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Friday, Oct 20

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Ice tsunamis at the edge of the world

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All before us is ice. Stretching out for miles there's nothing but a vast barrier of white. A frozen sea, more than 30 stories tall, as menacing as it is beautiful.

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Is this lost city a glimpse into the future?

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It was the envy of the world, teeming with life, energy and grand human plans.

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Why Potsdam is the Versailles of Germany

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Situated sublimely on the banks of the Havel River, Potsdam is Germany at its most regal.

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A pool with airport tarmac views

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Forget on-site cinemas and private bars, it seems spectacular swimming pools have become the hottest airport amenity.

'World's smallest hotel' in old VW Beetle in Jordan desert

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Most of us get rid of old autos when their engines finally give up, but one man has turned his battered old VW Beetle into what he claims is the world's smallest hotel.

Thursday, Oct 19

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There's an entire German town in Argentina

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The wood-beamed cottages, hand-painted decorations and flower boxes overflowing with red blooms are telltale features of a typical German mountain town, but La Cumbrecita is a long way from Bavaria.

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Italian town will pay you to move there

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The mayor of Italian town Candela has come up with a practical solution to its dwindling population number -- paying people to become residents.

Bollywood's love affair with Dubai

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Being an Indian expat can be tough at the best of times, and during the Diwali season it can prove to be more difficult. But when the country you live in has more Indians than its own nationals, being away from the motherland can be a…

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Essential guide to China's stunning Wuyishan region

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The Wuyishan region in southeast China is home to stunning attractions: rainforests, bamboo rafting, coveted teas and more.

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33 amazing places to visit in Italy

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Italy is a treasure trove of amazing places to visit. The hill towns of Tuscany. The colorful mosaic of Venice. Mountains, beaches -- Italy has it all.

Wednesday, Oct 18

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5 things to know about winter solstice

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Learn about the winter solstice and find out what's behind this natural phenomenon that marks the shortest day for some, the longest day for others.

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Mixing lava and luxury in Hawaii

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In Hawaii, the Four Seasons Resort Hualalai offers a private tour of Kilauea Volcano by helicopter that will scorch your wallet.

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The ultimate volcano adventure

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Volcanoes from the air and on the ground, plus a night at an exclusive Hawaii hideaway. The Four Seasons Hualalai if offering an awe-inspiring helicopter adventure.

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How tourists can save lives on their travels

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Vacationing in developing countries can sometimes leave travelers feeling uneasy, particularly if they're concerned that tourism may be doing more harm than good.

10 most popular cities for international travelers

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Istanbul will be the 10th most popular city for international travelers in 2017, according to Mastercard's index. Which nine cities rank higher?

How the world is changing for travelers with autism

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For travelers with autism, trips can present special challenges. Learn how airlines, museums, hotels and theme parks help make travel rewarding.

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Around the world by Porsche, train...or cargo ship?

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When the RMS Queen Mary sailed from Britain to New York City in 1936, the elegant ship made the trip in just over four days, snatching the prestigious speed record for trans-Atlantic passenger liners.

Tuesday, Oct 17

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What's the story behind these vivid Hakata dolls?

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Hakata dolls are known locally as "ningyo." A small band of artisans in and around Fukuoka, a city on the island of Kyushu, keeps the craft alive.

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McDonald's offers to lock up your smartphone

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Nothing ruins lunchtime conversations more than a smartphone.

Monday, Oct 16

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They purchased paradise ... then gave it all away

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This is the story of the couple who purchased paradise, the neighbors who curse their name and the idea that might save life as we know it.

How to buy citizenship around the world

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Turns out money doesn't just buy a glamorous vacation in the Caribbean or a killer suite in Quebec -- it can buy residency too.

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Visiting Mexico City? Insiders share tips

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Mexico City is the sprawling, unofficial capital of the Latin world. Insiders share tips on the best hotels, dining and attractions.

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Aboard a 1938 flight from London to Australia

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Flying to the other side of the world used to be such a romantic adventure, but the 10-day upper-class epics of yesteryear will soon be reduced to a 15-hour nonstop dash.

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From opium den to disco

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Luxury boltholes are a dime a dozen in Singapore, but the newly opened Warehouse Hotel has a history that is scandalously unique.

Friday, Oct 13

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8 of the world's swankiest penthouse suites

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Your own private oasis, high above the fray. That's what luxury hotel penthouses offer guests who are willing to pay a premium for some height and a lot of high design.

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Alicudi: Italy's LSD island

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Alicudi, one of the Aeolian Islands off Sicily, is perfect for a relaxed stay in Italy. But it harbors a secret -- how LSD got into the local bread.

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The hotel curtains you can wear

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One evening, fashion designer Alexandra Hartmann was walking down a street in her native Paris when she spotted a pair of old curtains -- abandoned in front of a hotel in the city's Belleville district.

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Why the 'Eighth Continent' is in peril

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Bill Weir visits Madagascar, where he finds a country with extraordinary beauty and wildlife in danger of destroying its most valuable resources.

Thursday, Oct 12

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'Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire' video out

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Just days after a new trailer teasing the next Star Wars movie, fans are feeling another seismic disturbance in the Force.

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The airport at the end of the Earth

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Almost 200 years ago a British warship transported Napoleon Bonaparte to his exile on the island of St. Helena, a place from where it would be impossible for him to escape ever again.