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Cameron County Officials: 5 Beach Accesses Temporarily Closed

Cameron County Officials: 5 Beach Accesses Temporarily Closed

BROWNSVILLE – Cameron County officials announced the following temporary closures: County Beach Access #3 County Beach Access #4 County Beach Access #5 County Beach Access #6 Boca Chica Beach According to a press release, these beaches are “temporarily closed to pedestrian and vehicular traffic due to extremely high tides and …

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Island Earth: Maui amidst the sixth extinction

Island Earth: Maui amidst the sixth extinction

1900: The magnate Walter Rothschild observes a Maui Nukupu’u (Himignathus affinis), a species never seen anywhere on earth except on a single island in its most remote archipelago. Like many other species endemic to the Hawaiian islands, the Maui Nukupu’u’s curved bill is designed for extracting nectar from flowering plants …

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The Refugee Funding America’s Psychedelic Renaissance

The Refugee Funding America's Psychedelic Renaissance

Deep in the Mexican jungle, in a village so remote it’s only accessible by boat, 74-year-old venture capitalist George Sarlo waited to meet his father. It was the fall of 2012, and Sarlo knew his quest seemed absurd. After all, his father had been dead for decades, and he had …

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The 30 best places to visit around the world that are worth the money

The 30 best places to visit around the world that are worth the money

VISIT CNBC.COMVISIT CNBC.COMHome Entrepreneurs Leadership Careers Money Specials SHOWS Money Money 26 Mins AgoCNBC.com Vacations are an investment — of your money, of vacation days — so they better be worth it. U.S. News World Report recently released its annual rankings of the best vacation destinations, including the best places …

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Dominican Republic is Now the Caribbean’s Crown Jewel …

Dominican Republic is Now the Caribbean's Crown Jewel ...

PHOTO: The 457-room Secrets Cap Cana resort opened this month on Punta Cana’s Juanillo Beach. (photo by Brian Major) While growth is spreading across the entire region, the Caribbean’s unquestioned powerhouse is the Dominican Republic, whose fast-growing visitor arrivals are poised to extend the country’s tourism dominance into the next …

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The hottest hotel design trend? Hipster-inspired hospitality

The hottest hotel design trend? Hipster-inspired hospitality

The hottest hotel design trend? Hipster-inspired hospitality By Allison McCarthy June 23, 2017 Updated: June 23, 2017 2:21pm #####IMG000000000##### #####IMG000000000##### #####IMG000000001##### #####IMG000000002##### #####IMG000000013##### #####IMG000000020##### #####IMG000000021##### #####IMG000000023##### #####IMG000000024##### #####IMG000000024##### #####IMG000000025##### #####IMG000000025##### #####IMG000000025##### #####IMG000000026##### #####IMG000000026##### #####IMG000000026##### #####IMG000000027##### #####IMG000000027##### #####IMG000000027##### #####IMG000000028##### #####IMG000000028##### #####IMG000000029##### #####IMG000000029##### #####IMG000000029##### #####IMG000000030##### #####IMG000000030##### #####IMG000000030##### #####IMG000000031##### #####IMG000000031##### Caption Close ‘); …

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The Last Six Weeks: Pre-marital fighting is normal – right?

The Last Six Weeks: Pre-marital fighting is normal – right?

(Picture: Ella Byworth for Metro.co.uk) There’s this bit in the film Bride Wars where the narrator says that the last few weeks of engagement prove whether a couple will go the distance.  Stop pressuring me to have sex on my honeymoon Apparently if you’re feeling extra close and happy, you’re …

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Smugshot: Readers’ travel photos of the week

Smugshot: Readers' travel photos of the week

The Warehouse Blenheim slammed for dumping ‘brand new‘ sheets – right next to a linen charity Jetstar apologises to female doctor after flight booking system assumes she is a man Casino fraudster Tessa Grant splashed out at the expense of her employer, SkyCity Kiwi seriously injured in London mugging Schools …

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