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Homeless Man Spends Winters in Tenerife

Listen here Most of us have probably never been to Tenerife, the largest island of the seven Canary Islands. 73- year-old Alexander from the city of Lucenec is homeless. He does not have any famliy or relatives. He saves money during a year to travel to Tenerife in order to avoid harsh winters which sometimes hit regions of Central Europe. An…
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The PIIGS

Listen here Click to listen // Last month we wrote about the BRIC countries. Now we would like to discuss the PIIGS. The acronym stands for Portugal, Ireland,…
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The Running of the Bulls

Listen here Thousands of adventurous people are gathering in Pamplona, Spain this week for the running of the bulls. Every morning brave people run ahead of six bulls for 848 meters through the city's streets. The weeklong San Fermin festival was made famous by the American writer Ernest Hemingway in his book "The Sun Also Rises". Nine runners have…
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