An official inquiry into the death of a Polish man who was shocked with a Taser stun gun at Vancouver International Airport last year calls out police officers for using excessive force and for acting like they were responding to a “barroom brawl.” A bystander’s video of the man screaming on the floor as he died was broadcast around the world, drawing public outrage.
Think Seattle’s all rainy weather and coffee shops? You’re not totally wrong – it’s got plenty of both those things – but the Emerald City is also so much more. And dreary or sunny, morning, noon or night, we’ve got some locally approved destinations that are perfect for your upcoming trip.
It’s no secret that tourism thrives near stretches of white-sand beaches. The kind of beach where you can see your manicure through the turquoise water. But we can’t take these beaches for granted—environmental destructions are causing them to disappear.
Vacation season is in full effect, and two Florida cities in particular offer completely different takes on how to experience local in the Sunshine State. Whether you’re along the northern Florida coast in Jacksonville or the southern coastal edge in Miami, here are a few locally recommended places from our friends at Localeur.