Archive for December, 2008
The following is a list of theatre and film events in London as of January 1st, 2009: Thriller – Live Lyric Theatre, from 2 January 2009 See Michael Jackson’s hits performed live on stage with spectacular dance routines and special effects as Thriller – Live hits London’s West End. The show is a musical tribute [...]
Double Legends Day at Stamford Bridge 10 January 2009 Chelsea Football Club legends Ron Harris and Peter Bonetti return to Stamford Bridge to take fans on a unique behind-the-scenes tour. “Chopper” Harris was famed for his tough tackling and is one of the club's longest-serving captains. Goalkeeper Peter “The Cat” Bonetti was known for his [...]
This production of Shakespeare’s tragedy on old age, family ties and human suffering comes to London’s Young Vic from the Liverpool Everyman. King Lear was one of the highlights of Liverpool’s Capital of Culture year.
WARNINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OFFICIAL WARNING: Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada advises against non-essential travel to Pakistan. Canadians choosing to travel to Pakistan despite this warning should evaluate carefully the implications for their security and safety. Canadians already in Pakistan should consider leaving if their presence is not necessary, as means of transportation may be [...]
WARNINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS Most Canadian visitors to Israel do not experience problems. However, the security situation can change rapidly. Canadians, including dual nationals, should carry their passports at all times and register with the Embassy of Canada in Tel Aviv.
BY SCOTLAND NEWS/etn | DEC 31, 2008 One of Scotland’s greatest cultural exports will usher in the new year across the world and inspire people to visit the country, the First Minister said.
New York – December 30, 2008: More visitors came to Israel in 2008 than in any year since the independent State of Israel was founded in 1948. “This is the first time ever more than 3 million tourists came to Israel in a single year,” says Arie Sommer, Israel’s Tourism Commissioner for North and South [...]
AUGUSTA, Ga. – Delta Air Lines is making it easier for customers to stroll the links alongside some of the world's best golfers during the 2009 Masters Tournament at the historic Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Between April 5 and 13, Delta will add more than 7,000 seats for travel between Augusta and [...]
From the Canadian Ski Council – Purchase a SnowPass for your 4th or 5th grader and let them be active all winter long
What’s better than giving you child this season’s hottest video game? How about giving them the chance to be a part of this season’s hottest sport! When you purchase a SnowPass for your 4th or 5th grader they can get up to three free lift ticket coupons at each of the participating ski/snowboard areas. With [...]
Each year, Berlin offers a growing list of festivals, parades, celebrations, and annual cultural highlights. Boasting over 1,500 events daily, the German capital promises an exciting event program in 2009, from museum nights and design festivals to symphonies, sports events and outdoor fairs. The following list provides highlights from the expansive annual events calendar, including [...]