VIP Rooms – NKFAN http://nkfan.net/ Sun, 20 Nov 2022 07:12:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.9.3 https://nkfan.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/icon-150x150.png VIP Rooms – NKFAN http://nkfan.net/ 32 32 Raffles and Fairmont open their doors to World Cup fans https://nkfan.net/raffles-and-fairmont-open-their-doors-to-world-cup-fans/ Sun, 20 Nov 2022 06:03:00 +0000 https://nkfan.net/raffles-and-fairmont-open-their-doors-to-world-cup-fans/ Doha: The ultra-luxury Raffles Doha and the luxurious Fairmont Doha – heralding the entry of the ambitious Raffles Hotels & Resorts and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts brands into Qatar – are now open exclusively to guests of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and the VIP delegation. The five-star, dual-branded properties, housed in the Katara […]]]>

Doha: The ultra-luxury Raffles Doha and the luxurious Fairmont Doha – heralding the entry of the ambitious Raffles Hotels & Resorts and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts brands into Qatar – are now open exclusively to guests of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and the VIP delegation.

The five-star, dual-branded properties, housed in the Katara Towers, welcomed their first guests while supporting the historic FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, delivering exemplary service and truly exceptional experiences at both hotels.

Seven exceptional dining outlets and restaurants have opened to the public, four located within Raffles Doha and three at Fairmont Doha.

Through advance booking only, non-resident guests can now book to enjoy next-generation dining experiences at Raffles Doha’s Alba, which is the first overseas outpost for chef three’s acclaimed restaurant. Michelin stars Enrico Crippa; L’Artisan, which celebrates the art of modern cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner; Blue Cigar, a lounge that features 6,000 literary classics, including some first-edition classics as well as a collection of bespoke cigars, as well as the Malaki Lounge, which spans the atrium lounge and ground floor ground floor and is the perfect venue for afternoon tea.

Diners can head to the Fairmont Doha to savor progressive Indian cuisine at Library Masala, the concept of restaurateur, TV host and author Jiggs Kalra, and Latin American cuisine at Vaya, a lively eatery with open kitchens and bars. interactive service stations and where South American inspired dishes are prepared at the table. Guests can also choose to visit Dôme, an elegant and chic tea room that’s the perfect spot for afternoon tea and French-inspired bites and sips.

Raffles Doha, a lavish, ultra-luxury 132-room property and Qatar’s only all-suite hotel, offers an awe-inspiring experience and décor, paired with views of the Doha skyline. Each suite’s experience is enhanced with personalized butler service, bespoke amenities including an exclusive fragrance by Frederic Malle, a gallery wall with a collection of curated books, and an in-suite boutique .

Raffles Doha also features the wondrous Katara Hall, a dazzling space at the heart of the hotel that has created new aspirations for lavish events, with 22-metre-high ceilings making it the world’s largest ballroom with country daylight. The hotel also offers advanced beauty and wellness offerings with nine spa and fitness suites, each equipped with its own state-of-the-art treatment rooms and some offering private outdoor terraces and plunge pools.

The luxurious Fairmont Doha includes 270 rooms, 92 suites, four themed suites and a presidential suite, all inspired by the interiors of luxury yachts, as well as an exclusive hotel floor, Fairmont Gold, which is a privileged hotel experience in a hotel. .

Raffles Doha and Fairmont Doha will welcome room bookings after the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

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Switch: Vancouver’s brand new karaoke bar offers gourmet dishes https://nkfan.net/switch-vancouvers-brand-new-karaoke-bar-offers-gourmet-dishes/ Thu, 17 Nov 2022 18:08:00 +0000 https://nkfan.net/switch-vancouvers-brand-new-karaoke-bar-offers-gourmet-dishes/ Buckle up, revelers, there’s a new place in town making waves for two things in particular: swanky private karaoke rooms and premium oysters. Until recently, Vancouver was in dire need of establishments offering karaoke in private rooms – longtime spot Fantacity was one of the only places in town to offer this – but now […]]]>

Buckle up, revelers, there’s a new place in town making waves for two things in particular: swanky private karaoke rooms and premium oysters.

Until recently, Vancouver was in dire need of establishments offering karaoke in private rooms – longtime spot Fantacity was one of the only places in town to offer this – but now that The switch is openthere is a new spot for the revelry of the sung genre.

In addition to having 16 private rooms (with three deluxe VIP rooms) and a songbook system with approximately 36,000 English songs, Switch also offers some of the most indulgent Izakaya-style restaurants.

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The karaoke bar-turned-restaurant offers Kusshi oysters all day for $1.50 — probably one of the best oyster deals in town — but it also has a varied menu, from rack of lamb to lobster in passing by the chicken karaage bowls.

Even those who refrain from karaoke will want to have a good time here, as Switch’s entire forward space features a huge bar and multiple dining tables for parties, dinners, and even lunches.

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Switch’s menu is heavily influenced by seafood, and in addition to the aforementioned oysters, which are served with a mignonette of yuzu pear, the restaurant offers sharing plates like a Kaisen salad (shrimp, scallops, calamari and arugula with a yuzu lime vinaigrette) and a whole lobster with a tomato butter sauce.

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The menu here is incredibly extensive, so be prepared to really indulge. Other offerings include snails with herb butter sauce, Chutoro (fatty blue tuna sashimi from Japan), and Caesar Mentaiko salad with pollock roe, grilled prawns, and mullet bottarga.

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For an unexpected yet amazing downtown lunch deal, head to Switch for one of its lunch box specials, available between 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. daily. The lunch menu includes options like spaghetti with cream and mussels, a lobster burger with truffled mushroom soup and a chicken karaage donburi – all of which cost just $10.95.

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Guests are also invited to enjoy their lunch (or any other menu item) in a karaoke room, which itself offers daily happy hour fare from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

As for Switch’s beverage program, all beer is sourced from local breweries, including its special Japanese-style Ichivan lager. For cocktails that stand out, opt for the bar’s spicy margarita (with house-made garnishes), a classic Caesar or the Cherry Gin Fizz.

The drink menu here, like the food menu, is incredibly extensive. There are cocktails for all tastes, a whole page of special shooters, as well as wine and sake. Those who feel like spending a lot of money can also request bottles of champagne in their room.

