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Swim here now: The surprising pools of Hong Kong

Swim here now: The surprising pools of Hong Kong

A swimmer's paradise? Turns out, Hong Kong is loaded with picturesque pools
Behave, foreigners! Kyoto issues etiquette guides for tourists

Behave, foreigners! Kyoto issues etiquette guides for tourists

The Japanese city has published a guide on toilet protocol and a list of "don'ts" aimed at tourists
Back from the brink: Lemurs of Madagascar

Back from the brink: Lemurs of Madagascar

On the trail of impossibly cute creatures in one of the world's most amazing wildlife hotspots
5 spectacular new structures in Singapore

5 spectacular new structures in Singapore

Something crazy, something colorful and something from Jackie Chan, the tiny island city is welcoming a marvelous fleet of new modern construction
10 dream trips every traveler should experience

10 dream trips every traveler should experience

TripAdvisor has compiled a list of 10 trips of a lifetime, based on user votes. How many have you crossed off?
Most unlikely UNESCO site: The empty citadel of Vietnam

Most unlikely UNESCO site: The empty citadel of Vietnam

With merely four walls built during a short-lived dynasty, the Ho Citadel is an unusual UNESCO World Heritage Site
Green and glamorous: 15 of Africa's best eco-lodges

Green and glamorous: 15 of Africa's best eco-lodges

South African travel experts report on their mission find continent's top sustainable accommodation
Sleeping on rails: What it's like to ride Europe's last night trains

Sleeping on rails: What it's like to ride Europe's last night trains

They're still the classiest way to criss-cross the continent, but are sleeper cars a dying breed?
Meet Nitama, Japan's new cat stationmaster

Meet Nitama, Japan's new cat stationmaster

New appointment is the first graduate of the Cat Stationmaster Training School and a protege of the late, great Tama
9 former prisons with surprising second lives

9 former prisons with surprising second lives

These former halls of incarceration have been transformed into everything from luxury hotels to concert halls and wedding venues
Remote Atlantic runway to open up Napoleon's secret island

Remote Atlantic runway to open up Napoleon's secret island

Five days at sea is the only way to reach St. Helena. That's set to change thanks to an ambitious new aviation venture
Banksy's sinister twist on Disneyland

Banksy's sinister twist on Disneyland

The renowned graffiti artist's new project, 'Dismaland,' is a pop-up theme park featuring more than 50 artists
The turbulent world of airline Twitter accounts

The turbulent world of airline Twitter accounts

Handling customers' emotional baggage in 140 characters is no small feat
Don't say we didn't warn you: 7 super-spicy Korean dishes

Don't say we didn't warn you: 7 super-spicy Korean dishes

Get ready to burn a hole in your gut and cry like a baby alongside our most fearless -- and slightly masochistic -- Korean foodie.
Disney vs. Legoland: Who's the champion?

Disney vs. Legoland: Who's the champion?

Plastic brick empire has grand ambitions after opening Orlando, Florida's smallest theme park
5 reasons to visit Zambia now

5 reasons to visit Zambia now

Zambia is relaxing its visa restrictions for international visitors, so there's rarely been a better time to explore the country
5 cool ways to celebrate National Aviation Day

5 cool ways to celebrate National Aviation Day

Flying isn't perfect yet, but it's come a long way since the Wright brothers 112 years ago