Category Archives: Travel

FAA Cancellation Of Flights To Israel Ends

Joshua Pundit: The FAA just ended the ban on flights by American carriers to Israel. Some European carriers are still continuing the ban. The new determination came, ostensibly, following an FAA security review with U.S. officials. The FAA did leave … Continue reading

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The Last Communist City

A visit to the dystopian Havana that tourists never see Downtown Old Havana, just blocks from the capitol – Ted Soqui/Corbis Michael J. Totten – City Journal – Spring 2014 Neill Blomkamp’s 2013 science-fiction film Elysium, starring Matt Damon and … Continue reading

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Forum: What’s The Favorite Foreign Country You Have Traveled To Or Lived In?

Every week on Monday morning, the The Council Forum and our invited guests weigh in at the Council Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: What’s The Favorite Foreign … Continue reading

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Newest Obama ‘Let Them Eat Cake’ Chapter

First Lady Michelle Obama walks with her daughters Malia, left, and Sasha, right, as they visit the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China in Beijing on Sunday (03.23.14), after having pulled a fast one on photographers hoping to … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Sochi Olympics… My Name is “Peggy”

“How was your flight over? I hope that little scare concerning “Toothpaste Bombs” did not spoil your flight. “ KingJester: TRANSLATION: The Department of Homeland Security has issued a warning to U.S. and some foreign airlines traveling to Russia for … Continue reading

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United Airlines bans transport of certain breeds of dogs

Written By Julie DeVito  –  Published March 29, 2012  –  FoxNews.com  – h/t to MJ United Airlines PetSafe program bans nine breeds of dogs, inlcuding Pit Bull Terriers and American Staffordshire Terriers. (AP) The friendly skies of United Airlines have … Continue reading

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Doggin’ The Black Hills: 15 Cool Things To See When You Hike With Your Dog

“If your dog is fat,” the old saying goes, “you aren’t getting enough exercise.” But walking the dog need not be just about a little exercise. Here are 15 cool things you can see around the Black Hills while you … Continue reading

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Lily’s Kitchen – A Dogs-Only Restaurant Opens in London

Lily’s Kitchen may not be the world’s first restaurant for dogs, but it’s certainly the coolest one right now. Dogs get to eat for free, have their bellies rubbed and can even listen to a nice story. What more could … Continue reading

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~~ 9 Places To See Before They Disappear ~~

From tropical islands to glacial terrain, beloved places around the world are literally disappearing due to various issues from global climate change and deforestation to abusive or poorly-managed tourism. 1. Tuvalu Photo above by mrlins This Polynesian island nation is … Continue reading

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2 Missing After Greek Cruise Ship Sinks

(CBS News) SANTORINI, Greece A Mediterranean cruise ship that struck a volcanic reef and forced the evacuation of hundreds of tourists sank on Friday, 15 hours after it began taking on water off the coast of the Greek island of … Continue reading

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