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Go beyond beaches with the essentials for visiting San Diego, an increasingly sophisticated surf city

With an average of 250 days of sunshine a year, any time is good to visit San Diego – but summer means the waters are warm enough for surfing without a wetsuit. 475 more words

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Canada Post sorry for Dinosaur Provincial Park stamp flub

Canada Post is apologizing for using the wrong imagery to depict Dinosaur Provincial Park in its latest stamp collection meant to honour the country’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites. 476 more words

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Uncharted Africa!

5 Breathtaking African Destinations

There’s no doubt about it: Africa is proving to be one of the most popular (and colourful) travel destinations. The continent is saturated with historical monuments, beautiful cultures and natural wonders. 468 more words

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Explore Italy's colourful Cinque Terre on foot: The picturesque heritage site is well worth the effort

Good walking shoes are advisable. A good camera is a must. Head to Cinque Terre, those five centuries-old hamlets clinging to the rugged coast of the Italian Riviera in northern Italy, and you’ll be exploring on foot – and pausing at every turn to take shots of the craggy seascapes, the terraced hills and the crazy, colourful houses. 193 more words

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Turkish Airlines Cargo - flying high.

So recently my mum and I were having a conversation about us relocating to another country. We were discussing the tensed situation of the country, and how a few relatives after receiving threats had opted to migrate in search of a safer homeland. 520 more words

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On the whale trail: Port Stephens whale watching

We were well overdue for a family adventure when school holidays rolled around last week. Our twins are halfway through their first year at school, and I’ve had two crazy terms in a new teaching job, so a little escape from the daily grind was in order. 589 more words

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And the prize for the most beautiful library goes for… Romania!

Some time ago I was writing about the fact that Romania has the world most beautiful driving road. Now, in this post, I want to share a master piece from my hometown – Iasi, Romania: one the world’s most beautiful libraries – the library of the Technical University Ghe Asachi.  40 more words

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