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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