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You Will Discover Good results With Weight Loss

Posted 11 days ago

It’s really not always difficult to shed weight. You may change your weight by means of a variety of approaches you just need the best way of thinking. This article offers you lots of information and facts pertaining to weight loss guidance. Don’t store higher-caloric unhealthy foods and other stuff you are preventing in your home. You don’t need to … [Link]

Start Shedding Weight Today With One Of These Simple Ideas

Posted 11 days ago

It can be difficult to acknowledge you are overweight. This realization brings about opinions of health conditions and the possibility of death. The following advice below will help you out. A sensible way to assist you to lose fat decrease strategy requires straightforward keeping track of of calorie intake each and every day. Cut out fats it is possible to.You … [Link]

Jump Manual Feedback And Guidelines

Posted 10 weeks ago

In golf ball, height can seem to be like pretty much everything. Even if it’s the specific stature of person, or even the size within their top to bottom hop, having the ability to soar over the opposition is certainly a really important area of the action-and also the workouts treatment. That’s why finding out how to jump bigger may … [Link]

Telegraph Travel

Louis de Bernieres airs concerns over Kayaköy restoration

Posted 2 hours ago

British author has doubts about plans for the abandoned Turkish village of Kayaköy, the inspiration for his novel Birds Without Wings [Link]

Sebastião Salgado: Life Through My Lens

Posted 3 hours ago

Michael Kerr admires the work of Sebastião Salgado, a photographer who's captured the planet at its best and worst [Link]

Ski Schladming: resort guide

Posted 3 hours ago

An expert guide to skiing and snowboarding in Schladming, including the best runs, hotels, restaurants and bars. Taken from 'Where to Ski and Snowboard 2015' [Link]

Revista80dias.es

Los españoles se animan a viajar en la primera parte de 2014

Posted 4 months ago

Los datos muestran que los viajes de los residentes en España han crecido un 7,8% entre enero y abril de 2014 si se compara con el mismo periodo del año pasado. Muestra un cambio de tendencia que los diferentes gobiernos no aprovechan para cambiar el modelo turístico. [Link]

Ryanair difamó a las agencias de viajes en Internet, sentencia el Tribunal Supremo

Posted 4 months ago

Tras seis años de litigios, el Tribunal Supremo ratifica que Ryanair vertió acusaciones infundadas sobre la actividad de las agencias de viajes online, y de Rumbo en particular. También dice que amenazar con cancelar los vuelos reservados por este canal fue competencia desleal. [Link]

La búsqueda del vuelo MH370 de Malaysia Airlines, sin resultados

Posted 4 months ago

Tras dos meses de intentos y millones gastados en la búsqueda del vuelo MH370 desaparecido en marzo, los equipos australianos, chinos y estadounidenses no han encontrado ni una mínima parte de su fuselaje. [Link]

About.com Spain Travel

How Old Is Barcelona?

Posted 4 months ago

How old exactly is the city of Barcelona? That's a tough question. There was a settlement called Barcino founded in the third century BC, but there is nothing left of that town. The oldest structure in Barcelona today is the Roman Ruins near Via Laetana, but there's not much left of those today….Read Full Post [Link]

Will Game of Thrones' Sunspear be Filmed in Spain?

Posted 4 months ago

There are rumors going around that parts of Season 5 of Game of Thrones will be shot in Spain. As a big fan of both the books and the TV series, my guess is that they chose Spain to depict Dorne, specifically the capital, Sunspear, the home of the Martells, who were introduced into the show at the beginning of … [Link]

The Best Way to Have Your Kids Learn Spanish

Posted 4 months ago

Have you ever considered taking your children to a Spanish language summer camp in Spain? May is discount time for travel planning, and I've found another great offer that is valid until the end of the month: get 10% off a summer camp in Spain….Read Full Post [Link]

NYT > Travel

News Analysis: Air France, After Strike, Faces New Uncertainty

Posted 8 minutes ago

Concessions won by the carrier’s pilots could handicap its earnings in the short run and its ambitions for expansion over the long haul. [Link]

Surfacing: Out of the Shadow of Boston and Cambridge

Posted 86 minutes ago

Somerville, Mass., is emerging as a hip alternative to its well-known neighbors. [Link]

Bites: Restaurant Report: Aux Ateliers in Maussane-les-Alpilles, France

Posted 87 minutes ago

O.K., so this place has a foosball table. But don’t let that distract you from what’s on the plate. [Link]

Portugal | The Guardian

The foodie traveller in Portugal

Posted 12 days ago

Portugals pastel de nata is a melt-in-the-mouth buttery delight, and those in the know visit the village of Nazaré to taste itHaving whisked egg whites to starch their habits, Portuguese nuns and monks employed the attendant surfeit of yolks to concoct rich, sugary conventual pastries. The highly fashionable flake-fest that is Portugals iconic pastel de nata was first baked some … [Link]

