Road, Wing, Human

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The tourist trail is sometimes more enlightening than the philosopher’s path.

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Three Marvelous Days in Moscow

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Three days in Moscow provided me a nuanced impression of the city, albeit one I want to build upon with future visits.

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Battle of the Bornean Cities

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I found the states of Sabah and Sarawak—and, in particular, their capitals of Kota Kinabalu and Kuching—to be completely different.

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A New American Journey

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Onboard American Airlines flight 27, from Los Angeles to Tokyo Haneda, Sandra simply smiled sweetly and handed me a glass of champagne.

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What to Do With 48 Hours in Hobart

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If you only have 48 hours in Hobart, you simply won’t be able to fit everything in. But this list will give you the best chance of seeing the best of the best.

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How Not to Fuck Up Asia’s Most Epic Island Day Trip

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My decision to make a day trip from Kota Kinabalu to the remote island of Bohey Dulang was significantly outside the bounds of a standard “adventure.”

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You’re Probably Not Going to See Tigers Here

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Most of the animals you see here will be deer, and although you might also happen upon some rhinos and elephants as well, you’re almost guaranteed not to see a tiger.

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How to Get a Russia Visa

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One of the many reasons I held off visiting Russia as long as I did was the complicated visa process.

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