Month: August 2020

(CNN) — Avgeek desktop gamers and wannabe airline captains can finally get the high-altitude fix they’ve been craving. Following a prolonged period of hibernation, the rebooted Microsoft Flight Simulator, officially available on August 18, could be the perfect antidote to pandemic-induced cabin fever — or to airplane cabin withdrawal symptoms, for those who’ve been bumped
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Please note our writers visited Devon prior to the coronavirus pandemic Devon’s boutique hotels are geared towards design devotees who want a beautiful rural setting, but don’t want to abandon urban standards. Contemporary decor, first-class dining and exceptional service is the norm, with added luxuries that include cocktail bars, spas and private cinemas. Most are
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When you’re in a park in Barcelona, you will quickly notice just how many people are staying active, either with running or working out. The city is obsessed with it. Over the years, the local councils and governing bodies have put a lot of money into ensuring that people can quench their thirst for exercise
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Photo by Laura Brown Yosemite National Park during the Ferguson Fire in 2018. Photo by Laura Brown. The legislation will help clear the maintenance backlog and restore America’s public lands. Today, President Trump signed into law the bipartisan Great American Outdoors Act, which provides $900 million annually and an additional $9.5 billion over the next
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While some remain reticent to travel, millions of Britons have already returned from their first post-pandemic holidays – indeed, around 600,000 of us were in Spain when the Government put the entire country on the quarantine naughty step last month.  Telegraph Travel’s writers have filed postcards from France, Malta, the Greek islands, Iceland and Amsterdam
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Malek Amrani, founder of Vice Wines, boasts an unusual journey to winemaking, and he’s only 33 years … [+] old. Vice Wines Not many wine company founders have the varied career or journey into winemaking that Malek Amrani boasts. Before the age of 17, Amrani was: a record-making taekwondo black belt, a first-year medical student
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(CNN) — Ancient tales of trolls and magic live on in Iceland, an island nation of volcanoes, lava fields, glaciers and ice caves. To fully explore every corner of the dynamic landscape, unravel local folklore and battle the natural elements, one must take to the skies. Enter Jón Kjartan Björnsson, the pilot with a mission
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Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Experiences, stands for a photograph at an unveiling event of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Walt Disney Co.’s Disneyland theme park in Anaheim, California, U.S., on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Disney is set to report earnings for its third
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Maroon Bells, Colorado. ©Zhukova Valentyna/Shutterstock Fourteen thousand feet of fun – our favorite mountain hikes across the US. The United States claims at least 93 fourteeners and they are all located in only four states. Colorado is home to the most fourteeners with a total of 56, next comes Alaska at 20, California with 14,
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HUNTINGTON STATION, NEW YORK – MARCH 26: A Panera Bread sign is seen at the Walt Whitman Mall on … [+] March 26, 2020 in Huntington Station, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) Getty Images Panera launched an unlimited subscription coffee program in late February, a move CEO Niren Chaudhary called “disruptive.”  Indeed, no other
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