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10 of the world's most quirky restaurants

10 of the world's most quirky restaurants

TripAdvisor's list of unique eateries will change your definition of 'dining with a view'
A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

A few surprises in 2015's 'Designs of the Year'

Nominations for Design Museum's prestigious award have been revealed. Here are our top picks in each category
Chauvet Cave: France's Stone Age treasure

Chauvet Cave: France's Stone Age treasure

Also known as the Cave of Dreams, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is located in the heart of France
12 incredible UNESCO sites you've probably never heard of

12 incredible UNESCO sites you've probably never heard of

A number of UNESCO Heritage Sites remain unknown to a large percentage of travelers. Here are 12 world treasures you might not even know exist
Paris colors-- one photographer's multi-hued take on the city

Paris colors-- one photographer's multi-hued take on the city

Nichole Robertson roams the French capital capturing its browns, yellows, blues and more, for a blog and book
9 private cruises you'll want to book right now

9 private cruises you'll want to book right now

Private charters carry all the essential luxuries while heading to the coolest offbeat destinations in the Mediterranean
Show goes on as defiant Paris opens glitzy new Philharmonic

Show goes on as defiant Paris opens glitzy new Philharmonic

Just days after deadly attacks, French capital remembers victims at opening of prestigious new music venue
First Airbus A350 XWB delivered to Qatar Airways

First Airbus A350 XWB delivered to Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways, the global launch customer of the A350 XWB, will put the high-tech plane to use on its Frankfurt route
17 mind-melting street-art illusions

17 mind-melting street-art illusions

Street art across the globe brings life to dull concrete walls. But few artists do it like this
Frozen footsteps: Stunning geometric shapes appear on snowy lakes

Frozen footsteps: Stunning geometric shapes appear on snowy lakes

Simon Beck treads his fractal-inspired artworks into the icy landscapes of the European Alps