About Travel Notes™ Budget Travel City Guides Countries Feedback Travel Photos Travel Videos Travel Writing

Search The Web Travel-Write.com: Submit a Travel Article - Travel Blogs - Travel News - Travel Twip - Travel Writers - Writers Guidelines.
Travel Notes Blog Travel Notes: Travel-Write: Travel News: Latest

Travel Writers - Writing About Travel

Bookmark this page to have the latest updates in your favourites.

National Geographic News

Website thumbnails provided by BitPixels

Reporting our world daily: original nature and science news from National Geographic.

The Strange History of Vaccines—And Why People Fear Them:

February 26th, 2017



5 Animals That Mate Themselves to Death:

February 25th, 2017

There's a reason that spiders, eels, and some mammals practice suicidal reproduction.


Sloth Bear Cub Rescued After Mother Electrocuted:

February 24th, 2017



What You Need to Know About Tiger Farms:

February 24th, 2017

A viral video showing tigers chasing a drone almost certainly comes from a slaughter facility in China.


Mapping the Urban Bike Utopias of the 1890s:

February 24th, 2017



Pasta Potential: Why the World Needs Better Wheat:

February 24th, 2017



Cat Experts: Ligers and Other Designer Hybrids Pointless and Unethical:

February 24th, 2017

There’s a dark side to feline mash-ups.


Exclusive Picture: Female Anaconda Strangles Male After Sex:

February 24th, 2017

Photographer Luciano Candisani has captured the first-ever photographs of a green anaconda squeezing her mate to death in Brazil.


‘Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse Coming—How to See It:

February 24th, 2017



See Mammoth 'Hole' Open In This Lake:

February 23rd, 2017



Fly Over a Spectacular Volcano Eruption:

February 23rd, 2017



New Redheaded Opossum Named After Magical Gnome:

February 23rd, 2017



Raised to Kill Lions, This Kenyan Warrior Now Saves Them:

February 23rd, 2017



Months After Raid on Infamous Tiger Temple, Plans for Offshoot Zoo Forge Ahead:

February 23rd, 2017

Last year the government seized the monastery’s tigers. Now a new zoo that could house up to 500 tigers is nearing completion.


How a Pacific Island Changed From Diesel to 100% Solar Power:

February 23rd, 2017



Kids Commute From Clifftop to School With Death-Defying Ladders:

February 23rd, 2017



This Battle Between an Octopus and a Crab Has a Surprising Twist:

February 22nd, 2017



U.S. Backtracks on Purge of Animal Abuse Records—What We Know:

February 22nd, 2017

Following public outcry, the U.S. government reposts a fraction of animal welfare data. Meanwhile, clues point to the reasons behind the radical deletions.


Seven Alien 'Earths' Found Orbiting Nearby Star:

February 22nd, 2017



6 Nat Geo Photographers Share Their Favorite Wild Cat Moments:

February 22nd, 2017



The Adorable Maps Today’s Cartographers Made as Kids:

February 22nd, 2017



DNA Offers Clues to Mysterious Crypt in Ancient Pueblo:

February 21st, 2017



How a 'Cheetah Matchmaker' is Helping Save the Big Cats:

February 21st, 2017

National Geographic caught up with explorer Vincent van der Merwe, who's trying to bring the spotted predator back to its African homeland.


7 M&M-Size Frog Species Found, Among World's Smallest:

February 21st, 2017

The tiny amphibians, which live in India's diverse Western Ghats, proved tricky to track down.


Cannibalism—the Ultimate Taboo—Is Surprisingly Common:

February 19th, 2017



Bumblebee Buzz Literally Makes Flowers Explode With Pollen:

February 18th, 2017

The fuzzy pollinators are also the only bees that make an excess of honey.


