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The 15 countries that have gone unconquered the longest

World History

Three Days on the French Riviera Without Breaking the Bank

Do you love travelling to France, but shy away from the French Riviera because you think it’s all glitz and glamour?<p>Most people I talk to have the …

The Top 10 Hotels in Paris

The best places to stay in the City of Light, as chosen by Travel + Leisure readers.<p>There are the great philosophical arguments about which people …

Hotels

What's New In Paris?

Image via REISETIPS.NETTAVISEN.NO<p><i>By: Susan "Honey" Good</i><p>Oh, how I adore Paris! Such a vibrant city always growing, and always surprising me with new, hip spots to attend to. Find yourself heading to Paris anytime soon... or even thinking about it? Here are some of the new goings-on in one of the …

11 Must-See Châteaux Outside Paris

No need to head to the Loire Valley to see magnificent homes: There are plenty of historic châteaux within an hour of Paris, by car, train, or metro …

Paris

Most Paris numbers start with 01; mobile phone numbers start with 06; numbers beginning 08 are special-rate numbers, ranging from 0800 freephone to premium-rate calls<p><b>Time difference:</b> +1 hourTravelling times: London to Paris by Eurostar takes 2hr 15min. Flying time is about one hour<p>Local laws and …

France

10 Reasons to Love August in Paris

<i>Paris Plages/Pause Cafe, Isabel Miller-Bottome</i><p>For those who cherish the peaceful atmosphere resulting from the mass exodus of holiday-goers, August …

France

The tallest buildings in the world (for now)

Bed Bugs While Traveling - Avoiding Bed Bugs in Hotels

Know Before You Go<p>How to Prevent Bringing Bed Bugs Home From Travels<p>Before we know it, summer will be here and millions of people around the country …

Bedbugs

How to Move Abroad When You're Young and Broke

If you're going to be broke somewhere, it might as well be on the beach in Bali.<p>In 2004, Erin Grover found herself in a common situation. She'd just graduated from college, had no job prospects, and was broke. So she did the only thing that made sense to her: She scraped together enough money to …

Chiang Mai

The greatest hotels in Britain for summer

<b>Fiona Duncan, hotel expert, introduces Telegraph Travel's guide to the best hotels in Britain for summer fun.</b><p>It feels like it has been a while coming this year, but summer is finally here. And if it’s the nostalgic sounds and scents of a traditional British summer – birdsong; the knock of mallet on …

England

Do I want to dress like Kate Middleton?

Everyone knows that celebrities don’t buy their own clothes, right? We can’t applaud the Duchess of Cambridge for her fashion sense when she has a stylist<p><b>Do I want to dress like</b> <b>Kate Middleton</b><b>? A fashion website that I like recently suggested I should, but I’m not convinced.</b><p><i>Paula, north-east …

Is Now the Time to Book a Trip to Europe?

Heck yeah, say travel experts<p>For Americans watching Europe’s Brexit meltdown, here are the only numbers that really matter:<p>The British pound is in …

13 Cool Stops On California's Pacific Coast Highway

Start dreaming about your next California vacation - and dream big!<p>From the deeply puzzling Winchester Mystery House to the jaw-dropping majesty of …

11 Incredible Cities Where Living Abroad Is Cheap

It's time to make moves.<p>Moving to a faraway city is a dream for many of us. But the cost of living abroad is often scary enough to keep us stuck in our cozy little hometowns.<p>In <i>these</i> cities, however, money isn't as big a concern. All 11 of the following far-flung spots are known for being relatively …

19 of the most absurdly inconsiderate airline passengers to ever fly the friendly skies

We've all run into that airplane passenger who just doesn't understand, or care, that a plane is a public space.<p>But the "Passenger Shaming" social …

5 Skin-Care Sticks That Will Change Your Travel Beauty Routine

The appeal of makeup that comes in stick form—foundations, blushes, bronzers—is easy to recognize: The portable solids glide on easily and, unlike liquids, will not spill or end up in the TSA confiscated bin at the airport. Now just in time for peak travel season, a host of skin-care products—from …

6 New, Cool Travel Products You'll Want for Your Next Vacation

Even a backpack that comes with its own Wi-Fi.<p><i>This story originally appeared on fortune.com</i><p>With the newest crop of travel goods, technology is the …

The effect of Brexit on tourism

Great Britain's referendum to leave the European Union will in the long term also affect tourism - both in the UK and in the Brits' favorite European …

17 of the best under-the-radar islands in Europe

Even if you haven't done much traveling in Europe, though, these breathtaking islands are well worth the detour.<p>They boast laid-back cultures, quiet charm, and an unspoiled nature that simply cannot be matched by the European mainland.<p>So pack your best camera, and get ready for an adventure.

European Travel

10 of the greatest British rail journeys

Taking the Orient-Express from London to Bath (and beyond)

World's best places to visit in 2016-17 from U.S. News | CNN Travel

CNN

The world’s 10 best train journeys – by the woman who’s done them all

<i>After covering three continents and 45,000 miles by train for our Around the World in 80 Trains series, Monisha Rajesh shares her unmissable rail journeys</i><p>1. Xining to Lhasa<p>Climbing more than 17,000ft, the Qinghai-Tibet railway travels along the top of the world past ice-blue lakes and snow-capped …

Trains

49 Ways to Celebrate the Most Perfect Day of the Year

You may know tomorrow, June 28, as Tau Day, a celebration of the number 2π, which some people believe to be the superior circle constant. I prefer to …

10 Facts About The Giant Planet, Jupiter [Infographic]

In honor of the Juno space probe arriving at Jupiter on July 4th, I have put together an infographic containing some facts about the largest planet in our solar system. Jupiter is massive, its mass it over 300 times that of Earth and, because it’s a gas giant, its volume is over 1,300 times that of …

Astronomy

Science Says, This One Habit Helps You Make Smarter Decisions

15-35% better decision outcomes, more creative problem solving, and persistence are all benefits of this approach<p>It's impressive how many ways we study decision making. I searched Amazon today for books on decision making: over 90,000 results. The top one is <i>The Decision Book: 50 Models for</i> …

3 months ago I threw everything away — and it's taught me surprising lessons about minimalism

It's been three months since I threw everything out. I've lived in four different places. I haven't paid rent anywhere.<p>I always have benefited from the kindness of others.<p>That doesn't mean I couch surf. But after 20 years of being good to people, I realized I had never let people be good to me. Now …

Minimalism

This Is What Food Does To Your Brain

Mind your food, friends!<p>Dr. Seuss once said, "You've got a brain in your head and feet in your shoes, you can eat any food you choose!"<p>Well, he actually said "steer yourself in any direction you choose," not "eat any food," but that's how we like to interpret it.<p>In all seriousness, thought, what …