World’s most luxurious train gets an upgrade

(CNN) — One of the most luxurious trains in the world is getting an upgrade.As of 2020, the iconic Venice Simplon-Orient-Express will boast three swanky new “Grand Suites” that are the epitome of timeless glamour.The new additions, which cost around $7,800 per person a night, are named after three cities the train serves, Vienna, Prague…

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Amsterdam’s mayor wants new brothel rules

(CNN) — Amsterdam’s red light district is set for a major overhaul, with plans afoot that could draw curtains over the Dutch capital’s notorious window brothels.Femke Halsema, Amsterdam’s first female mayor, has presented four options aimed at protecting sex workers from degrading conditions, tackling crime, and reducing the impact of tourism in Amsterdam’s De Wallen…

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Published 4th July 2019FacebookTwitterEmailFrom Fiji to Cambodia, see alluring photos of Lonely Planet’s top places to visit in the Asia Pacific region for 2019.

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