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Family fun Activities on Kauai

On our newest Hawaii Vacation Connection Podcast, Aloha Bruce and Lanai Tabura delve deeply into Family fun activities on Kauai for outdoor adventures in Hawaii. Experts in all things related to Hawaii vacations, our hosts note that many families are unaware of the vast selection of outdoor adventures available on the Garden Isle. As always, […] The post Family fun Activities on Kauai appeared first on Hawaii Aloha Travel.
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Questions / Answers about my Life in France

    Where do you store everything you buy at the brocantes  to be sold later? In my house, in our place in Paris, in my studio, under my bed, in my closets, in the garage, between the sheets, under pillows, stacked on the bookshelves, on the chairs who needs to sit? Stacked in the corner, on the top on my head.       Do you have someone who packs it up and ships it out? Do you do your own bookkeeping? All of which are time-consuming  chores.   30 percent of what I do regarding ...
Tags: Travel, Instagram, France, Paris, Luxembourg, Annie, Provence, Marie Antoinette, Brown, Bonaparte, Le Bon Marche, Germaine, Yann, Louis Philippe, rue du Cherche Midi, French la Vie


Friday March 29th The Adventure Begins

Today we finally got to start a cruise vacation which has been in the planning stage for more than a year. Well we didnt actually get to the cruising part today but we have left home and got to Los Angeles where we will board the Star Princess tomorrow
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THE BYRON AT BYRON INTRODUCE NEW EXECUTIVE CHEF; MINH LE AND FOOD AND BEVERAGE MANAGER; DAMIAN KALUSIEWICZ

Combining heritage with contemporary cuisine. The Byron at Byron welcomes Chef Minh Le to the Restaurant as Executive Chef and Damian Kalusiewicz as Food & Beverage Manager. The new appointments see the launch of a new dining menu, curated wine menu and cocktail direction. The menu will draw upon Minh’s Vietnamese heritage, infused with the contemporary cuisine The Byron at Byron is renowned for. Each dish will celebrate local produce like the Bangalow Pork belly with native berries, lilly pill...
Tags: Travel, Food, News, Australia, Chicago, Culture, Melbourne, Byron, Byron Bay, Langham, Minh, Damian, Northern Rivers, DAMIAN KALUSIEWICZ, Spicers Peak Lodge


Tribal Gathering festival in Panama

The knowledge and traditions of indigenous cultures around the world is invaluable yet always at risk of disappearing in the face of both systemic oppression and younger generations losing interest in maintaining these traditions. One festival is trying to celebrate and preserve this indigenous knowledge by bringing together 60 tribes from 30 different countries to share their rituals and traditions: Tribal Gathering, an 18-day festival in Playa Chiquita, Panama. A noble cause, for sure, but ...
Tags: Travel, US, Panama, All, Tribal Gathering, Indigenous Cultures, Playa Chiquita Panama, Jessica Devnani, Panama Festival, Edm Festival


Best Chinatowns in the North America

There’s a certain generic image that’s associated with the word Chinatown. The neighborhoods can be found around the world and have, in many ways, made the switch from immigrant communities to full-blown tourist attractions. Chinatowns in places like San Francisco, New York, Chicago, and LA are prime examples. But Chinatowns aren’t limited to what you see in the movies. True Chinatowns also exist, oftentimes in unexpected places like tiny farm towns and French-speaking cities north of the bor...
Tags: Travel, Asia, California, La, China, US, Toronto, America, San Francisco, Tai Chi, Canada, Hawaii, Beverly Hills, Vancouver, Scarborough, North America


Save Up to 25 Percent Off Room Rates: Spring Vacation Sale 2019 With Kimpton

You can save up to 25 percent off of room rates when you stay at your choice of 67 participating Kimpton hotel and resort properties — mostly located in the United States — now through Sunday, July 7, 2019... ...but you must... The post Save Up to 25 Percent Off Room Rates: Spring Vacation Sale 2019 With Kimpton appeared first on The Gate.
Tags: Travel, Deals, United States, Promotions, Ihg Rewards Club, Hotels And Lodging, Discounts And Coupons, Loyalty Programs, Kimpton


Landmarks as amateur sketches

When you hear Boise what comes to mind? Nothing? Potatoes? Lovely a place as the capital of Idaho is, it doesn’t exactly conjure up images of… anything. A big part of that is because it doesn’t have an icon, a landmark or associated image that immediately pops into the collective conscious when people hear the name. Some cities have one highly distinct image associated with them, like gondoliers in Venice. Others can be a bit more complex, like New York. To see what images people associated w...
Tags: Travel, New York, London, Berlin, New York City, Idaho, Paris, Sydney, Dubai, Sony, Brazil, Tokyo, Rio De Janeiro, Jesus, Venice, London Underground


