Category Archives: Asia

Hong Kong airport struggles to reopen amid flight cancellations

Search Hong Kong Flights and Hotels

 
Hong Kong’s airport struggled to reopen on Tuesday with more than 300 flights cancelled, a day after a pro-democracy protest brought the air transport hub to a complete standstill.

The city’s leader Carrie Lam denounced the demonstrations saying that “lawbreaking activites in the name of freedom” were damaging the rule of law, and that the Asian financial hub’s recovery from anti-government protests could take a long time.

On Tuesday morning, stranded passengers were seen lining up to catch their delayed flights, as airport authorities announced that it will implement rescheduling while blaming demonstrators for the disruption at one of the world’s busiest airports.

Read article

Book Low Cost International Flights and Hotels

Search flights on Air India

Lookupfare, cheap flights, flight deals

Hong Kong prepares for transport nightmare and massive flight cancellations as citywide strike against extradition bill crisis targets MTR, airport and roads


Search Hong Kong Flights and Hotels

Hong Kong is preparing for massive flight cancellations, commuter chaos, traffic jams and service disruptions on Monday when the largest citywide strike in decades takes aim at public transport networks and crucial industries to protest against the government’s extradition bill fiasco.

The airport is expected to reduce flight operations to just one runway from two. Based on estimates, this could mean half of flights on Cathay Pacific Airways, the city’s flag carrier, could be affected, in the most direct blow to travellers, as concerns about the near nine-week anti-government protests gain international attention.

Keep reading on scmp.com

Search Hong Kong Flights and Hotels


Death toll in floods in Indonesia’s Papua rises to nearly 80

Search Bangkok Flights and Hotels


See the World for Less!

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Authorities in Indonesia raised the death toll from floods and landslides in the easternmost province of Papua to nearly 80 on Monday as President Joko Widodo called for the urgent evacuation of victims from devastated communities.

Keep Reading on Reuters.com


More than 1,500 live turtles found duct-taped and stuffed in suitcases


Search Manila Flights and Hotels

 

Customs NAIA continues to stop illegal wildlife smugglingCUSTOMS NAIA APPREHENDS PHP4.5 MILLION WORTH OF 1,529 LIVE…

Posted by Bureau of Customs NAIA on Sunday, March 3, 2019

The 1,529 exotic turtles were worth an estimated 4.5 million Philippine pesos on the black market — that’s about $86,750 U.S. dollars, says a Filipino passenger smuggled the turtles on a flight from Hong Kong. “The passenger may have been informed of the vigilance of Bureau of Customs against illegal wildlife trade and its penalties, thus leaving the four (4) X-Rayed luggage unclaimed in the arrival area,” the bureau wrote on Facebook. 

Keep Reading on CBS News


Travel bloggers slammed for ‘irresponsible’ kiss photo taken while they’re hanging out of a moving train


Auto Europe Car Rentals

View this post on Instagram

We are all on a long journey, with problems to solve, lessons to learn, but most of all, experiences to enjoy 🙌🚂 For where are you now 🏠 and where you will go ✈️, for “I’ve always known” 🙋‍♂ and “I told you so” 🙄, for “nothing is happening” 🤷‍♀ and “all has gone wrong” 😭 just go out there 🍃 and don’t wait too long ⌛… No matter what happens, make sure you always enjoy this wonderful ride called life ♥️ When was the last time you went on a trip and wher did you go? ✄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄┄ #travellingourplanet #wondeful_places #bestvacations #living_destinations #travelcouple #togetherforever #coupleshoot #srilanka #srilankatrip #wanderlove

A post shared by RAQUEL & MIGUEL (@explorerssaurus_) on


From rearranging the table for a blogger-worthy flat-lay photo to changing our shoes before an #OOTD shot, many of us are guilty of fabricating a seemingly perfect life via our Instagram feed.

But one social media influencer demonstrated her commitment to the ‘gram by risking her life.

