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January 14, 2019 - Quartz Africa

Global tourism had its highest growth since 2010—driven by visits to Africa - by Abdi Latif Dahir

With over 1.3 billion travelers on the move, the world experienced the highest growth in international tourist arrivals since 2010. And as data from the World Tourism Organization now shows, African countries saw the highest growth average compared to any other region in the world.

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December 9, 2018 - CNN Travel

The new train lines that could transform how you travel - by Andrea Lo

This year around the world, many new railroads have opened to bring speed and convenience to the travelers who may want to embark on rail trip, and more are opening up borders to enable international connections via train.

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November 3, 2018 - CNBC

5 resorts where you can vacation with exotic animals - by Jimmy Im

From Zambia to the Maldives, the 5 resorts across the globe provide unique opportunities for travelers to interact with exotic wildlife closer than ever.  

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Researchers from the University of Queensland and the Wildlife Conservation Society have compiled the first comprehensive map identifying what is left of the world's pristine marine and terrestrial wilderness, and Australia is one of the five nations holding 70 percent of the wilderness.

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October 23, 2018 - BBC News

The places where too many are fat and too many are thin - by Dr Sophie Hawkesworth & Dr Lindsay Keir

Global health experts acknowledge the "Double Burden" epidemic that is spreading worldwide as both obesity and underweight rates escalate in nine-out-of-ten countries. 

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