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The Daily Jeffersonian
How impoverished but nuclear-armed North Korea earns moneyBy KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated Press Published: February 12, 2016 11:00 AM SEOUL
How impoverished but nuclear-armed North Korea earns money
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 18 minutes ago
By KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated Press Published: February 12, 2016 11:00 AM SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- The closure of a factory park in North Korea jointly run by both Koreas has cost the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Tick genome study sheds light on occurrences of Lyme diseaseAfter a decade-long research effort the genome of the deer tick has been sequen
Tick genome study sheds light on occurrences of Lyme disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 minutes ago
After a decade-long research effort the genome of the deer tick has been sequenced by an international team of scientists, including researchers from the SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics. Studying the tick genome sheds light on how ticks... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Morrisons stores in Stowmarket and Braintree to close on April 3 The Morrisons supermarket in Stowmarket will close on April 3, it has been an
Morrisons stores in Stowmarket and Braintree to close on April 3
Ipswich Star / Posted 21 minutes ago
The Morrisons supermarket in Stowmarket will close on April 3, it has been announced. The chain’s store in Braintree will also close on the same day. The Bradford-based supermarket... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
White House statement on National MonumentsPresident Obama is designating three new National Monuments in the California d
White House statement on National Monuments
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 23 minutes ago
President Obama is designating three new National Monuments in the California desert today. They are the Mojave Trails National Monument, Sand to Snow National Monument, and Castle Mountains National Monument. The designation is designed to... Read more
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The News-Herald
Cruising Southern California by motorcycle has pros, consParis Wolfe and Gary Mallory packed their helmets on their Thanksgiving trip to
Cruising Southern California by motorcycle has pros, cons
The News-Herald / Posted 30 minutes ago
Paris Wolfe and Gary Mallory packed their helmets on their Thanksgiving trip to San Diego so they could rent a motorcycle. Paris Wolfe — The News-Herald This time last year I was too good for motorcycles. They were scary, dangerous and... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Iloilo posts 29.29% hike in tourist arrivals in 2015ILOILO IS getting more and more attractive to both domestic and foreign tourist
Iloilo posts 29.29% hike in tourist arrivals in 2015
The Daily Guardian / Posted 32 minutes ago
ILOILO IS getting more and more attractive to both domestic and foreign tourists as indicated in the increase of number of tourist arrivals in 2015. Gilbert Marin, Provincial Tourism Office (PTO) chief, said Iloilo surpassed its tourist arrival... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
PAL gears up for Cebu-LA flightsPHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) continues to strengthen its international and domesti
PAL gears up for Cebu-LA flights
The Daily Guardian / Posted 32 minutes ago
PHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) continues to strengthen its international and domestic networks – this time by launching a direct flight to Los Angeles, California, USA direct from Visayas. On Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, PAL announced that its Cebu-Los... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Slalom, Paraw Regatta registration onREGISTRATION is on for sailboat owners for the slalom race on Feb. 18 at 8 a.m.
Slalom, Paraw Regatta registration on
The Daily Guardian / Posted 32 minutes ago
REGISTRATION is on for sailboat owners for the slalom race on Feb. 18 at 8 a.m. and main race on Feb. 21, 8 a.m. at Tatoy's Manokan in Villa Beach, Arevalo, Iloilo City. The slalom race is part of the 44th Iloilo Paraw Regatta Festival. Interested... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Tourism chief hails ‘seismic shift’ in outsiders’ views of East Anglia as bookings soar The Horning Water Carnival return to the Broads after a 10 year break with de
Tourism chief hails ‘seismic shift’ in outsiders’ views of East Anglia as bookings soar
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 57 minutes ago
The Horning Water Carnival return to the Broads after a 10 year break with decorated boats taking to the River Bure for a day of family fun. Money raised through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Culture Tool for Value Orientation, Economic Prosperity, Says OsinbajoVice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday identified culture as a tool the coun
Culture Tool for Value Orientation, Economic Prosperity, Says Osinbajo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 59 minutes ago
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday identified culture as a tool the country could use to promote rich and enduring values and grow the economy as done in advanced countries. The Vice President made the observation when he received a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Entertainment Complex to Start Operations TomorrowOne of the tourism facilities that guarantees genuine friendship, full enjoymen
New Entertainment Complex to Start Operations Tomorrow
AllAfrica.com / Posted 59 minutes ago
One of the tourism facilities that guarantees genuine friendship, full enjoyment and cool relaxation was Old School Discotheque that is now renamed "Just For You". Just For You is another unique and magnificent place that will start operation... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Government revenues from legal pot could reach $5 billion a year: EconomistOTTAWA -- Call it Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's secret stash. A new report f
Government revenues from legal pot could reach $5 billion a year: Economist
Calgary Sun / Posted an hour ago
OTTAWA -- Call it Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's secret stash. A new report from CIBC World Markets says Canada's federal and provincial governments could reap as much as $5 billion annually in tax revenues from the sale of legal marijuana. CIBC... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Papua New Guinea: The untamed paradise at our doorstepIt's an amazing paradise right on our doorstep – so why don't many of us visit?
