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A Syrian businessman wants to make Hungary a chocolate empire

Bassam Ghraoui believes that chocolate knows no limits. The Syrian businessman came to Hungary because of the war in his home country, and here, as a Syrian-Hungarian citizen, he is building a chocolate factory and creating over 500 new jobs, we learn from his interview with hvg.hu.The originsThere is a story of the Ghraoui family that stretches back to over 200 years ago. The first Ghraoui business was established in Damascus, in 1805, trading sugar, coffee, tea and fruits. The first...

Studios for 250 Artists in a Mill in Alabama?! Photos Here.

        Want to see fabulous art and meet over 200 artists? Don’t miss Lowe Mill in Huntsville, AL!When you think of Alabama, do you think first of art? Do! Why? Turns out the largest privately-owned arts facility in the United States, is in Huntsville, AL!These guitars are EPIC. See the one made from a superhero lunchbox?The Lowe Mill Arts and Entertainment Complex is a must-see attraction in northern Alabama. At Lowe Mill, 144 working art studios sprawl across 171,000 square feet of the...

It’s National Chocolate Chip Day: Here Are 7 Ways To Celebrate The Sweetness

Though May usually kickstarts our longing for summer vacation with Memorial Day Weekend, there’s another important holiday this month that simply cannot go unnoticed: National Chocolate Chip Day.You heard that right, chocolate lovers. It’s the nationally-recognized event you probably didn’t realize existed, but now that you’ve been enlightened, it’s only right to celebrate the sweet May 15 holiday.Jill ChenI’m personally the kind of lady who loves all forms of chocolate — just ask my...