Posts Tagged “Book”

Riverrun nets Walker’s ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ football travel book

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Riverrun nets Walker’s ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ football travel book

Riverrun has netted a football travel book by Matt Walker, charting his quest to watch top flight matches in all 55 UEFA countries during a single season. Richard Arcus, commissioning editor at the Quercus imprint, acquired UK and Commonwealth rights from Ed Wilson of Johnson & Alcock. Europe United will be published in hardback and e-book on…

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Alexa skill enables passengers to book travel assistance

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Alexa skill enables passengers to book travel assistance

UK: Virgin Trains has launched a ‘skill’ for Amazon Alexa virtual assistants which enables passengers with disabilities to book assistance for their journey using simple voice commands. The JourneyCare service usually requires users to fill in an online form or call a helpline after booking, which involves repeating information which had already been provided to…

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Adventure travel book of the year: a canoe odyssey in the Yukon

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Adventure travel book of the year: a canoe odyssey in the Yukon

I leave Teslin after three days. It is early June. Out on Teslin Lake it is hot, too hot to paddle, too hot to think. I float and drift and loaf. A loon is out there somewhere, warbling through its crazy cries. I sing dumb songs. I scare the ducks for something to do, like a…

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Here’s the Best Time to Book Your Summer Travel

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Here’s the Best Time to Book Your Summer Travel

Brutal winter storms have tricked us into thinking that warmer weather will never arrive. But if Punxsutawney Phil is right, spring and summer are just around the corner. If you like to spend your summer holidays traveling with friends or family, you’re not alone. In fact, we think it’s the perfect time to embark on a country-wide road…

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The Quirkiest Travel Experiences To Book In 2019

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The Quirkiest Travel Experiences To Book In 2019

Take your vacation game to the next level with these incredible once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences that should be on every intrepid traveler’s bucket list: #1 Virtual Reality Tour of Pompeii, Italy TRIPADVISOR Modern technology meets history in this unique virtual reality tour of the ancient Roman city. It’s the first on-site 3D multi-media tour of a…

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