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Paris gets a new landmark: Introducing Fondation Louis Vuitton

Paris gets a new landmark: Introducing Fondation Louis Vuitton

Starchitect Frank Gehry designed the $130 million building that will be home for the company's public and private art collections
5 can't-miss Tanzania experiences

5 can't-miss Tanzania experiences

Sparsely populated (by humans at least), this East Africa country offers so much more than just Mt. Kilimanjaro
Diwali celebrations light up India

Diwali celebrations light up India

Around the world, Indians are celebrating the festival of lights with fireworks and candles. Here's a look at some of this week's India festivities
'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
Around Amsterdam in 7 strange museums

Around Amsterdam in 7 strange museums

Shrine to a dead cat and a homage to fromage among Dutch capital's eccentric exhibitions
Do you need a bulletproof vest to go to eastern Ukraine?

Do you need a bulletproof vest to go to eastern Ukraine?

iReporter MaiaKiev says she was nervous about going to eastern Ukraine and that her group had bulletproof vests in the car
 Ai Weiwei opens installation on Alcatraz island

Ai Weiwei opens installation on Alcatraz island

The Chinese artist and activist explores themes of imprisonment in his new installation at the former San Francisco prison
Namibia's plan: Pay off poachers, save wildlife

Namibia's plan: Pay off poachers, save wildlife

Conservationists are using poachers' skills to track animals to protect wildlife
Workers taking fewest vacation days in four decades

Workers taking fewest vacation days in four decades

Study finds U.S. workers forfeited 169 million paid time off days and $52.4 billion in time off benefits in 2013
Gallery: Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 award

Gallery: Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 award

A selection of winning images and finalists from the annual competition, which received more than 42,000 entries from 96 countries
Louis Vuitton art museum makes waves in Paris

Louis Vuitton art museum makes waves in Paris

Frank Gehry-designed building houses contemporary art collection controversially funded by luxury goods brand
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Destination Berlin

World War II bunker and former margarine factory among cutting edge venues in ever-changing city