Thursday, June 10, 2010
We went looking for your compelling, natural portraits from around the globe. The 21 best include Egyptian weavers at a carpet factory, cooks playing cards on break in Beijing, young Russian girls dolled up for the ballet, and a Peruvian mother with her children.
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FROM OUR BLOG: THIS JUST IN
Fewer people in the travel industry are working to show some love. Airlines are one-upping each other to nickel-and-dime, and cruises are adding fuel supplements. But on a trip to Beijing, I found a hotel hitting the right note: A cooling face mask was waiting by my bedside. Have you recently come across a hotel amenity that felt truly empathetic?
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HAVE A FIELD DAY
Across the world, farmstays—with their clean country air and down-to-earth activities—are cultivating a serious following. We try the simple life on for size in St. Croix.
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Built for family fun, this resort package includes tickets for four to Ripley's Aquarium, an IMAX theater, and a mini-golf course.
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