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Noodle Town: China Town, Vegas

Jim Park and I explore “China Town”, Las Vegas, Nevada, to learn about the Food, Culture and Neighborhood with AREAA Las Vegas Chapter members, Sherwin Escuanela & Michael Payne. Las Vegas’s Chinese population began to boom starting in the 1960s and by the 1990s which grew to a population of 15,000 with the majority working in …

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Travel Essential: Noise Canceling Head Phones

One of the most thoughtful presents I received last year was a Bose Noise Canceling Headphone. I’m an avid traveller who ironically doesn’t love the literal act of flying. But obviously love the destination, convenience, new experiences of traveling. These headphones really make the ride in the air a lot less dreadful! The few pet peeves …

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Couch Surfing

Couch Surf. One Country at a Time Couch Surfing, in case you haven’t heard of this phenomenon, is taking the notion of Backpacking the World to a whole other level. On Couchsurfing.com, you can find people all over the world (5 million in 97k cities) who are offering their couch, their space to travelers. Unlike …

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Half the Sky Documentary

Half the Sky Documentary Aires Monday, October 1 & 2, 9 pm!! Many of you have read this tragic, yet inspirational book on turning Oppression into Opportunities for Women around the world. Nicholas Kristof, NY Times writer and his wife Sherry WuDunn have made this Documentary that many of us have been eagerly anticipating. The …

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