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  1. Why You Shouldn't Put Your Money Where Your Mouth IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

    ... notes with a total face value of $297.1 billion. To make cash more durable, countries from Canada to the Kingdom of Bhutan are printing bank notes on sheets of flexible plastic polymer film, with implications for the microbiology of money. In a ...

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  2. Why You Shouldn't Put Your Money Where Your Mouth IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

    ... notes with a total face value of $297.1 billion. To make cash more durable, countries from Canada to the Kingdom of Bhutan are printing bank notes on sheets of flexible plastic polymer film, with implications for the microbiology of money. In a ...

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  3. Discover a kingdom where happiness rulesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Globe and Mail

    The Taktsang Palphug Monastery, also known as the Tiger's Nest, is a dramatic and physically demanding destination for tourists to Bhutan.

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  4. Where to stay in GstaadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MoneyWeek

    ... of doctors, dieticians and therapists will devise a plan best suited to your needs." Aman resorts owns five lodges in Bhutan (pictured)."The idea is that guests can form a circuit around Bhutan's mountain passes, but you can also simply shack up in ...

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  5. How To Travel To Bhutan - Bhutan visitors GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | CNN

    The best way to enter Bhutan is by Druk Air, the national air carrier. The following cities are connected to Bhutan with Druk Air flights: Druk Air is the only airline operating in Bhutan.

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  6. Royal Enfield Tour of Bhutan kickstarts One Ride 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | India Auto News

    Royal Enfield Tour of Bhutan 3rd edition has been flagged off by Mr. R.K Sachdeva, Regional Manager , Royal Enfield.

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  7. Discover a kingdom where happiness rulesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Globe and Mail

    The Taktsang Palphug Monastery, also known as the Tiger's Nest, is a dramatic and physically demanding destination for tourists to Bhutan.

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  8. Discover a kingdom where happiness rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | The Globe and Mail

    The Taktsang Palphug Monastery, also known as the Tiger's Nest, is a dramatic and physically demanding destination for tourists to Bhutan.

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  9. World Autism DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | CNN

    World Autism Awareness Day is observed on April 2 annually, and was sanctioned by the United Nations since 2007. In Bhutan the event is being organised by Bhutan ability society which is looked after by her Majesty the Queen. The event is attended by ...

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  10. Bhutan tourism market reported strong growth in visitor numbers in 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | PR-inside.com

    Travel and tourism grows due to strong increase in arrivals in 2012. Arrivals into Bhutan showed strong growth in 2012.

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  11. New York Public Library Puts Major Dance Video Archive OnlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Hyperallergic

    ... Royal Ballet of Cambodia, and the Dance Division and Core of Culture's three year project of recording the Kingdom of Bhutan's vanishing dance traditions, such as this cacophonous drum dance of Sangay Lingpa . There are also modern pieces like the ...

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  12. What freedom looks like to youRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | BBC News

    ... Keogan, 23, of his photograph, taken in the UK. Student Jhana Tshong, 22, says: "Coming home to the Paro Valley in Bhutan, I feel most free. It is my land, my identity, my freedom." For Sadie Cornette Cook, 16, from North Carolina in the US, freedom ...

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  13. Why spend all your money to come here? www.bhutanoutlanderadviser.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | CNN

    Travelling in the spectacular mountainous Bhuddhist Kingdom of Bhutan is an exclusive and unique experience for even the most seasoned travelers.

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  14. Insight Vacations Welcomes the Spring Season Celebrating Holi, India's Festival of ColoursRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | BayStreet.ca

    TORONTO, ONTARIO / ACCESSWIRE / March 28, 2014 / Insight Vacations , the leader of premium and luxury escorted journeys, celebrates Holi, India's Spring festival and the world's biggest colour party, with a 12 per cent savings available on selected departures for six of their most in-demand itineraries to India, Nepal and Bhutan.

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  15. Cell phones catapult 'Shangri-La' Bhutan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | Suria

    Sitting in his office in Bhutan's sleepy capital, newspaper editor Tenzing Lamsang muses on the dramatic impact of cell phone technology on a remote Himalayan kingdom known as the "last Shangri-La".

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  16. Houston, are you happy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Day of Happiness, an annual observance declared by the United Nations in 2012. The idea came from the Kingdom of Bhutan, which adopted a Gross National Happiness Index to argue that a nation's happiness is as crucial to its progress as its gross ...

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  17. Maglana: In pursuit of happinessRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Sun-Star

    ... global happiness sounds akin to the Gross National Happiness (GNH) measurement being advocated by the Kingdom of Bhutan as its leading economic indicator. Rather than the globally common Gross National Product (GNP), Bhutan analyzes the same ...

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  18. Otaki - an Asian hotspotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 20 | Southland Times

    ... in a nine-page splash on 10 easy trips in the Asia region. Otaki and its kite festival came in at No 2, between Paro, Bhutan - home of the Drukpa Buddhism festival - and the peach blossom extravaganza in Beijing's Pinggu district. ''I provided some ...

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  19. What Bhutan Can Teach America About HappinessRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | Switched

    Many Americans may not have ever heard of Bhutan, but Ben Henretig, author of "The Happiest Place," thinks it's time for that to change.

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  20. Today Is the International Day of HappinessRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | Fire Dog Lake

    Inspired by the concept of "Gross Happiness" and originating from the Kingdom of Bhutan's fourth King Jigme Singye Wangchuck, also known as The "Dragon King."

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