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Inside the New Shimao Wonderland InterContinental in Shanghai

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This story originally appeared in the January/February 2019 issue of Elite Traveler.
When the hotel is called ‘Wonderland' you can be sure something magical is in store. And you'll be heading down a rabbit hole of sorts, as the curious S-shaped structure is mostly underground - it was built in an abandoned quarry. The hotel has 15 floors, 14 of which are subterranean and two completely submerged inside a 33-ft-deep aquarium. The ambitious $555m project has been a decade in the making; built by Studio Jade+Qa (who also created the Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai), the hotel's construction had...
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Fifteen Reasons Why You Should Head To New Zealand In 2019

Fifteen Reasons Why You Should Head To New Zealand In 2019

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It's always the perfect time to visit New Zealand. Here are 15 extra reasons why you should visit in 2019.
1. Rocket land
The first astronauts to land on the Moon in 1969 may have been American, but 50 years later New Zealand has its own thriving space industry. New Zealand scientist and engineer Peter Beck's Rocket Lab owns the world's only private orbital launch range on the tip of the Mahia Peninsula on the sparsely populated East Coast. Rocket Lab plans to revolutionise the ability of satellite companies to reach orbit by launching smaller, less expensive rockets more frequently. It...
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Interesting Facts About Dubai Miracle Garden

Dubai Miracle Garden - The World's biggest flower Garden located in Dubai. Plan your trip to Dubai & visit this garden. Before visiting go through these interesting facts... Read more ...

Interesting Facts About Dubai Miracle Garden

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Get Your Car Off the Ground With These Labor Day Jack Deals

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Why The U.S. Is Selling Taiwan New F-16 Fighter Jets

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This week, the United States announced its intention to sell Taiwan a fleet of new F-16 fighter jets. The sale involves nearly 70 F-16 fighter jets worth $8 billion and is... Read more ...

Curaçao tourism to receive United Airlines flight on a weekly basis

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The Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao will receive a weekly United Airlines flight out of Newark, New Jersey beginning on Saturday, December 7. Read more ...

Tickets to Sydney International Art Series 2019/20 now on sale

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Saturday's Best Deals: Labor Day Sales, Six Pounds of Gummy Bears, Patio...

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Burrow's Labor Day sale , Azul , and a bunch of discounted patio torches lead off Saturday's best deals from around the web. Read more ...

Portugal tourism grows with growth in domestic tourists

Portugal tourism grows with growth in domestic tourists

Portugal continues to be a preferred choice for travellers due to the central and southern regions of the country witnessing continued growth, especially among domestic... Read more ...

Government is considering of expanding visa waiver & tourism subsidy programs

Government is considering of expanding visa waiver & tourism subsidy programs

The central government will cautiously evaluate proposals by the Taipei City Government to develop its visa waiver and fall and winter domestic tourism subsidy programs to... Read more ...

The revenue for Tunisia tourism increases 44 percent annually

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In Tunisia, tourism revenues increased 44% year-on-year from September 2018 to August 2019, as per the government report. The industry experienced TND 3.16 billion. Tunisia... Read more ...

David Koch's reclusive nephew is next in line to inherit the family legacy...

David Koch's reclusive nephew is next in line to inherit the family legacy, and he may be planning a shift away from conservative politics

REUTERS/Carlo Allegri Koch Industries confirmed Friday morning that 79-year-old David Koch, brother to 83-year-old Charles Koch, has died. The Koch family legacy includes the... Read more ...

Amazon Original Series racked up 47 Emmy nominations in 2019 - here's how...

Amazon Original Series racked up 47 Emmy nominations in 2019 - here's how much it costs to watch them and thousands of other films and TV shows

Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Ten of Amazon's original series are contenders for the 71st Emmy Awards. Overall, these series received a combined 47 nominations. These... Read more ...