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· April, 2015

Stories about Travel from April, 2015

In Eastern Turkey, Walking in the Shadow of Genocide

Widely commemorated globally, the centenary of the Armenian genocide was largely ignored inside Turkey—which makes missions like historian Ara Sarafian's tour of Turkey's Kurdish region all the more important.

Social Media Becomes a Lifeline in the Nepal Earthquake Aftermath

A spontaneous global social network is now building data collection to provide key support to people back in Nepal and are calling for action.

President Obama's Visit to Jamaica Wasn't All ‘Irie’

Some Jamaicans weren't so keen to see authorities falling over themselves to make Jamaica Obama-ready.

Meet One of the Few American Women Married to a Japanese Man

Among "international marriages" in Japan, US husbands outnumber US wives 6 to 1. Tracy Slater, who left Boston to marry a Japanese man, is one of those wives.

How Not to Write About Smartphones and Spain

In defense of Spain's right to be portrayed accurately—and as smartphone-addicted as everybody else.

Photographer Shows How it Feels to Ride in Singapore's Crowded Trains

"The camera gave me a chance to see what my eye would have missed – a collective portrait of Singapore, always in transit."

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