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China — Discover the best of the old and the thrill of the new in this stunningly diverse land. The 2008 Olympics may have focused the world's attention on Beijing, but you'll find plenty of places to explore across the country.

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For the culture, architecture, scenery, and history of the Orient, and cities that don’t feel touristy.

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Guilt Trip: How Many Vacation Rules Have You Broken?

July 22, 2014 by Yahoo! Travel

ByReggie Nadelson for Yahoo! Travel The secret’s out: many of us break the rules on our vacations — and we have a lot of fun doing it. OK, fess up. I know you’ve ... Read More »

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13 American Words with Completely Different Meanings Overseas

July 03, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Britain, Ireland, Scotland, Australia, and many others countries speak the English language. But sometimes talking with the locals there can feel as foreign to ... Read More »

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8 (Slightly Odd) Spa Treatments for Stress Relief from Around the World

June 23, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Relaxation takes form in all shapes and sizes. To some, an afternoon coffee with a pastry eases away the tension better than a full-body massage. To others, ... Read More »

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10 Quirky Local Customs Travelers Should Know

June 18, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Flight: booked. Hotel: reserved. Language podcasts: Completed. What else do you need to prepare before jetting off on vacation? Most of us would probably never ... Read More »

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5 Ways to Travel in the Not-So-Distant Future

June 02, 2014 by Tommy Burson

Thirty years ago, we wondered if today's world would have flying cars, hover boards, and a sports almanac that would change the sports-betting industry forever— ... Read More »

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“If you're traveling in the fall or spring, be aware of Daylight Savings time, which can impact flight itineraries.”

Alex Schechter Assistant Editor

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