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Destination locations pulls tourists in from around the world, give back to the community
WESTON — An important factor in tourism is having a destination location, something people know about and are willing to go to, either multiple times throughout the years or for a major event, even if they have to travel long distances. Lewis County …
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Before I Rank The World’s Best First Class Airlines & Lounges…
This is long overdue. All the time I see mainstream media articles ranking the world’s best first class products. There’s only one problem — the person writing the story typically hasn’t actually flown any of the products, and just uses airline …
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Former US President Jimmy Carter says would travel to N Korea: NYT
NEW YORK, October 22 (Reuters): Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said he would be willing to travel to North Korea on behalf of the Trump administration to help diffuse rising tensions, The New York Times reported on its website on Sunday. “I would go …
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Diving: Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title

Diving: Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Steve LoBue admitted to a “surreal moment” as he became the first American to win gold in the men’s 27 meters high diving at the world championships on Sunday. LoBue’s career-high victory came two years after he was hailed as a …
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Life at the end of a diving board
Northeast dive coach Rob Babcock said diving involves grace, balance and is a dance routine with 11 different moves. Lincoln High sophomore Payton Prall, who has danced competitively in the past, said Links diving coach Reynaldo Castro often uses the same …
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St. X favored at Southwest Ohio High School Swimming & Diving Classic
The largest invitational of its kind in the United States will be back for its 32 nd installment Saturday and Sunday as more than 2,900 swimmers from more than 100 schools hit the pool for the Southwest Ohio High School Swimming & Diving Classic.
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Midday Fix: World Roller Derby Week

Midday Fix: World Roller Derby Week
Athletes from across the Midwest will launch World Roller Derby Week, Aug. 13-20, on the 82nd anniversary of Chicagoan Leo Seltzer presenting his creation, Roller Derby, at the Chicago Coliseum Aug. 13, 1935.
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Feedback: What’s your roller derby name?
I’m Eff Bomber and I play for the Snake Pit Derby Dames out of CDA. My daughters also play for the “Sweet Fangs” junior derby also out of CDA and their names are Kick N Ash and Hurts Donut. They also play for the Pixies. Lilac City Roller Girls!
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Roller derby season begins
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Kayla was live at Skaters Choice in Panama City where the Sugar Sands Roller Dolls are getting ready for their home opener. The first bout will be Sunday, June 11th at 7 p.m. at Skaters Choice. The cost will be $ 10 and the …
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The Best Places In The World To Cycle Include Scotland

The Best Places In The World To Cycle Include Scotland
“If you travel south through Argentina you’ve got the Pampas which is about 2,000 miles of grasslands. It’s some of the most boring cycling in the world and it’s relentlessly windy, but you’re rewarded by getting down to the city of Ushuaia on …
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Festivals of the Dead Around the World
The Celts believed that the night before Samhain, spirits from the other world came and destroyed vegetation with their breath, leaving the land barren for winter. People would leave food and wine on their doorsteps to appease the spirits, and wear masks …
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50 most visited tourist attractions in the world
Americans love to travel, but they prefer to stick within their own borders. B) Wherever Mickey Mouse goes, he conquers. C) Paris is the unofficial cultural theme park of the world. And D) Niagara Falls isn’t just for lovers anymore. But the list also …
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Made in Chicago: Roller Derby Inspires World Celebration August 13 through 19

Made in Chicago: Roller Derby Inspires World Celebration August 13 through 19
Roller Derby, at the Chicago Coliseum Aug. 13, 1935 (Image Provided) World Roller Derby Week Aug. 13-19 will include an inaugural annual public celebration, retro-style games and a national community service blood drive in honor of the invention of Roller …
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This roller derby player goes by the name Hebrew-Ham Lincoln
NEW YORK (JTA) — Dara Fineman may not be the only Jewish player in the Gotham Girls Roller Derby League, but she’s the only one who sports a Star of David painted over her eye. Her derby name is plenty Jewish, too: “Hebrew-Ham Lincoln” — yes …
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It’s not your grandmother’s roller derby
Dave and Beth Corson drove in from Tampa Sunday afternoon to watch their daughter participate in a new team sport that involves knocking other players to the ground. “I just hope she doesn’t get hurt,” said Beth Corson, repeating the mantra of mothers …
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Diving-Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title

