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Paris-based Virtuo wants to make airport car rental as easy as booking an Uber — TechCrunch

Paris-based Virtuo is a new startup in the car rental space that wants to make renting a car at airports and train stations a lot less painful. Targeting the so-called ‘Uber generation’ who have become accustomed to summoning a car … Continue reading

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The Longmen Grottoes in China -Buddha’s on the Cliffside

The largest cave of the Longmen Grottoes in central China’s Henan opened to the public on March 10,2016 For the first time since it was closed 63 years ago for conservation purposes. Visitors can closely examine the 29 life-size statues … Continue reading

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Ghana opens doors to other Africans

Ghanaian writer Elizabeth Ohene reflects on Ghana’s decision to remove visa requirements for citizens of all African countries. After President John Dramani Mahama delivered his State of the Nation address two weeks ago, most of the discussions were on local … Continue reading

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A getaway at Misty Hills

I had the privilege of spending  a relaxing and beautiful weekend at the  picturesque Misty Hills Country Hotel venue over a weekend in February this year and ever since then I have been longing to visit this stunning venue again. … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Chinese New Year at Nan Hua Temple

Thousands of people made their way to the small town of Bronkhorstspruit, 50km outside of Pretoria, to enjoy a taste of Chinese culture and to celebrate Chinese New Year. The festivities take place annually at Nan Hua temple, the largest Buddhist … Continue reading

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#PhotoAweek – Berggasthaus Aescher-Wildkirchli, Switzerland

Let your Swiss adventure begin.This is actually a restaurant along a 3 1/2 hour hike up the mountain. You can also take the cable car up if you prefer.  The walk begins at Wasserauen station and leads up a steep … Continue reading

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India Republic Day celebrations in Johannesburg

The Consulate General of India in Johannesburg hosted a reception on the occasion of Republic Day, on the 26 January 2016 at his residence. The Chief Guest for the evening was Hon. MEC [Minister) for Health, Ms. Qedani Dorothy Mahlangu. … Continue reading

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India celebrates Republic Day

Republic day in India is celebrated every year with great honour on 26th of January to honour the Constitution of India as it came into force on the same day in the year 1950. It had replaced the Government of … Continue reading

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Experience the splendour of Abu Dhabi

From sand dunes to opulent hotels, Abu Dhabi offers visitors an enchanting experience as a stopover or as a holiday destination. The city is a booming business, cultural and tourism hub. On a recent press trip to Abu Dhabi, my fascination … Continue reading

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Busiest Airports in the World

 

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