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Points of Interest: Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Search Continues, One World Trade Center Security Official Resigns

by Zach Everson. Posted Mar 31st 2014 10:03 AM
Australia Malaysia Plane
Associated Press
'The search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 continuing, the One World Trade Center security official resigning after some high-profile break-ins and Airbnb adopting a new tone on taxes are among today's points of interest.
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Danube River Cruise Through Germany, Austria and Hungary (PHOTOS)

by Jess Moss. Posted Oct 22nd 2013 11:00 AM
river cruise boats Vienna Austria
Jess Moss, AOL
Onion-domed churches, vineyards chiseled into hills, ancient castles and grand palaces: a river cruise on the Danube is a scenic affair. In August I joined Viking River Cruise's Romantic Danube trip from Nuremberg to Budapest. Along the way the boat stopped at historic riverside towns and cities, including Regensburg, Passau, Melk and Vienna.

Follow along in the slidehsow below to see what it's like to spend a week on the water cruising one of Europe's grandest rivers.
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River Cruise Timelapse Video: 8 Days in 2 Minutes

by Jess Moss. Posted Oct 21st 2013 03:00 PM
Danube River Cruise Timelapse

One of the best things about river cruising is the slow pace of the trip. Boats float along peacefully and stop regularly at towns and cities for on-the-ground explorations. But if you're short on time, you can see what an 8-day river cruise looks like in less than 2 minutes.

In August I rode on Viking's Romantic Danube river cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest. Here's a view from the bow as the boat sailed from Germany to Austria to Hungary.
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Luxury Train Travel: 5 Trips For Locomotive Lovers

by Rebecca Dolan. Posted Apr 13th 2011 07:00 AM
luxury train travel

Matt Hind/Orient Express

Train travel is not as glamorous as it used to be. In the States, riding the rails means crowded coach cars, cramped sleepers and quick-serve food. But, look beyond our shores and there are still some lines that evoke the glory days of traveling by train.
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The 10 Best Bathhouses in the World

by Cheryl Lock. Posted Feb 22nd 2011 05:30 PM
best bathhouses

Cagaloglu Hamami

Luxuriating in a bathhouse was a stalwart of ancient Rome, where these first spas were the go-to spots for healing and relaxation. But there are still bathhouses all over the world that welcome travelers seeking rejuvenation. Some are more than two thousand years old, while others are modern recreations of the good old days of taking the waters. These ten bathhouses should make their way onto your travel list.
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