The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2019 - This year’s list of the best vacation spots spans the globe, from exciting southern hemisphere cities like Santiago, Chile, and Brisbane, Australia, to harder-to-reach regions like Langkawi, Malaysia and the Danish Riviera. There are the new capitals of culture — Nairobi, Kenya, home to a emergent design scene, or Panama City, with a deluge of forward-thinking restaurants and bars — and the tourism destinations that are back in fighting form after natural disasters or human conflict, including Puerto Rico, the Turquoise Coast of Turkey, Egypt, and Montecito, California. And, of course, there are the destinations that we haven’t heard much about, but certainly will soon — places like India’s remote Andaman Islands, or the art and history-filled emirate of Sharjah, in the U.A.E., or the under-the-radar wine scene in Etyek, Hungary.
The Adirondacks, New York
One of America’s first vacation destinations, New York’s Adirondack Mountain region has bee…
Freddy Freeman (Jack Dylan Grazer), left, and Shazam (Zachary Levi) in "Shazam!" (Warner Bros. Pictures)
In “Shazam!,” teenager Billy Batson is transported to a magical realm and inherits superpowers that he’s not quite ready to deal with.
At first, Billy (Asher Angel) is very much just a teenager with a chip on his shoulder trapped in the body of an extremely muscular adult (Zachary Levi). But in true comic book superhero movie fashion, he eventually realizes that his great power does come with great responsibility (regardless of brand affiliation), and embraces his role as Shazam.
[Warning: Spoilers for “Shazam!” below]
After learning his lesson about the real meaning of family and saving the day, things are looking bright for Billy and his foster siblings.
The same can’t be said for the movie’s villain, Dr. Sivana (Mark Strong) — at least until the movie’s midcredits scene.
After losing the powers granted to him by the Seven Deadly Sins, Dr. Sivana has been locked up in s…