Archive for January, 2013

In with the Pin – Travel Weekly

Travel Weekly In with the PinTravel Weekly2 using Pic Stitch and my photos from a cruise in French Polynesia. Infographics are a great way to create interesting images with little or no graphics skills. Travel agents can use free sites to generate pictures of text. I used Infogr.am to generate … More: continued here Powered […]

Governor proposes increase in hotel room tax [The Honolulu Star-Advertiser] – Equities.com

Governor proposes increase in hotel room tax [The Honolulu Star-Advertiser]Equities.comKeith Vieira, senior vice president and director of operations for Hawaii and French Polynesia at Starwood Hotels and Resorts, said that, ideally, the 9.25 percent hotel room tax rate would expire as scheduled in 2015. But he said he understands the …–ł –ī—Ä—É–≥–ł–Ķ » More: continued here

Rollacosta ride: Thrills for all ages at PortAventura on Spain’s Costa Dorada – Mirror.co.uk

Rollacosta ride: Thrills for all ages at PortAventura on Spain's Costa DoradaMirror.co.ukThe park really does take your breath away with its impressive attention to detail in each of the themed areas: Mediterrania, Far West, Mexico, China, Polynesia and, my children's favourite, Sesamo Aventura (Sesame Street to you and me). Once we'd got … More: continued […]

WWII shell disarmed in French Polynesia – Radio New Zealand International

Radio New Zealand International WWII shell disarmed in French PolynesiaRadio New Zealand InternationalAn artillery shell dating back to the Second World War has been disarmed in French Polynesia after it was unwittingly used as an anvil for 30 years. Police on Bora Bora called in military experts to neutralise the shell which weighed 25 kilogrammes […]

Our future as a nation is bleak if we do not eliminate the Tail – The Dominion Post

Our future as a nation is bleak if we do not eliminate the TailThe Dominion PostFrom the farthest reaches of rural New Zealand and the most distant islands of Polynesia we marched these migrants into our factories and warehouses, set them to work on our roads and railways, asked them to clean our schools, hospitals, […]