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CNN: Henley Index: Japan tops 2020 list of world’s most powerful passports

What's the travel document that opens more doors around the world than any other? It's a Japanese passport.

CNN: 3 billion journeys: World’s biggest human migration begins in China

Lunar New Year might still be two weeks away, but China is already bracing itself for an annual homecoming of epic proportions....

CNN: The world’s tallest hotel to open in Dubai … again

In 2018, the 356-meter (1,168 feet) Gevora Hotel in Dubai became the tallest hotel in the world, complete with certification as a...

10 free things to do in Chicago this January

You don’t need to reach for your wallet to get your fill of culture and fun in Chicago. Here are 10 free...

BBC: Why the French love to say no

Although the default answer to almost every question, request or suggestion is a disheartening ‘non’, a ‘oui’ is often hiding in the...

CNN: 10 of the best Caribbean islands to visit

With hundreds of Caribbean islands to choose from, it can be daunting to decide on a destination in this sun-splashed region.

CNN Travel’s 20 best places to visit in 2020

Whether you want to relax on a remote island off the coast of Africa, ride Germany's coolest trains or spot howling monkeys...

CNN: Best places to visit in Europe in January 2020

Peak travel season in Europe is summer. But if you have a high tolerance for colder weather and a low tolerance for crowds, winter...

CNN: Two Carnival cruise ships collided in Cozumel, Mexico

The Carnival Glory and Carnival Legend collided Friday morning while at port in Cozumel, Mexico, leaving one passenger injured.

CNN: New airplane seat design will make it easier to sleep in economy

Who hasn't struggled to sleep on an airplane economy seat, forced to improvise a makeshift pillow out of a rolled up sweater...

CNN: Are cell phone calls on airplane flights inevitable?

Ah, holiday travel. Between huge crowds and weather delays, flying during this time of year is hectic. Now close your eyes and imagine...

BBC: The invention that inspired a New York tradition

When the final hours of 2019 arrive, a million celebrants will crowd Times Square in New York. Elsewhere, an estimated billion more...

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[Champaign] Two Dog Parks = Two Fobs

There are two dog park in the CU area.  The Urbana Park District's dog park is located on Perkins Road in northeast...

Chicago Auto Show

About the Show Dates & Times February 8-17, 202010 a.m. - 10 p.m (8...

CHINESE NEW YEAR IN CHICAGO

Year of the Rat, Jan. 24 – Feb. 9 Ring in the Chinese New Year in Chicago! The city...

Champaign County Area Restaurant Week 2020

Jan 24, 2020 (12:00 AM) - Feb 01, 2020 (11:59 PM) Join us for this nine-day celebration of local food and drink! Participating restaurants will...