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  • n. Plural form of guesthouse.


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  • Last year, the ministry developed five tourism villages in the Borobudur area, with each receiving financial aid ranging from Rp 100 million to Rp 150 million ($10,800 to $16,200) to renovate tourist facilities such as guesthouses as well as handicraft and culinary centers.

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  • It just so happens that the terrorists stayed in these very kind of guesthouses and were coming and going at all hours (like us) and they kept adding new people into the rooms at all hours (like our group had been doing) and because of these factors, new rules were created for travelers to more easily track them and their whereabouts. TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at

  • The Taliban struck the same area a year ago, raiding two guesthouses inhabited by Indian and Western expatriates, and gunning down some of their guests.

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  • "By supporting private ventures such as small guesthouses, as well as a fair degree of exposure to the Burmese people, such tourism could indeed contribute to the development of a population which might be able to provide stronger checks and balances to the policies of the government," Zalewski said.

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  • There are several guesthouses that put you in the middle of the Old Town, and two ultra-luxe hotels: La Residence Phou Vao, a sprawling French colonial mansion with lush gardens of frangipani and palm trees, and the recently opened and rather magnificent Amantaka, a former French hospital.

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  • Feroz Ali Abbasi, a British militant of Ugandan descent who was eager to conduct terrorist operations against Jews and Americans, remembered “this information being commonly known amongst everybody in the training camps and guesthouses.”

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  • Antiques dealer and interior designer Billy Cross has a handful of refined but cosy guesthouses in Barcelona, Istanbul and Mexico, and adds a personal touch to each.

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  • When I do need to book online, I use Momondo for flights and Hostelbookers for guesthouses and hostels.

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  • Donovan considered them both valuable sources and had them put up in guesthouses reserved for prosecution witnesses.

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  • • Tucan Travel 020-8896 1600, has a 13-night trip for £730pp, including B&B accommodation in hotels, hostels and guesthouses but excluding flightsMarch average high: 26CIf the nest is empty, mum and dad could head to Central America and make a difference working with children and staff at adoption homes and care centres in and around San Ramón.

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