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Travel on Trial: Drifting across the Namib Desert on a safari in the sky

August 21st, 2019

The best way to appreciate the Namib’s beauty is from the sky, with a hot-air balloon flight offering a tranquil and eco-sensitive glimpse of this …


Israeli college student falls to her death on hike in Ethiopian desert

August 20th, 2019

She was designated as missing on Saturday when she failed to arrive at a meeting point during the hike. The Israeli embassy in Addis Ababa …


Ramon Airport: Israel’s white elephant in the desert

August 19th, 2019

Last June, I set out to visit one of the settlements in the southern Arava region. At first, I thought I would drive, but then I found a cheap flight from Ben …


Israeli college student falls to her death on hike in Ethiopian desert

August 18th, 2019

JERUSALEM (JTA) — An Israeli college student died in an Ethiopian desert after getting separated from the group she was hiking with. Aya Na’amani …


Search teams scramble to locate 21-year-old Israeli missing in Ethiopian desert

August 17th, 2019

… part of a group of students of Haifa’s Technion Institute of Technology who were visiting the country as a delegation and were on a hike in the desert.


This Award-Winning Boutique Hotel Is A Mesmerizing Desert Retreat

August 17th, 2019

If you’re spending hours researching places to stay, we’re here to help! TripAdvisor recently announced its 2019 Travelers’ Choice Awards for best hotels in America, where we highlight the top picks in the world of hotels with categories such as small hotels, luxury, for families, best service, and value for money. Below, we’re highlighting 2019’s top-ranked […]


Chilling in the Desert: 7 Summer Deals

August 2nd, 2019

Who cares if it’s 100 degrees? Pools, spas and air-conditioned luxury with stunning views are a bargain at these desert resorts.


Chilling in the Desert: 7 Summer Deals

August 2nd, 2019

Access to hiking trails are right in the hotel’s backyard. … The deal: The resort has a variety of vacation specials, including “Summer Chill” where you …


10 Boutique Hotels in Scottsdale for a Stylish Desert Retreat

July 30th, 2019

10 Boutique Hotels in Scottsdale for a Stylish Desert Retreat
In a town brimming with posh resorts and business-class hotels, Scottsdale’s boutique hotels offer a unique, personal experience that will help make your stay in this upscale desert city more memorable. 
At the…
Patricia Escarcega
Tuesday, July 30th, 2019


Mojave Desert installation tribute

July 19th, 2019

Google is lighting up the desert.
The post Google creates massive moonlight installation in the desert dedicated to Apollo 11’s lead software engineer appeared first on Matador Network.


Ancient mosque found in Israel’s Negev desert

July 19th, 2019

Archeologists working in Israel’s Negev desert have discovered an ancient rural mosque, thought to be one of the earliest in the world.


Christoval’s Berkley Otho wins at Wake the Desert

July 15th, 2019

Christoval’s Berkley Otho won a regional championship in wakeboarding Saturday at Wake the Desert at Lake Nasworthy. The event, hosted by the …


Where Sunshine Meets Style: What to Do in Palm Desert

July 15th, 2019

Southern California’s Palm Desert offers wide-ranging outdoor activities, more shopping and dining than you’d probably expect, and friendly local folks. It’s more resort-casual than Old West, so if you prefer your hikes with a martini chaser and your shops collected on a boulevard known as the Rodeo Drive of the Desert, this is the place […]


Ex-Kuoni UK boss featured on Desert Island Discs

July 14th, 2019

Sue Biggs was ‘a weeping jelly’ when she left operator


The 20th annual Wake the Desert tournament

July 13th, 2019

The wakeboarding and wakesurf competition is attracting people from all … with the preliminary rounds of the pro wakesurf and outlaw wakeboard.


Bringing Power to India’s Electricity Deserts

July 4th, 2019

In 2014, India signed the Paris Agreement, pledging to generate 40 percent of its power from non-fossil fuel sources by 2030. By 2018, the nation had already exceeded its original five-year benchmark: 35 percent of the country’s electricity now comes from renewable sources. To understand the root of India’s successes, it’s worth taking a close […]


The Crazy Planning for the Macy’s Fireworks Show Begins in the California Desert

July 2nd, 2019

The annual Fourth of July spectacle will be seen by millions in New York and across the country.


Eating Italian in the Desert: Best Scottsdale Italian Restaurants

June 28th, 2019

Eating Italian in the Desert: Best Scottsdale Italian Restaurants Scottsdale may not be the first destination that pops to mind when talking about classic Italian food, but the city boasts a nice roster of excellent Italian restaurants. EVO, a chic Old Town destination for high… Patricia Escarcega Friday, June 28th, 2019


This Lovely Desert Hotel With A Legendary Name Is Known For Its Outstanding Service

June 27th, 2019

If you’re spending hours looking for the perfect hotel, we’re here to help! TripAdvisor recently announced its 2019 Travelers’ Choice Awards for best hotels in the United States, where we highlight the top picks in the world of hotels with categories such as small hotels, luxury, for families, vale for money, and best service (which […]


Nguyen Thai Binh: Pioneering ‘snowboarding‘ in the deserts of Southeast Asia

May 28th, 2019

Vietnam: Sun-kissed and shaggy-haired, Nguyen Thai Binh swaps his flip flops for bulky boots ahead of snowboarding practice on the sand dunes of …


 

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