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Ryanair to put fliers' faces on airplane livery

Ryanair to put fliers' faces on airplane livery

The Irish budget airline, which is celebrating its 30th birthday, will put the faces and names of 30 Facebook fans on its planes
Could there possibly be any scarier way to watch 'Jaws'?

Could there possibly be any scarier way to watch 'Jaws'?

For those who want an added dose of terror, one Texas cinema lets viewers float over murky waters as they watch the famed shark terrorize an island
Risk-taking 'Top Chef' Kevin Gillespie returns to his roots

Risk-taking 'Top Chef' Kevin Gillespie returns to his roots

With a celebrated Atlanta restaurant and another one opening soon, Kevin Gillespie has risen to the elite ranks of celebrity chefs. But his life almost took a very different turn
Best way to see Hong Kong this summer? From a 1,000-foot-long slide

Best way to see Hong Kong this summer? From a 1,000-foot-long slide

Global phenomenon Slide the City is setting up a massive three-lane water slide at Hong Kong's famed old Kai Tak Airport
Which city's hotels are most expensive to dine in?

Which city's hotels are most expensive to dine in?

A travel booking site's new "Club Sandwich Index" ranks destinations according to how much their hotels charge for a few menu favorites
Rainbow sidewalks and other LGBT pride celebrations

Rainbow sidewalks and other LGBT pride celebrations

June is gay pride month, and there's a lot to celebrate. Here's what's happening from Seattle to Amsterdam
What's the best spot in Europe for a vacation?

What's the best spot in Europe for a vacation?

Lonely Planet's new "10 Best Places in Europe" list goes beyond the usual capital cities
Rare pics: The Mediterranean like you've never seen it

Rare pics: The Mediterranean like you've never seen it

A collection of some of the best shots from this year’s Photomed, a photo exhibition that celebrates the Mediterranean
Uber test-flies 'Uberchopper' at Cannes

Uber test-flies 'Uberchopper' at Cannes

If you're looking for the ultimate way to get to Cannes, forget about taking a car
Venice Biennale: Gas masks, Marx and cigarettes in the wrong places

Venice Biennale: Gas masks, Marx and cigarettes in the wrong places

From May to October, Venice will be the world's hottest destination for contemporary art lovers. Here are the highlights of this year's big event
Thailand greets New Year with world's biggest water fight

Thailand greets New Year with world's biggest water fight

Thailand's three-day Songrkan festival is now underway. Here's a peek at the watery madness