Incidentally it’s mooncake time of the year and I have been munching away. I looove mooncake and mum brought me back some new flavours from Malaysia. Usually my favourite is pandan flavour but here is a pic of charcoal and coffee and the other, the yolk is substituted with a spicy shrimp floss.
Adam Coulter, UK editor of Cruise Critic, says: ‘Cruising is an excellent value holiday because all major expenses (lodging, meals, activities and entertainment) tend to be included with most lines.’However, confusion can arise when a cruise is described as “all inclusive” as there are some items, which are mostly optional, which come with an extra cost, and it’s these which can quickly run up the bill.’Cruisers should be aware that activities such as shore excursions, specialty dining options and spa treatments typically come with an extra cost as do most drinks, including alcohol and soft drinks. Tea, coffee and water are generally included.’The reality is that it’s all about choice, and it’s down to the individual how many extras they enjoy.’For cruisers, being caught out by extra costs is avoidable we advise being savvy and doing your research before you book to ensure you know what is and isn’t included. This helps to avoid any surprises and help your cruise sail smoothly.’You should always haggleWhile bartering over handicrafts in a local market might be a romantic notion, it’s often only a couple of pence you’re arguing over.Yes, prices for tourists are considerably marked up but consider the difference in wealth between you and the vendor, and you might think again over counting the pennies.While in South East Asia, bartering is practically a game, it’s worth baring in mind that handmade itemsmay be marked up to the same extent as the more generic trinkets, but there is a lot less room to negotiate, and haggling over food is a total no no.When it comes down to haggling, it is an art form.
Actress Ann Dowd (“The Handmaid’s Tale”) is 62. Singer Jody Watley is 59. Actor Wayne Wilderson (“Veep”) is 52. Mr. Wade staked his legacy on a series of building projects, part of a New Deal like plan to jump start the country’s economy. Some of the projects are under way, like a new seaside highway that hugs Dakar’s rugged coastline, along with a series of oceanfront luxury hotels.
Mon front est all heurter de plein fouet une porte en mtal. A saigne un front. Tendu au sol, le visage dans une marre de sang, les passagers pressaient le pas. His first assignment was at the largely Hispanic Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Allapattah. Though his Spanish came in handy, a group of 50 Haitians in the back of the large, blocky church caught his eye. Mostly refugees who had fled the murderous regime of Fran “Baby Doc” Duvalier, they clapped and sang with abandon..