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Desert pro Mike Mitchell sees soft conditions, playable course at US Senior Open

June 27th, 2019

Mike Mitchell had never seen the site of this week’s U.S. Senior Open before last week, and what the Coachella Valley teaching pro found has blown …


10 Breathtaking Deserts You Need To Walk Across On Your Next Trip!

June 21st, 2019

Worse, they associate it with shady business deals gone wrong, where people are … Check out these 10 majestic deserts to travel across this year!


Egypt suspends hot air ballooning in Luxor after strong winds sweep 11 tourists out to desert

June 21st, 2019

Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Officials in Egypt have put a temporary halt to hot air balloon rides in Luxor after a recent excursion went …


Tourists Rescued From Desert After Hot Air Balloon Mishap in Egypt

June 20th, 2019

Hot air ballooning over Egypt is a popular pastime, but it can also be dangerous. In 2013, 19 tourists died and two were seriously hurt when a balloon …


Frosted Flakes: Hiking in a Dry Desert, Colombia Football and a Missing Airplane

June 20th, 2019

Colombia played a football (soccer) match last night. It was a Copa America group stage match against Qatar (an invited guest to the tournament).


This Award-Winning Boutique Hotel Is A Mesmerizing Desert Retreat

June 14th, 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 […]


Take the Old Moon Sky Balloon and Soar Over the Lands in Black Desert SEA

June 12th, 2019

Those who hop on one of these hot air balloons will not only arrive at their destinations in style, but they will also get a bird’s eye view of beautiful …


Sonop Lodge Is Slated to Launch July 1 in Namib Desert

June 7th, 2019

Other custom excursions and experiences can be organized on demand, such as hot air balloon rides, candlelit dinners in the dunes or a classic film …


Sonop Lodge To Open July 1st in the Heart of the Namib Desert

June 5th, 2019

Other made-to-measure excursions will be organized on demand, such as hot air balloon rides, candlelit dinners in the dunes, or a classic film at the …


Sheep and the plague return to Boise Foothills and surrounding desert

May 28th, 2019

People should be aware and cautious with their pets as they travel the trails. … In previous years, Fish and Game collected animals infected with the …


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 …


Focus: Breaking Travel News spotlight on: Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert and Al Hamra Beach

May 21st, 2019

From refined Bedouin nature reserves, to private island-inspired luxury retreats, the Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert and Al Hamra Beach offer the ultimate holiday destinations for the entire family. With both properties having recently taken top titles at the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News here takes a tour of what is on […]


In the Arizona High Desert, Taking the Temperature of a Wine Boom

May 16th, 2019

In a region known for extremes, a newcomer to wine tastings explores a largely experimental and free-spirited vineyard scene.


This Lovely Desert Destination Is Home To Shopping, Spas, And Spring Training!

May 16th, 2019

Scottsdale, Arizona Scottsdale has more spas per capita than any other city in the U.S.—so whether you’re looking for the latest medi-spa technology or a new-agey, bohemian vibe, there’s sure to be something for you. It’s a good thing, too—after spending all day touring the beautiful desert, you’ll be grateful for some pampering, At TripAdvisor, […]


4 the Weekend: Desert Museum hosts Party for the Planet

May 9th, 2019

You can celebrate mom this weekend by enjoying the great outdoors. The Southern Arizona Roadrunners non-profit will host a 5K and ‘Mother’s Day …


Palm Desert Day Trip: Joshua Tree National Park

May 6th, 2019

During your stay in sunny Palm Desert, take a day to explore the breathtaking natural wonders of Joshua Tree National Park. There’s no place on Earth quite like Joshua Tree National Park, with its rugged rock formations and iconic branching yucca. A 40-minute drive from your Palm Desert resort, it’s one of the California’s most […]


UCLA loses series finale to Arizona State, but desert trip still an overall success

May 6th, 2019

22 Arizona State on Sunday was a disappointment. The 15th-year UCLA coach made sure his group recognized the weekend trip to the desert …


Boy Scout, 16, dies on hike in Arizona desert after troop runs out of water

May 5th, 2019

PICACHO PEAK, Ariz. (AP) – Authorities are investigating the death of a 16-year-old boy during a hike with a Boy Scouts troop in the Arizona desert.


Desert getaway

May 5th, 2019

… and then take Utah Highway 128, a scenic byway also known as River Road. … From there continue southwest to U.S. Highway 163 with Bears Ears …


16-year-old Boy Scout collapses, dies hiking in Arizona desert

May 4th, 2019

PHOENIX — No charges are expected after a 16-year-old Boy Scout died while on a troop hiking trip in the Arizona desert, authorities said Friday.


 

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