RSSArchive for January, 2011

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It’s Not Really Such a Long Way to Tipperary

The Irish county of Tipperary has long been famous in song ever since World War 1 and it’s one of the country’s most beautiful and scenic regions. Some of the most picturesque lakeside villages include Dromineer, Terryglass, Ballina, and Garrykennedy. These places offer some excellent views and are ideal settings to relax and explore the […]

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Alaska’s Iditarod Dogsled Race Features Man and Animal Against Nature

To many people, there’s nothing more authentic than a dogsled race in Alaska during the middle of winter. If you’re one of them, then mark March 5th on your calendar as this is the starting date of the world-famous Iditarod Dogsled race. This amazing race is ran about 1,150 miles over some of the moist […]

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Enjoy the Coastal Beauty in Ireland’s County Clare

The west Ireland region known as County Clare is one of the most beautiful in the land as it’s filled with wonderful landscapes and historical sites. The Shannon estuary lies in the southern region and features the Black Head lighthouse, which juts out into Galway Bay. The south also features sandy beaches as well as […]

sex and the city

Tour and Shop in NY – The “Sex And The City” Style

Want to re-live your favorite T.V. show and live a few days like your favorite characters? Shop and tour New York in the “Sex and the City” way. Take a tour to discover New York the way Samantha, Carrie, Miranda and Charlotte did. The places where they shopped, gossiped and had fun. Re-live your favorite […]

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Why not Celebrate Chinese New Year in China?

China is an amazing country and it’s even more interesting and fun when the Chinese New Year is celebrated as it’s the world’s oldest New Year festival. The event is celebrated in Chinese communities all over the planet but why not enjoy the party in China? The New Year in China is also called the […]

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Celebrate Green Monday in Cyprus and Greece on March 7th

One of the biggest and most interesting public religious holidays in Cyprus and Greece is known as Green Monday or Clean Monday, which signifies and celebrates the beginning of Lent. It’s celebrated throughout the nation with parties, music, dancing, outdoor games and fun, and picnics. The day is celebrated in many different ways and you’ll […]

brussels

Brussels – The Right Place For Your Spring Vacation

In case you are planning your spring vacation trip, Europe is the right place for you. There is a part of Europe that is often called the old heart of the continent. This place is Brussels and there are lots of things to see. Brussels is the capital of Belgium and right now it is […]

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It’s a Dog’s Life at New York’s Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

If you’re one of those people who like to travel with your pets or are just an animal lover in general, especially dogs, you may find the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City to be to your liking. The event will be taking place at the world-famous and historic Madison Square […]

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Safety Measures for Students Traveling Abroad

Although study abroad programs offer an exciting opportunity for students to increase their knowledge, the downside is that they place the students traveling abroad at greater risk of injuries and illnesses due to various reasons. Traveling to even well-developed regions around the world, particularly for several months or even years can be very challenging. Certain […]

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There’s Plenty to Do at the Johannesburg Zoo

The South African city of Johannesburg is home to one of the world’s most entertaining and educational zoos. The zoo opened for business in 1904 and lies in the picturesque Parkview suburb in the north of the city. The Johannesburg Zoo features a wide variety of amazing wildlife and offers several different types of daily […]