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2013-06-21 23:20:07

Orthopaedist Dr. Scott Levin offers tips to avoid mountain biking injury on the trail. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 There’s something about summer that makes the idea of hopping on a bike and heading for a rugged trail nearly irresistible. Three decades after the sport began with only a handful of enthusiasts, mountain biking has surged in popularity. The non-profit Outdoor Foundation estimates that nearly 7.1 million people now participate in this adrenaline-pumping outdoor...

Sharks Worth More Alive Than Dead
2013-05-31 12:40:43

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Economically-speaking, sharks are worth more to society alive than they are dead, according to a new report in Oryx — The International Journal of Conservation. While the deadly fish are prized for their fins as an exotic delicacy, an international team of researchers has found that the money brought in by shark-related ecotourism is expected to surpass the revenue made by catching and killing them over the next 20 years....

2013-01-10 05:04:25

With the first semester over and students considering their options for the end of the academic year, many are enrolling as volunteers to gain valuable experience and improve their prospects for the competitive university and postgraduate application process. (PRWEB) January 09, 2013 It´s no secret the admissions procedures for medical schools across North America are becoming ever more testing and students are now facing tougher competition for places on their desired courses. An...

2012-12-02 05:02:26

After trading at capacity for over 3 years, the backpackers Hostel "Somewheretostay" has decided expansion is the only choice to accommodate the growing number of travellers flocking to Brisbane, Australia. (PRWEB) December 01, 2012 Eski Toumbas, owner of the hostel, said, "Brisbane and Queensland are known amongst travellers around the world as The Sunshine State. The amazing weather and atmosphere all year round has helped overcome local floods and the high Australian Dollar to keep...

2012-09-27 23:01:01

Tourism in Australia has had many hurdles thrown at them in recent years including from the Global Financial Crisis, high Australian Dollar and unpredictable weather like the 2011 Brisbane floods. Somewheretostay Backpackers in Brisbane has come out fighting announcing a refurbishment and revamp of the business to cater for budget conscious backpacker. Brisbane, Queensland (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 "We are thrilled to have powered through many obstacles to finally be able to finish our...

2012-09-19 23:02:18

℠Volunteer Forever´ Combines Program Reviews and Crowdfunding to Help Volunteers Find and Fund Their Overseas Trips Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 19, 2012 Ask anyone who has ever volunteered abroad about their experience and you´ll often hear the phrase “life changing.” Unfortunately, there are significant information and financial barriers that keep more people from participating in this meaningful activity. Today, Volunteer Forever has unveiled a...

2012-08-29 23:00:29

After a full renovation and relaunch Somewheretostay Backpackers in Brisbane is open and ready for new guests (PRWEB) August 28, 2012 The cosy hostel situated ontop of a hill overlooking Brisbane now accommodates over 150 guests in dorm and motel style luxury servicing the all budget travelers from around the world. Adding to the resort living feel the newest amenities to the hostel include courtesy passenger bus, lagoon style pool and a barbeque area ready to feed the masses. Manager Eski...


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  • To talk saucily.
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