A tourist holds up a shawl at a beach near the luxurious seaside ...
Jan 19th, 2012
(Reuters) - A tourist holds up a shawl at a beach near the luxurious seaside resort of Jose Ignacio, 170 km (106 miles) the east of Montevideo January 18, 2012. According to Uruguay's Minister of Tourism Hector Lescano, tourism was the country's most important source of foreign income for 2011. REUTERS/Andres Stapff (URUGUAY - Tags: SOCIETY TRAVEL BUSINESS) -
OBSERVATION POST OUELLETTE, South Korea (AP) - U.S. Vice President Joe Biden stepped foot into the no-man's land between North and South Korea on Saturday, peering out at the furtive nation hours after it released an American tourist the regime had detained for more than a month. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Zachary Fagenson MIAMI (Reuters) - A gleaming addition to Miami's waterfront will greet the art world elite as they jet into town this week for the 12th edition of Art Basel Miami Beach: a $131 million art museum the city hopes will anchor its burgeoning cultural scene. "Our cultural infrastructure has evolved," said Thom Collins,... [Full Article]