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Harlequin in Iceland and birding in Iceland – Scandinavian Travel Article

Harlequin in Iceland and birding in Iceland A colourful, small and strong duck. Iceland is the only country in Europe where the Harlequin lives. It is mostly staying on small freshwater rivers fighting the current with fast and smooth moves between rocks or down by the coastline surfing. It stays by the coastline on the sea during winter but in summer it finds a nice spot between rocks to lay their eggs and raise the chicks.  Its nothing like having…

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Fun Beach Activities to Enjoy in Helsinki – Finland Travel Article

Fun Beach Activities to Enjoy in Helsinki Credit: PixnioThere are several fun things you can try out in Helsinki, especially with the lockdown measures slowly easing up. With pleasant weather and ample sunshine, you can now take the necessary precautions and wander about outdoors to get in the fresh air and some exercise as well. We recommend trying out some fun beach activities that are safe provided you follow social distancing measures as well!Take a Dip or Frolic by the…

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En roadtrip genom ett rosigt Roslagen och nordligt nord-Uppland. Kust, bruk, loppisar och promenader • Äntligen vilse – Sweden Travel Article

En roadtrip genom ett rosigt Roslagen och nordligt nord-Uppland. Kust, bruk, loppisar och promenader • Äntligen vilse Roslagen var för mig innan dessa dagar okänt. Föga vet man vilken pärla som gömmer sig längs Östersjöns kant, innan den ger sig ut i full blom framför ens ögon. Över Kristihimmelfärds-helgen åker jag och Erik på långfärd längs Östersjöns kust mot norra Uppland, spanar bruk, rotar på loppisar och tar promenader vid vattnet. En välbehövlig semester från en lång vår av stiltje.…

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Tokyo Intro – 55 Cool Sights and Experiences for Visitors – Tokyo Travel Article

Tokyo Intro – 55 Cool Sights and Experiences for Visitors ‘Tokyo is cool.’  This is how I would describe Japan overall, and Tokyo in particular.  This is where the Japanese have intermingled the past, present, and future to create a unique living culture.  Cool is about an experience that encompasses great food, creative pop culture, modern life side by side with lively traditions, futuristic urban environments, fantastic shopping, well-run train systems, and amazing conveniences.  Japan is a country that punches…

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NSW road trip: how to explore Australia’s east coast and outback – Couples Travel Article

NSW road trip: how to explore Australia’s east coast and outback Our camping road trip through New South Wales (NSW) was our most memorable family adventure yet. We had recently returned to Australia after five years of living in the UK and travelling through Europe, so we were determined to explore more of our own ‘outback yard’. And, with baby in tow, that’s exactly what we did. We stocked up on camping supplies in Brisbane, packed all our belongings into…

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Marriott says Trump administration orders it to cease Cuba hotel business | – Cuba Travel Article

Marriott says Trump administration orders it to cease Cuba hotel business | Marriott Sheraton Four Points, Havana CubaHAVANA (Reuters) – The Trump administration has ordered Marriott International to wind down hotel operations in Communist-run Cuba, a company spokeswoman told Reuters, extinguishing what had been a symbol of the U.S.-Cuban detente. Starwood Hotels, now owned by Marriott, four years ago became the first U.S. hotel company to sign a deal with Cuba since the 1959 revolution in the mark of the…

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