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Aarhus, Denmark (CNN) — As Denmark’s “second city,” Aarhus is used to Copenhagen grabbing all the attention. But over the past few years, Aarhus has emerged from the capital’s shadow, garnering a reputation among travelers as an exciting alternative for a Danish city break. Aarhus, the country’s second-largest city, is located on the east coast
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(CNN) — Doesn’t it seem like common sense? That it’s a bad idea to fly a drone near an airport? And that it’s probably against the law too? This doesn’t seem to have stopped drone owners near London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Newark, Dublin and Dubai airports. Over the past months, these airports had flight operations
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Decades of climbing on the world’s highest mountain have turned it into a very tall garbage dump, strewn with rubbish, human waste and even bodies. But a dedicated — and impressively fit — team of volunteers are tackling the problem by carrying out one of the world’s most ambitious clean-ups, and it’s seeing immediate results.
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(CNN) — Homemade pasta, beautiful churches, delicious gelato, glamorous haute couture and a cultural history like nowhere else. There’s already a legion of reasons to visit Italy, but 2019 brings another as the country its celebrates one of its original artistic exports: Leonardo da Vinci. May 2 marks 500 years since the death of the
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(CNN) — Before the UAE struck it rich with oil, the region had a different source of wealth — pearl oysters. The naturally occurring treasures once formed the backbone of its economy, but their significance dwindled by the early 1900s as a result of Japanese techniques for cultivating immaculate pearls. Now a new type of
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On Tuesday, the official, verified Twitter account of the Indian Army’s Additional Directorate General of Public Information tweeted a picture of what it claimed were Yeti tracks in the snow. “For the first time, an Indian Army mountaineering expedition team has sited (sic) mysterious footprints of mythical beast Yeti,” read the post, which was accompanied
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(CNN) — When you’re deciding your next vacation destination, it’s unlikely that Iraq will be top of your list. The Middle Eastern country has long been synonymous with conflict or turmoil — and the idea of wandering Baghdad snapping photos seems pretty far fetched. But Norwegian photographer Christian Lindgren did just that — jetting off
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(CNN) — Tracey Cheatham didn’t come to Kenya for the animals. She came for the people. The doctor from Las Vegas has spent a year planning this trip with her lawyer husband Mark McIntire to celebrate her 50th birthday. They’ve flown the 300-kilometer trip from Nairobi to The Sanctuary at Ol Lentille, in the far
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(CNN) — Didn’t receive an invitation to this week’s abdication ceremony of Japanese Emperor Akihito on May 30 or the coronation of his son, Crown Prince Naruhito, on May 1? The good news is you can join the country’s biggest “after party” at their home. On May 4, the newly crowned Naruhito and his wife,
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Indonesia’s Minister of National Development and Planning Board Chief, Bambang Brodjonegoro, said President Joko Widodo favored a plan to relocate the capital from Jakarta to outside of Java Island, according to CNN Indonesia, but that the government has not yet formally decided an exact location. According to Reuters, Brodjonegoro said on Monday that the administration
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