Sunday, 16 Jun 2019

Cheap Italy Hostels

Choose a specific city in Italy to narrow your search for cheap hostels or click the link at the bottom for the complete list of ALL cheap hostels in Italy. Cheap Florence Italy Hostels Cheap Milan Italy Hostels Cheap Naples Italy Hostels Cheap Rome Italy Hostels Cheap Venice Italy Hostels Long List Of All Cheap […]

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Webcams Capture the Getaways You Can’t Get To

NEW YORK — Ride the waves. Race down the slopes. Visit Times Square. Take a virtual vacation that requires no money, no vacation days, and no planning. Webcams, short for webcameras, are capturing more than baby pandas at the zoo. More than a million are offering images in real-time across the Internet, ranging from the […]

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NYC Hits Tourism Record

NEW YORK (AP) — With a falling dollar sweetening the deal for international travelers, a record-setting number of tourists visited the city last year, spending an estimated $28 billion, tourism officials said Sunday. The 2007 jump in tourism was largely due to visitors from other countries, who numbered an estimated 8.5 million — a growth […]

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International Travel Safety Information for Students

Many college students are getting ready for that much anticipated trip abroad as the time approaches for spring and summer breaks. Most will have a safe and enjoyable adventure, but for some the trip will become a nightmare. A number of vacations are ruined by one or more of the following: drugs, alcohol, disorderly behavior, […]

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Brazil’s carnival: How to celebrate and survive

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (AP) — Everyone knows Rio de Janeiro’s carnival is supposed to be the greatest party on earth, but to many, the hordes of sweaty, scantily clad bodies on display can be as intimidating as they are inviting. The city’s reputation for violence and the difficulties that arise from not speaking Portuguese […]

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Travelers Reminded Of New Document Requirements

Travelers Reminded Of New Document Requirements Beginning January 31, 2008 Documents Proving Citizenship and Identity Will be Required When Entering The United States Through Land and Sea Ports of Entry The following is a joint release by the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security: The U.S. Department of State and […]

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U.S. Passport Services Back to Standard Processing Time

The Department has restored passport service to the standard six to eight week processing time for routine passport applications, and no more than three weeks for expedited service. To date, we have issued over 16 million passports in fiscal year 2007, which ends on September 30, compared to 12.1 million issued in fiscal year 2006. […]

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Why Book A Hostel In Advance?

Imagine yourself walking for hours and hours with a 30lb plus backpack strapped to your sweaty back in search of a hostel with a vacancy, let alone a vacancy that meets your standards or requirements. You’re hot, sweaty, tired, and frustrated that you didn’t book ahead of time and now you’re spending your precious site […]

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