Time is moving quickly it always does when one is travelling . It is already day 5 and the group has jelled and the days events are starting to blur .We are 13 plus our guide which is a nice number . 8 women aged 2468 and myself of course and
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Working in construction jobs in Canada

by Are you thinking about working in construction jobs in Canada? If so, Canada needs your skills and experience for many great skilled trades jobs! Canada has a high demand for skilled tradespeople for many large-scale building and infrastructure projects.  So to understand what’s happening in construction, we’ll look at four important things to know about the industry including:   An overview of the industry 2. Construction credentials and certifications requir...
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Content takedown and users’ rights

By Gurshabad Grover and Torsha Sarkar Last year, several Jio users from different states reported that sites like Indian Kanoon, Reddit and Telegram were inaccessible through their connections. While attempting to access the website, the users were presented with a notice that the websites were blocked on orders from the Department of Telecommunications (DoT). When contacted by […] ...
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House budget cuts police actions against demonstrators on Mauna Kea, elsewhere; Hawaii County Councilman's husband arrested for allegedly slugging county official, plastics ban mulled on two islands, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Hawaii Capitol ©2020 All Hawaii News House cuts funding for TMT enforcement from state budget. House lawmakers approved a rough draft of the new state operating budget Tuesday that cut more than $65 million in funding that Gov. David Ige requested for law enforcement operations to cope with disturbances such as the ongoing protests over the Thirty Meter Telescope, according to House Finance Committee Chairwoman Sylvia Luke. Star-Advertiser.Want To Build Affordable Housing More Quickly? Th...
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KFC 2 Snack Plates Combo for RM 20 Today

KFC 2 Snack Plates Combo for RM 20 Today Something good to share to you on 20/2/2020. KFC Malaysia is having 2 Snacks Plates Combo for RM 20 today. Yes, you read it right this is KFC 2 Snack Plates Combo for RM 20 and you can purchase 3 sets per person. KFC Snack Plate Combo comes with two very big pieces of chicken (original or spicy flavour), coleslaw, mashed potato and one big bun with one drink. The KFC 2 Snack Plates Combo for RM 20 is happening on 20/2/2020 (today from 10 a...
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Two Diamond Princess cruise ship passengers die from coronavirus

Two elderly cruise ship passengers who had coronavirus on board Princess Cruises' Diamond Princess have died, according to Japan's health ministry.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Indian airlines reportedly cleared in price fixing investigationIndian airlines reportedly cleared in price fixing investigation

Competition Commission found no evidence of collusion
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Jungle trekking and alcohol limitations.

Yesterday in the lift going down to breakfast I met a buddy of Gills who had been in this hotel for nearly 3 weeks. It was a lovely surprise and she introduced me to her her travel buddy Bill who was staying on after she left yesterday evening so I
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Thailand Update Bangkok Chinatown February 2020

Thailand Update Bangkok Chinatown February 2020 Time for another Bangkok Thailand Update in February 2020. This is taken last weekend, 15th February 2020 at the main Yaowarat Road of Chinatown Bangkok. Bangkok Chinatown was still busy even though there were lesser Chinese national tourists. For your information, one of the road lanes of Yaowarat Road will be closed from Friday to Sunday every weekend to allow more people to walk around. This is to encourage more visitors to Bang...
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Saapuminen Puerto Plataan

Oli mukava matkapiv. Bussi lentokentlle lhti klo 11.30. Sai nukkua hyvin. Bussissa ilmeni ett ers toinenkin Pete oli menossa perti samaan kaupunkiin ja samaan hotelliin.Sin lentokentll alakerrassa seisovan pydn. Kerkesin maata v
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Sea to Sky Highway highlights in BC

You may have seen the sights in Vancouver and skied in Whistler traveling the photogenic Sea to Sky Highway — but, if you’re like too many travelers, you may have never stopped to take in the sights along the way. Or you haven’t made it past Whistler to experience the wilderness due north. British Columbia’s Coast Mountains are a beautiful region to explore and are quite accessible from the Sea to Sky Highway that runs from Horseshoe Bay through Squamish to the charming town of Pemberton — t...
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Free things to do in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is world famous for being the casino capital of the world (though Macau will say otherwise). It was always the go-to destination of choice if you wanted to have fun gambling. Things have changed though in the internet era, as you can now visit online casinos and play games online. There are more games to choose from, and you can do it from the comfort of your own home (or anywhere with an internet connection). Online casinos also have the advantage of being able to offer welcome bonu...
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Update: Capital One Shares Statement On Their First Airport Lounge

Yesterday I covered news that Capital One will open a lounge at Washington Dulles airport. Details of that lounge - location, size, amenities, etc. - available. In a new statement Capital One is offering a bit more information about access and timeframe for the lounge's opening. Continue reading Update: Capital One Shares Statement On Their First Airport Lounge...
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MGM Resorts data breach exposes 10.6M+ guests' info, Jack Dorsey included, home addresses and birthdates

