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Ebola’s symptoms include external and internal bleeding

0 / July 31, 2014 11:30

Ebola’s symptoms include external bleeding, massive internal bleeding, vomiting and diarrhea in its final stages. The disease kills up to 90 percent of those infected, though the fatality rate in the current epidemic is running at around 60 percent. The […]

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Nigeria starts screening passengers for Ebola

0 / July 31, 2014 11:29

Nigeria’s civil aviation authority (NCAA) said on Thursday Jul. 31 it had started temperature screening passengers arriving from places at risk from Ebola and had suspended pan-African airline Asky for bringing the first case to Lagos. Ebola has been blamed […]

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Airlines are rethinking flight routes since the downing of Malaysia flight MH17

Airlines are rethinking flight routes since the downing of Malaysia flight MH17

0 / July 30, 2014 08:09

Major airlines are taking differing stances to flying over Iraq, reflecting the piecemeal approach airlines currently take to flying over conflict zones. Airlines have been rethinking flight routes since the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 earlier this month. Some […]

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People are choosing to live on the water full-time in their retirement

0 / July 29, 2014 15:39

A new report explores trend of couples retiring on their sailboats for less than it costs to stay at home. “Plenty of everyday people are choosing to live on the water full-time—in their retirement,” says InternationalLiving.com editor Jason Holland, author […]

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Rocket hits fuel storage tank in battle for Tripoli airport

0 / July 28, 2014 09:20

A rocket hit a fuel storage tank in a chaotic battle for Tripoli airport that has all but closed off international flights to Libya, leaving fire-fighters struggling to extinguish a giant conflagration. Two rival brigades of former rebels fighting for […]

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US Airways will resume flights to Israel

US Airways will resume flights to Israel

0 / July 24, 2014 08:28

US Airways said it would resume flights to Israel later on Thursday after the US FAA lifted a ban imposed two days ago when a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed near Tel Aviv airport. About 30 carriers had […]

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The US State Department warns against travel to Israel

0 / July 21, 2014 18:14

The State Department warned US citizens on Monday Jul. 20 against travel to Israel, the West Bank and Gaza, citing the fighting between Israeli forces and Hamas. “The Department of State recommends that US citizens consider the deferral of non-essential […]

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The best open-air clubs in Barcelona

The best open-air clubs in Barcelona

0 / July 17, 2014 16:07

Barcelona is renowned for its lively nightlife scene all year round, but in the summer the city really comes into a league of its own. Summer in Barcelona is all about having as much fun as possible, and if that […]

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Great golf and spa resorts in South Africa

Great golf and spa resorts in South Africa

0 / July 16, 2014 17:25

South Africa is a playground for golfing holidays, with pristine courses appearing almost everywhere from the coastline to the heart of the bush. Here is a selection of the country’s top golf resorts that cater to golfers, but also offer […]

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The best brasseries in Paris

0 / July 16, 2014 17:21

France in general and Paris more specifically are well-known for their gastronomy. Yet, in the capital of France the choices for finding reasonable and good places to eat is really wide and not always easy. This is why I would […]

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Tips for your first visit to Cambridge

Tips for your first visit to Cambridge

0 / July 15, 2014 16:01

Whether taking your offspring to experience the world of a Cambridge undergraduate, or escaping with your significant other to the one of Europe’s most culturally rich cities, our top 10 tips should help you make the most out of your […]

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Lufthansa will reduce service to Venezuela by 40 percent starting next month

0 / July 14, 2014 18:32

Lufthansa will reduce service to Venezuela by 40 percent starting next month amid an ongoing dispute about repatriation of revenue from ticket sales. Carriers, including American, Delta and United, have in recent weeks reduced flights to Venezuela over complaints they […]

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Great Eco-travel destinations to explore

Great Eco-travel destinations to explore

0 / July 14, 2014 15:48

With the World Responsible Tourism Awards in its 11th year, now would be a good time to honor the destinations that stand out as premier eco-friendly models. Tourism and environmental authorities from these destinations have gone above and beyond to […]

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Best Chicago boat tours for the summer

Best Chicago boat tours for the summer

0 / July 14, 2014 12:55

A boat tour is an incredible way to view Chicago during the summer, and the city offers several distinct tours that allow guests to experience the city in a unique way. ChicagoTraveler.com, a travel and tourism website dedicated to the […]

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The best bars in Bali

The best bars in Bali

0 / July 14, 2014 10:53

Synonymous with tropical luxury, Bali is an urban travelers island dream. As a tourist mecca it seems cutting edge bars and restaurants are invading Bali’s heady streets and lining the beaches at an undeniably fast past. Visitors could literally spend […]

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United will drop its daily flight to Caracas from Houston

/ July 11, 2014 18:36

United Airlines will drop its daily flight to Caracas from Houston, starting in September, joining other carriers who have cut service over the country’s foreign exchange controls. United said it will operate four flights a week to the country, starting […]

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German tour operators resume travel to Egypt’s Sharm el-Sheikh

German tour operators resume travel to Egypt’s Sharm el-Sheikh

/ July 11, 2014 18:18

German tour operators are once again taking bookings for trips to Egypt’s Sharm el-Sheikh after the German foreign office eased travel advice for the destination. TUI Germany said customers would be able to book trips from July 21. The smaller […]

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/ July 11, 2014 17:29

Described by some as the ‘gateway to Asia’ Singapore is a small country with a lot to offer. It’s the busiest convention city in Asia and ideally located for transit stops on long haul flights between Europe, the Middle East […]

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