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Keeping Venice from sinking

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Slowly, gradually, the city is going under water, and the decades-in-the-works plan coming this year may not save it.
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America's coolest ghost towns

Former Gold Rush and mining towns, from coast to coast.



Entering Mali’s Dogon world

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Mali’s Dogon Country can feel like a deliciously African evocation of the remote.
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Mini guide to Kerala, India

Explore Kerala's famous backwaters, which cover almost 50 miles.
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The tides are turning in Halifax’s north end

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A neighbourhood that was once riddled with crime finds new life through local boutiques, high-end furniture stores and a cosy creperie.
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Authentic Venice

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Located just across the canal bearing its name, Giudecca is Venice minus the plastic trinkets, touts and camera-toting tourists.
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