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Want to get lost? Let this couple's blog be your guide

Uncover the day-to-day life (and the actual cost) as a couple backpack on less traveled roads through Afghanistan, China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Georgia and Iran.<p><b>Name:</b> Lostwithpurpose.com<p><b>What it does:</b> A twentysomething couple encourage cross-cultural …

Border Crossings

15 Foods You Should Never, Ever Eat

Hard-and-fast food rules are made to be broken. But some common foods are seriously bad for you. "It doesn't mean you'll get sick, get cancer, or die …

Nutrition

Is This the Most Beautiful Tuscan Village You’ve Never Heard Of?

Following a $250 million investment, this cinematic Italian hamlet is about to become hugely popular<p>When planning a trip to Italy’s most sought-after region, most people head to Florence, Siena, or Pisa, but now a remote village called Montaione is coming onto the map. Perched on a high hill and …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Girl scalped on carnival ride speaks out - CNN Video

12-year-old Elizabeth Gilreath is speaking out nearly one year after she was scalped on a carnival ride in Omaha, Nebraska. WOWT has more.

Turner Broadcasting

Stop what you're doing and put this timelapse of the Milky Way on fullscreen

Just turn your video to full HD, go fullscreen, and set the gearshift of your soul to high for the best experience possible.<p>Airline pilot Sales Wick …

These Coffee Cake Recipes Will Satisfy Any Sweet Tooth | MyRecipes

Contrary to what the name might suggest (and what Brits might say), a traditional American <b>coffee cake</b> isn't actually flavored with coffee. A standard</b> …

Antelope Valley poppy blooms expected to be moderate, but 'surprise' wildflowers may save the day

The Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve is greening up right now with California poppy plants. So where are the buds whose blooms will paint the fields orange? Nowhere in sight.<p>"Although we've gotten a good amount of rain, it's not quite up to average yet," California State Parks interpreter …

National Parks

6 Tips for Packing Light for a Trek

<b>Authored by Susan Guillory</b><p>When it comes to luggage, my preference is to travel with a suitcase, with enough clothing options to satisfy my whim. So …

Backpacking

Canada Is Offering Free Admission to Its National Parks in 2017—Here’s Where to Stay

The new year marks the 150th celebration of Canadian Confederation, and to commemorate the country’s birthday, Parks Canada is offering free …

National Parks

The 7 Bluest Waters in the World, and Where to Find Them

There’s nothing like an idyllic beach screensaver to ignite your wanderlust. The water is so blue it’s hard to imagine somewhere <i>that</i> beautiful …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

You're not young and free forever.<p>Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having …

My Favourite Packing Tips

Packing is always the element of going away which I have a love-to-hate relationship with. I start off by being very organised and gently placing …

Road-tripping through Hill Country: Texas’ up-and-coming vineyards

One of America’s great unsung wine regions lies right in the heart of Texas. Hill Country may be better known for barbecue, but its rich soil has proved ideal for producing top-quality vineyards. There are currently over 70 wineries scattered across the hilly, Mediterranean-like landscape, which …

Wine

How to travel to Europe on a budget + 5 budget European destinations

There are a lot of wonderful ways to experience Europe while staying on a budget. For most travelers, backpacking through Europe is at the top of …

European Travel

You Can Now Book Airbnb Trips, Tours Around the World

The rental company just announced Airbnb Trips, a new full-service planning platform, at the Airbnb Open in Los Angeles.<p>For the first time since its inception eight years ago, Airbnb is moving beyond accommodations and takes the (big) leap into trip planning. Airbnb Trips, which was announced today …

Hospitality

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9 spots not to miss on your next trip to Oregon

Home to hundreds of state parks and over a dozen national forests, the diverse geographic state of Oregon, has everything I would want in my own …

Hiking

The best budget hotels in Florence

An insider's guide to the top budget hotels in Florence, including the best for frescoed interiors, rooftop bars, individually decorated bedrooms and informal vibes, in central locations near Piazza San Marco, the Duomo, Piazza Santa Croce and the Artemio Franchi stadium.<p>Antica Dimora …

America's Most Scenic Roads

The T-shirts all say: <i>I survived the road to Hana</i>. It can take more than two and a half hours to travel the 52 miles from Kahului to Hana, as you …

Eerie Photos of 'Dark Tourism' Sites Around the World

Museums and memorials around the globe reveal histories of death, indignity, and destruction.<p>Tuol Sleng is a portrait of cruelty. Photographs of emaciated corpses dress the rooms in a macabre wallpaper, and rusty blood spatter stains the ceilings—evidence of the systematic arrest, torture, and …

Airfare Deal: U.S. to Paris from $390 roundtrip

American Airlines has some great fares between the U.S. and Paris for travel next year.<p>Available Routes<p>Chicago to Paris from $390 roundtrip.<br>• Denver or …

11 Travel Apps That Take the Stress Out of Vacation Planning

Be your own travel agent with these insightful apps.<p>From weather and flight updates, through hotels and transportation, all the way to dining and entertainment, there's a relevant smartphone app out there to guide you. We've rounded up some of the best travel apps worth your attention.

Apps

High Sierra Titan 55 Internal Frame Backpack - Great Price And Features

High Sierra Titan 55 internal frame backpack is most suitable for beginners and for occasional multi-day and weekend outdoor tours. Its price and …

Love hiking, hate maps? Then let us locate the right GPS gadget for you

From apps to watches to handheld units, there are a huge number of GPS devices to help you hike safely. We test which is the right one for you and your budget<p><b>ViewRanger</b><p>Popular app that comes with its own free maps – or you can buy more detailed Ordnance Survey ones. Viewranger has a vast store of …

Hiking

100 under-the-radar places everyone should visit in the world

That's why we have compiled a comprehensive list of lesser-visited destinations, whether they are natural or man-made spectacles, hidden wonders, or points of breathtaking scenery.<p>From a Japanese island that doubles as an active volcano to a neon green lake in New Zealand, here are our top</i> …

9 must-do experiences in San Francisco

1. Head north for great views and more nature.<p>It’s easy to ride across the bridge, or take a city car share for the quick trip. There’s also Muni …