Monthly Archives: July 2021

Oliver Daemen, who accompanied Bezos on his trip to space, says he never ordered from Amazon, Science News

Oliver Daemen, a Dutch teenager who became the world’s youngest space traveler this week, surprised billionaire Jeff Bezos on his exploration company Blue Origin’s maiden flight by telling him he had never ordered anything on Amazon.com. Oliver Daemen, an 18-year-old physics student, accompanied Bezos, his brother Mark Bezos and 82-year-old …

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Pilgrimages during the Great Mortality

By Dorsey Armstrong, Ph.D., Purdue University Of all the religious practices during the Great Mortality, one of the most common was the pilgrimage. It was widespread throughout the medieval world before the arrival of the plague. It was common practice for people to go to a town where the church …

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Brisbane selected to host 2032 Olympic Games | New

Brisbane was officially awarded the rights to organize the 2032 Olympic Games following a vote by member countries of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Tokyo. The move means the event will return to Australia for the third time. With the Australian city being the only candidate city still in …

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Italian connections promised by the new national airline

“Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful” – Warren Buffett’s take on investing is well known. The “sage of Omaha” celebrates daring when others are careful. But I imagine the $ 100 billion (£ 73 billion) businessman didn’t have Italian aviation in mind. Alitalia, you …

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Perillo Tours will resume tours in Italy in August

WHY IT RATES: Perillo will begin taking guests to Italy on August 29. —Janeen Christoff, Senior Editor, TravelPulse Perillo Tours, a leader in accompanied travel in Italy for 76 years, has announced the official restart of its operations in Italy with the 14-day Italy North Classic itinerary through Rome, Sorrento, …

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Alitalia ITA successor to start operations at the start of 4Q21

Negotiations between ITA – Italia Trasporto Aereo (AZ, Rome Fiumicino) and the European Union on the replacement of the public company Alitalia (AZ, Rome Fiumicino) have “ended positively”, and the new carrier will be fully operational from of October 15, 2021, The Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance announced. The …

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The Northwest Daily | Q&A: Andrea Filler, former UN softball student (Communication ’15, SPS ’16) to compete in Tokyo Olympics

2021 has been an eventful year for Andrea Filler (Communication ’15, School of Professional Studies ’16). After marrying former Northwestern baseball player Kyle Ruchim (Weinberg ’14), Filler achieved her long-standing goal of becoming an Olympic athlete on July 4, when the Italian national softball team announced its composition for the …

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How to promote tourism culture in Pakistan?

Tourism can be a multi-billion dollar industry in Pakistan provided there is awareness and policy on the part of the stakeholders to promote the culture of tourism. A country’s image and reputation are judged on the basis of its ability to provide basic amenities to tourists, especially foreigners. While India …

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How to get there and what to see in Ravello, Italy

Ravello is a great alternative to the more expensive options along the Almafi Coast, and it’s your guide on what to see and how to get there. Whenever most people think of Italy, the mind immediately turns to pizza. Yes, Italy is almost known for pizza. After all, pizza originates …

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Phoenx makes travel more sustainable

MILAN – Conscious travelers now have the opportunity to raise their durable quotient courtesy of the new Phoenx luggage tag. Founded by a group of young Italians, led by multidisciplinary artist Francesco Salom, Phoenx embraces the principles of circular economy to offer cool and functional Trip accessories. More from WWD …

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Emirates Boeing 777 damaged by hail from Milan

An Emirates Boeing 777-300ER was forced to return to Milan Malpensa Airport after encountering severe hail on departure. The aircraft sustained substantial damage, including shattered two windshields. The 777 landed safely 90 minutes after departure, and no passengers or crew were injured. The flight landed safely 90 minutes after taking …

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Revival of tourism in Italy: emerging post-pandemic hope

The Tourist Consortium of Maratea in the Basilicata region in southern Italy was made up of local authorities and parliamentarians of Lucanian origin, as well as the national and international press, with the extraordinary remote participation of the Minister of Tourism Massimo Garavaglia. They all gathered at the Hotel Villa …

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Emirates reopens first-class lounge | Weekly TTR

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, July 7, 2021: Emirates has reopened its dedicated first class lounge in Dubai International Hall B to serve customers traveling to and through the Emirates hub, as more markets in the world are easing restrictions and putting in place protocols that allow international travel. Emirates will …

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‘Dolce Vita’ train will show Italy in style

(CNN) – It is one of the most beautiful countries in Europe with an immense heritage: world-famous cities, spectacular landscapes and a first-rate rail system for getting around. Italy is already a dream destination – but there are now plans to make the rail experience a bit more dreamlike, with …

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Lack of workers – Global Times

People sit at a café terrace overlooking the sea on June 24 in Manarola, northwestern Italy. Photo: VCG Coronavirus restrictions have eased, tourists are returning, but Italian restaurants and hotels face an unexpected problem – they can’t find the staff. Prime Minister Mario Draghi’s unity government is counting on a …

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Red Savannah Expands Italian Luxury Villa Portfolio with New Acquisition

In its very first acquisition, Red Savannah, the award-winning UK-based travel company offering unparalleled private villa experiences and tailor-made trips around the world, acquired Homebase Abroad, a specialist in villa rentals from exclusively Italian luxury, headquartered in Marblehead. , MY. Homebase Abroad’s first-ever acquisition by Red Savannah will expand its …

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