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Toilet Paper In Hong Kong Gets Political. Why China Isn’t Happy About It

BY JST NEWS Photo: Kin Cheung/AP If you’re currently in Hong Kong, you’ve probably wiped your butt with some pretty cheeky toilet paper. No pun intended. Barack Obama’s face has been printed on rolls of toilet paper in Hong Kong and the White House never said a word. Now that pro-Beijing Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chung-ying’s […]

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Flight MH370 Crash Officially Declared As An “Accident”

BY JST NEWS 10 months ago, the world mourned in shock as Malaysia Airline’s flight 370 disappeared on the way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, China on March 8, 2014. On Thursday, Malaysia’s Civil Aviation Authority (DCA) made an official announcement declaring the crash as an accident, procedures can begin with compensation claims and legal […]

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Would You Enter A Restaurant In China For The “Good Looking”

BY TEAM JST Free meals for good looking, literally. This is the tagline of an early-bird special of a restaurant in Zhengzhou, China: Jeju Island. The restaurant serves South Korean-style food, and is giving free meals to the first 50 “good looking” clients who walk in everyday. SEE ALSO: Beauty Obsession! 9 Countries Travelers Go For Plastic Surgeries […]

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Genius Puns Prove Riding Hong Kong’s Metro Can Be Entertaining

BY JST NEWS Photo: Facebook/MTR As one of the most profitable metro systems in the world, Hong Kong’s MTR (Mass Transit Railway) carries 5 million trips on any average weekday. For many locals and travelers, MTR is their main form of transportation, often times, long commutes may get…well, a bit boring. SEE ALSO: How World Sketching Tour Artist […]

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The Insanity Of Smuggling 94 iPhones

BY JST NEWS An Apple codpiece. China customs police catch Hong Kong man with 94 iPhones strapped to body. http://t.co/gM76FwrWUN pic.twitter.com/t5iURGZ8Tq — Chris Buckley 储百亮 (@ChuBailiang) January 12, 2015 What does traveling with 94 iPhones feel like? A man in Hong Kong knows. According to China’s Sina News, a Hong Kong man dressed in red sports […]

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South Africa: Experience the best of South Africa on a trip that combines vibrant Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula, the dramatic southern coast of the Western Cape and a wildlife safari in a world-renowned private game reserve adjacent to Kruger National Park. (Photo credit: National Geographic)

National Geographic Wants To Give You 13 VERY Private Expeditions

BY TEAM JST We don’t know about you, but we’re SO over trips with large tour groups with a set agenda which only leaves you rushing from one tourist landmark to another. A little flexibility, please? And where are the local gems? With the launch of National Geographic Private Expeditions, it seems that a new type […]

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Bring It On Shanghai! 18 Must-Do’s You Can’t Miss

BY WENDY HUNG Photo: Flickr/Yuya Sekiguchi Today’s Shanghai is a metropolitan comparable to the Big Apple of Asia, with skyscrapers towering over the waterfront, sophisticated travelers bustling in and out of the cosmopolitan city scene. There’s also the other Shanghai where toddlers sporadically take a leak on the corner of downtown where men in designer […]

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