Travel and holidays

  • Sunwing Expands Victoria Operations 17 Sep 2019 07:13 Sunwing is offering Victoria residents more options to explore the sunny south this winter with the addition of new weekly flights to Mazatlán and Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo. Travellers can fly to Mazatlán on Saturdays starting Dec. 21, 2019 until March 28, 2020 …
  • Copa Takes Off In Canada 17 Sep 2019 07:13 Copa Airlines teamed up with delegates from the Argentine provinces of Mendoza and Salta to host Montreal and Toronto events for the travel industry last weeek. Delegates started their mission in Montréal and ended in Toronto, where a reception was hosted …
  • Picture Perfect Pasadena 17 Sep 2019 07:12 It all started with a desire to escape winter — and a dream of being citrus farmers. After a particularly miserable winter, Julia Long, the founder of Pasadena Walking Tours, explained that Pasadena as we know it today was founded by a group of people from …
  • SIXT, Moosa Group join hands to offer premium mobility services in Oman 17 Sep 2019 06:30 SIXT is one of the largest car rental companies in the world with a fleet of 270,000 cars, in around 110 countries. While announcing the tie up at an event at Hormuz Grand, Muscat, Mustansir Lakdawala, CEO of MARH, said, “We are delighted to have been …
  • The Sins of a Nation: Sex Trafficking and Prostitution in Liberia - Liberian Daily Observer 17 Sep 2019 05:48 By Jerry M. Barcon According to the definition formulated by the United Nations Convention on Transnational Organized Crime, that “trafficking in persons means the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring, or receipt of persons either by threat or …
  • N$250 million HKIA upgrades to start 17 Sep 2019 05:45 2019-09-17 07:03:22 41 minutes ago Login / Register to save × WINDHOEK – Work to alleviate congestion and modernise infrastructure at Hosea Kutako International Airport (HKIA) will commence next Monday, authorities said yesterday. The project has been …
  • Director James Gray muses on 'Ad Astra' 17 Sep 2019 05:25 Brad Pitt stars as astronaut Roy McBride in the upcoming "Ad Astra." Related stories HOLLYWOOD, Calif. - "I'm sorry to get sententious on you," James Gray says around the midpoint of our interview. The director of "Ad Astra…
  • Manzanar Committee Seeks Community Support For Phase III of Katari Youth Education Project 17 Sep 2019 04:48 Group photo at the Manzanar cemetery monument from the Nov. 3-4, 2018 Katari trip for college students hosted by the Manzanar Committee and the National Park Service. (Photo by Bernadette Johnson for Gann Matsuda/Manzanar Committee) On Sept. 1, the …
  • Video promoting cycling in Taiwan wins Magell... 17 Sep 2019 04:31 (Taiwan Tourism Bureau photo) TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Tourism Bureau was announced as a 2019 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards silver winner on Sept. 11 for a video promoting cycling in Taiwan to the world, according to a press release from the …
  • Hong Kong Tourism Drops Amid Continuing Protests, Taiwan Also Affected 17 Sep 2019 04:31 Hong Kong is paying a steep price as visitors are spending their vacation funds elsewhere rather than risk getting caught in the middle of protests. And across the Taiwan Strait, Taiwan is also feeling the squeeze as tourism has dropped significantly since …
  • With Rs 178 as minimum wage, new Wage Code will push migrants into poverty 17 Sep 2019 04:06 “I get Rs 300 for a day’s work and this is the best work I can get,” said Kamlesh*, an Adivasi migrant worker from Banswara in southern Rajasthan. For Kamlesh, “best work” involves 12-hour shifts, without a single day off, at a garment factory in Ahmedabad …
  • Ola integrates Apple Pay in rideshare platform for Australia, NZ 17 Sep 2019 03:45 Rideshare platform Ola has integrated Apple Pay as a payment method in Australia and New Zealand in what it says is the first significant overhaul of its international customer app. Ola says the integration demonstrates its ongoing commitment to data …
  • Getting to know the Midcoast on two wheels 17 Sep 2019 03:40 Belfast — "We've had a lot of hardships," one bicyclist said of the BikeMaine tour so far. "1,600 feet and climbing," he said, referring to the up-and-down unforgiving landscape comprising Midcoast Maine. The first of the 450 …
  • This is how train services will cope with the huge influx of visitors to Harrogate during UCI cycling championships 17 Sep 2019 03:03 Extra train services will be laid on during the UCI Road World Championships to cope with the huge influx of visitors to Harrogate. Jail sentence for renowned Ripon and Harrogate music teacher caught by paedophile hunters Spectator numbers are expected to …
  • Canada an emerging study destination 17 Sep 2019 02:54 Canada an emerging study destination When it comes to popular study destinations Canada has recently climbed on the top of the world as 3rd favourite study destinations followed by USA and UK. This report highlights the salient features of the Canadian …
