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· November, 2013

Stories about Travel from November, 2013

Dubai Wins the Expo 2020!

Dubai has been selected to host the World Expo trade convention in 2020. The Twittersphere celebrates.

Wealthy Tourists Can Now ‘Experience Poverty’ in Fake South African Slum

For 82 US dollars, you can "experience" poverty in a fake slum in South Africa, the only one in the world "equipped with under-floor heating and wireless Internet access".

Jamaica: Not Quite All Right

When Third Culture Kids Grow Up

When the time comes for them to put down roots, third culture kids sometimes have a tough time making the transition to becoming one culture adults, writes Danica Radisic.

Discovering the Bouquinistes of Colombo

An Alternative Guide to Colombo for CHOGM 2013

Pilots’ Strike Leaves Caribbean Travelers Grounded

Caribbean travelers are being adversely affected by the LIAT pilots' strike - and they are sharing their frustrations on social media.

Complaint in Blogpost Goes Viral Prompting Reply From Service Provider

No More ‘Monkey Business’ in Jakarta

The popular but controversial 'topeng monyet' (masked monkey) shows are now banned in the streets of Jakarta, Indonesia.

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