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Biking the hills of old Kyoto

Arts, Culture & Media

Our disco-era Kyoto hotel redeemed itself when we found out they rent free bikes. So our 24-hour visit was topped off by a delightful morning ride through the hills of the Higashiyama district. It’s the section with the largest concentration of temples and shrines, with narrow streets lined by old shops and small wooden houses. […]

People walk past a fruit and vegetables stall selling medicines at a market in Rubio, Venezuela Dec. 5, 2017.

Venezuela’s chronic shortages give rise to ‘medical flea markets’

Economics