The food that’s taken centuries to perfect

(CNN) — The cuisine of Egypt has always been underrated. Although seldom named among the great food cultures of the Mediterranean or Middle East,...

Airline makes woman take a pregnancy test

Hong Kong (CNN) — A Hong Kong-based airline has apologized after it demanded a passenger take a test to prove she was not pregnant...

When tourist photos go bad

(CNN) — Looking at vacation photo albums used to be a chore. Kids around the world would sit, bored, as family members scrolled through...

South America’s ‘Lost World’ rediscovered

(CNN) — Taking time off from his Sherlock Holmes mysteries, Arthur Conan Doyle penned a tale about a remote corner of South America where...

Message in a hangar: New York City fashion show walks the walk at JFK

(CNN) — New York City is no stranger to head turning, over-the-top fashion — but its biannual Fashion Week brings boldness in spades.Each year,...

Living in Amsterdam’s red-light district

(CNN) — Amsterdam's De Wallen red-light district has long been one of the city's most provocative neighborhoods thanks to its notorious window brothels.But the...

Iconic theater in London where Prince and Madonna performed is engulfed in flames

Eight fire engines and around 60 firefighters worked to get the fire under control, according to the London Fire Brigade. Videos from the scene...

You can still buy $1 houses all over Italy

(CNN) — While most good things get more expensive, one dream got ridiculously cheap in 2019 thanks to the rise of the €1 home...

Singapore’s hidden military secrets

Singapore (CNN) — Inside the dimly lit underground bunker, 12 military commanders are about to trigger the largest capitulation in British military history.At 9:45...

Driverless bullet train speeds across China

(CNN) — China has just hurtled past another milestone in its vast high-speed railway expansion plans. As the countdown to the 2022...

19 destinations that defined 2019

(CNN) — A cathedral in flames is a heart-stopping sight. A son following in his mother's footsteps is a heartwarming one.Places evoke all kinds...

White Sands National Monument has been designated as the newest US national park

The White Sands National Monument in southern New Mexico has been officially designated as White Sands National Park.Located in the Tularosa Basin, White Sands...

Americans can travel to Cuba. Here’s how

Viñales, Cuba (CNN) — In the foothills of the Sierra de los Órganos Mountains, more than two hours west of Havana, a trickle of...

All aboard India’s joyful ‘toy train’

(CNN) — There's just something romantic about slow, narrow-gauge, rail journeys. In a world of where everyone is rushing to get to their destination...

The return of the legendary US airline you’ve probably never heard of

(CNN) — Some airline brands die forever. Others, it seems, go into suspended animation, waiting to be reborn when the time's right to take...