Thursday, May 19, 2011
GEAR TO GET
Sure, you've packed a towel, but did you remember your snorkel camera? We didn't think so. Here's your go-to guide to 10 shore things you never knew you needed.
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Meet our new blogger Hobart Fowlkes: high-end jet-setter by trade, budget globe-trotter by choice. We fell in love with him and his travel tales, and think that you will, too. He'll be updating us regularly from around the world—but first, a personal introduction.
DITCH THE TOURIST BUSES
The public M29 bus travels four miles from an artsy eastern neighborhood to the well-to-do heart of former West Berlin. Hop off at the landmarks below for a dose of the city's history, architecture, and sweets.
Take a stroll on the Great Wall, tour the Forbidden City, and roam the imperial gardens.
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