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    Australasia's coolest little city?

    Australasia's coolest little city?


    Dunedin, on New Zealand's idyllic South Island, isn't getting as many tourists as nearby Queenstown. But that's good news for travelers who want to experience the country's famous hospitality but aren't as keen on...

    Dunedin, on New Zealand's idyllic South Island, isn't getting as many tourists as nearby Queenstown. But that's good news for travelers who want to experience the country's famous hospitality but aren't as keen on Hobbits.
    5 great places to visit in July

    5 great places to visit in July


    School's out and the heat's on in July. This is peak travel season in the USA, much of Europe and a lot of the Northern...

    School's out and the heat's on in July. This is peak travel season in the USA, much of Europe and a lot of the Northern Hemisphere.
    Life span of an airplane

    Life span of an airplane


    Aerial photographer Mike Kelley followed an airplane from assembly at Boeing Field to dismemberment in an aircraft boneyard in the deserts of...

    Aerial photographer Mike Kelley followed an airplane from assembly at Boeing Field to dismemberment in an aircraft boneyard in the deserts of California.
    Asia's latest state-of-the-art water show

    Asia's latest state-of-the-art water show


    A state-of-the-art water stage, 3D visual effects, hundreds of performers, authentic costumes, live music, martial arts, pyrotechnics, dancing...

    A state-of-the-art water stage, 3D visual effects, hundreds of performers, authentic costumes, live music, martial arts, pyrotechnics, dancing ....
    Yosemite's biggest restoration in history

    Yosemite's biggest restoration in history


    Yosemite National Park's giant sequoia trees now have a safer place to grow after $40 million in renovations designed to make the Mariposa Grove more...

    Yosemite National Park's giant sequoia trees now have a safer place to grow after $40 million in renovations designed to make the Mariposa Grove more peaceful.
    Chihuly sculpture lights up Biltmore estate

    Chihuly sculpture lights up Biltmore estate


    Standing on tall ladders, two workers place pieces of brightly colored glass onto a tree-like structure in the middle of a manicured garden at...

    Standing on tall ladders, two workers place pieces of brightly colored glass onto a tree-like structure in the middle of a manicured garden at Biltmore.
    Incredible personal aircraft designs revealed

    Incredible personal aircraft designs revealed


    A giant egg equipped with rotors and "Transformers"-style robots are among some of the creative designs submitted in a $2 million dollar contest to dream up new ways of...

    A giant egg equipped with rotors and "Transformers"-style robots are among some of the creative designs submitted in a $2 million dollar contest to dream up new ways of flying.
    25 of the best places to visit in the UK

    25 of the best places to visit in the UK


    From vibrant, culture-laden cities to peaceful areas of outstanding natural beauty, the UK is an incredibly diverse destination for...

    From vibrant, culture-laden cities to peaceful areas of outstanding natural beauty, the UK is an incredibly diverse destination for travelers.
    China's forgotten village swallowed by nature

    China's forgotten village swallowed by nature


    Like something straight out of a fairytale, the abandoned village of Houtouwan on Shengshan Island, part of the Shengsi Archipelago off the eastern coast of China, has recently become an Internet sensation and an unusual travel...

    Like something straight out of a fairytale, the abandoned village of Houtouwan on Shengshan Island, part of the Shengsi Archipelago off the eastern coast of China, has recently become an Internet sensation and an unusual travel hotspot.
    The hotel that's shaking up the Riviera Maya

    The hotel that's shaking up the Riviera Maya


    The dappled Caribbean sunshine and white sand seem even more relaxing from the balcony of a...

    The dappled Caribbean sunshine and white sand seem even more relaxing from the balcony of a duchess.
    Europe's most relaxing city

    Europe's most relaxing city


    It's one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, but Budapest can also make a claim to be one of the most relaxing, thanks to a secret buried beneath its beautiful...

    It's one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, but Budapest can also make a claim to be one of the most relaxing, thanks to a secret buried beneath its beautiful architecture.
    Airport abandoned for 44 years

    Airport abandoned for 44 years


    For the past 44 years, the once vibrant and state-of-the-art Nicosia International Airport has remained shut, a fading and painful relic of Cyprus's turbulent...

    For the past 44 years, the once vibrant and state-of-the-art Nicosia International Airport has remained shut, a fading and painful relic of Cyprus's turbulent history.
    City of Cliffs is France's best-kept secret

    City of Cliffs is France's best-kept secret


    Perched high up a white limestone cliff on the southern coast of Corsica lies the largely undiscovered medieval town of...

    Perched high up a white limestone cliff on the southern coast of Corsica lies the largely undiscovered medieval town of Bonifacio.
    The world's comfiest airplane seats?

    The world's comfiest airplane seats?


    Singapore Airlines has redesigned its premium economy seats to prepare for its new 19-hour flight route between Singapore and New...