See Vintage Photos of the Post Office in Its Prime:

February 18th, 2017



Watch a Sea Snake Devour an Eel Its Own Size:

February 18th, 2017



Could U.S. Endangered Species Rules Go Extinct?:

February 18th, 2017



World's Oldest Wild Bird Has Baby at 66:

February 18th, 2017



Mysterious 'Sea Serpent' Oarfish Resurfaces:

February 17th, 2017



Weird Life Found Trapped in Giant Underground Crystals:

February 17th, 2017



‘Lost Continent’ Hidden Underneath New Zealand?:

February 17th, 2017



Pruitt Confirmed to Lead EPA, Alarming Environmentalists:

February 17th, 2017



14 Photos That Illumine a Dark Chapter of U.S. History:

February 17th, 2017



Vintage NASA Pictures Get New Life in Vibrant Color:

February 17th, 2017



Googly-Eyed Trash Eaters May Clean a Harbor Near You:

February 17th, 2017



Why 'Fainting Goats' Really Collapse in Fear:

February 16th, 2017



Watch a Venomous Spider Kill a Deadly Snake in Rare Attack:

February 16th, 2017



How Snakes, Spiders, and Other Predators Fool Their Prey:

February 16th, 2017



What to Do When a Wild Seal Hops On Your Kayak:

February 16th, 2017



How One Brilliant Woman Mapped the Ocean Floor’s Secrets:

February 15th, 2017



Antarctica’s Sea Ice Shrinks to New Record Low:

February 15th, 2017



Westminster's Newest Dog Breeds Strut Their Stuff:

February 15th, 2017

A German shepherd took best in show at the annual event—and cats made a buzzworthy appearance.


New Way to Fight Superbugs Found in Noxious Weed:

February 15th, 2017



The Oroville Dam Crisis Could Happen Elsewhere:

February 15th, 2017



Underwater Cave Discovery Features Stunning Red Coral Garden:

February 15th, 2017



Deepest Place on Earth Contains 'Extraordinary' Pollution Levels:

February 14th, 2017



Precision Farming: Harnessing Technology to Feed the World:

February 14th, 2017



Our Sun Produces Bizarre Radiation Bursts—Now NASA Knows Why:

February 14th, 2017



Baby ‘Sea Monster’ Found Inside Fossil Mother:

February 14th, 2017



A Horrifying List of Creatures That Can Crawl Into Your Body:

February 14th, 2017

From roaches in noses to leeches in nether regions, here are the animals most likely to get under your skin.


Wife Discovered With Husband’s Heart, Centuries After Death:

February 14th, 2017



Bondage, Cannibalism, and Castration—Spiders' Wild Sex Lives:

February 14th, 2017



Poaching for Abalone, Africa’s ‘White Gold,' Reaches Fever Pitch:

February 14th, 2017

A booming illegal trade in abalone—the world’s most valuable shellfish—is fueling a social and environmental crisis in South Africa.


Watch: Bizarre Deep-Sea Squid Has Mismatched Eyes:

February 13th, 2017

Scientists have finally figured out why the cock-eyed squid has such strange peepers.


We Are Wired To Be Outside:

February 12th, 2017



Huge Sinkhole Opens at Highest Dam in the U.S.:

February 11th, 2017



7 Ways Bats Are Just Like Batman:

February 11th, 2017

For one, these dark knights help the less fortunate.


U.S. Conservatives Unveil Plan to Fight Climate Change:

February 11th, 2017



Watch the Elaborate Courtship of Three Gray Whales:

February 11th, 2017



See the Faces of Immigrants in 1917 America:

February 10th, 2017



Watch a Moose Chase Two Snowboarders in Wyoming:

February 10th, 2017



World's Rarest Boa Rediscovered After 64 Years:

February 10th, 2017

The Cropan's boa, native to Brazil's Atlantic Forest, hadn't been seen alive since its discovery in 1953.


Ghostly Green Comet and Lunar Eclipse Dazzle on Same Night:

February 10th, 2017



Explore This Interactive Map of the New U.S. Megaregions:

February 10th, 2017



Newcastle Has a Smart Vision for the Future:

February 10th, 2017



New Dead Sea Scroll Find May Help Detect Forgeries:

February 10th, 2017



Elephant Calf Makes Amazing Recovery After Being Shot in Legs:

February 9th, 2017

Watch a youngster named Luggard find his feet again with the help of carers at an elephant orphanage in Kenya.


Surprising Ways Science Survives Travel Bans and Gag Orders:

February 9th, 2017



The Woman Who Shaped National Geographic:

February 9th, 2017



Rare Black-Maned Ethiopian Lion Caught on Video:

February 8th, 2017

A National Geographic explorer spotted the adult male on a recent expedition to Bale Mountains National Park.


