CBS All Access Comes To Android TV Devices In Canada

first_img LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Advertisement Twitter In addition to today’s launch on Android TV, CBS All Access is also available in Canada at, on iOS and Android mobile and tablet devices, and on Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku streaming players and Roku TVs.To sign up for CBS All Access in Canada, visit: cbsallaccess.caAbout CBS InteractiveCBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top-10 internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming. Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports digital brands as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET,, GameSpot,, Metacritic and Chowhound.Follow CBS Interactive on Twitter and Facebook. Advertisement Advertisement NEW YORK — CBS All Access, CBS’ direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand service, is now available on Google’s smart TV platform Android TV, including all Sony Android TVs, in Canada. The service, which launched in Canada in April, marking its first expansion into an international market, offers Canadian viewers more than 7,500 commercial-free episodes on demand spanning full current seasons of select CBS series, entire previous seasons and classic shows, as well as the ability to livestream CBSN, CBS News’ 24/7 streaming news service.“The addition of Android TV to CBS All Access‘ distribution in Canada marks a new milestone in the growth of our service in its first international market,” said Rob Gelick, Executive Vice President and General Manager, CBS Entertainment Digital. “In addition to CBS All Access‘ ongoing expansion to new platforms, we’re also expanding the premium content available for Canadian subscribers, including our recently launched exclusive original series STRANGE ANGEL.”For $5.99 CAD, CBS All Access brings thousands of episodes of CBS’ leading programming to digital platforms, making it simple for fans looking for more CBS content to get it in one easy-to-use, multiplatform service. CBS All Access includes the following on-demand programming in an advertising-free environment, with more to be added:Current, building seasons of nearly 20 primetime shows including NCIS, BULL, SEAL TEAM, MACGYVER and INSTINCT, with new episodes available seven days after they are broadcast.All past seasons of 15 primetime series including NCIS, SURVIVOR, ELEMENTARY, MADAM SECRETARY and more.CBS All Access original series including STRANGE ANGEL, streaming now with new episodes dropping every Thursday, the first season of THE GOOD FIGHT, and comedy series NO ACTIVITY, with more to be announced.Ability to livestream CBSN, CBS News’ 24/7 streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage and original reporting.Current episodes of select daytime and late-night favorites including THE TALK, RACHAEL RAY and THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT.More than 30 CBS Classic series, including all episodes of hits like “Charmed,” “The Good Wife,” HAWAII FIVE-0 and “CSI.” Facebook Login/Register With:last_img read more

Liard River Hotsprings closed after heavy snow

first_imgMUNCHO LAKE, B.C. – The Liard River Hotspring Provincial Park is closed after heavy snow.A snowfall warning remains in place for Fort Nelson and the Muncho Lake regions.  The forecast is calling for up to 35 cm of snow before the storm moves out of the area Monday.According to a post on it’s Facebook page, the campground and the hot springs are closed due to several trees that have fallen after the heavy snowfall.  The post goes onto say “There is No ACCESS to the campground or hot pools under any circumstances.As soon as the park has been made safe the BC Parks website and this page will be updated.” Snow has been reported from Pink Mountain on the Alaska Highway all the way up to Watson Lake, Y.K.With the heavy snow from Fort Nelson to Watson Lake, camping or travelling in the area is not recommended.A cold arctic airmass and Pacific moisture associated with a low on the North Coast will result in continued heavy snow for higher elevations between Fort Nelson and Watson Lake. Further snowfall accumulations of 15 to 35 cm are expected through Sunday and into Sunday night. The town of Fort Nelson should receive rain while areas south of Fort Nelson may see up to 10 cm.last_img read more

War declared on dengue

The government has declared July 1–7 as a dengue eradication week around the island, the Ministry of Health said.According to the Health Ministry, the decision to declare the dengue eradication week was taken following meetings held with the relevant Ministries yesterday. The dengue eradication week will see all government institutions and Ministries following a strict program to clean dengue breeding grounds.The programs will be conducted at Ministry level while raids will also be carried out on private institutions. (Colombo Gazette) read more

