Police: Shark kills US tourist snorkeling in BahamasSeptember 7, 2022 GMT
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A shark attacked and killed a U.S. cruise ship passenger who was snorkeling in waters around the Bahamas on Tuesday, according to authorities.
The incident involved a 58-year-old woman from Pennsylvania and occurred at a popular snorkeling spot near Green Cay in the northern Bahamas, police spokeswoman Chief Superintendent Chrislyn Skippings told The Associated Press.
Popular Hawaii snorkel spot doubles entry fee for visitorsJune 29, 2021 GMT
HONOLULU (AP) — The entrance fee for a popular Hawaii snorkeling spot will more than double for tourists starting this week.
Beginning Thursday, out-of-state visitors to the Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve in east Oahu will have to pay $25, up from $12.
Ukrainian tourist, Egyptian guide lose limbs in shark attackOctober 27, 2020 GMT
CAIRO (AP) — A young Ukrainian tourist lost an arm and an Egyptian tour guide a leg in a rare shark attack over the weekend off Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh, officials said Tuesday...
Pregnant woman pulls husband to safety after shark attackSeptember 23, 2020 GMT
MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — When a shark attacked her husband during a snorkeling trip in the Florida Keys, his pregnant wife didn't think twice, jumping out of a boat to pull him to safety, a sheriff's deputy said...
Swedes used towels, rope on Britons’ shark bite injuriesOctober 30, 2019 GMT
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Two Swedish nurses say they used towels and rope to stop the bleeding from two British men's injuries in a shark attack on Australia's Great Barrier Reef...
Finding a fun Thanksgiving getawayNovember 12, 2017 GMT
You’ve done the turkey with all the trimmings for so many years. Maybe it’s time to think outside the bird and plan a family getaway over Thanksgiving vacation.
If you’re a traveler who loves wintertime activities, consider a trip to Canada’s Banff National Park, home to three major ski resorts.