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How To Tour Rome Like A Hollywood Diva

BY NADIA CHO Numerous films set in Rome have instilled spectacular, romantic fantasies of the Eternal City in the American imagination. Considered the Hollywood of Europe, the entire city of Rome is a stage where unforgettable cinematic moments take place in every corner. As most movies are actually filmed on site and not in a […]

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Italian gelatos are to die for. Eating them on a daily basis during your trip to any city in Italy is an absolute routine. There's not a better treat on a lovely summer day! (Photo credit: Flickr/Derek Key)

9 International Foods That Dominated Your Feed In 2014

BY TEAM JST 2014 was the year of snapping photos of your food before touching it with your lips. Sure, all of us love to show off about the exotic cuisines we devour on the road. From vintage wines in Europe to a never-before-seen appetizer which can only be found off the coast of a […]

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Why TripAdvisor Is Fined By Italy For $600,000

BY JST NEWS Italy’s Antitrust Authority is taking major actions toward complaints of fake reviews and unfair business practices on TripAdvisor. The antitrust authority has fined the US-based travel website €500,000 (USD $609,000) for failure to control false reviews. TripAdvisor has 30 days to complete payment, in addition, 90 days to inform the antitrust authority of ways to […]

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9 Souvenirs You Must Score In Venice

BY AMANDA RODRIGUES Let’s face it. Venice is expensive enough as it is, you might as well buy all the souvenirs you can while you’re there because you’re not going to find them anywhere else! These best buys make incredible gifts and décor for your place back home. 1. A Mask You can find a Venetian […]

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Ring In 2015 With The Best European Celebrations

BY NADIA CHO Are you an expat in Europe planning to spend the holidays away from home this year? Wondering what your options are for having the wildest New Year’s Eve celebration for 2015? The holidays are fast approaching and it’s time to start making plans for one of the most festive occasions of the […]

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Why Moms May Be The Best Travel Companions

BY DAWN FLEMING Traveling in a group can be fun and solo travel can be one of the most eye-opening and rewarding experiences to have. But sometimes the best way to travel is just with one other person. Finding the right travel companion isn’t always the easiest thing in the world to do. You want […]

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Venice Says: Stop Rolling With It

BY JST NEWS Photo: Dan Kitwood/Getty Venice wants you to stop rolling with…your rollies. And they’re very serious about it. The wheeled suitcases have been heavily disturbing locals especially late into the night, so much so that Venice’s city officials are taking action. Starting in May 2015, anyone caught in Venice with a wheeled suitcase will […]

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