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10 places to stop over on your stopover

10 places to stop over on your stopover

A stopover isn’t a stopover unless you stop over (geddit?!!?). So if you’re the kind of traveller who’s inclined to do more than just find an airport lounger to fall asleep on in between flights, check out our 10 best destinations to make the most of your stopover. Vancouver Airport: Vancouver International Airport Vancouver has … More

10 Splashy New Mosques Around the World

10 Splashy New Mosques Around the World

With Europe’s grand cathedrals in sundry states of decay and barely a one less than a century old, it may occur to some architecture buffs that when it comes to spiritual sites, mosques occupy the new frontier of the avant-garde. And while Islamic architecture and mosques, like almost any faiths or temple constructions, impose certain … More

When Not to Visit the Most Popular Cities in the World

When Not to Visit the Most Popular Cities in the World

Here’s a thought. Why not take the top ten most popular cities in the world – based on United Nations World Tourism Organization statistics on international arrivals – and look at when not to visit them?

New Architecture to Look Forward to in 2013

New Architecture to Look Forward to in 2013

We live for ambitious architectural efforts – ones that aspire, inspire and dare to make us look at skyscrapers, museums and sundry civic projects with a critical eye. Take a look at eleven of the most charismatic and dramatic ventures in architecture in 2013.

Best Hotel Gyms in the World

Best Hotel Gyms in the World

You have to be in good shape to take on a world-class city like San Francisco, Munich or Tokyo. A classy hotel gym can help you feel the burn and, indeed, burn off those holiday kilos before you return home. With that, discover a lucky thirteen top-shelf hotel fitness centres.

Best Pay-In Airport Lounges

Best Pay-In Airport Lounges

Pay-in airport lounges allow us, the non-first-class frequent flyer, to indulge in some pre-departure, layover largesse. So, excuse us, but while you slump miserably at the gate in a stupor, we will be in the nap room with a massage therapist.

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