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Safari tourist suspected in killing of Cecil the lion

Safari tourist suspected in killing of Cecil the lion

The Zimbabwe lion, part of a research project, was wearing a GPS collar
Flying aboard the world's first commercial airliner

Flying aboard the world's first commercial airliner

The so-called Tin Goose, flying at last week's Oshkosh aviation festival, is considered one of the world’s first airliners
7 stunning Cape Town vineyards with food as good as the wine

7 stunning Cape Town vineyards with food as good as the wine

They're already famous for what they put in bottles, but these wine farms also host some of South Africa's best restaurants
Beyond safaris: 8 alternative things to do in Kenya

Beyond safaris: 8 alternative things to do in Kenya

Get married like a Maasai warrior. Take part in a bone-rattling road rally. Kiss a giraffe
The disappointed tourists of Yelp

The disappointed tourists of Yelp

"Old Lady Liberty is just that...old." For a small but vocal minority of Yelp's unhappiest travelers, the world is full of disappointing discoveries
Mud volcano: Colombia's messiest attraction

Mud volcano: Colombia's messiest attraction

Climbing inside Volcán de Lodo El Totumo near Cartegena is dirty, slippery and good for you
Stress-free Greece: 5 great yoga retreats

Stress-free Greece: 5 great yoga retreats

The Greek financial crisis is sending anxiety levels sky high. These oases of calm bring them back down to Earth
10 of the world's most beautiful new nature reserves

10 of the world's most beautiful new nature reserves

From an old mining zone in rural Australia to a new breeding ground in Zambia, here's a look at the latest and greatest national parks and marine reserves
Would you pay $35 million to travel like a cosmonaut?

Would you pay $35 million to travel like a cosmonaut?

When money and gravity are no object, following in the galactic footsteps of Yuri Gagarin is the final frontier
Bosnia and Herzegovina: 10 reasons to go

Bosnia and Herzegovina: 10 reasons to go

Two decades ago it was ravaged by conflict. Today it's one of the most exciting destinations in Europe.
Trang: Thailand's next big island-hopping destination

Trang: Thailand's next big island-hopping destination

Removed from the crowds of Phi Phi and Phuket, the islands of Trang offer everything from secret beaches to unspoiled forests
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Carl Warner's surreal "foodscapes"
London-based photographer Carl Warner's surreal "foodscapes" prove that playing with your food isn't always a bad thing

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great American factory tours
These manufacturing walk-throughs give a glimpse of assembly line magic. And free samples