MORE than 100 tourists and locals were evacuated by helicopter after an avalanche struck near a hotel in northern Italy.
The landslide occurred next to the Langtauferer Hof hotel in the Venosta Valley, South Tyrol, near to local agricultural school for children.
Four choppers were needed to rescue tourists and hotel
A YOUNG woman who inadvertently captured the moments surrounding a drowning tragedy on her GoPro camera has called for better mobile reception and signage following the “horrifying” ordeal.
Anneka Bading, 24, was swimming at Mackenzie Falls on Saturday afternoon in the Grampians National Park, Victoria, when a 28-year-old man
FOOLISH tourists have been caught dangling over the edge of chalky cliffs in pursuit of the perfect photo of the 500ft drop.
In stomach-churning snaps, the visitors can be seen swinging their legs over the edge of the cliffs at Birling Gap, East Sussex, taking photos of the view.
A group of fashionably dressed terrorists enjoyed dinner at a Kabul hotel before suddenly pulling out their weapons, screaming, “Where are the foreigners?” and killing at least 30, witnesses said Sunday.
Several panicked guests at the Intercontinental Hotel in the capital of Afghanistan fashioned ropes out of bedsheets and
An NYPD horse took a bite out of a Pennsylvania tourist’s arm as she was viewing the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree, according to a new lawsuit.
The 10-year-old, chestnut brown gelding named Madison is “like a New Yorker,” his handler, Officer Buyukdag Mehmet, said in a 2016 interview about
THE owner of a zipline in the Andes has admitted dumping a Spanish tourist’s body in a river after she died while using the ride.
Nathaly Salazar disappeared on January 2 while holidaying in south Peru, sparking a large-scale search for her body in the Vilcanota-Urubamba River.
The 28-year-old had visited
HUNDREDS of daredevil Brits are still visiting North Korea every year – despite crackpot Kim Jong-un’s missile launches and tourist abductions.
The dictator has been ramping up tensions with the West since taking power six years ago, threatening all who oppose him with death and destruction.
The tubby tyrant tortures
AN avalanche has swamped train tracks at a Swiss ski resort where 13,000 tourists are trapped due to heavy snowfall.
Many of the holidaymakers at Zermatt, in the Alps, were hoping to leave the troubled resort today by train as all others transports links including roads are blocked.
HEAVY snowfall has trapped some 13,000 tourists at Zermatt, one of Switzerland's most popular ski stations, the Alpine resort said today.
The snow has blocked all roads and the train leading to the resort in the southern Swiss canton of Valais, which was also hit by some power outages,
A THREE-year-old-boy has been killed in a freak accident involving a group of British tourists in the upmarket Costa del Sol resort of Marbella.
The youngster died after being hit by a car driven by one of four British holidaymakers who had just parked up to retrieve a baseball
Days after a huge winter storm caused thousands of flights to be canceled across the country, travelers were still waiting to get on planes at JFK Airport Sunday, with some forced to spend the night on cold airport floors.
Hundreds of people crowded the airport with long lines weaving
The Metropolitan Museum of Art will begin charging a set admission fee for most visitors from outside New York State in March, it announced Thursday.
Empire State residents and students from the tri-state area will still be allowed to pay what they wish, but all other museum patrons will
KIM Jong-un has had this water park built but only North Korea’s elite can visit due to the high entrance fee.
Israeli tourist Ariel Shalev took the pictures in Pyongyang.
He described how officials closely monitored foreigners throughout their visit – even in the changing rooms.
The 32-year-old lawyer said: “For
A SMALL passenger plane crashed in Costa Rica on Sunday, killing all 12 people on board.
Most are believed to be foreign tourists, a spokesman for the public security ministry said.
The aircraft, a single-propellor Cessna 208 Caravan, came down in a mountainous area near the Pacific coastal beach town
TWITTER is awash with revenge porn-style photos taken of young Brits abroad without their consent, a Sun investigation today reveals.
Hundreds of pictures of holidaymakers unwittingly filmed during sexual acts were uploaded to X-rated pages accessible by anyone with an internet connection.
