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10 things Italy does better than anywhere else

10 things Italy does better than anywhere else

Beyond the clichés, you'll find plenty of other surprising ways in which Italy shines
'Walking Dead' town: Buy it. Unless you can just take it

'Walking Dead' town: Buy it. Unless you can just take it

A Georgia town featured on the hit AMC show is for sale on eBay
The paradise where money doesn't matter and everyone's a friend

The paradise where money doesn't matter and everyone's a friend

In search of untouched destinations on the brink of embracing the modern world
Gratuity guide: Rules for tipping in the United States

Gratuity guide: Rules for tipping in the United States

Doling out gratuities can be a minefield. Here's your free guide to keeping everyone happy (service charge not included)
Most popular world wonders ranked

Most popular world wonders ranked

More than 8 billion people travel to national parks and reserves every year. A new study lists the most-visited ones
A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

Nominations for Design Museum's prestigious award have been revealed. Here are our top picks in each category
Drop the needle: Designer uses embroidery to capture beauty of travels

Drop the needle: Designer uses embroidery to capture beauty of travels

Singaporean Teresa Lim's mini works of travel art highlight some of the world's most famous destinations in thread form
Africa's amazing architecture: Do these buildings represent freedom?

Africa's amazing architecture: Do these buildings represent freedom?

An exhibition titled "Architecture of Independence: African Modernism" focuses on some of the most dynamic projects built in the wake of colonialism
Selfie stick sting stirs on-air debate

Selfie stick sting stirs on-air debate

CNN contributor Zoe Li reports many museums are now banning selfie sticks and explains her opinion on why the camera extenders must die
A new way to pick the Oscars Best Picture

A new way to pick the Oscars Best Picture

This year's Oscars Best Picture nominees make us want to pack a bag and travel. But which one is most suitcase-worthy?
Japanese internment camp to become U.S. national monument

Japanese internment camp to become U.S. national monument

Chicago's historic Pullman District and a section of Colorado's Arkansas River Valley will become the nation's newest national monuments this week