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BBC Launches New Travel Site -- But Is It Original Enough?

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The British Broadcasting Corporation, known the work over as the BBC, just launched its new travel site, part of a… Continue

Added by Kaleel Sakakeeny on August 13, 2010 at 11:25am — 4 Comments

JetBlue Flight Attendant: Hero or Nut Case?

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Jet Blue Flight Attendant: Hero or Nut Case?



Out of 94,574 votes and 2,584 comments, the… Continue

Added by Kaleel Sakakeeny on August 11, 2010 at 12:14pm — 4 Comments

Panama's Barefoot Paradise, Where the Original Natives Still Run the Show

Vacation getaways that are both appealing and off-the-grid are an endangered species to begin with. But even in this rarefied company, the San Blas Archipelago, stretching across the lower half of Panama Caribbean coast, is in a class by itself. Eighty-percent uninhabited, these more than 350 islands, reachable by puddle-jumper flights from Panama City, are as pristine a paradise as you'll find anywhere…

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Added by Jose Balido on August 2, 2014 at 4:05pm — 2 Comments

Welcome To The Jungle: Teaching Kids the Value of Environmental Conservation in Costa Rica

By Bret Love for GreenGlobalTravel.com



We’re speeding down a river in Tortuguero National Park, a pristine 77,000-acre protected area at the heart of efforts to conserve the remarkable biodiversity in Costa Rica’s northeastern Limón Province. We’re far from anything you’d call “civilization,” over 2 hours by boat from the nearest road, in remote rainforests that receive up to 250 inches of rain a year. My eyes scan the dense thicket of trees that line the river, scoping for signs of… Continue

Added by GreenGlobalTravel.com on August 9, 2010 at 11:30pm — 13 Comments

Short Skirts, Bikini Tops Cause More Car Crashes

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Short Skirts, Bikini Tops Cause More Car Crashes



You know it’s summer and a slow news season when the web site,… Continue

Added by Kaleel Sakakeeny on August 9, 2010 at 1:53pm — 2 Comments

Wineries, Ferries & Amazing Lodging -- Seattle Style



Like most wine regions, there’s always a favorite or more publicized area of a state’s wine region. For Washington State it’s been Eastern Washington. Well…Ok, and fine….but in my quest to find the fun, the fabulous, the unique parts of a particular wine scene, I organized an 8-day wine trip to Western Washington – specifically gorgeous Seattle with all its water views, and…

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Added by Linda Kissam on August 8, 2010 at 1:40pm — No Comments

Puppy Deaths On Plane Are Unacceptable

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Puppy Deaths On Plane Are Unacceptable



The death of seven puppies this week on an American Airline flight from Tulsa to Chicago broke the… Continue

Added by Kaleel Sakakeeny on August 6, 2010 at 2:45pm — 7 Comments

New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc

I love Sauvignon Blanc in all its forms, but I especially enjoy the New Zealand style. So when marketing rep Catherine Seda recently sent me a sample of the…

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Added by Linda Kissam on August 5, 2010 at 7:01pm — No Comments

It's Coming...

Fall Foliage!!!! Who's excited?


Added by Susana Soltero Liebow on August 5, 2010 at 12:55pm — 1 Comment

Sheeparoni - Or How Do You Feed 60 Famished Cyclists on a Cairo to Cape Town Tour?

You may not want to try this recipe at home... From the creator's of the world's first cross-continental bike tour - Tour d'Afrique http://www.tourdafrique.com/

Tour d'Afrique…

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Added by Dave Wiggins on August 5, 2010 at 11:30am — 4 Comments

FAA Downgrades Mexico’s Airline Safety Rating

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FAA Downgrades Mexico’s Airline Safety Rating



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Added by Kaleel Sakakeeny on August 4, 2010 at 1:52pm — No Comments

Northern Lights Come to New England

According to the local news the Northeast could get a fantastic show of Northen lights tonight or tomorrow night.



For those of us who are in the city, our views may be obstructed due to light pollution. However, out in the open air and mountains of places such as The Mountain View Grand the lights are sure to be breathtaking.



Therefore we are welcoming photos of the Northern lights to post on our Facebook page and give us city dwellers a view of this historical… Continue

Added by Susana Soltero Liebow on August 3, 2010 at 4:12pm — 1 Comment

@bostonlogan: Way To Go With Twitter

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@bostonlogan: Way To Go With Twitter



It’s unlikely the Boston Red Sox will make first place this year, but the city’s airport has.… Continue

Added by Kaleel Sakakeeny on August 2, 2010 at 12:29pm — No Comments

Coconut Shrimp from Grenada, The Spice Isle

by Tripatini staff



caribbean shrimp, maca bana, aquarium, grenada Here's why Grenada, aka the Spice Island, is the Caribbean isle of your dreams: Locals offer visitors a warm welcome, food is sourced locally instead of being crated in from other… Continue

Added by Tripatini on August 1, 2010 at 3:00pm — 7 Comments

Clinton Wedding Site Rhinebeck Just One Jewel of Hudson Valley

Rhinebeck, the 324-year-old New York State town where Chelsea Clinton staged the overhyped "wedding of the millennium" July 31, is certainly a gentrified charmer these days, with its bistros and Victorian architecture. But apart from being the area where I grew up (in pleasant and not-quite-so-twee Red Hook, part of Rhinebeck till 1812), the rest of the gently rolling Hudson Valley in which it's centrally located is also a trove unto itself,… Continue

Added by David Paul Appell on July 31, 2010 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Monteverde, Costa Rica: A Natural Beauty to Explore





With extensive development and industrialization of nations across the world, the idea of coming across a Natural Paradise can seem like a yearning for the past - but some destinations, such as the Monteverde Costa Rica, have managed to hold on to their natural beauty, making them a favored choice…

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Added by Erick Hidalgo on July 30, 2010 at 1:45pm — No Comments

HuffPost Travel Gets Flack From Travel Writers

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HuffPost Travel Gets Flack From Travel Writers



HuffPost Travel, the… Continue

Added by Kaleel Sakakeeny on July 30, 2010 at 11:30am — 9 Comments

Adventure Travel in West Africa – Part 1: Senegal

Adventure travel has to be the most invigorating form of travel out there, combining the thrills of physical exercise and adrenaline rushes with the beauty of local scenery and the immersion in the destination. We all know of Australia as an adventure destination with the many possibilities to stimulate those rushes of adrenaline such as bungee jumping or… Continue

Added by West Africa Discovery on July 30, 2010 at 7:00am — No Comments

Mancation – A Man’s Vacation in Washington Wine Grunge

Once again, I am on the road and looking for interesting things to do while participating in wine tasting (good activity) and less enjoyable shopping. I am in a sort of time warp of suburban Seattle across Lake Washington. This is Woodinville, next to Redmond where Microsoft lives. Back in the 80’s I lived around here. What a change, but life marches on and I just try to keep up these days.



Woodinville is getting big into wine tasting at traditional wineries and…

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Added by Allan D. Kissam on July 28, 2010 at 11:00pm — No Comments

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