Monthly Archives: October 2021

Halloween Special in London Restaurants to try in 2021

A spooky pumpkin lamington from Morny Bakehouse.| Morny bakery It’s officially pumpkin patch season in London, and Halloween – and Thanksgiving – is allowing the city’s restaurants and bakeries to go beyond its more pedestrianized preparations. Spooky specials are popping up across the capital before October 31, with bakeries – …

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Teni and Tayo Creations launch offers celebrating African culture and STEM

A unique source of children’s books, toys and accessories, the brand features various characters that encourage interest in science, technology and African history. LOS ANGELES, 28 October 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Teni and Tayo creations Unveil a new coloring book, puzzle and build your own solar powered car from …

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Sarasota Co. commissioners approve high-rise hotels in Siesta Key

Sarasota County Commissioners opened the floor for public comment on the matter at their Wednesday morning meeting. SIESTA KEY, Fla .– Sarasota County Commissioners on Wednesday approved a developer’s plan to build a 170-room high-rise hotel in Siesta Key Village, a popular destination for tourists and residents of Sarasota. In …

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Here’s how restaurants and takeaways are changing in South Africa

Famous Brands has released its interim financial results for the six-month period ended August 31, 2021, with the group posting strong results despite the impact of lockdown and heavy looting in July. The group – which carries brands such as Steers, Debonairs and Wimpy – reported revenue of R3 billion, …

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HOZA Restaurant Brings African Culture and Experience to Downtown Easton | Regional News from Lehigh Valley

EASTON, PA – Few of Lehigh Valley residents will visit Africa, but culture and taste can be experienced in downtown Easton, just off Center Square. Sibu Mafundikwa’s HOZA restaurant is what she describes as “Pan-African”, with flagship products from across the continent: Nigerian-style grilled chicken, West African Jollof rice and …

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Minor Hotels to debut in Egypt with Oaks Hotels Resorts & Suites

Minor Hotels, hotel owner, operator and investor, currently with a portfolio of 527 hotels and resorts in 55 countries across Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Europe, South America, Africa and the Indian Ocean, is pleased to announce its upcoming debut in Egypt with the launch of a new Oaks property. Scheduled to …

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Fraser Suites Abuja wins World Luxury Hotels award as best in Africa

Fraser Suites Abuja, Nigeria’s leader in serviced luxury apartments, has been announced as the 2021 winner of the Luxury City Hotel’s World Luxury Hotel Awards for the African continent. The award from the World Luxury Hotel Awards “is in recognition of Fraser Suites’ continued commitment to hospitality excellence and outstanding …

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haunted hotels and ghostly guesthouses to book for Halloween

If you like your vacation with a secondary order of spectral occurrences, avoid the usual hotels and guesthouses in favor of a stay with a little more paranormal pedigree. As Halloween approaches, Airbnb has added the home of the movie franchise Scream to their site. Promising a night of horror …

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Best Luxury Hotels in the New Forest 2021

Joining the perimeter of the port city of Southampton on the outskirts of Britain’s premier seaside resort of Bournemouth, the New Forest is an expanse of magical forests and open green spaces close to the south coast. Home to deer, ponies and abundant wildlife, it is full of excellent walks, …

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Best Luxury Hotels in Sweden 2021

The Scandinavian nation offers wonderful vacation opportunities for the discerning traveler. Its capital, Stockholm, is a fascinating, stylish and trendy destination for a city break, as are many of its other coastal cities, such as Malmö and Gothenburg. The climates of the far north of Sweden offer glimpses of the …

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UK’s Most Artistic Hotels Perfect for Autumn Stays

In the restaurant of the newly opened East Sussex hotel, the Star at Alfriston (thepolizzicollection.com/the-star) is a portrait of a woman wearing a large ruff. It hangs above a 16th-century buffet that moans every morning with fruit, yogurt, and pastries. Watch it long enough, however, and you might see the …

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Best African 2021 | by Zemam

IntroductionArts & CultureCity lifeFashion styleOutsideTips for kidsMedia mixCasual diningRestaurantsComida!Spirits and nightlife Best galleryBest authorBest art museumBest dance studioBest visual artistBest dance companyBest movie theaterBest outdoor art installationBest art classesBest place to donate your time and / or moneyBest Musical Instrument StoreBest music schoolBest theater company Best gymBest Computer RepairBest thrift …

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Construction begins on new hotels and restaurants at Epic Central in Grand Prairie

Construction of a large, city-owned investment in Grand Prairie with two new hotels, a convention center and a food court is underway. City leaders and private partners on Thursday celebrated a groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of Epic Central, a 172-acre park nestled along George W. Bush Tollway and Arkansas …

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Hotels reflect on a confusing future

This article is part of our Business transformation special report, on how the pandemic has changed the way the world does business. As travel resumes amid signs of a decline in the pandemic, the hospitality industry is hoping its fortunes will rise as well. But until now, it’s unclear when …

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Sound and music in African culture

By Charles Vallena, author and editor-in-chief of TheGuitarJunky.com Music is an integral part of African culture. In fact, it is the only thing that has been passed down from generation to generation for centuries. Music in Africa can be divided into two categories: traditional music and popular music. Traditional music …

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Best Luxury Hotels on the Costa Brava 2021

Stretching from the French border to Barcelona, ​​this area of ​​the Spanish coast is less populated than others and relatively unspoiled. Meaning “wild” coast, the region is known for its magnificent golden beaches, its temperate climate, its medieval towns and its pretty villages. As such, the Costa Brava is also …

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Fire damages ‘old’ African fish restaurants in Newark