    Singapore Airlines has redesigned its premium economy seats to prepare for its new 19-hour flight route between Singapore and New York.
    No worries for this orphaned baby bear

    No worries for this orphaned baby bear


    This baby brown bear's mom was killed illegally in Nome, Alaska, but Wildlife Troopers knew just what to do. Now the bear cub is on its way to a permanent...

    This baby brown bear's mom was killed illegally in Nome, Alaska, but Wildlife Troopers knew just what to do. Now the bear cub is on its way to a permanent home.
    James Bond museum opens atop Austrian mountain

    James Bond museum opens atop Austrian mountain


    New museum in the Austrian alps will showcase location chosen for "Spectre" movie on top of 3,000 meter...

    New museum in the Austrian alps will showcase location chosen for "Spectre" movie on top of 3,000 meter mountain.
    This is so much better than Cancún

    This is so much better than Cancún


    This small boutique Hotel Esencia is less than 2 hours from Cancún, but offers the peace and tranquility of Mexico's jungle and Caribbean...

    This small boutique Hotel Esencia is less than 2 hours from Cancún, but offers the peace and tranquility of Mexico's jungle and Caribbean coastline.
    The diamond capital of the world

    The diamond capital of the world


    With its flat-fronted 1960s buildings and plain color scheme, Hoveniersstraat might be dismissed as one of the most drab streets in the pretty baroque Belgian city of...

    With its flat-fronted 1960s buildings and plain color scheme, Hoveniersstraat might be dismissed as one of the most drab streets in the pretty baroque Belgian city of Antwerp.
    Darren Aronofsky reflects on traveling with Bourdain

    Darren Aronofsky reflects on traveling with Bourdain


    Darren Aronofsky reflects on his relationship with Anthony Bourdain. The two traveled together for "Parts Unknown" episodes in Madagascar, and, more recently,...

    Darren Aronofsky reflects on his relationship with Anthony Bourdain. The two traveled together for "Parts Unknown" episodes in Madagascar, and, more recently, Bhutan.


    Hungary's famous food personality Zsofia Mautner introduces CNN Travel to Budapest's food scene, including Michelin star goulash and "dirty" street...

    Hungary's famous food personality Zsofia Mautner introduces CNN Travel to Budapest's food scene, including Michelin star goulash and "dirty" street food.


    Looking for the best photo spots that showcase Budapest's beauty? CNN meets two local Instagram stars who show us their favorite...

    Looking for the best photo spots that showcase Budapest's beauty? CNN meets two local Instagram stars who show us their favorite locations.
    Trash can to table: The rise of waste cafes

    Trash can to table: The rise of waste cafes


    The Real Junk Food Project recovers and sells waste food, letting customers pay as much or as little as they...

    The Real Junk Food Project recovers and sells waste food, letting customers pay as much or as little as they like.
    Namibia's Skeleton Coast: A journey through the 'end of the Earth'

    Namibia's Skeleton Coast: A journey through the 'end of the Earth'


    Namibia's Skeleton Coast blows away preconceived notions about what Africa should be. It's probably as close as we get to the mythical "end of the...

    Namibia's Skeleton Coast blows away preconceived notions about what Africa should be. It's probably as close as we get to the mythical "end of the Earth."


    Fiji is home to 333 tropical islands, many of which play host to secluded retreats. From overwater bungalows to clifftop villas, these are a few of the most romantic hotels in the sun-kissed...

    Fiji is home to 333 tropical islands, many of which play host to secluded retreats. From overwater bungalows to clifftop villas, these are a few of the most romantic hotels in the sun-kissed country.
    Chinese restaurant's all-you-can-eat deal goes very wrong

    Chinese restaurant's all-you-can-eat deal goes very wrong


    Less than two weeks after it launched an all-you-can-eat campaign, Jiamener Hotpot Restaurant in Chengdu closes its...

    Less than two weeks after it launched an all-you-can-eat campaign, Jiamener Hotpot Restaurant in Chengdu closes its doors.


    Bourdain seeks to understand Buddhism in Bhutan. Watch Parts Unknown Sundays at 9PM ET/PT on...

    Bourdain seeks to understand Buddhism in Bhutan. Watch Parts Unknown Sundays at 9PM ET/PT on CNN.


    Anthony Bourdain examines the spiritual side of the culture in this distant land. Watch Parts Unknown Sundays at 9PM ET/PT on...

    Anthony Bourdain examines the spiritual side of the culture in this distant land. Watch Parts Unknown Sundays at 9PM ET/PT on CNN.


    Bourdain drinks yak-butter tea and talks to traditional Bhutanese yak herders. Watch Parts Unknown Sundays at 9PM ET/PT on...

    Bourdain drinks yak-butter tea and talks to traditional Bhutanese yak herders. Watch Parts Unknown Sundays at 9PM ET/PT on CNN.