WHERE IN THE WORLD ARE TRAVELERS HEADING?
It's not just to Paris and London. By year's end, the cities below will each have a sizable jump in visitor numbers since 2009, according to MasterCard's forecast of flight plans.
CHENGDU, CHINA 285%
COLOMBO, SRI LANKA 122.9%
NANJING, CHINA 97.1%
The Global Smokeout
A comprehensive antismoking law took effect in Russia on June 1 to encourage that country's smokers to kick the habit. But will it work? Here's how such efforts played out in four other countries.
In 2004, it became the first country to...