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Bathroom Etiquette

So when you go to the loo (as we call it in England) at the office or at a restaurant how do you behave in there when you are not alone?   You know the situation.  You leave your desk, pop into the loo and there is someone in there already. 

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You Paid How Much for That Suitcase?

What does your suitcase look like? Does it have a Gucci logo (or maybe a fake Gucci logo). The reason I ask is that a recent survey of higher-end fashion stores revealed that sales are down. Now we all know that the cost of living has gone up so it is natural that the sale of luxury items would go down. BUT – the one product in these stores where sales have gone up is – LUGGAGE!

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Stupid Passengers

Why is getting on and off a plane so frustrating?
Not because of the planes, not because of the security officers or the check in agents.
It’s the stupid passengers.

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Vegas Baby!

I have to start this blog with a disclaimer – I do not like Vegas.  However, when I was told that our travel conference was going to be held in Vegas I was pleased.  WHY?   Well Vegas is pretty easy to get to from pretty much all over the States and Canada and the short flight from Calgary made this conference very attractive.  But honestly – would I come here for a vacation.  Nope.  

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Here Kitty Kitty

Are you a cat lover?  Then I have the place for your next holiday.  The little island of Aoshima off Japan’s coast line will be just perfect for you.  There are about 120 cats on the small island and only about 10 of then are neutered so you can bank on it that the population is going to rise.

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