Archive for February, 2018

PostHeaderIcon Ask an expert: The many faces of Bali – Stuff.co.nz


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Ask an expert: The many faces of Bali
Stuff.co.nz
Q. I am planning to spend a week or two in Bali with friends and would like to experience different aspects of the island. How many places would you recommend us basing ourselves in and what is the best way to get around? A. For two weeks in Bali I'd ...

PostHeaderIcon Ex-terrorists and their victims come face-to-face for reconciliation meeting over Indonesian attacks – ABC Online


Daily Mail

Ex-terrorists and their victims come face-to-face for reconciliation meeting over Indonesian attacks
ABC Online
Chusnul Khotimah is still dealing with the serious burns she suffered in the first Bali bombing in October 2002. The mother of three was walking along a narrow laneway next to Paddy's Bar in Kuta when the first bomb that night exploded, sending an ...
Bali bombings survivor slams forgiveness ceremonies for excluding AustraliansDaily Mail

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PostHeaderIcon Putnam: Crocodiles, lizards and, most of all, passwords salvage Grand Ledge couple’s trip – Lansing State Journal


Lansing State Journal

Putnam: Crocodiles, lizards and, most of all, passwords salvage Grand Ledge couple's trip
Lansing State Journal
A robbery during their Central America vacation didn't steal a Grand Ledge couple's joy thanks to fast thinking. Tom and Sibyl White, who just moved to Grand Ledge from DeWitt, were deep into an off-the-beaten-path vacation in a small Coasta Rica ...

PostHeaderIcon Hawaii official: Thousands of vacation home owners dodge taxes – Finance and Commerce


Hawaii official: Thousands of vacation home owners dodge taxes
Finance and Commerce
HILO, Hawaii — Owners of more than 6,000 vacation homes on the Big Island have collected money from short-term renters without registering with the state or paying required taxes, a Hawaii tourism official said. Ross Birch, executive director of the ...

PostHeaderIcon 42% of non-smokers say they should get 3-5 more vacation days than smokers – CNBC


CNBC

42% of non-smokers say they should get 3-5 more vacation days than smokers
CNBC
One company giving extra vacation days a try is Japan's Piala. The marketing company in Tokyo recently added six extra vacation days for its non-smoking employees after a worker complained about smoking breaks hurting productivity. The Centers for ...

PostHeaderIcon 42% of non-smokers say they should get 3-5 more vacation days than smokers – CNBC


CNBC

42% of non-smokers say they should get 3-5 more vacation days than smokers
CNBC
One company giving extra vacation days a try is Japan's Piala. The marketing company in Tokyo recently added six extra vacation days for its non-smoking employees after a worker complained about smoking breaks hurting productivity. The Centers for ...

PostHeaderIcon Vacation rental bills stall in Florida Legislature – Florida Times-Union


Florida Times-Union

Vacation rental bills stall in Florida Legislature
Florida Times-Union
Local regulations governing vacation rentals are likely to remain in place, at least for another year. Bills aimed at repealing city and county vacation rental rules appear to have stalled as the Florida Legislature prepares to wrap up its two-month ...
Bill allowing state to oversee vacation rental regulations put on holdThe Real Deal Magazine
Vacation rental bills could bring changes to FloridaFamuan
Florida vacation-rental bill likely dead; other Legislature newsMyPalmBeachPost

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PostHeaderIcon 42% of non-smokers say they should get 3-5 extra vacation days than smokers – USA TODAY


42% of non-smokers say they should get 3-5 extra vacation days than smokers
USA TODAY
... non-smokers feel they should get 3-5 extra vacation days than non-smokers and 28% of smokers agree with that amount, according to a new survey. To understand how workers feel about the time their co-workers spent smoking, e-cigarette maker Halo ...

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PostHeaderIcon Jersey Shore Family Vacation renewed for season 2 – EW.com (blog)


EW.com (blog)

Jersey Shore Family Vacation renewed for season 2
EW.com (blog)
The cast of Jersey Shore hasn't even left the East Coast yet, but they're already scheduled for another Family Vacation. With more than a month to go before your favorite meatballs and the MVP trio return to MTV for the first season of Jersey Shore ...
'Jersey Shore Family Vacation' Renewed For Season 2 Amid MTV Ratings ReboundDeadline
Jersey Shore Family Vacation Already Renewed for Season 2E! Online
'Jersey Shore Family Vacation' Renewed for Season 2 -- and the Cast Is ThrilledEntertainment Tonight
Access Online -MTV.com
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PostHeaderIcon Taking a vacation from vacation in stunning Patagonia – The Boston Globe


The Boston Globe

Taking a vacation from vacation in stunning Patagonia
The Boston Globe
TORRES DEL PAINE, MAGALLANES, Chile — It was 6 a.m. and my sleep-deprived brain was wrestling with a very important decision, even more important than choosing between blueberries or chocolate chips in my pancakes. Would I get out of bed and hike one ...