Tourist dies at the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is one of the most popular and widely recognizable tourist attractions in the world, but unfortunately, it can also be quite dangerous. Steep inclines, sharp drops, and precarious trails mean you need to be on high alert, no matter how badly you want to get that Instagram photo. Just yesterday, a Macau man, who was part of a tour group from Hong Kong, fell to his death at Eagle Point near the Skywalk. The Skywalk offers views as far as 4,000 feet into the canyon. The man fell...
Tags: Travel, Hong Kong, Instagram, Bbc, Macau, Grand Canyon, All, National Park Service, South China Morning Post, Eagle Point, Selfie Death, Grand Canyon Death, Selfie Fatality, Alice Chan Cheung Lok yee, Travel Industry Council of Hong Kong, James Hong Ming


#Saudi's Kingdom Holding to invest Careem proceeds in Europe, Saudi: CEO | Reuters

Saudi's Kingdom Holding to invest Careem proceeds in Europe, Saudi: CEO | Reuters:Saudi Arabian investment firm Kingdom Holding will put the proceeds from the sale of its stake in ride-hailing startup Careem toward $600 million in investments in the kingdom and Europe, its chief executive told Reuters on Friday.Kingdom, which is 95 percent owned by billionaire Price Alwaleed bin Talal, sold its stake in Careem this week for 1.25 billion riyals ($333 million). It will receive 565 million riyals i...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Careem, Alwaleed Bin Talal, Reuters, Kingdom Holding, Uber Technologies, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Talal Ibrahim al Maiman


Sabic, Aramco Plan `Discovery Phase' to Lock In Merger Savings - Bloomberg

Sabic, Aramco Plan `Discovery Phase' to Lock In Merger Savings - Bloomberg:Sabic’s chief executive officer said the chemical company’s $69 billion takeover by oil giant Saudi Aramco will yield cost savings for both sides -- it may just take a bit of time.Once the deal gets antitrust approval, Aramco and Saudi Basic Industries Corp. will set up a team to work on the potential spending reductions, though it’s too early to give an estimate, CEO Yousef Al Benyan said in a phone interview. Proximity ...
Tags: Travel, Bloomberg, Aramco, Saudi Aramco, SABIC, Saudi Basic Industries Corp, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Jubail, Yousef al Benyan, Al Benyan


Challenges of Black British travel

From discrimination and safety issues to not always relating to other travelers simply due to the color of our skin, black travelers collectively face a set of unique challenges around the world. But if you delve into the black travel movement, you will quickly notice the stark differences among us: our locations, cultures, as well as other intersectionalities of our identities like gender or religion, all shape our experiences. This is no different for the Black British community, a historic...
Tags: Travel, UK, London, Africa, Paris, Amsterdam, Dubai, Donald Trump, Caribbean, All, UK View, Black British Culture, Black British Identity, Black British Travel, Black British Travelers, Vivienne Dovi


Oil Caps Best Quarter in Decade as Siberia to Shale Cut Drilling - Bloomberg

Oil Caps Best Quarter in Decade as Siberia to Shale Cut Drilling - Bloomberg:Oil closed above $60 for the first time since early November, capping its best quarter since 2009, amid signs of thinning supplies from Siberia to the U.S. shale fields.Futures rose 1.4 percent in New York on Friday as Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said the world’s second-biggest producer would deepen the output cuts its imposed along with OPEC this year to resurrect the market. In the U.S., drillers sidelined...
Tags: Travel, New York, China, Opec, Siberia, Federal Reserve, Russian Energy, Alexander Novak, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Shale Cut Drilling Bloomberg


Wacky museums to visit in Las Vegas

The endless stream of taxis shuttling visitors from McCarran International Airport to the Las Vegas strip is as monotonous as the turnover on the $1 poker machines and Blackjack tables those visitors plan to park themselves in front of. Vegas is actually full of incredible things to do and see, and most don’t even involve throwing your money away. To really throw your cabbie for a loop, have them drop you at one of the city’s museums, some of which pay tribute to subject matter that is only t...
Tags: Travel, America, United States, Vw, Las Vegas, Nevada, Sin City, Vegas, All, Las Vegas NV, Jack Kevorkian, Gary Indiana, McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas Blvd, Pinball Hall of Fame, Tim Arnold


Nine banks win dismissal of #Iran terrorism financing lawsuit: U.S. judge | Reuters

Nine banks win dismissal of Iran terrorism financing lawsuit: U.S. judge | Reuters:A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking to hold nine large European banks liable for allegedly providing banking services to Iran that enabled militants to conduct 55 attacks against U.S. armed forces in neighboring Iraq.In a decision on Thursday, U.S. District Judge Laura Taylor Swain in Manhattan said the banks’ alleged misconduct was too far removed from the attacks, which occurred from 2003 to 2011, to su...
Tags: Travel, Iraq, Iran, Manhattan, Reuters, U S Department of State, Laura Taylor Swain, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Oil posts biggest quarterly rise since 2009 on OPEC cuts, sanctions | Reuters

Oil posts biggest quarterly rise since 2009 on OPEC cuts, sanctions | Reuters:Oil prices rose about 1 percent on Friday, posting their biggest quarterly rise in a decade, as U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela as well as OPEC-led supply cuts overshadowed concerns over a slowing global economy.The May Brent crude oil futures contract, which expired Friday, gained 57 cents, or 0.8 percent, to settle at $68.39 a barrel, marking a first-quarter gain of 27 percent. The more-active June contract...
Tags: Travel, Opec, Iran, Venezuela, Reuters, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Missed Connections: Woman Desperately Wants to Find Seatmate From Her Seattle Flight

