How to Maximize Your Trip to Jordan

How to Maximize Your Trip to Jordan

Travel Tips
In order to fully immerse yourself in the culture, it’s best that you prepare yourself before going. The first time traveler to Jordan may have difficulties in navigating around and adapting to the customs that the locals are used to. This travel guide will help you prepare yourself for the vacation of your life. With so many sights to see and things to do, you’ll be ready to take on the exotic location of Jordan with ease. Learn the Language Well, truth be told, you’re not going to become fluent in Arabic in a short period of time. But, you can essentially have command of the basic language, letters, and numbers. They often refer to English numbers as “Arabic numerals”. However, their numbers often look different that the English ones.…
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Budget Travel Tips to Visit Anywhere on Earth

Budget Travel Tips to Visit Anywhere on Earth

Travel
By Phineas Upham Travelling is one of the best and most rewarding things you can do with your life. Seeing more of the world gives you perspective on the challenges you face daily, and offers you a glimpse into someone else’s world. It’s also expensive, if you let it become that way. There are tips you can use to travel anywhere on the planet for a modest budget. Travelling is simple, but vacation is expensive. Read on to discover the difference between the two. Book in Advance If you book in advance, you have a wealth of information on your side. You can search multiple airline websites to book cheaper fares, compare prices and find the flight that’s best for you. Remember, decreasing stops and being picky about arrival times…
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Why you should rent a car when in the UAE

Why you should rent a car when in the UAE

Automotive, Travel
By Monte Carlo Rent A Car, LLC Whether you're in the UAE for business, travel or both, car rentals in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, UAE are affordable and comfortable. Most car rental companies in these regions offer an extensive fleet of vehicles from compact cars, sedans, sports cars, convertibles, or SUVs. Car rental companies in the UAE also offer upgrades like GPS, child seats, additional drivers, insurance and more. Here are the reasons why you should rent a car when in the UAE; Comfort - Renting a car means that you can explore the region in comfort. Weather in the UAE can get quite hot and humid. However if you have your own car, you will be able to easily sightsee in the comfort of your own car. Hire a driver…
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What Makes Zankou Chicken so Good?

Travel
The Iskendarian family first brought Zankou Chicken to America in the 1980s. The family had previously served Beirut from their store’s street corner location for more than 20 years. After such a long time, it was time to share the love with the rest of the world. Zankou left Beirut with the objective of opening a new store in every major city. Today, Zankou has all but colonized Los Angeles, and the restaurant’s focus on quality is the primary reason why. Quality First Zankou Chicken begins with fresh meat. They don’t use freezers, and everything is hormone free. Especially the chicken. The tri-tip used to make Zankou’s incredible shawarma is USDA choice, so every bite is juicy and tasty. The restaurant also buys local, and even serves Halal food from…
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Care for Your Boat Cushions with These Tips

Goods and Services, Industrial and Manufacturing
As every sailor knows, mildew is a constant struggle when you've got fabric on your boat. Mildew, which is really just mold in fabric, occurs when there is a damp, dark, and musty area for it to grow. To help prevent mildew growth, you should always dry and store your boat cushions when they are not in use. In addition to proper storage, you can use these tips to help clean and care for your cushions to extend their lifespan. The dryfast foam used in marine seating is designed to minimize how damp the cushion will get, and it is antimicrobial by nature to further reduce the chance of any growth. However, if mildew does set in your cushion, you have two options. Attempt to clean it well enough to…
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A Look into the Strong Demand for Cayman Real Estate

Real Estate
With a solid property market, purchasing property on the Cayman Islands is a smart choice. The Cayman Islands is one of the most regulated offshore financial centers in the world due to the favorable taxation laws along with the leniency in real estate taxes – none on capital gains, income, or profits for foreign investors. From a tax perspective, this makes the Cayman Islands appealing for real estate investors. A Revamped Property Market Following the global economic recession, the Cayman Islands have experienced sudden a resurgence in the real estate market, bringing in a plethora of investors looking into Cayman Islands residential rentals. The strong demand for vacation homes along with flourishing transaction sales has led to believe that buyers have returned to this property market to pick up where…
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Three Unusual and Provocative Shopping Hot Spots in Hong Kong

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By Phin Upham Hong Kong has many sights to behold, but spending a day or two shopping is actually worth the effort. There are big brand retailers situated all over the city, but those looking for a unique experience can find one almost anywhere they look. Here are three of our favorites. Ngong Ping 360 China declared in 2000 that it wanted to build a new tourism project, with gondolas leading to leading tourist destinations in the Hong Kong area. After a feasibility study, Ngong Ping was conceived. One first takes a gondola up to the home of the Po Lin Monastery and the Tian Tan Buddha. There, one can find an incredible retail and entertainment complex nestled in the hills. Tung Choi Street Known as part of Hong Kong’s…
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Travel Safety Tips: Abu Dhabi

Travel
If you’re traveling to another country, be wary of how you wave your money around. Travelling to another country can be a fun and memorable experience. However, there are always certain safety concerns that you should be on the lookout for. Take Abu Dhabi for example, located within the United Arab Emirates (UAE), it’s known for its religious devotion to its culture and architectural transcendence. Just like every country that expects to see a fair share of tourists, there are loads of scammers, con artists, and thieves that await your arrival. Car Rentals Finding a car rental in Abu Dhabi is fairly easy. Many of them are situated at the front of the international airport for convenience purposes. This doesn’t mean that you should automatically choose one at first sight.…
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Plan Your Trip to the Caymans Like an Expert

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By Andy’s Rent-A-Car When it’s time to plan your next trip, isn’t it time to do something truly extraordinary? Shouldn’t you knock something off the bucket list instead of just doing the same old, same old? If you feel this way, you’ll love the Cayman Islands. These exotic locations have become the stuff of legend and for good reason. However, if you don’t plan your trip correctly, you’ll miss out on all these amazing islands have to offer. Thanks to Grand Caymans car rentals, you can see the entire place for yourself at your own pace. There’s no overestimating what a difference this makes. With car rentals in Cayman, you’ll have the run of the place. Unlike other tourists, you won’t have to worry about seeing the many sites only…
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Three Historic San Francisco Neighborhoods and the History that Defines Them

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By Phineas Upham San Francisco is one of the most rapidly evolving places in California. Shaped over time by gold rushes, missionaries and technology, San Francisco’s history often gets lost, or sometimes built over during these transitions. Creativity and commerce flow from this place, but much of it would not be possible without reflecting upon what makes the area great. More than the financial district, or the chowder at Fisherman’s Wharf, here are three historic neighborhoods that encompass San Francisco. The Dog Patch The Dogpatch area was traditionally industrial with a light touch of residential. Until the 90s, that largely held true. Previously known as “Butchertown”, the name seems to stem from a colloquialism suggesting dogs were waiting around for scraps of meat. Today, it’s become an upper-middle class neighborhood…
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