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Points of Interest: Airpnp Helps Find Terrific Toilets, Budapest Hotel Has a Michael Jackson Memorial Tree Outfront

by Zach Everson. Posted Mar 5th 2014 10:30 AM
Public Art Installation Of Decorated Toilets Aims To Promote Project Providing Facilities For Homeless
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Using Airpnp to find toilets, a Michael Jackson memorial tree in Budapest and watching planes land from space are among today's points of interest.
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Points of Interest: World's Safest Airlines and Plane Crash Survivor Selfies

by Zach Everson. Posted Jan 10th 2014 10:58 AM
Australia Qantas
Associated Press

The world's safest airlines, plane crash survivor selfies and "The Paris Review" reviewing Paris (finally) are among today's points of interest.

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Points of Interest: Lonely Planet's Top U.S. Travel Destinations, TSA Confiscates Doll's Gun

by Zach Everson. Posted Dec 10th 2013 10:20 AM
Lonely Planet's top 10 U.S. travel destinations for 2014, the TSA confiscating a doll's gun and the coldest place on Earth are among today's points of interest.
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5 Tips for Viewing the Atlantis Shuttle Launch

by Vilmarie Estrella. Posted Jul 6th 2011 02:36 PM
A million spectators are expected to flock to Cape Canaveral to watch the final launch of the space shuttle Atlantis, which is set to take off on Friday at 11:26 a.m. The highly publicized event will result in bumper-to-bumper traffic and overbooked hotels, forcing some unprepared travelers to go home without witnessing history.
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HD Space Video: Astronauts' 1080p Tour of Earth's Striking Landscapes

by Chris Anderson. Posted Jun 1st 2011 07:59 PM

Space Rip / youtube

This HD 1080p space video of Earth's striking landscapes shot from various astronaut's digital cameras is nearly reason enough to drop some serious coin on booking the first available flight as a space tourist.
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