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What Will New Emojis Reveal About Your Travel Life

BY JST NEWS Emoji-lovers, get excited! According to Yahoo Tech, Unicode Consortium, the company coordinating the development of Unicode standard, is releasing 38 new emojis by 2016. SEE ALSO: Are Apple’s Controversial Emojis Too “Yellow”? If you’re at a restaurant in Mexico or stuffing your face with tacos in San Francisco’s La Taqueria, sorry to tell you but taco […]

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Why It’s Important To Visit Sites Of Human Tragedies

BY NADIA CHO Photo: Auschwitz Memorial / Muzeum Auschwitz Not every travel destination is a dreamy or blissful one. There are many places throughout the world where unspeakable tragedies have taken and continue to take place; where the extreme sense of loss and guilt continues to linger and profoundly define the spirit of these spaces. Such […]

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Jessica Alba Is Giving Us Major Jetset Inspiration From China

BY TEAM JST #JackMa y'all Global Women's Conference #hangzhou #Alibaba @honest #entrepreneurlife #thehonestlife 🇨🇳 #SheEra A photo posted by Jessica Alba (@jessicaalba) on May 20, 2015 at 3:33am PDT Courtesy: Instagram This week, Jessica Alba flew to China for the Global Women’s Conference in Hangzhou. Alba was in town to guest speak at the event representing The Honest Company, […]

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What Happened To The Pregnant Woman Who Gave Birth On A Plane?

BY TEAM JST Taking “baby on board” to a whole new level! On Tuesday, a woman went into labor and gave birth to her child on a Southwest Airlines flight from San Francisco International Airport to Phoenix, Arizona. Shortly after the plane took off from San Francisco, the woman went into delivery with the help […]

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Mantra Of The Day: “Eat Well And Travel Often”

BY LIZZY MONROE For me, food is an integral part of experiencing a foreign culture. I couldn’t have left Berlin without trying Mustafa’s famous Gemüse Kebap (even at the cost of a 45-minute wait in the snow) and my trip to Istanbul wouldn’t have been the same without sampling countless flavors of Turkish delights and Baklavas. […]

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Multi-City and Multi-Property Bookings At Once! The Ascott Limited Launches New Mobile Booking App

The Ascott has launched new web and mobile booking features to enhance guests’ search and reservation experience. Guests can now better navigate Ascott’s properties worldwide through user-friendly search functions, filters and reservation options. Tony Soh, Ascott, chief corporate officer, said: “Ascott strives to provide guests a memorable experience at every touch point, right from when […]

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Getting Lost Among the Many Canals of Venice: Delving Beneath the Facades of the Floating City

BY LOUIS ALCORN The notion of the romantic European voyage starts and ends in Venice. The city sits on an ancient foundation of closely spaced wooden piles, still intact after centuries of submersion beneath the Venetian lagoon. While walking the meandering streets and noting the massive stone foundations of surrounding buildings, it seems impossible that […]

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