Jayne Francis

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35 trips every couple should take in their lifetime

There's nothing quite like travel to put any relationship to the test, no matter whether you and your SO are adventure-seekers, lovers of luxury, or …

10 Spanish cities, 10 unmissable sights

Spain is not all about the beach, and a last minute city break can be just what’s needed – a recharge, a step back from the grind – a cultural taste …

Macro Photography with Rain-X

What is Rain-X and how can you use it to create some interesting images for macro photography?<p>Rain-X is a glass cleaner that repels water when …

25 BEST HIKES IN THE WORLD TO PUT ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

1. Inca Trail<p><b>Location:</b> Peru <b><br>Distance:</b> 26 miles <b><br>Time:</b> 4 days <b><br>Best Time to Go:</b> May to September<p>One of the most popular hikes in the world, the Inca Trail …

Hiking

The 23 Best National Park Adventures

Longtime park patrons known that what makes parks significant isn’t the packaging, but what’s inside their borders. Still, the more popular parks get …

10 Breathtaking Trips Everyone Needs to Take In Their Lifetime

It's time to take those Pinterest boards and bucket lists and turn them into reality. TripAdvisor, a travel planning and booking site, announced its …

Northern Lights

The Ultimate Guide to the Big Island of Hawai'i

Larger than all of the other islands combined, Hawai’i Island has earned the fitting nickname of “Big Island.” Its diverse geography and history …

How To Spend 48 (Incredible) Hours In Rio De Janeiro, Brazil...

Just don’t wander up any colorful hills…<p>Known for its gorgeous sandy beaches, lush mountains and landscapes, beautiful people, world class meat, …

European Travel

25 Trips of a Lifetime

If there were ever a place that could get by on its looks, it would be this Greek isle. Whitewashed cave houses framed by bougainvillea and backed by …

Bucket Lists

The Most Beautiful Places in Germany

The landscapes of Germany are at once charming, bewitching, and staggeringly pretty: alpine peaks, mysterious forests, white Rococo churches, villages lined with timbered houses, and castles that seem almost too majestic to be real. From the mountains to the cities, and everywhere in between, here …

European Travel

20 Must-Visit Attractions in Colorado

Colorado’s mix of attractions is as diverse as its terrain of mountains, prairies, and red rock formations. Whether it’s the call of the majestic …

7 Amazing International Vacations That Won't Cost a Fortune

1 of 9<p>Best in Travel<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 9<p>1. Oaxaca, Mexico<p>3 of 9<p>2. Xi'an, China<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 9<p>3. Hoi An, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 9<p>4. Siem Reap, …

Sharm el-Sheikh

12 stunning train rides you should take before you die

The August/September issue of National Geographic Traveler rounds up images of the best train trips in the world, according to one seasoned rail rider. It's available on newsstands now.<p>Here are 12 of our favorites.

10 Snorkeling Spots You Need to Add to Your Bucket List

Sometimes the best views require a deeper dive.<p>Intrepid travelers know that when you’re exhausted from exploring historical sites, when you can’t …

A Guide To The Most Glamorous Beach Towns In Europe

Aside from a guaranteed dose of sunshine, every beach town comes with certain little quirks that add to its unique charm: Cape Cod has lighthouses, …

Cape Cod

These are the most Instagram-worthy waterfall hikes in all 50 states

<b>Connecticut: Roaring Brook Falls</b> <br>Categorized as a moderate-level three-mile hike, the reward is a spectacular view of the state’s highest single-drop …

The 20 cheapest places to visit in the Caribbean 2017

A trip to the Caribbean, like most regions, can be tailored to fit specific budgets. If you are planning a winter holiday for 2017, the website Price …

Is this Spain’s most terrifying walkway?

The once perilous Caminito del Rey in Málaga, Spain, is a breath-taking pathway – and after undergoing numerous renovations, it is now open to the public again.<p><i>Join over three million BBC Travel fans by liking us on</i> <i>Facebook</i><i>, or follow us on</i> <i>Twitter</i> <i>and</i> <i>Instagram</i><i>.</i><p><i>If you liked this story,</i> <b>sign up for the</b> …

Andalusia

The 50 Most Unforgettable Things You Have to Do Abroad Before You Die

Lists get a bad wrap, especially in the realm of travel, where ditching set plans and itineraries can lead to the greatest adventures. But with a …

Beauty in Botswana: Magical moments on the safari of a lifetime

From big sightings to magical small moments, Botswana offers the ultimate safari adventure...<p>Now, halfway through our 10-day trip, we're in a bijou …

Travel

The Most Beautiful Places in America

They don't call her America the Beautiful for nothing. The U.S. has more national parks than states (plus over 10,000 state parks), as well as plenty …

13 Amalfi Coast Hotels with Stunning Views

The 20-room Casa Albertina goes beyond its three-pearl rating with perks such as turn-down service, bathrobes, and family owners, which gives the …

National Parks in Every State That’ll Inspire You to Get Outside

Why Zambia Should Be Your Next Safari Destination

How did an under-the-radar gem become the safari destination of the year?<p>Ask a group of safari specialists to pick an emerging destination for 2017, …

Wildlife

Get Off Your Butt & Tackle America’s Best Hiking Trails

Summer is the season of adventure. You spend your days in the sun and your nights becoming enchanted with new loves, preserving fleeting experiences, …

Hiking

Forget about France - here's the 28 most beautiful bike rides in Britain

As the Tour de France begins, thousands of Brits will be getting on their bikes - but you don't need to cross the channel to find glorious, scenic rides. Mark Bailey introduces our guide to the country's most memorable routes for two-wheeled adventure<p>Today's Tour de France Grand Départ marks the …