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Abercrombie calls for Tulsi Gabbard's resignation, more doctors leave the state, Case wants changes to Jones Act, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Matson container ship off Oahu ©2019 All Hawaii News Case Calls For Changes To Jones Act But There's Already Opposition. Hawaii Congressman Ed Case wants amendments to the Jones Act, the maritime shipping law that requires only American-owned and built ships transport cargo between the U.S mainland and Hawaii as well as other American territories and states. Hawaii Public Radio.Rep. Case Wants To Reform The Jones Act. The purpose, he says, is to bring down the costs of shipped goods in Ha...
Tags: Travel, Congress, Navy, Senate, Virginia, India, United States, Hawaii, Arizona, Donald Trump, Pacific Ocean, Pearl Harbor, Maui, West Hawaii, Oahu, Abercrombie


Studying in Canada: Resources and Links for Students

by  WES Advisor The following links offer general information and advice for prospective international students, including college search and application services, admissions testing, and financial aid information. General Advice for International Students in Canada The Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) works with other federal departments, provincial and territorial governments and marketing agencies, non-governmental organizations, and academic and business i...
Tags: Travel, International, Canada, Michael, Ontario, Government of Canada, Andy Rodriguez, The University of Western Ontario, CBIE, The Canadian Education Centre Network, Canada Nationally CBIE, Ontario Universities ' Application Centre OUAC, Ontario Medical School Application Service OMSAS, Writing Financial Aid Full, Ontario Student Assistance Program OSAP OSAP, Canada Student Loan


18th Dec 2019 VelankanniBasilica of Our Lady of Good Health Saraswathy Ammman Koil Koothannur Thyagaraja Temple Tiruvarur

18th Dec 2019See all the 55 PhotosI was in Chidambaram on 16th 17th Dec 2019. At 6.00 am on 18th Dec took the Thiruvaroor bus and reached there by 9.00 am. Chidambaram to Thiruvarur direct bus took 3 hours. Checked into the Hotel and could


Mumbais Deadly Metro System

Travelling on Mumbais trains is not for the claustrophobic and getting up close but hopefully not personal with commuting strangers is impossible to avoid. More than seven million commuters a day cram onto Mumbais creaky suburban railway network.
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Mumbai The City That Never Sleeps

We were up early at 3.00am as we had a 4.00am pickup with our driver for an airport transfer. Our flight to Mumbai was scheduled to depart at 7.00am but we find ourselves still sitting in the airport hours later as our flight has been delayed now depart
Tags: Travel, Mumbai, Mumbai The City


Reducing the Risk of Measles When Traveling Through Airports

Although most measles cases in the United States result from international travel, the risk of your exposure to measles is also currently possible at five different airports within the United States, as travelers who were confirmed to have been diagnosed with measles passed through the following airports... The post Reducing the Risk of Measles When Traveling Through Airports appeared first on The Gate.
Tags: Travel, Airports, United States, Health And Environment


KY eats – Wan Wan Fish Noodle, Kota Kinabalu

Most everyone knows that Kota Kinabalu, being located by the crystal clear and beautiful South China Sea, is famous for  seafood when it comes to .. well, food. One of the ways to enjoy this sea bounty without having to bring a crowd to a seafood restaurant is by heading to one the few fish noodle restaurants in the city. Today, we look at one of the more famous shops – Restoran Wan Wan. Wan Wan fish noodle, Kota Kinabalu Wan Wan is located at Bundusan, some 15 minutes away from the city center...
Tags: Travel, Sabah, Food Video, Kota-kinabalu, Eats, Halal Food, Hawkers, South China Sea, East Malaysia, Seafood Noodle, Fatt Kee, Fish-noodle, Bundusan, Sabah Seafood, Wan Wan Fish Noodle, Kota Kinabalu Wan Wan


'Three members of British family' drown at Costa del Sol resort'Three members of British family' drown at Costa del Sol resort

Investigation launched into Christmas Eve tragedy
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Get Started on a Southwest Airlines Companion Pass for 2020 Before The New Year Starts

A companion pass is arguably the best deal in all of travel, it allows you to bring a companion along on your Southwest Airlines travels for just the cost of taxes - whether you buy your own ticket with cash or with points. The requirement for a companion pass rises from 110,000 points from qualifying sources up to 125,000 points next year, but now is the best time to prepare to earn one - because if you earn it at the start of 2020 it'll last nearly two full years. Continue reading Get Started ...
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Hawaii Made Products to bring back from your Vacation

On the final Hawaii Vacation Connection Podcast of 2019, Aloha Bruce and Emmy Award-winner Lanai Tabura offer their mahalo to listers as they delve into Hawaii Made Products to bring back from your Vacation. Lanai mentions Don Quijote, a popular iconic local department store located near Ala Moana Center and just minutes from Waikiki’s hotels […] The post Hawaii Made Products to bring back from your Vacation appeared first on Hawaii Aloha Travel.
Tags: Travel, Hawaii, Lanai, Waikiki, Don Quijote, Lanai Tabura, Ala Moana Center, Aloha Bruce


