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Ind-Aus semi-final: Holiday or not, it’ll be all play and no work
On the one hand, the logic for demanding a holiday on Thursday seems to be quite plain—yes, we want to enjoy the match and support our team. On the other hand, one of the strongest reasons for not opting for a holiday on Thursday is that it is only a …
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Term time holiday ban prices out poor, warns union
Strict new rules on taking pupils out of school in term time risk making family holidays a middle-class preserve, a teachers’ union has warned. Since 2013 parents in England have faced fines for taking their children out of school in term time. But …
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A vacation has different meanings to various people. Some people see a vacation as an opportunity to change their

surroundings or even as a change of weather. But for some select few, a vacation is a chance that will permit them to unwind

and simply relax to enjoy the pleasures of their yearlong hard work. It is precisely for this reason that they like to

splurge on all the luxuries for themselves during their vacation and luxury vacation rentals allow you to do exactly that.
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These extravagant luxury vacation rentals are opulent and lavish homes, condos, lodges, inns or villas that have all the

essential amenities however they are also stacked with luxuries elements of high extravagance. For example, you can discover

an extravagant shoreline front estate that contains all the indispensable luxuries and more. A few such examples of these

luxuries include a gourmet kitchen, sauna, gym, spa, party hall, home theater, swimming pool, sprawling gardens and that’s

just the beginning. Some luxury vacation rentals additionally offer 24 hour concierge services, catering, grocery delivery

and laundry service. These lavish getaways provide an extravagant environment to indulge you with the finest comforts

possible. Some luxury rental getaways even give you vip access to some of the best clubs in and around the area you are going

to.

Details

Travellers can avail benefits of this scheme by making the reservation before March 31, 2015. People going to the USA, Canada

and South America can get INR 1500 and 750 off on the total amount of the ticket for a round and one-way trip, respectively.

While making reservations for cities in Europe, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand, travellers have to pay INR 1000 and

550 less on the total ticket price for round and one-way trip. For rest of the destinations in the world, INR 250 can be

saved on one-way tickets. However, these discounts are not valid on SpiceJet, AirAsia, Air Arabia, Malindo and IndiGo

flights. Also, cities of Saudi Arabia do not fall under this international flight offers deal.

Every traveler doesn’t possess the skills of being a budget traveler, previously when I used to travel I used to follow a

strict budget, but then I realized that traveling under budget pressure often ruins the fun for you. It’s not necessary to

keep a watch at your finances while traveling. All of us have invented our own ways of keeping our money safe with us.
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I always believe that when you are traveling you should not put restraints on yourself. You travel for fun and enjoyment, so

if you want to have a nice meal outside or do some shopping for enjoyment then do not limit yourself.

A good way to save money is by purchasing buy one get one ticket offers, because with such deals you can save money. Here are

some tips which I follow when traveling.

Open WI-FI

Nowadays you can find free internet WI-FI connections no matter where you go to. An internet booth can cost you $3 per hour

for usage of the internet and if you use it on a regular basis for work then these dollars can start adding up quickly. The

best way to use free internet is use the WI-FI service of your hotel or you can head up to a local café or restaurant and

enjoy free internet. You can order a cup of coffee and snacks for $10 and enjoy free internet for as long as you want.

Book Early:
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When traveling with kids it’s really essential that you book the flight a little early, whether you intend to stay at a

relatives place or at a hotel. Try to reach your destination before time and book your hotel room early because if you reach

late and there is no vacant room, you will face tough conditions with a child.

Be Prepared For Bad Weather:
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If you are traveling with children, it’s obvious that you must have packed the luggage accordingly and put all the important

travel items and clothing in the hand carry. But it is best that you stay prepared for bad weather, let’s suppose the country

you are traveling to is facing heavy rainfall and a rise and drop in temperature, so what do you do? Carry an umbrella, a

raincoat and a warm wrap in your purse so that you can keep your child protected from catching cold.

