Bringing you what’s new in travel for December 3rd 2010 through December 4th 2010:
- NetJets’ Embraer order is bad news for Wichita | Aviation | Wichita Eagle –
- Cabin Showroom –
- 4 rescued after dramatic airplane ditch in Gulf – U.S. news – msnbc.com –
- Tamil Nadu Women’s Development Project | We Blog The World –
Over the last two decades, women in rural India have found “safety in numbers” through group workshops and finance education that have given them economic safety. In a political and social atmosphere typically adverse to women’s equality, Tamil Nadu Women’s Development Project has worked with groups of Indian women to help them gain confidence and equal economic opportunities through micro-loans.
As in many developing countries, women play a hugely im.. show all text
- Chocolate, Chocolate and More Chocolate | We Blog The World –
The weekend before Valentine’s Day is a delicious delight for the senses at the 15th annual Chocolate Affaire. This chocolate-lovers dream of an event, Road Trips Foodies, takes over downtown Glendale, Arizona, from February 4 through 6, 2011.
Chocolate purveyors from across the nation gather in Glendale for this festival, which celebrates not only chocolate, but romance and the arts as well (more on that in a minute!). Chocolate confections will include everything from chocolate truffles.. show all text
- Dwell on Living “Recycled” Quarters | We Blog The World –
You wouldn’t expect anything less than a dream home from the founder of interiors magazine Dwell and her architect husband. Just as well then that Lara and Chris Deam’s pad measures up to my high expectations: feast your eyes on this.
The living room (AMAZING rug – all made out of recycled materials): The dining table: The bathroom: The kid’s bedroom (complete with swing): The sauna (yes, I repeat, SAUNA): The library: The garden: Something tells .. show all text
- Swedish Star September’s November Video | We Blog The World –
I meant to post this one over the weekend but got distracted. Sweden’s September released this fantastic clip Friday for “Resuscitate Me” and it’s great. If you haven’t seen it yet, do have a look and listen below.
- Does Travel Insurance Cover a Missed Connection? – Smarter Travel has posted some info about ed perkins: Ed Perkins look at your options when your trip requires two separate tickets on two different airlines.
Head over to www.smartertravel.com to read the whole article.
- Spain: Military takes over air traffic control – Travel – News – msnbc.com –
- Want to travel to paradise? – HeidiS recently posted this over on the Bing Travel Blog:
You don’t have to step foot off terra firma to get a nice little slice of paradise. Our world is full of places named for the sweet hereafter, and no few of them will have you exulting that you’ve found heaven on Earth.
A new Bing Travel slide show has your elysian itinerary. Fly with us to divine destinations such as Colorado’s Garden of the Gods, an outdoor-lover’s utopia; Paradise, Pa., a village in the heart of Amish country; and Shangri-La (yep, it exists!), high in the Himalayas in China.
Where is your preferred earthly paradise? Have you been to the ones we profile here, and what would you add to our list? Share your thoughts in the comments section with your fellow wanderers to wonderland.