(CNN) — The renovation of a historical monument in India’s Punjab state where British troops once killed hundreds of men, women and children has sparked furious debate and concerns over the “Disneyfication” of history. On April 13, 1919, British troops fired without warning on a peaceful protest of thousands of unarmed people in Jallianwala Bagh,
Month: August 2021
Pinot noir is one of the best-known, most easily recognized grape varieties for wine enthusiasts around the world. Until it isn’t. That was my experience last week, when I led a tasting for enthusiastic wine consumers of six different pinot noir wines from around the world. Everyone in the group showed up in order to
Taranto, Italy (CNN) — The Puglia region envelops the “heel” of the boot-shaped Italian peninsula. Laden with olive groves, surrounded by clear, sparkling water and speckled with charming, historic towns and villages, its rustic appeal has made it an increasingly popular destination for tourists. The region’s list of must-see attractions includes the UNESCO World Heritage
Photo courtesy of Styring Vineyards Animal lovers may visit wineries for a relaxing wine tasting, but many go away talking and thinking about the adorable winery dogs who presided over the visit. These days, more winery dogs are rescued dogs, too, inspiring visitors to adopt instead of shop during their visit. What’s not to love about
Mariah Carey — iconic diva and noted harbinger of the holidays — just announced the launch of Black Irish, her new line of Irish cream liqueurs. The “All I Want for Christmas is You” songstress (who is both black and Irish), unveiled the venture via Instagram. “Two years in the making. Truly a cause for
BOOK HERE This recently opened Hilton near Ocean City’s boardwalk is offering Travelzoo members rates so low, they’re practically unheard of — stays through February start at just $49 per night. Yes, that even includes holiday and holiday weekend stays. What’s Included Check into a King or Two-Queen Room, Sept. 19- Feb. 28 $49-$79 per night
Steve Smith | Tetra images | Getty Images It was fun while it lasted. The European Union recommended member states reinstate travel restrictions on U.S. visitors that were lifted as recently as June, according to multiple media reports. Plans for the move, first reported by Reuters, first arose amid a Covid-19 surge fueled by the
An unseen force drains the team of their energy in the home of Aaron’s dad. Subscribe ► http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=travelchanneltv Check out more on the Streaming Home of Paranormal ► https://www.discoveryplus.com/ Check Out Our Newsletter ► https://www.travelchannel.com/travel-channel-newsletters Paranormal investigators Zak Bagans and Aaron Goodwin, along with AV techs Billy Tolley and Jay Wasley, travel to haunted destinations
Chocolate is rich, sweet, and pairs well with almost anything. It’s one of the most universally beloved desserts in the whole world. From brigadeiro in Brazil to tiramisu in Italy, we’re taking a look at chocolate desserts around the world. Intro 00:00 – 00:14 Belgium 00:14 – 00:33 Germany 00:33 – 00:49 Mexico 00:49 –
Few San Francisco hotels offer the stunning views afforded by the Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco at Embarcadero. The hotel is ideal for San Francisco first timers who might want to orient themselves from above before setting out for exploration. (The top floor ‘Eye Spy from the Sky’ game is a great place to start.)
As restaurants continue to pivot and expand to servicing at-home customers (hello, Carbone jarred sauces), new SKUs from renowned chefs are venturing into American pantries. This week, Momofuku announced its first-ever line of noodles, inspired by staple menu items at the restaurant that launched the entire brands, Momofuku Noodle Bar in Manhattan’s East Village. In this new line
(CNN) — The European Union is expected to recommend on Monday that member states reinstate Covid-related travel restrictions and halt nonessential travel from the United States and five other countries, a diplomatic source told CNN on Monday.. The EU would reestablish coronavirus travel restrictions such as quarantine and testing requirements for unvaccinated travelers from those
The Whaler Inn stands in the heart of scenic Mystic — Photo courtesy of Linda Laban Advertisement Mention of the name Mystic in Connecticut usually brings three things to mind: the 19-acre Mystic Seaport Museum; that famous Mystic Pizza shop portrayed in the 1980s movie of the same name, which launched a young Julia Roberts’
Let’s talk about “ultra-premium” tequila for a minute. Although there is no formal definition for the fancy sounding modifier, it generally encompasses any bottle of the spirit retailing at $50 and above. Twenty years ago, even ardent agave connoisseurs would have balked at prices like that. It’s an entirely different landscape today, driven largely by
Visitors to sparsely populated Exuma, a remote island in the Bahamas, can expect a close encounter with sharks and iguanas. Visit http://www.lonelyplanet.com/caribbean for more information about the Caribbean.
Quebec City, the 1st French city in North America. We see the Ice Canoe Race, party in Carnival & feast at a urban sugar shack. SUBSCRIBE & BECOME A VAGABUDDY! http://bit.ly/Vagabrothers TRAVEL VIDEOS EVERY TUESDAY AND SATURDAY VAGABROTHERS: We’re Marko and Alex brothers and vloggers on a mission to explore the world through its people.
Bangkok ranked No. 1 on a new list of top global “workation” destinations from Holidu.co.uk. Getty Images As telecommuting has proven necessary, practical and long-lasting for many amid the pandemic, a common thought’s been occurring to employees worldwide — why work from home when you could work by a beach, or at a Parisian café?
Aug. 28th, 2021 In June 2021 golfer Jon Rahm secured his first major career win – the U.S. Open Championship – at Torrey Pines Golf Course. No stranger to this La Jolla setting, it’s the site of this Spanish golfer’s first PGA win and a short walk from where he proposed to his wife while
(CNN) — Since March 2020, would-be travelers have experienced more turbulence on the ground than in the air. As always, though, CNN Travel are your attendants on hand to guide you through the safety instructions and point our your nearest exits. 1. Bahamas, Sint Maarten and more have been added to US ‘do not travel’
Franck Bijon is president of the Crus Bourgeois du Médoc, a group of mainly family-owned wine properties in Bordeaux. This category is a reminder of the value, quality, and diversity found in this part of France. While visions of fancy châteaux and towering prices tickle the imagination, the truth is that much of the wine
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