This is the July 2012 issue


A view of Estaing, designated as one of The Most Beautiful Villages of France.
Touring the beautiful villages of France’s Aveyron region
By Cecilia Morrissey
Appears on Page 20

Travelers' Intercom

Kudos for Azamara
Appears on Page 28
Swirls of white sand flow across the dunes, dwarfing hikers in Lençóis Maranhens
Brazil’s Lençóis Maranhenses
Appears on Page 29


A glimpse of Delhi’s Red Fort. Photo by Elizabeth Habian, ITN
Transporting spare batteries on a flight. Also, EU mobile-phone-service providers' roaming rates capped.
Boarding Pass

By David Tykol
Appears on Page 2
The preexisting-condition clause
Eye on Travel Insurance

By Wayne Wirtanen
Appears on Page 58
What’s Cooking in…Shanghai
What's Cooking in...

By Sandra Scott
Appears on Page 60
Preparing for your European adventure
Rick Steves' Europe

By Rick Steves
Appears on Page 61
The painted Seler Lienzo II cloth from Mexico (c. 1600).
Berlin’s Ethnological Museum ‘discovered’
Focus on Archaeology

By Julie Skurdenis
Appears on Page 62

Funniest Thing

Where in the World? Correct Answers