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Coming soon: Remote-controlled passenger flights

Coming soon: Remote-controlled passenger flights

FAA allows four-seat, remote-controlled plane to fly at drone test site
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
Travel miracle? New company packs your suitcase for you

Travel miracle? New company packs your suitcase for you

No more packing a bag before a trip? A start-up venture says it can make that miracle possible
10 ways to avoid tourist trouble in Japan

10 ways to avoid tourist trouble in Japan

Keeping abreast of customs can be a minefield for visitors to Japan, as Arnold Schwarzenegger's son Patrick is finding out
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
Could seaplanes be the future of transatlantic flight?

Could seaplanes be the future of transatlantic flight?

Rather than slamming down on a runway, passengers could soon find themselves landing along the coast in a jumbo seaplane
Just how big is the world's biggest photo?

Just how big is the world's biggest photo?

A panoramic 365-gigapixel shot of Europe's Mont Blanc is the world's new largest photo, featuring 70,000 stitched together hi-res images
Spectacular, rarely seen images of China's railways

Spectacular, rarely seen images of China's railways

From a part-time rail buff to a full-fledged photographer, Wang Wei runs all over China to capture stunning train photos
Tech and tourism: 11 people changing the way we travel

Tech and tourism: 11 people changing the way we travel

Whether they're introducing cutting edge attractions or championing for socially conscious travel, all of these individuals are transforming the industry
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