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Where to Visit in South East Asia

Planning a trip to South East Asia? Read this. Reduce your 6 degrees of separation with these 6 unique South East Asia Experiences from our friends at Flight Centre small group tours Luang Prabang Morning Alms One of South East Asia’s most ionic rituals the tak bat – or the Buddhist Lao monks’ morning collection of food in Luang Prabang — is a humbling experience for anyone venturing through the north of central Laos. The…

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How Much Does It Cost to Get a Passport?

  August 10, 2018 You’ve picked your dream vacation destination and all but have your bags packed. But before you get too excited about your trip abroad, you better make sure you have the right documents. Any American who wants to travel internationally needs a passport so they can enter other countries and return to the U.S. Unfortunately, getting this essential travel document isn’t cheap. We’ll break down all the costs associated with getting a…

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Nevada Weed Taxes Exceed Expectations, Tourism Opportunities Await

One year into Nevada’s foray into legalized marijuana and (at least budget-wise) things are definitely in the black. Or, is it green? Associated Press reports that marijuana revenue projections have been exceeded by 25 percent in Nevada’s first year of sales, blowing away even the loftiest expectations of legalization’s most strident proponents. In actual dollars, sales are expected to exceed $500 million with tax revenue around $70 million—$25 million of which is earmarked for schools.…

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The Trump Slump Hits U.S. Tourism

Despite a world-wide boom in travel, ever since our forty-fifth president was elected, tourism to the United States from foreign countries has steadily dropped. 08.04.18 9:08 PM ET Summertime, but where are the foreign tourists? Ever since our forty-fifth president was elected, tourism to the United States from foreign countries has steadily dropped—in the face of a world-wide boom in travel—and the authoritative U.S. Travel Association has just provided me with figures projecting a further…

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Why there’s never been a hotter time to visit Koh Samui

EAT Credit: vikasayoga. com/the-place/life-cafe Vikasa Life Cafe Two European raw food chefs—one from Berlin, the other Paris—move to Samui and shack up in business with Kosta Miachin, the lean yogi master behind Vikasa yoga hotel. Boris Lauser and Cyril Schiv’s health food cafe goes way beyond just raw and vegan dishes, even giving the nod to salmon and tuna at times, though the backbone of the menu remains local island produce with plenty of tropical fruits…

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