  • Harbour Town Golf Links Marks Golden Anniversary with Best Prices of the Year 17 Sep 2019 02:19 This year is the 50th anniversary of the world-famous Harbour Town Golf Links, and The Sea Pines Resort is giving out the gifts—its best values of the year. Golfers and their guests may choose from a wide selection of packages with special savings and …
  • The seven hidden costs of air travel driving up holiday prices 17 Sep 2019 02:18 Airports are notoriously expensive, but some charges are downright outrageous. Here's how airports slug travellers who don't think ahead. 1. Airport Transfers It's a similar situation with airport transfers — booking online before the trip is …
  • Remote California natural wonders without the crowds 17 Sep 2019 01:56 A sunrise sets clouds ablaze over the King Range National Conservation Area in Humboldt County. To see other remote California destinations that tend to have few visitors compared to Yosemite or Lake Tahoe, click or swipe through the gallery. less A …
  • Unprecedented drone attack on Saudi oil supply brings Middle East closer to brink of war 17 Sep 2019 01:07 The Middle East moved closer towards a broad armed conflict on Monday following US accusations that Iran was behind a sophisticated multi-faceted attack on major Saudi oil facilities at the weekend. President Donald Trump warned in a tweet late on Sunday …
  • Vaughn Palmer: In light of Friday’s tragedy, New Democrats can scarcely ignore Bamfield Road report 17 Sep 2019 01:06 VICTORIA — A dozen years have passed since B.C. forest safety ombudsman Roger Harris got an earful about safety on the forest road linking Bamfield to the outside world. “Bamfield is no longer a logging town,” was the most telling comment from the anxious …
  • Movement of oversize and overmass vehicles 17 Sep 2019 00:37 The WA Agricultural Pilot Zones. The Green zone is all roads within the areas bounded by Regional Distributor and State roads. The Orange zone is all Regional Distributor and State roads, outside the metropolitan area. The Red zone is all roads within the …
  • The 21 Best Things to Do in Dallas, Sept. 16-22 17 Sep 2019 00:33 Monday, September 16 Away from the White House: Presidential Retreats George W. Bush Presidential Center presents Away from the White House: Presidential Retreats, an exhibition of photographs of various presidential hideaways and homes away from the White …
  • Council bring in fun experts as part of town centre play space scheme 17 Sep 2019 00:03 Town centre play spaces in Huddersfield are to be re-imagined as part of the planned £250m makeover of the town centre . And as part of the project Kirklees Council is partnering with Leeds-based fun experts Playful Anywhere to determine what types of play …
  • The 59 Best Things To Do in Seattle This Week: September 16-22, 2019 16 Sep 2019 23:58 Our music critics have already chosen the 44 best music shows this week, but now it's our arts and culture critics' turn to recommend the best events in their areas of expertise. Here are their picks in every genre—from the Local Sightings Film …
  • The Best Readings & Talks This Fall 16 Sep 2019 23:58 Below, we've compiled all of our critics' picks for the season's literary events, like journalist and debut novelist Ta-Nehisi Coates, hilarious feminist Lindy West, nonfiction giant Tim O’Brien, and newscaster Rachel Maddow. You can also find …
  • Camping in Normandy - Scotland on Sunday travel 16 Sep 2019 23:55 Fun for the whole family and a stirring reminder of our common history As far as first glimpses of a holiday destination go, it was more than a little mind blowing. Long stretches of golden beaches beaming in the sun as our excited, tourist-filled ferry …
  • The best PS4 games, from Borderlands 3 to Uncharted: The Lost Legacy 16 Sep 2019 22:54 The PlayStation 4 has been a massive success since its original launch in 2013, and this is due in no small part to its incredible selection of games. From exclusives developed by Sony and its partners to third-party releases, the best PS4 games cross a …
  • West Didsbury café bar Folk to open second site at the former Solita bar and restaurant in Prestwich 16 Sep 2019 22:16 A West Didsbury café bar is expanding into Prestwich with a new venue at the site of the former Solita restaurant, it's been announced. The popular burger restaurant off Bury New Road closed its doors, suddenly, in June. Folk, on Burton Road in West …
  • Is New Mobility Struggling? Yes, And That's Good 16 Sep 2019 22:00 The climb is steep, but not Sisyphean. Getty There is a First Nations legend, told in several variations, of a magic canoe that could change its size to seat any number of people from one person up to an entire village. All the canoeist had to do was make …
  • Warning for British holidaymakers travelling to Greece 16 Sep 2019 21:48 Holidaymakers heading for Greece have been issued with a travel warning by the UK Foreign Office which could impact upon their visit. The warning relates to the popular island destination of Zakynthos and comes after a serious wildfire broke out there. The …
