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Tour of Duty

In the military, a period of deployment, especially overseas. In business, the term may be used informally to describe a brief stint in a company or department, especially if the stint is undesirable but necessary.
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The first MAS walking tour took place in 1956--50 years ago.
Our clients have a lot of useful information both from a typical brochure perspective as well as the video testimonials and 360 virtual tours.
The dump is about 1 1/2 miles from the nearest homes and will remain about the same distance away under the tentative expansion plans, which company officials explained on the tour.
Bonnefoux says he found the theme for the "Under Southern Skies" tour by looking at what was going on in his own backyard.
Colchagua did not have a hotel until 2000 and now we have four It has changed the vision of what the valley is and is now one of the most important businesses," says Tomas Wilkins, founder of Rutas de Vino, an eight-year-old tour company that shuffles 15,000 people a year through 14 vineyards in the area.
While online resources such as The School Report provide statistical profiles on schools across the nation--with comparative information on test scores, class sizes and dropout rates--virtual tour technologies add important "look and feel" dimensions to gauge school environments.
This way," the manufacturer said, "we can gear the tour to the customer's special needs.
Beginning in March, those who start their loan request from a unique LendingTree/PGA TOUR web site may be eligible to receive PGA TOUR rewards after closing on a refinance, purchase mortgage or home equity loan.
The three-hour tour covers a lot of territory: downtown (including Skid Row), Chinatown, Hollywood, Fairfax, Hancock Park and Wilshire Boulevard's Miracle Mile.
See the best Costa Rica has to offer in an 11-hour, expertly guided tour of the Central Valley and Northern Zone.
In addition to introducing the voice tour feature, the company revolutionized the virtual tour production by utilizing new technology from Eggsolutions Optronics.