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The Reality Of Language Barriers

BY MACEAGON VOYCE Three young Indian men soliciting my travel companion Marios in Hindi at the Amber Fort in Jaipur. Language barriers are a daunting impediment to travel, and there’s little doubt that the difficulty they give people has deterred many-a-potential-traveler from traveling at all. But there is something special about feeling completely foreign in […]

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Turquoise water against white stones and high cliffs, Santorini in the Greek Isles is on the top of the list of many wedding planners' destination. And they're spot on!

SWOON! 18 Of Spring’s Romantic Destinations

BY WENDY HUNG Flowers bloom, the leaves turn green and waters around the world suddenly become evermore sapphire blue. Spring is here and we are loving every bit of the world, allowing nature to take its course and bringing all colors to life. All this awakening only means one thing: romance is in the air. Engaged […]

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What You Need To Know About Changes To Turkish Visa Entry

BY TEAM JST No more landing visas when you arrive in Turkey! That is, after April 10th, 2014. Travelers, please beware: after this date, you must have an e-visa (which you can obtain from online) before landing in Turkey. The multi-entry e-visa will costs USD $20 each, valid for 90 days. If you’re heading to Turkey […]

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Best Dressed! 6 Looks For Any Euro-Style New Year’s Eve Soiree

BY WENDY HUNG Fashion speaks louder than words, especially on New Year’s Eve…especially if you’re spending it in Europe. In the past, whenever I’ve feted in Paris or London, it was always done with delish food, lots of champagne and shiny, stylish cocktail attires. You know what they say, when you’re in Rome… This year, there’s […]

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The World’s Best Parties To Hit Up On New Year’s Eve

BY TEAM JST It’s the 30th and still trying to figure out where to go on New Year’s Eve? If you’re traveling, attempting to settle on which club to hit up to welcome 2014, then we’ve got the goods in every party city in the world! Whether you’re in London, Tokyo or Mumbai, we’ve got you […]

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6 Cities “Passport To The World” Is Jetsetting To, For Real!

BY TEAM JST For those who want to give their loved ones the world – all $1.5 million worth of hugs and kisses – this year’s ultimate holiday might just be: Passport to the World. Provided by Flexjet operated by U.S. air carrier Jet Solutions and handcrafted by Abercrombie & Kent; Passport to the World is a completely private jet […]

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Coffee Talk! Predict Your Future With A Cup Of Joe

BY DESIREE CONSTANCE CHOY Palm readings, tarot cards, fortune cookies, and crystal balls. You’ve probably heard of one of these fortune telling mediums, but have you ever heard of finding one’s fortune through a cup of coffee? Coffee reading, known technically as tasseography, is an old Turkish tradition. During my trip to Istanbul, a friend’s native […]

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