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Why You Should Visit Muscat, Oman
Flanked by rugged, terracotta-colored mountains, the Omani capital of Muscat is a city that blends traditional architecture and a naturally beautiful setting.
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Airplane Horror Stories
From terrible toddlers to mechanical failures, our readers share their worst in-flight experiences. Can you top them?
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Need a car for your upcoming trip? Check out our round-up of car rental deals to find discounts around the world.
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Where to Stay in China
Deciding where to stay in China can be an overwhelming decision. Discover your options, from boutique hotels to remote lodges.
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Get More from Your Hotel Reward Points
Hotel reward points are much more consumer-friendly than airline miles. Here are seven smart ways to get more from your points.
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10 Travel Money Mistakes to Avoid
Travel is full of costs, both large and small -- but you can avoid paying more than you have to by steering clear of these common money mistakes.
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Would You Pay More for a Non-Smoking Room?
Would you pay $30 more a night to guarantee yourself a non-smoking hotel room? One hotel is now charging for the privilege.

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