Gert Espinoza

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Chef Benoît Violier of One of the World's Top Restaurants Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

Benoît Violier, the celebrated chef whose restaurant in Switzerland was deemed the world’s best eatery by French critics less than two months ago, …

Nepal border blockade: Hospitals running out of drugs

<b>New Delhi, India (CNN) —</b> For weeks, blockades along the border between Nepal and India have caused fuel shortages.<p>Now the tiny South Asian nation says it's running out of medicine.<p>"We are running critically low on drugs used in the emergency, ICU and operation theater," said Dr. Swayam Prakash …

16 active volcanoes you should visit in your lifetime

So, it's important to know which active volcanoes you can visit and to take precautions that often include wearing gloves, leather boots, a face mask, and sunglasses, according to The Weather Channel.<p>We've put together a list of active volcanoes you can visit around the world, from the spewing fire …

National Parks

Unexpected and Unrepeatable: How to Enjoy a Truly Authentic Travel Experience

One of the things I love most about traveling is that it reminds me just how fundamentally decent and good most people are. And talking to them is crucial to unlocking the genuine and authentic in travel. To be honest, instead of bemoaning the evils of tourism I should really be delighting in the …

How Airbnb Will Change the Way You Travel

Michael and I have been on the road for over three years now with no fixed address, yet people still ask us where we call home. We finally have a good answer: we live at Airbnb.<p>Michael and I have been on the road for over three years now with no fixed address, yet people still ask us where we call …

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7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

Am I the jerk on your airplane? | CNN Travel

7 Hints You Should Know Before Booking Another Flight

When we fly, it's absolutely imperative that we get the best possible deal, on the best possible day, on the best possible flight. (Travel ego is a <i>very</i> real thing, people. And we have a BIG one.)<p>As such, we have a few serious rules to live by when it comes to booking plane tickets. These facts and …

This Couple Sold Everything To Take A Dream Trip Around The World

Three cocktails later, Danika remembers, the couple had decided to quit their jobs to travel abroad for six months. "Chris can pretty much get me to say anything when he bribes me with good food and cocktails!" she said laughing.<p>From there, it was a whirlwind. The plan was originally to spend one …

San Francisco

A Journey Through Australia's Northern Territory

I had been to Australia more than 10 years ago and spent time exploring bustling Sydney and beautiful Cairns. Two of my most favorite places ever!<p>I had been to Australia more than 10 years ago and spent time exploring bustling Sydney and beautiful Cairns. Two of my most favorite places ever! So …

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Top 10 Reasons to Visit the Northern Territory of Australia

1. <b>Uluru or Ayers Rock</b>: An impressively large, red sandstone monolith rising from the Central Australian desert. A spiritual and sacred place for the local Yankunyjatjara and Pitjantjatjara Aboriginal clans. Ancient rock art can be found throughout the monolith. Standing 1, 142 feet high and 5.8 …

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12 things to do in New York City before you die | CNN Travel

The 25 Most-Visited Tourist Attractions In The World

Well, the gates have opened, and tourists are pouring in to see it all for themselves. Attendance is up by 2.5 million since 2010.<p>The Forbidden City is a dream destination for some Americans, but most have never researched a trip to Everland or Lotte World. Yet these South Korean theme parks also …

San Antonio

Kentucky State University President Takes Pay Cut For Employees

Inspiring America: At Maine Restaurant, Paying Your Bill Means Paying it Forward<p>01:48<p>Inspiring America: One Man’s Mission to Get People Home for the Holidays<p>01:43<p>Inspiring America: Secret Santas Bring Surprise Gifts to Holiday Shoppers<p>01:40<p>For Children with Autism, a Quiet and Intimate Meeting with …

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