Norfolk man returns home after COVID-19 battle

Content of the article There are a lot of things Mike VanNetten will never understand or remember the 83 days he spent in hospital battling COVID-19. Content of the article And there are things the 45-year-old chicken farmer and father of four from Norfolk County will never forget. Coming out …

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Behind the Magic of Mackinac: Members of Magic

MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (WLUC) – “It’s more than fudge, horses and tourism. There is a vibrant community here that is here year round, and it’s like a big family. Bailey Manninen did not intend to make Mackinac Island his home. She came to the island for a summer job and …

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Capri and Procida: the story of two islands

In this regard, he did not disappoint. The window of our modest Airbnb was decorated with a typewriter because it was supposedly where Elsa Morante, the great Italian author, wrote her 1957 novel, “The Island of Arturo”. “The Procidans are gruff, taciturn,” Morante observed, adding, “The arrival of a stranger …

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Outdoor activities for children and families

CNN – Summer is officially here and with the kids out of school for a few months, it’s time for the whole family to get out there for some old school fun. But here’s the thing with kids: they’re bored. Very fast. This is exactly why parents need to increase …

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Thailand bets on ‘Phuket sandbox’ program to save tourism

PHUKET, Thailand (AP) – Somsak Betlao covered the outboard motor of his traditional wooden long-tail boat with a tarp, ending another day on Patong Beach in Phuket, where no tourist needed his services to transport them to neighboring islands. Since Thailand’s pandemic travel restrictions were imposed in early 2020, tourism …

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