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  1. Downed bridge splits Big Sur, closes part of coast highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | Daily Journal

    ... About 450 residents on one side of the span were cut off when the Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge crumbled beyond repair. Backpackers and helicopters are transporting food to the residential area. The community known for its luxury spa treatments, posh ...

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  2. My Year Upside Down: Part 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Online Scene

    ... down. Once we got to Albany we checked into one of the best backpacker hostels I've been in (shout out to 1849 Backpackers, especially for the all you can eat pancake breakfast!). The next day saw me indulge my history nerdiness and subject Frazer ...

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  3. Memorial service for murdered Derbyshire woman Mia Ayliffe-Chung this afternoonRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | Ripley and Heanor News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The 21-year-old, from Wirksworth, died after being stabbed at the Shelley's Backpackers hostel in Queensland, Australia on August 23. Tom Jackson, 30, from Congleton in Cheshire was seriously injured as he tried to save Mia and sadly died a few days after the attack.

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  4. How posting a holiday selfie could result in BURGLARYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Daily Mail

    The last days of feudal Japan: Incredible time-capsule photographs show gentle pace of life before the great leap into the modern age A purrfect river cruise! Meet cat captain 'Sailor', who is proving to be a top tourist attraction How posting a holiday selfie could result in BURGLARY: Social media snaps make it easier for thieves to target empty homes How a third of Brits waste two days of their holiday worrying about their jobs and can't relax until they've checked work emails Human waste in pillowcases, strangers spooning in the night and full frontal flashing in elevators: Backpackers reveal their most shocking moments in hostels Planting wooden penises and a nation-wide shut-down to watch Donald Duck: Locals reveal 'normal' conventions in their home countries that tourists find bizarre World's longest railway tunnel to open after 17 years of construction: Trains in Switzerland will ... (more)

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