Meet the durian, a tropical fruit you love or hate
December 8, 2018, 12:05 p.m. by Josh Lew
Durian is known for its strong odor. Despite being banned in some hotels and subways, lovers of this unusual fruit go to great lengths for a taste.
10 international destinations for novice travelers
November 5, 2018, 10:20 a.m. by Josh Lew
These user-friendly locales are ideal for first-time world travelers.
In Istanbul, your recyclables can reduce your subway fare
November 3, 2018, 10:45 a.m. by Josh Lew
Istanbul lets train riders pay fares by recycling bottles, but it's not the only city to provide this option.
The world's newest commercial airport is an engineering marvel
October 13, 2018, 11:59 a.m. by Josh Lew
One of the world's newest airports, Pakyong Airport, is amazingly scenic, but engineers had to build it from scratch in the Himalaya Mountains.
'Scattered hotels' are saving historic villages in Italy and beyond
October 9, 2018, 2:31 p.m. by Josh Lew
What started as a way to preserve ancient Italian villages is spreading around the world.
Rising seas are swallowing Scotland's Stone Age ruins
October 7, 2018, 11:32 a.m. by Josh Lew
Scientists are rushing to document neolithic ruins on the Orkney Islands before they're washed away.