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The 10 best cities in the world, according to travelers

Got the travel bug? Travel + Leisure rated the 10 best cities in the world.<p><i>Produced by Emma Fierberg. Original Reporting by Sarah Schmalbruch.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

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11 Beautiful Places That Look Like a Postcard

Have you ever been to a place that's so painfully beautiful, it seems as though you've walked straight into a postcard? Anytime I visit these "postcard places," I feel as though my eyes are playing tricks on me. Except, they're not, and what I'm seeing is very much real.<p>I have visited some amazing …

20 gorgeous natural wonders around the world

Places that receive the iconic UNESCO seal are chosen based on their cultural significance, their standing as a natural wonder, or both.<p>From the Rock Sites of Cappadocia, Turkey, made entirely from volcanic erosions, to Africa's Namib Sand Sea, the world's only coastal desert, here are 20 …

National Parks

10 tourist traps you should avoid in Italy — and where to go instead

But Italy is big, and it can be overwhelming for first timers, who inevitably, bowled over by choice, fall into overpriced tourist traps.<p>Here are the places you should avoid, and the often cheaper, always more authentic alternatives you should hit instead.<p>If we told you to go see a tilting old …

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The amazing holiday homes of the Blue Mountains, including secret tree houses and tee pees

WHEN you’re jostling for position on a city train platform, sitting in traffic or staring at seemingly endless stretches of grey concrete, it can be …

Top Trends: Athleisure the perfect blend of comfort, style

Print<p>Related<p>Like all revolutions, it began in the streets. Creeping in on the soles of commuters, rallied by downtown joggers, walkers and lifters, …

Edmonton

7 Movies to Watch for Fashion Inspiration

Sure, there's plenty out there to inspire when it comes to fashion—from street style to your Instagram feed—but at the same time, it can be all too easy to fall into a style rut. Who among us hasn't looked at her closet and been bored?<p>In lieu of looking to the runways, try Netflix or Hulu! There's …

THIS is how to dress for summer 2015

Dree Hemingway has totally nailed SS15's 70s fashion renaissance, teaming the perfect floaty white peasant blouse with high waisted flared …

6 Perfect Smoky Eye Looks for Your Eye Shape

The guessing game is O V E R.<p>Smoky eyes often look easily brushed on, but they aren't always the simplest looks to execute. How high are you supposed to blend the shadow? How many shades should you use to get notice-me dimension? What colors will perfectly accentuate your eyes?<p>Thanks to these …

Makeup

15 Ways to Wear Denim this Summer

A timeless staple, a blank canvas for trends, fashion favorite denim is going nowhere. Reinvented every season, from the most boho hippy to the …

Clothing

Best Caribbean Resorts for Multi-Generational Vacations

<i>Beaches Turks and Caicos Resort (Courtesy Beaches)</i><p>Multi-generational vacations are on the rise, and resorts across the Caribbean have taken notice. You'll find new activities that appeal to a wider variety of guests, as well as more enrichment opportunities that enable families, including …

The 8 Best Food Cities in the World

<i>By the editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Travelers love to eat--that's why every year, as part of our Readers' Choice Awards survey, we ask our readers to rank their favorite food cities around the world. This year's results contain some old favorites (Paris, Rome) as well as a few surprises. Read on …

Is this the future of air travel?

IF YOU THOUGHT THAT AIRPLANES were uncomfortable, wait to see what Airbus has in store for you.<p>The 2015 Aircraft Interiors Expo that took place this …

The World's Top Beaches for Perfect Sand

<i>by Krisanne Fordham and David Jefferys</i><p><b>10. Playa Negrita, Vieques, Puerto Rico</b><p>Hawaii's not the only island with beautiful black sand beaches: a small stretch of Puerto Rico's Vieques coast is similarly blessed with inky, jet-black sand. The color of the sand at Playa Negrita can be attributed to …

The Best Places to Soak in Hot Springs Around the World

There are few things in the world more relaxing than a soak in a hot spring.<p>These earthly wonders are rich in minerals, warm to the touch and both legend and some recent visitors have said they heal ailments ranging from joint pain to skin issues. Set in wondrous places like Bali, Iceland and …

The cheapest overseas hotels

15 Cheaper Ways to Travel Around the World

I circled the globe in 300 days once. It wasn't 10 months of constant travel; after getting married in Wisconsin, my husband and I flew to Bangkok …

The Top Adventure Destinations of 2015

There are trips, retreats and vacations--and then there are adventures.<p>Adventures are the experiences that can't quite be put into words, despite your best efforts. They bring on a series of transcendent moments--you are open and observant, while simultaneously humble and grateful--you are your …

The 20 Quirkiest Cities in America

They may not be perceived as showy—readers sized them up as being both hip and aloof—but Atlantans are increasingly coming out of their shells, at …

Unlikely destinations for unforgettable family holidays

Your toddler requires a hotel room the size of an airfield to burn off steam, your tweenie wants big-budget action and adventure, and your teens, well, they probably just want to be as far away from you as possible.<p>It's a fine art planning a perfect family trip, balancing all the diverse needs, …

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