Connacht aim for road-trip win to rekindle memories of 2015/16 season



a man sitting on a football field: Aki shone in Connacht's victory last week.


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Aki shone in Connacht’s victory last week.

THE THING THAT is half-forgotten about Connacht’s seismic 2015/16 season is the confidence they gleaned from all those road trips.

Quite apart from the historic win over Munster at Thomond Park, there were other scalps worth boasting about, against Ospreys, Dragons, Zebre and Edinburgh.

Even on nights they lost, they still won bonus points – two of those coming

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Airbnb Is Bringing Our Childhood Memories to Life With Barbie, Blockbuster, and ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’

Airbnb seemingly has it all. If you want a Dolly Parton-themed pad for a Nashville bachelorette party or just a bed and pillow to crash as you work your way around the world, chances are you can find some version of what you’re looking for in the home-sharing site’s arsenal of over 7 million listings. 

For many travelers, the first step in planning a trip is heading to the company’s

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Memories of the last fishing trip on the North Santiam River

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Lucy Urness, 5, fishes from a raft on the North Santiam River between Fishermen’s Bend Recreation Site and Mehama-Lyons boat ramp on Sept. 5. (Photo: Zach Urness / Statesman Journal)

Three days before one of the worst disasters in Oregon history, I went fishing with my daughter and two friends on the North Santiam River beginning at Fishermen’s Bend Recreation Site.

Life reaches perfection when you’re running

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5 tips to help solo parents make magical holiday memories with their children

By Travel Reporter Time of article publishedSep 7, 2020

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Parenting solo? Whether you’re raising your little superstar on your own or sharing time with them on different schedules as a co-parent, you’re taking on one of the most challenging, albeit rewarding roles in life.

Those hourly wakeup calls for a nappy change or a bottle – or even just an impromptu calming cuddle

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What’s playing at the drive-in? Road trip for Camp Blood VI mixes gore, great memories [Unscripted] | Food + Living

By the end of March, I was pretty confident that all my 2020 plans were canceled.

Except for one.

As the family gatherings melted away and hangouts with friends seemed less and less feasible, I kept my eye on Labor Day weekend. This wasn’t just any event after all; this was Camp Blood VI at Mahoning Drive-In Theater.

For my fellow Lancastrians who have yet to take the drive, I’ll

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“Miles of Memories” Fall Road Trip Getaways from 22 Benchmark Resorts & Hotels in 7 US Regions Up to 40% Savings

HOUSTON, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Benchmark Resorts & Hotels is charting a new course for housebound guests with the new Miles of Memories Fall Road Trip Getaways program.  Twenty-two hotels in seven spectacular travel regions across the United States, are offering discounts of up to 40% off rooms, dining, spa services, activities and amenities.  These ‘Staycations’ are designed to meet the needs of a diverse number of

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