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Behind the veil: Rare look at life in North Korea

A German photographer returns from the closed country with unlikely pictures of everyday residents
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Do sexy flight attendants really sell more seats?

Asian airlines have no qualms about using attractive, scantily clad women in their marketing
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iReport: 17 beaches we'd like to be lounging on

Soothing, right? Maybe it's time to start thinking about a sunny getaway
World's 10 best drinking nations

World's 10 best drinking nations

St. Patrick's Day is upon us. But which countries are going to celebrate it appropriately? Join us on the ultimate global pub crawl
World's unfriendliest nations for tourists?

World's unfriendliest nations for tourists?

Some countries roll out the welcome mat. And, according to a World Economic Forum report, some give the cold shoulder
Sand, sun, seclusion: 17 secret beaches

Sand, sun, seclusion: 17 secret beaches

We asked iReporters for photos of their favorite beaches and got back a year's worth of vacation envy
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15 biggest souvenir-buying no-nos

Cheap, useless gifts. We're all guilty. Here's how to avoid the most common pitfalls when buying a travel keepsake
11 of Europe's most bizarre buildings

11 of Europe's most bizarre buildings

From remarkable to just plain weird, Europe boasts its fair share of eccentric edifices.
Gallery: The world's biggest religious festival

Gallery: The world's biggest religious festival

Millions of Hindu devotees gather in Allahabad on the holiest day of the Kumbh Mela festival
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Top destinations for 2013

Last year, everyone went to London and Gangnam got discovered. Where will the world be going this year?
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