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Singapore’s Best-Kept Secrets: 10 Must-Visit Under the Radar Spots

There are the obvious things to do when you get to Singapore: the zoo, a stopover at Sentosa island, shopping on Orchard Road; but if you dig just a bit deeper, there are an abundance of off-the-beaten-track experiences that are truly the best way to experience this melting pot of cultures, trends, …

The ultimate guide to seeing Montreal in a day

Montreal is as close to a European city as one can get without crossing the Atlantic.<p>French is the first language of over half the population (but many also speak English), the city has a unique way of mixing old-world architecture with the new (that might not be found elsewhere in the region), and …

Travel Guides

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Walk, cycle, kayak or horse ride around some of the continent’s most stunning and remote corners<p>The Persians named Cappadocia “the land of beautiful horses” after its wild mountain ponies – and the striking landscape of deep canyons and strangely shaped rocks is perfect for an unusual horseback …

The Best Secret Streets Around the World

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Keong Saik Road: The coolest new block in Singapore

The former red light district has a library with a secret bar, chic restaurants and a reputation for being super-hip. Here's why<p><i>CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports.</i> …

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The worst possible advice to give someone traveling to Singapore

1. “Add ‘lah’ to the end of every sentence to speak Singlish”<p>Singaporeans are pretty proud of their pidgin-speak so you are sadly mistaken if you …

Guide Books

Three-Day Weekend: Quebec City

You may fall so hard for the charms and quirks of Quebec City that you'll find yourself mistaking the St. Lawrence River for the Seine.

Quebec City

Top 10 places to eat and drink in Brussels

Brussels offers some of the most tempting (and dangerous to the waistline) food and drink. Wake up with waffles, devour a cone of frites and mayonnaise at street shacks, get your sugar rush on some of the world’s best chocolate and pile your plate high with fresh <i>moules</i> (mussels). Then wash it all …

25 Things You Absolutely, Positively Have to Do in London

We've compiled a shortlist of the 25 distinctly London things that will ensure a perfect visit, whether it's your first trip or your 50th. Our picks mix the antique with the of-the-moment, the simple with the indulgent. May a bespoke suit and Vesper martini be in your future.<p>Sample the Best of …

Best New Walking Tour Apps

Love exploring cities on your own two feet? These mobile services—each vetted by T+L—put the guide right in your pocket, giving you local expertise …

The best New York City restaurant for every type of cuisine

As part of its 2016 restaurant-survey results, released last month, Zagat compiled a list of the best restaurants in New York City for every type of cuisine.<p>From smoky barbecue to authentic Vietnamese bahn mi sandwiches to handmade falafel, there's a top-rated spot to curb every craving.<p>There were …

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The Best Secret Streets in 10 Cities Worldwide

Even in these popular locales, discoveries await. Here are our favorite off-the-beaten-path stretches in each.<p>Rome, London, Tokyo, Los Angeles: to …

Wall Street's brightest minds reveal the most important charts in the world

As many of the charts in our latest collection from some of Wall Street's top strategists show, questions right now center on what the future holds for the US economy, for emerging markets, and the Federal Reserve.<p>The last time we ran this feature back in February, the world looked different. The …

Markets

9/11 Survivor Captured In Iconic Photo Dies Of Cancer

Marcy Borders was working on the 81st floor of the World Trade Center's North Tower when the first plane hit.<p>Marcy Borders, a survivor of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks who was photographed covered in dust after fleeing the World Trade Center, has died of stomach cancer.<p>Borders' family announced …

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10 of the best ways to enjoy Istanbul on a budget

Photograph: Alamy<p>The Blue Mosque.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/18/1439916416477/9f65743a-986a-48b7-876f-ff9c7830f21d-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>The Blue …

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Six grand Budapest hotels

Gresham Palace<p>“This is undoubtedly a very grand Budapest hotel, if not actually the Grand Budapest Hotel Wes Anderson was inspired by when making his …

Budapest's best ruin bars

Budapest’s 'ruin bars' – quirky pubs and clubs that have taken over the city's abandoned spaces – shouldn't be missed. Here are four of the best to …

Europe's Best Rooftop Bars: Budapest's 360 Bar

There’s a time of day in any European capital in summer when you want to get up and out of the muck – by which we mean the daily grind of (mostly) enjoyable travel, the work of having to do and see. Basically, all day you’ve been down grinding in the quotidian life of – Paris, Rome, Milan, Firenze, …

Budapest’s 8th district a hidden gem

BUDAPEST, Hungary —A gritty Budapest neighbourhood that’s been compared to parts of New York City is hoping to attract visitors with a new tour about …

Budapest: City of paradox

Most Americans choose Prague as their first foray into Eastern Europe, but the true powerhouse of the region is Budapest, capital of Hungary. Budapest can be challenging and complicated -- but it's a cosmopolitan place of unexpected elegance, fascinating and rewarding.<p>Sprawling across the banks of …

You’ll Flip for Budapest’s Pinball Museum

There has to be a twist.<p>Deep in the basement of a Budapest apartment building lies one of the city’s best kept—albeit noisiest—secrets: the Flipper …

The best of Budapest (a local’s guide)

Hotelier Henry Kallan wants each of his boutique hotels to reflect the city it's in. For his newest property, the Aria Hotel Budapest, the focus is a passion for music.<p>"Most people first think of classical music and opera when visiting Budapest, but there is also a dynamic jazz and contemporary …

Avoid restaurants with a view and cruise ship crowds, and other ways to enhance a Venice visit

Venice feels a little like Disneyland to me: a fairytale-like destination full of tourists. It's great to behold with fresh eyes, but it can get overwhelming after a few days. To help keep your visit cheery, here are some tips based on a recent trip to the City of Canals:<p><b>Dining: Be wary of</b> …

America's 10 Best Places to Eat a Hot Dog

All burgers and ice cream aside, hot dogs are the quinessential mid-summer meal. While everyone has their preferred take on the classic—grilled, …

It’s Time To Settle Which Country Has The Best Mac N’ Cheese Variety: Canada Or The USA

Kraft Dinner or Kraft Mac ‘N’ Cheese is one of those kitchen staples that everybody seems to love from their childhood. It’s a nostalgic treat that’s still popular today, hiring golden voiced hobos to read commercials and filling store shelves everywhere.<p>But did you know there was a difference …

Free Things to Do in Rome

TravelFree Things to Do<p>Rome may be a city of high fashion and expensive tastes, but its rich history and art offer plenty of cultural sites that won't cost you a dime, including churches and most monuments. You don't have to look far for free activities in the Eternal City.<p><b>Attractions</b><p>Built between …

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