At dinner the second night on the ship, it became clear there was something special about this type of cruise. • "Is this your first trans-Atlantic cruise?" the British woman sitting to my left inquired. Yes, I replied, asking if she and her husband had been on one before. "This is our 40th," she said. • …
HONG KONG — The oldest giant panda ever in captivity tasted a vegetable ice cake and, of course, bamboo in celebration of her 37th birthday.
MOSTAR, Bosnia and Herzegovina
The scars of war remain around every corner in this tranquil river valley town, though they can be easy to miss amid the sea of camera-carrying tourists.