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9 things you need to do if you want to become a flight attendant

Because of this, the competition among flight attendant candidates is so fierce that, for certain airlines, applicants compete with thousands of other applicants.<p>"You want to have your résumé ready to go because sometimes airlines like Southwest or JetBlue only open the application window for just …


Laos town known for drunkenness and tourist deaths cleans up its act

“I want us to preserve the mountains of Vang Vieng, the river and the culture for the future,” Thanongsi Solangkoun told me as I sipped mulberry wine at his organic restaurant on the Nam Song river in Laos.<p>Thanongsi, affectionately known as Mr T, produces some three tonnes of mulberries every year, …


18 Ways to Meet People When Traveling Solo

Tips that every solo traveler should know before starting a trip.<p>Solo travel may sound like a solitary experience, but the logistics of navigating …

11 Indie Games That You Wont Want To Stop Playing

Get ready to lose all your free time.

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

Pro tips from top bloggers around the world.

26 incredible waterfalls to visit in your lifetime

Some cascade lightly into trickling streams while others harness a speed and height that is simply mesmerizing.<p>We've put together a collection of 26 waterfalls from around the world that provide travelers with surreal scenery, incredible size, or unique shapes that won't be found anywhere else.<p>From …

Top 10 Compact Cameras for Travelers

Upgrade your travel photos with these lightweight cameras that pack a punch.<p><i>Tom O'Brien is a mechanical engineer and the photo engineer for</i> National Geographic <i>magazine. He designs and builds custom equipment for the photographers of the magazine. You can follow him on Instagram @Mechanicalphoto.</i>


IBM Engineer Quits His Job to Travel the World as an Instagram-Famous Photographer

If you had the chance to quit your job and pursue your passion, would you do it? Engineer-turned-photographer Eelco Roos seized the opportunity to follow his dream, and hasn't looked back since. The Dutch creative used to work as an IT specialist at IBM Amsterdam for 10 years, but increasing …

Before You Travel - Stock Up on These Must-Have Travel Items First

Traveling is a cumbersome affair. In reality, we all just want to transport to our destination like they do in Star Trek. But that's not the reality in which we live. The truth is that we have to take an airplane and go through the motions. Before you head out the door, make sure you are in …

Kamakura death trip: The holy city's most haunted hangouts

Leave the tourists behind to uncover a mountain of severed heads and ancient tales<p>Kamakura, a beautiful beach city 50 kilometers southwest of the capital, has long been the day trip of choice for Tokyoites in the mood to get out of the big city in a hurry.<p>Ask a dozen people for their favorite stops …

What's the World's Highest Mountain That's Never Been Climbed?

One thing's for sure: it isn't Mt. Everest.<p>The point of exploration is to go someplace new, and that's not always the easiest task on an increasingly crowded planet. The Wildlife Conservation Society estimates that 83 percent of the world's land surface has now been transformed in some way by …

'Star Wars' locations you can actually go and see | CNN Travel

Shadows – The Forgotten Element That Can Make (Or Break) A Photograph!

<b>Articles by Danny Eitreim Archives - Page 5 of 5 - PictureCorrect</b>49 articles<p>Saturday, September 7th, 2013<p>Today’s DSLR photo tip continues with our …

Landscape Photography

How To Make Speakers From Post-Its

Harnessing the power of sound using office supplies<p>On the ground floor of Pioneer Works Center for Arts and Innovation in Brooklyn, New York, a bearded and flanneled trio played gloomy arrhythmic music one Wednesday night. Upstairs, director of education David Sheinkopf taught a class on the …

12 differences between a normal girlfriend and a Swedish girlfriend

1.<p>A <b>normal girlfriend</b> slips into a dress and brings out her 5-inch stilettos for a night out on town.<br>A <b>Swedish girlfriend</b> wears her ACNE Hex jeans, her …

Paternity Leave

30 Ways to Use Your Smartphone When You Travel

One of the best gadgets for travelers may already be in your pocket. From first researching a trip to remembering where you went once you get back, here are 30 ways to put your smartphone to use when you travel.<p><b>1. As a travel agent:</b> If you know your destination but not your dates, use the Fly.com …

Ten Ways to Go Local in Bulgaria

As Andrew Nelson writes in a recent feature story he wrote for <i>Traveler</i> magazine, <b>Bulgaria</b> is a whirlpool of civilizations. “Everyone, it seems, has come [here]. The Thracians, with their gold. Rome, with its legions. The Asiatic Bulgars, the country’s namesake. Also Huns, Slavs, Jews, Turks, with …

European Travel

Best Trips 2016

National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s Botswana's Okavango Delta or Brazil's beaches, these 20 go-now destinations will get you packing.

Travel Photography

5 Amazing Adventures For Your Southeast Asia Bucket List

Southeast Asia is an adventure traveler's dream destination. You can eat like a king for a few bucks, explore unbelievable landscapes, and see remnants of some of the planet's most ancient civilizations. Check out our list of 5 Must-Do Adventures in Southeast Asia and book your flight today!<p>1. Hike …

Top 10 Oceanfront Cities

Travel Photography

Tips for Shooting Intimate Landscapes

<i>What is Intimate Landscape Photography? –</i> Intimate landscape is borderline with macro photography. These pictures usually represent smaller details …

Landscape Photography

James Bond Movie Theme Songs, Ranked Worst to Best

James Bond movie theme songs are the cinematic equivalents of paperback book-series covers — they suggest familiarity <i>and</i> course with the promise of a …

James Bond

10 Places You Have to See to Believe

Are you ready for your daily dose of wanderlust (and then some)? These wonders around the world—from Seussian flower fields to seas that shine like stars—simply must been seen to be believed.

New Zealand

Ice fjords to dancefloors: a weekend in Ilulissat, Greenland

With its rumbling ice fjord and a harbour bobbing with bergs, Ilulissat’s glorious setting is a huge enticer for travellers to Greenland.<p>But there’s no need to wrap up and hop onto a sled for this Arctic adventure (unless you want to). Ilulissat is Greenland’s third-largest town, with enough …

Hiking in Norway’s Helgeland

Summer days go on forever just below the Arctic Circle, meaning you’re never in a hurry while hiking in Norway’s Helgeland. Seen from a distance, the area’s snow-topped massifs appear insurmountable, but get up close and you’ll find that the opposite is true.<p>Well-marked trails make these mountains …