Articles tagged "tourism"

Easter Island tourists put iconic statues at risk to get nose-picking selfies

The iconic statues of Easter Island are at risk of getting destroyed thanks to tourists climbing on them and picking their noses.

NYC photo tour helicopter crashes in the East River, claiming five lives

The crash has raised serious questions about 'startling safety gaps' in the doors-off photo tour industry. After a brief safety video, passengers are strapped in with heavy-duty harnesses and given only a knife to cut themselves loose in case of emergency.