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Smartphones: iPhone Up! Blackberry “Down and Out?”

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It’s Fall. Halloween is a little over a month away. Thanksgiving comes soon for Canadians, but isn’t that far beyond the horizon for U.S. residents. But this year, Canada’s RIM (Research in Motion) maker of the BlackBerry, has little to celebrate. America’s Apple, on the other hand, continues to be thankful for a robust share […]

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Feminists oppose Berlin’s Barbie Dreamhouse

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(This story has been made available to Tales Told From The Road by the news syndication service Repost.us.) Feminists oppose Berlin’s Barbie Dreamhouse (via AFP) The opening this month of the first life-sized Barbie Dreamhouse in Europe may be the fantasy of many a little girl, but Berlin feminists are mobilising against what they call […]

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Follow Tales Told From The Road on “Bloglovin

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Follow Tales Told From The Road with Bloglovin’. If you use the Web-based service “Bloglovin’” to help you keep up with new posts to your favorite blogs, you can add Tales Told From The Road to the list of blogs you follow. If you are familiar with “Bloglovin’” as yet, go to its site, sign […]

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Tales Told From The Road Weekly Travel News Update

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(This edition of the Tales Told From The Road Weekly newspaper features a wide-range of travel-related stories from 189 contributors.) Get more travel news! Subscribe to our e-mail updates! Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013 Dick Jordan

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Top 10 Travel Stories of The Week

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Follow Tales Told From The Road on Twitter to keep abreast of  the ever-changing world of travel.  Here are the Top 10 Travel Stories we shared on Twitter last week: https://twitter.com/talestold/status/224899089865777152 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/224915414164049924 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/225288879857614851 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/225647394564476928 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/225651265567330305 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/225690172031893505 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/225961963937738753 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/226000968892968961 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/226354605682991104 https://twitter.com/talestold/status/226391137471062016  

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Banging Out a Story

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Last April, I heard that the world’s last typewriter factory had been shuttered. A part of my past closed along with it.

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Thailand Back on the “Ok To Visit” List

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US cancels Thailand travel alert (via AFP)

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Found in My Own Backyard: A Virtual Choir

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Grace Cathedral sits atop Nob Hill, high above downtown San Francisco.  It is the site of year-round concerts, but I like to attend ones during the Christmas holiday season when the nearby luxury hotels, The Fairmont and Mark Hopkins, and the trees surrounding Huntington Park across the street from the cathedral, are festooned with lights. […]

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Not Where I’m Headed on My Next Trip

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