Travel tips: Portos art district, and deals of the week | Joanne OConnor

Posted 6 weeks ago

Discover the Rua de Miguel Bombarda in Portugals second biggest city, a Morecambe Bay stay and Ibiza without the crowdsWhy go?Dont let the image of fusty old port cellars fool you into thinking Porto is a museum piece. Portugals second city has a real buzz about it and nowhere more so than in and around the Rua de Miguel Bombarda. … [Link]

Travel news round-up: Britain's best urban beaches and escape to a Portuguese forest

Posted 9 weeks ago

Plus: comedy in the sky with Virgin, faster trains in Turkey, and a new family festival in KentIn pine and cedar woods in the Pedras Salgadas natural park in northern Portugal, these new self-catering eco-houses are perfect for outdoorsy families. Theres a boating lake, outdoor pool, mountain bikes, a restaurant and a spa that uses thermal spring water. Two futuristic … [Link]

Ayuntamiento de Madrid – Notas de prensa

Ana Botella, con el alcalde de Veracruz

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Calles afectadas por los trabajos de rehabilitación de estructuras

Posted 5 hours ago

Se incluyen también los trabajos con cargo a las inversiones financieramente sostenibles [Link]

Acuerdos de la Junta de Gobierno de la Ciudad de Madrid

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TravelMole Media Group, L.L.C. | Top Stories

EasyJet cabin manager jailed for smuggling

Posted 90 minutes ago

Ringleader got staff discount for the rest of the gang [Link]

CAA grants Monarch ATOL extension

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Group failed to complete sale in time for licence renewal [Link]

CAA grants Monarch ATOL extension

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Group failed to complete sale in time for licence renewal [Link]

Travel | Mail Online

Inside the abandoned Japanese Nara Dreamland Theme Park built in the Sixties

Posted 114 minutes ago

Michael Turtle, 34, from London, journeyed to the Nara Dreamland Theme Park, which closed in 2006, and photographed the abandoned attractions. [Link]

On board the spectacular Sunborn Yacht that is London's first floating hotel

Posted 114 minutes ago

Situated in Royal Victoria Dock, within sight of the Millennium Dome – The luxury Sunborn Yacht has become the Capital’s only floating hotel. [Link]

Emma Watson and David Beckham give Paddington Bear makeover for London fan trail

Posted 114 minutes ago

The stars of the film, set to be released in November, teamed up with The Saturdays, Davina McCall and the Chelsea football team to design their own bear for the trail and raise money for the NSPCC. [Link]

MallorcaWeb: Latest news

Natural areas of the Balearic Islands

Posted 20 months ago

Situation, visits, events… [Link]

Illustrated catalogue of the springs in Mallorca

Posted 22 months ago

It includes by now 755 water springs. [Link]

Traditional fairs for November

Posted 23 months ago

Dijous bo in Inca, the Olive Oil Fair in Caimari, the Mushroom Fair in Mancor… [Link]

RSS Actualidad

Dénia Gastronomy, a Stroll through Scenery and Culinary Delights

Posted 7 hours ago

October 11th is your chance to get to know the history of Dénia through its cuisine. Traditional dishes, local produce and of course, monuments, a jam-packed event for everyone. Don´t miss it! [Link]

Valencian Love on October 9th

Posted 7 hours ago

October 9th in the capital of Turia is the day that Valencians celebrate the local equivalent to Valentine´s Day, as well as the National Day of the Valencian Community. These two celebrations commemorate the arrival of Jaume I and the feast day of Sant Donís. Two fiestas rolled into one, one to celebrate peace and the other for love. [Link]

La Ruta de las Águilas, The Bike Addicts’ Race

Posted 7 hours ago

If competing on two wheels is your thing, come and take part in la Ruta de las Águilas, a multi-stage mountain bike race held in Navajas and Montanejos from October 9th -12th 2014. And it´s not just about racing – you can also learn to paddle surf in the reservoir, enter a paella competition or simply enjoy nature. If you … [Link]

USATODAY – Destinations Top Stories

Pilgrimage to Mecca

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#Stressedpets: Inside Edition and 10Best want your vote!

