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Brief history of the airplane lavatory -  Travel News

The lavatory is perhaps the most avoided part of any aircraft. Just the thought of the sanitation fixture is enough to gross a traveller out, but there are a lot of misconceptions about the piece of equipment. For example, when a patron flushes the toilet, the conten.. Read more

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Qantas to keep flying over Iraq - Emirates Travel News

In July, Dubai-based airline Emirates announced that it would no longer fly over Iraq. This measure aims to protect passengers from the threat of Islamic militants following the Malaysian Airlines' Flight MH17 disaster, in which the plane was shot down by a missi.. Read more

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The world's scariest amusement park ride: the Talocan - Germany Travel News

The Talocan is not for the faint of heart. Widely considered the scariest ride on earth, it's situated in the Mexican-themed section of the popular theme park Phantasialand, located in the small town of Brühl in the North Rhine-Westphalia region of Germany. .. Read more

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North Korea to build underwater hotel - Hotels Travel News

There's been a bit of a competition to build underwater hotels, a task that has presented a problem for resort developers around the globe. Now an unlikely candidate seems to be ahead of the race: North Korea has plans to erect a luxury underwater hotel as part o.. Read more

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World's most-pierced man denied airport entry - Dubai Travel News

Rolf Buchholz is famous around the globe for having more piercings than any other person in the world. The 53-year-old German has 453 piercings, including 278 around his genitals and 58 surrounding his lips. The Guinness World Record winner puts on unique perfor.. Read more

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