The world’s shortest scheduled airline flight

 

The world’s shortest scheduled airline flight lasts a mere two minutes. Loganair makes the 2.73 kilometre flight between the islands of Westray and Papa Westray in the Orkney Islands. On days with a good tailwind, the flight can be even shorter.

“There are three trips you take to India: the one you think you’re going to have – that you plan for; the one you actually have; and the one you live through once you go back home.” – Erin Reese

“There are three trips you take to India: the one you think you’re going to have – that you plan for; the one you actually have; and the one you live through once you go back home.” – Erin Reese

How not to speak Spanish


It’s important to learn a bit of the local language when you visit a country. Former soccer player Vinnie Jones offers these pointers in a mobile phone advertisement on how to habla a bit of Castellano the next time you visit Spain. I love his accent, both of them!

I don’t care if you call yourself a tourist or a traveller, what’s more important is to be an explorer.

I don’t care if you call yourself a tourist or a traveller, what’s more important is to be an explorer.

Play the GeoGuessr geography game

Guess where you are in the world from a scene from Google Street View. It is insanely addictive.