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Meander the Mississippi, dally along the Danube: 10 ravishing river cruises for weaving the world's waterways

By David Wickers For Daily Mail Published: 00:59 EST, 10 September 2016 | Updated: 00:59 EST, 10 September 2016 The banks of the world’s great rivers, once the main arteries of trade and commerce and the heart of several civilisations, are a sightseer’s dream. And there’s no more comfortable way to enjoy their historic, cultural and scenic highlights than aboard ...

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Airlines compete to run the world's longest, non-stop flight

Qantas currently has longest journey, offering a 16 hour and 55 minute journey from Dallas to Sydney Emirates is launching two flights over 17 hours, Auckland to Dubai and Dubai to Panama City starting in March Qatar Airways is set to introduce two routes, Doha to Auckland and Doha to Santiago, that will take 18 hours  By 2018, Singapore Airlines ...

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Inside the world's oldest hotel Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan, Japan

Hot-spring hotel Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan opened its doors in 705 AD in Japan’s Yamanashi prefecture It’s hosted important guests ranging from emperors to samurai. The traditional inn remains popular today The key attraction is its six natural hot-spring baths although Mount Fuji is also within driving distance By Qin Xie For Mailonline Published: 03:08 EST, 25 February 2016 | Updated: 07:36 ...

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The 13 hotel in Macau is billed as the world's most luxurious hotel

Located in the gambling mecca of Macau, in southern China, The 13 is one of the most expensive hotels ever built The ‘all-villa’ hotel has 200 suites measuring between 2,000 and 30,000 square feet, with 24-hour butler service Each villa features a marble Roman bath set under a vaulted Baroque ceiling supported by and a crystal chandelier By Chris Kitching ...

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Marco Rubio To Score Coveted Endorsement From World's Worst Boxer

Mitt Romney, a man not really known for making good choices, is set to endorse Sen. Marco Rubio for the Republican presidential candidacy. The Huffington Post broke the news after speaking with two Republican sources, and reports that Romney will likely announce the news before Tuesday’s Republican caucuses in Nevada. Details of Romney’s endorsement were still being worked out as ...

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The world's first supersonic passenger jet

Concorde was the first supersonic jet to enter commercial service with its inaugural flights in January 1976 Revolutionary jet travelled from London to New York in just over three hours at Mach 2.04, twice the speed of sound It was retired by British Airways and Air France in 2003 in a decline accelerated by a fatal crash and rising costs  By ...

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