Although Switch is a sister location to Fantacity, it certainly enhances the karaoke experience with luxury dining offerings that rival some of the more established restaurants in town.

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Wynn Las Vegas Announces “Official FORMULA 1 HEINEKEN SILVER LAS VEGAS GRAND PRIX Million Dollar All-Access Experience” in partnership with F1® https://nkfan.net/wynn-las-vegas-announces-official-formula-1-heineken-silver-las-vegas-grand-prix-million-dollar-all-access-experience-in-partnership-with-f1/ Mon, 14 Nov 2022 15:01:00 +0000 https://nkfan.net/wynn-las-vegas-announces-official-formula-1-heineken-silver-las-vegas-grand-prix-million-dollar-all-access-experience-in-partnership-with-f1/ One-of-a-kind package includes exclusive F1® and resort access during the inaugural Las Vegas race $100,000 of each package will benefit the philanthropic efforts of Las Vegas LA VEGAS, November 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Formula 1® (F1) and Founding Partner Wynn Las Vegas (Nasdaq: WYNN) have joined forces to create the “OFFICIAL HEINEKEN SILVER FORMULA 1 […]]]>

One-of-a-kind package includes exclusive F1® and resort access during the inaugural Las Vegas race

$100,000 of each package will benefit the philanthropic efforts of Las Vegas

LA VEGAS, November 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Formula 1® (F1) and Founding Partner Wynn Las Vegas (Nasdaq: WYNN) have joined forces to create the “OFFICIAL HEINEKEN SILVER FORMULA 1 LA VEGAS GRAND PRIX Million Dollar All-Access Experience” for the inaugural race which will take place November 16-18, 2023.

Formula 1® and its founding partner Wynn Las Vegas present the “Official FORMULA 1 HEINEKEN SILVER LAS VEGAS GRAND PRIX Million Dollar All-Access Experience”

This unprecedented offer will give a group of six people unique access not only to the most exclusive events organized during the Grand Prix™, but also to unique and tailor-made events and activities. Only purchasers of this official package will be able to experience the Las Vegas Grand Prix in such style and luxury.

Plus, for every package purchased, F1® and Wynn Las Vegas will donate $100,000 to local philanthropic efforts.

“We’ve partnered with F1® to curate an exclusive selection of premium racing experiences that give fans unparalleled access to race week events, plus world-class amenities from Wynn,” said Brian Gullbrants, president of the Wynn Las Vegas. “The Official F1® All-Access Racing Experience is the perfect example of the bespoke experiences we seek to deliver to our guests.”

“Wynn Las Vegas is the ultimate partner to deliver the caliber of experience we know our global Formula 1® fans have come to expect,” said Emilie PrazerCommercial Director of FORMULA 1 HEINEKEN SILVER LA VEGAS GREAT PRICE. “We’ve combined the most exclusive access points across the track with Wynn’s ultra-luxurious accommodations and amenities to deliver a better-than-ever package and create the greatest race weekend imaginable.”

Each $1 million The package grants a group of six people access to a collection of official F1® activations not available elsewhere, including full access to the most exclusive VIP areas along the track, such as the ultra-exclusive Wynn Grille Club located in the Paddock Club™, plus unique F1® events and experiences throughout the weekend provided by the Las Vegas Grand Prix.

Plus, the party of six will enjoy Wynn Las Vegas like few others do:

  • A four-night stay in a duplex Still 3 Bedroom Duplexcan accommodate all six guests in its three bedrooms with 24-hour butler service, daily breakfast and personalized in-room amenities.

  • An elaborate welcome gift including a Jeroboam of Dom Pérignon and a selection of caviar.

  • Exclusive access to Opening ceremonies, including the red carpet viewing and the weekend’s event launch party. This event is also by invitation only, as no tickets are available for public purchase.

  • Dinner for six Delilahthe acclaimed nightlife dining experience, with a menu specially selected by the Executive Chef Joshua Smith and champagne from Dom Pérignon.

  • Priority access at the Race Week events, which will be held at the Wynn Las Vegas.

  • Wynn Elite tickets for Awakening, the new flagship show at Wynn Las Vegas. Tickets include private seating, a selection of free small bites and premium drinks, and a dedicated server throughout the show.

  • A free Spa and Living room treatment for each person.

  • A free round of golf at Wynn Golf Club For each.

  • Luxury transportation for each person to and from the airport, as well as The Paddock.

  • A dedicated ambassador to help priority reservations at Wynn restaurants and nightlife venues.

  • Exclusive Wynn’s Lifetime Membership Private access program for each person. This unique program is available to a select group of people and provides privileged access to entertainment, restaurant reservations and concierge services at Wynn properties.

A limited number of these exclusive packages are available and on sale now. For more details on specific inclusions as well as terms, conditions and reservations, please visit www.wynnlasvegas.com.

About Wynn Las Vegas
Wynn Resorts has received more Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world and, in 2022, was again honored on FORTUNE magazine’s list of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Wynn and Encore Las Vegas consist of two luxury hotel towers with a total of 4,748 spacious hotel rooms, suites and villas. The resort includes approximately 194,000 square feet of casino space, 21 exclusive dining experiences, 11 bars, two award-winning spas, approximately 513,000 square feet of meeting and convention space for rent, approximately 155,000 square feet of space retail as well as two showrooms, two of the nightclubs, a beach club, and recreational and recreational facilities including the Wynn Golf Club, an 18-hole, 129-acre championship golf course. For more information about Wynn and Encore Las Vegas, visit press.wynnlasvegas.com.

About FORMULA 1 HEINEKEN SILVER LA VEGAS GRAND PRIZE
Formula 1® and Liberty Media team up to promote FORMULA 1 HEINEKEN SILVER LA VEGAS GRAND PRIX in partnership with Live Nation Entertainment and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority. The inaugural race weekend should take place November 16-18, 2023. Set at night against the iconic Vegas As a backdrop, the track will see drivers reach blistering speeds of over 210 mph (340 km/h) as they race around some of the world’s most iconic landmarks, hotels and casinos on the legendary Las Strip. Vegas. For more information, visit www.f1lasvegasgp.com

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Bahir Dar stadium will be revamped for 1 billion birrs | The journalist https://nkfan.net/bahir-dar-stadium-will-be-revamped-for-1-billion-birrs-the-journalist/ Sat, 12 Nov 2022 06:04:43 +0000 https://nkfan.net/bahir-dar-stadium-will-be-revamped-for-1-billion-birrs-the-journalist/ The construction works of the Bahir Dar International Stadium are expected to be finalized at a cost of one billion birr in one year. The Amhara region will cover 70% of the cost, while the rest will be covered by Midroc Ethiopia. The stadium should comply with the 16 basic requirements of the Confederation of […]]]>

The construction works of the Bahir Dar International Stadium are expected to be finalized at a cost of one billion birr in one year. The Amhara region will cover 70% of the cost, while the rest will be covered by Midroc Ethiopia.

