Darla Carter

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In Focus: The Beauty Of Our U.S. National Parks

Photo by @BrianSkerry A bottlenose dolphin ‘crater feeds’ in the Bahamas. In this location, this species of dolphin has created a unique feeding strategy in which they use echolocation (sonar) to find fish hiding beneath the sand. Once a fish is found, they invert their bodies and dig down to grab the fish in their mouth. One of the ways researchers know that dolphins are smart is by studying their creative feeding strategies. Check out the May issue of @natgeo for the latest info in our story about dolphin intelligence! @thephotosociety @natgeocreative #dolphins #bahamas #animalminds #smartanimals #marinemammals #NikonAmbassador #subal

Budapest for free

Budapest is a bargain destination, though you still have to pay for just about everything. That doesn’t mean you’ll be reaching for your wallet from morning till night – the following top attractions and activities won’t cost you a forint. For the most part they involve being on the outside looking …

Top 10: Photos: World's Best Picnic Spots

TravelBest Of<p>Have a snack while you're soaking in the sights. Here are some of the most beautiful spots for a picnic.

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Ebenezer Park - Rock Hill, SC

These questions and answers are the opinion of an RVParkReviews’ member and not the views of RVParkReviews.com<p>Ratings overview<p>Reviews by camping …

3 Hospitality Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Feast your way around Sydney's global cuisines

In multicultural Sydney, you can dip your tastebuds in other shores without ever leaving the city. The best dishes here were raised in migrant neighbourhoods where locals won’t put up with flavours less than authentic. Ready your tastebuds for steaming Malaysian pancakes, Korean barbecues, and a …

Those puppy-dog eyes trigger chemical connection with humans

The long, loving gazes. The ritualized, often high-pitched, expressions of affection. The heroic self-sacrifice one would readily endure for the other.<p>What is it about the bond between human and dog that is not like the relationship between parent and child?<p>Now science offers a new explanation for …

12 Mental Tricks to Beat Cravings and Lose Weight

Using pure willpower to overcome cravings doesn’t always work. (If it did, dieting would be easy and we’d all be at our own healthy, feel-great …

How Modern Life Depletes Our Gut Microbes

Looks like many of us don't have the right stomach for a paleodiet. Literally.<p>Two studies give us a glimpse into our ancestors' microbiome — you know, those trillions of bacteria that live in the human gut.<p>And the take-home message of the studies is clear: Western diets and modern-day hygiene have …

Why So Many of Us Experience a Midlife Crisis

A mid-career crisis can happen to anyone. It can hit even those who objectively have the most fulfilling jobs. When it does, it inflicts pain on the individual suffering it and causes productivity losses for employers. Yet, the phenomenon remains stigmatized and under-researched, leaving crucial …

Interview: How Instagram Photographer Lauren Bath Has Made a Job Out of Traveling the World

If traveling the world and photographing incredible destinations sounds too good to be true, then you haven't met Lauren Bath. We introduced you to her a few days ago when we showed you her spectacular photos of camel trains on Australia's Cable Beach. In the short three and a half years since …

2015 Tours of a Lifetime

Buttes and beasts: amazing US national parks – in pictures

The US’s national parks offer up some of the most dramatic scenery in the world. To celebrate National Park Week (18-26 April), we’ve picked some of the best photographs shared on the Department of the Interior’s Instagram account, showcasing astonishing canyons, mountains and wildlife

The 8 Best Food Cities in the World

Travelers love to eat -- that's why every year, as part of our Readers' Choice Awards survey, we ask our readers to rank their favorite food cities around the world.<p><i>By the editors of Condᅢᄅ Nast Traveler</i><p>Travelers love to eat--that's why every year, as part of our Readers' Choice Awards survey, we …

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Bauer focused on improving body language on mound

CLEVELAND -- Trevor Bauer knows that he might have been misunderstood at times in the past. By teammates. By coaches. By umpires. The young Indians …

Why Travelers Should Be All About the All-Inclusive Vacation

Let's face it: Booking an all-inclusive resort is much different than booking a hotel. You don't just get a room when you choose this option, you get an experience. And in most cases, that may have been exactly what you were after in the first place.<p><i>Britt Reints / Flickr</i><p>When you close your eyes and …

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Ray Dennis's Conceptual Surrealism is Done in Camera With no Photoshop

<i>All images by Ray Dennis. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Ray Dennis is a 29 year old creative who hails from Ann Arbor Michigan–and who is …

O'Neill Regional Park Mountain Bike Trail Map, Elevation Profile, and GPS Data

O'Neill Regional Park Topo Map<p>Explore<p>Zoom into topo maps for the ultimate details - terrain, trails, roads, landmarks. Choose from multiple topo …

Five Useful Lightroom Keyboard Shortcuts

Adobe makes life easier for Lightroom users by building in keyboard shortcuts. You probably know some of the more important ones by heart (e.g.: T to …

Keyboard Shortcuts

See the Cherry Trees Blossoming in Washington, D.C.

Cherry trees blossom around the Tidal Basin at sunrise near the Jefferson Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, D<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Saul …

Is a headlamp an essential piece of travel gear?

It's time to shine a little light onto your travels.<p>Shining a light on the coqui frog of Hawaii.<p>With all the grace and stealth of a bull in a china …

The call of the wild: Stunning photos from around the world capture travellers face to face with the wonders of nature

A single bikini-clad woman silhouetted against a spectacular sunset, a tiny figure facing a swirl of stars, a hot spring whose improbably lurid hues …

Top 10 Best Backpacking Tents of 2018

Your tent can make or break a backpacking trip. But with all the options out there now, which ones are the best backpacking tents for your needs? Do …

6 Reasons To Visit North Cascades National Park

©istockphoto/epicureanNorth Cascades National Park is one of the most expansive alpine wonderlands in the contiguous United States. Established as a …

My Adventure: circumnavigating the Sierra-Nevada Mountain Range

Sometimes life lets you make the most of an opportunity. My friend Ryan needed to travel to Merced, California, from the Los Angeles area at the …

Happy campers: how caravanning became cool

The range of luxurious camping facilities now available to British holidaymakers means caravanning has seen a surge in popularity<p>There was a time when caravanning was only attempted by the hardiest of holidaymakers. But thanks to design improvements it has now been transformed into an almost …

America’s Prettiest Beach Campsites

Fragrant wild roses bloom on the fringes of this two-mile beach flanking Buzzards Bay, on the mainland west of Martha’s Vineyard. Campers and …

Top 10 Summer Experiences in Norway

Travel<p>Explore the Arctic tundra, island-hop around scenic archipelagos, cruise majestic fjords, and hike magnificent landscapes under a never setting midnight sun. These experiences and more make up ten ways to enjoy the very best of summer in Norway.<p><b>Ride cable cars to see the midnight …

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