Jomaica Alfiler is looking for the man she sat next to on a Lufthansa Frankfurt – Seattle flight. She was in window seat 43A on flight LH490. He “sat in 43B, helped her with her luggage, her seat and even offered her his blanket.” Continue reading Missed Connections: Woman Desperately Wants to Find Seatmate From Her Seattle Flight...
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Nauyaca Waterfalls

For Alexs birthday we decided to take a trip into a beautiful set of waterfalls. There were three options to reach the falls. One hike 4 km upanddown steep dusty roads in the 35 heat. Two ride sweaty hot horses four kilometres upanddown steep
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Manuel Antonio National Park

Today we decided to visit the very famous Manuel Antonio national Park. We had to get up very early as we had been told that park gates open at seven and if you get there too late theyll be a multihour line. Immediately after arriving we were swarmed w
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Reptile Park

After seeing some wildlife near our hotel our taste for adventure had been whet. The next morning we Headed for reptile Park about a half hour drive away. Sure enough we found dozens and dozens of snakes lizards Caymans tortoises turtles fish and fro
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First Day on the Beach

After a couple hours drive on the Costa Rican Highway we encountered a famous crocodile bridge. True to the legend they were something like 12 crocodiles bathing in the river underneath the bridge.The crocodiles didnt do very much but every now and the
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San Jose waiting for Tiff and Alexa

Dear friends were backOur first night in Costa Rica is in San Jose where were waiting at a very nice hotel for Tiffany and Alexa to arrive.Its a long time to get down here thanks Boeing but were finally feeling the tropical heat. We s
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George Clooney calls for boycott of Brunei-owned hotelsGeorge Clooney calls for boycott of Brunei-owned hotels

Hollywood actor urges people to boycott Dorchester Group
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Where to eat at the Shanghai airport

If you’re at all familiar with Shanghai’s great food scene, prepare to be disappointed. Despite being one of the world’s most-traveled-through airports, Shanghai Pudong International Airport is woefully sparse of good restaurants or bars to kill time while waiting for a flight. The lack of options has inspired locals and tourists alike to claim they don’t eat at the airport except when “in [a] starving situation,” and that the “best bet is Burger King or Subway.” Though after a long, grueling...
Tags: Travel, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Shanghai, Starbucks, Mediterranean, All, Shanghai Airport, Shanghai Pudong International Airport, Tsui Wah, Tai Hing, Shanghai Airport Dining, Shanghai Airport Food, Shanghai Airport Restaurants, Chez Choux


Warren Buffett Accidentally Bought Too Much Delta Stock

Buffett got back into airline investing two years ago, not quite convinced that major carriers had become 'high quality industrials' as Delta likes to argue just that the business is better than it used to be. Berkshire Hathaway promptly lost over a billion dollars on these investments. Nonetheless a month ago there were rumors he was going to buy Southwest Airlines in its entirety and that drove up the airline's share price. Continue reading Warren Buffett Accidentally Bought Too Much Delta Sto...
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France, Paris

Arrivée sur un quai de métro Copyright Jacques Witt [Author: Jacques Witt]
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French Garfield phone mystery solved

For over 30 years , orange Garfield phones (yes, as in the cartoon cat) have been strangely washing up on the French coast of Brittany. Many have speculated that the bizarre phenomenon has been due to a lost shipping container, but at last, a local farmer has confirmed this hypothesis. The farmer revealed that he discovered the container of phones after a storm in the 1980s, and now, thanks to his insight, researchers have finally been able to locate the container. Photo: France 3 Bretagne/Yo...
Tags: Travel, France, Garfield, Brittany, All, Afp, Mysterious Garfield Phones, Mysterious Phones, Phones Washing Ashore, Claire Simonin, Viltansou, Simonin


Zatim dobrovolne

Tak Vas zdravim od protinozcu Viza na ktere jsme sem na Zeland prijeli se jmenuji WorkHoliday.. Uz druhy tyden se nam to pomalu z toho Holiday meni na Work.. Ale jen tak napul.. na takovy dobrovolny Work. Zatim je to takova mala rozcvicka protoz
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Pro zacatek..

A tak jsem se k tomu dostala.. ke psani mych zazitku z cest. Po vice nez dvou letech venku at v praci nebo na cestach kdyz po nekolikate vypravite ty stejne pribehy ty stejne zazitky spouste lidem jsem se rozhodla ze psat me zazitky prubezne bude asi
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Muffins au pesto et aux herbes

Ces temps-ci, je n’ose plus rien vous dire… Si je me fais plus rare sur ces pages, je m’y rends néanmoins toujours avec le même enthousiasme et l’envie de partager. Je ne suis pas non plus très fan du « c’était mieux avantLire la suite [Author: MamRanClea09]
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