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Why Langham Hong Kong & Laduree’s Latest Collab Is Your Sweetest Afternoon

BY TEAM JST It used to be that tasting the most famous macarons in the world would require a trip to Paris. Hop, skip and Ladurée. In recent years, Ladurée has opened stores in 35 cities outside of Paris, making its mouth-watering macarons accessible to folks around the world. The House of Ladurée has always partnered with hotels around the world, don’t […]

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Jon Bon Jovi Belts Out A Tune In Mandarin & It’s Impressive!

BY TEAM JST YouTube 月亮代表我的心 (translation: The Moon Represents My Heart) is a classic tune in Mandarin-speaking countries including: China, Taiwan, and Singapore. American singer/songwriter Jon Bon Jovi, is hopping on the language train by belting out the entire song in Mandarin, not an easy task as many travelers consider Mandarin as one of the most difficult languages to […]

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Ai Weiwei Regains His Right To Free Travel

BY TEAM JST 今天,我拿到了护照。 A photo posted by Ai Weiwei (@aiww) on Jul 21, 2015 at 11:51pm PDT Instagram/Aiww Chinese contemporary artist and activist Ai Weiwei’s epic Instagram post was monumental. There’s no doubt about it. Four years ago, Ai’s Chinese passport was taken away by the government, taking away the artist’s right to free […]

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Why Chinese Tourists Need To Be Wary In Istanbul

BY JST NEWS People in 14 cities in #Turkey protest #China‘s #Ramadan ban imposed on #Uighur #Muslims 📷 pic.twitter.com/MgJmkUyo4P — Mete Sohtaoğlu (@metesohtaoglu) July 2, 2015 If you’re from China and you’re traveling to Turkey, chances are, the Chinese government is telling you to be extra careful. Despite the Chinese government’s defense over “freedom of religion” […]

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How Cindy Crawford Plays Tourist In Hong Kong

BY TEAM JST Sending love from the Wong Tai Sin Temple! A photo posted by Cindy Crawford (@cindycrawford) on Jun 16, 2015 at 8:47am PDT Courtesy: Instagram/cindycrawford As the ambassador for OMEGA, Cindy Crawford has been jetsetting all over Hong Kong with her children, Presley and Kaia. The supermodel is in the Asian metropolis to […]

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Why The Sun-Powered Plane Unexpectedly Landed In Nagoya

BY JST NEWS Courtesy: YouTube On Sunday, we reported that Solar Impulse 2 took off on an aviation record breaking ride, piloted by Swiss businessman and pilot André Borschberg. It would be the first around-the-world flight solely powered y the sun. On Sunday, the jet took off on its toughest leg, from China heading toward Honolulu. Today, […]

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Yangtze Cruise Ship Capsized, Hundreds Feared Dead

BY JST NEWS We are walking to the main rescue site on the Yangtze River. There are surprisingly few people here. pic.twitter.com/GgLGrSlRUB — Edward Wong (@comradewong) June 3, 2015 It’s been a day and a half, rescuers are still struggling to find survivors. On Monday, Eastern Star, a cruise ship carrying more than 450 people […]

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