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7 deluxe reasons to visit Oman

7 deluxe reasons to visit Oman

From swanky island resorts to verdant desert mountains, the UAE's more subdued neighbor offers luxury experiences all of its own
Gulet-cruising: Wood's the way when sailing the Turkish coast

Gulet-cruising: Wood's the way when sailing the Turkish coast

Turkey's traditional wooden sailing boats are the best way to see the country's remote areas
The best Singapore boat charters

The best Singapore boat charters

Singapore's waters aren't just for tankers. Yacht cruises and island hopping are all part of the sailing scene
74 days on a felucca: New adventure on the Nile

74 days on a felucca: New adventure on the Nile

For 15 years following an attack in Luxor, a 400-mile stretch of river has been off-limits to tour boats. Now it's ready to receive visitors
How to sail around the world for free

How to sail around the world for free

No experience necessary: 5 ways to live the dream
Move over, Abramovich: Meet the biggest new superyacht

Move over, Abramovich: Meet the biggest new superyacht

Middle Eastern billionaire rumored to be owner of just-launched, 180-meter Azzam
Deadly arctic mission relived in memoirs, pictures

Deadly arctic mission relived in memoirs, pictures

A century ago, 31 people set out with lofty ambitions of exploration in the Arctic. When massive pack ice crushed their ship, they found themselves in a yearlong fight for their lives
Wisdom from the sea: 'React fast or be swept away'

Wisdom from the sea: 'React fast or be swept away'

Three record-breaking sailors reveal what they learned from their time on the waves
Futuristic 'flying' boat aims to smash speed record

Futuristic 'flying' boat aims to smash speed record

Alain Thebault hopes to take 24 hours off the 2005 record of four days and 19 hours for crossing the Pacific
World's top 5 lighthouse hotels

World's top 5 lighthouse hotels

From the set of the 1980s TV show "Fraggle Rock" to a 19th century guesthouse on the Hudson River, historic towers and their cottages now offer unique overnight stays
Tokyo's 5 wackiest karaoke parlors

Tokyo's 5 wackiest karaoke parlors

If you like singing in the bathtub, there's a Tokyo karaoke spot with your name on it
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