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Turkey's summer vacation rituals in focus at salt Beyoğlu

Turkey's summer vacation rituals in focus at salt Beyoğlu
The press release of the exhibition explains that 19th-century İstanbul was once a central hub for summer vacations, from the mansions of the Bosporus to the mansions on the islands, for members of the Ottoman court and ambassadors alike. “The Marmara …
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Michelle's column: A memorable vacation
Certainly, working at the State Fair or attending convention might not seem like a traditional vacation. But vacations are supposed to be fun, and spent with fun people, right? And you make some incredible memories and bring home lots of photos? In …
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The excitement of a good vacation
We look forward to the planning with anticipation, we execute the packing with the diligence of a military drill sergeant, and we can't sleep the night before – it's just all too exciting! The actual vacation – whether it is three days, one week or …
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Summer Vacation Is Officially Over. How To Ease Back Into Work

Summer Vacation Is Officially Over. How To Ease Back Into Work
“The worst thing to do coming back from vacation is walking into the office Monday morning with a slate of meetings and conference calls,” says McLeod. Blocking off time in your calendar to catch up on emails and reconnect with your job will help you …
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Ocean Springs mulls short term vacation rental ordinance
Ocean Springs is exploring allowing people to rent out their single family homes as short term vacation rentals. The city has drafted an ordinance permitting houses and condos in residential areas to be rented for fewer than 30 days with some stipulations.
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Five myths about presidential vacations
1. Presidents get vacations. “Presidents don't get vacations — they just get a change of scenery,” Nancy Reagan once said in defense of her husband's frequent trips to his ranch in Santa Barbara, Calif. In the nuclear age, presidents may have only …
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5 Ways to Make Sure You Can Afford Your Next Vacation
A vacation can be a great way to relax, reload, and spend time traveling or catching up on hobbies you enjoy and can't often partake in, such as reading. Vacations can get expensive, though, so planning ahead can help. There are many ways you can save …
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