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Following a number of discrimination lawsuits, Airbnb's reputation is on shaky ground. The company hopes some notable hires, including former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, can turn things around.
Yes, the secret is out. Pokémon Go players should go to the Santa Cruz Wharf if they are going to find those creatures difficult to find elsewhere, from Horseas to Magnemites and Omanytes. The large number of Pokéstops have become ...
No other town in the Golden State has such a high concentration of historic homes and businesses; aficionados of Victorian architecture will be in love with Pacific Grove.
It's easy to appreciate Carmel for its low-key beauty and spectacular cypress tree-dusted scenery.
Walking along Nanjing Road in Shanghai is a reminder of what defines modern China, with consumerism bombarding you with messages from all directions. And indeed, it is a guilty pleasure.
Xi’an’s bird market is a great place to stock up on goods from China; everything from the different varietals of oolong and green teas to the gnarled walnuts that are a favorite of locals.
The Big Goose Pagoda is also an example of how the old in China segues into the modern, and is worth a few hours if you travel to Xi'an.
If you want a real slice of modern Chinese life in Xi'an, visit the megamalls that dot this city of 8.3 million.
Foreign influences aside, the Bund offers an incredibly eclectic collection of architecture, and is a visual reminder of how Shanghai’s global status rivals other great cities.
Built by famed Uruguayan artist Carlos Páez Vilaró, the construction of Casapueblo took almost four decades and is a highlight of visiting the Punta del Este area.
The grounds of the Great Mosque date back to the 8th century, when Islam first arrived in China, are worth a visit while you visit Xi'an's Muslim district.
Unfortunately for Louise Linton's future career prospects, the reception of her self-published book about a voluntourism stint in Zambia did not go well. Critics accused of her of describing a crassly fictionalized version of life in sub-Saharan Africa.