Jorge Kan

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A Guide to Tipping in 10 Cities

You've enjoyed a lovely meal: The ambiance is perfect from beside the Vltava River, the River Thames or the Bosporus Strait, the food seemed to transport you further into the exciting city, and you feel a delicious sense of wonder about the world. Then the bill comes -- how does one tip for such an …

18 free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand with a variety of ways to make your holiday budget stretch a little further.<p>In addition to the …

A diver explores a cenote in Tulum, Mexico. Ancient Maya believed that the rain god Chaak lived in these natural wells.http://on.natgeo.com/1dhQH1e Photograph by Patrik Gustafsson, National Geographic Your Shot

5 Reasons to Visit D.C. Now

Despite its incredible museums, patriotism-inspiring attractions, and innovative urban layout, cutting-edge urbanites tend to mock Washington, D.C.‘s …

Tampa Tourism Officials Say Industry Close to Reaching Pre-Recession Levels

Officials say Hillsborough County’s tourism industry is recovering from the recession.<p>In the last fiscal year, the county collected $21.2 million in …

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Jordan Studies Impact of Earthquakes of the Future in Petra Region

A study released this week warned of a marginal risk on buildings, roads and infrastructure components in the Petra region of Jordan due to the …

14 Travel Predictions for 2014

<i>by Wendy Perrin</i><p>Coming up with the ten biggest changes in travel of 2013 got me contemplating what 2014 might have in store. Here are a few …

Japan's top 10 culinary locations

Unesco recently added Japanese cuisine – known in Japan as <i>washoku</i> – to its Intangible Cultural Heritage list. This puts it equal to French cuisine, the only other national culinary tradition to be so honoured. A journey around Japan reveals the wisdom of Unesco’s decision: every corner of the …