Articles Tagged ‘Haiti’

8 Seventeenth Century Pirate Haunts Still Open for Business

8 Seventeenth Century Pirate Haunts Still Open for Business September 19, 2010 | Featured | Read More
Co-Authored by the well-traveled and decidedly debonair Zain Iqbal! Walk into any Halloween party this year and you’re sure to see a bountiful number of Cap’n Jack Sparrows and corseted pirate wenches. Although it’s unclear how historically accurate these costumes may be, there are...

Judgment Of Paris Winner To Be Sold For Relief Funds

Judgment Of Paris Winner To Be Sold For Relief Funds July 19, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
It appears wine may be able to do more than simply delight the taste buds. While children left orphaned and homeless as a result of the devastating 2010 Haitian Earthquake may not be enjoying wine, they will no doubt feel the benefits of the product when the profit from what is considered one of the...

John Travolta: Actor, Married Man, Football Lover, Pilot

John Travolta: Actor, Married Man, Football Lover, Pilot June 17, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
If you’re at all like me, you’re always curious as to John Travolta’s life. And, if you’re at all like me, you’re just as excited as I was to find out that he flew his own personal Boeing 707 to South Africa to offer his support to Australia’s Socceroos. You can view...

Weekend Reading: Around the Web with NileGuide

Weekend Reading: Around the Web with NileGuide January 22, 2010 | Around the Web, Travel News | Read More
It’s been a busy week here NileGuide, and since it’s rather soggy in San Francisco, we’ve had plenty of time to explore everything around the web. Here’s what the NileGuide crew has been reading over the past week. Business Manager Victoria read about $65 tours of Los Angeles’s Gangland in...

Haiti Relief: How Airlines Are Helping

Haiti Relief: How Airlines Are Helping January 18, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
In the midst of Haiti’s earthquake aftermath, Twitter buzzing led the crusade in raising awareness and money for the victims of this latest natural disaster. Some of the tweets held accurate information about how companies were reaching out to Haiti, while others displayed erroneous messages. Last...

Haiti Earthquake: How to Help

Haiti Earthquake: How to Help January 13, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
The Caribbean nation of Haiti was struck by an earthquake yesterday, Tuesday January 12, 2010. Reports say that the capital, Port-au-Prince has been “leveled,” with over 100,000 estimated deaths. Parliament, along with several hospitals, has collapsed. The Red Cross warned that up to 3 million...