Annan calls on civic groups to keep pressing for antipoverty measures

As the eleventh United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) opened today in São Paulo, Brazil, Secretary-General Kofi Annan called on civic groups attending a parallel gathering to maintain pressure on governments to keep their global anti-poverty promises.“Non-governmental organizations, church groups, labour unions and others have been working relentlessly to make sure that international trade and globalization work for the poor, not against them,” Mr. Annan told the Civil Society Forum. He hailed participants for “extracting” commitments from governments to meet the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set at a UN summit in 2000.Those targets, to be met by 2015, include halving the number of poor and hungry people, achieving educational parity for boys and girls and fighting the HIV/AIDS epidemic.“I know that some groups have said they should really be called the ‘minimum’ development goals,” he observed. While acknowledging that the targets are not utopian, he said they were achievable given adequate political will. ”But we need to take action now,” he said, stressing the role of local public mobilization in influencing national leaders. “What would really make a difference is if, at the local level, the goals achieve a critical mass of support and even become ‘vote-getters.’” “You can and must help make that happen,” he urged. “Liberated by the advance of democracy, linked by shared interests and by the Internet, increasingly effective at using your consumer and voting power, you have the weight to tip the balance. So please, keep up the pressure!” read more

Climate Change head says nuclear demand not going away anytime soon –

first_imgA pro-nuclear advocate says the serious problems faced by the tsunami-hit Fukushima nuclear power plant has not killed one member of the public, but has generated a new basis on which much wider debate in Australia and overseas can now take place. Addressing a specially arranged Japan nuclear issues session this afternoon on the first day of the Paydirt 2011 Uranium Conference in Adelaide, Sir Hubert Wilkins Chair of Climate Change, University of Adelaide, Professor Barry Brook, said although Fukushima has emerged as a serious Level 5 accident on the international nuclear event scale, it was wrong to call it an ‘accident’ as it was in all effect, an act of God.“While an accident attributed to failures in technology is a different matter, this incident will have the effect of spurring a whole range of discussions in Australia and worldwide,” Professor Brook said. “Ultimately, that is a good thing. The more people make the effort to educate themselves, the better understanding there will be on modern day nuclear technology, the new Generation 3+ and Generation 4 nuclear power plants, and how they link in with climate change mitigation and replacement of fossil fuels.“Anyone who thinks critically about the future of energy supply will inevitably draw the conclusion that nuclear power will be a significant part of our future energy portfolio. This will apply not just in surging economies with huge un-met power demands, such as India and China, but in those countries that need to replace their reliance on carbon-intensive fossil fuels like coal and gas. This includes Australia, unavoidably, as we have a more than 90% reliance on fossil fuels to generate power.”Brook told the crowded auditorium that while the safety of nuclear power is under the spotlight, it had to be remembered that the plants under impact in Japan were the very original Mark 1 commercial plants designed in the 1960s. They were built between 1971 and 1978.“The plants being built today are Generation 3, with the advantage of 40 years of additional technological development, and the next ones are Generation 4. Fukushima represented the very first one of its reactor types to be hit by an earthquake – yet it has managed to contain all of its nuclear fuel. Yes, there have been small radiation releases that do not pose public health risks, but the overall containment has meant it has not gone into full meltdown.“It has not exploded, the whole plant has not dissolved, as mass media would have you believe, into a molten mass – as even back in the 1960s, these plants were built under robust design principles. What we had was a 10-m tsunami that wiped out the multi-back up systems.”Brook said the new breed of reactors that are currently being built in Korea, China, Europe and the US had already taken these problems into account in their passive and engineered design systems. For example, cooling power systems were fully protected and in an emergency, could cool themselves over five days independent of external sources.“The underlying demand for nuclear energy is not going away and countries facing surging power demands will not ultimately be changing their minds about expanding or implementing a nuclear energy cycle. That bodes well for the future of the uranium and nuclear sectors – and for mitigating climate change.”Australian politicians and the national nuclear industry are “joined at the hip” for the moment following the ramifications of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami, according to prominent pro-uranium lobbyist, Greg Rudd, who also addressed the first day of the conference. And no politician in their own right is going to champion nuclear power in Australia in this current election cycle – despite the obvious environmental advantages in doing so.“Before the Japan earthquake, I was going to give a breakdown of the various agendas of political players in Australia in relation to the nuclear industry,” said Rudd. “Now of course the reset button has been pressed,” he said. “The blackboard has not so much been wiped clean, but momentarily flipped to send messages to constituent publics all over the world that Japan is a wake-up call.“It will not be business as usual in the nuclear sector, safety must come first and everyone needs to do some hard analysis before we moved forward. In time, the fear of a global meltdown will dim and logic of using nuclear energy as part of the cleaner mix will reassert itself.”But that won’t be happening any time soon, Rudd said. His view is that no democratic government will be wanting to go to the next election in these politically turbulent times on an unequivocal pro-nuclear platform. “There’s an old saying in politics – ‘when in doubt, do nothing’. Time will heal,” Rudd said. “In a couple of years, common sense will begin to return.“I am by no means saying that the nuclear power industry is perfect, but I am saying that over time with human ingenuity and best practice, we can make it as humanely perfect as possible knowing that no endeavour in life is risk-free. Or we can dumb it down – dig more coal out of the ground because its bulk commodity easy, send it to China and India so no children in those places will ever see blue sky by 2050, and pretend somehow that Mother Nature isn’t going to kick our butt down the track with a series of environmental disasters, for not heeding her wake-up calls.”Rudd said one of the most impressive marketing “miracles” he had seen over recent times was the ability of the coal industry to introduce and legitimise the term “clean coal”. And gas is “good” because it is only half as “bad” as coal, Rudd said. “Nuclear has no emissions so that must be ‘too good’ to be true,” he said. “The real issue is not that people don’t believe in zero emissions from nuclear power, they do.“But what the majority of voters do not believe in is the human ability to not make a mistake through greed, incompetence or miscalculation. It is not that people aren’t backing nuclear power, they’re just not backing humanity’s ability to deliver clean nuclear power in a long-term, safe way.”last_img read more