Most were claimed to have been taken on
BRITISH soldiers on a sailing expedition saved five German and Swiss tourists from certain death in a dramatic mid-ocean rescue after their boat capsized.
The Royal Artillery troops were on a training trip when found themselves taking part in a full-scale rescue mission after they spotted a yacht tip over off the
MARATHON, Fla. — A Missouri man died while snorkeling in the Florida Keys on Christmas Day.
Monroe County Sheriff’s spokeswoman Becky Herrin said in a news release that 69-year-old Owen Holmes of Ozark, Missouri, was visiting the Keys with his family over the Christmas holiday. He began to have
More people are expected to flock to the UK than ever before in 2018, according to the national tourism agency.
VisitBritain predicts there will be nearly 42 million visits over the next 12 months, with tourists to spend an estimated £27 billion.
Total visits for 2017 are on track to
A Florida man is fighting for his life after he fell from an Indonesian rooftop chasing a monkey that stole his Pittsburgh Steelers cap.
Jeff “Swede” Swedenhjelm, 40, is currently paralyzed from the chest down after he fell 33 feet from a roof in Bali on Monday, according to
BRIT tourists are being warned about visiting Mexico for their winter breaks amid spiralling violence in the country.
The idyllic sunshine getaway is in the grip of a crime wave which is sweeping the most popular tourist resorts leading to the Foreign Office to issue a dire warning.
A ZOOKEEPER has sparked outrage after being filmed trying to make a drugged tiger roar for tourists by repeatedly poking it with a stick.
The attendant, who works at Thailand's Million Years Stone Park and Pattaya Crocodile Farm, was moved to a different job within the zoo after the
Five Americans were among the dozen people killed when a tour bus flipped over in Mexico — including a grandmother from Miami, according to reports.
Fanya Shamis, 78, of Coconut Creek, and her 11-year-old grandson were on the bus ferrying Royal Caribbean cruise ship passengers to Mayan ruins when
AT least 12 tourists have been killed after a bus carrying cruise ship passengers to visit the Mayan ruins crashed in Mexico.
The crash, which left another 19 injured, saw the bus flip over on a highway in the state of Quintana Roo, close to the Caribbean resort city
At least a dozen people died and several others, including Americans, were injured when a bus ferrying cruise ship passengers to Mayan ruins in Mexico flipped over on a highway, according to officials.
Seven Americans and two Swedish citizens were injured in the horrific crash, Quintana Roo state Civil
BRIT travellers who lose their passports could miss flights under a new scheme which will see a TWO DAY wait for an “emergency” replacement.
The Foreign Office has introduced a new system in which applications for emergency documents will be processed by officials in Poland and Spain, according to
THIS is the moment terrified tourists were left stunned when a 20ft saltwater crocodile leapt straight out of an Australian river just inches from a boat.
This jaw-dropping snap shows Dominator the one-ton croc jumping almost as high as the roof of a tour boat in the Northern Territory’s
Massive plumes of dark ash are still billowing two miles above the summit of the rumbling volcano, which has been erupting for days.
And with Agung continuing to spew columns of ash and toxic gas into the skies it could be weeks before flights return to normal.
Some Qantas passengers
MORE than 100,000 people have been told to flee the "danger zone" after a volcano eruption sparked chaos on Bali - amid official reports worse is to come.
The worried authorities are enforcing a six-mile exclusion zone around Mount Agung which has been hurling ash thousands of metres into the atmosphere
SEX mad tourists on a raunchy Colombian holiday complete with unlimited hookers and booze are forking out £7,500 for an extra three romp-filled days.
The Sex Island party kicked off on Friday on a mystery Caribbean island and was meant to run until November 27.
But guests are having so much
An Indian man has declared himself the “king” of an unclaimed plot of land in North Africa.
Suyash Dixit dubbed Bir Tawil — the 800-square-mile patch of disputed land between Egypt and Sudan — the “Kingdom of Dixit,” according to a post last week on his Facebook page, in