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travel

[ME. travailen, to travail, to journey]
1. To move from place to place, e.g., from one country to another.
2. The act of moving among different places or countries. Travel to some locations presents health risks, such as deep venous thrombosis, diarrhea, geographically specific infections (e.g., malaria), injury, insomnia, rashes, colds, and influenza.
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It is my plan for a machine to travel through time.
'Oh, go with me; if we five are together, we shall easily travel through the wide world.' So he went with him, and, not long afterwards, they met a man who wore a little hat, but he had it slouched over one ear.
'Oh, go with me,' said the master; 'if we six are together, we shall easily travel through the wide world.
There was once upon a time a man who understood all sorts of arts; he served in the war, and bore himself bravely and well; but when the war was over, he got his discharge, and set out on his travels with three farthings of his pay in his pocket.
Now, would a woman of her quality travel without a footman, unless upon some such extraordinary occasion?" "Nay, to be sure, husband," cries she, "you know these matters better than I, or most folk." "I think I do know something," said he.
Excellent couriers are somewhat rare; if the reader is about to travel, he will find it to his advantage to make a note of this one.
Seventy or eighty years ago Napoleon was the only man in Europe who could really be called a traveler; he was the only man who had devoted his attention to it and taken a powerful interest in it; he was the only man who had traveled extensively; but now everybody goes everywhere; and Switzerland, and many other regions which were unvisited and unknown remotenesses a hundred years ago, are in our days a buzzing hive of restless strangers every summer.
They traveled swiftly; but the ape-man found no difficulty in keeping up with them.
And now will this attempt, unprecedented in the annals of travels, lead to any practical result?
Travel medical insurance is very useful to individuals travelling abroad as it covers an individual in the event of sudden and unexpected sickness or accident during abroad stay and also covers other travel hiccups like loss of checked baggage, passports, travel delay, hijack etc.
Delivered via the IBM Cloud, the platform uses IBM Watson capabilities to intelligently track, manage, predict and analyse travel costs in one place to fundamentally change how companies manage and optimise their travel programmes.
27 June 2018 - Massachusetts, US-based travel management company Atlas Travel expanded its leisure offering through the acquisition of Massachusetts, US-based travel concierge service Flagship Travel, the company said.