Naren Srinivasan

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13 Small European Towns You Never Thought to Visit (but Should)

They may be relatively under the radar, but they’re certainly captivating and well worth a detour.<p>Also known as the “Little Venice,” this small town …

European Travel

14 portrait photography tips you’ll never want to forget

Portrait photography tips can run the gamut from simple tweaks to your camera settings to the seemingly impossible task of getting children to stay …

The world's most beautiful natural wonders

Natural wonders come in all shapes and sizes. From Hawaii’s Na Pali Coast to the Verdon Gorge in southeastern France, there are incredible places all …

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Travel

A motorbike road trip in Bohemia, Czech Republic

Two days’ ride will take you from the ferry terminal at the Hook of Holland to the Czech Republic via Amsterdam and Hanover. Here the trip really begins. Day one is <b>Prague</b>, a capital that’s among the best for stop-and-stare architecture. Standing on the 14th-century Charles Bridge, spanning the …

European Travel

10 alternative winter sun holiday ideas

Winter sun holidays are imperative for the British. How else would we maintain a healthy level of Vitamin D? But when asking ourselves: Where’s hot …

The Towns of Santorini: The Complete Guide

The villages of Santorini are remarkably varied. Considering that this is an island of barely 28 square miles, with a population of about 15,500 …

Montenegro: Budva, Cetinje & the Bay of Kotor

1<p>Arrive at the airport for your flight to Dubrovnik, where we transfer by coach to the four-star Hotel Budva, which is 5 minutes from the city beach and 10 minutes from the atmospheric Old Town.<p>2<p>This morning is spent getting acquainted with Montenegro's most popular coastal town, which makes up …

Innovation Is Making Lithium-Ion Batteries Harder To Recycle

As manufacturers make lithium-ion batteries as cheap as they can, they’re removing valuable elements that make them worthwhile to recycle, according to the Electric Power Research Institute.<p>EPRI assesses the end-of-life cost of batteries in a report it published at the end of last year. Last week, …

Batteries

6 of the hottest summer escapes in Europe

Mykonos<p>Greece’s favourite party island is sizzling right now as Europe’s jet-set arrive for the summer season. Enjoy long lunches at boho-chic beach …

The Best European Nude Beaches

1 Plage de Tahiti, St. Tropez, France<p>An “unofficial nudist beach,” like so many others along the Riviera, Tahiti Beach is popular with international …

Belgrade guide: Where to stay and what to do in Serbia’s capital

Serbia's capital makes for a worthwhile city break at any time of year, with its unique blend of Ottoman relics, art nouveau architecture, Habsburg …

Going to Serbia? 11 best places to visit | CNN Travel

Travel

The 60 greatest train journeys for 2018

The best train journey I’ve ever done? Tricky. In terms of sheer pinch-me-is-this-for-real wow-factor, it has to be the Trans-Mongolian, a journey of truly epic proportions. In my case it involved four days of travelling between Moscow and Lake Baikal on the traditional Trans-Siberian before …

Trains

Albania: Why it's time to put this ancient country on your holiday wish-list

We walk up the slope, away from the water, past the coffee-shop tables on the pavements of Epidamn Boulevard. Then we turn left onto Rruga Kalase, and a hot day in 21st-century Albania melts, to be replaced by the second century and the Roman Empire in its pomp.<p>Hemmed in by a scattershot of modern …

A local’s guide to Kraków: 10 top tips

<b>Forum Przestrzenie</b><p>Hotel Forum was a monstrous concrete carbuncle of a hotel built during the Soviet era (started in 1978, it took 11 years to complete) next to the Vistula river in the middle of the city. It represented unprecedented luxury in Poland at the time, and featured a swimming pool, mini …

European Travel

9 Best Small Towns in Portugal

While Lisbon and Porto are often the starting point for most tourists heading to Portugal, it’s worth branching out to experience all the country has …

European Travel

Greek Island Hopping Is the Low-Key Summer Vacation You've Been Craving

There's something about the Greek Islands that always makes travelers come back for more. It's a vacation that seems to evolve and mature as you do. …

Aegean Sea

Europe's best beach holiday hotels for summer

Italy<p>With more than 4,700 miles of coastline, Italy is home to some of Europe’s most picturesque seascapes peppered with secluded coves and stylish resorts. The dramatic scenery of Liguria’s Cinque Terre, where traditional villages perch on rugged headlands, attracts scores of tourists in the …

Apple Leaked Documents Reveal iPhone 7 Hardware Problems

Apple has big plans for new iPhones in 2018, but before it can fully concentrate on a potential game changer the company needs to stop iOS repeatedly breaking current models. The latest problem of which Apple has now quietly acknowledged…<p>In a leaked internal document attained by the ever-reliable …

IPhone 7

How to Visit Venice on a Budget

Venice is a must-see destination for anyone visiting Italy. If Venice is on your itinerary, you will need to do some research ahead of time in order …

Italy

Going to Hungary? 11 things to know | CNN Travel

Sony A7 III Review: Sony Goes Back to Basics with Its Lower-End Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera

When Sony announced the A7 II in 2014, it did so in an unusual fashion. First, the company unveiled the camera at Sony headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, …

36 of the top attractions in Greece (photos) | CNN Travel

Travel

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

Salt Lake City

The 16 Most Beautiful Places in Europe Will Take Your Breath Away

Complete with fairy-tale castles, picturesque seaside retreats, otherworldly natural parks, and charming cities, Europe is full of striking places to …

Castles

Learn How to Do Long Exposure Photography

When each frame takes a half a minute or more to capture, the road to learning long exposure photography can be a long one. Here’s a much-needed …

Landscape Photography

10 Tips for Shooting Waterfall Photos

Here’s a straightforward guide on how to get something more out of your waterfall shots. The idea to this guide came to me when I recently visited …

The World's Most Romantic Adventures

Adventure<p>You're guaranteed to get some action on these heart-racing trips.<p>Grab your partner, lace up your matching boots, and summon your wild kindred spirits to take on these romantic adventures around the world.<p>Whether you prefer unmatched access to Earth’s most interesting species, a wintry …

'My romantic holiday’: the good, the bad and the calamitous

<b>Joanne Harris, author</b><b><br>Hawaii</b><p>Eight years ago, as a birthday present, I took my daughter to Kauai, one of the Hawaiian islands. Greener and less-populated than the larger islands, the “Garden Island” is a paradise of rivers, dense forests and waterfalls, bracketed by stretches of mostly deserted, …