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Top 5 Best Romantic Resorts For Couples In Thailand

Thailand offers white sand beaches, clear blue sea and dramatic tropical landscapes. My top 5 best romantic hotels and resorts for couples in …

Swimming Pools

Hiking Angels Landing in Zion National Park

The higher we climbed the more nervous I got. I held the chain as I peered over the edge and thought to myself, “What in the world did we get …

Three Days in Quebec City

Here's how to plan the perfect long weekend in this historic Canadian destination.<p>Winters in Canada can be strong, so Quebecers are among the first to hit the streets in the spring to dance in the sunshine at festivals and relax on café patios. Join them and it won’t be long before you too develop …

Beautiful places to stay in Tuscany: six perfect Italian palazzos

Beyond Florence, in the Tuscan hills, a handful of Italy's finest historic buildings have been turned into glorious places to stay. From private villas to a village-turned-hotel, we select six fabulous retreats in which to play <i>conte e contessa</i>.<p><b>The Country Estate: Castello di Casole</b><br>Luchino Visconti …

Budapest, Hungary Walking Guide in 14km

The cities of Buda and Pest unified in 1873, becoming the contemporary capital of Hungary, Budapest. As one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, …

European Travel

A Journey Through Iceland’s Golden Circle

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European Travel

Want to travel through Europe? Follow these unique and relaxing routes

The post Want to travel through Europe? Follow these unique and relaxing routes appeared first on http://thebesttravelplaces.comBackpacking is an …

The Golden Pass Line, Switzerland…

One of the most scenic train journeys…<p>One of the most scenic train journeys…

Man-made "wind trees" will finally make it possible to power homes using turbines

Picture a steady breeze blowing through the leaves of a tree. Now imagine these leaves could do more than simply churn in the current of air—what if they could capture the wind and transform it into renewable energy?<p>Energy from wind is the fastest-growing source of electricity in the world, …

10 Europe road trips that should be on your bucket list

The next time you head to Europe, consider applying the classic American road trip formula to your vacation abroad. Hitting the road in Europe is a great way to get off the beaten tourist path and spontaneously discover small villages, regional cuisine and friendly locals. And you’ll surely find …

Detechter

The best hidden sights in Italy - according to you

This week's winner<p>Fun and learning in Lazio<p>If you want a family holiday that is both relaxing and educational, head to the Agro Pontino, in the Lazio region just south of Rome. It is impressively framed by the promontory of Monte Circeo to the south, and the Lepini Hills to the east. The beach, …

9 European 'enclaves' – the continent's quirkiest corners

What’s an enclave? It is a part of one sovereign country that’s totally surrounded and landlocked by another sovereign country. Like a pocket of Germany in the middle of Switzerland, for example. The culture of these regions often combines the characteristics of two or more destinations – making …

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Greece Honeymoon Idea: What You Should See Before Hitting the Islands

The Greek islands have honeymoon written all over them: cliffside villas, endless beaches, and sun that stretches on for days. But before jetting off to a glam locale like Santorini, spend some time on shore soaking up the historic sites in Athens and the Grecian countryside during an escape that's …

Las Vegas for foodies: top 10 new gourmet restaurants in Sin City

Hungry epicures have been singing 'Viva Las Vegas' for the past decade as the decadent spread of this neon-lit city moved from steakhouses and buffets to celebrity-chef destinations. That trend has continued as a slew of eateries offering adventurous cuisine have opened recently.<p>Some serve the …

What You Need to Know About Palawan, the "Best Island in the World"

Warning: These pictures will give you serious wanderlust.<p>If you're thinking of where to go on your next tropical beach getaway, you may want to look a little farther than the Caribbean.<p>For the second time, the Palawan archipelago in the Philippines has been named "Best Island in the World" by the …

Palawan

Glacier National Park has spectacularly beautiful unspoilt nature

Do you know what National Park has the mountain goat as its official symbol? Here are some clues:<p>The park has over one million acres within its …

National Parks

America's Top 10 Hardest Day Hikes

The word “epic” is uttered a bit too lightly these days. Once reserved to describe the fantastic voyages of brave explorers, it’s now readily used to …

Hiking

Walking the Trail of the Bernina Express tour with Ramblers: review

Telegraph expert rating 9/10<p>The Alps in summer have that iconic mix of freshness, intensity of light, wildflowered waterfalls and snow-topped mountains that have been the bedrock of so many advertising campaigns. The valleys at either end of the Bernina railway are verdant with orchards and …

10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Iceland

Northern. Lights.<p>Iceland is one of my favorite countries to visit and here are my top 10 reasons why I love this country so much:<p><b>1 | Waterfalls Galore</b><p>There are waterfalls everywhere in Iceland. Not only is there Gullfoss, Detifoss, and Godafoss, but there’s tons more throughout the country. I love …

Italy itinerary: Rome & Campania in 1 week

Day 1 - <b>Rome</b>: The heart of Rome<p>The Pantheon in Rome.<b>MORNING:</b> Most transatlantic flights land in Rome in the early morning (around 8am), and by the …

Want to help Greece? Go there on holiday

Showing solidarity through tourism is a win-win situation: you get a cheap holiday in a beautiful country; Greece gets a much-needed injection of cash<p>Covering the Greek crisis for the past few months, the question I am asked most commonly is: “Why won’t Greece just stop whining and pay its debts?” …

Wild Horses

Glacier To Yellowstone

Drive through the rolling hills and mountains of Montana on your way from Glacier National Park’s east entrance in St. Mary to Yellowstone National …

Backcountry Cabin Escapes

Ski huts in the Alps are like small castles—most employ caretakers who greet you with beer or wine and cook you hot meals. The U.S. may not have the luxury or the sheer numbers (Switzerland alone has 213 <i>hüttes</i>), but we’re getting better. Last year, the newly formed, Colorado-based Grand Huts …

The ultimate guide to hidden gems in the Pacific Northwest

No one thinks of a desert in Oregon. But there, right in the middle of the state, glowing in a multitude of yellows, golds, reds and blacks, lies the …