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World’s Most Romantic Places to Propose this Leap Year

World’s Most Romantic Places to Propose this Leap Year

It’s a leap year, when, according to tradition, women can get down on bended knee and ask their dithering partner to take their hand in marriage. With 29 February 2012 fast approaching, World Travel Awards

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Iteca Caspian Traditionally Start in September

Iteca Caspian Traditionally Start in September

International exhibitions in Azerbaijan traditionally start in September. Iteca Caspian and its partner, the British ITE Group Plc, have scheduled eleven exhibitions to start this autumn, including the debut of the Caspian: Technologies for the

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The Melbourne Convention Launches Melbourne Planner’s Guide

The Melbourne Convention Launches Melbourne Planner’s Guide

The Melbourne Convention + Visitors Bureau (MCVB) has launched the Melbourne Planner’s Guide 2011/12, its annual, flagship publication and a must-have item for any meeting planner or event organiser Now in its 38th year of

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Spanish Grand Prix Celebration Awaits Families and F1™ Fans at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

Spanish Grand Prix Celebration Awaits Families and F1™ Fans at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

™Ferrari World Abu Dhabi will be transformed in a blaze of colour and Spanish festivities as the Grand Prix season moves to Barcelona this weekend – home of exotic delicacies, culture and Catalonian traditions.  

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Samui Is Becoming a Wedding Destination

Samui Is Becoming a Wedding Destination

Samui has long been an ideal honeymoon destination, but new intimate-scale resorts such as X2 Samui Villas by Design are also making the island an attractive venue for weddings. X2 Samui Villas (the X2 is

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Yvonne Hu at the 2011 IT&CM China Invited to Answer the Question “What’s in it for Me?”!

Yvonne Hu at the 2011 IT&CM China Invited to Answer the Question “What’s in it for Me?”!

Yvonne Hu, IAPCO Honorary Member and representative at the 2011 IT&CM China, invited as a guest speaker at the Future Leaders’ Forum which accompanied the IT&CM China expo, sought to answer the question so often

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IT&CM China 2011 Joins The Inaugural Shanghai Business Events Week Line-Up Of Activities

IT&CM China 2011 Joins The Inaugural Shanghai Business Events Week Line-Up Of Activities

  IT&CM China will anchor the first-ever Shanghai Business Events Week launched by Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administration (SMTA). Taking place from the 11th to 15th April 2011, this initiative to theme leading MICE industry highlights

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Maritime Greenwich World Open Doors for Free

Maritime Greenwich World Open Doors for Free

Several of the historic attractions in Maritime Greenwich open their doors for free offering great value summer days out for all the family. Set beside the Thames in south east London, the beautiful world Heritage

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Foreigners arriving in St. Petersburg on the ferry, no longer need a visa

Foreigners arriving in St. Petersburg on the ferry, no longer need a visa

From April 2010 between St. Petersburg (Russia) and Helsinki (Finland) resumed a ferry service. To provide the transportation to St. Petersburg-Helsinki will be a passenger ferry “Princess Maria” of the Finnish shipping company St. Peter

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Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch Theme Park

Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch Theme Park

Work is expected to begin this year on a 100-acre Michael Jackson entertainment complex that would include a museum, performing arts center, hotel, golf course and theme park inspired by the pop singer’s Neverland Ranch.

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10 Coldest Places on the Earth

10 Coldest Places on the Earth

Not everyone is a heat lover. With low temperatures scaring away those who only want sun and sand, the coldest places are perfect to get away from the summer tourist masses. But if you’re going

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William Carrick: a Scottish Photographer in 19-Century Russia

William Carrick: a Scottish Photographer in 19-Century Russia

William Carrick (1827-1878) was an Edinburgh-born artist, who established himself as a professional photographer in St Petersburg in 1859 and left a remarkable collection of images of Russian life. In 1844, his family moved to

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How New Year Is Celebrated in Russia

How New Year Is Celebrated in Russia

New year in Russia According to the head of the National Center for Public Opinion Research, Valery Fyodorov, 91% of Russians are going to celebrate the New Year. No matter how things are changing in

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Armenian National Tourist Office opens in Moscow

Armenian National Tourist Office opens in Moscow

In Moscow, started to operate National Tourist Office of Armenia (NTOA). Organization’s activities will promote tourism opportunities of the republic in Russia and CIS countries. "Among the priorities of the office - PR and marketing