Five of the Best Places for a Layover in 2016

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

"Travel is the only thing you can buy that will make you richer"; if you're nodding your head at this statement then you're probably the type of traveller to embrace your flight stopovers rather than see them as an inconvenience. After all, why pass up a chance at discovering a new place, right? If this is you, here are 5 of the best layover destinations to explore in 2016.

US Ambassador Slashed In Face By Screaming Knifeman

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK

This is the terrifying moment a screaming knifeman slashed a US envoy in the face. Ambassador Mark Lippert was attacked at a performing arts centr...

Now You See Them... South Korean Couple Swallowed By 10ft Sinkhole

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK

This is the horrifying moment a sinkhole opened under the feet of a couple simply walking along a pavement. The incident was filmed by security ca...

Can Coding Help Us Get Ahead?

Rachel Swidenbank | Posted 26.10.2014 | UK Tech
Rachel Swidenbank

20 years ago we were leading the way in technological advancements, and now our children will be provided with the skills that will present them with the opportunity to become the new masters of technology.

WATCH: Korean Cop Is Dragged 200m By Motorcyclist

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Comedy

Yes, we don't just cover LOL videos here on HuffPost UK Comedy. We also cover hand-over-mouth clips that have a happy ending. Which this one does. ...

Divers Break Down Cabin Walls To Retrieve Ferry Victims' Bodies

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK

Search teams are breaking down the walls of the cabins in the now underwater cabins of the capsized South Korean ferry to retrieve more bodies of the ...

What Drives Someone To Defect To North Korea?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK

Driven to desperation by family troubles or business failures, six South Korean men, and one woman, risked their lives by jumping into the freezing wa...

North Korea 'Fires Three Missiles Off Coast'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.05.2013 | UK

North Korea has launched three short-range missiles into the sea off its east coast, South Korea's Ministry of Defence has claimed. Two of the miss...

North Korea Moves Missiles From East Coast

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK

North Korea has removed two medium-range missiles from a launch site on its east coast, according to a US official. It is the first indication Pyon...

Are the People of Seoul Worried About the Nuclear Threat From North Korea? Not a Bit

Libby Plummer | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK Politics
Libby Plummer

While US President Obama and South Korean President Park Geun-hye are due to meet in Washington DC on 7 May to hammer out a solution, the local population in Seoul appears to be astoundingly nonplussed about the threats, having heard a lot of the same in the past.

North Korea Tells British Embassy Staff To Leave

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK

Tensions in the Korean peninsula went up another notch on Friday as North Korea told the British Embassy in the country that the safety of its staff c...

Ban Ki Moon Says Kim Jong Un 'Gone Too Far'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK

North Korea has loaded two mid-range missiles onto mobile launchers on the east coast, South Korea's Yonhap news agency has reported. A senior offi...

Kim Jong-Un Visits Military Unit After 'Extreme Rhetoric'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2013 | UK

Kim Jong-un was seen taking a boat trip to the platoon that shelled a South Korean island in pictures released on Friday as North Korea ramped up its ...

North Korea Ends Peace Pact With South After UN Sanctions

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2013 | UK

North Korea has said it is ending its peace pact with South Korea following UN sanctions in response to their nuclear test last month. Pyongyang vo...

North Korea Accuses South Of Engaging In 'Psychological Warfare' Via Christmas Lights (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK

North Korea has accused South Korea of engaging in "psychological warfare" via the volatile medium of Christmas lights. The tower of lights, situa...

Older Brother Of North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Seeking Asylum In Seoul Amid 'Assassination Threat'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK

If rumours are to be believed, North Korean Kim Jong Un’s older brother is seeking asylum in South Korea amidst assassination threats. Kim Jong ...

Pensions Boost For UK

PA | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

One of the world's biggest pension funds is to set up a new base in London in what the Government expects to provide a major boost to investment in Br...

Korean Security Guard Santas Provide Kung Fu Protection For Seoul Shops (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Santa hats off to Kim Young-mok, director of the Safety and Security team at Coex Mall, Seoul, South Korea, for coming up with the inspired idea of pu...