Heidi Åsheim

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Only Have 24 Hours in London? Here's How to Make Them Count.

Big Ben and Westminster Bridge in London at dusk. (Photo: Rob Wilkinson / Alamy)<p>Trying to cram London’s major sights into a one-day tour may seem …

100 Must-Read New York City Novels

This post is sponsored by DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, publisher of travel guidebooks to more than 200 destinations around the world—including New …

12 Memorable Moments From 3 Years of Traveling

Collect more moments and less things.Easier said than done.It took some time for me to realize that life has more meaning when I’m collecting more …

These are the best apps for working out while you travel

How many of us use travel -- whether it's vacation time or a business trip -- as an excuse to slack on workouts? Yeah, that's what I thought.<p>I know, I know. Traveling is hard: you're out of your comfort zone, you have access to a crappy hotel gym (at best) and you feel like you deserve a vacation …

The Dalai Lama's Guide to Happiness

TravelTraveler Magazine<p>A well-traveled Dalai Lama takes us on a journey to joy.<p>Take it from a traveler who knows: “Trust leads to happy days and happy lives.” That’s what the Dalai Lama told me when I asked him how seeing the world can lead to peace. Short answer: Travel teaches us to …

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5 Tips to Deal with Lost Luggage

Airlines lose hundreds of passengers’ luggage every day. Unfortunately, my wife and I have experienced this on more than one occasion while traveling …

This Is One Travel Instagram You Have to Follow

Photographer and writer Yulia Denisyuk takes us around the world, one photo at a time.<p>You could say that photographer and writer Yulia Denisyuk is a …

10 of the best swimming holidays around the world

Whether it’s wild swimming in lakes and fjords, a sea ‘safari’ in Crete, or a 6km swim in the warm waters of Mexico’s Baja peninsula, this selection of swims (and stays) is a stroke of genius<p>With water temperatures of 27C, the Sea of Cortez is so warm that, as SwimTrek puts it, “you’ll feel like …

Ski Villars: resort guide

Villars is popular with second-home owners because of its closeness to Geneva airport (a short drive down the hill puts you on the motorway for the airport). But its low altitude and the consequent risk of poor snow quality will put many keen skiers off booking far in advance. For a varied family …

Copenhagen Airport named the most efficient airport in Europe by Air Transport Research Society

Copenhagen Airport named the most efficient airport in Europe by Air Transport Research Society<p>Copenhagen, Denmark, 2016-Aug-04 — /Travel PR News/ — …

A Few Reasons Traveling by Kayak Is the Coolest

WGNO’s Travel Girl Stephanie Oswald sets out by kayak to help travelers beat the heat and this time, she’s setting out on a kayak.<p>You May Also …

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How to Banish Your Fears of Travel

Is the fear of travel keeping you home while you watch your friends head off to explore the world? There are many reasons that we use to justify not …

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Ideas for Vacationing on the Cheap

<b>The thought of going away has been swimming around in my mind as of late.</b> Since this month has not been inexpensive based on my calculations, my best …

London outdoor must-dos

Hyde Park, London<p>Park<p>Europe, United Kingdom, London<p>Don't miss the famous Speakers' Corner, the Holocaust Memorial, and the Princess Diana's …

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Pack physical activity into your vacation

Whatever your destination, a vacation provides plenty of opportunities for fitness. The key? Fit physical activity into your plans — and make it</b> …

Beyond Rio: the Brazil you won’t see on television

Rio is the word on everyone’s lips right now – but there is more to Brazil than Ipanema beach, Sugarloaf Mountain and the Art Deco landmark of the Christ the Redeemer statue. The country’s attractions are many and diverse, from the vast natural wonder of the Amazon rainforest to 16th-century …

5 things you should never do when visiting a new city

Touching down in a new city can at times feel like a sensory overload. But if you’re not careful there’s a risk you’ll miss some of the best things …

This travel bag might make carry-ons great again

For the longest time, I’ve been looking for the perfect carry-on bag. It needs to have plenty of available space so that you can easily squeeze in a …

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Berlin: Where to Eat, Sleep, Shop, and Party in The Coolest City On The Planet

We've all heard legend of how amazing post-Wall Berlin was a decade or three ago, filled with hostel-hopping libertines and underground sex clubs. Sure, the city's edges have softened since then, but whatever, we'll say it—that's only made Berlin better. Here are the best restaurants, the …

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