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Things to Do With Kids in Brooklyn on July 15

Find free and low-cost things to do with kids in Brooklyn today, July 15, including fun activities and events the whole family can enjoy. See what’s going on today in Brooklyn‘s museums, galleries, and libraries for some educational fun; in the parks, for outdoor and nature activities; and in the …

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Tim Nash’s Sustainable Stock Showdown: Can plastic pledges save troubled cruise lines?

Being stuck in a hot city all summer can make you daydream about vacationing on water. But  can the world’s largest cruise companies lure conscious travellers and investors aboard with new plastic-free pledges? Last week, Carnival Corporation, the industry’s biggest company with over 100 ships and 10 leading cruise brands, …

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Guadeloupe Is JetBlue’s Newest Caribbean Destination

  By Alexander Britell The French Caribbean archipelago of Guadeloupe is about to get a series lift from JetBlue. The New York City-based carrier has announced plans to launch its first-ever nonstop flights to Guadeloupe, with a tentative start date of February 2020. The route will run from New York’s …

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Why Cuba’s zip lines and B&B’s have fallen on hard times

Idalmis González Pérez wants more Americans swinging from her trees. On a balmy afternoon, dozens of children and parents in white helmets scramble up a flight of wooden steps wrapped around a tree, screaming out to one another in a variety of English and Spanish accents. Las Terrazas employees clip …

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Carnival Corp. CEO talks about dumping case, Cuba shutdown

NEW YORK — Carnival Corp. CEO Arnold Donald addressed the company’s recent guilty plea to violating its probation in an environmental-compliance case and the impact of last week’s Cuba cruise shutdown.  As part of an agreement with federal prosecutors, Carnival Corp. acknowledged that Princess Cruises committed new violations of laws …

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Resolve Out Island needs before WTO

By Roderick A. Simms II An Advocate for sustainable Family Island growth and development E-mail: RASII@ME. com This is an assessment of how The Bahamas’ renewed efforts to become a full World Trade Organisation (WTO) could impact the Family Islands, especially tourism, construction and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). While …

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U-21 team secures first beach volleyball medal in 22 years

Posted: Monday, July 15, 2019. 11:42 am CST. By Aaron Humes: There is more volleyball success to report, this time from the beaches of Guatemala City. Francis Hauze and Michael Jenkins, of Belize City, secured bronze in the Under-21 Central American Beach Volleyball Championship on Sunday by defeating Costa Rica’s …

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President Tsai tours Nevis, extols beauty of its beaches | Politics | FOCUS TAIWAN – CNA ENGLISH NEWS

Basseterre, July 14 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) toured the island of Nevis Sunday, on the second day of her visit to St. Kitts and Nevis, saying she was impressed by the scenic beach landscapes that obviously were very attractive to tourists. Nevis’ reputation as a beautiful tourist destination is …

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American dies while on vacation in Dominican Republic

NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) – Another death of an American tourist was reported in the Dominican Republic following a string of deaths in the Caribbean nation. Jerome Jester Jr., 31, of Forsyth, Georgia, died on March 17, according to local media. He was on weekend getaway with his sister …

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