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Places to move; things to peer

Courtesy Memphis International Airport

New and advanced Concourse B at MEM Airport

Memphis International Airport (MEM) is establishing its modernized B concourse on Tuesday, February 15.  

Delta Air Lines will supply the primary arriving flight at MEM Concourse B at 6:18 pm on Tuesday. Departing flights kick off within the concourse on Wednesday, February 16.

The multi-yr $245 million mission features the modernization of the spine and east leg of MEM’s B Concourse in addition to consolidation of all airline, retail, and meals/beverage operations. Included inside the redecorate are wider corridors, shifting walkways, larger boarding regions, higher ceilings, expanded herbal lighting, and seismic improvements.

Travel Contests: You can’t win if you don’t play

Virgin Atlantic is hosting a Valentine’s Day “Tickets to Love” contest, providing the possibility for unmarried Americans a chance to apply to fly throughout the Atlantic to discover romance in London.

Through February 13, 2022, involved members can pitch their tales and provide an explanation for why they deserve a journey to the U.K. to locate long-time period love.

Eight winners can be decided on to fly from New York to London in Virgin Atlantic’s Upper Class cabin on March eleven, 2022.

Enter Virgin Atlantic’s “Tickets to Love” contest here.

NPS Photo Michael Cuff

 Recreation.gov is website hosting the second one annual “Share Your Story” journey writing contest.

Visitors to America’s federal public lands are invited to post tales detailing their studies exploring and spending time within the brilliant outside.

Experiences must have taken vicinity between January 1, 2020, and April 30, 2022, inside the facilities of participating agencies: National Park Service; U.S. Bureau of Land Management; U.S. Bureau of Reclamation; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; U.S. Forest Service; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; National Archives; and NOAA Marine Sanctuaries.

Submitted memories can be between 900 and three,500 characters and include pix.

Categories consist of Traditions (Old and New), RV/Campbervans, Family Trips, and Activities and Adventures.

Deadline: April 30, 2022. Winners announced May 15, 2022.

Participants can enter up to two stories in the course of the contest for a chance at triumphing one in all 29 unique prizes including merchandise from an outdoor retailer and America the Beautiful – National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands passes.

Good luck!