- The Orange Throwing Battle in Ivrea, Italy is an annual tradition involving thousands of locals hurling oranges over three carnival days. If you think this is strange, see what else is on the list of weird events in Europe. [As We Travel]
- Social location service Gowalla is revamping its app to include travel content, transforming a simple check-in service into a mobile city guide and storytelling tool. [All Things D]
- The 9/11 Memorial Plaza in New York City opened to public visitors last week. Although entrance to the memorial is free, visitors must obtain passes in advance with a specified visit time. [Yahoo]
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