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Take a Trip to Chernobyl

Listen here Click to listen // Most tour companies tempt customers with trips to sunny beaches and exotic locations. Lupine Travel takes a different approach. The UK tour company provides packages to destinations others do not – and at a low price. One such trip is to Chernobyl, the site of the 1986 nuclear power plant disaster. Lupine has several…
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Win a Free Trip to Japan

Listen here Click to listen // Simple English News spoke with the Japan Tourism Agency today. We found out that the agency will be offering free round-trip air tickets to Japan starting in April 2012. The exact number of free trips has not been decided, although some newspapers have put the number at 10,000. Applications for the free trips will…
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A City on a Ship

Listen here The Allure of the Seas is the world’s largest cruise ship. It is 360 meters long, 16 decks high and can accommodate up to 6,400 passengers. In addition to having dozens of eateries, including Japanese and Brazilian restaurants, the Allure of the Seas is the first ship with its own Starbuck’s Coffee stand. The ship also offers numerous…
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Quebec

Listen here Quebec is unlike any other place in North America. It is the largest Canadian province by area and the only province in Canada where most people speak French. The beautiful natural scenery of the province - together with its culture, history and architecture - make Quebec a wonderful place to visit. The principal tourist destinations in…
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The Big Apple

Listen here New York City is often called "the city that never sleeps." It is the business and cultural capital of the United States. New York is also referred to as "The Big Apple". A multitude of theatrical shows, art exhibitions and musical performances takes place in New York City every day. You can also find restaurants from all over the world…
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Halong Bay

Listen here Halong Bay is a UNESCO world heritage site that is situated on the northeast coast of Vietnam. There are thousands of small limestone islands, cliffs and other spectacular sights located in this 1,553 sq. km area. Halong Bay is often called one of the wonders of the world. Halong, when translated into English, means "descending dragon".…
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