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Why I climb insanely tall buildings with my bare hands

Why I climb insanely tall buildings with my bare hands

Daniel Lau has an unusual hobby -- climbing the world's tallest skyscrapers without using any ropes
World's most liveable cities in 2015 are...

World's most liveable cities in 2015 are...

The Economist Intelligence Unit's annual Liveability Ranking is out -- but this year's picture is more gloomy
Lonely Planet reveals its ultimate destinations

Lonely Planet reveals its ultimate destinations

Venerable backpacker bible assembles its very own bucket list
Hottest Asia food trends in 2015

Hottest Asia food trends in 2015

The fine-dining scene across Asia-Pacific continues to go from strength to strength
The grand illusion of Europe's invisible borders

The grand illusion of Europe's invisible borders

Italian photographer Valerio Vincenzo has spent the last eight years photographing the EU's internal boundaries: 26 countries and 16,500 kilometers of borders
Stunning time-lapse of Perseid meteor shower

Stunning time-lapse of Perseid meteor shower

Sky show from rural Montana provides epic subject for photogs
Food map: How to eat your way around South Korea

Food map: How to eat your way around South Korea

Ancient royal lunches, former fertilizers, dishes that look too pretty or too hideous to eat -- this is the Korean foodie's guide to the country's best cuisine
9 reasons to visit Georgia now

9 reasons to visit Georgia now

The former Soviet Republic is quickly becoming one of Europe's hottest destinations. Here's why
A trip down America's only metric highway

A trip down America's only metric highway

Only three nations do not use the metric system today: Myanmar, Liberia and the United States
Shanghai's new breed of

Shanghai's new breed of "speakeasy" bars

Five hidden speakeasy-style bars that hark back to Shanghai's golden era of the 1920s and '30s
What it takes to climb North America's highest mountain

What it takes to climb North America's highest mountain

It’s official. Mt. McKinley will from now on be known as Denali. Photographer Ben Adkison captures his second successful summit in a breathtaking photo gallery
Food preacher: Chef Edward Kwon's quest to globalize Korean food

Food preacher: Chef Edward Kwon's quest to globalize Korean food

Korean food is one of the world's hottest cuisines right now. The man behind much of its success shares his motivation
50 reasons Singapore is the world's greatest city

50 reasons Singapore is the world's greatest city

This year the city-state celebrates 50 years of independence
Why tourists are booking stays in Rio's favelas

Why tourists are booking stays in Rio's favelas

Ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympics, accommodation offerings are diversifying in these once feared neighborhoods
10 of the world's best snorkeling destinations

10 of the world's best snorkeling destinations

These expert-approved sites prove you don't need an air tank to see the good stuff under the sea
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
The world's 12 best spots for wild swimming

The world's 12 best spots for wild swimming

TripAdvisor has rounded up the planet's best bathing spots provided by nature