Holland America Line Retains Title as Top Alaska Cruise Line in the 2020 AFAR Travelers’ Awards

Bookings are open for 2021 and 2022 Alaska Cruises and Land+Sea Journeys

SEATTLE, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Maintaining its status as the number-one cruise line for explorations to The Last Frontier, Holland America Line was named the top pick for Alaska cruises in the 2020 AFAR Travelers’ Awards. This is the third time the cruise line has won the Alaska category in the award’s five-year existence.

The 2020 AFAR Travelers’ Awards are voted on by AFAR readers who select the cruise lines that capture their imagination and inspire their travel plans. All of the winners are featured online at afar.com/travelersawards and in the January/February 2021 print edition of AFAR magazine.

“The readers of AFAR are some of the most discerning travelers in the world, and to be awarded best in Alaska is a tremendous honor that validates all of the expertise that goes into crafting the perfect Alaska experience

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Holland America Line Retains Title as Top Alaska Cruise Line in the 2020 AFAR Travelers’ Awards | State News

Bookings are open for 2021 and 2022 Alaska Cruises and Land+Sea Journeys

SEATTLE, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Maintaining its status as the number-one cruise line for explorations to The Last Frontier, Holland America Line was named the top pick for Alaska cruises in the 2020 AFAR Travelers’ Awards. This is the third time the cruise line has won the Alaska category in the award’s five-year existence.

The 2020 AFAR Travelers’ Awards are voted on by AFAR readers who select the cruise lines that capture their imagination and inspire their travel plans. All of the winners are featured online at afar.com/travelersawards and in the January/February 2021 print edition of AFAR magazine.

“The readers of AFAR are some of the most discerning travelers in the world, and to be awarded best in Alaska is a tremendous honor that validates all of the expertise that goes into crafting the perfect

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How to attend the heavyweight world title fight at Wembley Arena

The upcoming fight between Anthony Joshua and mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev at Wembley Arena will welcome 1,000 fans, Matchroom Boxing has announced.



Anthony Joshua, Eddie Hearn, Kubrat Pulev posing for the camera


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Joshua will be defending his his IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO heavyweight world titles against the Bulgarian veteran.  

Those lucky enough to get hold of tickets will have to adhere to strict guidelines to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Those include only attending the fight with members of the same household, and wearing a mask at all times other than to eat or drink while seated.

“I can’t tell you how happy I am to see fans returning to our live boxing events,” said Eddie Hearn, Joshua’s promoter and managing director of Matchroom Sport. “Whilst the team have done an incredible job over the last 10 months we live and breathe through the energy and atmosphere that a live crowd generates.

“It’s so

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Camping World Signs On As Title Sponsor of the Maui Invitational

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Camping World Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CWH) (“Camping World”), the nation’s largest network of RV and outdoor lifestyle – centric retail locations, announced today a one-year sponsorship agreement of the Maui Invitational, as the 2020 Tournament relocates to the mainland for the first time ever.

The Maui Invitational is known as the premier early season college basketball tournament, attracting top college basketball programs across the nation for over 35 years. The 2020 Camping World Maui Invitational will take place Nov. 30- Dec. 2 in Asheville, NC at the Harrah’s Cherokee Center, as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. All 12 games of the Maui Invitational will be broadcast live on the ESPN family of networks. This year’s 2020 Tournament field includes Alabama, Davidson, Indiana, North Carolina, Providence, Stanford, Texas and UNLV.

The Tournament will also spotlight a new initiative called “Plating Change” with Camping World CEO,

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Big 12 title game set for Dec. 19 with tickets going on sale

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 plans to play its football championship game Dec. 19 after previously listing that Saturday and the preceding one as tentative dates.

The conference’s first public acknowledgment of a set date came Monday when it announced that a limited number of tickets will go on sale to the public Friday for the game at AT&T Stadium, the home of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys.

While the Big 12 didn’t provide a specific number for public sales, the Cowboys have averaged 25,750 fans for its five home games so far at the 80,000-seat stadium, with a high of 31,700 against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Nov. 8.

About 10,000 tickets will be held back for allocation to the schools who play in the game. Both competing teams will get about 5,000 tickets, including 500 for students.

When Oklahoma State’s game at Baylor was rescheduled from Oct. 17

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