Copper from old mines and lowgrade deposits

first_imgNew technology to extract of copper using sulphuric acid mixed with multiple species of bacteria has been initiated at a mine in northern Chile. Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corp (JOGMEC) will conduct a two-year experiment to understand whether copper can be extracted on a commercial scale from low-grade ores. According to Chief Researcher at JOGMEC, Taro Kamiya, the bacteria used in this new method of extraction, is naturally found on copper ores. “As copper ores from [the testing area} provide high iron content rates, the bacteria can be easily activated,” he is reported as saying.The company believe that if this new method proves to be a success, most abandoned copper mines could be revived, adds Kamiya “This technology makes it possible to extract copper at more than double the speed that can be achieved if humans extract copper with sulphuric acid alone.”JOBMEC reports that “Japanese companies have been studying mine development using hydrometallurgical technology in the following three cases:Recovering copper from low-grade sulphide minerals, which lowers the marginal level of ore grade for exploitation and increases minable ore reservesLooking for economic efficiencies in developing small and medium-sized mines with a small initial cost and a short development periodProducing copper concentrate with a large proportion of impurities such as arsenic, antimony, and bismuth at sites in the vicinity of SX-EW plants.”last_img read more

Quand les chercheurs communiquent leur science en images

first_imgQuand les chercheurs communiquent leur science en imagesLes gagnants du concours international de supports visuels, vidéo et interactifs organisé par le magazine Science et la National Science Foundation (NSF) viennent d’être annoncés. L’occasion de découvrir les meilleures créations de vulgarisation scientifique. Une belle image vaut mieux qu’un long discours. Comme chaque année, le magazine Science en partenariat avec la National Science Foundation (NSF) honore par son concours le travail de professionnels, qui par leurs créations visuelles, vidéo ou interactives permettent de rendre la science et l’ingénierie accessibles à tous. Fort de son succès, la neuvième édition de la compétition baptisée “2011 International Science & Ingénierie Visualization Challenge” a rassemblée 212 participants provenant 33 pays différents.À lire aussiSaurez-vous reconnaitre à quel objet du quotidien appartiennent ces gros plans ?Cinq catégories techniques étaient à l’honneur : “Photographie”, “illustration”, “infographie”, “vidéo” et “jeu interactif”. Un premier groupe de finaliste a tout d’abord été sélectionné au sein de chacune des grandes subdivisions par des responsables de Science magazine et de la NSF. Leurs œuvres ont ensuite été postées sur internet et soumises au jugement des internautes. Les 3.200 votes récoltés ont permis d’attribuer aux créations les plus populaires le prix du public. Un comité d’expert sollicité en parallèle, a par ailleurs sélectionné parmi les finalistes trois grands gagnants ainsi que dix détenteurs du prix d’honneur.Parmi les trois créations qui ont particulièrement attitré l’attention du jury se trouvent une photographie d’une coupe transversale d’œil dans laquelle se distingue chaque type de cellules d’une couleur différente, un jeu interactif sur le pliage des protéines et une vidéo présentant les organites composant une cellule. Ces œuvres ont été louées pour leur impact visuel, l’efficacité de la communication d’une idée scientifique, et l’originalité globale. Découvrez les gagnants des catégories “photographie” et “illustration” sur MaxisciencesLe 8 février 2012 à 14:23 • Maxime Lambertlast_img read more

Trump Johnson miss deadline for states election pamphlet

first_imgThe Alaska Division of Elections official 2016 elections pamphlet.Neither Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump or Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson will have a full-page spread in Alaska’s official elections pamphlet.Listen Now The Alaska Division of Elections says neither candidate sent in the required information by the Aug. 30 deadline.Presidential candidates are required to submit a candidate statement, photograph and a $300 fee in order to receive a full page in the state’s election pamphlet.The Division of Elections sent letters in early August to the parties of those running for the presidency, requesting the required information.Both Trump and Johnson are named in the pamphlet under a list of presidential candidates and will be on the November 8th ballot.Alaska’s official elections pamphlet is distributed around the state and is available in English, Spanish, Tagalog, and several Alaska Native languages.last_img read more