Posted 22 hours ago

Do these pets need a vacation? Vote for the 10 most stressed pets in America​.             [Link]

Webcam Wednesday: Watch bears fish for their supper

Posted 27 hours ago

Watch bears swimming for their supper at Katmai National Park in Alaska.             [Link]

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George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin wedding: a look at the Aman Canal Grande Hotel in Venice

Posted 6 days ago

Captivating, breathtakingly beautiful, architecturally inspiring – it’s hard to capture the essence of Venice in one word. Perhaps the first and most fitting description is the epitome of romance. [Link]

Trans-Siberian railway: Slow and almost steady across the steppe

Posted 6 days ago

The first proposal for a railway across Siberia came in the 1850s from an English engineer, Thomas Duff, who, noting the preponderance of wild horses on his journeys in the region, put forward a scheme for trains that were literally driven by horse power. With the equine angle dropped, work on the line finally began under Tsar Alexander III in … [Link]

Winter at its height

Posted 6 days ago

Seasons come and go, each leaving an impression, each different from the last. It’s an annual cycle of varying temperatures, traditions and activities. And while Mother Nature can hardly be accused of playing favourites, when winter comes to Austria it is distinctly special and all embracing. During this snowy season, visitors will not only be enchanted by majestic mountains, festive … [Link]

Peanuts News

Ryanair condems Ferrovial/BAA’s latest attempt to delay the sale of Stansted and a better …

Posted 3 years ago

Ryanair today (Oct 7th) condemned the latest attempts by the Ferrovial/BAA monopoly to further delay the sale of Stansted Airport, as recommended by the Competition Commission over three years ago in its August 2008 report. Ryanair has been invited to a case management conference this afternoon before the Competition Appeals Tribunal (CAT) at which the Ferrovial/BAA monopoly is seeking to “stay” … [Link]

Airberlin and Malev launch codeshare operation – 2011-10-10

Posted 3 years ago

Airberlin and the Hungarian airline Malev will in future be offering their customers selected flights as codeshare services. The codeshare agreement comes into force today and applies to flights from 30th October 2011. [Link]

Frontier Airlines receives coveted IOSA registration – 2011-10-05

Posted 3 years ago

Frontier Airlines has successfully completed the International Air Transport Association's (IATA) Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) and achieved IOSA registration. Frontier is a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. RJET +3.95%. [Link]

Offers in the Region of Valencia

FLY WITH PARAGLADING!, 130€, SANTA POLA, Adventure sports, Comunitat Valenciana

Posted 3 years ago

First contact with paragliding: come with Sureste . A safe, amazing and exciting sport, discover it in Santa Pola. [Link]

ADVENTURE IN THE NATURE, 50€, MONTANEJOS, Adventure sports, Comunitat Valenciana

Posted 3 years ago

Enjoy doing sport with Geoextrem. Canyoning in Montanejos (Castellón) [Link]

LIVE PAINTBALL , 25€, BOCAIRENT, Adventure sports, Comunitat Valenciana

Posted 3 years ago

Paintball in the deep of the mountain range with quality tours . For 10 persons in Bocairent [Link]

Cosmopolitan Forums

Not Looking Forward to Christmas

Posted 13 months ago

NOT LOOKING FORWARD TO CHRISTMAS Michael Walsh On the face of it, the idyllic Andalucía hills forming a backdrop to Estapona are an unlikely lair for a whistle-blower whose revelations could threaten a country’s senate and expose the European Union to charges of cover-up and fraud. When Latvian anti-corruption dissident John Christmas rumbled Latvian state deceitfulness, his primary need was … [Link]

Fleeced like sheep

Posted 13 months ago

Fleeced like sheep; Nadia and I visited the bank with a view to transferring €400 to a non-EU bank. No problems except that there is a bank transaction fee of €45. Thankfully we have a non-EU national who told us of a local internet café where the transaction can be done just as securely – for €6. She has never … [Link]

As True Today as it Ever Was

Posted 13 months ago

I could not dig, I dared not rob / Therefore I lied to please the mob / Now all my lies are proved untrue / And I must face the men I slew / What tale shall serve me here among / Mine angry and defrauded young. – Rudyard Kipling. 1865 – 1936. [Link]

Spain and Portugal for Visitors

Tourism to Fuel the Flagging Spanish Economy

Posted 3 years ago

The economic news from Spain is dire to say the least. Recent figures are showing that the Spanish economy is slowly but surely slipping back into another recession. Despite all the doom and gloom, there is one sector of the economy that has been growing and is predicted to grow further in 2012: tourism. [Link]

Tourism to fuel the fledging Spanish economy

Posted 3 years ago

The economic news coming from Spain is dire to say the least. Recent figures are showing that the Spanish economy is slowly, but surely, slipping back into another recession. Despite all the doom and gloom, there is one sector of the economy that has been growing and is predicted to grow further in 2012: tourism. [Link]

Maldonado Worlds Most Expensive Ham

Posted 3 years ago

Castile-La Mancha and Extremadura Iberian ham comes with black toenailsThough not actually available until 2008. the Maldonado family firm's 2006 Alba Quercus Reserve Iberian hams are being reserved at the whopping price of $2000 each, making this probably the most expensive ham in the world. Unfortunately the combination of high prices and pigs has brought out the worst in journalists around the world. For example, one headline from the normally … [Link]

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