New York gets a beach on the Hudson River – Citytrips – Travel

From next year, a real beach will be built in the Mahattan district of New York. From next year, a real beach will be built in the Mahattan district of New York, not far from the skyscrapers and the popular skyline around Central Park. With an area of ​​2.2 hectares, the public beach on the […]

Pretend it’s a City by Martin Scorsese brings New York to your living room

Every year, some sixty-five million tourists travel to New York City. Due to the corona crisis, there are now a lot less. Martin Scorsese saw a gap in the market and set to work Pretend it’s a City, a seven-part documentary in which, together with author Fran Lebowitz, he brings the sticky subway benches, smoky […]

Travel advice adjusted: even more parts of France, Spain…

The European corona map is turning red again after an adjustment of the travel advice by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In France, Spain and Italy, among others, more red is added. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs adjusts the travel advice every week based on the corona map of the European Center for Disease Prevention […]

WHO advises people over 60 not to travel

Image: Dutch Height / ANP People over 60 should put their travel plans on hold to avoid exposure to the risks associated with the omicron variant, says the World Health Organization (WHO). He does repeat that general travel bans are not useful to stop the spread of the virus, whether mutated or not. The WHO […]

Carrefour will now also offer travel: “One destination had to be…

© afp, jhs The travel sector has a competitor. From Wednesday, in addition to vegetables, fruit, meat, fish and thousands of other products, Carrefour will also be selling travel. The timing – full corona crisis – is remarkable. “It’s not ideal,” admits spokeswoman Aurélie Gerth. “But we are convinced that the market will recover next […]

Night train can count on 2 million euros in support

The federal government is allocating separate resources in the budget to encourage travel on an international night train. It concerns 2 million euros for next year, reports Minister of Mobility Georges Gilkinet (Ecolo). ‘More trains, less flying’, the minister motivates the decision. He calls the interest in the means of transport very great. ‘More and […]

Video: Daily Life in New York City in 1911 – City Trips – Travel

Horse-drawn carriages, immigrant boats docking, slow-moving streetcars and already a bustle that never seemed to end: this video shows what everyday life in New York was like a century ago. Horse-drawn carriages, boats with immigrants mooring, slow-moving streetcars, ladies in long dresses and men in suits and hats: New York in 1911 looks very different […]

‘Welcome to England’: don’t forget your passport when you visit…

Anyone wishing to travel to the United Kingdom must be able to present an international passport at the border from today. That is one of the Brexit measures that apply from today. A city trip to London, a greeting to the Queen or a walking holiday through the English countryside as of today is no […]