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Richard Branson Takes on Deep-Ocean Submarine Dives

by Libby Zay. Posted Apr 5th 2011 12:00 PM

Virgin Oceanic

Billionaire Richard Branson announced today he plans to travel to the deepest parts of the world's five oceans in a single-person submarine, the Virgin Oceanic.
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Myrtle Beach with Teens: A Perfect Family Day

by Karan Moses Robinson. Posted Oct 12th 2010 09:30 AM
Myrtle Beach with Teens: A Family Vacation


As a South Carolina resident, I grew up vacationing in Myrtle Beach and although the city has grown and developed over the years one thing has remained the same and that is the magnetic pull it has on teenagers. It's not difficult to have a perfect vacation in Myrtle Beach with teens.
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Safe and Dangerous Places in Honolulu

by Katherine Johnson. Posted Oct 4th 2010 09:43 PM
Areas to Avoid Honolulu


Honolulu, Oahu's urban center in the midst of paradise, is well known for its pristine beaches and year-round sunny weather. Areas to avoid in Honolulu are few, as it does not have major gang or gun problems like many large cities, but outdoor recreation can provide plenty of dangerous places for those not aware of the risks.

According to the Honolulu Police Department, Honolulu's violent crime rate is much lower than other large cities. The police are visible and have a strong presence throughout the city. Nearly all of their violent crimes cases have been solved, but Honolulu dangers still include car break-ins and people driving while intoxicated. Honolulu is a very safe city to visit and you should feel comfortable knowing you do not have to fear for your safety.

Remembering to lock your car doors, removing valuables from your car, and never leaving valuables unattended on the beach will set you on your way to a safe and trouble-free vacation. A little bit of common sense and prevention will go a long way when visiting Honolulu.
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