The stadium should comply with the 16 basic requirements of the Confederation of African Football. This is the second mega stadium project next to Adey Ababa which is under construction in the heart of Addis with over five billion birr, of which 2.5 billion birr is already spent on the first phase of the construction.

The construction of Bahir Dar Stadium was started in 2008 by Midroc with a budget of 780 million birr. The second phase of the construction of the stadium launched in the presence of Yilkal Kefale (PhD), President of the Amhara Regional State, Temsgen Tiruneh, Director General of the Federal Information and Network Security Agency, Kajela Merdasa , Minister of Culture and Sports, Jemal Ahmed, CEO of Midroc Investment Group, and various investors in the region.

Midroc will remain the main contractor for the project, while MH Engineering has been engaged as a consultant. Construction of the stadium will be completed before all other stadiums are finished and will be fully ready to host international matches, according to Kejela.

Yilkal stressed that the project will have an immense contribution for the sports of the country, “and the main objective is not to start the construction but to complete it”. He also announced that they would not only improve the stadium but also the fenced areas outside to make it more comfortable for the youngsters.

In 2015, the stadium received recognition from CAF and FIFA and successfully hosted various international matches. In March 2015, the stadium hosted the CAF Confederation Cup match between Dedebit and Seychelles’ Cote d’Or.

The stadium also hosted the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between Ethiopia and Lesotho. The match brought together more than 70,000 spectators, which greatly exceeded the capacity of the stadium.

However, CAF banned the stadium from hosting international matches after the CAF inspection team checked the stadium in terms of basic organizational requirements. According to the assessment, the playground failed to meet at least seven criteria. Problems in low-quality VIP areas, media centers, training facilities and medical rooms contributed to the ban.

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Marijuana industry awaits vote on Amendment 3 https://nkfan.net/marijuana-industry-awaits-vote-on-amendment-3/ Tue, 08 Nov 2022 04:35:11 +0000 https://nkfan.net/marijuana-industry-awaits-vote-on-amendment-3/ JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Voters in Missouri will decide on Tuesday whether recreational marijuana should be legal for those 21 and older. In addition to bringing more jobs to the state, Amendment 3, if approved, is expected to bring in millions of dollars in revenue. While growers, manufacturers and dispensary owners are asking voters to […]]]>

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Voters in Missouri will decide on Tuesday whether recreational marijuana should be legal for those 21 and older.

In addition to bringing more jobs to the state, Amendment 3, if approved, is expected to bring in millions of dollars in revenue. While growers, manufacturers and dispensary owners are asking voters to vote “Yes” in the referendum, the head of state is opposed.

“I don’t think the time is right, right now, but we’ll see what happens,” Gov. Mike Parson said.

Parson has previously criticized the amendment, calling it a disaster. Legal Missouri 22 is the campaign behind the initiative petition asking voters if those 21 and older should be allowed to buy, grow, and use marijuana recreationally.

“We know we have a mental health issue, we’re talking about addiction,” Parson said. “I’m not sure adding anything else to that at this point is a very wise decision to do.”

Amendment 3, which will appear on all statewide pollsconsists of the following language:

“Do you want to amend the Missouri Constitution to:

  • remove state prohibitions on the purchase, possession, consumption, use, delivery, manufacture and sale of marijuana for personal use for adults over the age of twenty-one;
  • requiring a personal cultivation registration card with prescribed limits;
  • allow individuals who have committed certain non-violent marijuana-related offenses to seek release from incarceration or parole and probation and have their records expunged;
  • establish a lottery selection process to award licenses and certificates;
  • issue licenses equitably distributed to each congressional district; and
  • impose a 6% tax on the retail price of marijuana for the benefit of various programs?

Legal Missouri 22 said the vast majority of people who have committed a nonviolent offense receive citations for simple possession or arrest for possession of less than 35 grams. Allowing Missourians 21 and older to possess up to three ounces at a time would be the second-highest possession limit in the nation.

Susan Griffith is one of the owners of CAMP Cannabis, a grow facility in St. Louis. After she and her partner received their medical marijuana license in 2018, she wants to expand the business.

“We’re statewide now,” Griffith said. “We are growing every day, we receive new orders every day.”

CAMP currently uses approximately 40,000 square feet of the 100,000 square foot facility. The company grows 26 different cannabis strains, but only 10 are sold statewide.

“As we build, certainly once we start adding our rooms, if we have 33 employees right now with four rooms, when we get to 12 rooms, we’re looking at almost 100 employees and that’s really just for the growing area,” says Griffith.

She served on the drafting committee of Amendment 3, which would tax recreational marijuana at a higher rate than medical. Currently, medical patients pay 4% sales tax. If approved by voters, the recreational pot would be taxed at 6%, then municipalities could add another 3%.

“There are people in our state who travel out of our state to buy products and pay exorbitant amounts of money, and they can stay here now,” Griffith said.

Griffith said she and other industry players want to compete with states like Illinois, which have already approved recreational use. In Lincoln country, products purchased for recreational purposes are taxed based on the amount of THC.

“A lot of people cross the river for gasoline, tobacco and alcohol and I think we’ll gain a lot of consumers in that regard as well,” Griffth said.

The two female partners who own CAMP Cannabis were both previously in the medical field. After voters endorsed medical marijuana in 2018, Griffith said they wanted to be part of the industry.

“My partner and I have both witnessed and have friends who have used medical cannabis to help edibles, and these were edibles they had tried everything and received large doses of pharmaceuticals that caused side effects. secondary,” Griffith said. “We saw a little girl go from having over 300 seizures a day to just a few seizures a month. To be able to see that and see the benefits of that and think why it’s so bad when it has such great effects on people.

