Monday, April 28, 2014
It's pole dancing, but it's not what you think.
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Hundreds of thousands of orange-clad Dutch lined the streets on Saturday as the Netherlands celebrated its first-ever “King's Day” in honor of King Willem-Alexander, inaugurated one year ago.
Feline mad? Then America's first cat cafe is purr-fect for you. New Yorkers looking for a “paws” from the hustle and bustle are queuing to sip free coffee and stroke cats.
Friday, April 25, 2014
Singaporean fans of Hello Kitty raged on the Web Thursday after their frantic attempts to buy limited-edition toys from the McDonald's website failed when overwhelmed servers crashed, in the latest frenzy over the Japanese cat to hit the city-state.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Searching for restaurants has become easier with the launch of a mobile application by restaurant website OpenRice Ltd. Wednesday.
More than 40 percent of Taiwanese travelers are not keen on staying in environmentally friendly hotels, according to the results of a survey published Wednesday by Agoda.com, one of Asia's leading hotel booking sites.
Amsterdam wants to create an online game to get unemployed young people engaged in finding jobs across Europe. Schaerbeek, Belgium, envisions using geothermal mapping to give households personalized rundowns of steps to save energy. Gdansk, Poland, is proposing to require officials to debate ideas from citizens.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Gladiators, horsemen and women with flowers in their hair brought history alive Monday at Rome's Circus Maximus where thousands gathered to celebrate the Eternal City's 2,767th birthday.
Monday, April 21, 2014
The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in Orthodox Easter rites.
Marching in dragon dances, cheering on buffalo fights, singing folk songs with villagers, an enamored traveler ticked off the sights during a three-week tour of Chinese ethnic minority festivals.