What is it like to live in Alabama?

I moved to Alabama at the age of 3. I also lived in Seattle for 4 years and Mississippi for 8, but Alabama is home. I've traveled to 47 states and 15 countries, so I bring a realistic and somewhat worldly view to the conversation. Living in Alabama is awesome, so long as you develop thick skin (I'll explain that in greater detail below).,Why is Ala...

How far away from your birthplace do you live now?

From my birth place I now live 432 miles away.,When I lived in Northern Kentucky I was 9.3 miles away.,When I lived in Louisiana I was 932 miles away.,When I lived in Pennsylvania I was 603 miles away.,When I lived in Tennessee I was 273 miles away.,When I lived in Alabama I was 489 miles away.,When I lived in Michigan I was 692 miles away.,When I ...

Was the corruption the main reason causing the Philippines to become a poor country?

What else could it be? The Philippines has one of the richest natural resources and even agriculture out there. We export a lot of minerals such as copper and, we also produce a lot of pineapples considering we are the worldu2019s third largest producer of pineapples in 2015. Just from the products the country is exporting, the Philippines should h...

What is the best airline to travel on when going to the Philippines?

I assume you are referring to a long haul trip, such as starting in the US and ending in Cebu City. ,If you're referring to economy class, there is no such thing as a comfortable flight. I'd pick the most direct and inexpensive route. This is likely to be via Manila or Hong Kong.,In business class, I'd avoid Philippines airlines to Manila. Although...

When is foreign tourism likely to restart from India?

travel restart?When will international flights start again? On what factors will the timing and the roadmap depend? What are the concepts of u2018bubblesu2019 and u2018air bridgesu2019 being considered by global aviation regulators?Written by Pranav Mukul , Anil Sasi , Edited by Explained Desk | New Delhi | Published: June 1, 2020 11:24:53 am,XA wo...

What is the impact of coronavirus (Covid-19) on the aviation industry?

It affected not only airlines industry in India but also the worldwide aviation industry.,IndiGo, SpiceJet Stare At Rs 7,000 Crore Hit From Covid-19 ShutdownsIndiGo, operated by InterGlobe Aviation Ltd. and SpiceJet Ltd. are among the worst-hit airlines as the coronavirus pandemic ravages travel demand. The government-ordered suspension of all dome...

Are they going to switch the summer time in Poland?

Short answer is - yes, like the whole EU and most western European but non-EU countries Poland observes DST with a transition to the summer time on the last weekend of March (two weeks after e.g. USA).,As Aleksander Korecki wrote in his answer, most people think it is redundant. And actually these days it is - the alleged savings are far less than ...

Is Perth really so isolated in practice? It has a large international airport with regular flights to Sydney, Singapore, Doha & Johannesburg. Why is it labelled like Honolulu & Anchorage as the most isolated city in the world?

Perth is described as an isolated city because itu2019su2026wait for itu2026isolated.,I know, right?,This is one of those things which really is quite hard to grasp unless youu2019re from Australia, to be frank, so while the OP is free to consult Google Maps, I can understand the reaction of u201cthis does not computeu201d.,Perth to Sydney overland...

What do most people get wrong about astrology?

Oh wow, a book! Okay, first of all, thereu2019s a huge difference between that cotton candy fluff youu2019re reading in the u201cyour stars todayu201d column online or in the newspaper (or however they put the title of the columnu2014or the magazine column saying pretty much the same thing based on the monthu2014and what actual astrology is.,Consid...