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  • Pok Pok's Andy Ricker on Finding Tasty Street Food

    We love a stint of adventurous eating as much as the next guy—particularly in Southeast Asia. And who better to coach us in all things street food than the owner of Pok Pok, Andy RIcker?

    Posted by Kathleen Squires on October 09, 2012 at 12:06:38 PM EDT in Restaurants, Travel Tips
  • Bike Sharing Programs Around The World

    North America may be slow on the bike sharing uptake, but the rest of the world has already fallen for its charm and convenience. Here, a roundup of many cities where bike sharing is well under way.

    Posted by Trish Friesen on October 03, 2012 at 10:20:18 AM EDT in Outdoors, Travel Tips
  • Discovering Old Shanghai

    Shanghai has an incredibly rich and diverse history that, despite its very 21st-century skyline, is still alive and well...if you know where to look. Author Kim Fay tells us where we can find old Shanghai.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on September 28, 2012 at 11:22:54 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Challenges Budget Travelers

    Think you're the ultimate budget traveler? Prove it—become a finalist in's Traveler of the Year contest and you'll spend a month in China or India with a friend. But there's a twist.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on August 10, 2012 at 10:34:36 AM EDT in Deals
  • DreamWorks to Build Dream Center in Shanghai

    You may not know the Xuhui District now, but its about to get the world's largest IMAX screen. DreamWorks will build not only production facilities, but a "Dream Center" in the district's Riverside area.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on August 09, 2012 at 11:26:52 AM EDT in News, Arts & Culture
  • Four Seasons Debuts Three Asian Properties

    The Four Seasons is expanding their luxurious reach with three new properties in Asia. They'll have the brand's signature swanky restaurants, gorgeous views, and relaxing spas with plenty of local touches.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on July 31, 2012 at 10:17:52 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Rosewood Hotels Expanding to Asia

    Rosewood Hotels has announced their multi-year, multi-property expansion into Asia, beginning with Rosewood Beijing, which is set to open in the summer of 2013.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on July 11, 2012 at 4:10:01 PM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Volunteer Vacations: See the World, Change the World

    Vacations do the body (and soul) good, and none more so than volunteer trips. They are among the best ways to really see, and connect with, the world. So we rounded up a few choice trips to get you started.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on April 23, 2012 at 5:02:22 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Two Luxury Cruise Lines Launch Sales

    If you’re looking to set out on an upper-crust cruise vacation, but don’t quite have the high society bankroll to fund it, you’re in luck. Two luxury small-ship cruise lines have recently launched promotions that reduce rates on sailings to the Caribbean, Mediterranean, China, Egypt, and beyond, by 25 to 40 percent. Just hurry—the best berths are sure to book up fast, and one of these deals expires as soon as Wednesday, February 29.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 24, 2012 at 6:39:51 PM EST in Cruises, Deals
  • The Year's Most Unusual Cruises

    With mid-cruise voyages to distant landlocked spots as well as uncommon ports of call closer to home, here are some top choices for the most unique cruising itineraries of 2012.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on January 23, 2012 at 2:11:32 PM EST in Cruises