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  1. Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Grow Portfolio by More Than 40 New...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Grow Portfolio by More Than 40 New Hotels and Resorts across Europe in the Next Five Years Company Aggressively Expands in Turkey with Opening of The St. Regis Istanbul Marking the Entry of the Luxury St. Regis Brand in the Country Record Year of Signings Driven by Conversion Deals with Accelerated Growth in 2015 ) today announced it is on track to open more than 40 new hotels and resorts across Europe in the next five years, expanding its portfolio by almost 30% with openings in both fast-growing and established markets. Further underlining its long-term growth strategy, Starwood is set to open five new hotels in Turkey this year, including The St. Regis Istanbul which just opened on March 1st.

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  2. Telfair, Savannah Philharmonic hosting piano-playing princessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SavannahNow

    On March 11, the Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra and Telfair Museums will partner for the very first time to bring a real, live princess to perform a piano concert in Savannah. Not that she'll arrive in a pumpkin coach with a crown upon her head, but French Imperial Princess Caroline Murat happens to be a concert pianist, as well as a direct descendant of Napoleon.

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  3. Starwood to Grow Portfolio by More Than 40 New Hotels and Resorts...Read the original story

    Monday | Hotel Interactive

    From the International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced it is on track to open more than 40 new hotels and resorts across Europe in the next five years, expanding its portfolio by almost 30% with openings in both fast-growing and established markets. Further underlining its long-term growth strategy, Starwood is set to open five new hotels in Turkey this year, including The St. Regis Istanbul which just opened on March 1st.

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  4. Why Koreans are falling in love with CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ABS-CBN News

    Koreans finding love and adventure travelling through Croatia in reality TV shows have put the Balkan nation on the map, making it a popular tourist destination for the Asian market. It all started back in 2012 with the filming of the South Korean show "Romantic", featuring Koreans in their 20s and 30s visiting Croatia's highlights, from the capital Zagreb to the stunning Plitvice lakes national park and onto UNESCO World Heritage site Dubrovnik on the Adriatic coast.

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  5. Orbital Travel Expands Croatia Cruise ProgrammeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | PRWeb

    These ships offer a very different cruise experience; they are very relaxed and yet you can still visit the some of the most beautiful islands and towns on the Dalmatian coast. The spectacular unspoilt Adriatic coastline boasts over one thousand islands, stunning national parks and pristine medieval towns; a Dalmatian islands cruise is the perfect way to discover these treasures.

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  6. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Reports Strong 2014 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Lodging

    Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group reported strong 2014 results with 57 openings, 84 signings, and system wide revenues of $7.8 billion, a 4 percent increase compared to last year. "It was an exciting and successful year with tremendous growth, development momentum, revenue increases, and the launch of two new brands," said David P. Berg, chief operating officer, Carlson.

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  7. Croatian president 'wants dialogue' with SerbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | B92

    Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic says she wants to establish dialogue with the authorities in Serbia "in order to resolve outstanding issues." "I am encouraged by the visit of Mr. Vucic to Zagreb because we launched that initial dialogue, and I feel this desire on the other hand to move into solutions based on the 'short reckonings' policy," said Grabar-Kitarovic in her first interview since taking office.

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  8. Celtic fans must help weed out the troublemakers if we are to avoid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Record

    CELTIC were hit with an eighth UEFA sanction in as many years this week after incidents during the Dinamo Zagreb match in December and Deila says enough is enough. The Parkhead boss says he's saddened at the latest UEFA punishment to hit the Hoops after problems in Zagreb two months ago.

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  9. Korean TV makes Croatia a hot spotRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Bangkok Post

    It all started back in 2012 with the filming of the South Korean show "Romantic", featuring Koreans in their 20s and 30s visiting Croatia's highlights, from the capital Zagreb to the stunning Plitvice lakes national park and onto UNESCO World Heritage site Dubrovnik on the Adriatic coast. "Eventually the romantic search of a group of young Koreans for love in several Croatian destinations became a great commercial for our tourism," the head of the national tourist board Ratomir Ivicic told AFP.