Papua New Guinea: The untamed paradise at our doorstep
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
It's an amazing paradise right on our doorstep – so why don't many of us visit? Stepping off the Air Niu Guinea plane, I am greeted by a bare-breasted young woman and the Prime Minister of PNG. After the woman puts the garland around my neck, the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruiseCruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in th
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruise
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
Cruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in the night – or day. It's nearing 6.45am and the sun is about to rise, though it seems that I may not have risen quite early enough to make it in time for my dawn cruise of... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Visitors Bureau wonders if county has a planAMHERST TWP. — Several members of the Lorain County Visitors Bureau board quest
Visitors Bureau wonders if county has a plan
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted an hour ago
AMHERST TWP. — Several members of the Lorain County Visitors Bureau board questioned Thursday whether the county commissioners have a plan to keep the organization operating as the county takes control of the Visitors Bureau. Board member Mitch... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Tourism chief hails ‘seismic shift’ in outsiders’ views of East Anglia as bookings soar The Horning Water Carnival return to the Broads after a 10 year break with de
Tourism chief hails ‘seismic shift’ in outsiders’ views of East Anglia as bookings soar
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted an hour ago
The Horning Water Carnival return to the Broads after a 10 year break with decorated boats taking to the River Bure for a day of family fun. Money raised through... Read more
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Georgia Public Broadcasting
Georgia Craft Breweries Want To Sell You BeerCraft beer breweries in Georgia are fighting to get their beer directly to cons
Georgia Craft Breweries Want To Sell You Beer
Georgia Public Broadcasting / Posted an hour ago
Craft beer breweries in Georgia are fighting to get their beer directly to consumers. Distributors, called Wholesalers, are responsible for getting beer from the brewery to the market. Now brewers are saying they need more control. Orpheus Brewing... Read more
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USA Today
French, Dutch, Caribbean: The joys of St. Martin/MaartenSAINT MARTIN/SINT MAARTEN—Alain Joe, a.k.a Scooby, proprietor of a beachside ba
French, Dutch, Caribbean: The joys of St. Martin/Maarten
USA Today / Posted an hour ago
SAINT MARTIN/SINT MAARTEN—Alain Joe, a.k.a Scooby, proprietor of a beachside barbecue joint that bears his nickname, considers himself both French and Dutch. His mother was born in St. Martin, a collectivity of France. His father was born in St.... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Planning applications received by Lake District National Park Authority7/2016/5081 District: South Lakeland Application type: Confirmation of complian
Planning applications received by Lake District National Park Authority
West Moreland Gazette / Posted an hour ago
7/2016/5081 District: South Lakeland Application type: Confirmation of compliance with condition attached to planning permission Applicant Name: National Trust Location: Hoathwaite, Torver, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8AX Development: Confirmation of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Check-in: travel hotspots for spring and looking pretty in KilkennyLooking pretty, Kilkenny The Japan National Tourism Organization has released
Check-in: travel hotspots for spring and looking pretty in Kilkenny
The Irish Times / Posted an hour ago
Looking pretty, Kilkenny The Japan National Tourism Organization has released a list of the prettiest towns in Europe and there is one Irish city in the mix. Kilkenny makes the top 30 list and is promoted as a “must-visit” destination for Japanese... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
State House approves legislation allowing for religious exemptionsIn a 72-26 vote, delegates approved the measure that would let people cite reli
State House approves legislation allowing for religious exemptions
Weirton Daily Times / Posted an hour ago
In a 72-26 vote, delegates approved the measure that would let people cite religious objections to state actions in certain court proceedings. The bill resembles laws in 21 states that are largely modeled off existing federal law. However, newer... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Editorial: 'Schools need flexibility for makeup days'Administrators say the system has very little flexibility in scheduling makeup
Editorial: 'Schools need flexibility for makeup days'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted an hour ago
Administrators say the system has very little flexibility in scheduling makeup days because of a state law that sandwiches 185 required school days within a specific time frame. The law forbids schools on the traditional calendar from starting any... Read more
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iol.co.za
The Portuguese island with slave rootsMadeira, Portugal - Feet propped on a balcony rail, I'm gazing through a small
The Portuguese island with slave roots
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
Madeira, Portugal - Feet propped on a balcony rail, I'm gazing through a small vineyard lined with palms, then out over the edge of a thousand-foot sea cliff. And on the far Atlantic horizon, a sudden apparition: probing forelegs, followed by a... Read more
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iol.co.za
New Century City hotel open for businessCape Town - Business is booming at the newly opened Century City Conference Cen
New Century City hotel open for business
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
Cape Town - Business is booming at the newly opened Century City Conference Centre (CCCC) Hotel, Cape Town, with a significant number of confirmed bookings. The CCCC will be hosting its official launch this weekend. Joint chief executive Gary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fawegam Holds Donor BrunchForum for African Women Educationists The Gambia (FAWEGAM) recently held a dono
