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A 2016 take on a century-old map shows changes in travel over time.

In 1914, it could take over 40 days to travel to remote places in the world. That year, John G. Bartholomew Great Britains royal cartographer at the time published an isochronic map showing travel times from London to various places around the globe. ‘Isochronic’ simply means that lines

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World’s top 10 cities, according to Travel + Leisure

(CNN)Southern charm is a force to be reckoned with as far as Travel + Leisure readers are concerned. Charleston, South Carolina, topped the publication’s world’s top cities awards, part of its annual reader-chosen World’s Best Awards. Travel + Leisure revealed the award winners on Wednesday as

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Clip-Air: How pod planes could change travel forever

(CNN)Hypersonics, electric propulsion, triple deckers — think you’ve seen everything when it comes to new aircraft concepts? Well just hold on a second, here comes the pod plane. It’s yet another revolutionary aircraft design, this one created by Switzerland’s Federal Polytechnic Institute,

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Google Flights update fixes one of the most annoying parts about booking air travel

LONDON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 11: A British Airways aircraft takes off from the Southern runway at Heathrow Airport on October 11, 2016 in London, England.Image: Jack Taylor/Getty Images Seemingly random price changes can be one of the most frustrating parts of booking a flight. Now, Google is

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