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Feds give tentative OK to Cuba flights from Houston – Houston Chronicle


Houston Chronicle
Feds give tentative OK to Cuba flights from Houston
Houston Chronicle
A new weekly flight from Bush Intercontinental Airport to Havana was announced Thursday as part of the government’s historic effort to unwind more than 50 years of political tensions, family divisions, trade embargoes and travel restrictions with Cuba.

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Why Montserrat Is This Year's Hottest Caribbean Cruise Destination – Condé Nast Traveler


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Why Montserrat Is This Year’s Hottest Caribbean Cruise Destination
Condé Nast Traveler
That all changed in December, when luxe small-ship cruise line Windstar Cruises recognized the resiliency and perseverance of the islanders (there are only around 5,000 of them) and Montserrat’s real tourism potential, and began running regularly

The week's best travel deals around the globe – Washington Post

Washington Post The week’s best travel deals around the globeWashington PostThe deal applies to select properties in the United States and Canada as well as the Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa. …Read More

Pack your bags America, UK travel is now 15% cheaper – CNBC

CNBC Pack your bags America, UK travel is now 15% cheaperCNBCTravelzoo lists several London properties with half-priced deals for select summer and fall dates. The right booking strategies depend on whether you think the pound …Read More

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'Green' your Road Trip – wwlp.com


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‘Green’ your Road Trip
wwlp.com
Emily Gaylord and Kelsey Colpitts from the Center for Eco Technology in Florence showed us how. ‘Green’ your Road Trip. 1. Prepare your route – use maps or GPS so you don’t get lost and use unnecessary fuel 2. Travel light – less weight means a more …

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The Forgotten Jewish Pirates of Jamaica – Smithsonian


Smithsonian
The Forgotten Jewish Pirates of Jamaica
Smithsonian
With trips spearheaded by Rachel Frankel, a New York-based architect, it hopes to promote conservation of Jewish cemeteries and raise public awareness of them. In the 18th century, the French Enlightenment writer Guillaume-Thomas Raynal advocated …

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Student Designers 3D Print Car for Shell Eco-Marathon Challenge – 3DPrint.com


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Student Designers 3D Print Car for Shell Eco-Marathon Challenge
3DPrint.com
Nowhere was this more clearly in evidence than in the more than 200 entries competing in the European round of the Shell Eco-Marathon that took place in London. The challenge asks designers to create a car that can travel the farthest on a single liter

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Lao Tourism Goes Green to Boost Growth – Voice of America


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Lao Tourism Goes Green to Boost Growth
Voice of America
Bosengkham Vongdara, Laos’ Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism, said the travel sector, especially eco-tourism, offered economic benefits to local communities. “Laos has placed greater emphasis on eco-tourism since 2009. As a result of …

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Best coupon code travel deals for July – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Best coupon code travel deals for JulyUSA TODAYCoupon codes aren’t just for free shipping anymore. If you do your shopping wisely, you can score deep discounts and maybe even some cash back on …Read More

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What to do July 8-15 – Cape Cod Times (subscription)


Cape Cod Times (subscription)
What to do July 8-15
Cape Cod Times (subscription)
Cruise into Cape Cod Bay aboard Albatross; sea creatures brought up to see and touch. $52. $42 ages 4-17. Pre-registration required. 508-349-2615. Aquatic explorations cruise: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Hyannis Harbor, 213 Ocean St. Cruise aboard Hy