-glass enclosed elevator…

Tourist survives 120-foot fall off of cliff while taking selfie because the tide was in: report

A picture isn’t worth falling off a cliff for. A tourist in England is lucky to be alive after falling off the side of a cliff. Apparently, the man was…

Israel welcoming vaccinated tourist groups into the country in May

Israel will start allowing tourists who are vaccinated against the coronavirus into the country next month.  Earlier this week, the country announced that starting on May 23, Israel will allow…

Bali tourist unknowingly films herself playing with deadly octopus

Just because something is cute doesn’t mean it’s not dangerous. A woman vacationing in Bali filmed herself holding what she thought was an adorable octopus while exploring the beaches. Fortunately, it wasn’t…

TripAdvisor develops tool to help travelers identify, and avoid, crowded tourist destinations

Travelers hitting the road during the ongoing coronavirus outbreak are concerned about overcrowding, but TripAdvisor has launched a new platform to help avoid those issues in cities around the United States. Engineers…