“Existence Threatened”: Industry Body As 50% Swiss Hotels Risk Bankruptcy

The Swiss government is expected this week to extend the closure of bars, restaurants and leisure facilities across the country until the end of February. Nearly half of Switzerland’s restaurants and hotels risk bankruptcy within months failing financial support to weather devastating Covid-19 measures, the sector’s employer group warned Sunday. The Swiss government is expected […]

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World’s deepest pool to open in Poland

How low can you go? When the world’s deepest pool opens in Poland later this year, complete with underwater caves and overhangs, you’ll be able to go as low as 45 meters (148 feet). An ideal training spot for professional scuba divers, the Deepspot pool will hold 8,000 cubic meters of water — 27 times the volume […]

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Animals of Sri Lanka shoot selfies in tourism documentary

The wildlife of Sri Lanka managed to shoot a few selfies during the filming of a short tourism documentary that was released today. The film, commissioned by the The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB), features intimate footage shot with – and by –animals from across the country, including elephants, turtles, leopards, blue whales and fishing cats. The project was spearheaded by […]

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