Download Toddler Apps:

The perfect way of keeping a child busy on a flight is by giving them your tablet and smartphone with lots of game apps,

interactive stories and coloring activities. This way you don’t have to pack plenty of toys and activities as the smartphone

or tablet will keep them busy.
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Traveling with children can be a hassle particularly if you are traveling in an economy class cabin, book your last minute

business class tickets with Business World Travel.

Flights to New York from UK Airports
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You have various options to choose from for the cheapest flights to New York and some of the airlines of repute like Delta,

United, British Airways and others as well. Airports like London Heathrow LHR and London Gatwick LGW have regular flights

that touch down at JFK International Airport, the busiest and largest airport in the city. You can reach the great city from

London in just about 7 hours and 40 minutes.

Siddharth S Sehrawat is an expert in the tourism industry and has extensive knowledge about flights to New York and cheap

flight tickets to New York.

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EU law is clear on flight delay compensation and there is no disputing that airlines have to compensate their passengers for

long delays that are not caused by factors that are truly beyond the control of the carrier company.
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Regulation EU 261 clears up a point that has been used by many airline companies to cite the ‘extraordinary circumstances’

clause as the reason for not accepting to pay flight delay compensation. It states that when inordinate delay is caused by

technical problems, the airline is still liable to pay compensation and the decision has cleared the decks for processing

claims dating back six years.
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to file claims as long as they have reasonable grounds to do so, it is important to know how much to expect in terms of

compensation.

Impact of duration of delay on compensation amount
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The number of hours of delay that the passenger experienced plays a key role in determining the kind of compensation he or

she can claim and receive. The distance that the journey involves is another factor that impacts compensation amounts. In

general, the following is the schema followed for filing compensation:

Understanding of the Region
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After selecting the place, travellers can go through various articles posted on travel portals to know about their

destination. They can learn about weather, modes of transport, food and other services available in the region. This will

help them in planning the itinerary as well as packing bags. In addition to this, it will also help them in connecting with

locals, once they reach at the destination.

Evaluating Options
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Once the decision regarding place and date of travel is taken, people can start looking for hotels and cheap international

air ticket booking. They simply need to enter the departure and arrival destinations on search engines to get the list of

flights operated between these two destinations.
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Pack According Airlines Baggage Allowances

Properly check allowed baggage allowances limit of respective airline. Don’t wait until that last minute to pack your bags,

since rushed packing usually leads to over packing. Packing efficiently is like a science, so take time to really assess what

you’ll need and what you can leave at home. One thumb rule is to lay out everything you want to bring-then cut it in half.
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These seven tips will help travellers in planning their budgeted tours quite efficiently.

For Mumbai Singapore flights are operated by many carriers and hence, the price of flight ticket charged by them may also

vary. It is advised that travellers thoroughly check services offered by each of them before making reservations. In addition

to this, there are a number of routes for Mumbai Singapore flights that affect the journey duration. To book Mumbai Singapore

flights check here:

Bumped Flights
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You may not be aware but if you are bumped from a flight or if your luggage is lost or delayed you have a right to ask for

cash. If they ask for volunteers because a flight is overbooked and offer a voucher for a future flight or a combination of

cash and voucher most people will accept this. If that’s good with you then take it, but according to Airfare Watchdog you

can ask for a cash payout on the spot depending on the amount of delay time In getting to your destination.:
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Under US Department of Transportation rules bumped passengers subject to short delays will receive compensation equal to

double the price of their tickets, while those subject to longer delays would receive payments of four times the value of

their tickets. There are limits in place so check the DOT bill of rights for the latest compensation limits.
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Short delays are 1-2 hours for domestic flights, and 1-4 hours for international flights. Longer delays are for times more

than these. For outright cancellations, the airline owes a full refund, even on non-refundable flights.

Delayed or Lost Luggage
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If your luggage is delayed or lost you are also entitled to compensation. Some airlines offer nothing other than delivery to

your home or destination hotel when the luggage arrives, others offer a small amount of cash to cover essentials like

toiletries, and others might offer a voucher for a discount on a future flight. The law actually says you are entitled to up

to $3,300 for luggage delayed on a domestic flights and up to $1,500 for luggage delayed on an International Flight. The

amount is determined by how long you are without your luggage. If the luggage is totally lost then you are entitled to the

full compensation. Check the DOT bill of rights for the latest compensation limits.
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Airlines are also required to apply the same baggage compensation for each segment of your trip if you have more than one

flight including those with interline and code share partners.