Student goes missing in forest while shooting TikTok video

first_imgChittoor: With the craze for TikTok and out of desperation to score likes on their videos, the youth are daring risky adventure shots. Murali, a student, goes missing while shooting TikTok video in Seshachalam forest. Though somehow he made out of the forest by sharing WhatsApp location, he was horrified, as it became darker. Out of fear, he got fits and fallen sick. To rescue him, the police team has gone searching into the forest during midnight. Finally, they brought him to safety out of the woods.last_img read more

Trump Administration Will Let States Require People To Work For Medicaid

first_img Share Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty ImagesSeema Verma, administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, led efforts to require work for Medicaid recipients while in charge of Indiana’s program. She was sworn in as administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services by Vice President Pence on March 14.Updated at 11:29 a.m. ETThe Trump administration is encouraging states to require “able-bodied” Medicaid recipients to work or volunteer in order to keep their health insurance coverage.On Thursday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which is part of the Department of Health and Human Services, issued new guidelines for states that want some adults to work in exchange for the health insurance coverage.Today @CMSGov is releasing guidance to support state efforts to improve #Medicaid enrollee #health outcomes by incentivizing community engagement among able-bodied beneficiaries.— CMS Administrator (@SeemaCMS) January 11, 2018Under the rules, states can require Medicaid beneficiaries to work, volunteer or participate in job training. People who are elderly or disabled, and pregnant women and children, would be excluded.CMS Administrator Seema Verma said on Twitter that the new efforts will “improve Medicaid enrollee health outcomes by incentivizing community engagement.”“This is about helping people rise out of poverty,” Verma said Thursday in a conference call with reporters.She cited studies that show a correlation between good health and having a job.But opponents to tying Medicaid to work argue that good health leads to the ability to hold down a job.“Access to Medicaid makes it easier for people to look for work and obtain employment,” says Suzanne Wikle of the Center for Law and Social Policy. “A so-called ‘work requirement’ does not support work, but instead puts a critical support for work at risk.”Ten states — Arizona, Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Utah and Wisconsin — have already filed applications with CMS to add work requirements to their Medicaid programs.But it’s not clear how many people would be affected by the new rules. A study in December in JAMA Internal Medicine found that about half of the Medicaid recipients in Michigan were already working.In addition, people who are disabled under the Americans with Disabilities Act but have Medicaid benefits for another reason could be exempted or the state would be required to make “reasonable modifications” such as reduced hourly requirement to ensure that the requirements don’t disproportionately hurt people with disabilities.And states are also required to make such accommodations for people with addiction to opioids and other substances. That could mean counting time spent in drug treatment as a form of “community engagement.”The range of “community engagement” requirements can be quite broad, according to the CMS guidelines sent to states on Thursday. In addition to traditional work and job training, engagement could include caring for a child or elderly parent, seeking treatment for drug addiction, or going to school.Verma said the agency wants to give states as much latitude as possible to try out their own ideas.“There are a lot of different ideas, and a lot of ways to go about this,” she said. “We want to give states as much flexibility as possible because that’s where we’ll be able to evaluate what actually works best.”Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit read more

