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Inca Discovery

Day 1Lima<p>Arrive at any time.<p>Arrive in Lima at any time. There are no planned activities so check into the hotel and enjoy the city. There is a …

Copenhagen -- Most Definitely!

Copenhagen wasn't even on our top 10-bucket list of places to visit, but our oversight quickly became apparent within a short time of touch down in traveler-friendly Kastrup Airport right outside the city. For years Copenhagen has ranked at the top of the heap in international surveys for its …

The 12 most influential spiritual books of the past 50 years

MY OWN SPIRITUAL JOURNEY BEGAN when I picked up a copy of Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist. It wasn’t the first “New Age” book I had read, but for the …

Books

10 Awesome Kayaking Spots in Australia

It’s the perspective that can turn any boring every-day thing into the most spectacular experience ever – like the bird’s-eye view of your hometown …

18 scenic places to teach ESL

Bangkok used to be called the “Venice of the East” thanks to its system of canals, or <i>khlongs</i>. Many have been filled in to create paved roads, but the …

Top 4 treks in Peru that aren’t the Inca Trail

A big misconception about trekking in Peru is that there is only one "Inca Trail." In fact, there are trails all over the country connecting the …

The World Is Extremely Close To Eradicating A Human Disease For The 2nd Time In History

That's pretty incredible — but it's a project that has required close to three decades of work, and it isn't finished.<p>On Monday, former US President Jimmy Carter announced at the opening of "Countdown to Zero: Defeating Disease," a new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History, that <b>there</b> …

Google Translate Update May Save You A Lot Of Money

Your smartphone is about to become your best friend when traveling abroad, even if you don't want to shell out big bucks for an international data plan. An update to the Google Translate app, announced Wednesday, will add the ability to translate printed text by aiming your phone's camera at it -- …

The Drinkable Book provides safe drinking water

The Drinkable Book is a guide to safe drinking water -- and the pages can be torn out and used as water filters.<p>One of the biggest problems in the developing world is access to safe, reliable drinking water. The charity organisation Water is Life dedicates its energies to providing this most basic …

How to Fall in Love With the World

<b>It’s a sultry summer night in Paris.</b> You’ve had a dinner of <i>biftek-frites</i> and Burgundy with friends in the Quartier Latin and while they’ve opted for the Métro, you impetuously decide to wander on foot instead to the apartment you’ve rented for the month. You amble through Île Saint-Louis, listening …

2013 Travelers of the Year

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Top 10 experiences on Hawaii's Big Island

Island fever may happen elsewhere, but it's almost unheard of on Hawai'i. The aptly named Big Island is fantastically diverse, with miles of highways and - better yet - byways to explore. From age-old fishing villages to modern mega resorts, from snow-capped peaks to sandy beaches, you'll …

Udaipur from the roof of a great vegetarian resto right across from the city's main temple.

From E-Commerce To Cyberattacks, An Atlas Of The Digital Universe

A new visual guide in a traditional format documents the Internet landscape, from shopping to cyber attacks.<p>Seeking answers to life’s most complex questions in the pages of Homer’s <i>Iliad</i> seems like an ancient luxury, especially when they can be so easily obtained with a five-second web search. The …

Numero: A Beautiful Pop-up Book of Numbers by Marion Bataille | Colossal

<p>Five years ago graphic artist and illustration Marion Bataille took the pop-up book world by storm with her incredible ABC 3D book. Bataille is back …

Nokia's 'Thanks Apple' Taunt Goes Down As One Of The Most Retweeted Brand Tweets Ever

A cheeky Nokia tweet poking fun at its rival Apple has gone down as one of the most retweeted brand tweets ever.<p>During Apple's much-hyped launch event for its new iPhones earlier this month, Nokia momentarily stole the limelight with a timely tweet pointing out the similarity between the newly …

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

How to recognise a content marketing agency

<b>Content marketing is now a £1bn industry, so say the CMA.</b><p>But what exactly is it that marks a good content agency out from the growing crowds? Is it …

Marketing

Top 10 Caribbean Resorts

Planning a trip to the Caribbean? Check out our list of the 10 best hotels and resorts in the Caribbean Islands. From Anguilla to the Turks & Caicos, this list includes our favorite hotels and resorts to help you plan the ultimate escape.<p><b>ANGUILLA</b><p><b>Cap Juluca</b><p>A mere 25-minute boat ride from the shops …

Escape to Paradise

In honor of Huffington Post Hawaii launching, I want to share a few of my own thoughts on what makes Hawaii so special to me. I've visited Hawaii four times, and treasure the island life as well as considered moving there more than a few times. I know I'm not alone in my love for this tropical …

10 New Wearable Tech Innovations That Are Blowing Our Minds

Did you know that one of the most popular trends in tech right now is fashion? Crazy, huh? More known in Silicon Valley as “Wearable Tech,” the trend has been exemplified by Google Glass but showing up all over the place, is taking the world by storm. From health, to privacy, to straight-up …

Wearable Tech

Dreamy Milky Way Photography

The universe is a big place. So big that it could give the most priggish person a more human, down-to-earth personality. We're such tiny beings that …

Trekking the Dolomites with G Adventures. Who's in? http://gadvnt.rs/trek-dolomites

Pinterest Is Powering A Huge Amount Of Social Commerce, And Twitter Isn't Too Shabby Either

Pinterest's reach isn't huge compared to plenty of other social platforms, but its impact on e-commerce is outsized, accounting for 23% of global social-mediated e-commerce sales in the second quarter of 2013.<p>Pinterest's recent valuation at $3.8 billion suggests that a huge amount of potential is …

Why We Need Solitude

When I read <i>Walden</i> in 9th grade, I was convinced that Henry David Thoreau was a bit off. Spending over two years living in solitude on the shores of a pond seemed a recipe for madness. Now, I have begun to appreciate Thoreau’s search for isolation and communion with nature. I have become a seeker of …

When Travel Becomes a Dangerous Escape

<b>"Confront the dark parts of yourself, and work to banish them with illumination or forgiveness. Your willingness to wrestle with your demons will cause your angels to sing." - August Wilson</b><p>Like most travel bloggers, I have been completely shocked by the tragic news of the death of fellow travel …

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