Mike

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Chinese tourist accidentally spends almost 2 weeks in German refugee camp

A Chinese tourist's German vacation went from bad to worse when his wallet was stolen and he wound up spending nearly two weeks in a refugee camp.<p>The …

How to choose a South Pacific island

The South Pacific confounds even the savviest map buffs with its splatter of dots spread across the world's biggest ocean. What you can't tell from a map, or even most tourist brochures is that these palm-laden pinpricks are as diverse as the region is vast. While the postcards might look similar, …

Easy breaks from Cape Town

When the torrents of tourists on the crowded Cape become too much, find scenic fishing villages, beautiful wine country and dramatic desert less than three hours away.<p>Cape Town may take second place to Johannesburg as South Africa’s most populous city, but it easily entices more visitors each year …

The 25 Least Visited Countries In The World

The problem might just be finding the right destination. The least visited country in the world may not be the one you would think.<p><b>Click here to go straight to the destinations ></b><p>I am currently conducting research through visits to all 198 countries of the world.<p>The reason? To figure out where I …

The U.S. congressman who desperately wants to tear apart the TSA

Representative John Mica, one of the Transportation Security Administration’s most persistent critics, said he’ll propose legislation to return all …

Italy Travel: Seven Places Off The Tourist Map

Rome, Florence, Venice, and Naples -- these are the destinations where a first-time visitor to Italy dreams of traveling, and rightly so. You could spend your entire vacation in any one of these magnificent cultural hubs. But the lesser-known places; the towns and villages you'd likely pass by -- …

Sydney’s small bar revolution

A new wave of creative bars is reinvigorating Sydney’s nightlife scene, springing up along dark backstreets, down concrete service steps and through unmarked doors.<p>A new wave of bars is revolutionising Sydney’s nightlife scene, meaning that entertainment in Australia’s largest city has never before …

Three Sisters Springs, Florida

The 10 Best Islands In The World, According To TripAdvisor (PHOTOS)

TripAdvisor is all about its annual lists: The best beaches, the most romantic hotels, the best hotels, and the best hotels for families being among them.<p>Its newest list examines the islands of the world, and the U.S. in particular. While Florida has five of the 10 best islands in the United …