Hawaiian hawk removed from endangered species list, Olive Garden files to enter state, TV Executive Blangiardi weighs run for Honolulu mayor, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

'Io Hawaiian hawk at Panaewa Rainforest Gardens & Zoo ©2020 All Hawaii News Hawaiian Hawk No Longer Endangered. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has removed the ‘io from the list of endangered or threatened species. Civil Beat.ʻIo No Longer Considered Endangered or Threatened. The ʻio or Hawaiian hawk will be removed from the Federal List of Endangered and Threatened Wildlife on Feb. 3, 2020. Big Island Now.Hawaiian hawk removed from federal list of endangered wildlife. The io or Hawaii...
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                    When you live in a foreign country rather than the one you know as home, there are certain things you expect will be different, unusual, far from the norm of what you are accustom to. Those big things like language, culture, food... those big things that are necessary to understand and help one to feel like they fit in. One doesn't expect to be thrown off by the little things such as how to open a door, toilet paper, signatures, handshakes, ice cubes, you know the little thin...
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A Morning at Gwalior Fort

Hariom was waiting downstairs for us at 10.00am as arranged today were heading to Gwalior Fort.The fort complex includes several temples palaces and water tanks. The palaces here include Man Singh Palace the Gujari Mahal the Jahangir Mahal the
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Family Christmas in Marin

Such a special year when all 4 of us are together again to celebrate Christmas. Waaaaay too many presents but they were all thoughtful and special. Delicious home cooking and lots of hugs and kisses. Love love love
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Travels with Snowbirds 2020 January 3 Wilmington to Yemassee

The one about the First Day on the Road.I spent two weeks in NJ over Christmas enjoying those NJ grandkids and made it home to NC 1228. It took me the better part of 2 days to clean up from that trip then put away Christmas decoration all before I
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Top Reasons to Visit Los Angeles

Many people dream about visiting California with its luxury lifestyle, endless sunshine, and an abundance of things to keep you occupied – it has so much to offer its visitors. One of the most popular cities in California is Los Angeles, thanks to its array of attractions and stunning beaches, and as such it is definitely not to be missed. If you’re traveling down the West Coast and are wanting to explore somewhere different, then it has to be LA. Here are some of the reasons why this is one of...
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Should Tip Jars Be in Buffet Breakfast Areas of Hotel Properties?

While I was getting some food at a breakfast buffet — which is included in the room rate of the Sleep Inn Beaver - Beckley hotel property in West Virginia — I noticed something that was more blatant that using a suggestion box as a tip box at breakfast, in my opinion... ...and that was an actual tip jar — with a note attached to... The post Should Tip Jars Be in Buffet Breakfast Areas of Hotel Properties? appeared first on The Gate.
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Galette de semoule ou "Harcha"

Aujourd'hui je vous propose une recette que j'ai dénichée sur la chaîne youtube de .. Des galettes de semoule "Harchas" au four aux raisins secs et aux noix !! - 150 ml de jus de mandarine - 1/2 c.à.c de levure boulangère déshydratée. - 16 g de levure chimique - 75 ml d'huile de tournesol - Semoule fine Noix de coco - Mixer les raisins secs et les noix. - Préchauffer le four à 160 °C. - Dans un bol, mélanger l'oeuf avec le sucre, le sel. Ajouter ...
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Eat Me Restaurant Silom Bangkok

Eat Me Restaurant Silom Bangkok Bangkok is popular for its street food and fine dining restaurants. On our recent trip to Bangkok, our Thai friends recommended us to visit Eat Me restaurant. The restaurant is located at Phiphat 2, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok. The restaurant is hidden in the neighbourhood of Silom. It is recommended you take a taxi or Grab over to this restaurant. Eat Me Restaurant is the brainchild of Australian Darren Hausler and his sister Cherie Hausle...
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Eurail Global Pass additions 2020

Eurail travelers now have access to more of the world than ever before. Last year, Eurail added Great Britain, Lithuania, and Macedonia to its list of countries accessible with the Global Pass. In 2020, that list is being expanded even further to include Estonia and Latvia. Holders of the Eurail Global Pass can use local trains, high-speed trains, and night trains across Europe, from as far north as Scandinavia, west as Portugal, and east as Turkey, with the Baltics being the latest region ad...
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5 worldwide mini cruises to savor

If giant cruise liners dropping thousands of passengers at every port-of-call isn’t your idea of fun, perhaps something a little more compact, and a little more luxurious would be closer to your tastes. All around the world mini cruises – some lasting only several hours – can offer unique and unusual perspectives to many seemingly […] The post 5 worldwide mini cruises to savor appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
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The Rubens Chucka Bucka’s – Summer Regional Tour – Byron Bay

The Rubens are back in a big way with the release of new single & infectious summer jam, ‘Live In Life’. To celebrate the release, the band will headline a string of regional summer shows as part of their Chucka Buckas initiative – a brand that The Rubens have established to support new and emerging bands. On this run they will be supported by two very exciting artists in SAHARA BECK and ROBBIE MILLER. ‘Live In Life’ follows recent single ‘Falling Asleep At The Wheel’, a collaboration with US pu...
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Change of scenery

Complete change of temperature and scenery now...weve moved from the wet hilly green snowy vistas of the north east to the brown sparse desert expanse of Arizona. Arrived here via an early morning start from Boston to just catch the last of the ha
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Long Hot Summer - Peach Sorbet Iced Tea