Under current state law, each grow facility is allowed to have 30,000 square feet of flowering plants. Griffith said they also have 10,000 square feet dedicated to the CAMP manufacturing facility.

“We also plan to add space for a research and development program as we would really like to get into our own selection,” Griffith said. “The generics we have are exceptionally hard to find, if not impossible, near here, so we would love to be able to take those genetics and create our own genetics.”

Griffith said CAMP has just received its first dispensary license, which will be located in the Third Congressional District, which includes parts of St. Charles, Jefferson, Miller and Cole counties. If passed Nov. 8, medical marijuana dispensaries, grow facilities and manufacturing license holders would first have the opportunity to apply for a full license to sell medical marijuana and recreational; after that, a lottery system would be used for an additional 144 micro licenses, but those who get the smaller business license would also have restrictions on who they can sell their product to.

According to the amendment, those 144 micro-licenses would be issued in three different waves, giving six licenses in all eight congressional districts at once. Under the micro-license, grow facilities will be able to grow up to 250 plants.

Jason Nelson is the managing director of BeLeaf Medical, which operates three production sites, two manufacturing plants and five retail outlets in the St. Louis area. If approved, he said BeLeaf Medical would double its number of employees and help the state from a public health perspective.

“Or they [Missourians] may participate in purchases from the illicit market, and we know that, unfortunately, purchases from the illicit market carry a danger of consumption that there could be contamination of this product because it is not tested,” Nelson said. .

He said his company has a plan if the referendum passes for medical patients. Those with a medical card would receive what he calls a “VIP experience.”

“From the beginning, we are implementing a fast line, easy line pickup, line pickup with delivery is an option to ensure that medical patients are still entitled to participate in the marketplace,” Nelson said.

He hopes some Illinois residents will come to the Show-Me State to buy recreational pot because the tax rate will be cheaper.

“You can buy 3.5 grams of flowers in this store right now for anywhere in the ballpark between $15 and $25, all the way up to $50,” Nelson said. “That same 3.5 gram tested flower, you can hop across the river to Illinois and be between $60 and $80 with or without tax.”

Legal Missouri 22 originated the initiative petition. Campaign manager John Payne previously said Legal Missouri 22 collected 400,000 signatures to put the question on the ballot. Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s office certified 215,000 of the signatures. If approved by voters, it would change the state constitution, like medical marijuana and Medicaid expansion.

Since the medical marijuana industry opened its doors to patients two years ago, the state has brought in about $495 million, sending about 5% of that, or about $27 million, to services. veterans’ health. The Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) said there are approximately 204,000 patients and 3,000 licensed caregivers in Missouri.

The DHSS has no position on the success or failure of Amendment 3 on the November ballot, but would be obligated to put the program into effect. But if the measure is approved by voters, how soon will Missourians be able to buy recreational marijuana, and how is the state preparing to roll out the program?

As for when could Missourians 21 and older buy recreational marijuana if voters approve of it? DHSS believes that will be February 2023. The state has 30 days after it is passed to publish the rules and regulations, and then dispensaries, grow facilities, and manufacturers have 60 days to apply for their licenses.

The referendum also includes revisions to the medical marijuana program. If approved, Amendment 3 would extend the validity of medical marijuana cards. Currently, medical cards are only valid for one year, but if the initiative is passed, they would be valid for three years and the cost would remain at $25.

It also increases the amount of medical marijuana a patient can purchase from 4 ounces of dried marijuana flower to 6 ounces per month. The revisions also include allowing a nurse practitioner to certify a patient’s medical marijuana card instead of just a doctor.

Missouri’s NAACP is asking voters to vote “No” on the ballot, saying approving recreational marijuana would not diversify the industry. In the 40-page amendment document, it says that if approved by voters, an “equity director” would establish a program dedicated to communities that have been impacted by the ban on marijuana on the licensing process and provide resources for those interested in licensing.

To read the full version of the constitutional amendment to legalize recreational marijuana, click here.

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All South Dakota HS Football State Championship Games https://nkfan.net/all-south-dakota-hs-football-state-championship-games/ Sat, 05 Nov 2022 19:56:00 +0000 https://nkfan.net/all-south-dakota-hs-football-state-championship-games/ It’s been a very exciting year on the football field for many of South Dakota’s high school teams and it will culminate with some of them having a shot at winning a state championship next weekend. All South Dakota High School Football State Championship games will be played inside the Dakota Dome in Vermillion, SD. […]]]>

It’s been a very exciting year on the football field for many of South Dakota’s high school teams and it will culminate with some of them having a shot at winning a state championship next weekend.

All South Dakota High School Football State Championship games will be played inside the Dakota Dome in Vermillion, SD.

After a highly entertaining semifinal on Friday, the matchups for all state championship games are set.

Here’s a rundown of all South Dakota State title matchups on the football field.

Class 11AAA – Saturday at 7 p.m.

No. 1 Sioux Falls Jefferson vs. No. 3 Harrisburg

Class 11AA – Saturday at 1 p.m.

Tea Zone #2 vs. Stone #1

Class 11A – Friday at 7:30 p.m.

No. 2 West Central vs. No. 1 Dell Rapids

Class 11B – Friday at 2:30 p.m.

Winner #1 vs. #3 Elk Point-Jefferson

Class 9AA – Friday at 10:30 a.m.

Wall #1 vs. Parkston #6

Class 9A – Thursday at 7 p.m.

#1 Warner vs. #3 Gregory

Class 9B – Thursday at 11 a.m.

No. 1 Herreid-Selby Area vs. No. 2 Hitchcock-Tulare

All games can be seen on the South Dakota Public Broadcast and tickets for the game are all general admission and can be purchased at the USD box office and at the door.

For more information on the schools involved as well as other high school sports in South Dakota, you can visit the SDHSAA website.


The Ultimate Visitor’s Guide to Sioux Falls: A to Z

Sioux Falls has plenty to explore; fun stuff for the whole family, food of all kinds, educational opportunities and more! If you have out-of-town guests, show them around our city. Eat in places where they have never eaten. Take them places they would never go. Take great photos to post on social media (and don’t forget the hashtag #HiFromSiouxFalls). We’ve even listed some cool hotels they can stay at if you don’t have the room.

