(CNN) — This week in travel, London opened a $25 billion new metro line, Bombardier announced a supersonic breakthrough for its super-fast jet, and America’s best beaches have been revealed.
Riding the rails
Named after Queen Elizabeth II, Crossrail opened up in London on May 24 as The Elizabeth line. It connects East and West London like never before.
News from the sky
The in-development Global 8000 will have capacity for up to 19 passengers.
Erotic and ingenious developments in food
Boat that launched a thousand ships
In case you missed it
How do you land a plane in Antarctica?
In 2013, Anthony Bourdain realized his life-long dream of sailing down the Congo River.
China is opening a very adult ice-cream store.