Are you ready for this week's absurdity? Here's our Friday roll-up of the most ridiculous stories from around the world that are threats to your liberty, risks to your prosperity… and on occasion, inspiring poetic justice.
Royal Caribbean International is taking a page from the airlines and implementing a COVID passport for all passengers and crew on their next sailing in the Caribbean in June. But here's the kicker: all passengers and staff must be vaccinated before e
New wonders of the world: Move over Machu Picchu, take a hike Taj Mahal - here comes the walkway held by giant hands and a jellyfish roundabout far beneath the North Atlantic waves
By the time I returned from the river, the steaming pot of spaghetti wafted through the evening air. The flames danced light around the entire area. Sandi poured tomato sauce into a second pan. Minutes later, we gorged ourselves.
Many industries were crushed during the virus pandemic, but RV manufacturers and dealers had an impressive 2020.
Israel has proposed the use of tracking bracelets for incoming travelers as an alternative to mandatory quarantine.
Officials in many countries combine incentives with threats warning that those who don't get the shot will be shut out of everyday activities. Green Covid Passports in Israel
A very different style of Asian RV to the tiny Japanese and Korean mini-campers that inspire endless wanderlust, the SAIC Maxus Life Home V90 Villa Edition lives considerably larger.
And talk about the liquid-misery of rain, cold, ice, even snow! Nothing like riding into a rainstorm to drench yourself in liquid-wretchedness. You're soaked, you're sweating, glasses fogged, and everything in-between.
Aerial images show hundreds of commercial jets gathering dust in huge airfields across America due to Covid travel restrictions
"SHOW ME YOUR PAPERS"
Not finished, he became the first double amputee to complete the Hawaii Ironman Triathlon. He ran the New York, Boston and Chicago Marathons that took him five days to finish each race. At 67, he again hand-cycled coast-to-coast across America.
Life on the bachelor bus: Massachusetts man, 27, spends $24,000 transforming an old school bus into a dream traveling home with electric fireplace and rooftop terrace after losing his job and fiancé during the pandemic
Here's a spreadsheet that we keep updating with a list of travel restrictions by country (provided by Matt Smith)
John Derrick has run an online guide to Hawaii travel for nearly 20 years, so he's used to answering questions about the destination. But these days, the questions he gets at GuideofUS Hawaii are a little more complicated.
The CDC has issued a COVID-19 order that may impact your plans for re-entering the United States
According to STR, Inc, a hotel industry market data firm, 2020 was absolutely the worst year on record for hotels as industrywide profits fell to zero, as the virus pandemic and resulting government-enforced social distancing measures kept travelers
Professor Dolores Cahill joins the deprogram today to discuss a solution for freedom-respecting travel in the age of COVID.
It's hard to imagine a more luxurious place to spend two weeks of quarantine than the Anantara Phuket Suites & Villas, where visitors are pampered in private residences that can have their own pool and courtyard.
HOLY COW! This Crazy Passport For Everyone Is Happening! - WeAreChange
A coalition of big tech companies, including Microsoft is developing a COVID passport, with the expectation that a digital document linked to vaccination status will be required to travel and get access to basic services.
To sit around a campfire with a stick while you poke the glowing embers before you, may be one of the most tangible of all visible mysteries of the universe. You stare into pulsing energy that feeds your soul.
CommonPass, developed initially to track COVID testing and vaccinations, is setting the stage for biometric surveillance which will eventually be tied in with all your other medical records, digital ID, digital banking and a social credit system.
The Commons Project and the World Economic Forum developed a company that created the CommonPass app that's intended to act as a health passport that allows users to upload medical data such as a COVID-19 test result or proof of vaccination, for a
"Everything will be on the table for discussion," Fauci, who will be chief medical adviser to President-elect Joe Biden, told Newsweek.
A Billion Unsold Room-Nights And "It's Going To Get Worse" As America's Hotel Occupancy Rate Re-Plunges
THE UK TEMPORARILY BACKS OFF A VACCINATION TRAVEL CERTIFICATION
Couple are raising their daughter, 2, in the back of a converted bus after selling their belongings to pay off $20,000 in debt and leaving their rental home for a life on the road
"I was told that "time" stalks us all our lives. But I rather believe that time is a companion that goes with us on a journey. It reminds us to cherish each moment, because it will never come again. What we leave behind is not as important as how
Ontario's Chief Medical Officer says that those who refuse to take the COVID vaccine won't have "freedom to move around" and will have to continue to wear masks.