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Five continents, five years... and thousands of sketches

Five continents, five years... and thousands of sketches

Luis Simoes has visited 29 countries in the past two years and plans to sketch his way around the world
This company turns your movie fantasies into vacations

This company turns your movie fantasies into vacations

Luxury Action will turn your travel scripts into reality and film them. As long as you're willing to travel to this country ...
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
On the Roofs climbers scale new heights

On the Roofs climbers scale new heights

A collective of photographers from Moscow shoot thrilling, often beautiful stills and video from the rooftops of the world's tallest buildings
Volcano daredevils: Wild rides in Nicaragua

Volcano daredevils: Wild rides in Nicaragua

Careening down an active volcano at 95 kph on a thin board? It happens only at Cerro Negro in Nicaragua
18 most annoying things people do in airports

18 most annoying things people do in airports

When it comes to air travel, courtesy and common sense are often the first two things to fly out the departure gates
Funny sign fails from around the world

Funny sign fails from around the world

A hilarious new Lonely Planet book features a collection of amusing signage blunders
11 most spectacular train stations

11 most spectacular train stations

For some, these beautiful train stations are part of the everyday commute. For others, they're must-see travel destinations
7 stunning celebrity swimming pools

7 stunning celebrity swimming pools

From Ralph Lauren to Gisele Bündchen, who has the best pool?
Roger Federer takes a Photoshopped tour of India

Roger Federer takes a Photoshopped tour of India

Bollywood, Holi Festival and Thrissur Pooram among stops for virtual Federer
Japan’s hottest new souvenir: Schoolbags

Japan’s hottest new souvenir: Schoolbags

Thanks to Zooey Deschanel, traditional randoseru schoolbags see a surge in popularity among travelers
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart