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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'
Rare Roman headstone uncovered in England

Rare Roman headstone uncovered in England

Discovered facedown at a dig in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, the tombstone has spectacular inscriptions on the front
Most popular world wonders ranked

Most popular world wonders ranked

More than 8 billion people travel to national parks and reserves every year. A new study lists the most-visited ones
China tourists rename top U.K. landmarks

China tourists rename top U.K. landmarks

The Shard will be known to Chinese tourists as the "A Tower", while Savile Row becomes "Tall, rich, handsome street"
London's disused train tunnels to be turned into cycle highways?

London's disused train tunnels to be turned into cycle highways?

Bikers and pedestrians could have a new network of underground pathways to commute around London
Yoda, Darth Vader get the wax treatment

Yoda, Darth Vader get the wax treatment

"Star Wars" fans will soon be able to see their favorite characters immortalized in wax
Huge blue whale skeleton puts Diplodocus out of job

Huge blue whale skeleton puts Diplodocus out of job

Bones of marine giant to replace London's Natural History Museum's celebrated resident
British Airways first class called 'filthy' and 'disgusting'

British Airways first class called 'filthy' and 'disgusting'

Is there no longer any refuge from the humiliations of economy class?

"Hold on, folks, we're landing sideways."

Shocking video shows planes attempting to land in treacherous cross-winds at Birmingham International Airport, UK
50 years on, why Churchill still matters

50 years on, why Churchill still matters

British landmarks celebrate the incredible life of the audacious politician who led his country to victory in World War II