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The Best Beaches in Europe

The focal point of this famous spot is the hulking, weathered hull of a freighter that ran aground in the early ’80s. The ship now sits in the middle …

European Travel

How to See the Hidden Sides of Alaska

Photo by Sherry Ott<p>Flightseeing in McCarthy<p>There's way more to the state than Juneau.<p>Alaska gets millions of visitors every year, but most of them …

National Parks

27 Amazing Campgrounds In America For When You Need Chill Vibes

America the zen.

Hiking

Construction of world’s tallest timber building is underway in Vancouver

Construction of the world’s tallest mass timber building is underway in Vancouver at the University of British Columbia. Acton Ostry Architects …

Net Zero Energy isn't perfect, but it's still a pretty good idea

In my review of The Power of Zero, I complained that the concept of Net Zero Energy was a means to an end, rather than the end itself; that the goal …

Architects design ‘the house of tomorrow’

<i></i>The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) invited six contemporary architecture practices to create speculative responses to the UK’s housing …

Architecture

14 stunning photos of everyday life in Thailand

With its bustling cities, gorgeous beaches, and rich cultural history, Thailand is a hot spot for tourists. In 2014, more than 24 million visitors traveled there to experience its unique sites first-hand. Photo-sharing app EyeEm recently hosted a Thailand-centric contest that asked photographers to …

Asia Travel
Machu Picchu

DIYA / SPASM Design Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Ahmedabad, is predominantly dry through the year, though it does rain occasionally during monsoon …

Hotel within a hotel: 5 secret luxury lodgings | CNN Travel

(CNN) — You just checked in at the front desk of your hotel and are making your way up the elevator to your room.<p>Unbeknownst to you, there are people checking into their rooms in the very same building, but they're checking into an entirely different hotel.<p>How can that be? It's part of the growing …

Hospitality

5 Stunning Hotels That Were Once Palaces

We often get caught up in the new and now when it comes to choosing a hotel, but sometimes it’s worth taking a look back at more unapologetically lavish times. Traveling in style used to mean opulent, over-the-top glamour and romanticism, not sharp, modern, and buzzy. This summer is prime time to …

European Travel

The Best Beaches In The World

27 reasons to drop everything and book your summer vacation now.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South …

Beaches

Cabin Straumsnes / Rever & Drage Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Paradoxically the new main cabin at Årsund was built after the annex. This due to the fact that the …

House for Hermes / Andrew Simpson Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A House for Hermes is the outcome of a collaboration between the architect and a client working as an …

Framing

Modern Homes That Used To Be Rustic Old Barns

Old barns had and continue to have great influence on the design of a lot of modern homes. Whether we’re talking about barns converted into modern …

13 Waterfalls You Need in Your Life: No Passport Required

If there's a pot of gold at the end of every rainbow, then there should be a waterfall at the end of every hike. Why? Well, along with the chance to take in a majestic natural landscape, the rush of all that water may give your brain a biochemical boost. According to the Center for Applied …

Hiking

11 Of The Best Destinations To Travel To For Amazing Photographs

Photography is an art-form that we can all relate to. When people say a photograph is a worth a 1,000 words, cliché as it sounds, it’s absolutely …

Amazing
Cuba

Everything You Need to Know About All-Inclusive Resorts

All-inclusive resorts have just as many super fans as major haters.<p>While we've had not-so-great experiences at huge megaresorts with mediocre food …

Top 10 White Sand Beaches In The World

When the weather is cold, there is nothing better than working out where you could and should travel to next. Top of my list is usually a sandy beach …

Africa

The Most Romantic Islands in the World: Readers' Choice Awards

When it comes to romantic getaways, there's something infinitely appealing about the isolation and untouched beauty of an island. Whether you want a luxury resort for your honeymoon or a pristine beach for a last-minute Valentine's Day escape, you can't go wrong with these 20 destinations, voted …

East Africa

22 Spring Break Ideas That Don't Involve Drinking

Super-fun things to do when you're not drinking all the tequila.<p>If you party as hard as the stereotypical spring-breaker, your body needs a break by the time your vacation is through. But your trip doesn't have to cycle between blackouts and hangovers. Schedule a few of these activities at popular …

The Most Over-the-Top Valentine's Day Hotel Packages

All you need is love. And a hotel suite, a hidden island, a helicopter ride, a private concert, and some non-toxic body paint.<p>Any hotel can put together a romance package for Valentine’s Day by adding a bottle of champagne and a box of chocolates to its existing room amenities (and then upping the …

South Beach

The 25 most beautiful Caribbean beaches

List of the Best Luxury Hotels in Trinidad and Tobago

<b>THE BEST LUXURY HOTELS IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO</b> are listed in this article to give you essential information on where to stay in this twin island …