It’s quite an impressive city and that’s why we think you should come visit it. If you’re here for business or pleasure, we’ve compiled a list of places to go and things to see. We know you want to explore the attractions the city is known for like Falls Park, the Arc of Dreams and the Sculpture Walk, but there’s a lot more to see and do than sightseeing (it’s really a word) Things. The best places to go are where the locals go and we have a not your average, ordinary visitor’s guide.

Here is a list of over 100 things to do and places to go in Sioux Falls.

Click on HERE for a list of all the places we mention and links to each. Print it out or save it to your phone and use it as a reference during your visit. See you soon!
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Father Marius Zerafa, my naughty cousin – Lara Boffa https://nkfan.net/father-marius-zerafa-my-naughty-cousin-lara-boffa/ Wed, 02 Nov 2022 06:00:00 +0000 https://nkfan.net/father-marius-zerafa-my-naughty-cousin-lara-boffa/ No words can ever do justice to the uniqueness of Father Marius Zerafa, OP. His spirit was renowned and his personality filled the rooms with the light and love he embodied so warmly. It’s no surprise that he regularly replies “If I got better, I’d be dangerous” when asked how he was doing. My “ugly […]]]>

No words can ever do justice to the uniqueness of Father Marius Zerafa, OP. His spirit was renowned and his personality filled the rooms with the light and love he embodied so warmly. It’s no surprise that he regularly replies “If I got better, I’d be dangerous” when asked how he was doing.

My “ugly cousin”, as I called him, was brave and had a great sense of humor. Honest, humble, hard-working and endearingly hard-headed. He was inherently kind and empathetic by nature, never too busy for anyone who asked for his help, never expecting anything in return. He lovingly introduced me, saying, “He’s my favorite cousin.”

A conversation with him at the priory or in a nearby cafe was usually followed by a tour of his cell and studio which housed his works of art and “true fakes”, spilling out into the adjacent hallway. Visitors were greeted by a sign reading “Bless this mess!”. A free spirit with a magnificent soul, those who have crossed paths will surely agree.

Others who may not know him will notice that his formidable persona shines from the first pages of his as yet unpublished book, Memories, which he completed a week before his disappearance. His many accomplishments, vast and impressive as they are and have been, need not be repeated here.

My earliest memory of him as a little girl is when he helped my dad decide on the most appropriate place to hang a large picture at home. In the end, it was hung in the only suitable place available, above a fireplace, on the condition that we never had to relight the fire again.

I felt disappointed as I liked to roast chestnuts over the flames and thought it was cheeky of her to order us. At the time, I never imagined that, in the years that followed, he would become an integral part of my life – my teacher and mentor and, later, my rock and confidant – whom I loved to all heart.

It was that of my grandfather, Paul Boffa, the greatest admirer-Lara Boffa

We talked a lot and at length. Art, his “Ziju Pawl” and politics were always on the agenda. We became close when my late father first fell ill 20 years ago. He loved her very much and I think that’s when he decided to take me under his wing. I remember with emotion that we cleaned together old paintings on the surface, listening to Edith Piaf in the background.

When he traveled together, he always promised me “a VIP tour and the best ice cream in town” wherever we went. The many friends who have traveled with him know that a pair of good walking shoes is essential, as is the stamina to keep up with him.

More recently, his advice was most important to me. He never stopped thinking – worryingly sometimes – of everyone: his former colleagues at St Albert College, his fellow Dominicans, his family, his friends and his students from all over the world. He recited to them daily the prayers of Saint Thomas Aquinas.

He loved his Zerafa and Boffa families beyond measure and he would quote Dodie Smith’s play, Dear Octopus, if either of us acted. But his greatest passion was art: local and foreign artists, all the great masters and, above all, Caravaggio. He was the mastermind behind the successful recovery of Caravaggio’s St. Jerome which had been stolen from St. John’s Co-Cathedral in the 1980s. He risked his life and his sanity, and faced the threat of being kidnapped in the process, all for the love of art.

Malta is extremely indebted to him.

He was the biggest admirer of my grandfather, Paul Boffa. I believe my cousin was the truest “Boffa” of all of us. It is by virtue of his endless admiration and loyalty to his uncle that the related historical accounts have been rectified over the decades and the memory of Sir Paul Boffa lives on.

We managed to celebrate his 93rd birthday over dinner on October 13th. He didn’t want a big party but jokingly said he wanted to meet his parents and friends over a week of booze. Ninety-three and, nevertheless, younger at heart than I; there was half a century between us. Recently he has worked tirelessly on the restoration of Deporres Hall and his fraternity church in Sliema.

At the hospital, he told us he hoped to be home on Tuesday, due to his many commitments. He was right, he was back home on Tuesday but that’s because we met to sadly say our last goodbyes. There were more projects in the pipeline. “You still have to have chaos in yourself to give birth to a dancing star”, he said of Nietzsche, with his contagious smile.

There was a different glint in his eyes over the past few months. “I’ve lived a full life. No regrets.” That’s what he told me on what was to be his last day, his departure for “new pastures”. I’ll never forget what we said to each other during our last conversations and I will surely keep all the promises I made to him.

As usual, he looked me straight in the eye before I pulled away from his side, flexed his arm and clenched his fist – shaking it in a sign of his tireless strength. “Coraggio,” he said loudly. We hoped against all hope that he would return to what he always called his “normal abnormality” state, but our hearts told us otherwise.

“…Lead, Saviour, lead me home with childlike faith,

“The house of my God.

“Rest forever after earthly strife

“In the quiet light of eternal life.”

With deep love and gratitude to my dear naughty cousin. The life you painted for yourself was, indeed, a beautiful work of art. Hat.

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First images released of Jenga-style Dubai’s Atlantis The Royal hotel https://nkfan.net/first-images-released-of-jenga-style-dubais-atlantis-the-royal-hotel/ Sun, 30 Oct 2022 07:39:50 +0000 https://nkfan.net/first-images-released-of-jenga-style-dubais-atlantis-the-royal-hotel/ First-look images and drone footage of Dubai’s new Atlantis The Royal hotel have been revealed ahead of the opening of bookings for stays on Monday. The resort sits on the Palm Jumeirah archipelago of man-made islands and has an eye-catching design that stands out even among the best-selling buildings in Dubai’s cityscape, with 795 rooms […]]]>

First-look images and drone footage of Dubai’s new Atlantis The Royal hotel have been revealed ahead of the opening of bookings for stays on Monday.