Personal information for more than 10 million former guests of MGM resorts has been posted on a hacking forum. Among the notable data breach victims: Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey. The leaked data includes home addresses, and is said to only affect guests who stayed at the hotel chain's properties before 2018. MGM Resorts says the security incident took place in the summer of 2019, and that impacted guests were told last year. Catalin Cimpanu reporting for ZDNet: According to our analysis...
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Travel Alert February 20 2020: Industrial Action in France May Disrupt Flights

Here we go yet again. A call for labor strikes has been issued by members of trade unions in France starting tomorrow, Thursday, February 20, 2020, during which public servants and private sector employees will once again protest their anger pertaining to pension reforms by the government — including air traffic controllers — and the industrial labor action may affect air travel for the day. This notice is currently displayed at the official Internet web site of Air France at the time this artic...
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Asheville, NC, for LGBTQ travelers

Though the southeast , in general, has never been among the most gay-friendly regions in the United States, there are some pockets, namely urban areas, where the LGBTQ community is not only welcomed but also embraced. One such place is Asheville, North Carolina. The southern charm in Asheville is warm and sincere. Being downtown and among the lively crowd of both tourists and locals, you’d be forgiven for forgetting, if even for a moment, that North Carolina was at the epicenter of the “bathr...
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10 sights of Kiev Ukraine that need to be seen

Imagine that a person who had never been to Kiev before came to visit you. It is not for long in the capital of Ukraine so you are faced with a rather difficult task to show the guest the most important thing so that he has a clear idea of what the
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Sip, Stay & Graze: The Wine Lovers’ Guide To NSW

If you’re a lover of food and wine, now’s the time to visit NSW to curate your own tasting trail through the state. Start your journey in Sydney then book a stay in NSW wine country. From Mudgee to Hastings River, you won’t be short of things to taste, see and do! By staying and spending in greater NSW, you’ll help bushfire and drought-affected communities get back on their feet. Start planning your journey using these cellar doors, wineries and wine bars for inspo. Start in Sydney In the mode...
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Right Said Freddie -Freddie Greens, Green Square

Freddie Green’s is a new restaurant near Green Square train station with an Italian bent. Although Freddie Green’s is firmly Italian (Sicilian Italian if you’ll please), it's an international team as the staff are French and the chef is English. It’s chef James Metcalfe of Becasse and St George Dining and his chef head is Sicilian Concetta Bille. Freddie Green’s is attached to the Veriu Hotel and is named after the politician and Lord Mayor of Alexandria, Frederick Green after whom Green Square ...
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Best US music festivals spring 2020

Hopefully, you’re not yet at the point where you’re going all Portlandia and attending festivals via drone. Because though the heat, crowds, and cost of a major music festival can be a little aggravating, it’s still the only chance to see your entire playlist live in one place, combining it with an epic vacation to a new city or a beachfront paradise. Spring might be even better than summer when it comes to US music festivals, offering cooler weather and bills with a little more variety. Rea...
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Passengers disembark from coronavirus-quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship

Diamond Princess passengers are disembarking following the coronavirus quarantine of the Princess Cruises ship.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Here there be dinosaurs Drumheller

Riley Ann and I took a long weekend trip to Calgary and Drumheller. We started at the Calgary Zoo which has a wonderful collection of animals. They also have a fun section with dinosaurs that you bump into along the trail. Riley's favourite animals were t
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Cheaper Access To American’s Flagship First Dining

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips. Continue reading Cheaper Access To American’s Flagship First Dining...
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Surviving Varanasi

Due to the lost days in the middle my eight days in Varanasi had actually begun to feel short. I woke up late that last morning with only one thing on my mind hiring a boat to take me across and down the Ganges to Ramnagar Fort. That was the only thing l
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Arriving in Hamad International Airport Doha after our 14.5hour flight it was a relief to be able to stretch the legs and walk around. I was shocked to discover I had suddenly developed cankles during the flight and was relieved I listened to my nurse a
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A Big NightDay

I sit writing this blog at the airport whilst waiting for our first flight from Melbourne to Doha. One of the hardest things about going away is saying goodbye and there were a few tears when Maggie left us at the departure gate for our 23day adventure.
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Day 7Tuesday 18th February 2020We arrived at the airport in good time and were thankfully directed to an assisted check in desk so we didn't have to wrestle with the automatic check in think my sticks were the clue for the staff around. Our ba
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The Waiting Game

Turning 50 in 2020 we wanted to have a really special holiday. Looking back it was probably 18months ago that I started throwing ideas around of places Id love to visit Madagascar Galapagos Islands or Antarctica.My love of photography anima
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Test for new additions

Departing tomorrow. This is test for new additions. Hope you can manage it
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