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Rent Your Own Island in the Caribbean this Spring

Royal Island is a private island in the Bahamas that is perfect for an over-the-top luxury Spring break. With multigenerational and multi-family vacations on the rise, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime trip that offers the authentic experience of renting your own island in the Caribbean.

Royal Island is a completely private 430-acre estate surrounded by miles of untouched turquoise sea, 40 miles northeast of Nassau. Guests are treated to a custom-curated, exotic Bahamian experience designed by a personal staff that fulfills every request, from morning smoothies to boat and spear fishing adventures. With paddle boards, kayaks, and jet skis ready-to-go at any moment, it’s the more unique experiences—like a picnic on a remote sandbar, surrounded by miles of untouched sea ― that…

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African American Choral Ensemble Spring Concert: news: News & Events: African American Arts Institute : Indiana Uni…

Indiana University’s critically acclaimed African American Choral Ensemble presents its Annual Spring Concert. Directed by Dr. Raymond Wise, the Choral Ensemble features a broad repertoire of African American music, including spirituals, traditional and contemporary gospel, and formally composed works by African American composers.

“Inspirational,” “uplifting,” and “transformative” is how audiences describe the African American Choral Ensemble’s concerts. Don’t miss this Bloomington tradition!

Doors for this general admission concert will open at 7pm. The show is expected to last roughly 2 hours and 30 minutes. Discounted tickets are available for students of any age (with valid ID) and children 18 and younger.

Buy tickets today!

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Spring museum highlights historical African-American community for Black History Month


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International DJs, sexy go-go dancers and worldwide visitors push Caribbean Gay Spring Break Festival in Curacao

More than 500 are expected to attend the inaugural Caribbean Gay Spring Break Festival, set for March 29-31 in Curacao.

Organizers are going all-out to turn the event into a sexy, star-studded, DJ and go-go dancer-filled extravaganza that is attracting attendees from throughout the Caribbean, North and South America, plus Europe.

“Curaçao is known for being the most LGBT-welcoming destination in the Caribbean with its live-and-let-live mentality, which has led to a successful (Curacao) Pride for the past six years,” said Jurandy Regina, the sales & marketing manager at the Floris Suite Hotel – Spa & Beach Club, which is the organizer and promotor for the event.

“The goal for the Caribbean Gay Spring Break Festival is to keep promoting the Caribbean as a gay-welcoming destination,”…

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Nearly 500 sickened on Royal Caribbean cruise ship set to call New Jersey home this spring

MIAMI (AP) — Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas is returning to a Florida port a day early and giving passengers full refunds of their fare after at hundreds of guests and crew members were hit with an outbreak of Norovirus as it sailed to Jamaica.

Cruise line spokesman Owen Torres told The Associated Press “we think the right thing to do is get everyone home early rather than have guests worry about their health.”

He says the ship will return to Port Canaveral on Saturday. It sailed from there Sunday on a seven-day Caribbean cruise.

In a video shared by passengers Friday, an announcement on the ship said the number of sick people had increased significantly, according to the Orlando Sentinel.

“The latest that I can share with you here is that we have had a total during the…

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2019 spring

GU 4080/ Section 001 Topics in the Black Experience: Epic Black A study of long form works by Black artists that seek to give depth and dimension to …
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