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World's most expensive Big Mac revealed

World's most expensive Big Mac revealed

$7 for a Big Mac? That's what it costs in Norway, according to the Economist's latest Big Mac index
Paris hotels trial ‘honesty rates’: What would you pay for a stay?

Paris hotels trial ‘honesty rates’: What would you pay for a stay?

Hotelier says ‘trust contract’ will empower guests and provide valuable feedback
Toei Kyoto Studio Park: Samurai, ninjas and the original Power Rangers

Toei Kyoto Studio Park: Samurai, ninjas and the original Power Rangers

When mutinous cries of "Not another zen garden, dad!" ring out, it's time to head for the Hollywood of Japan
Many flights soar over conflict zones

Many flights soar over conflict zones

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was one of hundreds that fly above conflict areas every day
‘Professional scammers’ won't leave Airbnb host’s house

‘Professional scammers’ won't leave Airbnb host’s house

A California homeowner’s nightmare has become a cautionary tale for those who rent their homes to strangers
World's coolest bookstores

World's coolest bookstores

From Maastricht to Melbourne, these itineraries make bookish travelers look stylish
An optimist's guide to off-season travel bargains

An optimist's guide to off-season travel bargains

It's important to remember this bargain basement credo: It's always off-season somewhere
Need for speed: Germany's magic motoring triangle

Need for speed: Germany's magic motoring triangle

With factory tours and collections of stunning vintage prototypes, southern Germany is petrolhead paradise
Kegs tapped at 'America's Oktoberfest' this week

Kegs tapped at 'America's Oktoberfest' this week

Thousands of beer fans will swarm in for the 27th Oregon Brewers Festival in Portland, Oregon
Italian islanders bid bittersweet farewell to Concordia

Italian islanders bid bittersweet farewell to Concordia

Some on Giglio island say they will miss the changes the wrecked cruise ship brought to their lives and livelihoods
Traveling to China? Weeks of flight disruptions lie ahead

Traveling to China? Weeks of flight disruptions lie ahead

Domestic travelers switching to high-speed rail due to flight cancellations
Typhoon Matmo threatens mudslides in Taiwan

Typhoon Matmo threatens mudslides in Taiwan

Typhoon Matmo swept over Taiwan, bringing heavy rain, strong winds and the threat of landslides on the mountainous island
Airlines suspend Tel Aviv flights over security fear

Airlines suspend Tel Aviv flights over security fear

Several U.S. carriers take action over security concerns, with one citing a rocket attack near Tel Aviv