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China's bullet train is a startling example of how far behind US infrastructure has become.

I rode China’s superfast bullet train that could go from New York to Chicago in 4.5 hours — and it shows how far behind the US really is

Traveling to China can often feel like visiting the future. Nowhere is this feeling more apparent than when you encounter China’s high-speed railway network. At 15,500 miles, the country’s “bullet train” line is the largest in the world. Here's what it was like to ride.
Ignore the pig heads — Walmart has failed to cater enough to Chinese consumers.

Photos reveal what it’s like to shop at Walmart in China — which is shockingly different from the US and struggling to compete

Walmart was one of the first major international brands to enter China, having opened its first store in 1996. The Chinese locations are easily recognized from the outside, but the interior of the stores are extremely different from American Walmart locations. See how they compare.
Roshan Melwanii, who runs Sam's Tailor in Hong Kong, is possibly the world's most famous tailor.

A day in the life of the world’s most famous tailor, who works 12 hours a day, 6 days a week, and has made suits for Bill Clinton, Russell Crowe...

Hong Kong's Roshan Melwani likes to say he is the “walking persona” of his business. Over its 60-year history, Sam’s Tailor has built a reputation as Hong Kong's best tailor with an impressive roster of celebrities and world leaders. He's one busy man.
Roshan Melwani, possibly the world's most famous tailor, has one easy rule to stay fashionable.

The world’s most famous tailor has followed one simple plan that has grown his tiny Hong Kong shop from a small business into a global brand

Roshan Melwani, a world-famous tailor who has made suits for former President Bill Clinton and musician David Bowie, said he has made his small business extremely successful by following one plan: Give the customer what they want.

I visited the viral, 1,400-foot glass bridge in China — and it was a traveler’s worst nightmare

The Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon Glass Bridge in China is the world's longest and highest glass bridge. It gained widespread popularity after opening in 2016 and has been featured in numerous viral videos. When I visited, it was nothing like what I expected ... and not in a good way.
The facade of the MGM Cotai in Macau, China's "Las Vegas."

China’s ‘Las Vegas’ is leaving billionaires behind in favor of the rising middle class — see inside the $3.4 billion mega-casi...

MGM opened its Cotai mega casino in Macau to appeal to China's rising middle class, with a $100 million theater, priceless art, and a high-end spa. We visited.
Starbucks Reserve Roastery Shanghai is so busy it's like going to the hottest bar in town on a Friday night.

The world’s biggest Starbucks is a 30,000 square-foot museum to coffee in China — here’s what it’s like

The world's biggest Starbucks opened in Shanghai, China in December. Outfitted with Alibaba's augmented reality, the Reserve Roastery is a giant coffee museum.
United Airlines has had a rough couple of years.

I flew 16 hours nonstop in economy class on one of United Airlines’ busiest international routes — here’s what it was like

United Airlines' New York-Hong Kong flight provides passengers with meals, entertainment, and excellent service. Seats are tight and planes could be upgraded.
Ever tried to fit your life into a single suitcase?

I’m taking a trip around the world with only a carry-on suitcase — here’s everything I packed

I'm taking a trip around the world with only a carry-on suitcase Here's my entire packing list for everything from business meetings to hiking trips.
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Microsoft’s billionaire co-founder just sold a painting for a cool $35 million to a mysterious buyer at Art Basel Hong Kong

Paul Allen is one of the world's biggest art collectors, with a collection worth as much as $750 million. He just sold a painting for $35 million.