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Travel Tips: Surviving computer glitches in aiports

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Travel tipsEven with all the technology available to make travel as smoothly as possiible, we are still helpless when tech glitches occur. At the mercy of machines, travelers feel desperate because of flight delays and flight cancellations. So what do you do in case you are one of the hoards trying to get to your destination but cannot do anything because of a computer glitch. Here are some tips:

Rely on your smartphone or tablet

These gadgets are quite portable. Bring them anywhere you go and you can easily get in touch with everyone you need to contact via phone or email. You will also be able to access the internet and maybe find an alternative so you can get to where you need to go.

Go for non-stop flights


Lager And Spice Poached Prawns

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shrimpThis is a fresh, Asian-inspired lemon-herb flavored seafood dish using an American lager like Budweiser or Miller, a light tasting beer that pairs beautifully with seafood. This can be a great family style dish that you could cook in greater batches in a large kettle outside. This would be a wonderful camp side meal as well.


Food Travel: Best ways to Eat Right in Paris

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French food is delectable, but it’s not always the healthiest food choice especially for those who are trying to cut down on calories and fat. It’s absolute sacrilege, on the other hand, to ignore these treats while you’re in the romance capital of the world. Here are simple tips to keep yourself from gaining inches while still enjoying what the city has to offer.

Choose the right type of bread

There is a bakery in almost every corner of France, and more than twenty bread types to choose from in each one of these bakeries. You might want to widen your choice from the usual baguette to something more scrumptious and healthier. Calorie-conscious bread eaters should go for a pain complet, or a whole wheat bread, or a rye bread which they call the pan de seigle.


Top New York Restaurants

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Planning a trip to the big apple? New York is home to some of the worlds finest restaurants. Although it would be impossible to make a list of the best restaurants in new York (since it would be about a dozen pages long!) here’s a short list of some of our favorites.

Atelier
The Ritz-Carlton, near central park is home to Atelier, one of New York’s most acclaimed fine dining restaurants. The artistic cuisine of Atelier’s menu is inspired by the chefs small home town in France . Atelier’s award winning menu features a mix of Parisian favorites as well contemporary French/American fusion.

The Essex House Restaurant
Using the best of the best local American produce, prepared with classical French techniques, chef Alain Ducasse pus a seasonal flare on his unique menu.  The Essex also has a substantial wine list with bottles ranging from $25 to over $1,000 a bottle.


Manchester Travel – The New English Hot Spot

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When you think of great tourist locations in Britain, the same city always seems to come to mind: London. With so much history associated with England’s capital, it’s not surprising that everyone is quick to jump to it when thinking about tourism in the area. However, a contender has arisen in recent years, and is quickly taking the place that London once held in the travel industry, leaving it covered in dust in it’s wake.


Seville Vacation

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Home to famous lover, Don Juan and famous operatic voice, Figaro, Seville, Spain is the perfect choice for vacation destination. A Seville vacation offers many vacation choices from romantic getaway to historical haven. You can also find an ambience in the city that will offer a friendly diversion from every day life when you enjoy a Seville vacation.

So what is there to do on a Seville Vacation? Plenty. On a Seville vacation, you get to see the best part of the spanish culture. When you take a Seville vacation you will leave the real word far behind and experience an environment overflowing with passion that can be found only in this spanish heaven.


Stowe – The Best in the USA?

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Stowe - Best in the U.S ?

Stowe - Best in the U.S ?

The ever popular ski resort of Stow has just been named as one of the best ski resorts in Eastern America by a popular US Skiing magazine, and it’s clear why, because this really is one of the best ski-resorts out there.

As winter rapidly approaches and is now nearly upon us, now is the perfect time to get ready for a trip to the world famous ski county that is Vermont, which has remained the ultimate destination for winter holiday lovers in the United States for generations.  Stowe is just one example of many top quality ski resorts that exist throughout the United States.


The best places to lace up for an international marathon

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Running is a form of exercise that offers a lot of benefits. First off, it’s cheap. Running doesn’t require a lot of big, expensive equipment for you to be able to work out. Second, it’s easy to learn. Unlike other exercises with very precise moves, running is fairly easy to learn whether you’re a 10 year old or well over your sixties. Third, you can do it anywhere. If you travel a lot but hate to miss out on your work out, you needn’t worry about a thing because in any city, whether you’re at the beach or near the mountains, you can almost always find a place to run, even for a short while.