Operated by Loganair, the world’s shortest commercial flight takes place between the two Orkney Islands, Westray and Papa Westray, north of Scotland. The flight covers a distance of only 1.7 miles (2.7 km) and if the weather conditions are favourable, it can be completed in just 47 … Continue Reading ››
When we launched our website in June 2014, we promised you fascinating facts, intelligent humour - and the smell of braaivleis. We've recently managed to deliver the smell of braaivleis to the whole world out there in a big and very unique way. if you Google "the smell of braaivleis", you'll … Continue Reading ››
Whether you know him as The Terminator, The Governator, or just that guy who really, really likes working out in public, Arnold Schwarzenegger turns 67 today. To celebrate, we rounded up some of his best rides. You also probably … Continue Reading ››
Jolly Jacob von HogflumeJacob von Hogflume was said to have invented time travel, has been honoured with a blue plaque, and was known to have lived in various parts of the UK before his death - and after his death as well. Actually, Jacob von … Continue Reading ››
South Africa's oldest stone- and steel bridges are still in use today.