Tourist Gordon frustrated with closed temples in Thailand

Thai temples closed for tourists

Thailand is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world. It is very affordable, and the country is beautiful. However, not all tourists return to their homes with the best memories. Take the story of American tourist Gordon. He was hoping to see the beautiful inside of as many temples as possible. But … Continue reading Tourist Gordon frustrated with closed temples in Thailand

Philip sits next to strangers in public transport

A lot of people always complain about the lack of space in trains, busses, trams and metros. Public transport has always been a great source of complaints. But Philip does not understand the complaints about public transport. According to him, people should just start sitting next to strangers. "Most of the times, I just see … Continue reading Philip sits next to strangers in public transport

Europe needs to produce more children

Europe needs a higher birth-rate

In contrast with the other continents, Europe's population is shrinking. The birth-rate is too low. Renowned scientists and researchers are worried about the consequences. Researcher Bill Clayton states: "If we do nothing, Europe will once more have to rely on mass-immigration to keep its' population at a reasonable level. It is important to note that … Continue reading Europe needs to produce more children

Olympics has been dumped by McDonald’s

McDonald's stops sponsoring the Olympics

For over four decades, McDonald's has been a loyal sponsor of the Olympics. Nonetheless, McDonald's announced today that the sponsorship will be ending. The fast food restaurant's representative Nick Plot shares: "It is time for McDonald's to reposition itself in the market. We want to represent the people with some healthy fat on their bones. … Continue reading Olympics has been dumped by McDonald’s

Robbers steal pieces of holy brain to regain God’s favour

An Italian church has been housing the remains of the brains of Don Bosco for over 2 centuries. But now, in a sad turn of events, the brain pieces of the holy man have been stolen. Theft expert Enzo Caprese has an intriguing explanation for the burglary: “I believe that the robbers stole the brain … Continue reading Robbers steal pieces of holy brain to regain God’s favour

American tourist Joe Ramsey (34) rants for hours about European portions

Joe Ramsey (34), an American from Florida, has had the most disturbing experience of his life today. Joe grumbles with bitter disappointment: "I thought I was going to a well-developed and rich country. But instead, they have the audacity to serve regular coffee which is smaller than an espresso. They are so cheap. The cup … Continue reading American tourist Joe Ramsey (34) rants for hours about European portions

Florence’s mayor uses garden hoses against dirty tourists

How to keep cities clean? This is a question that many mayors ask themselves. Especially tourists are a source of long-lasting headaches. Tourism expert Kevin Holiday explains: “Tourist sit and eat wherever they want. They give a bad image to a city. They just figure that people will clean up the mess they leave behind.” … Continue reading Florence’s mayor uses garden hoses against dirty tourists

Switzerland severely punishes Facebook users who like racist posts

  In Switzerland, a man (45) has been convicted for liking insulting, damaging and libel Facebook posts. As a penalty, he now has to pay a large fine of 4.000 euros. The Swiss hope to discourage people from showing their support for racist and anti-Semitic Facebook posts. This signal has definitely scared some people. Frank … Continue reading Switzerland severely punishes Facebook users who like racist posts

Angry red Annie takes 25 Irish pubs to court

  Annie Hawk (30) is starting a law suit against 25 Irish pubs located in Europe. According to Hawk, Irish pubs are supposed to be Irish. She says: “Irish pubs do not know anything about Ireland. What kind of Irish people would serve their customers as a regular beer Heineken, Budweiser or even worse 1664? … Continue reading Angry red Annie takes 25 Irish pubs to court

British Airways tries to retain people in the UK

  British Airways has cancelled all their flights to and from London. Supposedly, it is because of a malfunction in their software. However, it is not unthinkable that there is more to the story. Joe bloom says he has been hold at the airport by security for over 2 hours. “They wanted to know why … Continue reading British Airways tries to retain people in the UK