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Travel
 
Utilitarian furnishings, no-frills beds, the roar of planes - these are some common perceptions of airport hotels.
LONDON (The Guardian) - We looked high and low on Instagram to find some of the best city photographers across the US - from New York and DC to Seattle and LA. Here are some of our favourite finds - but we know there are a lot more out there!
Who: Singaporean Abraham Lim, 48, is general manager of Fraser Suites Suzhou, China, where he has lived with his wife Sandy, 34, and their two children, aged seven and four, since 2012.
Secluded on an island in the Maldives that is just a 10-minute walk from one end to the other, Finolhu Villas offers couples a luxe, intimate retreat.
As the 50-seater plane circles Kooddoo Airport, my three-year-old son hollers: "Look, mum, blue rainbow."
WALES (THE GUARDIAN) - A trail leading to a stunning waterfall in Wales, which features as the entrance to the Bat Cave in the blockbuster film Batman: The Dark Knight Rises, has had work completed that will make it more accessible to visitors.
Crowne Plaza Changi Airport has been named the World's Best Airport Hotel and also the Best Airport Hotel in Asia by London-based Skytrax, a global source of airline ratings and reviews.
Through a gap in the bushes I see nasturtium leaves rising like tiny, terrestrial lily-pads in the thicket.I am about to pick them when my guide stops me, pointing to a 1m-wide web hanging over my head.