03 Oct Top 5 Destinations to Spend New Year’s Eve in Europe Posted at 22:56h in Blog by Victoria People say that the way you spend your New Year’s Eve can set the tone for the entire year. If that’s the case, then you should spend New Year’s Eve in the best way you can; you can travel around the world and enjoy new experiences. For late deals, you can check https://www.dealchecker.co.uk/cheap-holidays.html to get the best deals. Europe is a great place to spend New Year’s Eve. The following are some of the top cities in Europe that you can spend New Year’s Eve. Paris [France] Paris, also known as the City of Lights, is one of the perfect places to celebrate New Year’s Eve. Paris is famous for its parties. During the holidays, Paris offers even more fun activities such as fireworks and celebrations and elegant dinners. If you want to watch the firework shows, one of the best spots is the Arc de Triomphe. A great show … [Read more...] about Top 5 Destinations to Spend New Year’s Eve in Europe
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Barcelona was named the seventh most popular global destination in TripAdvisor’s 2019 Travelers Choice Awards. (iStock) 370258 05: The Seattle Space Needle is viewed during dusk with Mt. Rainier in the background May 30, 2000 in Seattle, WA. (Photo by Dan Callister/Newsmakers) Theater. Art. Opera. Munich’s cultural triple-threat lands it on the Travel+Leisure’s best places for women to travel alone. (Photo: Getty Images) Old town Dubrovnik is famous for its red-tile roofs, Old town Dubrovnik is known for its red-tile roofs, most of which were replaced in the decade after the Serbian siege of the city in the early 1990s. A UNESCO World Heritage site, Croatia’s largest city was shelled by the Yugoslav army, and remnants of the attack still remain. Photo by Shant Petrossian/LA Daily News. Austin’s festival and food truck culture makes it a natural draw for solo travelers. (Getty) This undated photo provided by Salzburg Tourism shows … [Read more...] about Travel+Leisure’s 10 Best Places for Women To Travel Solo
Elena Becatoros, Associated Press Updated 2:02 am PDT, Wednesday, March 20, 2019 FILE - In this Wednesday May 2, 2018 file photo, children play at a makeshift refugee camp outside Moria on the northeastern Aegean island of Lesbos, Greece. European governments breathed a sigh of relief as the European Union reached a deal with Turkey designed to stop hundreds of thousands of refugees and migrants heading into the heart of Europe. For many of those who had fled war, hunger and poverty hoping for a bright future on the continent, the deal shattered their dreams. less FILE - In this Wednesday May 2, 2018 file photo, children play at a makeshift refugee camp outside Moria on the northeastern Aegean island of Lesbos, Greece. European governments breathed a sigh of relief as ... more Photo: Petros Giannakouris, AP … [Read more...] about 3 years on, what’s become of the EU-Turkey migration deal?
Russell Contreras and Kirsten Grieshaber, Associated Press Updated 4:30 pm PST, Friday, February 22, 2019 FILE - In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Prosecutors will have to clear a series of high legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly anew and convict him, even if video evidence is available. Speculation the R&B star could face new charges arose after attorney Michael Avenatti said Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, he recently gave prosecutors a VHS tape showing Kelly having sex with an underage girl. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP, File) less FILE - In this June 30, 2013 file photo, R. Kelly performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Prosecutors will have to clear a series of high legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly anew and convict him, ... more Photo: Frank Micelotta, Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP … [Read more...] about R. Kelly’s European concerts in doubt after new charges
Viet Nam News by Mary Pecaut I first set foot in Việt Nam in 2014. As a US citizen embarrassed by my country’s policies during and following the American-Việt Nam War, I was uncertain about the welcome that awaited me. Because I spoke French and had family members living in Toronto, I prepared to answer that certain-to-be-asked question: Where are you from? By replying, Canada. I was pleasantly surprised to find that US citizens are very welcome in Việt Nam and that there was no need to hide my identity. Upon arrival, I started my quest to understand my new home country and her people. Usually when I arrive in a newly assigned country, I dive into the local culture through food, art and language. I soon discovered that the best window into Vietnamese culture was by understanding a unique Vietnamese national holiday. Tết Nguyên Đán, otherwise known as Tết, is the most important and popular holiday in Việt Nam. The word … [Read more...] about Can a holiday explain a national identity?