Newark Newark firefighters battled an early morning blaze that destroyed at least two commercial establishments in the city’s downtown area on Sunday. Just before 5:15 a.m., firefighters responded to the call for a fire in the 2-story commercial building. A second alarm was triggered at 5:29 a.m., with a total …

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One of the most haunted hotels in the United States is in downtown San Antonio, according to a report

SAN ANTONIO – If you’ve visited the Alamo in downtown San Antonio, you might not know that one of the most haunted hotels in the United States is nearby. And yes, if you dare, you can book an overnight stay. The Emily Morgan Hotel, at 705 E. Houston Street, is …

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I made Alabede to showcase the beauty of African culture -Jide Awobona,

By Damilola Fatunmise Jide Awobona is popular for her comedic role in Funke Akindele Jenifa’s diary. Now he’s adopted a more “serious” character in his new movie, Alabede, which premiered amid glamor and panache at Viva Cinema, Ikeja, Lagos last Sunday. In this conversation, Awobona talks about the epic film …

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Four Seasons Hotels to hire new CEO in 2022 under new majority ownership

Skift take Four Seasons has strengthened its development pipeline over the 20 years that John Davison has held various positions with the company. The brand awareness and the new ownership structure of the company should make this CEO search easier than last time. Cameron Sperance The chief executive of one …

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New booking platform for luxury hotels promises higher and faster salaries: Travel Weekly

A group of travel industry veterans have joined forces to launch Four Hundred by Design, a new business-to-business platform for travel advisors that promises higher commissions and faster payouts, among other benefits. Co-founded by Tony Abrams (founder of lifestyle management company Four Hundred) and Tony Shepherd (CEO of Four Hundred …

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US and UK warn citizens to avoid hotels in Afghanistan

Kabul – The United States and Britain warned their citizens on Monday to avoid hotels in Afghanistan, days after dozens of people were killed in a mosque in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group active in Afghanistan , Islamic State Khorasan. The Taliban, who seized power in August …

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US, UK warn citizens of Kabul hotel threat

The United States and Britain on Monday warned their citizens to avoid hotels in Afghanistan, days after dozens of people were killed in a mosque in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group. The Taliban, who seized power in August and declared an Islamic emirate, seek international recognition and …

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Readers’ Choice Awards 2021: the best hotels and resorts in Africa

THE BEST RESORT IN SOUTH AFRICA 2021 10. Ulusaba Private Game Reserve, Sabi Sands. 97.769. Loges Lepogo, Limpopo. 97.838. Lion Sands Game Reserve, Sabi Sands. 97.837. andBeyond Phinda Private Game Reserve, KwaZulu-Natal. 98.886. Marataba Luxury Lodges, Marakele National Park. 99.125. Cheetah Plains, Sands of Sabi. 99.374. Morukuru family, Madikwe wildlife …

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Best luxury hotels in Fuerteventura 2021

It has some of the most beautiful beaches in the Canary Islands, aquamarine seas and a temperate climate all year round, thanks to its position off the North African coast. Fuerteventura is a little less built than some of its neighbors, although it is the second largest in the collection …

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Best luxury hotels in Malaga 2021

Malaga, the capital of its province and the de facto capital of the Costa del Sol, Andalusia, is one of Spain’s fastest growing cities. It is much more than a gateway to the beaches, resorts and natural parks of southern Spain’s most popular coast. It is a vibrant city rich …

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4 Houston luxury hotels win new Conde Nast Traveler awards

In February, American News and World Report ranked Tilman Fertitta’s luxury Post Oak Hotel # 13 in all of its top 50 hotels in the US in 2021 – and # 1 in Texas. The opulent Post Oak still retains its status as Best in Houston in a new ranking, …

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3 South African restaurants in the world’s top 100

The best restaurant in the world is Noma. Once again. He has won the award four times in the past. The world’s most famous restaurant was number two on the 2019 list and reached the 2021 ranking although it spent almost as much time in 2020 operating as an open-air …

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Hundreds of asylum seekers wait in Portland-area hotels because apartments are so scarce

Hundreds of asylum seekers who arrived in Portland over the summer are waiting in area hotels for permanent accommodation because affordable apartments are so scarce. The exact number is unclear, but officials and agencies working with newcomers say the influx is of a similar magnitude to the 450 migrants who …

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Aregbesola laments the lack of research on African culture by academics – Nigeria – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

• Prophet TB Joshua wins posthumous Ipate-Asa award• Diaspora group urges governments to use Yoruba language as a tool for unity and development Home Secretary Rauf Aregbesola denounced the lack of research on African culture and tradition by Nigerian institutions, saying there are vast opportunities in the food varieties available …

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10 places for Nigerians and Ethiopians

Photo by Femoree on Unsplash Houston is an incredibly diverse city with food from a variety of international cultures. African cuisine, particularly West African cuisine from Ghana and Nigeria, is a thriving part of the Houston restaurant scene. In addition to these, you can taste Ethiopian dishes or Pan-African cuisine …

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Leading Hotels releases its first “Luxury Report”

Are travelers gaining the confidence to travel more frequently and farther? What are the most popular destinations right now for LHW travellers? Are we returning to pre-pandemic industry travel levels? What matters to travelers today when planning their next trip? Presentation of the first Luxury report by Leading. We invite …

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10 Best Myrtle Beach Hotels

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) – Need a clean, safe home away from home? How about something close to the beach, with a great view of the sunrise, and within walking distance of food and entertainment? The Myrtle Beach shoreline is filled with what may seem like an endless stream of …

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