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ZIKA VIRUS: Inland travelers sticking with travel plans
Treat clothes with permethrin or another Environmental Protection Agency-registered insecticide for extra protection. • If using sunscreen, apply sunscreen first, then bug repellent. • Traveling? Get country-specific travel recommendations:
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From Charleston to Havana: Direct travel to Cuba takes big step forward
While there are some restrictions that will initially limit the numbers of American travelers, the door has been cracked open, and it's expected to widen in the months and years ahead, said Ted Lawson, president of National Travel based in Charleston.
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Don't Quit Your Job to Travel the World
We've all read it a million times: "I quit my job to travel the world — you should too!" While this sort of mindset is certainly a trending topic these days, I don't think it's something that should be taken lightly. Lots of people have "Eat, Pray …
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Tacoma company will bring your pre-travel vaccines and medications to you
So in September 2015, Nair, 32, founded TravelRx, a company that will send a trained pharmacist to a person's front door to give travel medications and vaccines, and counsel travelers on health and safety risks in the countries they plan on visiting.
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Skedaddle Is Using On-Demand Charter Busses To Fix Long-Distance Travel
While Uber and Lyft now have a glorified monopoly on intracity transportation, there is still a need for a safe, reliable transportation option that can disrupt longer distance trip providers like Greyhound and Amtrak. That's where Skedaddle comes in …
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State bans pvt hotel meetings; officials to travel in economy
Furthermore, bureaucrats have also been asked to use video-conferencing as much as possible to avoid the travel for the purpose of attending meetings, while the government would allow only 15 per cent expenditure of the Budget Estimates in the last …
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The 13 Best Time-Travel Movies & TV Shows
The series, based on Stephen King's novel of the same name, expertly employs the stories time-travel device — which, as it turns out, isn't used as often in movies and TV as you might have thought, and it used well even less often. Here are our …
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Accomable: Could this Airbnb-style service revolutionize disability travel?
Later on that trip, Madipalli was joined in California by Sibley, another passionate globetrotter, who was already working to help raise the profile of accessible travel. The pair decided then and there to set up an online magazine, Disability Horizons …
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Travel From The Arctic To The Antarctic Via Private Jet On This 0000 Expedition
Limited to 10 people, the tour—which includes two guides, a traveling porter, and first-class meals, wines, and spirits—costs roughly $ 100,400 (£69,995) per person based on twin sharing or $ 200,600 (£140,000) per couple, inclusive of taxes and …
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DHS adds new travel limits out of terror fears
The Obama administration is expanding restrictions for foreigners able to travel to the U.S. without a visa, due to increased concerns about terrorism. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Thursday said that people who have recently traveled to …
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Scalia's Death at Private Ranch Highlights Tension Over Justices' Travel

Scalia's Death at Private Ranch Highlights Tension Over Justices' Travel
When Justice Antonin Scalia went hunting in recent years, he didn't list the trips in his annual financial reports—to the frustration of transparency advocates who want to know who the justices spend time with off the bench. But not all private travel …
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Demand for travel to Russia rises by 30% among European tourists
Demand for travel to Russia rises by 30% among European tourists. February 19, 2016 Kommersant. More and more European tourists are taking advantage of the cheap ruble to visit Russia, as data from reservation service Momondo and popular airfare …
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Why I Fell In Love With Solo Travel
Solo travel might seem intimidating at first, but it allows you to have an incredible, personal experience while abroad. If you have ever travelled in a group, or with another person, you know how incredibly special it can be to share the experience of …
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5 Paris Travel Myths
In the months before my trip I read as many Paris travel guides that I could get my hands on, and scoured blogs and Pinterest as well for any and all travel tips. Some of the myths came from those guides, and some came from talking with my family and …
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33 Travel Tips From Forbes Travel Guide's Inspectors
Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Ladera Resort Saint Lucia (Credit: Ladera Resorts). To give you a taste of what you can expect when we unveil Forbes Travel Guide's 2016 Star Awards on February 22, we checked in with our team of incognito inspectors.
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Secrets For Taking Amazing Travel Photos on Your Smartphone
After all the planning, saving, and anticipation that comes in advance of a major trip, it's only natural to want to preserve the memory in the best way possible. And good news: great travel photography doesn't require lugging around a professional …
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Monroe County travel advisory lifted

Monroe County travel advisory lifted
Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo issued a travel advisory Tuesday urging residents to avoid any unnecessary travel until 5 a.m. Wednesday morning. In addition the County's Emergency Operations Center will be partially activated. All residents are …
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Costly Travel Mistakes You Should Stop Making
Let's be honest, a lot of conventional travel wisdom — from always book your trip early, to exchange currency at the airport — is out of date in an increasingly digital and connected world. And travelers who still follow such misguided advice end up …
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AT&T Hello Lab Launches With Damon and Jo Travel Series

AT&T Hello Lab Launches With Damon and Jo Travel Series
It's hard to travel when you're 20-something and broke, right? Wrong. Over the past three years, Damon Dominique and Joanna Franco, have proven that it's possible to travel on a really tight budget. On their hit show, Shut Up and Go, we've watched them …

Travel providers offer deals amid virus, economic concerns
Economic uncertainty coupled with threats such as the Zika virus are driving travel providers to cut prices on vacation packages. "Traveling by car this year was already going to be more cost effective thanks to the lowest gas prices in seven years …
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Starr Companies Expand Travel Insurance Services to Cuba
Starr Companies has expanded the availability of its travel insurance and assistance services for travel to Cuba. These plans provide trip cancellation and trip interruption insurance as well as accident and sickness benefits. In addition, the plans …
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It-Girl Influencers Give Travel Advice Through Curated Conversations
The newly-launched website 'a conversation' is what would happen if the real-talking restaurant reviewers at The Infatuation started giving travel advice. It's a chatty new website started by Stevie Benanty, a former music industry veteran and social …
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Onondaga County, other CNY counties issue travel advisories
Other Central New York counties have also issued travel advisories, including Seneca, Cayuga and Madison counties and the city of Syracuse. The Onondaga County travel advisory does not restrict travel. It is a warning to motorists that hazardous …

US, Cuba Sign Deal to Reopen Air Travel Between Nations
U.S. and Cuban officials signed an agreement Tuesday in Havana that provides for the reopening of scheduled air services between the two nations for the first time in more than 50 years. The move is expected to set off a scramble among U.S. carriers to …
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Was travel advisory issued soon enough?
Two hours after the morning rush, both the City and Monroe County issued travel advisories urging no unnecessary travel. But some drivers asked if that was too little, too late. Many had already gotten where they needed to go and wondered why this wasn …
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Travel advisories for Monroe, Seneca, Steuben Livingston Counties

Travel advisories for Monroe, Seneca, Steuben Livingston Counties
Rochester, N.Y. – Travel advisories have been issued for Monroe, Seneca, Steuben, and Livingston Counties Tuesday. Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo issued a travel advisory and urged residents to avoid any unnecessary travel in Monroe County.
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Lens | A Frequent Flyer's Photos of Air Travel
Mindaugas Kavaliauskas grew up in Lithuania when it was still a part of the Soviet Union and he remembers flying as a teenager to Moscow to see his grandmother in the 1980s. Air travel seemed “a matter of privilege, luxury.” And now? Well, he has used …
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August's Socially Conscious Bags Merge Fashionable With Travel-Ready
Spend twelve months trekking across the globe and you're going to learn a thing or two about packing, which is exactly what happened to LA-based mom and travel enthusiast Jenna Jackson, along with her husband, Charlie Jackson. The two packed up their …
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