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19 famous hotels from films you can actually spend the night in

Staying in a five-star hotel is the epitome of luxury travel, and choosing a hotel with celebrity status can make a holiday a truly unique experience.<p>Luckily, there are a number of film-featured hotels that you can actually spend the night in.<p>Some have become as — if not more — famous then the …

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Save Tons of Money On Travel Costs With Inverse Vacation Planning

Between the plane tickets, hotel rooms, and meals, visiting the places on your bucket list can get pretty expensive—even if you go deal hunting. If …

Top 10 honeymoon islands

Tropical islands, sandy beaches and swaying palms have become the perennial motifs for the ultimate romantic honeymoon getaway. But not every couple wants to simply kickback with a cocktail on the beach (at least not everyday).<p>From cruising across turquoise lagoons to hiking otherworldly …

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10 Must-have apps before planning your next road trip

Share67<p>Tweet<p>Share4<p>+12<p>Shares 73<p>Planning for a road trip, and being prepared while you’re on one, is different from planning and preparing for other …

America's top 10 Christmas and holiday festivals

The holiday baking, shopping and wrapping can wait. The best way take stress out of the season is to grab those you love most -- or at least those you like -- and head to a holiday festival. Many are free. Most everyone will be in high spirits. And the best part: they’re held all over the …

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What an £18,600-a-night ski chalet looks like inside

Take a New Year's Eve train to see northern lights in Alaska

Get into training this winter on the Alaska Railroad with a Winter Escape Getaway, offered now through mid-May. The snowy train trips are a result of expanded service at Christmas and New Year's, as well as in February and March.<p>For those looking for a New Year's Eve tour, the Aurora Winter Train …

Passengers travelling with Samsung’s ‘fire risk’ smartphone face fines as more airlines ban devices

A growing number of airlines are banning Samsung’s beleaguered Galaxy Note 7 from flights due to fears that the devices could cause a mid-flight fire.<p>Taking the defective devices on board an aircraft is already a federal crime in the US after the Federal Aviation Authority banned the smartphones …

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If You Are Banana Lover Read These 10 Little-Known Facts (No.6 Is Very Important)

Bananas are surely ones of the healthiest foods on the planet, with an abundance of minerals and vitamins. These delicious fruits have a unique, …

National Geographic Travel

Here’s why most airplane coffee is soooo terrible

Yes, there is a reason why that cup of joe being served at 30,000 feet will never live up to the coffee at your local café, and the unfortunate phenomenon is just plain gross.

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Nicki Minaj Just Proved You Can Wear THIS to a Wedding

Dressing for a wedding is no easy task. Obviously you want to look good, but at the same time you don’t want to look <i>too</i> good. It is the bride and groom’s (or brides’ / grooms’) day to shine after all. So to help narrow down the options a few unofficial rules have been established: no white, nothing …

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The world's 10 best castle hotels, according to TripAdvisor

The incredible news: Some of these hotels can be experienced for as little as $124 per night. From Ireland's Ashford Castle to Italy's Castello di Petroia, keep scrolling to see these 10 castle hotels, ranked.

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The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b>Markets around the world were crushed on Monday — dubbed China's "Black Monday"— which saw the Shanghai Composite Index fall around 8.5%, the biggest single-day collapse since 2007.<p><b>2.</b> Chinese stocks fell again on Tuesday, plunging more than 6%, though other markets in Asia appear to be …

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This Electric Sports Car Will Soon Sound Like A Spaceship

Synthesizer makes ‘neo-futuristic’ sounds in response to driving conditions<p>No cinematic car chase is complete without the classic revving sound of a speeding car. That sound happens when you accelerate in most cars, but not in electric cars, which can feel strange and make driving one less fun. Now …

Revealed: the best fashion schools in the world

Ever wished there was a fashion equivalent to the <i>The Guardian</i>’s university guide? Well now, thanks to <i>The Business of Fashion</i>, there is. With demand for higher education in fashion related subjects, the publication has launched the BoF Global Fashion School Rankings, designed to help prospective …