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Best of Bourdain: 7 can't-miss adventures

Best of Bourdain: 7 can't-miss adventures

Looking for a vacation that will shock all five of your senses? Anthony Bourdain can help
16 incredible rooftop bars

16 incredible rooftop bars

Good cocktails combine with spectacular views across rivers, cityscapes and oceans at these bird-level drinkeries
Back to the USSR: Soviet tourism posters on show

Back to the USSR: Soviet tourism posters on show

Hell hole? Hell no! Soviet tourism posters on display at a London exhibition paint a picture of an earthly paradise
High-speed train from Beijing to Alaska?

High-speed train from Beijing to Alaska?

A report indicates Chinese officials are discussing an underground railway from Beijing to Alaska. But how likely is it?
How to dress Russian-- St. Petersburg-style

How to dress Russian-- St. Petersburg-style

Getting the look requires some legwork. Good thing you have this style and shopping guide
Ryanair cleared for takeoff to Russia

Ryanair cleared for takeoff to Russia

Irish carrier may follow other budgets already blazing trail in Russian airspace
Gallery: The epic, educational, unforgettable Mongolian Express

Gallery: The epic, educational, unforgettable Mongolian Express

The rail journey from St. Petersburg to Beijing offers history, culture and even a few tidbits about the railway itself
Inside Joseph Stalin's holiday villa

Inside Joseph Stalin's holiday villa

CNN checks out the saltwater pool and beautiful view from the Sochi holiday home that once housed Stalin
'Come and vacation in Sochi... please!'

'Come and vacation in Sochi... please!'

It's got a new theme park, an F1 track and 50,000 hotel rooms. But after the Olympics, who will come?
Rise of the big spenders: Are Russians the world's best hotel guests?

Rise of the big spenders: Are Russians the world's best hotel guests?

Russians don't always have the best reputation abroad, but as their numbers (and bank accounts) grow, the travel industry is starting to court them
Spotlight Russia: 7 golden travel rules

Spotlight Russia: 7 golden travel rules

Chivalry rules and so does dressing up for almost anything, but you don't have to drink vodka the minute you're through customs
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