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Following Anthony Bourdain around the world

Following Anthony Bourdain around the world

Instagram users and CNN iReporters share their favorite travel photos of the places Bourdain has visited in "Part Unknown"
Borderland travel: The China that defies all stereotypes

Borderland travel: The China that defies all stereotypes

Author David Eimer spent a year exploring the fringes of China and returned with a fascinating account
The loneliest road in China

The loneliest road in China

A trek through Yunnan’s Gaoligong Mountains on a thousand-year-old road with more donkeys than vehicles
Hello Kitty restaurant is terribly cute and its food just terrible

Hello Kitty restaurant is terribly cute and its food just terrible

Fans think it awesome, foodies find it awful and local blokes consider it a memorable venue for marriage proposal
'No weird buildings': The end for Chinese architectural ambitions?

'No weird buildings': The end for Chinese architectural ambitions?

President's call for fewer ostentatious structures could quash China's recent enthusiasm for incredible-looking buildings
Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Pollution forces runners in Sunday's Beijing International Marathon to don face masks
Baijiu factory tour: How Chinese brew their national liquor

Baijiu factory tour: How Chinese brew their national liquor

A visit to Beijing's Niulanshan baijiu factory reveals as much about China as it does the manufacture of the popular drink
Coming soon: Best theme parks of the future

Coming soon: Best theme parks of the future

With so many awesome new attractions on the way, the next few years are going to be a roller coaster ride
Gallery: The epic, educational, unforgettable Mongolian Express

Gallery: The epic, educational, unforgettable Mongolian Express

The rail journey from St. Petersburg to Beijing offers history, culture and even a few tidbits about the railway itself
The phenomenal growth of Beijing's subway

The phenomenal growth of Beijing's subway

Watch the Chinese capital's subway grow to 232 stations since its inception in 1971
'Facekini women': China's weirdest beach sensation

'Facekini women': China's weirdest beach sensation

Bikini babes are out. These fearless Qingdao ladies are the new beach icon in China