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Don't look down: 28 of the world's most vertigo-inducing attractions

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23 Reasons Australia Is The Most Stunningly Perfect Place To Travel

Australia is travel heaven, and if we had it our way, we'd be there all. the. time.<p>In fact, if "money were no object," U.S. travelers would choose to visit Australia over almost every other country on Earth, according to TripAdvisor's most recent TripBarometer study.<p>And we can't say we blame them. …

Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home

Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn't want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own compact home. After having a dream back in 2011, Miller mustered up the initiative to design her small yet efficient home known as <i>Tiny House</i>. …

Ultimate road trip: California's Central Coast

You can't honestly say you've gotten to know the Golden State until you take a jaunt along California’s surreally scenic Central Coast. Cruise past surfy beach towns, fairytale redwood forests, wildlife refuges and diverting historical sites, all within breezy view of the Pacific.<p>Start by hitting …

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NFL Snow Day Photo Gallery

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VSCO Cam for Android Release

The highly anticipated Android app, VSCO Cam, is now available worldwide in the Google Play Store for most devices running Android 4.0 and higher. We …

Trend on Travel: why travellers need the right to roam

At last there is some real hope on the horizon for anyone whose smartphone has become part of their everyday life, and doesn’t want to choose between feel disconnected the moment they step outside the UK, or facing hefty charges for data roaming.<p>This week the mobile firm Three announced that it is …

This Photo of Morgan Freeman Will Blow Your Mind, Because It’s not a Photo at All

One of the most recent videos to go extremely viral over the past several days involves a behind the scenes look at how a portrait of Morgan Freeman …

How to go off the grid when you travel

Ever yearn to travel old-school style, without the screens, gadgets and multitasking stress? Do away with worrying about chargers, adapters, cables, cases, insuring all your devices, and organising foreign wi-fi plans and roaming. Instead, enjoy the moment, get out of your comfort zone, generate …

New Zealand's most wondrous night-time experiences

From night hikes to cave-rafts to midnight munchies, there’s lots to do in New Zealand when the lights go out...<p>1. Night-hike the Tongariro Crossing<p>The 19km Tongariro Alpine Crossing is frequently touted as the world’s best day walk, thanks to its compact combination of sulphurous lakes, huffing …

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Noah's Ark: the scientific version

The UK experienced a major storm this week. Cardiff, where I live, had the highest rainfall in the country. This is nothing unusual in Wales. They say there's an obesity epidemic in Wales, but we're probably just evolving layers of blubber to keep warm/buoyant, like walruses.<p>Still, the storm was …

Adventures of a Serial Trespasser

Bradley Garrett, a photographer and researcher with a background in anthropology and archeology, has spent the past five years of his life exploring hidden and forgotten parts of cities all over the world. Sneaking into sewers and bunkers, through metro tunnels and up skyscrapers, Garrett calls his …

30 Books You Should Read Before You're 30

The best books aren't static stories, but living entities with meanings that change and grow along with you. That's why we strongly recommend rereading the classics that were assigned to you in high school; you may find that they're nothing like they were before.<p>Still, some books are best …

Phenomenal Footage Of A Dancer Battling With Light

There's few dance videos quite as breathtaking as 'Nuance'.<p>Created by Marc-Antoine Locatelli it's the near perfect blend of choreography, motion …

Sofia Pro Font – Sans Serif Font Family by Mostardesign

The Sofia Pro Font, a type family from foundry Mostardesign.<p>Type designer Olivier Gourvat redesigned the <b>Sofia Pro</b> font family in 2012 (Publisher: …

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15 Photos That Show Why Yosemite Matters

Although wildfires are a naturally occurring process, climate change might be causing California blazes to become more prevalent, last longer and cover more ground. The 2013 Rim Fire has come dangerously close to some of America's greatest treasures within Yosemite National Park. Here are a few …

How to Turn a Smartphone Panorama Into a ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo

Ever since Google released the Photosphere feature for their Nexus devices, I have been obsessed with making tiny planets. The photosphere feature …

Five idyllic lakeside locations display the majesty of the American West: http://bbc.in/18pRoFQ Have you visited any?

Nevada, Utah and Colorado: best blogs for travellers

<b>NEVADA</b><p>Why is this different from the usual Vegas publications? In the words of its editors, David Hardy and Molly O'Donnell: "Whereas the …

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100 boutique hotels for under £100: North and South America

<b>NORTH AMERICA</b><p>The Jane, New York, USA<p>A budget hotel in New York usually means scrimping on style, but not at The Jane, with its seafaring-style decor …

100 boutique hotels for under £100: Asia, Australia and New Zealand

Maison Polanka, Siem Reap, Cambodia<p>Tucked behind Wat Polanka, near Siem Reap's leafy riverbank, peaceful Maison Polanka boasts a palm-lined swimming …

Spectacular landscapes in HQ

Earth is a spectacularly beautiful, diverse place: filled to the brim with millions of species of plants and animals, mindblowing features that seem …