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Three historic railways comprise a World Heritage site recognizing their importance in trade and technological development. Still in use today, the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, Nilgiri Mountain Railway, and Kalka Shimla Railway were all begun or completed in the 19th century.

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Mauritius: Indian Ocean superstar

The Indian Ocean’s superstar, Mauritius, has more to it than clopping coconut cocktails and a long-deceased flightless bird. Our island insiders dip into their address books

Boquillas Canyon Trail Overlooking the Rio Grande and Chisos Mountain Range, Big Bend Texas (Photographed by Jennifer Prince)