  • Travel Easily With These Connectible Luggage Sets That Are On Sale For Over 40% Off 16 Sep 2019 21:45 Packing doesn’t have to be a chore when you use these luggage sets. Connect multiple pieces together for stress-free travel. After careful research, we are excited to introduce these products to the Daily Caller shop for the first time. The Tach Tuff …
  • Oman’s Health Minister launches travel advisory service 16 Sep 2019 21:09 September 16, 2019 | 8:47 PM by Times News Service The travel advice will take into account any existing health conditions as well as advising on medicines or vaccines needed for the destination. - File photo Muscat: If you are planning to go abroad, then …
  • BTB launches second phase of DYK campaign 16 Sep 2019 20:58 Monday, September 16th, 2019 The Belize Tourism Board (BTB) has launched the second phase of their Did You Know (DYK) campaign. It is aimed at increasing awareness among hoteliers, persons who own a home and rent rooms, or businesses providing …
  • Unity College Dimapur students tour historical sites 16 Sep 2019 20:45 Faculty and students of Unity College Dimapur in front of Bishnudol during their study tour of Sivasagar, Assam on September 14. Dimapur, Sep. 16 (EMN): Faculty from the department of History and BA 5th semester students (History honours) of Unity College …
  • Everything you need to know for a golf trip to St Andrews 16 Sep 2019 20:31 St Andrews is the ultimate golf destination for history, quality courses and a town that is just dominated by the game. It’s known as the Home of Golf for a reason and with seven courses to choose from you’re never short of somewhere to hit a few balls. …
  • While his guitar gently weeps… 16 Sep 2019 20:29 The album, When It’s Time, depicts instances from Warren’s life and how each of them have changed the course of his journey. For Warren Mendonsa, music comes from experiences that the musician has been through personally or has watched others go through. …
  • Obtain The Optimal Pilot Plant 16 Sep 2019 20:25 An investment in a pilot plant often is an important step for successfully scaling up a product. The pilot plant can provide critical technical knowledge of how to build a large-scale plant. Indeed, a properly engineered pilot plant delivers important …
  • HASANI HENNIS GETS WILD CARD CONFIRMATION TO COMPETE IN THE U23 UCI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN YORKSHIRE,UK, FOR ANGUILLA 16 Sep 2019 19:54     Hasani Hennis Hasani Hennis, 22-year-old Anguillian cyclist from Blowing Point, received exciting news via an email to President of Anguilla Amateur Cycling Association, Sharon Richardson, that he had been selected as a wild card pick to attend cycling …
  • This Week in Buffalo: Consider the friends up north 16 Sep 2019 19:15 There's a special guest for This Week in Buffalo: Niagara Falls. Our northerly neighbor is not a daunting destination for many Buffalonians; it's no more than an hour away from the farthest reaches of Erie County (even from you, Sardinia!). With …
  • Cost of growth takes just a small act of violence 16 Sep 2019 19:00 Abdulai Mansaray: Sierra Leone Telegraph: 16 September 2019: Sierra Leone’s modern day history will never be complete without a mention of our passing acquaintance with violence. But this is not to give the impression that we are a violent nation or people …
  • Travel up to Ludington for an autumn getaway 16 Sep 2019 18:45 Please enable Javascript to watch this video Many folks head to Ludington over the summer to enjoy the beautiful beaches and waterfront activities, but the fun leaves along with the warm weather. Pure Ludington is the perfect destination to see Michigan…
  • Shinsekai Into the Depths delivers a console-like experience on Apple Arcade 16 Sep 2019 18:29 Capcom/Screenshot by Jason Hiner/CNET When you take the controls of Shinsekai Into the Depths, you're not sure what's going on or where to go. You're an underwater explorer in an astronaut-like suit crisscrossing an aquatic world that…
  • How Warren would 'end lobbying as we know it' 16 Sep 2019 18:24 Presented by the U.S. Travel Association With David Beavers and Daniel Lippman HOW WARREN WOULD ‘END LOBBYING AS WE KNOW IT’: Elizabeth Warren debuted a new proposal this morning to “end lobbying as we know it” ahead of a speech in New York tonight, …
  • 4 Hudson Valley Towns Just A Train Ride Away 16 Sep 2019 18:02 In recent years, the Hudson Valley’s waterfronts and downtowns have been infused with fresh, welcoming energy as makers and bakers, brewers and do-ers have re-fashioned the industrial era landscapes to suit the citizenry. And there’s really no lovelier way …
  • How Sweet It Is To Stay At Fauchon Hotel In Paris 16 Sep 2019 17:53 Why settle for a plain ‘ol mini bar with some peanuts and a piece of chocolate? Only in Paris – the land of the gourmet – can you enjoy goodies – complimentary – thanks to a minibar that is completely “off the hook.” (Guy Fieri fans, you know what I mean.) …
  • Gareth Hughes calls for halt to live animal shipments 16 Sep 2019 17:40 OPINION: New Zealanders care about the welfare of animals. The public has strongly opposed live export of stock animals, particularly since the high-profile and cruel deaths of thousands of sheep transported to Saudi Arabia in 2003. That's why people I …
