Angelika Schuck

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Rediscovering South Korea: why the time to go is now | Travel Feature

Why should you go?<p>The capital Seoul is a bastion of high tech super-convenience. Buildings are towering and futuristic, plus the shopping is …

Coffee and karaoke in south-east Asia's secret corner

The Mekong should be on everyone’s travel bucket list, and your first glimpse of it - through the stilts of a floating village or between the trunks of a coconut palm forest - stays with you forever.<p>Its journey from China to Vietnam is as wild as you’d expect, winding through tight jungle and rice …

6 reasons you should make Malaysia your next travel destination

<b>Malaysia is an oft-forgotten jewel of Southeast Asia.</b><p>Home to diverse landscapes ranging from cool tea plantations to dense jungles; reef-fringed …

Three ancient villages to visit in Bali

While in Bali, consider enjoying a cultural and educational experience by visiting some of its ancient villages.<p>There are at least three such places …

18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

4 Recipes for Making Your Takeout Favorites at Home

Making restaurant- or takeout-inspired meals at home usually starts with a craving for a certain flavor — maybe the sticky, sweet heat of General …

The Yosemite most people never see: 10 dazzling hikes

YOSEMITE — Gazing at the spectacular scenery surrounding Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy reservoir, I can’t help but marvel. Nature has endowed Tuolumne …

5 Mexican Crockpot Recipes That Are Half the Work With Twice the Flavor

When preparing meals for the week ahead, it can be easy to get into a recipe rut. We all have our fallbacks, and when energy is low and time is …

MASBATE TOURIST SPOTS: Catandayagan Falls in Ticao Island, Masbate

There are many wondrous waterfalls in the Philippines. Each waterfall is different from each other. I've been to many of them, from Luzon, Visayas, …

City Halls

Taste Beyond The Tongue

The 10 most scenic hiking trails in the world

From the epic Pacific Crest Trail to Nepal's breathtakingly-beautiful Annapurna Circuit, our local experts share the best hiking trails to pack your bags for.

SpaceX releases video of its historic reused rocket landing

SpaceX made history last week when it successfully relaunched a previously-used rocket back into orbit (recovering the $6 million nosecone was just gravy). That rocket body could potentially be used yet again, given how spryly it set down on its drone barge, the <i>Of Course I Still Love You</i>, after …

A Beginner’s Guide to Photographing Stars With (or Without) Trails

When you're just starting out in photography, it's easy to get yourself stuck in a rut doing things that become comfortable and familiar.This can …

Landscape Photography

Astronomers just turned on a planet-size telescope to take a picture of a black hole

Every image you’ve seen of a black hole is an illustration. A giant “virtual” telescope may change that.<p>The closest astronomers have come to directly “seeing” a black hole happened last year, when the LIGO observatory detected the spacetime-warping gravitational waves radiating from a pair of black …

Hypocrisy Aside, Why Donald Trump Would Choose to Donate His Paycheck to the National Parks

Yesterday President Donald Trump donated his first three months of salary to the National Park Service, making good on a campaign promise to donate …

This man sought the meaning of life by isolating himself in the Scottish Highlands. Here’s what he found.

“I WANTED TO SHUT OUT the world of materialism and gain a sense of clarity about what the significance of life really is all about. And I think …