Diving-Miracle man LoBue claims high diving world title
BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Steve LoBue admitted to a “surreal moment” as he became the first American to win gold in the men’s 27 metres high divingat the world championships on Sunday. LoBue’s career-high victory came two years after he was hailed as a “miracle …
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High diving seems like great fun, but fear is always there
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) – Against the stunning backdrop of the Hungarian Parliament, looming on the opposite side of the Danube, 10 women spent a glorious summer afternoon climbing up a towering metal structure, all for the purpose of hurling themselves …
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Lady Plainsmen Swimming and Diving Has High Hopes for 2017 [VIDEO]
The 2017 girl’s high school swimming and diving season could turn out to be a banner one for Laramie High School. Laramie returns 19 state qualifiers, which includes seven All-State swimmers and divers, off last year’s team that finished as the 4A …
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Moroccan Minister of Tourism Receives World Travel Award

Moroccan Minister of Tourism Receives World Travel Award
New York – Morocco’s Minister of Tourism Lahcen Haddad received the 2015 Outstanding Contribution to Travel & Tourism Industry Award granted by World Travel Awards (WTA). The 22nd Annual World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony was celebrated on …
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Hon. Edmund Bartlett wins World Travel Award
Minister Bartlett Receives World Travel Award for Outstanding Services to Travel KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett received the distinctive award of World’s Leading Personality for Outstanding Services to Travel …
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Guinness Storehouse named Europe’s top travel attraction in World Travel Awards
Irish tourism authorities have welcomed the news that the Guinness Storehouse has been named ‘Europe’s leading tourist attraction’ in the prestigious World Travel Awards. The Dublin venue, which regularly tops Fáilte Ireland’s annual list for …
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World Travel Tracker Map ® – Scratch off map
Find this Pin and more on stuff. For søster: Corkboard Map. You could hang pictures of pictures from your trip on the location You could hang pictures of pictures from your trip on the location. Not sure how it would look on a neutral-colored wall, but …
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61 Disneyland Travel Tips and Disney World Tricks! {save money}
Let your Disney dreams go wild with these Disneyland Travel Tips and Disney World Tricks! Planning a trip to Disneyland or Disney World? Get the most out of your time at Disney World and Disneyland with these Savvy Disneyland and Disney World Travel Tips!
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My guilty pleasures: NFL football and World War II

My guilty pleasures: NFL football and World War II
This piece differs from my usual op/ed offerings that appear in the newspapers in my conservative congressional district (VA-06). Usually, my columns are designed to challenge the conservative reader in these dark times on the political right– to …
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How Your Sunday NFL Football Gets Made
The television production crews that help bring professional football games to some 15 or so million people on any given network on any given Sunday are kind of like NFL placeholders. You don’t really recognize who they are or what they do until …
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2013 NFL Draft: RB Fantasy Football Preview
The last few years, NFL teams have severely discounted the value of running backs and the running game in general. Unlike any draft of recent years, the 2013 NFL Draft saw no running backs taken in the first round and the rest of the pack just kept sliding …
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JETSET World Travel

TrendsJETSET World Travel
JETSET World Travel App is a revolutionary scheduling tool that lets travel professionals collaborate, consolidate, and innovate travel plans with their clients. Travel is global, so JETSET is mobile. Travelers may use this app for free, however they must …
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Guinness Storehouse named Europe’s top travel attraction in World Travel Awards
Irish tourism authorities have welcomed the news that the Guinness Storehouse has been named ‘Europe’s leading tourist attraction’ in the prestigious World Travel Awards. The Dublin venue, which regularly tops Fáilte Ireland’s annual list for …
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Euromonitor to Speak at World Travel Market (WTM) 2016
Partnering for the 11th consecutive year with World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event for the travel industry, Euromonitor is pleased to reveal the emerging global travel trends identified by the WTM Global Trends Report on Tuesday 8th of …
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