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Dallas Escape Series: The Very Captivating Huatulco Near Oaxaca Mexico

It’s hard to resist writing up our regular Dallas Escape Series with several nods to the beauty of Mexico. Probably a fourth of all of our travel postings have been in or surrounding Mexico. 538 more words


Taking a Look Inside the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea)

Sorry, I had this post stuck in draft mode for more than 6 months now. It’s time!

Photo: My DPRK tourist visa card.

So my journey began in Beijing, where I first met my group from Young Pioneer Tours (YPT) at the City Central Youth Hostel and first laid hands on my blue DPRK visa card. 3,497 more words


At this amazing paradise resort you can dine at the foot of a waterfall

The Villa Escudero Plantations and Resort is pretty much everything you’d expect a tropical dream resort to be. Delicious food, warm wonderful weather, and a restaurant at the foot of a waterfall where guests dine while water rushes under their tables. 313 more words


Traveling Outside the Country This Winter? Don't Forget Your Wireless Phone Travel Plans

Winter is the time of year when many of us are either traveling to sunny, warmer destinations or are planning Spring and Summer travel. A travel plan can include many tasks such as passports, method of travel, hotel accommodations, travel insurance, luggage and packing, medical necessities, food and beverage, etc. 110 more words


A flag drawn in blood

PETER FROST takes us back 70 years to a massacre by British soldiers in a square in Athens

On this day, 70 years ago, December 3 1944, a huge demonstration of communists, progressives and democrats in Syntagma Square in Athens was attacked by British soldiers. 850 more words


15 Greatest Ways to Blow Your Holiday Bonus

Not everyone gets a holiday bonus, but for those that do it’s definitely a special feeling, especially when that bonus is unexpected. You can treat it as an extension of your salary for all of your hard work, or look at as “hey, free money!” Found money is the best and what you do with it can be exciting. 172 more words