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Prague, it's a riot....(literally)

CZECH REPUBLIC | Thu, 20 Aug 2015 | By the_life_of_lady_laura | Views [440]

Being a part of former the Austro – Hungarian Empire, Budapest had given us a taste of what to expect of Vienna. Our hostel was centrally located, and only a few Metro stops from the heart of the city. We arrived late afternoon, and with only the ... Read more >

Tags: austria, czech republic, pastries, prague, riot, schnitzel, sushi, vienna, walking, wiener

Chaos in China - notes from my paper diary of 1989

CHINA | Wed, 21 Aug 2013 | By simon_monk | Views [1752] | Comments [1]

Memories can be disarmingly deceptive. It scarcely seems possible that its been 25 years since I first visited China. Because of the 25th anniversary of Tiannamen, I was asked recently about rarely reported chaos in Chengdu out west and what I knew of ... Read more >

Tags: 1989, chengdu, china, riot

London Riots Spread - Travel Alert

UNITED KINGDOM | Tue, 9 Aug 2011 | By safetyhub | Views [5943] | Video

London is in the grip of a third night of violence with riots and looting spreading across many areas of the city. London's police chiefs have recommended that Londoners lock themselves in their homes and avoid the streets. What started as a clash ... Read more >

Tags: europe, riot, travel-alert, united kingdom

True Travel Tales - The Buganda in Uganda Don't Play!

UGANDA | Sun, 19 Dec 2010 | By true-claims-stories | Views [3255]

I spent 9 weeks in Bulenga, Uganda and volunteered at an orphanage most afternoons. Here are some of the kids I worked with who went through the same fears I did during the riot! What happened? Tell us your tale. ... Read more >

Tags: advice, buganda, king, news, riot, uganda, volunteer

Jamaica - re-issued alert for Kingston

JAMAICA | Fri, 25 Jun 2010 | By safetyhub | Views [1415]

The US State Department re-issued its travel alert for Kingston, Jamaica and surrounding areas on 24 June 2010, warning its citizens of the possibility of continuing sporadic violence. The government of Jamaica has imposed a State of Emergency for ... Read more >

Tags: civil unrest, jamaica, kingston, riot, travel-advice, travel-alert, travel-insurance, violence, worldnomads

Kingston Jamaica - Civil Unrest

JAMAICA | Wed, 26 May 2010 | By safetyhub | Views [2774]

Overview of the situation Jamaican defence forces and police are involved in an operation to arrest an alleged drug baron and weapons trafficker wanted in the USA, resulting in widespread unrest in the capital, including gun battles which have claimed ... Read more >

Tags: civil unrest, jamaica, kingston, riot, travel-advice, travel-alert, travel-insurance, violence, worldnomads

 

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