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Liechtenstein

Nestled in between the Austrian and Swiss borders is a tiny landlocked nation known to many as Liechtenstein. It is a nation where Germany is the official language, where the scenery and landmarks are quite identical to the neighbouring countries, and where the attitudes are like most European countries. (more…)

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Travel business likely to remain weak in 2010, new poll finds

Americans say they aren’t likely to travel much more in 2010 than they have this year, despite optimism that they will from many …

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‘Old Man of the Mountain’ memorial plans fall on hard times

A $5 million memorial was to have been completed in 2010, but only about $650,000 has been raised and ground hasn’t been broken …

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Big changes in store for Graceland’s Heartbreak Hotel

The owners are getting serious about plans for a redevelopment project that would rejuvenate the popular hotel and spruce up …

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 For holidaymakers, 2010 is being seen as the year of the getaway - from the children and the World Cup.

2010 to be ‘year of the getaway’

For holidaymakers, 2010 is being seen as the year of the getaway – from the children and the World Cup.

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2010 ‘year of chadventures’

2010 is set to be the year of “chadventures” – where tourists combine adventure breaks with charity raising – according to an annual travel trends report.

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Many ‘not taking all annual leave’

As many as 18% of the workforce have still to use up all their annual leave, it has been revealed.

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 The US Forest Service summoned several powerful firefighting planes in the early stages of the largest wildfire in Los Angeles' history, then cancelled and reordered them, causing a two-hour delay, according to government records.

Planes delayed as US wildfire raged

The US Forest Service summoned several powerful firefighting planes in the early stages of the largest wildfire in Los Angeles’ history, then cancelled and reordered them, causing a two-hour delay, according to government records.

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Survey shows how travelers are avoiding the flu

More than half of adult travelers say they are taking more precautions against flu this year compared to last year.

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Airline on-time performance tumbles in October

Flights by U.S. airlines in October were more frequently delayed than earlier in the year, with the industry’s on-time performance …

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