Japan makes it easier for visitors to shop tax-free in hopes of a big increase in spending.
The city's yellow ferries will give way to green (literally) and emission-free boats.
Tiny humans and one swinging acrobat provide a counterpoint to Kew Gardens' huge Temperate House.
Professor Abe's informative and educational series on visiting Central India concludes this week with a visit to Ellora, another of Maharashtra's UNESCO World Heritage sites.
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A historian's idea blended with Google technology has enabled a form of time travel.
Indian state of Goa acts to avoid more unsafe-photo deaths.
Dublin turns to humor to fight an old battle.
Bob Cranwell explores the heart of the Sahara -- a life filled with hardship, sand dunes and camel. A trip highlighted by the remarkable sights of Tassili n’Ajjer, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The pioneer piece of Scandinavian cooperation will be mainly in private hands as Norway and Sweden sell their shares.
Heathrow is approved for a third runway and major expansion, but the path is not clear for landing.
Stephanie Kalina-Metzger shares some of the travel treasures she discovered while visiting Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.
DrFumblefinger shares some photos of light breaking through clouds over northeastern Oregon.
Norway's newest national park is in an area of great beauty, as well as of historical and scientific importance.
Italy's new administration is going after counterfeit goods, and threatens fines up to €7,000 for buyers as well as sellers.