  • Artist Michael Freiwald's My Dysfunctional Home Looks Back on 40 Years of Churchill's Pub 16 Sep 2019 16:59 In the late '70s, artist Michael Freiwald was studying graphic design in Berlin as punk rock began its meteoric rise. He says he was "too old and too busy" at that point to become involved in the scene, though he closely watched its ebbs and …
  • IHG's New Atwell Suites Brand Launches Franchise Sales in the U.S. 16 Sep 2019 16:43 IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) announced today that it has launched franchise sales efforts for its newest brand – Atwell Suites – in the U.S. IHG's New Atwell Suites Brand Launches Franchise Sales in the U.S. IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) …
  • Here are 10 of Arizona's most photogenic spots. Some of them might surprise you 16 Sep 2019 16:40 Interested in this topic? You may also want to view these photo galleries: Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Arizona's natural splendor is well known to anyone with a camera and an eye for beauty. In other words, most people. …
  • Chicago Flight Delayed So Long It's Not Allowed To Land At LaGuardia 16 Sep 2019 15:48 By Dan Kraemer (CBS) — New York  — the city that doesn’t sleep. Except for the LaGuardia Airport in Queens. Passengers onboard a United Airlines flight from Chicago to New York City got diverted to another airport in another state after a series of delays. …
  • Moosa Car Rentals, Sixt offer premium mobility services in Oman 16 Sep 2019 15:13 Moosa Car Rentals, the car rental and leasing segment of Oman-based Moosa Abdul Rahman Hassan & Co (MARH) Group, has signed a franchise agreement Sixt, an international mobility service provider, strengthening its presence in the sultanate. The new …
  • 30 Years Since The Berlin Wall, German Tourism Adds World Heritage Sites, Reunified Attractions 16 Sep 2019 15:11 Remains of the Berlin Wall. GettyThe opening of the border between East and West Germany on November 9, 1989 created opportunities to travel the world more freely – and not just for East Germans. Millions of international tourists could now also explore …
  • What One CEO Learned About Happiness From His Decade Of Non-Stop Travel 16 Sep 2019 15:11 CEO and co-founder Cody Candee of the No. 1 luggage storage app Bounce recently celebrated an unusual milestone. He has officially lived in the same city (San Fransisco) for more than a year for the first time in a decade. His on-the-go lifestyle is one of …
  • Cape Town up for big awards at the World Travel Awards 16 Sep 2019 14:36 Alderman Plato and Mayco Members for Economic Opportunities and Asset Management, Ald. James Vos and Safety & Security, Ald. JP Smith took the cableway to the top of Table Mountain to highlight this campaign during Tourism Month. Cape Town is currently …
  • Ethiopia: Return of Ethiopian migrants from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (5 May 2017 - 31 August 2019) 16 Sep 2019 14:30 BACKGROUND In April 2017, the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia launched a campaign titled ‘A Nation without Violations’, granting all irregular migrants an amnesty period of 90 days to leave the country without facing penalties. An estimated 500, …
  • Aussie spot named in new global hot list 16 Sep 2019 14:25 Australia’s always been known for its spectacular beaches — but our latest destination to gain international acclaim is not where you might expect. Luxury adventure travel company Abercrombie & Kent has revealed its 2020 Hot List, predicting the …
  • Amazon’s Brilliant ‘Undone’ Highlights The Promise And Peril Of The Streaming Era 16 Sep 2019 14:22 Amazon Studios "Undone" starring Rosa Salazar debuted September 13, 2019 Amazon StudiosOne of the most compelling shows of recent years debuted on Amazon Prime last week, and the fact that it did so with practically no advance warning suggests …
  • Liberia: Africa's oldest republic, reinvigorated - Africa Outlook Magazine 16 Sep 2019 14:13 Africa’s oldest republic is full of charm, natural beauty and an energised population eager to fulfil the nation’s undoubted economic potential, a journey which tourism has its part to play in Standing proud as Africa’s oldest republic, Liberia is the only …
  • The Buzz: Leach loves Smith's glasses 16 Sep 2019 13:36 All the world's cricketers walked into a bar. The LOLs, the chatter, and the occasional mini-brawls, they were endless. And the news cycle was never the same again! Welcome to ESPNcricinfo's Social Buzz, your go-to destination for all the bantz, …
  • Marriott International sees huge untapped potential in Malaysia’s tourism industry 16 Sep 2019 13:15 Marriott International has approximately 30 hotels in Malaysia currently, and another 30 in the pipeline. — Reuters pic KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 16 — Marriott International, the United States-based multinational diversified hospitality company that manages and …

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