These photos were taken in Surfside Beach, SC; a very colorful little seaside town. The following art piece was done by a local artist (Thomas Simpson, 2009). It is painted on the side of an entire restaurant. Quite eye-catching for this normal cinder block building. You will find many places with very colorful houses, on the […]

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Hida Folk Village is a sort of Japanese Colonial Williamsburg. Its origins go back to when several villages in the remote, mountainous Hida region of central Japan were scheduled to be flooded due to the construction of a hydroelectric dam. In order to preserve the area’s cultural heritage, conservationists worked to move various artifacts and […]

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Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Prof. Issac Oyewole, has said Nigerians will continue to seek medical attention abroad, until the federal goverment is able to get $1billion annually. Adewole was speaking at the commissioning of the permanent secretariat of West African College of Surgeons, Yaba, Lagos on Thursday. He said: “In our 2017 budget proposal, we […]

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The Travel Channel Jason Kessler and Jeff Miller’s friendship consists of the kind of easy banter and chemistry that makes you absolutely want to be their new best friend. It’s a chemistry that’s both effortless and intoxicating. And it translates beautifully to their brand new show, Trip Testers, on Travel Channel — not just because…

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The Carnevale di Venezia 2017 is but 7 days away! Hundreds of visitors are preparing for the event, which this year falls between February 11-28. I’ve perused the calendar of this year’s events with wide-eyed wonder…what delights await all those who will have the privilege of attending… I took these photos when I attended the […]

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By Oladele Eniola Badagry – Mrs Adebimpe Akinsola, Lagos State Acting Commissioner for Tourism, Art and Culture, said on Monday in Badagry that the state government was determined to transform the ancient town into the tourism hub of Africa. Akinsola spoke with reporters after an on-the-spot assessment of some ongoing tourist projects in Badagry.…

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