The resort sits on the Palm Jumeirah archipelago of man-made islands and has an eye-catching design that stands out even among the best-selling buildings in Dubai’s cityscape, with 795 rooms from $850 a night (£730) spread across on six towers and arranged in blocks reminiscent of a game of Jenga.

The “crown jewel of Atlantis The Royal” is an open-air “entertainment experience” that bridges the middle of the resort on the 22nd floor and features a 90-meter (295-foot) infinity pool. long. Other highlights include Heston Blumenthal’s first-ever cocktail bar, with “the world’s largest jellyfish aquarium”, the first-ever Nobu restaurant swimming pool and beach club, two kilometers (1.2 miles) from private beach – and “fire-breathing” water fountains.

First-look images and drone footage of Dubai’s new Atlantis The Royal hotel have been revealed ahead of the opening of bookings for stays on Monday

Atlantis The Royal sits on the Palm Jumeirah archipelago of man-made islands and has an eye-catching design that stands out even among the blockbuster buildings of Dubai's cityscape

Atlantis The Royal sits on the Palm Jumeirah archipelago of man-made islands and has an eye-catching design that stands out even among the blockbuster buildings of Dubai’s cityscape

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The “crown jewel of Atlantis The Royal” is an open-air “entertainment experience” that bridges the middle of the resort on the 22nd floor and features a 90-meter (295-foot) infinity pool. long (above)

The resort’s most popular rooms — a sister property to Atlantis The Palm — will be the 44 luxury suites and “signature penthouses,” all of which feature private infinity pools, “butler service, elite” and pillow menus featuring mini versions of every variety, from buckwheat to memory foam.

All rooms, according to the resort, “will offer ultra-luxe touches” that include “a bespoke selection of amenities from luxury brands such as Hermes, Frette and Graff.”

And they’ll also be state-of-the-art, with guests able to control their room’s thermostat, lighting, TV, and other amenities through their cell phones.

Food and drink options will also be exciting, we’re told, with dishes from “pioneering chefs” and “spectacular experiences” at 17 restaurants and bars.

The complex will include a cocktail bar by superstar British chef Heston Blumenthal which houses a 6.5 meter (21ft) high aquarium housing 4,000 moon jellyfish.

The complex will include a cocktail bar by superstar British chef Heston Blumenthal which houses a 6.5 meter (21ft) high aquarium housing 4,000 moon jellyfish.

Pictured above is one of the 44 rooms with a private infinity pool.  These rooms also feature

Pictured above is one of the 44 rooms with a private infinity pool. These rooms also feature “elite butler service”

A bathroom in the new hotel, with a stand-alone tub and marble floor and walls

A bathroom in the new hotel, with a stand-alone tub and marble floor and walls

One of Atlantis The Royal's signature suites, with interiors by London-based GA Design

One of Atlantis The Royal’s signature suites, with interiors by London-based GA Design

Superstar British chef Blumenthal’s cocktail bar is set to be one of the most photographed, thanks to a 6.5 meter high aquarium housing 4,000 moon jellies.

Titled Resonance by Heston Blumenthal, this new concept “will deliver memorable dining experiences through thoughtful, meticulously crafted and intricate cocktails, food and theater.”

The complex will also house an outpost of Blumenthal’s Dinner restaurant, the original of which in London boasts two Michelin stars.

Other “culinary icons” launching restaurants at Atlantis The Royal include Gaston Acurio, Ariana Bundy, Costas Spiliadis and Jose Andres.

At 11.5 meters (37 m) tall and made of 5.5 tons of stainless steel, Droplets is the centerpiece of the lobby of Atlantis The Royal

At 11.5 meters (37 m) tall and made of 5.5 tons of stainless steel, Droplets is the centerpiece of the lobby of Atlantis The Royal

All rooms, depending on the resort,

All rooms, according to the resort, “will offer ultra-luxe touches” that include “a bespoke selection of amenities from luxury brands such as Hermes, Frette and Graff.”

The resort has 795 rooms spread over six towers and arranged in blocks reminiscent of a game of Jenga

The resort has 795 rooms spread over six towers and arranged in blocks reminiscent of a game of Jenga

The resort will open to guests in 2023, but before that there will be a spectacular 'big reveal' in January with a 'star lineup of stars in attendance'.

The resort will open to guests in 2023, but before that there will be a spectacular ‘big reveal’ in January with a ‘star lineup of stars in attendance’.

Partygoers looking to party the night away, meanwhile, will want to head to the 22nd floor entertainment venue – Cloud 22.

The hotel says, “With VIP cabins with private pools, a swim-up bar and a glittering head-shaped DJ booth, this venue is the jewel in the crown of Atlantis The Royal. Destined to become Dubai’s iconic entertainment and nightlife destination, revelers can dance all day and all night with the world’s top DJs while overlooking Dubai’s glittering skyline.

There’s also a “night party experience” next door on the 22nd floor of the pan-Asian restaurant Ling Ling – plus “360-degree views of the Arabian Gulf and the sparkling Dubai Skyline”.

Customers will also, no doubt, be wowed by the water fountains, which have been “designed by the world authority on water features, Wet Design”.

One of the interior hallways with marble staircases and architectural design by New York-based Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

One of the interior hallways with marble staircases and architectural design by New York-based Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

The complex states:

The resort says: “As these new images show, Atlantis The Royal is the pinnacle of luxury, offering guests a unique experience, tailored to their every desire.”

Pillow menus feature mini versions of every variety, from buckwheat to memory foam

Pillow menus feature mini versions of every variety, from buckwheat to memory foam

The station says, “The station is home to a huge range of fountains and water features. This includes the magnificent Skyblaze, a fire-breathing fountain that is the first and only permanent fire and water performance fountain in the Middle East.

The resort will open to guests in 2023, but before that there will be a spectacular “big reveal” in January with a “star lineup of stars in attendance” that echoes the “spectacular” launch of Atlantis The Palm in 2008. where guests included Robert DeNiro, Gerard Butler and Kylie Minogue.