Hotels

A holiday is never complete without the right accommodation. This is an important aspect to consider since it can determine

how comfortable you end up feeling throughout the holiday. Your accommodation can also determine how relaxing your holiday

turns out to be. Hotels are the most popular when it comes to holiday accommodation. Luckily, holiday destinations have the

hotels in plenty. Your homework will be to choose one that meets the holiday expectations you have.
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1. Go through hotel reviews. They work effectively in letting you know what to expect from the hotel you are settling for.

There are sites dedicated to comparing holiday accommodations and from such you can gather as much as possible on your hotel.

You also get to know of experiences from customers who have been to the hotel for holidays. Making your choice is easy with

such reviews.

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2. Check the onsite facilities. These facilities will determine the overall convenience and experience you have while at the

hotel. The choice should match your preferences. For instance, if you love swimming you should consider a hotel that has a

pool at your disposal. The same goes for other facilities such as golf course, restaurant and spa.
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3. Family friendliness. This is of importance when setting out for family vacations. Small children need special items such

as cribs and high chairs and since you cannot carry them with you, the hotel should provide if it is family friendly. Other

items that will give your family a pleasant experience include refrigerator, pool and air conditioner among others.

Traveling can be quite expensive specially if you are with your family. Imagine your expenses when you travel alone and then when you bring

your husband and your kids along with you. The cost of traveling multiplies with the number of persons you are going with. Sometimes,

because of a really tight budget, you are not able to enjoy the trip itself because of too much worrying if you still have enough to last

till the end of it.

Fortunately, since people are traveling a lot more often these days compared to the past years, many companies are providing travel deals

for frequent travelers. Agoda is one of those companies and through their website, Agoda.com, they enable the people to choose their hotels

according to their budget.

Hotel Booking Through Hotel Websites
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Booking directly through hotel websites is not that hard these days but not that easy too. There are several reasons why some people don’t

find much success when they book directly through hotel websites:

1. The website can’t be found easily — Most hotels and apartelles these days already have their own websites but sometimes because of

those too many advertisements and third-party booking sites, it’s hard to identify which ones will directly point to the real website.

2. Website errors — When booking directly through websites, website errors happen and the customer service number can’t be called upon

especially when the hotel is overseas.

3. Payment methods not flexible — Different hotels offer different payment methods and most of the time, the customer have preferred

payment methods that are not available from the website.

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When researching accommodation do not always assume that booking directly will be cheaper as that is not always the case. Many hotels have

special agreements with larger booking companies such as Expedia, e-bookers and Booking.com. When I recently went to Thailand I got a free

upgrade and complimentary late checkout when I booked via e-bookers, if I booked directly I would have paid the same price but no upgrade

or late checkout. So look for the added value aspects rather than just price.

2 -Trip Advisor trip advisor is great because not only does it have a travel forum,

but there are countless reviews for every destination in the world. If you cannot decide whether to book that hotel that looks so great in

the brochure, simply head over to Trip Advisor and read the hotel reviews from travelers and tourists who have stayed there before. Trip

Advisor also has photos, videos and map to help your plan your vacation.

3 – Travel Blog. This site is a mixture of travel blogs and a forum. The forum is not that busy however they do have a wide range of travel

blogs for you to read. If you want to document your next vacation, then sign up for a free account and you can have your very own blog. The

user control panel is not really user friendly but once you become familiar with it, then it is easy to find your way around.

4 – Virtual Tourist. The forum set up of Virtual Tourist is a little bit unusual and it seems hard to backtrack if you click on a thread

and want to go back to the main menu. It is not the best travel forum but there is the opportunity to get in touch with other members and

read their travel guides.

