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...nd check in. Early. When People's Alliance for Democracy protesters blockaded the airport for over a week in November 2008 , I was impressed I can tell you. I think I'd prefer a week at the dentist.
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...a whole cake to take away. Located near the top of the very steep Rua da Flores, you’ve definitely earned it. So do as the locals do and take your sugar-based pit-stops and worry about the dentist when you get back, Lisbon's cakes and pastries are a vital part of this sweet city's identity. Hannah Louise Summers is a freelance travel writer. She loves the towns and beaches of Portuga...
...in the planning and a way to get themselves psyched up about a destination. Some people are, of course, certifiably insane. For most of us, though, budgeting for a trip is like going to the dentist after bingeing on sugar for a few months. But budgeting is better than running out of money halfway through a trip and having to make an embarrassed call home to friends or parents. It only...
...the best restaurant of its class in Adana. It's a spartan place, but the mains and meze are delightful. This is the place to try Adana kebap, and you'll get a bundle of meze, salad and the dentist-nightmare dessert of kadayıf (dough soaked in syrup and topped with clotted cream) with your meal.
Documenting Taiwan's hybrid social and cultural history is this delightful private collection of Lin Yu-fang, a former dentist turned curator. Pieces range from Japanese-era commercial posters to shell figurines, musical instruments, temple implements and decorative carvings saved from the wrecking ball. The oldest...
...he 1000th store to open in Dubai Mall, it’s stocked to the rafters with everything from humble jelly beans to gourmet chocolate from France and Switzerland. Pure bliss. Just don’t tell your dentist. You’ll find it next to Dubai
In Japanese, the name means ‘awesome,’ and it's exactly what sweet-tooths think once inside this Hong Kong candy shop. Defy your dentist with sesame-flavored marshmallows, Thai durian milk candy, preserved plums, mandarin peel, blackcurrant gummies and dried guava. Savory fans can snack Asian-style on the likes of crispy spi...
At the age of 40, Dr Henry Forrest Libby, a local dentist, began collecting things. In 1912 he built a home for his collections, which later became the eccentric little Libby Museum . Starting with butterflies and moths, the amateur naturalist bui...
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