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The 15 Best Train Rides for Spotting Fall Foliage in the South

Celebrate the season with a ride on the rails<p>When the air turns crisp and leaves begin crunching underfoot, we know that peak fall foliage is on its …

Top 10 Freelance Opportunities Overseas: Earn In Dollars, Live Anywhere You Like

By Jason Gaspero, InternationalLiving.com<p>All over the world, folks of all ages are turning their backs on the traditional nine-to-five grind and setting off for travel, fun, adventure, and profit. And they’re getting paid while they’re at it.<p>Their “offices” are wherever they open their laptops…on …

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How I Discovered Fujifilm For Travel Photography

Since childhood, I have been fascinated by natural and urban landscapes and dreamed of travelling around the world like the characters from the books …

FUJIFILM

It’s Now Incredibly Easy to Find the Least Crowded Trails in All of the National Parks

Hiking on the most popular National Parks trails can feel more like being in line at an amusement park than exploring a pristine landscape. Just …

National Parks

Travel Photography Tips That Will Make Your Trip Easier and More Successful

What could be better than traveling to a beautiful destination? Traveling to that beautiful destination with your camera gear!Of course, we all know …

Photography Tips

Top 100 Travel Blogs For Serious Wanderlust in 2017

The world’s best travel blogs reveal their top destination tips and must-have packing list items<p>My name is Asher Fergusson. My team and I have spent …

My Favorite Cities and Fjords Along the Norwegian West Coast

<b>Authored by Geri Vladeva</b><p>Before my trip to Norway, I thought of the country as a fairy tale land that although travel guides insisted was real, seemed …

Timelapse Tips From The Ace | Sony

Drew Geraci is a master of timelapse. He's taken the time-bending genre beyond something that’s simply eye-catching to create visual stories that …

Time-lapse Photography

What Are the Best Long Trails I Can Do Over a Vacation?

Reality check: Not everyone can quit their jobs to hike the PCT. But if you have a week or two of vacation, you can complete one of</i> …

Why Houston's Food Deserves the Hype

It's worth the trip, Super Bowl or no.<p>In a word, Houston cuisine is hot. It was hot before the city secured Super Bowl LI. As <i>The New York Times</i> said in April last year, "I nonetheless come today to proclaim Houston one of the great eating capitals of America." And as tens of thousands descend upon …

Texas

Photography Tips: What is a Neutral Density (ND) Filter?

In my ongoing series of photography tips, today I want to answer a question that many of you have – namely, what is a Neutral Density Filter?If this …

Landscape Photography

The 12 Best Travel Sites And Apps You Need Right Now

It’s a new year, which means it’s time to start planning your next life-changing trip. But with so many options to choose from and so little time to plan, you’re gonna need some assistance.<p>Behold 12 of our favorite travel sites, popular with travel bloggers and backpackers alike. They’ll take care …

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Your 20 favourite ski resorts

Here at Telegraph Ski and Snowboard, we’re always telling you which ski resorts are best for this or that, from the most convenient ski-in/ski-out places to the snowiest spots for early or late season.<p>We decided to turn the tables and let you decide on the top resorts for a change. Analysing our …

Skiing

10 Travel Movies That Will Not Only Inspire You To Travel Solo But Will SHAPE Your Life!

<b>1] Into the Wild</b><p><b>It takes you to: Alaska</b><p><b>Lesson: Experiences, good and bad, make you who you are.</b><p>True story of Christopher McCandless, a top student …

Trails

24 photos that show how different a destination can look when it's photographed by a professional versus an amateur

There's a difference between the two, and that becomes especially apparent when browsing travel photos on Instagram.<p>We rounded up 13 beautiful places around the world and compared a professional's depiction of those places to an amateur's.<p>Keep scrolling to see the distinction.

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We Asked Our Favorite Travel Photographers How To Take Better Pictures On The Road

We’re all guilty of it. Staring at our Instagram feeds or checking out travel blogs — fueling the fire, so to speak. That travel fire that burns inside all of us. We know what we’re doing; we know that good imagery will always, quickly, and without fail get that fire raging.<p>So we sit, scrolling …

This New Trend Wants You to Quit Your Desk Job and Travel the World

If you’ve ever dreamed of quitting your day job, packing up your stylish travel essentials and jetsetting the globe, you are definitely not alone. But after a few months of globetrotting through Pinterest’s top travel locations, you’ll probably notice that your bank account is a ghost of what it …

Digital Nomads

10 tips for getting travel photos with no people in them

Getting travel photos with no other people in them, especially at popular or famous landmarks, can seem almost impossible. But, if you think about …

Machu Picchu

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Compelling (and Sellable) Travel Photography

Don’t make your photo solely about a landmark or a tourist view of the location. The goal is to explore the city and photograph almost like a …

8 Unusual Experiences to Have in Iceland

As the land of fire, ice, Northern Lights, and cheap flights, it’s no wonder Iceland has become one of the world's most popular destinations. From …

Want To Retire In Your 30s And Travel The World? This Woman Did

Most people think you need to wait until the retirement age of 65 to stop working and escape the 9-to-5 grind. Ever thought about what it would be like to retire early and travel the world? Anita Dhake, a former Chicago-based lawyer, had that fantasy — and she was so driven that she quit her job …

Retirement

Woman who left her corporate career to travel the world: 'The scariest thing wasn't quitting my job'

In November 2012, Clelia Mattana quit her corporate job to travel 'indefinitely.'<p>She left behind an established career as a sourcing coordinator at luxury fashion brand Burberry, a good salary, and her own apartment in London.<p>But the scariest thing for Mattana wasn't quitting her job.<p>It was being …

Employment

19 Gorgeous Ways To Display Your Favorite Travel Photos

Besides your Instagram grid!

25 incredible hikes to take in your lifetime

We've put together a collection of some of the world's most breathtaking hikes.<p>From the Kalalau Trail in Hawaii to trekking the volcanic Tongariro Northern Circuit of New Zealand, here are 25 hikes everyone should take in their lifetime.

Hiking

I found the perfect suitcase for any trip that's 2 weeks or less, and it fits in every overhead compartment

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>My bag in one of the many hotels its visited Breton Fischetti/Business Insider<p>I recently spent 10 days traveling, and when packing, I …

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10 Amazing Adventures You Need to Do on Your Next European Vacation

Photo: Linny Le<p>When you think of a European vacation, you're probably picturing museums, cafes, and tours through the cities. Don't get us wrong, that side of Europe is amazing, but the continent is also home to some incredible outdoors locations waiting to be explored. From amazing waterfalls to …

Hiking