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15 Amazingly Romantic Mini-Moon Getaways For Newlyweds

Enjoy a little getaway after the big day.<p>Jetting off on your honeymoon the night of your wedding is a romantic notion that has become a bit …

Did brief Paris stopover prove fatal for passengers and crew who flew on EgyptAir MS804?

By the time Briton Richard Osman and 55 other passengers sealed their disastrous fate by taking their seats at Paris, the doomed Airbus A320 was already on its fifth journey in 24 hours.<p>The 13-year-old airliner had taken in stops as far afield as Eritrea, Egypt and Tunisia before finally taking off …

Airplanes

Six Unique Materials Will Make You Reimagine Design

(Photo by David Estreich)<p>Sometimes, we forget about materials of the past that were beautiful and different, those that belonged to a particular historical period. In an endeavor to explore the most unusual and unique of these, we teamed up with Jean-Paul Viollet of Atelier Viollet to assist in …

Art Deco

The man set to lead the Philippines has made a bunch of controversial comments

Rodrigo Duterte, the mayor of southern Davao city, has been declared the winner of the election after the withdrawal of his opponents. (Although, the official result hasn't been declared yet.)<p>Ahead of the election, the Associated Press noted that a victory by Duterte would present "a massive …

Asia

13 Experiences Every Traveler Should Have in England

London’s cultural sights tend to go heavy on the grandeur—royal this, crown jewels that—but a stroll down its most famous outdoor market promises a …

Disorienting Landscape Manipulations by Laurent Rosset

A basic landscape or cityscape photograph is just the beginning for Italian photo manipulation artist and architect Laurent Rosset. It’s once he has …

Can you spot the planets in this stunning photo of the Milky Way - taken from the Isle of Wight?

Spectacular star views may be difficult to find in some parts of the country but one photographer managed to catch the perfect shot of first light on the Isle of Wight.<p>Chad Powell, a 24-year-old snapper and graphic designer, has a passion for photographing the night sky off the coast of …

OPA finds backer for cliffside residence sunken into Lebanese mountain

Open Platform for Architecture is moving forward with plans to build a subterranean residence that will slice into a mountain near Beirut and feature …

18 incredible European destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

Some of these places are difficult to access, while others remain local secrets.<p>We've put together a list of 18 European destinations that you can enjoy without hordes of travelers, from one of France's most majestic villages to a breathtaking hiking trail in Sweden.<p><i>Sarah Schmalbruch wrote an</i> …

Collection of Google Earth Anomalies by Artist Clement Valla – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

TripAdvisor's best islands for 2016 | CNN Travel

TripAdvisor

6 Spectacular Street Photos Around the World

Keith Mokris is a Chicago-based digital marketer and content creator. You can follow him on 500px, visit his website, or check him out on Instagram …

Landscape Photography

8 travel apps to make your next flight better

We often forget it, but flying is a luxury — a luxury that can bring out the worst in even the most agreeable traveler.<p>From finding out that prices …

Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby – Inside Pippa Middleton's £9,000-per-night French Polynesian honeymoon hideaway

FBI Cyber Warning: Ignore Your CEO's E-Mail And Phone Her Back -- Or Your Company May Pay For It

The FBI is warning people about a business email scheme which has resulted in huge losses to companies in Phoenix and other U.S. cities.<p>Here’s how the scam works:<p>A CEO seemingly emails an employee — typically in a finance or administrative role — instructing them to perform a wire transfer.<p>The …

E-Mail

SpaceX Makes History By Successfully Landing Rocket on Floating Ship

SpaceX made history Friday afternoon by successfully landing the first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket on a floating drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean …

Starbucks customer says his mocha was labeled 'Diabetes here I come'

<i>UPDATED April 11, 2018 8:30 a.m. PT with Starbucks' apology to the customer.</i><p>This is one way to sour a sweet morning coffee.<p>While Starbucks baristas …

Caribbean tourist hit by small airplane landing at dangerous airport | Adventure Sports Network

Tourist is grazed on right hand by the tire of landing aircraft at Gustaff III Airport.<p>The Gustaff III Airport on the Caribbean island of St. Barts …

9 things you must do in Canada

From unforgettable wildlife encounters and epic road trips to pancakes you'll never forget, these are the things you need to do to get the most of …

NASA releases 3 million photos of Earth

NASA has been capturing incredible images of Earth's surface since 1999. Using Japan's Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer …

NASA

10 Stunning Photo Ideas for Your Next Vacation

Even novice photographers can go pro with these tips.<p>Taking pictures is pretty much a given when going on vacation, but before you settle for average-looking selfies, take a cue from the pros. These Instagram photo experts post the kind of wanderlust-inducing pics that you tag your friends in. Take …

Microsoft game chief Phil Spencer on openness, HoloLens, and Xbox 1.5

Microsoft has had its fair share of criticism about its platform strategy. Tim Sweeney, CEO of Epic Games, recently blasted Microsoft’s commitment to an open Windows platform. HoloLens may not do much for games at a time when rivals are betting on virtual reality. And Sony continues to lead in …

Ghostly photos show abandoned town being reclaimed by desert sand

In Melbourne, Australia, an old home filled with sand is allowing visitors to travel to an eerie corner of Africa without leaving the country.<p>The …

Australia

10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

To find out where the rich travel when they go to the European nation, RoutePerfect.com has shared data for the most popular Italian destinations booked by wealthy travellers on a luxury budget, who spend an average of £13,900 ($20,000) on their overall trip.<p>The ranking is based on over 150,000 …

Know Your Gear: Five Tips for Better Images

First and foremost, gear is not the be all and end all. Creativity will bring the most out of the simplest of gear. We stand on the shoulders of …

Cameras

Zaha Hadid's Most Iconic Buildings

As the first woman to win the Pritzker Architecture Prize, Zaha Hadid arguably did as much as any of her forebears to pave the way for women in architecture. But even this will not be her most enduring legacy: With her sudden death Thursday morning, she leaves behind a host of landmark structures …

Articles about bauhaus sea on Dwell.com - Dwell

No nautical nonsense here. How Walter Gropius built the Hagerty House, his first commission in the United States.<p>No nautical nonsense here. How Walter Gropius built the Hagerty House, his first commission in the United States.<p>Of all American cities, you'd think Chicago would be at the forefront of …

Architecture

Facebook wants to build this crazy arm controller to make VR even more realistic

This week, Facebook started shipping the first of its long-awaited Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets, but it may well have more VR technology up its sleeve—or, on top of it.<p>A patent published Mar. 29 shows that Facebook has acquired the rights to develop an arm-mounted controller that can be …

Virtual Reality

The airport which launched a thousand conspiracy theories

The bright blue Mustang outside the airport by El Paso artist Luis Jiménez actually killed him in 2006. (Denver International Airport)<p>An airport with a layout shaped like a swastika and creepy death murals has been labeled one of the spookiest on the planet.<p>Soon after it opened, Denver …