Quench your thirst in the most satisfying way with this iced tea that uses scoops of sorbet to chill it and give it a fruity sweetness! This iced green tea has scoops of peach sorbet and will cool your brow in no time.
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Mideast Shipping Risks Seen Elevated Amid U.S.- #Iran Tensions - Bloomberg

Mideast Shipping Risks Seen Elevated Amid U.S.-Iran Tensions - Bloomberg:The risk to shipping in one of the world’s key oil-producing regions is set to rise following a U.S. airstrike in Iraq that killed a top Iranian commander, just months after spiking to record levels on heightened geopolitical risk.Iran vowed “severe retaliation” for the attack that killed General Qassem Soleimani, who led the Revolutionary Guards’ Quds Force. The episode ratchets up already-high tensions in a region that ex...
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Yakiniku Rokko BBQ Buffet Restaurant Shinsaibashi Osaka

Yakiniku Rokko BBQ Buffet Restaurant Shinsaibashi Osaka This is one of the restaurants we had while traveling in the area of Dotonburi and Shinsaibashi Osaka. Yakiniku Rokko is a BBQ buffet restaurant and they are located in Shinsaibaishi and near Dotonburi. Yakiniku Rokko BBQ Buffet Restaurant is located at 2 Chome-7-29 Higashishinsaibashi, Chuo Ward, Osaka or simply use Google Map to locate the restaurant. Places are easier to find in Google Map nowadays rather than...
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Travel Advisor Execs Bullish on 2020 Sales Outlook Despite Politics

There may be turmoil on Capitol Hill and a contentious presidential election up ahead, but travel advisor leaders don't expect it to put a damper on 2020 sales. They are, however, keeping an eye on the economy and said travel advisors should be extra proactive in keeping clients enthused and confident about travel.
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Weekend in Chennai

Located on the Bay of Bengal in India, Chennai is a vibrant city that’s home to an array of unique attractions. Even if you only have a weekend in Chennai, take a look at this itinerary and ideas for spending 2 or 3 days in Chennai to see how you can enjoy all the city has to offer. Mamallapuram Beach Friday Evening Friday evening starts your 72 hours in Chennai. Start with dinner at Pan Asian, a delicious Asian fusion restaurant with fine decor and rich, spicy dishes. You’ll also like South...
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STR: US Hotel Results For Week Ending 28 December

The U.S. hotel industry reported negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 22-28 December 2019, according to data from STR.
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STR: Canada Hotel Results For Week Ending 28 December

The Canadian hotel industry recorded negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 22-28 December 2019, according to data from STR.
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#UAE calls for wisdom to avert confrontation, after Iranian commander killed - Reuters

UAE calls for wisdom to avert confrontation, after Iranian commander killed - Reuters:United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said on Friday that wisdom and political solutions must prevail over confrontation and escalation, in comments published on Twitter after a U.S. air strike killed a top Iranian general.General Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s elite Quds Force and architect of Iran’s spreading military influence in the Middle East, was killed in Baghda...
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PRECIOUS-Gold jumps to 4-month peak as Middle East tensions spark safety buying - Reuters

PRECIOUS-Gold jumps to 4-month peak as Middle East tensions spark safety buying - Reuters:Gold prices surged on Friday to afour-month peak, racing past the key $1,550 an ounce level aftera U.S. air strike in Iraq killed the commander of Iran's eliteQuds Force, prompting a rush into safety assets.Spot gold rose 1.3% to $1,548.94 per ounce as of 1:31p.m. EST (1831 GMT), having risen to $1,553.20 earlier in thesession, its highest since Sept. 5.U.S. gold futures settled 1.5% higher a...
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Oil prices jump after U.S. air strike kills top Iranian commander - Reuters

Oil prices jump after U.S. air strike kills top Iranian commander - Reuters:Oil prices jumped to the highest level in more than three months on Friday after the United States killed a top Iranian military commander in Iraq, sparking fears that escalating conflict in the region could disrupt global oil supplies.An air strike at Baghdad airport killed Major-General Qassem Soleimani, architect of Iran’s spreading military influence in the Middle East, prompting Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali ...
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Kiev Ukraine ou La Grande Borde de Neige

2 janvierIl est plus ou moins 15h30 lorsque j'apparait l'aroport Borispol de Kiev.Cach sous mon manteau d'hiver je me laisse guider par une vague de voyageurs dvtus qui presse le pas vers les crans des transits.Beaucoup d'indiens
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Air France First Class Lounge & Dining, Washington Dulles

Air France offers space available upgrades from business class to first class at check-in. This is true even for customers flying business class on an award ticket. A reader shares that he bought up from a business class award ticket to first class flying Washington Dulles - Paris. He detailed the first class experience on the ground at Dulles airport. Continue reading Air France First Class Lounge & Dining, Washington Dulles...
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Answers to Past Articles — Part 1: Muffin Flavor, Beverage Machine, Pickle, Map, and Steak

In past articles in which your participation was not only requested but also helpful and humorous, I did not give the answers to questions which I have posed to you; so this article will be the first of a series to do just that — along with links to the aforementioned articles... ...and the links are... The post Answers to Past Articles — Part 1: Muffin Flavor, Beverage Machine, Pickle, Map, and Steak appeared first on The Gate.
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9 Best Things to do in Nelson, New Zealand

Tucked away on the scenic shores of Tasman Bay, Nelson lies in a breathtakingly beautiful part of New Zealand with three wonderfully wild national parks surrounding it. The oldest settlement in the country, the city was founded in 1841 by Lord Admiral Nelson, after whom it is named, and is located in the northernmost realms
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