Viral video shows kayakers in Australia followed by great white shark | Travel News | Travel

The two men were attempting to fish when one of them spotted the large beast. Ken Gerke, one of the kayakers, told his friend David Barwise: “It’s chasing me. In the video, he can be heard saying: “I can hear him coming. “Like I’m paddling, and I can hear him thumping away behind me.” In an attempt to scare it off, they use the paddle to splash in the water. The shark can be seen swimming beneath the boat and getting rather close. Thankfully neither of the men were hurt…

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry: Great Tew house – prices in Cotswolds area | Property | Life & Style

It has been reported that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have signed a two-year lease on a property in Great Tew, in the Cotswolds. The couple were first said to be considering the town in January. However, it is now said the married couple have signed on an estate there in Great Tew Estates. The grounds are also home to David and Victoria Beckham’s country home and the exclusive private members club Soho Farmhouse. The Great Tew Estate boasts 4,000 acres of idyllic British countryside. The website states: “The Great…

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Chinese supercave ‘Miao Room’ that can fit four Great Pyramids of Giza inside revealed | Travel News | Travel

A supercave in China is one of the largest underground chambers in the world, fitting a whopping four Great Pyramids within. This also equates to 22 football fields fitting inside. Called the Miao Room, it is the largest cave when measured in volume, coming in at 380.7 million cubic feet. The cave is the second largest when measured in surface area, being beaten by Sarawak Chamber in Malaysia. That cave measures 1.66 million square feet, while the Miao Room is just 1.27 million feet. It can be found in the…

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Viral video: Great white shark follows police boat in Australia | Travel News | Travel

A viral video has captured the moment a police dinghy in Australia was stalked by a huge great white shark. Measuring at 4.5 metres long, the animal was longer than the inflatable raft itself and reportedly followed the boat for ten minutes. It also circled the 5.7-metre fishing boat that it had been approaching in the water. The police officers were carrying out drug tests and safety regulations on recreational boats in the water in South Australia when the incident occurred. The men on the fishing boat spoke of their…

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Cruises: Six great deals for trips to Cuba, the Mediterranean and more… | Cruise | Travel

SNOW-capped mountains, prolific wildlife including humpback whales and gigantic glaciers are just some of the things you’ll encounter in Alaska. Holland America Line (0843 374 2300 / hollandamerica.com) offers a seven-night Alaskan Explorer cruise on Eurodam from £1,597 (two sharing, full board). Set sail from Seattle on June 2, stopping ports including Juneau, Ketchikan and British Columbia. Price includes return flights from London, free hotel for one night pre-cruise and transfers. There’s a free upgrade from an inside cabin too and $300 onboard spending.  _______________________________________________________ UNPACK only once on this…

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