Burkina Faso Travel Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. B'Faso drought triggers water, power shortagesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Ghanamma.com

    The city of two million residents has suffered shortages since April 27 and some of them lasted as long as a week. Many in Ouagadougou now travel several kilometres, usually on motorbikes with large jerry cans, looking for drinking water.

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  2. The masked men of Burkina FasoRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    Every other winter, great creatures begin to converge on Dedougou, Burkina Faso. Some are horned demons, robed in black, others bipeds covered head to toe in leaves.

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  3. The masked men of Burkina FasoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | CNN

    Every other year, thousands of people converge on Dedougou in Burkina Faso to celebrate traditional mask culture. The group organizing the event, called Festima, claim that 100,000 people come to watch over 500 masked men from Burkina Faso, Benin, Togo, Ivory Coast, Senegal and Mali perform across the week-long celebration.

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  4. 'Mayan city discovery' by Canadian teen hit with skepticismRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | SFGate

    CIRCA 1900: Mexico - Yucatan - Mayan archeological site of Uxmal . The ruins of the ancient capital of Xiu.

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  5. UN, ECOWAS partners kick-off Western Accord 16Read the original story

    May 4, 2016 | The United States Army

    Twenty flags of U.N. partner nations and the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, blew in the warm Burkina Faso wind between two formations of soldiers representing various participating militaries. The troops reached into their sleeve pockets, removed brightly colored patches and slapped them on their uniforms signifying the official start of Western Accord 16 and completion of the Opening Day Ceremony, May 2, at Camp Zagre, Ouagadougou.

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  6. EU and UNESCO to initiate new world heritage routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Slovak Spectator

    A wooden church in LeA tiny is one of the sites on the UNESCO World Heritage List. A new UNESCO project called 'European World Heritage Routes' aims to increase tourists' interest in cultural sites - also in Slovakia - by the end of 2017, the TASR newswire learnt from the Slovak Commission for UNESCO on April 28. In addition, the Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, is set to travel to Slovakia on May 5-8 to meet constitutional officials and visit some UNESCO sites in central and eastern Slovakia.

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  7. Whether you're trekking for fun or spirituality, the rewards are manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Canada.com

    Travel almost anywhere in Japan and you're bound to find yourself at a shrine or two. They're everywhere, from massive ones like the Meiji shrine in Tokyo to tiny ones in small-town parks.

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  8. Visitors coming to Troy, despite travel fears: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The ancient city of Troy, located in Tevfikiye village in the northwestern province of Canakkale and placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1998, is one of the most popular sites for tourists visiting the region. The ancient city received 480,418 local and foreign tourists last year.

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  9. Obstacle courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | The Economist

    IT WAS MIDDAY when the lorry on which your correspondent had hitched a ride pulled out of the factory yard in Yopougon, an industrial suburb of Abidjan, Ivory Coast's commercial capital. By 7pm, when it reached BouakA , the second-biggest city, the driver had been stopped by police nine times and paid seven bribes.

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  10. UN Now Has 193 Interviewers to Grill Candidates Seeking Top JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Bloomberg

    The U.K. ambassador threw out an early grenade. He asked the candidate from Bulgaria, UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova, which parts of the United Nations "should be closed down to make it more effective."

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  11. Churches of Diyarbakir also expropriatedRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2016 | Groong

    Churches of Diyarbakir also expropriated Uygar Gültekin 03.28.2016 CHURCHES Surp Giragos Church, the largest Armenian church in Middle East, is among the places in Sur province of Diyarbakir that are expropriated by the decision of the cabinet. With the same decision, Assyrian, Chaldean and Protestant churches are also expropriated.

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  12. Churches Of Diyarbakir Also ExpropriatedRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | Groong

    CHURCHES OF DIYARBAKIR ALSO EXPROPRIATED Uygar Gultekin 03.28.2016CHURCHES Surp Giragos Church, the largest Armenian church in Middle East, is among the places in Sur province of Diyarbakir that are expropriated by the decision of the cabinet. With the same decision, Syriac, Chaldean and Protestant churches are also expropriated.

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  13. Surp Giragos Armenian Church in Turkey is expropriated and ConfisticatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Horizon

    Surp Giragos Church, the largest Armenian church in Middle East, is among the places in Sur province of Diyarbakir that are expropriated by the decision of the cabinet. With the same decision, Assyrian, Chaldean and Protestant churches are also expropriated.

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  14. Ultimate Excursions and the Natural Wonders of the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    The Great Barrier Reef This is the largest reef in the world consisting of 889 islands, 3,000 reefs, and thousands of varieties of plants, birds and marine life making it truly one of the great natural wonders. Visitors can swim and scuba dive in the colorful coral reefs and get an unforgettable look at this incredible habitat.

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  15. Ultimate Excursions and the Natural Wonders of the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    The Great Barrier Reef This is the largest reef in the world consisting of 889 islands, 3,000 reefs, and thousands of varieties of plants, birds and marine life making it truly one of the great natural wonders. Visitors can swim and scuba dive in the colorful coral reefs and get an unforgettable look at this incredible habitat.

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  16. Hotel Shilla To Showcase Upscale Hanok Hotel In SeoulRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Kim Eun-jung SEOUL, March 3 -- Hotel Shilla's envisioned traditional-style hotel near a historic heritage site in Seoul is expected to provide a taste of Korean culture to foreign travellers and improve the city's image, according to experts and officials. The luxury hotel chain under South Korea's top conglomerate Samsung Group won approval on Thursday from the Seoul Metropolitan Government to build a hotel themed on a traditional Korean house, or hanok, in central Seoul, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported.

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  17. UNESCO World Heritage Wadden Sea partners with the UNESCO World...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | World Heritage Centre News

    Under the motto "Protection, Prosperity and Conservation", the Wadden Sea World Heritage and the UNESCO World Heritage and Sustainable Tourism Programme will be represented at the ITB Berlin, the worldA s largest tourism fair, from 9 to 13 March 2016 in Berlin, Germany. The World Heritage Wadden Sea can be found in Hall 4.1, booth 227 and offers a varied and interesting programme, with Wadden Sea-related activities for both tourism professionals and individual visitors.

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  18. Large new statue of Virgin Mary statue planned in SelcukRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Aegean province Izmir's Selcuk district, home to the House of the Virgin Mary, which is a pilgrimage site for Christians, will soon have a massive statue of the mother of Jesus. Speaking at a tourism conference, Selcuk Mayor Zeynel Bak c said they had rolled up their sleeves for the construction of the structure.

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  19. Mahama weeps over 'sad' Kintampo crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    President John Mahama has expressed deep concern over the death of 53 people following a gory road accident on the Kintampo-Tamale road Wednesday evening. Hours after the unfortunate accident, the President who tweets on the handle @JDMahama, tweeted, "Received the sad news of an accident involving a M.M.T Bus on the Kintampo-Tamale road.

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  20. Ultimate Excursions and the Natural Wonders of the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    The Great Barrier Reef This is the largest reef in the world consisting of 889 islands, 3,000 reefs, and thousands of varieties of plants, birds and marine life making it truly one of the great natural wonders. Visitors can swim and scuba dive in the colorful coral reefs and get an unforgettable look at this incredible habitat.

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