Posts tagged ‘Travel’

Gone to Comino

Tomorrow morning, we’re heading off to stay overnight on Comino, the tiny island between Gozo and Malta that’s home to the Blue Lagoon. It’s also home…

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Cultural Nuances of the World

Quite by accident, I stumbled upon (not, I should clarify, StumbledUpon) this old-school page which appears to be a first-year sociology project. It’s a big list…

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Two Peculiar Travel Business Decisions

Two small marketing observations I made recently: Wired Temples pointed me at this new, slightly dodgy travel site called ParadiseMalta.com. Their slogan is “are you just…

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Link Round-Up: Link Love for People Who Emailed Me

It’s the rare link round-up here at DB.com. These are some of the links that folks emailed me over the past few weeks. Some were marketing…

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Where in Morocco Would You Spend a Long Weekend?

I know nothing about Morocco. Well, not nothing, but hardly anything. Let’s see what I know: Possible destinations include Marrakesh, Fez and Casablanca. There are probably…

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The Citadel and a Laundry Line

This morning we went into Gozo’s main city of Rabat and paid our first visit to the citadel, which has been a fortress of one kind…

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In Praise of My MEC Shirt

Back in September, 1999, we were going on a three-week trip to Costa Rica. In preparation, I wanted to buy a light, quick-drying, long-sleeved (for sun…

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I Have Three Dopplr Invites…

Thanks to Tara, I’m now a Dopplr user. Qu’est-ce que c’est Dopplr? Read this. And I now have three invititations to pass on to other worthy…

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