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How Did an Australian Floating Hotel End up in North Korea?
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How Did an Australian Floating Hotel End up in North Korea?

Would you ever stay in a floating hotel? No? What if it was moored right next to the Great Barrier Reef?Believe it or not, this was once a thing back in the 1980s. Sadly, the venture was plagued with problems and eventually wound its way to North Korea.Have we piqued your interest? Then read on.RELATED: 7 FLOATING HOMES TO HELP YOU ESCAPE THE HOLIDAY RUSHFloating what now?

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Argentina Bans All Domestic and International Flights until September 1st

The decision has sparked an outcry from the industry.April 28, 2020Argentina has taken a stricter turn amid the coronavirus outbreak and on Monday declared that all domestic and international commercial flights to and from the country would be banned until September 1.Authorities have stated that airlines should not be selling tickets for flights that most probably won& 39;t take off in the upcoming months.
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Vegas Airport Installs Vending Machines to Sell PPE, Receives Mixed Reviews

This is what flying in the U.S. during a pandemic looks like.May 18, 2020Most flights have come to a slow halt during the current pandemic, however, some authorities are thinking outside the box in order to keep travelers safely moving.Las Vegas& 39; entrepreneurs are finding ways to keep the city functioning, for instance by offering & 34;virus-free lap dances& 34;, and now by adding vending machines selling PPE.
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The Silk Road - A Superhighway of Ideas and Trade

The Silk Road allowed the exchange of science, technology, language, culture, philosophy, and religious beliefs between the societies along its route. Our modern world wouldn& 39;t be what it is today without it.The Silk Road extended from China on the east to the Mediterranean sea on the west, as shown in the map below.
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11 of the World's Most Famous Abandoned Cities

Whether it& 39;s time, economic pressures, or natural and human-caused disasters, some cities have been abandoned. They stand as mute testimony to a time that no longer exists, and many abandoned cities have become popular tourist attractions.Come along with us as we explore 11 of the world& 39;s most famous abandoned cities.
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Floating Movie Theater With Socially Distant Boats Set for Paris

Drive-ins are fun, but not as much as sailing and swimming to your movie destination.July 08, 2020Drive-in cinemas have seen a surge of interest amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and as the dog days approach rapidly, swimming to your favorite movies might be the loveliest of activities that you can do this summer.
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The Effects of COVID-19 on the Travel and Accommodation Industries

According to a recent CNBC article, the four largest U.S. airlines combined lost over $10 billion during Q2 2020 due to reduced demand stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. In that same article, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) reported that screenings at U.S. airports are currently only 30 of last year& 39;s level.
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