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International Beauty Products: What To Skip & What To Schlep Home

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Mar 31st 2011 10:00 AM
International Beauty Products


Bringing home beauty secrets of a faraway destination doesn't require an expensive wellness vacation or a plastic surgery trip. Instead, national beauty secrets can be found everywhere from the local pharmacy to the farmer's market. What should be searched out and what should be left to the locals? Check out our top hits and misses below.
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Top London Restaurants

by Jasmine Moy. Posted Mar 19th 2011 05:00 PM
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London, a town known more for its bridges and clock towers, its monarchy and dreary weather, has stealthily become one of the word's dining destinations. Any restaurant that could be called one of London's best is also probably one of the world's best. For those planning a week in cosmopolitan London for shopping, sightseeing, or even seeing some oddities, here are five top London restaurants you shouldn't miss:
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Royal Wedding Souvenirs: Reminders of Your Trip

by Libby Zay. Posted Mar 16th 2011 11:00 AM
Royal Wedding Souvenirs


If you're headed to London for the royal wedding, you are sure to see some weird and wacky commemorative reminders of the big day. From ceramic mugs to condoms, British merchants are cashing in on Prince William and Kate Middleton's big day. Featured in this gallery are some royal wedding souvenirs that are on the shelves now, as well as some treasures from the royal wedding past that will likely be reproduced in the coming weeks.
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Five European Airports to Avoid for Flight Connections

by Zach Honig. Posted Mar 16th 2011 12:01 AM

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For business travelers, paying a few extra bucks for a direct flight is seldom an issue, but tourists often book flights with cost in mind, choosing to fly multiple segments to reach their destination if the price is right. If you think connecting at an airport in the U.S. is inconvenient, try gate hopping at London Heathrow, Madrid Barajas, or our other picks for airports to avoid in Europe.
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Hatton Garden: Where London Gets Engaged

by Libby Zay. Posted Mar 10th 2011 05:00 PM
If the royal wedding has inspired you to plan a special date of your own, there is a hidden gem in London where you are sure to find the perfect engagement ring: Hatton Garden.
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