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Tokyo Station: 100 years of trains, tourism and secret tunnels

Tokyo Station: 100 years of trains, tourism and secret tunnels

The rail gateway to Japan's capital celebrates its centennial this month. We're celebrating with 10 wild facts about Tokyo's top traffic hub
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?
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
Best places to see Christmas lights in the U.S.

Best places to see Christmas lights in the U.S.

Of all Christmas traditions out there, one has an All-American pedigree: electric Christmas tree lights
Highlights from the 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

Highlights from the 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

Because there's nothing like a set of beautiful images from around the world to inspire travel plans
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
‘House of horrors’: Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall recalls World War II nightmare

‘House of horrors’: Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall recalls World War II nightmare

Nanjing's epic memorial recalls the bloodshed and chaos that ensued after Japanese troops seized the city 77 years ago
The world's most iconic Christmas tree

The world's most iconic Christmas tree

Everything you need to know about the famous tree at New York's Rockefeller Center
Brisbane: A G20 guide to one of the world's most livable cities

Brisbane: A G20 guide to one of the world's most livable cities

As the G20 Leaders' Summit kicks off, Brisbane is emerging from the shadows of Melbourne and Sydney
Worst celeb in-flight meltdowns

Worst celeb in-flight meltdowns

In the world of celebrity air travel, you're nobody until you've been kicked off a plane
Millions visit London's 'sea' of poppies

Millions visit London's 'sea' of poppies

More than four million have visited the "Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red" installation at the Tower of London
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Destination Berlin

From a casino restroom to a park in Seoul, the striking symbol of war and freedom has ended up in some strange places. November 9 is the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall