Chris Grady

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Amazing Time-Lapse of Shanghai

Photographer Rob Whitworth collaborated with urban identity expert JT Singh to make this incredible time-lapse exploring Shanghai’s diversity and …

How to take tea around the world

Milk and two sugars or strong and black? Holly Gurr takes a look at how the world's biggest tea drinkers take their cuppas…<p>1. China<p>It is widely …

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

Travel

Iraq seeks threefold tourism rise despite unrest

Iraq sees an average of about two million tourists a year, but with developments and improvements, that number could be raised to six million, Baha al-Mayahi, a senior adviser to the Iraqi tourism ministry, told the AFP.<p>The capital city of Baghdad, the second largest city in the Arab world …

Plane Etiquette 101

Flying can feel like torture.<p>The bone-dry cabin air is recycled. Spaces are ridiculously cramped. Passengers don’t always have ready access to food, water, and restrooms. It’s a fight waiting to happen—and happen it does.<p>Flash points include seat territory disputes, scuffles over luggage space, and …