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I Photographed The Magical Atmosphere Of Christmas In Budapest

If you are lucky enough, you can see the beautifully lit Christmas tram and trolleybus on the streets of Budapest.

How to Fake the Golden Hour for Portrait Photography

Everybody loves soft golden hour light. Portraits shot during the golden hour always have that something extra. But the problem with golden hour …

Photography

Seven Small Towns You Must Visit in the U.S.

Seven reasons to start planning that U.S. road trip, stat.<p>New York City—more specifically the neon insanity around Times Square—may be the most …

Using Channels to Selectively Edit Your Photos

Have you ever wondered what that obscure tab called “Channels” in Photoshop does? You know, the one with black and white layers of your photograph …

Inside Tibet: Our Journey to The Rooftop of The World

Tibet is a place, tucked high up on the northern side of the Himalayas shrouded in mystery.<p>Few people I know have travelled to Tibet and few are familiar with its rocky, rugged mountain-scape, vibrant city landmarks and peaceful and relaxed culture.ᅡᅠ<p>Only open to tourists since 1986, people are …

Tibet

This Is What Happens to Your Body on a Thru-Hike

This summer, my wife and I hiked the Colorado Trail, a 486-mile, high-altitude trek from Denver to Durango. While it’s a challenging hike (only about 150 people complete the trail each year), the Colorado Trail Foundation says many hikers finish in four to six weeks.<p>The hike ended up taking us 29 …

Meet the couple who speed-climbed the sixth-tallest mountain in the world

A little less than two weeks ago, North Face climber Emily Harrington and Eddie Bauer guide Adrian Ballinger, the CEO of Alpenglow Expeditions, set …

Learn the secrets of the man who visited every country in the world on a budget

This year, Henrik Jeppesen completed a trip that saw him visiting every country in the world on a budget. His adventure included travelling to 193 countries, flying 850 times with more than 200 different airlines, staying in more than 1000 hotels before finally finishing in the last country of …

5 European destinations that are totally underrated (plus 3 that are a little overrated)

I RECENTLY QUIT MY JOB in New York City to circumnavigate the globe by couch-surfing through my social network, and my first stop was Europe. Though …

These caves are so amazing and you probably won’t ever get to see them

Situated in the Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park, in the central Vietnamese province of Quảng Bình, the Son Doong cave is about nine kilometres long …

Meet The Hero Who Commutes to Work in His McLaren P1

Hypercar ownership, done correctly.<p>It's hard to determine what's more striking about the McLaren P1–its face-melting performance, or the fact that it functions as a totally normal car in spite of said face-melting performance. It's low, sure, and rear visibility is minimal at best, but other than …

The Coolest Things to Do for $20 or Less in Every State

From Wedl’s Hamburger Stand in Wisconsin to Taos Pueblo in New Mexico.<p>A few years ago, $20 seemed like a lot of money. However, these days, $20 can …

TRAVEL INSIDER

These pools in Brazil are surrounded by massive sand dunes.

Watch This Insane Goodwood Stunt Driver Pull Off A Ridiculous Move

Who needs to stay in the car while driving?<p>One of the many crazy stunts at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend took drifting to the next level. Unsatisfied with just doing donuts in a legends car, the driver opened the door, jumped out, grabbed an audience member's cell phone and then …

If you drop an ant from the top of the Empire State Building, will it die?

Please tell me I need to know<p>One of the benefits of being (somewhat) bilingual is you get double the internet content. I feel very blessed to be able to enjoy both American internet full of dat bois and amusing Chrome extensions, and Korean internet, full of Zootopia memes and fan art. Korean …

10 breathtaking abandoned places you should visit this summer

It's a fantasy of many to find an abandoned place that has a striking history and to just see it decaying. There are actually plenty of abandoned spots in Europe that have astounding beauty and where nature has reclaimed its rights. So especially for you, the Trip4real team has selected some of the …

Abandoned Buildings

The World’s First ‘Fully’ Digital Camera was Created by Fuji

Ask a photo nerd and they’ll tell you that the world’s first digital camera was invented in the 70s by Steve Sasson while working at Kodak (oh, the …

The Vanual Camping Van

When the going gets tough and you want to get the hell out of dodge, a weekend retreat or getaway can be the perfect remedy. In fact, some fall in …

Note-Taking

Dude, Awesome Lack Hack

The LACK side table from IKEA, priced at $9.99.<p>I’ve discovered over time that not everyone loves IKEA as I do. While their furniture generally looks …

Featured Destination: Bayfield, Wisconsin

Kayaking around Bayfield, Wisconsin, can feel like soaring, as Lake Superior's water clarity reaches 100 feet in some places. With the Apostle …

Clever spiral staircase hides a surprise in this minimalist West Village duplex renovation

A stainless steel banister completes the contemporary feel.<p>The architects combined two apartments to create the duplex, which has large 10-foot …

Vanadium: The “Beautiful Metal" That Stores Energy

Environment Photo credit: The metal is extracted from brightly coloured ore. farbled / shutterstockAn unheralded metal could become a crucial part of …

Clean Energy

Scientists Get First Look At Ethiopia's Uncharted, Deadly Hot Spring

It could hold the key to finding life on alien worlds<p>The temperature during the day hovers around 107 degrees Fahrenheit, even in early spring. It's dry, and sulfur and chlorine cloud the air, burning the lungs of people unfortunate enough to be close to the boiling hot springs, roiling with salt, …

Frenchman's Bouillabaisse Pizza Wins Competition in Italy

Another example of France and Italy duking it out on the world stage.<p>It's been a tense month for Franco-Italian relations. Just last week, Italy's …

Hello, Tamago Kake Gohan, Your Time Has Come

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Stop looking at the picture above. Instead, look at this one:<p>This is a bowl of rice. It is delicious, but it is boring. It is boring in the way that monster-truck shows and movies about aliens aren't. It's so boring that the …

This Cuban-Style Crispy Chicken Is So Easy You Don't Even Need a Recipe

A photo editor shares the super simple dish that quells her Cuban food cravings every time.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>When I moved away …

Cooking

Indonesian 'Hobbits' Died Out Longer Ago Than Originally Thought, Study Finds

The “hobbits” that once inhabited Indonesia died out thousands of years earlier than originally thought, a new study found.<p>Researchers previously …

Top Travel Websites For Planning Your Next Adventure

Technology’s effects on the travel industry are widespread, with innovation signaling the dawn of a new age of travel products and services after the birth of the Internet and modern-communication systems. Not only has the industry itself benefited from recent technological advancements such as …

Flying

Here's How To Turn Traveling The World Into Your Job

Pro tips from top bloggers around the world.

25 Beach Hotels in Europe That Are Scary Beautiful

A member of the Relais & Chateaux luxury fellowship and possibly the most expensive hotel in Positano, Il San Pietro has enormous rooms with spacious …