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‘A nostalgia trip harking back to crazier times’

My partying in Ibiza days are long gone, but that place and those trips still evoke memories and feelings inside of me that make me pang for my crazier days ofte – it’s a nostalgia unlike any other.  Admittedly, though most of my trips were a big stupidly fun blur, …

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Introducing the girls’ first team | Cross Country – Champaign/Urbana News

Robin Scholz/The News-Gazette Alex and Kate Ahmari, who run for Champaign Central and Uni High cross-country, respectively, at their home in Champaign on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019.Robin Scholz/The News-Gazette ¿ Alex and Kate Ahmari, who run for Champaign Central and Uni High cross-country, respectively, at their home in Champaign on …

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From Maui to Oahu: A guide to Hawaii’s islands

No Cookies To use this website, cookies must be enabled in your browser. To enable cookies, follow the instructions for your browser below. Facebook App: Open links in External Browser There is a specific issue with the Facebook in-app browser intermittently making requests to websites without cookies that had previously …

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Somizi and Mahale reveal their wedding venue and its not in Mzansi

Somizi Mhlongo and Mohale Motaung have revealed where they are planning to celebrate their wedding. The French island of Bora Bora has been chosen by the couple. PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Briefly.co.za News on your News Feed! Briefly.co.za learned that the unique venue …

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A Makeover for Shangri-La’s Fijian Resort on Yanuca Island

News from the South Pacific: Shangri-La’s Fijian Resort Spa—situated on the private Yanuca Island, connected by a causeway to the mainland—has unveiled a dramatic $50 million renovation. The makeover was extensive, touching all guest rooms and suites, recreational facilities, restaurants and CHI, The Spa. Dreaming of a tropical sojourn? Here are some …

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French Polynesia’s Raivavae reveals a traveler’s dream lagoon

Some people collect seashells. I collect lagoons. You know the kind I mean; you see them in dreams just after you fall asleep. Shimmering aquamarine water, virgin white sand and towering palm trees swaying slightly in the breeze. My quest has led me around the globe, but most often to …

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Tweets of the week: Jonathan Vaughters, Bauke Mollema and Abby Mickey

We’re deep into the off season now but the outstanding Twitter content just keeps on flowing. Riders are now getting back into training and heading off on team camps so we’re getting an insight into the weird and wonderful world of pro cycling team building. A Cycling Weekly subscription makes …

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