In Paris, a Wine Bar Inspired by Tokyo’s Jazz Cafes

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Best Turkish foods: 23 delicious dishes

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Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants: What it’s like to eat at Japan’s ‘Den’

(CNN) — Tuesday night, Den in Tokyo was given top honors by the World’s 50 Best group, recognizing it as the best restaurant in Asia. Den is no stranger to…

How are airplane evacuation slides made?

(CNN) — “Arm doors and cross check.” Almost all airline passengers have heard that instruction given by a flight attendant over the PA system, just before the plane leaves the…

The Italian village that wants to be a country

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Turkey’s $200 million ghost town of castles — Burj Al Babas

(CNN) — Picture the scene: rows of identical, palatial turreted buildings, surrounded by rolling hills and woodland. No, this isn’t the beginning to the latest Disney movie — it’s more…

Want to see Yosemite in peak season? Reservations open Wednesday

(CNN) — Yosemite National Park in California gets millions of visitors each year — more than 3.3 million in 2021. And like other big-name US national parks, it’s trying to…

Expensive Chinese teas in Hong Kong

Hong Kong (CNN) — A sumptuous three-course afternoon tea at Glassbelly Tea Lab, a fine-dining restaurant in Hong Kong, has just begun. But neither the abalone nor the A4 Wagyu…

Air New Zealand launches 17-hour flight to New York City

(CNN) — For the first time in its history, Air New Zealand is offering direct flights between Auckland and New York City. The ultra long-haul route will launch on September…

Raucous Cancun flight: New penalties issued to passengers

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