The resort adds: “As these new images show, Atlantis The Royal is the pinnacle of luxury, offering guests a unique experience tailored to their every desire.”

Tim Kelly, Managing Director of Atlantis Dubai, said: “This is it. Our time has finally come to reveal Atlantis The Royal as the most luxurious entertainment resort in the world. Resort openings like this only happen once or twice in a decade, and we can’t wait to share it with the world. As these new images demonstrate, this is a one-of-a-kind complex and the building itself will become an instantly recognizable icon of the Dubai skyline. We are excited to begin welcoming guests next year and providing them with an experience they will never forget.

To be one of the first to stay at Atlantis The Royal, book at www.atlantistheroyal.com. Reservations will open from October 31, 2022, for stays from 2023.

Tim Kelly, Managing Director of Atlantis Dubai, said: “This is it.  Our time has finally come to reveal Atlantis The Royal as the most luxurious entertainment resort in the world.  Station openings like this only happen once or twice in a decade'

Tim Kelly, Managing Director of Atlantis Dubai, said: “This is it. Our time has finally come to reveal Atlantis The Royal as the most luxurious entertainment resort in the world. Station openings like this only happen once or twice in a decade’

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African-American Woman Shows Off Her Stunning Mansion In Stunning Photos; Blown away peeps https://nkfan.net/african-american-woman-shows-off-her-stunning-mansion-in-stunning-photos-blown-away-peeps/ Thu, 27 Oct 2022 10:38:42 +0000 https://nkfan.net/african-american-woman-shows-off-her-stunning-mansion-in-stunning-photos-blown-away-peeps/ African-American woman, Ashley Massengill showed off the impressive exterior and interior of her stunning mansion The Texas-based entrepreneur revealed that her residence has seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, three kitchens and several other components. While some netizens expressed they were blown away by the quintessential features of her ‘paradise’, others praised her. PAY ATTENTION: Check the […]]]>
  • African-American woman, Ashley Massengill showed off the impressive exterior and interior of her stunning mansion
  • The Texas-based entrepreneur revealed that her residence has seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, three kitchens and several other components.
  • While some netizens expressed they were blown away by the quintessential features of her ‘paradise’, others praised her.

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Texas-based entrepreneur and content creator Ashley Massengill showed off the stunning exterior and interior of her stunning mansion.

The African-American business owner gave her more than 431,020 Facebook followers a glimpse inside her residence as she listed the features.

Lavish Mansion Features

She revealed that her ‘castle’ features seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, three kitchens, a swimming pool with a waterslide and diving board, a jacuzzi, a steam room, a golf course, a full-service bar, a hall VIP, a lounge and a theater room.

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An African American woman shows off her lavish mansion.
Reactions as an African American woman shows off her lavish mansion. Photo credit: Ashley Grayson.
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The residence’s comfortable features also include a Stella Rosa bedroom, three living rooms, two dining rooms, a master suite balcony, a kitchen balcony, and an elevator that serves all three floors. “But I also have other renovations going on,” she revealed.

”When I say “I AM IN PARADISE”, I am talking about my HOME, I have created my permanent vacation! So much so, that people never want to leave if I didn’t love traveling so much, I’d probably never leave myself, ” Massengill shared with photos.

According to Massengill, she plans to renovate her residence to add a full-service salon. People were blown away by the elegant features of her home.

YEN.com.gh highlighted some of the comments under his Facebook post:

Read how people were blown away

Chinenye Jane Ariole wrote:

Congratulations, sis. God made you well.

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Cami McCarthy said:

I worked for the state for many years, so I would gladly post the file showing the house in your name. People are seriously jealous. Shine large Shiny ash. You deserve it.

Stephanie Walker commented:

I love your house, it’s so beautiful and amazing.

Vicky Alo-Etemu posted:

It’s like my dream mansion, just a little different in your color choice.

Robert Vogel said:

Awesome place to call home, enjoy every minute, and please tell Joshua when he gets sick of that Burberry shirt he can send it to me.

PJ Pablo Jiménez commented:

Incredible and magnificent this is your castle.

Angel Simmons said:

Beautiful. I hope you have many children and many grandchildren to appreciate this legacy.

Angel Simmons posted:

Beautiful. I hope you have many children and many grandchildren to appreciate this legacy.

Dedee Jones said:

Wonderful! Love it.

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Cecilia Hart Adams commented:

Man. I’ll come and clean the toilets just to experience this heavenly oasis.

Yolanda Alford said:

Honey, live your life on earth for a short time ENJOY.

Grateful daughter buys her mom a new house

Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh reported that Baltimore native Ashley Grayson shared pictures after buying his mother a new house in Pennsylvania in the United States of America.

The business owner and serial entrepreneur revealed that she had always wanted to move her mother from Baltimore, Maryland, where she lived.

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Cuba Tourist Board: ready for a successful winter season https://nkfan.net/cuba-tourist-board-ready-for-a-successful-winter-season/ Fri, 21 Oct 2022 16:43:30 +0000 https://nkfan.net/cuba-tourist-board-ready-for-a-successful-winter-season/ The Cuban Tourist Board hosted nearly 200 travel advisors and industry executives on Thursday evening (October 20) at Palace of Weddings and Congresses of Treport in Toronto to update the industry on a “new and better Cuba”. This included the island’s new advertising campaign, a travel app, a new specialty program, new destinations, more flights […]]]>

The Cuban Tourist Board hosted nearly 200 travel advisors and industry executives on Thursday evening (October 20) at Palace of Weddings and Congresses of Treport in Toronto to update the industry on a “new and better Cuba”.

This included the island’s new advertising campaign, a travel app, a new specialty program, new destinations, more flights and improved services.

Unica Cuba Party, the tourism board’s first live event in three years, began with a trade show, where travel advisors had the opportunity to meet fourteen major Canadian tour operators, airlines and hotel partners, including Air Canada Vacations, Barcelo Hotel Group, Be Live Hotels, Blue Diamond Resorts, Gaviota Hotel Group, Gran Caribe Hotels, Hola Sun, Kempinski Hotels, Melia Hotels International, MGM Muthu Hotels, Sirenis Hotels, Sunwing Vacations, Swoop and Transat.

