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Bars with a View

by Sarah Rose. Posted Dec 17th 2010 03:25 PM
Bars with a View


These bars have views that command as much attention as the cocktails.
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Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong Will Have 118th Floor Pool

by Libby Zay. Posted Nov 12th 2010 12:36 PM
Standing 118 stories high, the new Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong will be the tallest hotel in the world -- and there will be an infinity-edge pool on the top floor.
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Bathrooms with a View

by Terry Ward. Posted Sep 9th 2010 03:30 PM

Hyatt on the Bund

Ten of the best views in the house

It's hard to think of anything more indulgent than being treated to royal views in that most utilitarian of rooms -- the bathroom. From whales cavorting outside floor-to-ceiling windows in luxury hotel bathrooms to the sparkling Vegas and New York City skyline views of cool nightclub toilets, the sightseeing opportunities in these far-from-humble wash closets are worth writing home about. So leave the reading material behind and enjoy the view from these ten top thrones.
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World's Strangest Airport Attractions

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Nov 17th 2009 04:58 PM

Ha Pak Wong

For so long, airport layovers have meant tucking into a Robert Ludlum novel or impulse shopping in duty free. No longer. Much to the delight-and relief-of travelers of all ages, unexpected services and attractions are cropping up at airports around the world.
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The World's Scariest Runways

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Nov 13th 2009 04:44 PM

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There's a sobering saying among pilots: "Any landing you can walk away from is a good landing." And it's not until you fly into places like Paro in Bhutan or Toncontìn Airport in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, that the adage starts to make sense. Both are surrounded by mountains, and Toncontìn has one of the world's shortest international runways; each requires a series of hard, last-minute banks.
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