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· March, 2011

Stories about Travel from March, 2011

Cuba: Meeting Carter

The Cuban Triangle summarizes former President Jimmy Carter's visit to Cuba, while Generation Y blogs about their meeting and the symbolic gift she gave him “in the name of several...

Ghana: Best Blogs Awards for Ghana

The Tripbase Travel award is only given to the blogs that are the top of their respective class and are some of the best in the field. Here you will...

Cuba: More on Carter

Cuban bloggers continue to comment on former U.S. President Jimmy Carter's visit.

Cuba: Carter's Visit

Cuban bloggers weigh in on former U.S. President Jimmy Carter's visit to the island.

Cuba: Ex-Prisoner's Travel Restricted

Pedazos de La Isla reports that one prisoner of conscience who was freed on condition of exile to Spain expected “his new life in Spain…to be full of freedoms and...

Barbados, Jamaica: Improper Search?

Barbados Free Press is livid about an incident in which a Jamaican traveler was subjected to a cavity search and then deported, saying: “Even if [the visitor] was suspected and...

Egypt: Taxi Driver Finds Lost Camera Owner via Facebook

What would you do if you found a camera, and wanted to return it to its owner? One Egyptian taxi driver decided to do it the Egyptian way and utilise...

Brunei promotes Islamic Tourism

Jan Shim blogs about the Islamic Tourism program of Brunei

Haiti: Aristide's Return

“Many believe that he still has the power to control the masses and disturb the current electoral process”: From New York City to Haiti thinks that “things just got a...

Thailand: Cleaning Pattaya Beach

Talen blogs about the clean-up drive in Pattaya Beach, Thailand.

South Africa: Acacia Africa to host tweet-up

Acacia Africa partners with AfricaFreak.com to host tweet-up in South Africa: “Not just an event directed at consumers, Acacia Africa believes their forthcoming tweet up, scheduled for Saturday 19 March,...

Argentina: The Buenos Aires Flea Market (Photos)

Allie Lazar in Qué Sé Yo, Argentina? (What do I know, Argentina?), shares photos of a Buenos Aires flea market (“Mercado de las Pulgas” in Spanish).

El Salvador: A Visit to the Art Museum

Linda writes about her recent visit to the “Museo del Arte” (Art Museum) of El Salvador. She shares photos of what she saw, with information and her thoughts on the...

Lebanon: Women's Anger At New Tourism Campaign

The Lebanese online community has responded angrily to a new campaign by the country's Ministry of Tourism, which aims to attract potential tourists from around the world with thoughts of...

Cuba: The Release List

The Cuban Triangle has the list of the most recent Cuban prisoner releases.

Mozambique: Where streets have no name

A photo of where streets have no name in Mozambique: “There is a city where there are signposts everywhere. And each signpost is empty of language. The citizens decide on...

U.S.: Flood Damage, Recovery in Cedar Rapids’ Czech Village

At CzechPosition.com, Rosie Johnston talks to business owners in the Czech Village in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, one of the areas damaged most by the June 2008 flood.

Vietnam: Road accidents

Citing WHO statistics, Andy Engelson is surprised to discover that “United States’ traffic is as dangerous as Vietnam’s.”

Cambodia: Visual tour of life in Phnom Penh

Tuktuk Sessions is a website which features songs and everyday scenes in Phonm Penh, Cambodia.

Middle East: Revolutionary Breeze Blowing from Cairo to Benghazi

Egyptian Tarek Shalaby shares the details of the trip he organized with friends to Libya in order to show solidarity with the Libyan people, as well as deliver medical supplies...

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