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CNN Travel’s 20 best places to visit in 2020

Whether you want to relax on a remote island off the coast of Africa, ride Germany's coolest trains or spot howling monkeys...

CNN: Best places to visit in Europe in January 2020

Peak travel season in Europe is summer. But if you have a high tolerance for colder weather and a low tolerance for crowds, winter...

CNN: Two Carnival cruise ships collided in Cozumel, Mexico

The Carnival Glory and Carnival Legend collided Friday morning while at port in Cozumel, Mexico, leaving one passenger injured.

CNN: New airplane seat design will make it easier to sleep in economy

Who hasn't struggled to sleep on an airplane economy seat, forced to improvise a makeshift pillow out of a rolled up sweater...

CNN: Are cell phone calls on airplane flights inevitable?

Ah, holiday travel. Between huge crowds and weather delays, flying during this time of year is hectic. Now close your eyes and imagine...

BBC: The invention that inspired a New York tradition

When the final hours of 2019 arrive, a million celebrants will crowd Times Square in New York. Elsewhere, an estimated billion more...

CNN: Thousands of people have stopped flying because of climate change

Twenty-four trains, nine countries, 13,500 miles. They are the numbers behind the epic train journey one man took from...

BBC: Pakistan’s centuries-old ‘zero-waste’ movement

As I circled to find a parking spot, I was awestruck by the stately mansion in the upscale neighbourhood of Karachi. Casually,...

CNN: Miami of the Middle East? Dubai’s pitch to winter cruisers

In the depths of midwinter in the northern hemisphere, minds can drift to sunlit beaches in faraway lands. For...

CNN: 10 great places to spend New Year’s Eve

Some of the details may change, but year in and year out, these destinations around the world have a well-deserved reputation for...

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[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...