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Dark star: Sleepy Chinese town brought alive by its murky past

Dark star: Sleepy Chinese town brought alive by its murky past

Brutal property baron’s former fiefdom now home to incredible array of museums, boutique hotels and a vintage cinema
10 reasons to love Kaohsiung

10 reasons to love Kaohsiung

Taiwan's second biggest city is a fascinating mishmash of Buddhist ethics, outlandish nature and surprising art
Brisbane: A G20 guide to one of the world's most livable cities

Brisbane: A G20 guide to one of the world's most livable cities

As the G20 Leaders' Summit kicks off, Brisbane is emerging from the shadows of Melbourne and Sydney
Essential Shanghai guide for exec travelers

Essential Shanghai guide for exec travelers

Consider yourself lucky if work brings you to China's most cosmopolitan city. Here's how to cram the best of Shanghai into a business trip
Prize-winning photos capture glorious beauty of British landscape

Prize-winning photos capture glorious beauty of British landscape

For a relatively small collection of islands, the UK packs in an phenomenal range of beautiful scenery
Howard Finster's 'Paradise': The South's most inspired garden

Howard Finster's 'Paradise': The South's most inspired garden

The Georgia garden of beloved folk artist Howard Finster -- he did album art for R.E.M. and Talking Heads -- is undergoing a restoration
12 things to do in New York City before you die

12 things to do in New York City before you die

A New York native shares his top picks for karaoke, pastrami, movie theaters, long walks and more
Swamps, scorpions and war: A 3,750-mile walk along the Nile

Swamps, scorpions and war: A 3,750-mile walk along the Nile

Photojournalist Levison Wood endures robbery, crocodiles, mountains, scorpions and civil conflict to become first person to walk length of famous river
APEC fashion hits and misses

APEC fashion hits and misses

It's back on. APEC's “silly shirt” tradition is revived in Beijing with Chinese President Xi Jinping working his "Mao-style" jacket
Sex museums: A global guide

Sex museums: A global guide

Displaying everything from Catherine the Great's 'naughty chair' to a 5.5-foot-long whale penis, these erotica exhibits aren't for the prudish
6 of America's most romantic small towns

6 of America's most romantic small towns

Ignore "Gone Girl." Small town America doesn't have to burn relationships, it can also rekindle them
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Destination Berlin

The tiny town of Goerlitz has become a star in movies like Wes Anderson's latest production, while Potsdam and Leipzig ooze charm and history