Arx Libertatis crossplatform port of Arx Fatalis released

first_imgAnyone who is a fan of the games created by Looking Glass Studios (System Shock, Thief) or the Ultima Underworld series by Blue Sky Productions, will no doubt count Arx Fatalis on their list of owned and completed games. It was released back in 2002 by Arkane Studios for PC and Xbox, and was heavily influenced by those games mentioned above. It also received generally good reviews and with good reason.The gameplay is a first-person action role-playing game that offered a mix of combat, gesture-based spellcasting, and stealth, as well as a crafting system and four possible endings based on the decisions you make during play. If it sounds like a game you want to play, then you can pick it up for $6 on or Steam.What’s interesting about Arx Fatalis is that development of the game started up again last year. Arkane Studios released patch 1.21 and with it open sourced the engine. That led to an new project called Arx Libertatis, which aimed to update the game to be played on multiple modern operating systems including Windows and Linux. And as this is an open source project support for other system is also possible due to the source code being available (getting the game to run on Mac and FreeBSD is also possible).With over a year of work under their belts, the Arx Libertatis team have just announced the first release version of the updated engine. It is called Arx Libertatis 1.0 “Bloody Gobblers!”To play it you need to own the original game, which as mentioned above will only cost you $6 (although it does work with the demo code, apparently). Then you can download the official patch and the Arx Libertatis executable, and be playing an enhanced version of the original a few minutes later.As the original game was for PC and Xbox, it relied heavily on DirectX. Arx Libertatis changed that by porting the engine to use SDL, OpenGL, and OpenAL so as to open up compatibility for other systems. They’ve also fixed a number of glitches the original game had, updated the rendering system, video resolutions, and implemented a port to the amd64 architecture.While version 1.0 is now out, the project is far from over. Future development hopes to add a game editor, support for modern shaders, hardware transform and lighting, hardware physics, support for community resources, and continue to improve performance in general. They are even talking about implementing a brand new story mode, too.Here’s a longer gameplay video of the original PC version to give you a taste of what to expect from the game:Read more at Arx Libertatislast_img read more

