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7 things to enjoy in Tenerife; Holly Purchase; Daily Mail

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Playful Tenerife offers fun in the sun for the whole family. But with so much to discover, it can be difficult to know where to begin.

Source: 7 things to enjoy in Tenerife 

The Kimberley: 5-Day Luxury Small-Group Tour of Purnululu National Park & the Bungle Bungle Range with Gourmet Dining, Tours by Luxury Escapes – Western Australia; Luxury Escapes

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Today’s Luxury Escapes Travel Deal: The Kimberley: 5-Day Luxury Small-Group Tour of Purnululu National Park & the Bungle Bungle Range with Gourmet Dining. Buy Now & Save 13% on Luxury Escapes Travel Deals.

Source: The Kimberley: 5-Day Luxury Small-Group Tour of Purnululu National Park & the Bungle Bungle Range with Gourmet Dining, Tours by Luxury Escapes – Western Australia

Small-Group 5-Day Haunted Halloween Tour in Transylvania provided by Acvila Tour | Bucharest, Romania; TripAdvisor

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Source: Tripadvisor | Small-Group 5-Day Haunted Halloween Tour in Transylvania provided by Acvila Tour | Bucharest, Romania

Developing sustainable rural tourism in San Gimignano (Italy); Carolina Taddei; Unesco

Photo: Andrea Migliorni

Source: Developing sustainable rural tourism in San Gimignano (Italy)

AlUla: Come visit world’s masterpiece; WION

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Located 1,000 km from Riyadh, in North-West Saudi Arabia, AlUla is a place of extraordinary natural and human heritage. The vast area, covering 22,561km², includes a lush oasis valley, towering sandstone mountains and ancient cultural heritage sites dating back thousands of years to when the Lihyan and Nabataean kingdoms reigned.

Source: AlUla: Come visit world’s masterpiece

Digital Nomads Welcome in Malta for Extended Stay With New Residence Permit; Linda S Hohnholz; eTurbo News

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Malta, an archipelago in the Mediterranean, is now welcoming digital nomads from non-European countries with a newly launched Nomad Residence Permit intended to give third country nationals, including from the US and Canada, the opportunity to work remotely from Malta for a temporary period. This initiative will be open to COVID-19 vaccinated applicants only.

Source: Digital Nomads Welcome in Malta for Extended Stay With New Residence Permit

How an ancient irrigation method makes sustainable life possible in the U.S. Southwest; Erika Schelby; NationofChange

Photo: Ajay Suresh

Time-proven acequia irrigation systems already in use in New Mexico make it possible for people to thrive in arid regions.

Source: How an ancient irrigation method makes sustainable life possible in the U.S. Southwest – NationofChange

6-storey buildings to be allowed in parts of Lunenburg to address housing crunch; Pam Berman; CBC

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Thessaloniki’s World Heritage Sites Highlighted in Official UNESCO Publication; GTP

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Thessaloniki’s 15 World Heritage Sites are highlighted in a special advertisement published in “World Heritage”, an official UNESCO publication.

Source: Thessaloniki’s World Heritage Sites Highlighted in Official UNESCO Publication

21 epic experiences to supercharge your Canadian adventure; Anna Haines; Lonely Planet

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15 incredible things to do in Vietnam; Marco Ferrarese; Lonely Planet

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Scratching China’s back with its mountain-studded crown, Vietnam’s tall and slender body extends its toes all the way south to the tropical waters off Cambodia’s coast.

Source: 15 incredible things to do in Vietnam – Lonely Planet

The making — and then breaking — of South Africa’s Robben Island Museum; The Conversation

Photo: Hoberman Collection

Robben Island Museum aspired to be part of the reconstruction and development of the national soul.

Source: The making — and then breaking — of South Africa’s Robben Island Museum

Some of the beautiful presidential residences around the world; Nishtha Grover; Prestige Online

Photo: Alexander Nemenov

From Rashtrapati Bhavan in India to Élysée Palace in France, here are some of the most beautiful presidential residences around the world.

Source: Some of the beautiful presidential residences around the world

The top 10 things to do in Saudi Arabia this autumn; Esquire

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Tanzania’s Zanzibar invites investors to restore historical sites; Xinhua

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Authorities in Tanzania’s Zanzibar on Monday invited local and foreign investors to invest in the development and restoration of historical sites on the islands. Lela Mohamed Mussa, Zanzibar’s Minister for Tourism and Heritage, said structures that needed restoration included buildings in the Stone Town, a site on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage List.

Source: Tanzania’s Zanzibar invites investors to restore historical sites

Plans for city-centre student flats approved despite conservation concerns; Palatinate

Photo: Beatrice Law

Plans to convert the former M and Co building on Silver Street into a block of nine student flats have been approved. The proposals include a one-storey extension to the existing structure, which has raised concerns as the building is located in a conservation area and close to a UNESCO world heritage site.

Source: Plans for city-centre student flats approved despite conservation concerns

A complete guide to visiting Sanchi Stupa in Madhya Pradesh; Priya Srivastava; Times of India

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Sanchi Stupa is one of the oldest Buddhist monuments in India. Also famous as the Great Stupa or Stupa Number 1, this stone structure is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The government of India has done a great job in preserving this ancient piece of history. For those interested in visiting Sanchi Stupa in Madhya Pradesh, this guide will help you plan your trip.

Source: A complete guide to visiting Sanchi Stupa in Madhya Pradesh

Casa Batlló Admission Ticket provided by Casa Batllo | Barcelona, Province of Barcelona; Trip Advisor

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Source: Tripadvisor | Casa Batlló Admission Ticket provided by Casa Batllo | Barcelona, Province of Barcelona

Tanzania’s Zanzibar invites investors to restore historical sites; Capital Business

Photo: Laura Grier/Robert Harding

Authorities in Tanzania’s Zanzibar on Monday invited local and foreign investors to invest in the development and restoration of historical sites on the islands. Lela Mohamed Mussa, Zanzibar’s minister for Tourism and Heritage, said structures that needed restoration included buildings in the Stone Town, a site on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage List.

Source: Tanzania’s Zanzibar invites investors to restore historical sites

‘Endangered’ status puts spotlight on Komodo dragon protection as Indonesia government defends upgrade projects; Kiki Siregar; Channel News Asia

Photo: Beawiharta

Weighing up to 150kg and growing up to 3m long, the Komodo dragons are the world’s largest lizards only found in Indonesia’s Komodo National Park and neighbouring Flores Island. The cannibals eat deer and pigs, and are even capable of attacking humans with their shark-like teeth and poisonous venom.

Source: ‘Endangered’ status puts spotlight on Komodo dragon protection as Indonesia government defends upgrade projects

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