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The new world's busiest international airport is...

The new world's busiest international airport is...

London's Heathrow is no longer the world's busiest airport for international traffic
Earning flier miles is about to get pricey

Earning flier miles is about to get pricey

The trick to accumulating mileage was cheap tickets that went the distance. This year, the game's about to change
Hills, hairpins, harmonies: On the road in Iranian Kurdistan

Hills, hairpins, harmonies: On the road in Iranian Kurdistan

A world away from the troubles over the border, Iran’s western region offers an adventurous alternative to its more recognizable heartland
10 exciting attractions opening in 2015

10 exciting attractions opening in 2015

From the world's largest archeology museum to its biggest eco-park, 2015 is gearing up to be a great year for tourists
First Airbus A350 XWB delivered to Qatar Airways

First Airbus A350 XWB delivered to Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways, the global launch customer of the A350 XWB, will put the high-tech plane to use on its Frankfurt route
14 amazing cruises setting sail in 2015

14 amazing cruises setting sail in 2015

Move over, Caribbean! The new year will see more cruises heading for Arctic and Scandinavian waters as well as Asia and the South Pacific
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?
Man gives woman with ex-girlfriend's name a free world trip

Man gives woman with ex-girlfriend's name a free world trip

Jordan Axani planned to travel the world with his girlfriend -- until they broke up. After an online hunt he's found someone with the same name to travel with
Eyes to the sky: The 10 tallest skyscrapers of 2015

Eyes to the sky: The 10 tallest skyscrapers of 2015

It's been a major year for new skyscrapers in 2014, but what's in the pipeline for the year ahead?
'Can't slow me down': Paralyzed U.S. skydiver conquers Dubai's skies

'Can't slow me down': Paralyzed U.S. skydiver conquers Dubai's skies

Jarrett Martin was paralyzed when an aerial stunt went wrong. Now he's back in the air, and teaching others to jump
Retro sand safari: Doing Dubai’s deserts in style

Retro sand safari: Doing Dubai’s deserts in style

Luxury vintage Land Rover tours explore Bedouin backwaters without bashing up precious dunes