Merry Christmas 2019 Photo Review

Merry Christmas Everyone We hope yall are well and enjoying your holidays with family and friends. Since I didnt blog this summer while traveling I decided to do a photo year in review of our events and travels. Blogging was impossible while on th
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A selection of my favourite photographs from 2019

With 2019 nearly done and dusted, it’s time, just like last year and the year before that, to choose my favourite photos from the last 12 months. Even by recent standards, this year has been an absolute shocker, but in a world seemingly gone mad, photography has once again been an incredible source of joy, and to a certain extent, escape. The gift that without a doubt just keeps on giving. What’s more, the constant desire to photograph the city, and indeed the country I live in, has taken me to...
Tags: Travel, Photography, Japan, Tokyo, Huge Hello Kitty


My correspondence with Wikipedia’s on its takeover by communists

I have mentioned a couple of times (including on Facebook) that Wikipedia has been hijacked by communists. Here’s my corro with the organisation earlier this year. My email dated 16 OCTOBER 2019 in response to Wikipedia’s request for donations: Thanks, but I will no longer contribute to Wikipedia because of the complete takeover of the […]
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Brace Your Elfs, It's Christmas 2019!

Merry Christmas everyone! I hope you're all having a relaxing time. I am currently lying back and making the most of this much needed break. Here is a little recap into our Christmas dinner this year and what a feast it was! This year I made a charsiu glazed ham, a ham and cranberry red wine stuffing, a Christmas tree salad, a candy cane caprese salad, prawns with guacam-aioli (guacamoli aiolo), glass potatoes, a smoked salmon wreath, a cheese wreath bread with a molten brie dipping centre, an I...
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Hilton About To Unveil a New Chain For New Affluents That Hate Tiny Rooms

Tired: Hotels 'for millennials' featuring tiny rooms that lack desks, where hopefully guests escape claustrophobia to 'social spaces' spending money on food and beverage. However millennials as a class don't have as much disposable income as older generations, and their digital life includes ordering in more interesting food and beverage than the hotel provides. Wired: Hotels catering to the 'new affluent' who prefer experiences over things, so don't mind small rooms and are sufficiently lackin...
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British woman stranded in Singapore after airline loses wheelchair part

Gemma Quinn, who is paralysed, has trip across Asia ruined after Emirates mislaid part of her custom-built chairA woman has been left stranded in Singapore after part of her wheelchair was lost while travelling with Emirates from Manchester airport.Gemma Quinn, 35, who was paralysed from the neck down in a car accident as a child in 1992, booked a 19-day trip across Asia with her two carers at a cost of more than £15,000. Continue reading...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Singapore, UK News, World news, Disability, Asia Pacific, Manchester, Gemma Quinn


Disabled woman left stranded in Asia after wheelchair lost in flight

Gemma Quinn is in Singapore after Emirates mislaid part of her custom-built chairA woman has been left stranded in Singapore after part of her wheelchair was lost while travelling with Emirates from Manchester airport.Gemma Quinn, 35, who was paralysed from the neck down in a car accident as a child in 1992, booked a 19-day trip across Asia with her two carers at a cost of more than £15,000. Continue reading...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Singapore, UK News, World news, Asia Pacific, Manchester, Gemma Quinn


National Parks Will Be Free These 5 Days in 2020

If your 2020 plans involve a trip to the National Parks, the National Park Service announced five dates in 2020 this week that you’ll be able to visit those parks for free.Read more...
Tags: Travel, National Parks, Lifehacks, Parks, National Parks the National Park Service


My next TOI blog post: Let’s make India Number One our national goal

As usual TOI editors have removed the capitalisation which was essential to make sense from the title. But I hope you’ll keep in mind that it should read “India Number One”. This. Of course, this podcast that I issued yesterday elaborates on some of the issues discussed in the article.
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Etihad And Qatar Non-U.S. Awards Are Back At AA.com

American only just introduced online redemption of Etihad awards in May and it was a surprise to see at the time, since American has been in a political war with those two airlines, despite their partnerships, for the past four and a half years - and even terminated codeshares with both. I'm glad to see American continuing to invest in getting online redemption for Etihad and Qatar right. Continue reading Etihad And Qatar Non-U.S. Awards Are Back At AA.com...
Tags: Travel, Qatar, Airlines, Etihad, Qatar Airways, American AAdvantage, Award Redemption


Travel Books of the Year to Inspire Your 2020 Travels

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Travel Books of the Year to Inspire Your 2020 Travels This article was written for petergreenberg.com by Natalie Compagno and Greg Freitas.   It’s the time of gift-giving, holiday cheer and family gatherings. More importantly, it’s also the time to plan your 2020 escapes! Need some inspiration? Whether for Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah or to ring in the New Year, these books will get the magic... The post Travel Books of the Year to Inspire Your 20...
Tags: Travel, Featured Posts, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Natalie Compagno, Greg Freitas


France 149 The ossuary of Douaumont so many graves so many unknown soldiers at the heart of the battlefields of the First World War

