Here's What's Up: London Calling, Tough Tables, Conan Goes Armenian & More
Good Week For …Irishmen looking for travel tips to Armenia -- Conan O’Brien is the literal opposite of a Kardashian, but he takes it in (long) stride as he fumbles his way around an Armenian marketplace. He chats with the passersby, samples local delicacies (including “Armenian Viagra”), and stands out like a sorer thumb than Rick Steves ever has in this hilarious video from @TeamCoco.
Bad Week For …Brainiac foodies – apparently these nine restaurants are harder to get into than Harvard! Get on the waiting list at CNN Travel.
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How déjà vu works? Wait, did I already ask you that? Learn why you could swear you’ve been here before, sitting at this desk, reading this blog post, drinking this spiked peppermint mocha at work ... BrainStuff explains!
From the Blogs & Beyond
Is 12 hours enough time to properly “do” a city? Sure! We’re inspired to tour the world at lightning speed — and in really cute outfits — after drooling over the colorful and sartorial travel guides at 12hours.net. With minute-to-minute itineraries that cover art, fashion, shopping, eating, sightseeing, and people watching, founders Anna and Soren will show you how to have a perfect day in a perfect city. Check out a cool and cultured sprint around Copenhagen here!
Inside the Turkish Airlines Lounge at #Istanbul's Ataturk Airport. Read all about it on 12hrs (link is in our profile). #lovefromturkey #widenyourworld A photo posted by 12hrs (@12hrsguide) on
Quiz Time!London Calling! Whether you’re planning a trip to the UK or just consider yourself a registered Anglophile, test your crumpets (no idea what that means) with this London Pop Culture quiz at Nat Geo Travel!
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