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100 Roofs Cafe in Dalat, Vietnam

For those who like a shot alongside their fantastical, creepy-fairy-tale architecture, there’s no better destination than Đà Lạt’s 100 Roofs Cafe. Tucked along a side road, the building is surprisingly inconspicuous from outside. Inside, a multistory labyrinth a-mazes visitors with stairways to nowhere, underwater arthropods, and—for those who manage to make it to the top—breathtaking views of…

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Kouign-Amann

The French village of Locronan looks much the way it did in the 15th century. Pedestrians wander the cobblestone streets freely, cut off from car traffic, surrounded by granite houses. Situated in France’s northwest region of Brittany, this well-preserved haven houses a bakeshop called Le Guillou. Here, five generations of pastry chefs have crafted kouign-amann,…

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Found: The First Egg Within a Bird Fossil

A holotype of Avimaia schweitzerae. Barbara MarrsAround 110 million years ago, a sparrow-sized bird died in northwestern China with an entire, imperfectly formed egg in its abdomen. After paleontologists dug up the bird’s preserved remains in the mid-2000s, this unidentified fossil gathered dust for over a decade in storage at China’s Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology…

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25 World’s Most Harmful Cities – Where Now not to be a Vacationer

Visiting countries and cultures that are completely different from your own is rewarding. Travel to foreign shores gives you a broader insight and understanding of humanity. You reflect on who you are. It can be life-changing. The world is always changing too.  What may have been a safe place to experience only a few years…

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18 Fabulous Luxurious Ocean Liners

Do you dream about cruising the high seas or island hopping in tropical and exotic locations? If you do, there is no need to rough it, it can be done in style! There are a few companies around the world with gigantic cruise ships. If you’ve ever seen one in port, you’ll have an idea…