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Sat Nov 17, 2012, 09:00 AM

Light 'em if ya got 'em. Amsterdam to remain the world's self-bake capital, even for tourists......





The mayor of Amsterdam says he will not ban foreign tourists from using the city's famous cannabis cafes, after months of argument over new drug laws.

The move comes after the new government of the Netherlands said it would be up to local authorities whether or not to impose such a ban.

Mayor Eberhard van der Laan said banning the sale of the drug to foreigners could lead to more crime.

Each year, some 1.5 million tourists visit Amsterdam to consume cannabis. ....................(more)

The complete piece is at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20165371



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Sat Nov 17, 2012, 09:07 AM

1. Tourism in Colorado might see a boost

 

Its already an international ski and outdoor destination.

I just changed my ski plans from Killington to A-Basin. I am probably not the only one...

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Sat Nov 17, 2012, 10:04 AM

2. Gambling brought tourists to Vegas

 


Weed will bring tourists to the beautiful state of Washington.

Imagine the tourist oriented possibilities.



One advantage for Vegas: These is no piss test for gambling.


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