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On Photographing the Milky Way: An Ode to Astrophotography

Here’s a little inspiration and my answer to why we stay out late in the cold and the dark.<p>I was recently reminded of my first really successful …

Entrance to an abandoned Irish castle! http://bit.ly/1shzvnM

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Amsterdam

This week's <i>Moment of Travel Zen</i> comes to us from Jessica Lacey of Ireland.<p>I used to live near Amsterdam so it is one of my favourite cities to revisit. Once you get off the beaten path a little bit, it is one of the most elegant and serene cities in Europe, with fantastic museums, and lovely little …

The canal ring of Amsterdam: UNESCO World Heritage Site

Amsterdam, The Netherlands<p>The streets of Amsterdam are like a smorgasbord for those looking for history, architecture of depravity. Step through …

20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

A "Favelous" Restaurant Pops Up at the Mediamatic Fabrique Art Space in Amsterdam

What can you make out of 900 meters of split bamboo, 600 meters of black rope and 300 meters of damaged bicycle tires collected from the local …

Amsterdam City Profile

<i>Amsterdam is one of those must-visit cities that I have somehow not yet visited. This guest post by ProntoHotel provides a quick and easy profile of</i> …

Amsterdam in Bloom: Visiting Holland in Spring - Camels & Chocolate: Travel & Lifestyles Blog

I hope you don’t have allergies, because if so, you’re very well going to need a box of tissues by the end of this post.<p><i>Achoo!</i><p>Even though I lived in …

Quick Guide To Amsterdam visitors never Run Out of Things

Amsterdam visitors never run out of things to do – this lovely old city has a city center that’s quiet and perfect for walking and biking – with over …

Summer in the city: Amsterdam

<i>It’s not just about a new royal reign in the Dutch capital: the Venice of the North is turning up the heat with a clutch of cool reasons to</i> …

10 of the best cafes and budget restaurants in Amsterdam

Getto<p>Getto is a burger bar with a difference: each burger is named after a drag queen who performs there – keep an eye on the website if you're keen to catch an act. It describes itself as "an attitude-free zone, for gays, lesbians, bi, queers and straights". Relaxed and friendly, the bar staff mix …

10 of the best pubs and bars in Amsterdam

Café Belgique<p>One of the smallest bars in Amsterdam, Belgique still finds space for eight Belgian draught beers and more than 30 bottled varieties. Situated among tacky tourist traps in an alleyway just off Dam Square, Belgique has been able to preserve a sense of charm and credibility, partly …

6 Things You Don’t Know About Apertures, But Probably Should

One of the first things that we learn when we start taking photographs seriously is that ‘aperture’, the size of the hole in the lens through which …

Sherlock’s Cheeky Switzerland

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>A century-old church in the Swiss Alps has a surprising basement. Down a tight stairway, past a plate of bullets and a bent fireplace poker, ancient Afghan swords hang as décor. It’s all purposefully dark. That helps disguise any tobacco stains left by the chain-smoking …

9 Cleaners You Can Make Yourself

The key ingredients you need just might be hiding in your pantry.<p>These mix-it-yourself cleaners use environmentally friendly ingredients — like baking soda and vinegar — and are quite inexpensive. If you've run out of your favorite cleaning solution, don't run to the store; try one of these …

Best Trips 2014

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.