Keep Reading on Yahoo.com


Find the best deal with HotelsCombined.com

Pilot killed when 2 jets collide at India air show


Find the best deal with HotelsCombined.com

A pilot was killed when two Indian Air Force jets collided mid-air and crashed in the southern Indian city of Bengaluru during rehearsals for an aero show. (Feb. 19) A pilot was killed when two Indian Air Force jets collided mid-air and crashed in the southern city of Bengaluru during rehearsals for an aero show. (Feb. 19)

Save Big with Spring Savings! Save up to $27 off our fees on flights with promo code SPRING27. Book Now!

Avis rental cars from $12/day

International Airlines Deals. Savings Upto $40 Off. Promo Code : INT40


Leopard Cub Found In Luggage At Indian Airport


Search India Flights and Hotels Now!

Search flights on Air India

A passenger arriving in India from Thailand has been detained at the airport after customs officers found a month-old leopard cub in his luggage.

Customs officers at Chennai airport were alerted when they heard noises coming from his bag, which was found to contain the 2.2lb (1kg) cub hidden in a plastic grocery basket.

Authorities are investigating whether the suspect is part of an international smuggling ring. The 45-year-old detained in the investigation is said to have been “evasive in his replies” when questioned about his luggage by customs officers.

Search India Flights and Hotels Now!


Tsunami Death Toll Now 429 Dead, Thousands Homeless

Explore World's Best Nightlife Cities and Save Big. Get $30 Off

SUMUR, Indonesia –

The latest death toll from the tsunami that hit the Indonesian islands without warning Saturday night has passed 420 and more than 1,400 people injured.

Timeline

Jet Set for a Dream Winter Getaway. Book Now & Save up to $40** with promo code - WIN40

A woman walks among debris at a tsunami-ravaged village in Sumur, Indonesia, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. The Indonesian region was hit by waves that struck without warning Saturday night.(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)
A man inspects his house damage at a village in Sumur, Indonesia, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. .(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)

Huge discount on Seasonal Travel Deals. Book now & Get up to $15* Off with coupon code TLCHEAP15. Hurry! Offer Valid for Limited Period Only

A mani runs in panic in Sumur village, Indonesia, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)

 

A woman walks past damaged houses following the tsunami in Sumur, Indonesia, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)

MSC Cruises

An Indonesian soldier inspects the damage at a tsunami-ravaged village in Sumur, Indonesia, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. Saturday night. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)

 

Indonesian soldiers and people clean up the debris following the tsunami in Sumur, Indonesia, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)

Luxury Card

Indonesia Tsunami Kills Hundreds, Dozens Still Missing

Fly to New York for Cheap. Book Now and Get $20 Off. Promo Code: NY20

 Government officials say at least 222 people have been killed and 843 injured after a tsunami hit coastal towns on Indonesia’s Sunda Strait.\

 “The tsunami was not triggered by an earthquake,” said one official. “It’s possible that it was triggered by an underwater landslide due to the eruption of Mount Anak Krakatau [that’s Child of Krakatoa]. At the same time there was high tide because of the full moon. So there was a combination of natural phenomena, tsunami and high tide.”

MSC Cruises

OZ Naturals

Fun & friendly outdoor décor for your garden & patio spaces, including lighted outdoor accents, beautiful garden statues & more!



BurkeDecor.com

HP Commission

Alavya, Turkey

International Airlines Deals. Savings Upto $40 Off. Promo Code : INT40

 Search Cheap Flights To Istanbul

Address:  Alaçatı Belediyesi, 35930 Çeşme/İzmir, Turkey
 
Phone: +90 232 716 66 32
 
Click map to view
  • 4-star hotel
  • Boutique hotel occupying 6 historic stone houses
  • 2 upscale restaurants
  • Cafe/bar featuring local wines
  • Full-service spa offers yoga and Pilates classes
  • Gym and steam room
  • Outdoor pool
  • 4 km from swimming at Ilıca halk plajı
  • 5-minute walk from the shops and cafes of Alaçatı Çarşısı
  • Free private parking
  • Alacati Surf Beach is 2.6 miles away
  • Complimentary air port shuttle
  • 53 mi. from Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport 

MSC Cruises

Alavya Otel from BULLETT MEDIA on Vimeo.


Find hotels cheap in Las Vegas