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As soon as tourists step outside their hotel complexes they are accosted, charmed and implored with bumster offers of advice, friendship and, sometimes, love.

2006-10-12

 tourism Gambia bumster
Venice may have stood for hundreds of years, but its population is recycled every few days as tourists come and go. For residents, such an influx is edging them out. ... "Venice is becoming a museum."...

2006-10-10

 Italy tourism Venice museum
The hotel of the future could resemble a large portable space capsule. The 'pod' could be developed anywhere, packed up easily and moved to any location in the world. It would contain different-sized rooms which could be easily rearranged, and guests could choose their view by changing images on the walls...

2004-01-23

 mobile travel architecture hotel virtual future tourism future travel
Less than eight minutes after arriving at the famed attraction, a group of tourists visiting the Mount Rushmore National Memorial has made it clear they will not leave until at least one photo of every possible combination of people has been taken by every available camera, sources reported today.

2009-02-16

 mathematics tourism camera permutation
British tourist Keith Brown was sentenced to four years in prison after Dubai customs officers found a 0.003g trace of cannabis stuck to his shoe.... Possession of painkillers like codeine and some cold and flu medication could result in a mandatory four-year prison sentence, Fair Trials International said. In one of the most extreme cases, it reported a man being held after poppy seeds from a bread roll were found on his clothes. ... If...

2008-02-08

 United Arab Emirates tourism
Cheap Flights, Airline Tickets, Hotels, Travel Deals - Search Data from 100's of Travel Sites at KAYAK...
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Stringent new security regulations affecting most tourists have been introduced at US air and sea ports.

2004-01-05

 fingerprint surveillance big brother USA alien visitor tourism humiliation tracking War On Terror travel
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called on Tehran to free three US citizens who crossed into Iran while hiking in Iraq.

2009-12-14

 Iran Iraq tourism USA
Google has added Pompeii to its Street View application, allowing internet users to take a 360-degree virtual tour of the ancient Roman city.

2009-12-04

 Pompeii Italy maps Google archaeology tourism virtual
Sir Richard Branson has unveiled the rocket plane he will use to take fare-paying passengers into space

2009-12-08

 Richard Branson space travel tourism space
Florence and Venice have started fining people who sit down on the steps in front of their churches. The 50-euro fines apply to the areas around Florence's cathedral, the Duomo, and the Basilica of St Mark in St Mark's Square in Venice...

2003-08-09

 Italy church sit tourism fine incredible
Police in Peru say they have airlifted the last of the tourists stranded near the Inca ruins of Machu Picchu after floods destroyed road and rail links. Nearly 1,300 travellers were flown out by helicopters on Friday, a local policeman told the Associated Press. A total of nearly 4,000 tourists and local residents have now left the area following last Sunday's heavy flooding. The Machu Picchu site, which attracts more than 400,000...

2010-01-30

 Machu Picchu Peru flood helicopter tourism

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