If there is ever a place you should visit if you are interested in World War I then Douaumont is that place . We planned to visit the ossuary first and then head into Verdun find the aire stop for the night and visit the casemates tomorrow . We had been
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The Amazon is under siege

There are many different groups of indigenous people who live within the green walls of the Amazon rainforest, which spans nine countries in South America. These self-sufficient communities, each with their own individual language and culture, have called the rainforest home for millennia and have done so by living within their means thanks to the […] The post The Amazon is under siege appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Venezuela, South America, Ecuador, Guyana, Bolivia, Regions, French Guiana, Suriname


Peter Greenberg on “CBS This Morning”: How Boeing’s CEO Firing Will Affect Travelers

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Peter Greenberg on “CBS This Morning”: How Boeing’s CEO Firing Will Affect Travelers Boeing announced the firing of CEO Dennis Muilenburg on Monday, December 23, 2019. The announcement came after multiple deadly crashes were caused by the company’s 737 Max plane. I joined “CBS This Morning” to discuss how this move will affect air travelers. Click the play button to watch.     The post Peter Greenberg on “CBS This Morning”: How Boeing’s CEO Firing...
Tags: Travel, Airplanes, Cbs, Boeing, Featured Posts, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg, Dennis Muilenburg


Museum Gift Shops are the Best Place for Last-Minute Holiday & Souvenir Shopping

Travel blog by Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) – Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) - They’re normally considered souvenir shops but most museum gift stores sell products and gifts that will likely surprise you. The best trick is to open your mind and your heart (and sometimes also your wallet) and explore them as you explore the museums in which these shops are located. As our world has become more “instagrammable” and culture dictates a need for aestheticism, so have so many of our own interes...
Tags: Travel, London, Berlin, Lifestyle, Paris, Rex, National Theatre, Tate Modern, Hamlet, Metropolitan Museum Of Art, Art & Museums, Renoir, Sony Center, Yayoi Kusama, Brooklyn Museum, Field Museum


Saudis, #Kuwait Agree to Resume Oil Output at Shared Fields - Bloomberg

:Saudi Arabia and Kuwait agreed to resume oil production in a shared border region more than four years after halting output.Their agreement allows for “the resumption of oil production from the joint fields,” the Saudi energy ministry said on Twitter. The oil fields in the so-called neutral zone can produce as much as 500,000 barrels a day -- more than each of OPEC’s three smallest members pumped last month.Chevron Corp., which operates the area’s Wafra field together with Kuwait Gulf Oil Co., ...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Opec, Bloomberg, Kuwait, Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, Chevron Corp, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Wafra, Kuwait Gulf Oil Co


Oil rises on supply cut pledges and slow return of Gulf field - Reuters

Oil rises on supply cut pledges and slow return of Gulf field - Reuters:Oil prices rose on Tuesday in thin pre-Christmas trading after Russia said cooperation with OPEC on supply cuts would continue and amid optimism that the United States and China could finalize a trade agreement.Brent crude LCOc1 was up 57 cents, or 0.86%, at $66.96 a barrel by 10:22 a.m. EST (1522 GMT) U.S. West Texas Intermediate CLc1 was 56 cents higher at $60.87 a barrel.OPEC and Russia will continue their cooperation as ...
Tags: Travel, China, Russia, Opec, United States, Gulf, Reuters, Alexander Novak, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Goldman may stabilize #Saudi Aramco shares following IPO - Reuters

:Saudi Aramco (2222.SE) said that Goldman Sachs may stabilize its shares after a record initial public offering earlier this month.Stabilization agents support the share price by purchasing additional shares on the market.The stabilization period will end on Jan. 9, but so far no transactions have been executed, it said in a statement.Aramco shares ended nearly 0.6% lower at 35.40 riyals ($9.44), above its IPO price of 32 riyals per share, valuing the oil giant at about $1.9 trillion.The shares ...
Tags: Travel, Goldman Sachs, Goldman, Aramco, Saudi Aramco, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, IPO Reuters


American Airlines President: Squeezing More Seats Into Boeing 737s Is “A Real Success”

In the echo chamber of the American Airlines C-Suite no one can hear the passengers scream. That's why, after a horrible 2019 operationally and financially, the American Airlines strategy is to stay focused on doing the exact same things. Continue reading American Airlines President: Squeezing More Seats Into Boeing 737s Is “A Real Success”...
Tags: Travel, Airlines, Boeing, American Airlines, Project Oasis


Why You Should Double Check Before Redeeming Frequent Flyer Miles

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Why You Should Double Check Before Redeeming Frequent Flyer Miles The next time you cash in your frequent flyer miles, especially for an overseas flight, get ready for a shock.   The frequent flyer ticket might be free, but you’re responsible for paying the taxes and assorted fees and in many cases, the actual tax and fees on that ticket can be higher than the... The post Why You Should Double Check Before Redeeming Frequent Flyer Miles appeared f...
Tags: Travel, Airlines, Frequent Flyer Miles, PeterGreenberg, Peter Greenberg Travel, The Essentials



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