A Striking New View of the Pacific “Blob”:

February 8th, 2017



Arctic Ice Isn't Doomed Yet—Here's How to Save It:

February 8th, 2017



One Fish Frozen While Eating Another—A Rare Discovery:

February 7th, 2017



Who's Still Fighting Climate Change? The U.S. Military:

February 7th, 2017



New Gecko Sheds Skin on Demand, Looks Like Raw Chicken:

February 6th, 2017



U.S. Animal Abuse Records Deleted—What We Stand to Lose:

February 6th, 2017

By removing online records of welfare violations, U.S. agency robs journalists, investigators, and the public of timely information—and takes pressure off abusers.


Iraq's Unique Wildlife Pushed to Brink by War, Hunting:

February 6th, 2017

After decades of strife, the world’s first civilization is losing many of its animals, such as otters, deer, songbirds, and more.


Found: Guts of 470-Million-Year-Old Sea Creature:

February 6th, 2017



Darwin's Theory of Evolution Roiled U.S. on Eve of Civil War:

February 5th, 2017



Weird and Fascinating Ways Animals Use Poop:

February 4th, 2017



Watch Deer Burst Into Convenience Store and Run Amok:

February 3rd, 2017



Deadly Snake Wags Tongue to Lure Its Prey—A First:

February 3rd, 2017

Africa's puff adder is the only known snake to attract its victims with both tongue and tail, a new study says.


Opinion: Want to Empower Women Worldwide? Give Them Access to Contraceptives:

February 3rd, 2017



Cheap Thrills, Poor Conditions Plague Indonesia's Zoos:

February 3rd, 2017

A viral video of sun bears appearing to beg for food from zoo visitors has people calling for change at Indonesia’s zoos.


Inside Einstein’s Love Affair With 'Lina'—His Cherished Violin:

February 3rd, 2017



Geoffrey Rush Explains Why Playing Einstein is 'Scary' Yet 'Delicious':

February 3rd, 2017



Watch: Paraplegic Man Finds Freedom Through Scuba Diving:

February 2nd, 2017



The New Film, The Lost City of Z, Celebrates Adventure:

February 1st, 2017



Lunar Eclipse and 10 More Can’t-Miss Sky Events in February:

February 1st, 2017



Watch Foxes Brawl on a London Sidewalk:

February 1st, 2017



Closest Earth-Size Planet May Get Robot Visitors—Here’s How:

February 1st, 2017



Changing the Face of National Parks:

February 1st, 2017



Watch This Huge 'Waterfall' of Lava Pour Into the Ocean:

January 31st, 2017



Watch 'Pom-Pom' Crabs Fight with Anemone-Tipped Claws:

January 31st, 2017



The Dramatic Impact of Illegal Amber Mining in Ukraine’s Wild West:

January 31st, 2017



First Photos of New Amazon Coral Reef System Released:

January 30th, 2017



In Rare Killing, Chimpanzees Cannibalize Former Leader:

January 30th, 2017



Watch: How to Become a Space Archaeologist:

January 30th, 2017



Regional Directory - Search The Web - Top Travel Blogs and Websites.

Join Travel Notes on Facebook If you find Travel Notes useful, please take a moment to like us on Facebook and share with your friends on social media.

Nomadic Gatherings - Travels in Asia and Australia
Nomadic Gatherings

Join the Travel Notes founder as he sets off on a literary adventure; a voyage of discovery in foreign lands.

Travel with Michel on trains and buses in Asia, then jump into cars with complete strangers in Australia; meeting the characters that bring Nomadic Gatherings to life.

Buy Nomadic Gatherings Online.

Nomadic Gatherings available on Kindle Buy The Book From Amazon

Travel Notes Sponsors, PR and Branding

Support Travel Notes
Travel Sponsors come in all shapes and sizes.

Add URL to Travel Notes Contact Travel Notes.

Michel's Nomadic Gatherings is Available Online Meta-Travel Association

Meta-Travel Associaton of Travel and Tourism Professionals and Expats Join the Meta-Travel Community:
Connecting travel writers and photographers with the travel and tourism industry - social networking for the travel community.
Travel and Tourism Websites Tourist Attractions and Visitor Information - Places and Locations Where to Stay - Meta-Travel Hotels and Lodging Directory Social Networking For Travel and Tourism Professionals

Car Hire Cruises Flights Hostels Hotels RTW Tours Vacations Weather Where To
Travel Notes: Travel-Write: Travel News: National Geographic News - Travel Bookstore

Tweeting About Travel - Around the World in 140 characters. #TravelTwip