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Top 10 Ocean Views

The high points where land and sea meet provide dramatic vistas of craggy shorelines and pounding oceans.<p><b>Mirador Escénico, San Carlos, Mexico</b><p>This scenic lookout, four miles from San Carlos, gives a peerless view over the Gulf of California, dramatic Tetakawi—a volcanic hill jutting out of the …

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Why This Apple Watch Rival Is Very Important

The day the Pebble smartwatch went up on Kickstarter a couple of years back, I pitched in enough money that I got the device when it was finally …

Spanish resort cracks down on rowdy stag and hen parties

Tossa de Mar on Catalonia’s Costa Brava boasts beautiful beaches, seafront restaurants and a walled old town, but another increasingly common sight is exercising authorities - hordes of drunk and scantily-clad tourists celebrating stag and hen parties.<p>The town is cracking down on such festivities, …

Best iPhone & iPad Apps From October 2014

From slick expenses-trackers to video-centric coding tutorials, we covered a lot of ground with new iOS apps in October.<p>Here, we sift through the rubble to present you with our selection of the best App Store newcomers from the past month.<p>Flickr<p>It was a long time coming, but Flickr finally landed …

10 things you may not know about flu shots

SEATTLE - The message is out in full force: You need to get a flu shot! But when should you get it? And which vaccine is best?<p>We spoke with Dr. Ari …

Northern Lights cruise to Norway's most isolated villages

The northern lights are overhead – swirling ribbons of red, green, white and purple – and I am determined to keep my jaw shut. The Sami people, who inhabit the Arctic area of northern Scandinavia known as Lapland, believe that the night spirits will rush in to claim the soul of those who gaze with …

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RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

If you've been holding out for a new smartphone all year, now is a good time to buy. We likely won't see any more splashy smartphone launches until 2015.<p><i>Note: We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and hardware</i> …

Mobile Technology

10 Coolest Suitcases for Kids

The Summer travel season is coming up soon and with the kids off from school for the year, you’ll probably want to take them along with you on your …

Charge 4 USB Devices at Once...In Your Car

With today’s on-the-go lifestyle, we are using more and more power hungry devices everywhere- including our cars. This Automobile’s Four Device …

Color Changing Light Up Mouse

There’s no need to choose what color you want your mouse to be when it can be any color you want with the Satechi Spectrum Mouse. Well maybe not ANY …

Is Apple Nearing 20 Million iPhone 6 Sales Already? Signs Point To Yes

The opening weekend for the iPhone 6 was Apple’s best ever for a new smartphone, with 10 million sold in just three days. But with those initial totals always benefiting from preorders, it typically takes a while before the company is able to double them. Though Apple hasn’t put out any official …

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Jumpr

A 6,000mAh external battery pack that can also jump start car batteries. Aside from its 5V 2.1A USB charging port, Jumpr also has a 12V 150A-350A …

CampusWallet for iPhone 5/5S

Like Coin and Wocket, the Loop CampusWallet is a case for the iPhone 5/5S that can stand in for your credit card and other cards. The case works with …

Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter

The Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter sends content from any Miracast-enabled device to any HDMI-equipped display. Unlike Chromecast, it doesn’t …

Gear & Gadgets

Nixie Wearable Drone Camera

Nixie is a concept for a small and flexible camera-equipped quadcopter. The idea is that you’ll wear it as a bracelet, then when you want it to take …

Matchstick

Another alternative to Chromecast. Matchstick will be cheaper and have better hardware than Google’s device. It’s also completely open source and …

How to order the perfect coffee around the world – and the best cafes

Cafes are great places to get a feel for a city but if you simply order a “coffee” or “café” in a non-English-speaking country, you won’t always get the drink you’re expecting. To save you from coffee disaster, we’ve listed the most popular varieties in 10 cities. And if we’ve missed your …

Travelling solo – a new singles' hotel in Crete

"You wouldn't pick 10 people out of a supermarket and go on holiday with them, would you?" muses Karen, a primary school teacher, as we stroll along Chania harbourfront, a warm wind at our backs. As the last supermarket I visited was Asda on the Old Kent Road at 3am, I take this as a given. …

Free things to do with the kids in London

Trying to keep the kids busy whilst on a budget? Here you'll find tons of fun things to do in London with children that won't cost you a penny. Let …

England

Do kids need an Oyster card?

Very young children do not need their own Oyster card if travelling with a fare-paying adult. Ask station staff to open wider luggage gates for …

Children travelling alone | Special Assistance

We have two changes impacting young flyers coming into effect from 1 May 2018.<p>The minimum age of a person permitted to travel alone on British …

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Top 10 Things to Do in U.K. Parks

See the top ten picks for things to do in U.K. national parks in this travel article from National Geographic.<p><b>Go Fishing at Loch Lomond and the Trossachs</b> <br>Loch Lomond is the largest lake in Great Britain, and its namesake park includes dozens of other lochs and some 50 rivers. Much of that cold, …

Hiking

20 tips for travelling with children | Travel Feature

Pack Pull-Ups for potty training<p>Planes and public transport during the potty training days can be a nightmare. As if you didn't have enough in your …

Kids

50 insider travel tips & tricks: what we’ve learned about travelling

From the philosophical to the funny, the serious to the silly, we present our list of learnings from travelling the world.<p>With over 200 employees …

Top 10 Historic Trail Drives

Three hundred years of U.S. history come alive along these ten roadways.<p><i>From the October 2010 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler <i>and the National Geographic book</i> Drives of a Lifetime<p><b>Three hundred years of U.S. history come alive along these ten roadways.</b><p><b>George Washington Memorial Parkway, …

National Parks