Tui holiday bookings are warming up ahead of the summer
“We are pleased with the development of Summer 2015 trading since our last update, with continued strong demand for our unique holidays and a 12pc increase in online bookings,” the firm said. The group bought its third Mein Schiff cruise ship in May …
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Spieth sets Masters record…Rangers lose 3 players…Affalo shelved…Holiday

Spieth sets Masters record…Rangers lose 3 players…Affalo shelved…Holiday
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Jordan Spieth (speeth) has widened his lead at the Masters by breaking the tournament record for lowest score through 36 holes. Spieth is 14-under following a 6-under 66, five strokes ahead of Charley Hoffman and seven clear of …
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Comedian Jimmy Carr takes David Walliams on Maldives holiday 'to recover
Britain's Got Talent judge David Walliams is reportedly enjoying a holiday in the Maldives with his close friend and comedian Jimmy Carr to recover from his recent split from wife Lara Stone. The Mirror reports that Walliams, 43, pre-booked the holiday …
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Rise in number of fines for term time school holidays
"Obviously, I don't want my kids always away at school all the time as it make my job harder," she said. "It's about being reasonable, being flexible and looking at it case by case, not just having this one size fits all no school holidays are allowed …
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A+ LibTrolling: Make the defeat of the Confederacy a national holiday

A+ LibTrolling: Make the defeat of the Confederacy a national holiday
Tomorrow is the 150th anniversary of the defeat of the Confederacy in the civil war. (Or, the War of Northern Aggression, as I say when I want to annoy some of my more liberal friends.) It's an important moment in American history which summons up …
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Greens-unions bid to hijack Anzac public holiday slammed as 'economic lunacy'
Creating an additional holiday on April 27 would force many businesses to pay penalty rates on both Saturday and Monday — were they to open. Any last-minute change to the official calendar would also throw business planning into disarray, though many …
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Holiday hit by tragedy as three children die in car lake plunge

Holiday hit by tragedy as three children die in car lake plunge
IT could have been just another day in a suburban playground. But yesterday, as children laughed and played in a park, a car sat partially submerged in the lake nearby. Kids tore around on bicycles. Others giggled as they played. Only the adults on the …
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Cincinnati brewers, beer lovers celebrate unofficial holiday
The “sort of” holiday marks the day in 1933 when President Franklin Roosevelt signed the law allowing beer to be sold in the U.S. for the first time since Prohibition. In Cincinnati, brewing is definitely on the comeback. More than a dozen craft …
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Nomzamo Mbatha on her Holiday Swap KZN experience
Being on Holiday Swap broadened my perspective with regards to how much more I can do within the sphere of the entertainment world. It allowed me to be more mindful in terms of content and that not everything has to be glitz and glam for it to be great TV.
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Can a routine holiday jab send you mad? That's what BBC reporter Malcolm
When award-winning BBC foreign correspondent Malcolm Brabant walked into a clinic one afternoon to have a yellow fever vaccine, he was warned the possible side-effects could be dizzy spells and a headache. Yet within 24 hours of having the jab, in …
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O-Zone: Holiday greetings
John, it seems all draft-related questions this year focus on possible trade scenarios, need picks and/or BAP regardless of need. Assuming that is the case, what do you make of the fact that fan focus seems to be entirely on the Jags acquiring better …
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Working Holiday: 10 Pro Styling Tips for the Girl On the Go
A working holiday is not only an opportunity to hone your skills, but also a great way to sneak in some fun. But working holidays are usually surrounded by uncertainties, like a boardroom meeting that may end up at the dinner table of a five star hotel.
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Corinth Police investigate two people shot during holiday weekend

Corinth Police investigate two people shot during holiday weekend
ALCORN COUNTY, Miss. — Investigators are working a shooting that left two people dead Saturday night. The Alcorn County Coroner told WREG two people were fatally shot an apartment complex in Corinth, Mississippi. At this time, police are looking for …
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Turkish PM Davutoğlu celebrates Jewish Passover holiday
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has sent his greetings on Sunday to all Jewish families celebrating the holiday of Passover in Turkey. The Turkish Prime Ministry's Press Office released his message, which stressed Turkey's unity and solidarity …
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Huntington churches mark Christian holiday
Members of Huntington's faith community filled area churches Sunday to celebrate Easter with a variety of services, special music and fellowship. See more photos at www.herald-dispatch, and find weekly listings of church services and special events in …
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Lastest Holiday News

