Why not start your gap year off by discovering more about the British Isles. It may not strike you as an exotic location, compared with Thailand, but knowing more about the countries closer to home will help your future employment chances.
People love to travel. Whether it is to large, ancient cities visited by millions of tourists each year, or cosy little bread-and-breakfast towns-people love to go out into the world to discover what it has to offer. No wonder tourism makes a significant portion of the revenues of many towns.
Ah, the beauty of Cape Cod's miles of coastline, the calming hues of a Cape sunset, and the unmistakable scent of...mini van fumes?? When you're headed to Cape Cod for a vacation, the last thing you want to do is sit in traffic on the way to the Bourne or Sagamore Bridge.
As stated in the Deloitte Executive Report of Winter/Spring 2009, 2008 saw a significant slowdown in revenue per available room (revPAR) in most world regions, particularly in the final quarter. North America ended the year with a 1.6% decline, while Asia Pacific and Europe saw growth of less than 2%, in US dollars.
It used to be very expensive to travel either within your own country or outside. Today, with the advent of budget airlines and affordable accommodations, more and more folks are able to set their feet on new lands. In the Philippines, traveling outside the country involves the payment of travel #taxes.
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At the heart of many Middle East conflicts lies a fierce rivalry between Iran and Saudi Arabia. Both now have leaders eager to win over young people with fundamental reform. For Saudis, that...
Readers write: Power of science, regional change, enjoying and learning
John Yemma captures some of the stellar glow of science in his March 20 Upfront piece, “The pure spirit of science.” But the gleam of science goes well beyond the wonder of new discoveries and the...
How Trump's Syria strike could affect North Korea, Egypt attacks must not divide Christians and Muslims, Improving protection of older people's rights, Investing in STEM education can aid development, Are citizens of a democracy obligated to vote?
"The bombing of one of Bashar al-Assad’s airfields must have sent premonitions through the minds of Kim Jong-un and his generals: they could be next," states an editorial. "The deployment of...
Manfred: What's good for 'Goose,' not good for today's game (Yahoo Sports)
Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred says this generation of players will determine its own unwritten rules on what emotion is acceptable to show on the field. ''I think to the extent that you...
Tony Stewart cleared to race, will be in car at Richmond (Yahoo Sports)
Tony Stewart has been cleared to return to racing and will be back in his car Friday at Richmond International Raceway. The three-time NASCAR champion missed the first eight races of the season...
Silver: Change in NC law needed for All-Star in Charlotte (Yahoo Sports)
Commissioner Adam Silver believes the NBA has been ''crystal clear'' that the 2017 All-Star Game only stays in Charlotte if a North Carolina law goes. Political and business leaders he's spoken...
Working, eating and sleeping at the office
The sight of workers sleeping on the job is common in China, where a surplus of cheap labor can lead to downtime and employees at startup companies work long hours.
Union leader who says Trump lied about Carrier deal refuses to back down
Trump tours a Carrier factory in Indianapolis, Dec. 1, 2016. Chuck Jones, the union leader who claims President-elect Donald Trump lied to Carrier employees while touting a deal to keep jobs in...
L.L. Bean rebuffs boycott over granddaughter’s big Trump donation
A man wipes off the headlights of the L.L. Bean Bootmobile in the parking lot at the facility where the famous outdoor boot is made. L.L. Bean is pushing back against a boycott led by a group...
US carrier heading for Korea trains with Japanese destroyers
TOKYO (AP) — An American aircraft carrier heading toward the Korean Peninsula began joint exercises Sunday with Japanese naval ships in the Philippine Sea.
Pope likens migrant holding centers to 'concentration camps'
By Philip Pullella ROME (Reuters) - Pope Francis urged governments on Saturday to get migrants and refugees out of holding centers, saying many had become "concentration camps". During a visit to...
‘Science not silence’: Thousands rally in New York to take aim at ‘alternative facts’
Protest signs and photos of Science March in New York, one of many Earth Day rallies around the world defending science in the era of President Trump.