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Goodbye to Elmo and the topless ladies?

Goodbye to Elmo and the topless ladies?

New York creates task force to deal with tourist complaints of harassment from topless women, costumed characters in Times Square
New Dubai complex to break five world records

New Dubai complex to break five world records

Extravagant scheme includes world's tallest residential tower, highest restaurant and 360-degree observation deck, indoor ski slope and largest dancing fountain
World's coolest bookstores

World's coolest bookstores

From Maastricht to Melbourne, these itineraries make bookish travelers look stylish
TripAdvisor launches comprehensive airport pages

TripAdvisor launches comprehensive airport pages

With reviews of attractions and restaurants, TripAdvisor's new airport pages give travelers an instant handle on their surroundings
Old Singapore: Alive and (sometimes) kicking at wet markets

Old Singapore: Alive and (sometimes) kicking at wet markets

Squirming seafood, aromatic Indian spices, fresh flowers -- Singapore's wet markets are a melting pot of cultures and colors and a reminder of days gone by
Father's Day gifts for the travel-loving dad

Father's Day gifts for the travel-loving dad

Adventurous? Outdoorsy? Couch master? If these describe the big man's travel style, this gift guide will help get you through the big day
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
The secret lives of Thailand’s counterfeiters

The secret lives of Thailand’s counterfeiters

Why counterfeiting Western products has become such a popular job in Thailand
Dr. Beach names top 10 U.S. beaches for 2015

Dr. Beach names top 10 U.S. beaches for 2015

Coastal expert and professor Stephen P. Leatherman, AKA Dr. Beach, issues his annual list of the country's best sands and waters
Pets on private jets

Pets on private jets

An inside look at the pampered pooches and coddled cats getting a taste of the high life in the skies
Teen climber survives Everest quake

Teen climber survives Everest quake

He's conquered some of the world's tallest peaks. He survived a deadly avalanche. He's only 17. Meet Matt Moniz, one of CNN's New Explorers

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Asia food trends in 2015
The fine-dining scene across Asia-Pacific continues to go from strength to strength

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great American factory tours
These manufacturing walk-throughs give a glimpse of assembly line magic. And free samples