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11 Blissful Escapes Around The World

Whether you are looking to relax or rave, these experiences will give you a mental and physical reboot.<p>1. Cool Cloister<p><b>Quebec City, Canada</b> <br>Recently opened in the heart of Old Quebec, Le Monastère des Augustines offers the serenity of a convent but with options for yoga and scrapbooking thrown in. …

Travel Photography

Here’s what science says you should put in your Tinder profile to get the most right swipes

Different people have different thoughts on what should go into an online dating profile — or an app. Add a tiger pic? Or no? Or maybe the skydiving …

The Underground City of Derinkuyu Could Shelter As Many As 20,000 People & Reached A Depth of 60m

<i>Map created by Stuart Jackson-Carter</i><p>The cutaway map above shows part of the underground city of Derinkuyu as it would have appeared at its peak …

Archaeology

18 Travel Accessories Every Budget Traveler Should Have

Being a budget traveler in of itself is an adventure (and sometimes having the right travel accessories can make the adventure that much easier!) …

Our Guide To Meet People And Make Friends For Life

The post Our Guide To Meet People And Make Friends For Life appeared first on http://thebesttravelplaces.comAre you one of those people that walk …

AngelList CEO: Seed-Stage Startups Are Attractive Assets

Naval Ravikant, AngelList's chief executive officer, discusses seed-stage investing with Bloomberg's Lizette Chapman on "Bloomberg West." (Source: …

5 Seriously Romantic Road Trips in Europe

North America has every ingredient for the perfect road trip, from expansive highways to epic mountain ranges to endless coastlines. But once the …

5 Epic Road Trip Maps That Tackle a Lifetime of Sightseeing in One Go

Road tripping is a laidback way to see a lot of places you might not get to otherwise. But if you're the type who prefers to be extremely thorough, …

This is an amazing ancient city but there’s no one here

A private tour of the Parthenon in Athens, perhaps, where there are no ropes stopping you from venturing inside. Or maybe an early morning walk …

Archaeology

50 things everyone should do in Australia and New Zealand

Known for adrenaline pumping adventures, extraordinary landscapes, and beautiful beaches, there's no shortage of things to do and see in these countries, but we've whittled it down to the very best.<p>The following 50 places and activities should be at the top of your bucket list, whether you're a …

Minimal Travel Packing List for Long-Term World Globetrotting

I love minimal travel. I live off on a backpack and travel indefinitely. Therefore, I believe that to be able to live comfortably and travel the …

7 Remarkably Powerful Keys to Happiness and Success (According to Science) | Inc.com

Do you ever feel like you're always striving towards something--like a doing well at a job, finishing a project, or even meeting a deadline--without fully reaping the potential benefits that come after attaining it because you're so burnt out? Chances are, you're not the only one.<p>Very often, people …

Cat Guides Lost Tourist Down A Mountain In Switzerland

Tourists who get lost in the mountains while traveling abroad hope to come across a mountain rescue team or, at very least, a local who speaks their …

A 31-year-old who's been traveling the world for 5 years explains how she affords it

She had been living in Tampa, Florida, preparing and saving for open-ended travel for the past two years.<p>During the day, she worked at a foreclosure law firm, and a few nights a week, she moonlighted at bars and promotional events.<p>About five years later, Ragusa has only been back to the US twice.<p>In …

The sea caves of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore are portals to awe-inducing adventure

In my mind, kayaking the sea caves here meant translucent water, sunshine and trees so green they'd hurt this drought-stricken Californian's eyes<p>Instead, I encountered turbid waters and heavy skies delivering a continuous cold drizzle. Fog blanketed the evergreens atop the cliffs.<p>Yet it was a …

20 trips to take during your 20s

Here are 20 trips that you should take while the idea of sharing a hostel room or raging all night doesn't make you run the other way.

The world 'penis size' map has been invented and it shows how the average manhood measures up

There's a map these days for just about everything .<p>Political, topographic, thematic and physical maps are the traditional sort we're used to …

5 Underrated Countries Where You Should Take Your Next Adventure

Where to travel when you want something off the beaten path.<p>So you've already climbed Kilimanjaro, hiked the Inca Trail, and trekked to Everest base camp. And now that those trips are off your bucket list, you're looking for some off-the-beaten-path suggestions on where to go next. Consider these …

This Data Scientist Has Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

National Parks

The best backpacking trails for beginners | Adventure Sports Network

For some, it’s hard to imagine an easy intro to backpacking.<p>The thought of hiking for days at a time with all of your gear on your back through …

Glaciers and peaks are the stars of this Patagonia hiking and camping adventure

Adventurous globetrotters with a fondness for South America and high-energy experiences may be drawn to a new, nine-day Patagonia Passion trek that will focus on Torres del Paine National Park and the Fitz Roy Massif.<p>The hiking-camping trips begin next February, which is summertime in the Southern …

Amazing Places to Travel

Scientists turn plastic bottles into clean fuel without harmful byproducts

Researchers have come up with a solution for the problem of too much plastic waste and insufficient, reliable clean energy for the masses. By turning …

What Your Pee and Poo Color Says About Your Health

Out of the blue I passed bright red pee. I freaked, thinking it was a sign of terminal disease. Then I remembered the roasted beetroot tarts served …

17 Travel Skills Every Twentysomething Should Know

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Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

Tour of America Day 11 - Bighorn National Forest

• Enjoying our dog friendly travel series? Visit our road trip home page for all our daily recaps as we tour the USA with our Golden Retrievers in …

20 Surreal Places to Travel In America Even The Locals May Not Have Explored

Most people think you need to leave the country in order to see all the beautiful places in life. However, that couldn’t be more untrue. You don’t …

Motorcycle Hybrid Designed As A Survival Bike That Can Travel 300 Miles Without Refueling

The Survival Bike is your tactical blank canvas. A utilitarian, military-inspired super-hauler, it comes outfitted with a universal rack that accepts …