Fawegam Holds Donor Brunch
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Forum for African Women Educationists The Gambia (FAWEGAM) recently held a donor brunch at the Gambia Tourism Hospitality Institute in Kanifing. The event was attended by partners of FAWEGAM and the donor community. Beatrice A. Mboge, FAWEGAM... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Martin County residents protest Lake Okeechobee Discharges at Putnam EventMARTIN COUNTY, Fla-- Thursday night, Martin County residents held a protest Thu
Martin County residents protest Lake Okeechobee Discharges at Putnam Event
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted an hour ago
MARTIN COUNTY, Fla-- Thursday night, Martin County residents held a protest Thursday night on Hutchinson Island at the Elliott Museum. The residents were speaking out against the Lake Okeechobee discharges and the impact those water releases are... Read more
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Variety
Portugal Preps Tax Rebate SchemePortugal is the latest country to announce a tax incentive scheme aimed at attr
Portugal Preps Tax Rebate Scheme
Variety / Posted an hour ago
Portugal is the latest country to announce a tax incentive scheme aimed at attracting major international productions. The 2016 state budget authorizes a tax incentive scheme for film production in Portugal, in the form of a tax credit for film... Read more
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Breitbart
Zika Begins to Hit Brazil’s Tourism Industry, Months Before OlympicsBrazil’s tourism industry is already suffering from the international alarm ove
Zika Begins to Hit Brazil’s Tourism Industry, Months Before Olympics
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
Brazil’s tourism industry is already suffering from the international alarm over the Zika virus outbreak that has infected 1.5 million people, with tour operators and hotel bookers experiencing an increase in the number of cancellations, particularly... Read more
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Daily Mail
Indonesian city bans VALENTINE’S DAYIndonesian city bans VALENTINE'S DAY after mayor declares 'youth should not be
Indonesian city bans VALENTINE’S DAY
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Indonesian city bans VALENTINE'S DAY after mayor declares 'youth should not be celebrating non-Islamic holidays' The city of Banda Aceh in Indonesia has banned festival of Valentine's Day Police will be patrolling the streets to prevent anyone... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Southwest Airlines could begin flights out of Long Beach AirportFeb. 11--With room to grow, Long Beach Airport has offered Southwest Airlines a
Southwest Airlines could begin flights out of Long Beach Airport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 hours ago
Feb. 11--With room to grow, Long Beach Airport has offered Southwest Airlines an opportunity to begin operations later this year, starting with four daily flights. Long Beach Airport, one of the region's smallest commercial airports, also offered... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virginsI'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled s
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virgins
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz. I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz and more heavily on the mountains above, but... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Seoul, South Korea: Walking around the great City WallIn Asia, China has no monopoly on great walls. This ancient fortification runs
Seoul, South Korea: Walking around the great City Wall
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
In Asia, China has no monopoly on great walls. This ancient fortification runs rings around South Korea’s capital. In Asia, China has no monopoly on great walls. Running around the former royal heart of Seoul is what's claimed as the largest... Read more
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The Courier
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virginsI'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled s
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virgins
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz. I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz and more heavily on the mountains above, but... Read more
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The Courier
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruiseCruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in th
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruise
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Cruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in the night – or day. It's nearing 6.45am and the sun is about to rise, though it seems that I may not have risen quite early enough to make it in time for my dawn cruise of... Read more
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The Atlantic
NASA's New Posters and the Retro Travel Ads That Inspired ThemNASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is out with a new collection of dazzling, retr
NASA's New Posters and the Retro Travel Ads That Inspired Them
The Atlantic / Posted 2 hours ago
NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is out with a new collection of dazzling, retro-inspired tourism posters. They’re colorful odes to other worlds, designed in the spirit of WPA-era travel posters from the 1930s. They’re also, by nature of their... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Weston College’s £2.8million refurb for hotel revealed Weston College's plan for The Arosfa Hotel. The former Arosfa Hotel in Westo
Weston College’s £2.8million refurb for hotel revealed
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
Weston College's plan for The Arosfa Hotel. The former Arosfa Hotel in Weston-super-Mare will house 25 live-in students, it has been revealed. Weston College bought the hotel earlier this year... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruiseCruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in th
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruise
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
Cruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in the night – or day. It's nearing 6.45am and the sun is about to rise, though it seems that I may not have risen quite early enough to make it in time for my dawn cruise of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virginsI'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled s
