JUST TRAVELOUS | follow me on my way to travelosity The Vacation Gals Some Sojourns | Some notes on life's journeys. A Wandering Sole lasaventurasdesara The Amazing Adventures of Kate and Bear 127 days Two Worlds Colliding: Barcelona and America do it while you're young Full body scanner Backscatter x-ray image of TSA Security Laboratory Director Susan Hallowell A full-body scanner is a device that detects objects on a person's body for security screening purposes, without physically removing clothes or making physical contact. Depending on the specific technology, the operator may see an alternate-wavelength image of the person's naked body, or merely a cartoon-like representation of the person with an indicator showing where any suspicious items were detected. For privacy and security reasons, the display is generally not visible to other passengers, and in some cases is located in a separate room where the operator cannot see the face of the person being screened. Two distinct technologies are in general use: Millimeter wave scanners use non-ionizing electromagnetic radiation similar to that used by wireless data transmitters, in the extremely high frequency radio band (which is a lower frequency than visible light). History Usage Controversies
peru en route Africa Bespoke ” This 10 day cycle from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg to run the Comrades Marathon on day 11 is a journey of the heart inspired by the life of Phil Masterton-Smith who couldn’t afford the train fare from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg in 1933 so he cycled up instead and finished 10th in the race. He died in World War Two in 1942. His nickname was “Unogwaja” meaning hare in Zulu and his legacy lives on in the Unogwaja Challenge. Wherever you go, go with your heart ” John Mcinroy This ultimate story of passion, willpower, courage and determination was mirrored by four young men in 2011, who followed in the footsteps of Phil Masterton-Smith 78 years later. This year, for the second time, 5 intrepid athletes are taking on this huge challenge. This epic adventure has clearly struck a chord with the organizers of the Comrades race, because it completely captures the spirit of the event, plus combining one of the most amazing Comrades stories from its origins.
Tourism: Green Living World’s five most popular eco tourism destinations Ecotourism means going lighter on planet earth, by protecting resources around you and making efforts to reduce your carbon footprint. Ecotourism is all about making your life meaningful through eco learning, while increasing awareness to protect the planet. Kerala, India Kerala is a small state in India on the southwestern coast. Kenya Kenya is promoting eco responsible tourism practices within the tourism industry. Australia Kangaroo Island is rich in eco tourism destinations. Japan Japan is a country situated on eastern coast of Asian continent. Korea The Korean Peninsula is almost the same size of Romania or the UK. Summary Ecotourism is a very rapidly growing global industry, as many countries are promoting domestic and international tourism. Enjoyed this post?