Dubai has stepped up its drive to attract more cruise travellers and strengthen its position as a leading "cruise hub of the region," and is expecting to welcome more than 200 ship calls and an estimated one million cruise visitors this cruise season.
Seven exploratory oil blocks set to be auctioned by Brazil on Thursday are the subject of environmental litigation, authorities said on Wednesday, complicating a process expected to bring around $800 million into state coffers.
With oak and chestnut forests, waterfalls and rugged coastline, Samothraki has a wild beauty and a remoteness that sets it apart from other Greek islands.
The stunning view from the highest observatory at New York's Empire State Building just got even better.
Tens of thousands of Pokemon Go fans descended on a Taiwan park Thursday hoping to catch a rare "Heracross" and other elusive virtual creatures from the popular game.
Daylight is only just breaking over Spain's Cantabrian Mountains and already a dozen enthusiasts are up and about in the hope of spotting a brown bear.
Nasa launched a satellite on Thursday night to explore the mysterious, dynamic region where air meets space.
Saitoti Petro, a tall, slender 29-year-old, is marching with four other young men who belong to a pastoralist people called the Maasai. Beneath the folds of his thick cloak, he carries a sharpened machete.
Trucker Erik Fransuer spends months at a time driving back and forth on highways that cut through the Amazon in northern Brazil, delivering soy or corn to river ports.