Best National Trust parklands to visit right now – for free | Travel | The Guardian

Powis Castle Gardens Powis is a pocket battleship among great Welsh houses. Its red stone walls rise like a medieval apparition on a hill overlooking the upper Severn. It was the citadel of the Welsh Marches, five miles from the English border. Its princes were a devious bunch, never knowing>>>

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Ischgl: Austrian Ski Resort Flings Coronavirus Around Europe – DER SPIEGEL

For the entire sector in the Austrian Alps, the news coming out of Ischgl poses a serious threat to their business model. “Greed and Failure in Tyrol,” was the headline in the Vienna-based daily Der Standard, noting that chairlifts and gondolas continued normal operations until as recently as Sunday –>>>

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Coronavirus: Malaysians working, studying in Singapore can’t commute from March 18, SE Asia News & Top Stories – The Straits Times

SINGAPORE – Malaysians who travel to Singapore on a near daily basis for work or study will not be able to do so when a movement restriction order comes into effect on Wednesday (March 18), according to a media statement issued by the National Security Council on Tuesday.  The restrictions on>>>

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UK flight bans: Destinations flight restrictions are in place due to coronavirus – CoventryLive

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribingSee ourprivacy notice Restrictions are in place on an unprecedented number of destinations amid UK travel restrictions as the coronavirus outbreak continues. There are 41 countries>>>

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Thousands of holidays to popular destinations cancelled by TUI due to coronavirus – Somerset Live

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see ourPrivacy Noticefor details of your data protection rights Thank you for subscribingSee ourprivacy notice Thousands of holidays to a raft of popular destinations have been cancelled by TUI due to the coronavirus outbreak. The holiday company, which>>>

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Emirates airline to suspend services to 30 destinations from Tuesday

Emirates airline will suspend flights to 30 destinations across the world from from Tuesday this week, as the coronavirus restrictions start to have a greater impact on its operations.  In February the company announced it was suspending all flights to China, except to Beijing. While earlier this month, Emirates called a>>>

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‘Super-spreaders’: Covid-19 myth or reality?, Europe News & Top Stories – The Straits Times

PARIS (AFP) – Can a single Covid-19 patient infect dozens of others? Although transmission rates in the current outbreak appear to be far lower, a variety of factors can lead to an individual infecting many. The concept of so-called “super-spreaders” – patients who typically infect far more people than the>>>

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Natalia Molchanova, World’s Best Free Diver, Vanished During Final Dive | Adventure Journal

Assume a comfortable position. Now close your eyes, exhale slowly and steadily, then draw a long deep breath, completely filling your lungs—and hold that air. Notice that as the seconds slowly tick past all of your attention turns inward, bodily. There’s pressure in your chest; you become more aware of>>>

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EU top dogs slam coronavirus travel bans but can’t coordinate bloc’s response, as member states shut borders to defend themselves

Brussels had hoped to show a ‘united front’ against the growing coronavirus crisis but, with panic setting in, top EU leaders are already scolding their unruly neighbors as responses vary wildly across the 27-member bloc. In a statement on Thursday, European Council President Charles Michel and European Commission President Ursula>>>

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