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com Beautiful, Kimberly Conner, Kimmie Conner, Woman, travel In this day and age, with technology at our fingertips, it would simply be silly to pay too much for travel.I mean, sometimes a cheap hostel will do just fine, and other times it’s important to splurge — especially when you find a great deal on a waterfront room.

Here are seven UNESCO World Heritage sites that you need to visit this winter.Old Québec, CanadaThe only fortified city north of Mexico, Old Québec is special at any time of year, but this UNESCO treasure really turns up the charm come wintertime.

The 418-unit-strong system includes the famous “named” national parks as well as national seashores and battlefields, lakeshores and memorials, monuments and recreation areas.The smallest unit in the national park system may also be the most poignant.

(AP) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was ready to allow international inspectors into the North’s nuclear and missile testing sites, one of the main sticking points over an earlier denuclearisation pledge.Smiles, handshakes Commenting on Pompeo’s meeting with Kim, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday Kim was expected to visit Russia soon.

By: Reuters | New York | Published: October 3, 2018 9:59:12 am Facebook breach: Access tokens of the almost 50 million affected accounts, as well as another 40 million accounts have been reset.That investigation has found no evidence that the attackers accessed any apps using Facebook Login,” said Guy Rosen, a Facebook vice president overseeing security, in a statement sent to Reuters.

CreditCreditReutersI’m going to quit using Facebook to log in to apps and sites online.But the mere possibility is highly troubling — and if the hack allowed access to any other sites, Facebook should be disqualified from acting as your sign-on service.

ImageTen years ago, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg introduced a tool that connects other sites and apps to Facebook passwords.On Friday, the company said the account entry keys of at least 50 million Facebook users had been stolen in the largest hack in the company’s 14-year history.

The countries that form today’s European Union contain 350 sites designated on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.But on September 15, UNESCO launched World Heritage Journeys Europe, an interactive website that seeks to spotlight the lesser-known UNESCO sites in Europe—and also make it easier for travelers to visit them in real life.

Sick of Western tourists climbing on holy sites or disrespectfully posing for photos in skimpy swimwear, authorities on Bali, known as “the island of 1000 temples," are considering tough new restrictions on tourists' access to those sacred areas.And it could mean tourists will be banned from visiting Hindu temples unaccompanied, Bali’s deputy governor Tjokorda Oka Artha Sukawati, known as Cok Ace, said.

Several Tory MPs have demanded that the government take a stronger approach to dealing with unauthorised Traveller sites.He added that Travellers on illegal sites should be liable for fines and compensation, “and they might then get the message they cannot continue with impunity trampling over the rights of local people”.

The United States’ looming departure from UNESCO has the best of us clenching our fists.Offering sensational, unobstructed views of the world’s celebrated landmarks, here are the best UNESCO-adjacent hotels on the planet: Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark The St.

Francesca Street, CNN • Updated 29th June 2018(CNN) — Incredible natural beauty, amazing archaeological treasures, historic cityscape -- what makes a destination worthy of UNESCO World Heritage status?Currently in session in Manama, Bahrain, UNESCO's World Heritage Committee is debating which sites to add to its catalog.

Video provided by GeoBeatsUNESCO added Saudi Arabia's Al-Ahsa Oasis and Oman's ancient city of Qalhat to its World Heritage List on Friday, the world cultural body said.Oman's Qalhat also dates back to pre-Islamic times.

Written by Ajay Jadhav | Pune | Published: June 29, 2018 4:23:59 am Forest Department has directed authorities involved in the drive to take ‘good-quality’ photos.The plantation drive takes place in July every year.

© Getty Images/iStockphoto booking hotel travel traveler search business reservation holiday book research plan tourism concept - stock image Hotels, airlines, cruises and travel sites are under siege from crooks using fake or stolen account details to try to access accounts.9 billion malicious login attempts that targeted sites in this industry including airlines, cruise lines and hotels among others.

3/29 SLIDES © Tanabe Tourism The trail originally began as a religious purifying pilgrimage.6/29 SLIDES © Japan Travel Kumano Nachi Taisha is arguably the most scenic Grand Shrine, surrounded by Japan’s largest waterfall and three-story pagoda.

CreditTony Luong for The New York Times; illustration by the New York TimesThree years ago Dyan deNapoli, a 57-year-old author and TED speaker who specializes in penguins, was given a 23andMe genetic testing kit for her birthday.“That’s why I really didn’t know this side of my family,” Ms.

Now, a Canadian scientist is suggesting that we take a proactive approach when it comes to preserving other worlds.“A global agreement to protect the most important sites is needed before it’s too late,” Matthews said in an interview with CBC.

ImageThe pyramids of Giza in Egypt are not nearly as remote as many people think.CreditMaya Alleruzzo/Associated PressYou’re probably familiar with those sweeping, romantic shots of the pyramids of Giza.

SEOUL — International journalists left on a marathon journey to a North Korean nuclear test site on Wednesday, after Pyongyang belatedly cleared a number of South Korean media to witness what it says will be the dismantling of its only nuclear test facility.It had also declined to take the South Korean reporters after calling off planned inter-Korean talks in protest against US-South Korean “Max Thunder” air combat drills.