Tourist Attractions

‘An uplifting experience’: Readers’ favorite places in Lisbon | Lisbon Holidays

Winning tip: an elevator for fabulous views After a morning of sightseeing in the historic center, my favorite place in Lisbon is an exhilarating experience: the Santa Justa elevator connects downtown Lisbon with the Chiado district at the top of the hill. I simply love the beautiful wrought iron of …

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Tornos News | The Greek island of Alonissos among the best destinations in the world for ecotourism

The Greek island of Alonissos, an Aegean island from north to north of Evia, has been named one of the top destinations for ecotourism, according to greekreporter.com. ABTA Magazine, the publication representing the UK’s largest travel association, recently published its top ecotourism destinations; in second position is the Greek island …

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Regina’s Knapp Takes First Place at Moose Jaw of Saskatchewan Curling Tour

Tournament champion quickly does the job of Winnipeg’s Corey Chambers in championship final Kelly Knapp apparently didn’t want to waste any time when it came to winning the Sask Curling Tour Moose Jaw Championship on Sunday night. Knapp and his Regina quartet of third Brock Montgomery, second Mike Armstrong and …

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Here are Oregon’s top-rated tourist attractions in addition to Cannon Beach.

Cannon Beach may be the most iconic image travelers have in mind of Oregon, but there is so much more to see and do in this state. Above the sunny state of California sits Oregon, also known as the “Beaver State”; Known for its rugged coastlines, fresh seafood, and scenic …

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These are the worst streets in New York to get a parking ticket

There’s no free lunch – and, as a new study shows, “free parking” could also be a misnomer in New York City. Data recently released by SpotAngels reveals the neighborhoods, and even the exact spaces, where city drivers are most likely to get parking tickets these days. According to the …

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Germany becomes a popular destination among American tourists

Travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth.com looked at traveler data for thousands of policies purchased for travel between Thanksgiving and New Years in the United States. Germany has consistently climbed to the top of the list of European destinations every year, especially during the holiday travel season. During the rest of …

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The number of tourists to Greece has increased significantly since the reopening

Greek government officials announced that the number of tourists through August had reached around 50% of the totals seen in 2019 before the coronavirus pandemic. According to Reuters.com, Greek Tourism Minister Vassilis Kikilias reported that the country saw arrivals increase by 79.2% and spending jumped 135.7% between January and August …

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“It’s not the same” – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A 43-year-old security guard working at LOVE Park Christmas Village faces murder charges. Police said Gregory Thomas opened fire and killed Ryan Groff, 29, of Lancaster, Pa., After an altercation in the park. The Christmas Village is scheduled to open at LOVE Park next week. But this …

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Fisk drops to win a seat on tour

Former Georgia Southern golfer Steven Fisk seems to have a knack for playing his best golf when his back is against the wall. Heading into Monday’s final round of the Korn Ferry Tour qualifying tournament at Landings Club on Savannah’s Marshwood Golf Course, Fisk was tied for 86th place. The …

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