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The wealthy are traveling everywhere from France and Turkey to India and Japan in 2019.

These are the 15 hottest destinations billionaires are traveling to in 2019

The ultra-rich are investing in travel as a way to signify status — and they're heading everywhere from France and Turkey to India and Japan to do it.
Omar Magnusson (left) and Thorey Sigurjonsdottir (right) are getting married on July 27.

This soon-to-be-married Icelandic couple met in a Facebook group for Costco fans, and their friends call their child the ‘Costco Baby’

In Iceland, Costco brings people together. One couple met in an Iceland Costco Facebook group in 2017 and are getting married on Saturday.
An undated photo of the former glacier Okjökull in Iceland, taken before the glacier shrunk due to rising temperatures.

People in Iceland are erecting a plaque to eulogize the country’s first glacier lost to climate change

Okjökull lost its status as a glacier in 2014 due to ice melt caused by climate change. The plaque eulogizing it carries a message for the future.
Here are 18 striking photos of UNESCO's five newest natural and cultural World Heritage sites.

Take a look inside the 5 destinations that have just been named UNESCO world heritage sites

According to the organization, the new selections include sites in France, Iceland, Brazil, Burkina Faso, and Iraq.
Some of the world's tallest men: Russian Sergey Ilin, 226cm, American Dave Rasmussen, 221cm, and Robert Steven, 219cm, wait at a pedestrian crossing in Paris.

Ranked: The countries with the tallest people in the world

Everyone knows Icelanders are tall — just look at Hafþór Björnsson, who plays "The Mountain" on "Game of Thrones" — but are they the world's tallest?
Mývatn is a protected geothermal area.

An Instagram star is being criticized for driving his car into a protected area of Iceland, getting stuck, then posting a photo

The influencer is facing a backlash for his "disrespectful" actions, but he says he didn't know it was illegal to drive off-road in Iceland.
The Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon was featured as the backdrop for Jon Snow's first dragon flight on "Game of Thrones."

A canyon in Iceland featured on ‘Game of Thrones’ has banned tourists because it could be destroyed by too many visitors

The Environment Agency of Iceland estimates that more than one million tourists have visited the Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon since 2015.
People ran.

Tourists in Iceland scrambled to escape after a glacier cracked and caused an enormous wave

On Sunday, a glacier collapsed in Iceland. Those who were on a tour of the region with Háfjall were sent scrambling, as the collapse caused a wave.

Wow Air just went bust in yet another blow to the struggling budget airline industry

The 7-year-old Icelandic carrier, known for its bright purple planes and rock-bottom ticket prices, had been struggling with debt.
Judith Streng, left, was swept out to sea while posing on a beached iceberg in Iceland this week. On the right is a picture of Diamond Beach, where the incident happened.

A grandmother had to be rescued when the iceberg she was posing for a picture on was swept out to sea

Judith Streng of Texas was posing for a picture on a beached iceberg in Iceland this week when a wave hit and swept her out to sea.