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Winners of the National Geographic Photographer Contest 2014

Winners of the National Geographic Photographer Contest 2014

More than 9,200 entries were submitted from more than 150 countries. Here are the top 19 shots
Sharing economy to shake up travel in 2015

Sharing economy to shake up travel in 2015

CNN's Richard Quest explores how shared economy sites like Airbnb and Feastly will continue to disrupt the world of travel next year
12 of the best places to spend Christmas

12 of the best places to spend Christmas

From Mexico to Malta, northern lights to sunny skies, these places do Christmas better than the rest
 'Botlers,' 'braggies' and the sharing economy: What will travel look like in 2015?

'Botlers,' 'braggies' and the sharing economy: What will travel look like in 2015?

If travel experts are right, we'll be wearing hotel keys, eating at local's homes and likely heading to Asia
10 top destinations to visit in 2015

10 top destinations to visit in 2015

Global events, new attractions and anniversary celebrations will put these destinations on travel radars next year. Question is, which one(s) to visit?
Ancient pharaoh statue rises again in Egypt

Ancient pharaoh statue rises again in Egypt

A 42-foot statue of Pharaoh Amenhotep III restored to its former grandeur has been unveiled in the ancient city of Luxor
6 ways to do Nepal minus the mountains

6 ways to do Nepal minus the mountains

Step aside Mount Everest, this mountain country is home to cool cafes, crazy drinks and ancient Buddhist tradition
Peru claims Greenpeace damaged ancient Nazca Lines

Peru claims Greenpeace damaged ancient Nazca Lines

Greenpeace hosted a stunt at the ancient site to focus on climate change
17 mind-melting street-art illusions

17 mind-melting street-art illusions

Street art across the globe brings life to dull concrete walls. But few artists do it like this
10 reasons to experience the mind-blowing AfrikaBurn festival

10 reasons to experience the mind-blowing AfrikaBurn festival

South Africa’s answer to Burning Man is a surreal mirage of sculptures, music and mayhem under star-filled desert skies
Feed my dog while I am away? Aussie travelers' bizarre requests for official help

Feed my dog while I am away? Aussie travelers' bizarre requests for official help

Australia’s government says nah-uh to outrageous requests for help from nationals traveling abroad
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Destination Berlin

The tiny town of Goerlitz has become a star in movies like Wes Anderson's latest production, while Potsdam and Leipzig ooze charm and history