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April 5, 2014

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (III)

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Al Badia Golf Club – Breezy Creekside course at Festival City   Just south of the new Festival City development, this striking modern course, designed by Robert Trent Jone

April 4, 2014

Most Important Historic Sights in China (I)

Most Important Historic Sights in China: Nanjing Road   Formerly known as Nanking Road, this was the street that ushered in the era of modern consumerism in China, with its department stores, display windows, and mass-produced good

April 3, 2014

Summer Getaway: The Best East Coast Beaches

When the weather starts to warm up, we all start dreaming about the perfect summer getaway. Some people may travel abroad or book a quiet cabin in the mountains, but what about a sandy getaway at the beach? A beach getaway isn’t t

Best Places to Stay in California (I)

Best Places to Stay in California: Andaz West Hollywood – Vacation like a rock star   Famous in the 1970s for hosting LA's most riotous rockers and parties, the Andaz hotel is West Hollywood's newest darling. Elegantl

April 2, 2014

Where to Stay on the Mayan Riviera (V)

With the hundreds of destinations that line the 80-mile stretch of this white-powder Caribbean sand, how do you decide where to stay on the Mayan Riviera? Whether your goal is to party all night long with friends, learn how to scuba div

March 31, 2014

Historic Hotels in Madrid, Italy (II)

Historic Hotels in Madrid, Italy: De Las Letras Hotel – A beautiful Neoclassical hotel on the Gran Via   This was one of the delightful, grandeur-filled early 20th century buildings along the Gran Vía during its heyday

March 28, 2014

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (II)

Sports and Activities in Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Dubai Desert Classic – World-class golf in the Gulf   Held at the Emirates Golf Club, this is the region's leading golfing event, first held in 1993 and now establishe

March 27, 2014

Best Places to Eat in Thailand (I)

Best Places to Eat in Thailand: Chic's Dim Sum – Dim sum and then some   Offering more than 50 types of dim sum, Chic's Dim Sum is a fun place to go for a snack or an entire meal. (We liked number 2: cream buns, thoug

March 26, 2014

Best Tourist Attractions in California (II)

Best Tourists Attractions in California: Alcatraz – Spend a day on The Rock   Gangsters like Al Capone, George “Machine Gun Kelly” and Robert Stroud were among the infamous residents at this San Francisco prison,

March 25, 2014

Most Important Temples to Visit in China (II)

Most Important Temples to Visit in China: Hanging Monastery   Built into the side of a cliff nearly 250 feet (75m) above the ground, the Hanging Monastery has a spectacular setting that conjures up visions of esoteric monks who hav