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virgins
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz. I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz and more heavily on the mountains above, but... Read more
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The Young Witness
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virginsI'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled s
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virgins
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz. I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz and more heavily on the mountains above, but... Read more
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The Young Witness
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruiseCruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in th
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruise
The Young Witness / Posted 2 hours ago
Cruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in the night – or day. It's nearing 6.45am and the sun is about to rise, though it seems that I may not have risen quite early enough to make it in time for my dawn cruise of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Top threat to Kurds is not ISIL: ColumnIraqi Kurdistan has a 650-mile front with the Islamic State terror group, also
Top threat to Kurds is not ISIL: Column
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 hours ago
Iraqi Kurdistan has a 650-mile front with the Islamic State terror group, also known as ISIS or ISIL, and hosts almost 2 million refugees and internally displaced persons. Yet safety is not a top concern of anyone from the ministerial level to the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Planning applications recieved by Lake District National Park Authority7/2016/5081 District: South Lakeland Application type: Confirmation of complian
Planning applications recieved by Lake District National Park Authority
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
7/2016/5081 District: South Lakeland Application type: Confirmation of compliance with condition attached to planning permission Applicant Name: National Trust Location: Hoathwaite, Torver, Coniston, Cumbria, LA21 8AX Development: Confirmation of... Read more
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The Star
Expect Team Tinkoff to take off at Tour of Langkawi - CyclingKUALA LUMPUR: Here’s an early warning to teams competing in the 21st edition of
Expect Team Tinkoff to take off at Tour of Langkawi - Cycling
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Here’s an early warning to teams competing in the 21st edition of the Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) this year: Write off team Tinkoff at your own peril. The Russian team will be led by legendary rider Evgeny Petrov, who will be making his... Read more
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Western Advocate
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virginsI'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled s
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virgins
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz. I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz and more heavily on the mountains above, but... Read more
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Western Advocate
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruiseCruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in th
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruise
Western Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
Cruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in the night – or day. It's nearing 6.45am and the sun is about to rise, though it seems that I may not have risen quite early enough to make it in time for my dawn cruise of... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Text Analytics Reveal the Impact of Guest Sentiment on Hotel Review Scores Hotel guests often post a review of their stay along with a numerical rating
Text Analytics Reveal the Impact of Guest Sentiment on Hotel Review Scores
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 hours ago
Hotel guests often post a review of their stay along with a numerical rating of the hotel, but a new study from the Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) finds that the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virginsI'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled s
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virgins
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz. I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz and more heavily on the mountains above, but... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruiseCruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in th
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruise
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
Cruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in the night – or day. It's nearing 6.45am and the sun is about to rise, though it seems that I may not have risen quite early enough to make it in time for my dawn cruise of... Read more
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Manning River Times
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virginsI'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled s
Learning to ski in St Moritz, Switzerland: The Swiss slopes made for ski virgins
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz. I'm as fresh to skiing as the virgin snow that fell last night on the cobbled streets of St Moritz and more heavily on the mountains above, but... Read more
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Manning River Times
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruiseCruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in th
Cruising Yellow Water, Kakadu National Park, Australia: In the dark on a Kakadu cruise
Manning River Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Cruising Yellow Water is the best way to experience things that go splash in the night – or day. It's nearing 6.45am and the sun is about to rise, though it seems that I may not have risen quite early enough to make it in time for my dawn cruise of... Read more
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