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Top 10: Adventure travel hotspots for 2016

01 Peru<p>British Airways’ new direct Gatwick-Lima service (from May) will take just 12.5 hours, putting Peru firmly on the travel map. This year, a new …

Swim in Jellyfish Lake in Palau, Micronesia

When I told my friends about a pending trip to the Micronesian island country of Palau to swim in something called Jellyfish Lake their faces had …

The Best New Reason to Visit Guatemala

At this very moment, Guatemala’s past and present are on a collision course. And it’s about time.<p>One afternoon last October, Rudy Weissenberg and Rodman Primack stood on a balcony in Zone 1, Guatemala City’s oldest neighborhood and historic center, taking in a view rich with contrasts and …

Old City Jerusalem: Israel And The Dance of Death

By Cacinda MaloneyHolding back my tears, thinking of the fear of the walking dead, I open my eyes wide and listen closely, trying to grasp the …

Venice of the East – Water Towns of China

By Donnie SextonIt was a photo of some old buildings reflected in a canal labeled “China water town” that caught my eye on Pinterest. I did a bit of …

A Taste of Santo Domingo

<i>Sometimes the best part of traveling is the memories you bring home or the new foods you tried for the very first time in a foreign country. We’ve</i> …

A Travel Photographer Shares Lessons from Tribes Around the World

Jimmy Nelson talks three decades of humbling, embarrassing, and informing stories from traveling around the world.<p>How often do you learn a valuable lesson from pissing yourself drunk, besides, "never drink that much again?" While traveling with a Central Mongolian tribe, photographer Jimmy Nelson …

Bermuda- island of great beaches and mysterious stories about triangle

Bermuda is a British island territory in the North Atlantic, off the eastern U.S., known for its distinctive blend of British and American culture …

Japan

When i got the idea for traveling in Asia technological miracle Japan was one of the countries that i visit first. I catch a flight from Belgrade to …

St. Lucia - paradise on the planet Earth, one of the most beautiful places

St Lucia is an island nation in the eastern Caribbean with 2 distinctive mountains, the Pitons, on its west coast. It’s known for its beaches and …

Panama

One of the most beautiful countries that a have been is Panama. Panama is a country on the isthmus linking Central and South America. The man-made …

Nordkapp – Journey to the end of the world

Journey to the end of the world<p>“Here I stand at Nordkapp, the extreme of Finnmark, at the very end of the world,” said Franscesco Negri in the winter …

Cayman Islands- Paradise on the earth that will take your breathaway

The Cayman Islands, a British Overseas Territory, encompasses 3 islands in the western Caribbean Sea. Grand Cayman, the largest island, is known for …