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11-16-2003, 01:56 - News, Headlines and Blogs about "Adventure Travel":
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Humboldt gets 55 Plus Provincial Games
Regina Leader Post, Canada
... The events include badminton, bocce, canoeing, cycling, disc golf, duplicate bridge,
ice curling, ice hockey, kayaking, mini-marathon, table tennis, short mat ...
Workers resurrect a riverbed
Sacramento Bee, CA
... Clearly, this is going to be a great rafting and kayaking run," said Center, who
went through the closed area in 1988. "It was like a moonscape," he said. ...
News from newstrove.com:
GameSpy.com - Gaming's Homepage
While CNN may be extolling the "hipness" of American gamers (we still have doubts), let there be no mistake that Japanese gamers are a sad, lonesome bunch. Taking advantage of their sheer desperation, the Japanese game market is full of dating simulations. Essentially graphical "Choose Your Own Adventure" games, players look through the eyes of a young man and try to woo a variety of girls my making the proper dialogue choices.
Crowds, bookings suggest '04 travel upturn
NEW YORK - A sagging economy, 9/11 and SARS. Fear of flying, war
in Iraq and bombs in Bali. A weak dollar and the high price of gas.
Rain here at home, April through July, and a heat wave in Paris.
Is it any wonder that big vacations went out with the Wall Street
But that was then - and this is now. From consumer surveys to
hotel bookings, from Web site traffic to festival crowds, from
weekend getaways to the trip of a lifetime, it's beginning to look a
lot like travel is back.
Adventurer Khoo all set for fatherhood
SINGAPORE : Parenthood will be the next adventure for Khoo Swee Chiow and his wife very soon, when she delivers in 2 weeks.
Mr Khoo, who turned 39 on Sunday, arrived home on Sunday morning after his 8,000-kilometre cycling trip to Beijing.
It was a visibly thinner Khoo, after 8,000 kilometres of cycling and a bout of diarrhea had stripped 6 kilogrammes off his lanky frame.
But his wife, Tok Wee Leng, was just glad he is back in one piece.
"I'm more relieved now, at least he's here. I'm ready to give birth anytime! I told my baby boy to wait for his daddy to come back," said Tok Wee Leng.
Over the next four years the young couple, born into high society, journeyed through Tibet, Mongolia and Western China, taking thousands of photographs and documenting cultures since vanished from the face of the earth.
Now, armchair travelers can share the Wulsins' remarkable adventures in "Vanished Kingdoms," an exhibit of stunning color images at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem.
Through grit and good fortune, the Wulsins captured ordinary moments in the lives of nomads and shopkeepers, monks and opium farmers from the Gobi Desert to the grasslands of Mongolia.
Today's Blog Comments about "Whitewater Rafting" from Feedster.com.
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Don Quixote on the Mississippi
Follow the progress of one John Napier - former Air Force officer and currently adventurer, athlete, Grand Canyon whitewater rafting guide, intellectual, and Huck Finn sans accent - as he floats the length of the Mighty Mississippi on a home-made...
but you better watch those accidental tourists
as far as opening up all the sacred spaces of the eartthbecause trust me.the outer banks was overwhelmed by them.and they can sure ruin a place in no time.so you gotta protect themlikepea island is protecteddown on the outer banksfor all the birds in the
Our whitewater rafting trip in Glenwood Springs, Co, also shots our drive to the Continental Divide.
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News from news.google.com:
Fatal accident adds to Queen Mary 2 maker's woes
... of demand for luxury liner vacations and workers poured into the modest port town
at a rate of 200 a month, some making homes in trailers parked in campgrounds ...
An airborne look at Bay Area's coastal treasures
San Francisco Chronicle, CA
... down and identifying the hundreds of little-known spots, including hidden beaches,
trails, lighthouses, tide-pools, wetland bird sanctuaries, campgrounds ...