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The Frick Touted Its Purchase of a Prized François Gérard Painting as Its ‘Most Significant’ in 30 Years—Then …

The Frick Touted Its Purchase of a Prized François Gérard Painting as Its 'Most Significant' in 30 Years—Then ...

In December, New York’s Frick Collection announced boldly that it had made the “most significant painting purchase in nearly 30 years,” a full-length portrait of Italy’s Prince Camillo Borghese by French artist François Gérard (1770–1837). artnet News dubbed it one of the year’s 10 biggest museum acquisitions of 2017. Now, however, it ...

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Flight Deal: US to Paris from $440 Round-Trip

Flight Deal: US to Paris from $440 Round-Trip

How many times is too many to visit Paris? The limit doesn’t exist—and thanks to Air France, United, and Delta, you’ve got another reason to go. All three airlines are running discounted flights from the U. S. to France‘s capital right now, according to Scott’s Cheap Flights, who found the ...

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Turkey needs high value added tourism

Turkey needs high value added tourism

We are in the middle of the holidays. But the currency crisis is here haunting us every day. What to do? Tourism is one of the sectors that earn us foreign currency. Would increasing the number of tourists coming to Turkey solve the problem? Unfortunately not. According to numbers, there ...

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After grim 2016, Turkish tourism makes a comeback

After grim 2016, Turkish tourism makes a comeback

ISTANBUL –  Tourists have returned in droves to Turkey, helped this summer by the sharp fall in the value of the Turkish lira following economic uncertainty and a rift with the United States. The evidence is abundant. A British firm, for example, managed to book 200 people — up from ...

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Tourist flow to Azerbaijan continues to increase [UPDATE]

Tourist flow to Azerbaijan continues to increase [UPDATE]

By Naila Huseynli Tourism is developing at an unprecedented rate in Azerbaijan, which in recent years turned into favorite destination for many people from all over the world.  Chairman of the Azerbaijan Tourism Association Nahid Bagirov said that tourist flow to Azerbaijan continues to increase. “As in 2017, the majority of ...

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