Chinese media defends Air China’s racist travel tip about Indians, Pakistanis, black people – Times of India

The state-run Global Times articles was also sarcastic about Britain taking offence to the travel tip which urged passengers to take precautions when entering London areas populated by Indians, Pakistanis and black people. It accused British politics of opportunism in raking up the Air China issue. Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Chinese-media-defends-Air-Chinas-racist-travel-tip-about-Indians-Pakistanis-black-people/articleshow/54291143.cms

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If you’ve ever battled your way through a sea of selfie sticks, you know that the reality of visiting dream destinations isn’t always so sweet. You just can’t underestimate the power of a great camera and a clever crop. While traveling is absolutely always a privilege, you have to admit that watching throngs of people ham it up for selfies against famously beautiful backdrops is a little jarring (and endlessly…

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Beat The Blahs With These Images Of The Most Colorful Places On Earth.

It can be hard to get motivated or get out of bed when the day is nothing but gray. Somewhere, there’s a whole world of color, and we’re here to share it with you. If you can’t make it to these incredible, rainbow-hued locations, you can travel vicariously through this collection of stunning photos. They might make your day a little more colorful.  Namaqualand, Namibia South-North Tourism Route Namaqualand is…

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12 Must Visit Places For Your Purr-fectly Relaxing Cat-Themed Vacation.

You don’t have to be a crazy cat lady to appreciate the adorable cuddliness of a cute kitten. And tourism boards the world over have taken note. The popularity of cat cafés has been rising over the past few years. Finally, they have been popping up in America. While you wait for your hometown to create its own ode to all things feline, you might want to look into visiting one of these purr-fect…

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5 Strange Places That Are Blacked Out By Google Maps

It’s probably safe to say that Google Maps is one of the greatest technological innovations of the last 10 years. With just a few clicks, you can view any place on the face of the Earth. Well, almost any place. There are some areas of Google Maps that, for one reason or another, are concealed or obscured in some very obvious ways. Here are the five most suspicious-looking ones… 1….

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To Capture Thailand’s Vast Countryside, Google Did Something Truly Amazing

Much of Thailand’s greatest sites are off the beaten path, that is, not accessible via roads and cars. So, when Google Street View wanted to add more points of interest to their coverage of the country, there were very few options. Measuring in at nearly 200 square miles, it’s almost impossible to imagine seeing it all, but Google was determined to capture it. They enlisted people to visit these harder-to-reach…

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You Probably Don’t Know The Origins Of Your Favorite Cocktails. P.S., They’re Cool.

For some, a cocktail at the end of the day is the perfect way to celebrate a job well done. For others, a cocktail–cocktails, really–is a way to escape something that they’d rather not be going through at the moment. Whatever that thing is, there’s a good chance it’s not anywhere near as bad as what the people who invented these famous cocktails were going through at the time they…

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Miracle Baby Survives Being Shot While Still In His Mother’s Womb

Future mothers worry all the time about what will happen to their babies. Excluding pregnancy complications, however, it’s usually pretty safe for an unborn child inside the womb. When one woman went out shopping for diapers in Rio de Janiero, Brazil, she got caught in a gunfight that would change her life forever. Claudineia dos Santos Melo was nine months pregnant when she was shot in the stomach, and what…

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