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How to be a Hong Kong local: 10 tips for faking it

How to be a Hong Kong local: 10 tips for faking it

In recognition of the city's Establishment Day, we present quirky tips for being a true Hong Konger
Tama the cat, Japan's cutest stationmaster, has died

Tama the cat, Japan's cutest stationmaster, has died

The country is now mourning the beloved feline who saved a rural train station from financial ruin
For adults only: Sexy, boozy summer camp

For adults only: Sexy, boozy summer camp

Drunk Field Day, Hangover Yoga and sober archery practice: Welcome to Camp Throwback
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
Instant sunshine: Stockholm airport installs weather simulator

Instant sunshine: Stockholm airport installs weather simulator

New portal allows travelers to try out their destination's climate before they fly there
Baby koala won't leave mom during her surgery

Baby koala won't leave mom during her surgery

Phantom, a 6-month-old koala, wouldn't let go of his mother during her recent operation for a collapsed lung
Gotta see video: He traveled the world to do what with strangers?

Gotta see video: He traveled the world to do what with strangers?

This guy fulfilled all of our dreams -- quit his job, traveled the world, jumped to glory and made a ton of new friends
20 most memorable destination slogans

20 most memorable destination slogans

Tourist slogans can be funny, smart or forgettable. Some become iconic
Exploring Singapore the old-fashioned way: Walking

Exploring Singapore the old-fashioned way: Walking

World War II relics, monkey troops, tropical flowers -- walking across Singapore is sweaty but satisfying
Soaring above deserts on a 'leaf blower'

Soaring above deserts on a 'leaf blower'

Photographer captures beautiful landscapes from his motorized paraglider
Artist creates beautiful Tokyo street scenes on coffee cups

Artist creates beautiful Tokyo street scenes on coffee cups

Australian illustrator's panoramic renditions of everyday life become an Internet hit