Giant Airplanes and huge flying machines

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The NASA Super Guppy:

This aircraft is so large that 2 supersonic jets can be transported in the cargo area. Just the wing tips of the jets had to be removed to fit. The craft was designed to have the capacity for International Space Station components and other large items that need to be moved. The cargo bay is 25 diamter and it has a hinged nose to allow easier loading.

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No kids allowed, a naturist’s heaven

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Though beaches are fun, children could be a burden when gallivanting in the sun and sand. There are resorts with a strict rule against children, and shoes, shirts, and bikinis are optional. If you want to flaunt what you got, or want a get-away without the kids, these resorts are a must.

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Beautiful Colors and Architecture Can Really add to an Airports Appeal

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Walking into a grand entryway can make time spent a lot more enjoyable. People do need to spend plenty of time in airports while waiting, so why not make it a lovely location? There are some airports that are being turned into amazing and visually stunning locations thanks to architects.

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One of the best travel tips ever-Blend in.

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American arrests abroad: approximately 2,500 each year.

Arrests related to illegal drugs: approximately 1/3 of those above.

When you travel abroad, things are going to be different. That is a pretty basic fact. One thing that most travelers have in common is money. Basically if you can afford to travel then you have some money to spare. Tourists are seen as having money and that is why they are much more likely to get mugged or accosted in some other way.

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Accra: A City that Reflects Deep History

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Accra is the largest city of Ghana and stretches along the Atlantic coast of Ghana. The city widely served as a capital to Gold Coast, the British-ruled area between 1877 and 1957. Since 19th century, this city has transformed into a modern metropolis that reflects history through its amazing architecture. The architectural assets include British colonial buildings, apartment blocks and modern skyscrapers. The city has drier climate just like Cape Coast and the most popular sports of this city is Football.

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Fear in the sky-A plane is diverted.

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On a flight from Pakistan to London, 2 men had an altercation that was behind the flight being diverted.

 

The flight: was from Pakistan and was supposed to land in Manchester Airport.

The altercation: 2 men had some type of fight with a stewardess and said that they would blow up the plane because of it.

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How safe is that pretty pool at your vacation getaway?

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A pool is a popular addition to any resort.

 

Some airports have even installed pools for passengers to relax in between flights.

 

The fact is, if you are in a hot and steamy climate, there is nothing quite as refreshing as jumping into a pool to chill out. It is also a top choice for those that want to get some exercise without getting overheated. One big problem with pools though is whether or not they are clean enough.

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Goats at the airport?

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You never know what you might see when you travel abroad. But, goats at the airport are definitely unexpected in a large metropolitan city in the US.

The airport in question:

Chicago’s O’Hare Airport is getting goats.

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Scary incident in Houston airport

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Was this a case of suicide by cop?

Or-was there more to the recent shooting at a Houston airport?

Incident basics:

A 29 year old Texas man, Carnell Moore, shot himself in the temple at the Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport.

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There is no shortage of interesting lodging these days.

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Hotels come in all shapes, sizes, and technical levels. Some have gotten incredibly high tech while others are more back to basics.

Tree house hotels:

A Buddhist retreat: In China, on Hainan Island, there is a tree house type of lodging. It is right next to the beach of the South China Sea and is situated within a 5000 acre Buddhist park. There are incredible temples and a myriad of botanical gardens. It gives people a chance to enjoy the peace of nature in a very tranquil setting.

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