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  10. Celtic fine: Ronny Deila asks for fans to behaveRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. RONNY Deila has called on Celtic supporters to self-police at the San Siro stadium tonight after the Scottish champions were left reeling by yet another Uefa sanction for crowd misconduct.

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  11. Celtic fined by UEFA for crowd trouble in CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | DNA India

    Celtic have been fined 10,000 euros by UEFA for crowd disturbance during their 4-3 loss at Dinamo Zagreb in the Europa League in December, it was announced on Wednesday. Celtic have been fined 10,000 euros by UEFA for crowd disturbance during their 4-3 loss at Dinamo Zagreb in the Europa League in December, it was announced on Wednesday.

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  12. Celtic fined over crowd troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ananova

    Celtic have been fined 10,000 euros by UEFA following crowd disturbances during their Europa League tie against Dinamo Zagreb in Croatia. European football's governing body held discplinary hearings against the Scottish champions after flares were set off among visiting fans during their 4-3 defeat last December.

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  13. Celtic fined for fan disturbanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BBC News

    Celtic have been fined A 7,300 by Uefa following crowd disturbances during their Europa League group stage match against Dinamo Zagreb. Fans clashed with police after fireworks were set off in the Celtic end of Stadion Maksimir as the Scottish champions lost 4-3 in Croatia.

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  14. Viking River Cruises tabs New Orleans for North America, to start Mississippi River cruises in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Mississippi Press

    Viking River Cruises has chosen the Port of New Orleans as its new homeport for its North America river cruise operations, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal announced Tuesday. According to its web site , "Rivers have throughout time served as the world's natural highways, facilitating trade and travel, connecting people and cultures.

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  15. Lloyd plays well for Wales on the MeadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Milford Mercury

    Lloyd Hughes made his debut for Wales Under 18s in their 1-0 defeat against the Republic of Ireland, played at the Conygar Bridge Meadow Stadium. The left-sided midfielder from Carew was comfortable in possession at the Conygar Bridge Meadow, Haverfordwest , in the first of two friendly matches against the Republic of Ireland.

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  16. AdventureSmith Explorations has fleet of elegant yachtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Examiner.com

    Croatia Island Hopper Cruise aboard the Futura, Prestige, President or M/V Admiral is the only deluxe, small ship cruise on a fully crewed yacht that focuses exclusively on the 1,100-mile Dalmatian Coast. Small ship cruise expert AdventureSmith Explorations has engaged a fleet of sleek, 150-foot modern yachts to transport in style 38 to 40 guests per sailing on 17 island-hopping departures along the Dalmatian Coast this season.

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  17. We Visited King's Landing in Real LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | IGN

    Thankfully Dubrovnik, the fictional capital's real-life double, was quite different - welcoming, peaceful, and entirely without a dynastic suspicion of my ancestors. Over the course of three days, I visited the continents of both Westeros and Essos, gazed upon the spot where Joffrey was wed , walked through the caverns where Daenerys chained her dragons, and took in several of the locations used for Season 5; I learned how close the real-life history of Dubrovnik mirrors that found in George R.R. Martin's fantasy epic; I also ate small donuts, a local delicacy in Croatia .

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  18. Plan the Ultimate Game of Thrones VacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | IGN

    Thankfully Dubrovnik, the fictional capital's real-life double, was quite different - welcoming, peaceful, and entirely without a dynastic suspicion of my ancestors. Over the course of three days, I visited the continents of both Westeros and Essos, gazed upon the spot where Joffrey was wed , walked through the caverns where Daenerys chained her dragons, and took in several of the locations used for Season 5; I learned how close the real-life history of Dubrovnik mirrors that found in George R.R. Martin's fantasy epic; I also ate small donuts, a local delicacy in Croatia .

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  19. Traveling Museum Excavates the Artifacts of Lost RelationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Neatorama

    We posted about the Museum of Broken Relationships in Zagreb, Croatia, quite a few years ago . It displays objects that symbolize broken relationships from all over the world, along with the stories behind them.

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  20. Port viewRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | TrekEarth

    The photo was taken from the Spanish Fortress. Hvar is a city and port on the island of Hvar, part of Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia.

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