Village called ‘F***ing’ changes name after unwanted tourist attention

Village called ‘F***ing’ changes name after unwanted tourist attention

An Austrian village called “F *** ing” will change its name to “Fugging” after the tourist attention became too much for residents to bear. The town’s name has attracted English speakers who have been joking and taking pictures over the years at signs with the…

Man dies in violent shark attack at popular Australia tourist hotspot

Man dies in violent shark attack at popular Australia tourist hotspot

A shark killed a 55-year-old man in Western Australia after biting his thigh and hand. The attack caused eight deaths in Australia’s shark attacks this year, bringing the record of nine in 1929 closer. Police were called to the popular tourist town of Cable Beach,…

Brit tourist 'raped in Thailand hotel room' after meeting man on Tinder

Brit tourist 'raped in Thailand hotel room' after meeting man on Tinder

A man has been arrested on suspicion of raping a British woman in Thailand after the pair met through Tinder. The 36-year-old suspect, identified as Elies Guenez, from France, was stopped at a police checkpoint on September 16 and detained. He allegedly carried out the…

Safety inspector plunges to death from StarFlyer tourist attraction in Orlando

Safety inspector plunges to death from StarFlyer tourist attraction in Orlando

Article content An Orlando tourist attraction built for fun and laughter turned into a tragic scene Monday morning. Jacob David Kaminsky, 21, was killed after plunging from the StarFlyer, Florida’s tallest tourist attraction that is billed as the world’s tallest swing ride, while performing a…

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