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Travel and Vacation: Plan a Stress-Free Group Getaway

The arrival of vacation season means it’s time to stop daydreaming about that getaway and start making some travel plans. Getting organized for a grand adventure, especially if you’ll be traveling with a group, requires some careful planning before you begin making reservations. Get started planning your dream vacation with these travel tips from the experts at Vrbo: Narrow down …

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Travel and Vacation 2019: Find a Hotel to Fit Your Travel Needs

By Family Features When most people plan a trip, the focus is on the purpose of the journey, whether it’s a work-related jaunt or a vacation with loved ones. Researching and organizing travel for an upcoming trip is important, but so is finding the perfect place to make your journey easier, more productive and successful. Proximity will almost always be …

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Travel and Vacation: Bucket List Travel Destinations for 2019

Taking time to go on vacation or to just unplug from everyday life can be beneficial, and there’s certainly no lack of options when it comes to choosing an ideal vacation spot. The options for experiencing an amazing vacation are so plentiful, such as exploring a cruise port, eating and drinking your way around a city or simply visiting a …

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Wonderful World: Discover San José Part I

Welcome tourists! In this edition, we will talk about San Jose, Costa Rica, one of the most attractive tourist capitals of Central America, also considered a global beta class city. It has just under 300 thousand residents, while its large metropolitan area has almost 3 million. The architecture is mainly neoclassical and can be clearly seen in the Historical Downtown …

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The marketing mind games businesses play

Analysis by Yanis De Palma We all know we are being manipulated every time we shop. Still, it can be surprising to see the true extent of mind games being played on us by marketers. Some of the more common insidious and inescapable marketing tactics that companies use to prompt consumers to buy more stuff include the following: *Price markdowns: …

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Study claims love can be found on a plane

By Chara Anyone who hasn’t found a soulmate might want to consider taking a trip on an airplane. According to a study from the British Bank HSBC, 1 in 50 airplane passengers meet the love of their life aboard an airplane. The study also reported that “two couples meet and fall in love” during a typical flight. For the study, …

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The expensive outcome of millennial job-hopping

American businesses have a new, multibillion-dollar problem: They can’t hold onto their youngest workers. More than one in five millennials changed jobs in the past year, triple the share of non-millennials who did so. Such turnover is expensive. Every person who quits costs his employer about 20 percent of his annual salary, and that doesn’t include the cost of recruiting …

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Wonderful World: Discover Washington D.C.

By Tom Sawyer Welcome tourists! In this edition we will talk about the capital of the country, the city where President Donald Trump resides and which is also the headquarters of the Department of Defense of the United States, we are talking about Washington D.C. Officially called the Washington District of Columbia, the city was named to honor the first …

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Queretaro: the first city to ban plastic bags

Queretaro.- The measure was announced by the Mayor of Queretaro, Marcos Aguilar Vega, in the framework of the World Environment Day. To achieve banning plastic bags, 4 recyclable bags will be delivered to the residents of each home, where there will also be information on climate change and how to combat it. He said once this policy is implemented, whoever …

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Around The Globe 04.19.18

Here are some of the recent stories that have made regional, national and international headlines: *Airstrikes: Reacting to an April 7 gas attack believed to have been carried out against Syrian civilians by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, the United States, France and Great Britain launched airstrikes on April 14 against the Middle Eastern country. News agencies reported that the attacks …

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