Enabling Leather in Kolkata

first_imgAfter attracting a large number of business visitors from India and overseas, the flagship event of the India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) and Indian Leather Industry, India International Leather Fair (IILF) 2017 concluded on February 3 with a successful note at Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai, Tamilnadu. Significantly, the fair is approved by the Union des Foires Internationales (UFI) – the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry. The fair was organised by ITPO with support of CLE, CLRI, ISF, IFLMEA, FDDI, AFCAMMI and IFCOMA. Also Read – Add new books to your shelfApproximately, 15,000 business visitors paid their visits to this three-day specialized event which highlighted the latest trends of the leather industry as well as quality products with new colours and forecasts. According to the preliminary reports, brisk business, collaborations and joint ventures were reported in different stalls. Foreign visitors include countries like Australia, Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Italy, Lithuania, New Zealand, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Netherlands, Turkey, UAE and UK. Out of 450 companies and 23 countries from India, most of the participants have evinced their keen interest to participate again in the next edition of IILF Chennai. Also Read – Over 2 hours screen time daily will make your kids impulsiveAn exclusive fashion show which was organized by FDDI with the support of ITPO highlighted an impressive collection of designs of the upcoming designers. Featuring an overview of a greener leather sector, the theme pavilion was titled ‘Enabling Leather’ by ITPO, CLE, CSIR-CLRI. The theme remained extremely meaningful in propagating the eco-friendly concern of Indian Leather Industry, new trends and forecast for ‘MODEUROP’ Summer Fashion collections 2017-18. In view to provide further fillip to the Indian Leather and allied industries, ITPO is geared up to hold the 22nd India International Leather Fair from February 26 to 28 at Milan Mela Fair Grounds, Kolkata. The display profile covers Leather wallets, Handbags, Portfolios, Travel bags, Industrial gloves apart from the other leather products. The fair is being organized by ITPO with support of Department of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, Government of West Bengal, Council for Leather Exports, Indian Leather Products Association (ILPA), CLC Tanners Association, CSIR-CLRI, and IFCOMA.last_img read more

Vietjet and Qatar Airways sign Interline Agreement

first_imgVietjet and Qatar Airways sign Interline AgreementVietjet and Qatar Airways sign Interline AgreementVietjet recently announced a two-phase interline partnership with Doha – based Qatar Airways.The first phase which came into effect this September will enable Qatar Airways’ passengers to travel to and from points in Vietnam and in Taiwan served directly by Vietjet; the next phase will soon allow Vietjet’s passengers to fly to more than 150 points around the world served by Qatar Airways using a single reservation system that serves both airlines’ networks.Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, Mr. Akbar Al Baker, said: “We are delighted to welcome Vietjet to our growing roster of interline partners as they allow us to provide a more seamless experience for our passengers. The new agreement with Vietjet will offer our passengers even more choice, providing them an easy connection in Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi before transferring to their Qatar Airways flights.”Vietjet Vice President, Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy Binh, said: “This partnership is a pillar of Vietjet’s strategy to diversify our services with an aim at offering our passengers travel opportunities to points all over the world. We will continue to partner with other airlines based on advanced technology platforms to better benefit our passengers.”Qatar Airways is commencing two non-stop operations connecting Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City with Doha with frequencies of double daily flights and ten weekly flights, respectively.Previously, Vietjet and Japan Airlines agreed to codeshare/interline on their flights between Japan and Vietnam, their domestic services and their flights between Vietnam and other Asian countries. The two carriers also cooperate in various areas including a frequent flier partnership, aircraft operations and maintenance, and ground handling services and training.Source = Vietjetlast_img read more

