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NYC: Carnegie Hall Marks 126th Birthday


They’ve all performed there. Callas, Caruso, Horowitz, Rachmaninoff, Billie Holiday, Sinatra, the Beatles, Pavarotti, Benny Goodman, Miles Davis, What better way to celebrate the birthday of the famous entertainment location than with entertainment?

Current shows feature the New England Symphonic Ensemble, New York Youth Symphony, the MET orchestra, city-wide exploration of West Side Story, Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orehestra and commissioning of 125 new musical works. carnegiehall.org/125

Eurostar vs Flying: England to France PDF Print E-mail

Have you ever been snowed or fogged in at London's Heathrow or Gatwick? We were on several occasions, and by the time we got to our destination, Charles DeGaulle Airport in France, the total time from when we left our London hotel until we arrived at the Paris hotel was 11 hours.

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Humor; Ten Zingers or the Ticked-Off Traveler PDF Print E-mail

You’re mature, experienced, and in these days you have a very short fuse for delays, inefficiency, excuses, back talk and just plain discourtesy. Here are some ways to take a stand and fight back:  

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The Peninsula Shanghai -- The Newest Jewel On the Bund PDF Print E-mail

Uniquely Poised to Provide Unparalleled Service and the Ultimate in Luxury Experiences.  Opening in late 2009, the ninth property in The Peninsula Hotels' portfolio fronts the historic Bund with spectacular views of the Bund, Huangpu River, Pudong and the gardens of the former British Consulate, and blends with the historic architecture of its landmark neighbours along the Bund -- a UNESCO-designated Modern Heritage Site.

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SAFETY FIRST, Don't Be A Victim This Holiday Season PDF Print E-mail

The National Crime Prevention Council says travel safety has taken on a new meaning during these tough economic times. The organization best known for its icon, McGruff the Crime Dog, says opportunistic thieves may be looking for unprotected homes or pre-occupied travelers during the Thanksgiving holiday. NCPC suggests following these safety tips to avoid problems during the start of the busiest travel season of the year.

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Travel Tips For When Winter Wonderland Ain't So Wonderful PDF Print E-mail

Remember Bing’s smooth voice crooning out these lyrics?

“Sleigh bells ring, are you listenin’,
In the lane, snow is glistenin’.
A beautiful sight,
We're happy tonight,
Walking in a winter wonderland.”

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