The evening continued with dinner and a presentation featuring live music from cuban salsa and dancers from Cuba who gave guests a taste of Cuban rhythms.




high hopes

“It’s a beautiful and incredible evening” Lessner Gomez, director of the Cuban Tourist Board in Toronto, told the audience. “The country is emerging better and better, modern and sustainable, ready to host the Canadians for another successful winter season.”

As part of his thanks to the travel industry, Gomez shared that Canadian arrivals have increased to Cuba this year, totaling 340,876 so far, and that the winter season is expected to go the same way as in 2019.

Lessner Gomez, director of the Cuban Tourist Board in Toronto (Pax Global Media)

In an interview with paxGomez shared that Cuba has used the past two years to improve tourism infrastructure, including renovating many hotel properties.

Since the start of this year, Cuba has lifted all COVID-related travel restrictions, and excursions and nighttime entertainment have resumed. The country is open and all facilities are fully functional, Gomez said.

(Pax Global Media)

Gomez shared with pax that the tourist board currently sees more than 100 flights per week from Canada to Cuba and expects this figure to increase further with continued trade support.


“It is very important to thank our Canadian tour operators and airlines for the support and hard work they have given Cuba during this difficult time, especially our travel agents,” he said.

Gomez specifically cited the efforts to increase airlift post-pandemic by Air Canada Vacations, Hola Sun/Caribe Sol with OWG Airlines, Sunwing, Transat, and Westjet.

Swoop Airlines will begin its seasonal, non-stop service between Toronto and Varadero on January 11, 2023.

Improving Wi-Fi

Among the biggest improvements around the island are Wi-Fi and internet service. Gomez shared with pax that to date, Wi-Fi infrastructures have been installed in nearly 85% of hotels in Cuba.

Currently, more than 347 hotels offer free Wi-Fi access in their hotel lobby, pool areas and in some rooms. There is also free WiFi in most VIP sections of the airport.


By the end of 2023, 100% internet connectivity should be achieved, according to the tourism board.

Currency changes

Gomez updated the public on changes to the island’s currency, where the The CUC has been withdrawn from circulation and payment can now be made in resort areas with debit or with Visa credit cards (no cash).

Prepaid cards are available in most hotels and tourist establishments in Cuba for visitors who do not have a credit card.

Tourists only need the Cuban Peso (CUP) if they are traveling outside the tourist areas. They can exchange their Canadian dollars for CUPs at airports, banks, hotels and exchange houses (CADECAS).

Advance Travel Information Site

The Cuba Tourist Board says arriving passengers in Cuba could become easier.

By using the new D’VIAJEROS websitepassengers will be able to complete the health certificate and customs declaration 48 hours before arrival, which will make the airport process more efficient.

Tourist cards are still distributed on planes. However, Lessner hinted that this may change soon.

New destinations and hotels

This winter, there are new destinations and hotel openings in different parts of the country, including:

Holguin

  • Hotel El Tesoro del Atlantico by Gaviota Hotel Group will be the first resort to open in an all-new destination called Peninsula of El Ramon de Antilla. This region is known for its secluded beaches and its proximity to the Alejandro de Humboldt National Park and the protected natural areas of Pinares de Mayari and Cayo Saetia.

Jardines del Rey area (served by Cayo Coco airport)

  • The Gran Aston Paredon Hotel by Aston Hotels is a brand new island that just opened, nestled between Cayo Coco and Cayo Cruz, approximately half an hour from the Cayo Coco airport, where guests can enjoy this pristine beach and spectacular for which Cuba is known, laid back atmosphere and water sports.

Havana

  • The Mystique Regis Havana by Royalton Hotels

Varadero

  • Sol Caribe Beach by Melia Cuba Hotels with 393 rooms.

Trinidad Cuba

  • At the beach of Ancon, the five stars Melia Trinidad Peninsula by Melia Cuba Hotels will add 400 rooms to the Trinidad destination.

Destination Cayo Largo

  • On November 4, an improved Cayo Largo destination will reopen for Canadian travellers. All hotels will be managed by Blue Diamond Complexesand they will be completely renovated and ready for the winter season.
  • David WrightSales Manager, Ontario and Atlantic Canada for sunwing shared with pax the excitement of the business of having eleven hotels on the island, ranging from large-scale properties to smaller villa-type accommodations. Sunwing will serve Cayo Largo with direct flights from Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec Cityand Halifaxas well as flights from Toronto and Montreal from November 4, 2022.
  • In addition to offering the most beautiful beaches in Cuba, Cayo Largo offers a variety of water sports including snorkeling from shore, fishing, scuba diving to enjoy coral reefs and wrecks, catamaran cruises, and more.
  • The tourist board suggests those wishing to see more of Cuba and visit the mainland take day trips to Havana, a 35-minute flight away.

Travel Specialist Certification Program

It was also announced that a hybrid Cuba Travel Specialist Certification Program will be launched in 2023.

Upon successful completion of the program, travel counselors will receive the following benefits:

  • Certificate of graduation as a Cuba Specialist presented personally by the Ministry of Tourism of Cuba
  • VIP on arrivals and departures at all airports in Cuba
  • VIP invitation to most FAM TRIP by Cuba Tourist Board
  • Free upgrade at all hotels in Cuba
  • Discount on local excursions while visiting Cuba
  • Annual recognition to the top seller to Cuba with a one-week all-inclusive vacation prize
  • Top sellers Agents will be listed at www.gocuba.ca

Tourist guide App

A new app was also announced. It is expected to be released at the end of 2022. 

This app serves as a tourist guide for clients and travel consultants to find out more about Cuba’s different destinations. With this application, they can build their itinerary, reserve tours, hotels, and other services, and make other reservations.

Unica Cuba

Launched earlier this year, the tourism board shared that a new marketing campaign will be in full swing by the end of the year.

UnicaCuba promotes the unique character of the country, its distinctive culture, its history, its traditions, its beaches, its nature, its safety and, most importantly, its unique people as the best ambassadors of Cuban tourism.

Throughout the campaign, Cuba aims to show how it combines tradition and modernity and is a warm and welcoming country for international tourists and business travelers.


Gomez concluded, “Unica because of the Cuban people; it is the Cuban people who make Cuba Unica”.

(Pax Global Media)



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