Christmas in Helsinki more than jingles and bells

first_imgHelsinki Christmas Market. Photo: Jussi HellstenChristmas in Helsinki, more than jingles and bellsHaving been named the world’s number one Christmas city, Helsinki is more than ready for another festive holiday season. The unique appeal of the Finnish capital is obvious also during the Christmas season: Helsinki is a place where you can energise yourself in many ways. The warm atmosphere, fun activities, stunning nature and other Christmas elements are described in detail on the website.Helsinki has been highlighted as a top destination this Christmas by numerous international media outlets. For example, The Guardian has listed Helsinki has one of Europe’s best Christmas getaway destinations. Christmas in Helsinki is a mix of new and old traditions. A warm Christmas atmosphere is guaranteed all the way from late November through to Epiphany at the start of the New Year. The holiday season is rounded off by the popular Lux Helsinki light festival, which presents brilliant light art throughout the city centre from 5 to 9 January 2019.The most anticipated architectural grand opening of the year takes place around Finnish Independence Day at the start of December, when the internationally acclaimed Helsinki Central Library Oodi opens to the public. The grand opening programme includes dance, music and theatre performances over two days on 5 and 6 December.Urban Christmas retreat combines saunas, traditions and natureChristmas in Helsinki is made up of saunas, the proximity of the sea and nature, small-scale appeal, delicious food, design, relaxing, fun and new traditions.The sauna is an essential part of the Finnish Christmas, and Helsinki offers numerous Christmas saunas to choose from. The city’s public saunas, from the immensely popular design sauna Löyly to the literally brand-new Uusi Sauna, remain hot throughout the Christmas holidays for locals and visitors alike to enjoy. In the city centre you can also visit a pop-up sauna that lets you enjoy a beautiful view to Helsinki Cathedral or Allas Sea Pool, where you take in the city’s skyline while swimming in the heated open-air pool right in the main harbour.Around the end of November and beginning of December, Helsinki is taken over by Christmas markets selling lots of seasonal treats alongside Finnish design and handicrafts. The legendary Helsinki Christmas Market opens in the historic Senate Square on Saturday 1 December and is open daily all the way until Saturday 22 December. In addition to great gift ideas, the Helsinki Christmas Market also offers ten varieties of glögi (mulled wine), plus Christmas karaoke and seasonal delicacies. Helsinki also has dozens of smaller Christmas markets and fairs that are listed here.Helsinki is surrounded by beautiful nature, and getting from the city centre to the islands in the archipelago the forests to enjoy the fresh air and magical atmosphere could not be simpler. Helsinki’s nature attractions are especially popular during the Christmas season, when families can enjoy the many Christmas paths throughout the city. Hundreds of candles light up the Christmas path along the Uutela Nature Trail in Vuosaari, East Helsinki, while the Christmas path on the recreational island of Seurasaari is full of fun surprises, elves and forest animals.In addition to all the traditional classical music concerts, church concerts and choir performances, Helsinki also offers seasonal entertainment for electronic music fans and clubbers. Some of the best clubs in Europe can be found in Helsinki, providing alternative entertainment throughout the Christmas season that you can find on the Clubbers’ Christmas Calendar.Helsinki greets in 2019 with its official New Year’s Eve celebrations in Senate Square on 31 December. The programme includes lots of entertaining music, dance and fire performances, as well as a spectacular firework display.Your online guide to Christmas in HelsinkiThe award-winning MyHelsinki service features the most interesting events and phenomena of the Christmas season in Helsinki. The website offers insight into the city’s Christmas traditions, as well as local recommendations for enjoying the romantic Christmas spirit, seasonal delicacies, saunas and the Christmas holidays in Helsinki.The website is updated regularly with the latest tips from locals about such things as Christmas coffees, concerts and parties, as well as how to relax amidst all the hustle and bustle of the holidays. It also lists reminders about opening hours during Independence Day, Christmas and New Year’s. Source = Helsinki Marketinglast_img read more

Related New CAA duties will benefit airport passen

first_img RelatedNew CAA duties will benefit airport passengersNew CAA duties will benefit airport passengersDfT unveils airport improvement proposalsPlans aimed at improving passenger experience at Britain’s airports have been published by the Department for Transport (DfT’VFR’ is fastest-growing element of international passenger trafficAir passengers visiting friends and relatives are the strongest growing element of international passenger traffic at UK airports Passengers are to be given the opportunity to give their views on the quality of air travel services in the UK.The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) will be surveying passengers at Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Manchester airports about their experiences both on and off flights.It will cover the full range of passengers, from economy to business classes on both long and short-haul flights.Richard Jackson, group director of consumer protection at the CAA, explained that the organisation was keen to find out where responsibility for dissatisfaction may lie.He said: “We are keen to ensure that all key stages of the air passenger experience are covered in the survey including those stages that are the responsibility of the airline [and] those where responsibility lies with the airport operator.”The results of a survey of hundreds of passengers travelling through the UK’s largest airports will help ensure that the CAA can identify those stages of the journey that are working well and those where passengers stand to benefit most from improvement.”It is possible that the fiascos that dogged the newly opened Terminal 5 at Heathrow earlier this year could feature in the survey, with those travelers affected still likely to feel sore about the incidents.Have your say about Skyscanner: join the Skyscanner Facebook PageReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Maplast_img read more

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