Easter weather: sunshine on its way for the holiday
Despite a wet and chilly start to the holiday, the mercury is set to creep upwards in the next couple of days. The sun will begin to make an appearance tomorrow with temperatures hitting 14C at some places. And they and may even reach 18C on Monday.
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Easter Ham Recipe 2015: How To Cook The Perfect Honey-Glazed Holiday
Easter is almost here and for those planning to cook a special dinner this holiday, you've come to the right place. Being that ham is one of the most popular dishes served during the annual affair, we've compiled an easy honey-glazed ham recipe …
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Holiday deals of the week: Bargains for UK, Spanish cities and sunshine
North Sardinia from £559pp: This seven-night half-board holiday at the four-star Le Ginestre is a saving of up to £356 per couple. The offer includes return flights from Gatwick with easyJet on May 17. 01293 731 753. STAR DEAL. Vietnam from £669pp …
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Holiday Cooking For Easter

Holiday Cooking For Easter
If you're thinking about what you should make for the family this Easter holiday, you're in luck. Carissa Mason talked to Gregg Watson and the KTEN morning crew about an easy and fun recipe that even the kids can join in on!Read More >>. If you're …
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Sunny spring: Temperature set to rise over Easter Bank Holiday weekend
… of London's Euston station over Easter. Virgin is “strongly recommending” train passengers not to travel. Ticket company thetrainline. com estimated more than 79,000 people would travel by rail over the holiday despite widespread track improvement …
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Great Adventure announces holiday spectacular
Great Adventure is extending its 2015 season with "Holiday in the Park." According to a release, the holiday spectacular will include millions of glittering lights, dazzling holiday entertainment, delicious seasonal treats, Santa's village, and animals …
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If Passover is the holiday of freedom, why do Israelis feel so trapped?
The parallels between Passover 2014 and Passover 2015 are striking: In the days before the holiday began last year, the situation between Israel and the Palestinians seemed as hopeless as ever, after the John Kerry-orchestrated peace negotiations …
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Reddit user posts 'miserable' holiday snaps after going on free trip to Puerto
Winning a free trip would put a wide grin on most people's faces, but one tourist couldn't hide his 'misery' during a dream holiday to Puerto Rico. Kevin Blandford's holiday snaps have gone viral on the internet, with each one showing him pulling the …
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LatAm head into holiday weekend better bid
NEW YORK, April 2 (IFR) – Latin American credits were ending well bid on Thursday in a trading session that saw good two-way flows ahead of the release on Friday of US non-farm payroll numbers for March. "A few people were selling because of rate fears …
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BACKLASH: Mum booted from flight, mummy cards and Warnie 11:35

BACKLASH: Mum booted from flight, mummy cards and Warnie 11:35
May says the cost of air travel quickly adds up so holidaying in your own state can be a good option for your budget. “The best part about a holiday is the change of scenery and a break from routine,” she says. At a caravan park you can expect to pay …
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Holiday driver crackdown after road deaths
Motorists travelling the highways this Easter weekend can expect to be pinged for any unsafe driving in a holiday crackdown following a tragic start to the year. Already this year 14 people have died on the Waikato region's roads including five in March.
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Music for the Easter Holiday Spirit

Music for the Easter Holiday Spirit
A sampling of musical presentations planned for the holiday season at churches and other sites in New York, compiled by Joshua Barone. All are free unless otherwise noted. (Churches accept donations. Unless noted, church choirs are featured in church …
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Murder mystery as Scottish soldier dies on holiday in Miami
Shaun Cole, from Edinburgh, was a private with The Royal Scots Borderers, and was on holiday in Florida with friends when he suffered “blunt force trauma” to the head. The 22-year-old, who was attending the Ultra dance music festival, was last seen …
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