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Celebrity chef Pete Evans runs from Chicago's haunted Congress Plaza Hotel - Hotels Travel News

You don't have to be a ghost hunter to know there's something otherworldly about the Congress Plaza Hotel. The nearly 900-room building offers posh accommodations and gorgeous view of the Windy City skyline, but the Chicago establishment has been widely regarded.. Read more

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Sunbather nearly hit by landing plane - Germany Travel News

When it comes to close calls, few get closer than this one. A man was soaking up some sun on a beach on the German island of Dune when a small aircraft came in for a landing and nearly squashed him.According to the Daily Mail, the sunbather was having a relaxing afterno.. Read more

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Tourist stranded in South Korea after son draws on passport - South Korea Travel News

Most parents post their children's doodles on the refrigerator door, but one man from China won't be commending his son's drawing any time soon. A tourist was barred from returning home after a visit to Korea because his son defaced his passport.According to.. Read more

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American Airlines to get its first Boeing 787 - American Airlines Travel News

For decades, the Boeing 767 was the favourite long-range jet airliner of the air travel industry. It has excellent performance quality and a solid track record for safety, which is why many people said, "why fix what's not broken," when Boeing introduced i.. Read more

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Passport mix-up raises questions of air travel security - Travel Travel News

Airport security around the globe is stricter than it has ever been in the history air travel, but sometimes a bungle occurs that makes the world question just how well-guarded the skies really are. One such incident happened on April 25 when Benfleet, Essex, resident S.. Read more

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Glass cracks on the Willis Tower Skydeck ledge - Chicago Travel News

The Willis Tower - or as Chicagoans refuse to stop calling it, the Sears tower - is perhaps the Windy City's most popular tourist attractions. The skyscraper, which stands 108 storeys or more than 440 metres high, sees more than a million visitors each year, and for.. Read more

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Pilot caught with 62 bags of coke in stomach - United States of America Travel News

It's not unheard of for passengers to try to smuggle illegal items over the border, whether it's in their suitcases or tucked inside their clothes. But in a recent story, it was actually the pilot who tried to illegally transport items across borders and in a ve.. Read more

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Disgruntled flyer writes snide apology letter to ticket agent - Travel Travel News

Sometimes, passengers get so overwhelmed by the crowds, check-in processes, delays and other discomforts that come with air travel that they lash out at employees. Often crew members and airport staff simply shrug off angry customers as just another unpleasant encounter.. Read more

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Singapore Airlines plane hits Sydney Airport aerobridge - Singapore Travel News

As with any other mode of transportation, there's always some risk that an airplane will hit something while flying - a bird, a tree branch, the occasional runaway kite. It's much less likely that an aircraft will collide with something after it has already land.. Read more

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What's the deal with China's controversial new tourism campaign? - China Travel News

There have been a whole lot of weird marketing campaigns out there since the invention of the Internet, from cat-centric ads to just about anything Old Spice has ever created. For the most part, the stranger the better, since kookier advertisements tend to get more cove.. Read more

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