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    Beijing's eerie abandoned Olympic venues

    Beijing's eerie abandoned Olympic venues


    It's 10 years since China hosted the 2008 Summer Olympic Games. A decade later many of the celebrated Beijing venues and structures used for the competition are...

    It's 10 years since China hosted the 2008 Summer Olympic Games. A decade later many of the celebrated Beijing venues and structures used for the competition are abandoned.
    This is the  #1 food experience in the world

    This is the #1 food experience in the world


    It's not just the taste of this bar snack that makes it Lonely Planet's #1 food experience in the world. Read on to see where else made Lonely Planet's Ultimate Eats: The World's Top 500 Food Experiences...

    It's not just the taste of this bar snack that makes it Lonely Planet's #1 food experience in the world. Read on to see where else made Lonely Planet's Ultimate Eats: The World's Top 500 Food Experiences list.
    A chef's guide to the best of Nashville

    A chef's guide to the best of Nashville


    The honky-tonk band playing at Robert's Western World on a recent Thursday night is about 30 minutes into its set when Deb Paquette, the chef-owner of Nashville restaurants Etch and Etc., busts out on the tiny dance floor in front of the...

    The honky-tonk band playing at Robert's Western World on a recent Thursday night is about 30 minutes into its set when Deb Paquette, the chef-owner of Nashville restaurants Etch and Etc., busts out on the tiny dance floor in front of the stage.
    The best New York park you don't know about

    The best New York park you don't know about


    From the best cocktail bar to the best views, chef Missy Robbins of Lilia takes us to her favorite neighborhood spots in Williamsburg,...

    From the best cocktail bar to the best views, chef Missy Robbins of Lilia takes us to her favorite neighborhood spots in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
    Dubai plans for $2B mega mall

    Dubai plans for $2B mega mall


    Plans for a sprawling "high-tech-meets-retail" metropolis have been unveiled in Dubai. The mega mall will be the largest leasable retail space in the world, spanning over 100 soccer fields in...

    Plans for a sprawling "high-tech-meets-retail" metropolis have been unveiled in Dubai. The mega mall will be the largest leasable retail space in the world, spanning over 100 soccer fields in size.
    The 'Crazy Rich Asians' guide to Singapore

    The 'Crazy Rich Asians' guide to Singapore


    Clean, green and safe are the adjectives that have long been associated with...

    Clean, green and safe are the adjectives that have long been associated with Singapore.
    Pilot flies huge cargo plane in a 'loop'

    Pilot flies huge cargo plane in a 'loop'


    The Lockheed Martin LM-100J is a very big airplane. That didn't stop chief test pilot Wayne Roberts making it perform spectacular stunts at an...

    The Lockheed Martin LM-100J is a very big airplane. That didn't stop chief test pilot Wayne Roberts making it perform spectacular stunts at an airshow.
    Caribbean island bans plastic and Styrofoam

    Caribbean island bans plastic and Styrofoam


    The fight against single-use plastic has been gathering steam over the past months, but the Caribbean nation of Dominica has taken the crusade to another...

    The fight against single-use plastic has been gathering steam over the past months, but the Caribbean nation of Dominica has taken the crusade to another level.
    There's more to Fargo than wood chippers

    There's more to Fargo than wood chippers


    If you live outside of the United States (or, possibly, in it) and have heard of the small city of Fargo, odds are good that it's from the Coen Brothers movie than won Frances McDormand her first...

    If you live outside of the United States (or, possibly, in it) and have heard of the small city of Fargo, odds are good that it's from the Coen Brothers movie than won Frances McDormand her first Oscar.
    Taking Sardinian sand home could cost you

    Taking Sardinian sand home could cost you


    The stunning Italian island of Sardinia has long been a coveted tourist destination -- thanks to its miles of spotless sandy...

    The stunning Italian island of Sardinia has long been a coveted tourist destination -- thanks to its miles of spotless sandy beaches.
    Small hotels with big personalities

    Small hotels with big personalities


    Tiny house living may not be for everyone, but tiny house resorts have popped up all over the country, offering everyone a chance to try tiny living. Here are eight places across the United States that are big on charm and...

    Tiny house living may not be for everyone, but tiny house resorts have popped up all over the country, offering everyone a chance to try tiny living. Here are eight places across the United States that are big on charm and personality.
    Aquarium needs name for its new penguin chick

    Aquarium needs name for its new penguin chick


    The newest member of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's penguin colony was born July 7, and the aquarium wants your help deciding on her...

    The newest member of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's penguin colony was born July 7, and the aquarium wants your help deciding on her name.
    This tiny island is running out of space

    This tiny island is running out of space


    From a distance, it's hard at first to determine what Santa Cruz del Islote actually is. Rising from the sea, the island -- one of the most densely populated in the world -- appears to be...

    From a distance, it's hard at first to determine what Santa Cruz del Islote actually is. Rising from the sea, the island -- one of the most densely populated in the world -- appears to be floating.
    New Zealand's human slingshot

    New Zealand's human slingshot


    New Zealand, the world's capital of adventure tourism, just got even more...

    New Zealand, the world's capital of adventure tourism, just got even more adventurous.


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    The Rooster is a philanthropic restaurant tackling issues of hunger and food waste in...

    The Rooster is a philanthropic restaurant tackling issues of hunger and food waste in Philadelphia
    Why it's now cheaper than ever to fly across the Atlantic

    Why it's now cheaper than ever to fly across the Atlantic


    Thanks to more airline industry competition, flights over the Atlantic Ocean are cheaper than ever. Find out how you can take advantage for your travels between Europe and North...

    Thanks to more airline industry competition, flights over the Atlantic Ocean are cheaper than ever. Find out how you can take advantage for your travels between Europe and North America.


    See sunny, snow-free photos of nine ski area that are great to visit in summer, including Niseko United in Japan, Courchevel in France and Vail,...

    See sunny, snow-free photos of nine ski area that are great to visit in summer, including Niseko United in Japan, Courchevel in France and Vail, Colorado.
    Deep dive in Colombia

    Deep dive in Colombia


    Vistiors to Colombia are enchanted by its regions, its diversity, the flavors and the...

    Vistiors to Colombia are enchanted by its regions, its diversity, the flavors and the culture.
    10 air shows that will blow your hair back

    10 air shows that will blow your hair back


    A spy plane, fearsome fighter jets and a gigantic airlifter are some of the stars of air shows in the summer and fall of 2018 across the United States and...

    A spy plane, fearsome fighter jets and a gigantic airlifter are some of the stars of air shows in the summer and fall of 2018 across the United States and Canada.
    You can own Elvis Presley's mobile home

    You can own Elvis Presley's mobile home


    The mobile home that Elvis and Priscilla Presley kept near Graceland in Memphis, Tenneesee, will be up for...

    The mobile home that Elvis and Priscilla Presley kept near Graceland in Memphis, Tenneesee, will be up for auction.
    A Taiwan village where wishes light up the night sky

    A Taiwan village where wishes light up the night sky


    The Pingxi Lantern Festival draws thousands of travelers to Taiwan write their wishes on paper lanterns and release them into the sky. But this beautiful area is worth visiting any time of...

    The Pingxi Lantern Festival draws thousands of travelers to Taiwan write their wishes on paper lanterns and release them into the sky. But this beautiful area is worth visiting any time of year.


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    A legendary spy plane, fearsome fighter jets and gigantic airlifters are just some of the stars of air shows across the US and Canada this summer and...

    A legendary spy plane, fearsome fighter jets and gigantic airlifters are just some of the stars of air shows across the US and Canada this summer and fall.