This week’s travel news: A historic Milan hotel, a beach-worthy book and a ticket out of airport drudgery

This week’s travel news: A historic Milan hotel, a beach-worthy book and a ticket out of airport drudgery

TRENDING The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs has built an entire life-size cookie version of a 1937 Flathead V-8 Cadillac Touring Car.Chad Chisholm Creative LLC Cookie exchange Hotels typically go big for the holidays with merry decor, indulgent afternoon teas and themed menus. Chances are, you’ll see an elaborate gingerbread house in the mix too. This … Read more

NYC opens lifeguard recruitment early for summer 2023 after struggling to staff beaches, outdoor pools

NYC opens lifeguard recruitment early for summer 2023 after struggling to staff beaches, outdoor pools

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — After struggling to staff its beaches and outdoor pools this year, New York City opened lifeguard recruitment for summer 2023 several months early. The Department of Parks and Recreation is encouraging all New Yorkers 16 years old and older to apply. Applicants will be required to pass a qualifying test … Read more

Authorities launch investigation after thousands of dead fish discovered at Semaphore

Authorities launch investigation after thousands of dead fish discovered at Semaphore

The Department of Primary Industries and Regions (PIRSA) is investigating what caused thousands of dead fish to wash up on a beach at Semaphore.  Key points: Thousands of dead fish have washed up on the beach near Port Malcolm  PIRSA is investigating the cause  A local fisher says it could be caused by environmental factors or … Read more

Breton Bay shack squatters told to move by WA government or faces hefty fines

Breton Bay shack squatters told to move by WA government or faces hefty fines

Despite threats of large fines, six squatters living in beach shacks on the West Australian coast are refusing to bow to government orders to demolish their 70-year-old camps. Key points: WA’s Department of Lands want to get rid of decades-old beach shacks Residents say, despite threats from the state, they will keep the camps The government says … Read more

Shark attacks surf ski during race off Seacliff, in Adelaide’s southern suburbs

Shark attacks surf ski during race off Seacliff, in Adelaide’s southern suburbs

A teenager has narrowly escaped being bitten by a shark after it attacked his surf ski during a race off Seacliff, in Adelaide’s south. Key points: A shark attacked a paddler’s ski and left a hole in it The competitor was not injured Shark sightings are not unusual in Adelaide at this time of year … Read more

Long Beach stabbings: At least 1 victim killed, 3 others wounded in attacks at multiple crime scenes, police say

Long Beach stabbings: At least 1 victim killed, 3 others wounded in attacks at multiple crime scenes, police say

LONG BEACH, Calif. (KABC) — One person was killed and three others were injured in stabbing attacks at multiple locations in Long Beach on Monday morning, authorities said. The Long Beach Police Department said a suspect has been arrested, but could not confirm that all the incidents are related. Shortly after 5:30 a.m., officers responded … Read more

Need to escape Canada’s cold winters? Try these five underrated destinations

Need to escape Canada’s cold winters? Try these five underrated destinations

As temperatures dip and winter approaches, international travel to warmer destinations is once again a realistic and welcome way to escape Canada’s cold weather – even if it’s only for a week or two. For those eager to eschew the usual crowds at all-inclusive resorts, there are a host of under-the-radar destinations to explore. From … Read more

Hurricane Ian slams South Carolina with destructive force | WNT – ABC News

Hurricane Ian slams South Carolina with destructive force | WNT – ABC News

Hurricane Ian slams South Carolina with destructive force | WNT  ABC News How will Ian impact home insurance costs in Florida?  WPTV News – FL Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast Hurricane Ian has worsened Florida’s insurance crisis | Fred Grimm  South Florida Sun Sentinel Hurricane Ian makes landfall in South Carolina  CBS Evening News View Full Coverage on Google … Read more