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Exposure | Metro-Oasis

Exposure | Metro-Oasis

Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Photographer
March 20, 2017
Filed under Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, MULTIMEDIA, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery, Uncategorized

Growth. What does it mean? One pictures a child constantly checking for evidence of it, marking their progress against the wall. Or an ambitious palm bursting skyward from the sand, against all odds. Propelled upwards, outwards, into the future. Enter Abu Dhabi. Oil-fueled, up-and-coming, international...

Prague: Worrying About Being a Tourist Makes You an Even Worse Tourist

Prague: Worrying About Being a Tourist Makes You an Even Worse Tourist

Mariah Melendez, Contributing Writer
March 1, 2016
Filed under Abroad, FEATURES

Constantly trying not to be a tourist can make your study abroad trip less than ideal.

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Fashion comes to Cuba with Karl Lagerfeld in 2017

Fashion comes to Cuba with Karl Lagerfeld in 2017

Carson Kessler, Staff Writer
November 9, 2015
Filed under Beauty & Style, Fashion Week

Is Cuba ready to be swept by the fashion world? Karl Lagerfeld says yes as Chanel plans to debut their next resort collection in the capital city of Havana.

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Campaign aimed toward New Yorkers beneficial

Campaign aimed toward New Yorkers beneficial

WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board
October 16, 2014
Filed under OPINION

There are different ways to experience NYC.

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Florence embraces historical prestige, offers modernity

Florence embraces historical prestige, offers modernity

October 10, 2012
Filed under OPINION

FLORENCE — The small city of Florence is well-known for being the birthplace of the Renaissance. To the outsider, it seems the city that once initiated a cultural movement is now a fossilized museum, destined to remain a showcase for tourists. And attract tourists it does — more than 900 million...

Bloomberg announces plan for record-breaking ferris wheel

Bloomberg announces plan for record-breaking ferris wheel

October 3, 2012
Filed under NEWS

In an effort to boost tourism in New York City’s “forgotten borough,” Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg announced the city’s plans last Thursday to construct the world’s largest ferris wheel on the St. George waterfront on Staten Island. The $230 million New York Wheel shall stand 625 feet in height,...

Final stage of High Line installment opens to public

Final stage of High Line installment opens to public

September 20, 2012
Filed under NEWS

Come October, the latest segment of the High Line that is still being developed can be visited and explored by the public. In coordination with Openhousenewyork’s annual architectural showcase and UNIQLO, Friends of the High Line is offering an opportunity for visitors to view the third and final...

New York City remains top travel destination

New York City remains top travel destination

September 11, 2012
Filed under NEWS

Despite the financial downturn, New York City’s tourism industry barely suffered last year. And there’s no indication the city is slowing down any time soon. The record number of 50 million tourists and the title of “Top Business Destination” from Jetabroad proves it. In addition to being...

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