Olivia Warden

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Colombia's Death Road: Cycling El Trampolin De La Muerte

Lots of travellers rave about cycling the world’s most dangerous road, the stretch from La Cumbre to Yolosa in Bolivia, also known as the Death Road. …

Life as a Pinay backpacker in South America

“Where are you from?”<p>“Take a wild guess. I’ll give you 45 tries.”<p>“What makes you think I couldn’t get it on the 5th or 6th try? Hmmm. Let’s see. …

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The hardest places in the world to visit

<i>Thrillist</i> has pulled together the world’s hardest to reach places, whether its visa delays, price hikes or inaccessibility, you’ll have a tough time …

AP PHOTOS: Abandoned prison in Ecuador bears signs of past

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Its cold walls are marked with words and colored murals, written and drawn over 139 years by prisoners ranging from chicken …

Mapbox photography heat map etches out world's most photogenic cities (pictures)

Why You Should Think Carefully Before You Check Bags Containing Cameras When Flying

For a very long time I have operated by a simple motto: A checked bag is a lost bag. While that is clearly hyperbole, its still a good guideline for …

One Photographer, Two Backpacks, and an Epic Three-Year Journey

In March 2010, photographer Uruma Takezawa left Japan with two backpacks—one on his front and one on his back. More than a thousand days later he returned.<p>Carrying only his clothes, cameras, a computer, a tent, and a sleeping bag, Takezawa set out to create a body of work that celebrates the …

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The end of the selfie? Travel company sends photographers on vacation with customers to take the perfect snaps

• <b>Gone are the days of bad holiday photos and someone having to miss out on being in the group photo</b>• <b><br>Travel Company El Camino provides a personal</b> …

John Dooley and Hilary Wallis: A Slice of Travel

John Dooley and Hilary Wallis, collectively known as Wallis McGrath, joined forces in 2010 and now collaborate on many projects. John, born in the …

Photos From a Motorcycle Trip Across Northern Thailand

Night markets, sprawling mountain views, and good food all await when you set off to travel 700 miles of northern Thailand by motorcycle.<p><b>When you decide to set off on</b> a 700-mile trip across northern Thailand with nothing but a couple of maps, sometimes the best thing to do is to let the terrain …

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These are the best places to visit in South Africa

TripAdvisor has released the results of its annual Top Destinations survey, which lists one South African city among the world’s best places to visit.<p>…

Photographer captures Europe's decaying ruins in haunting photos

Intrepid photographers like Hans van Vrouwerf aim to clear that mystery. They explore the rotting, decaying buildings left to the wild for decades so you don't have to.<p>Netherlands-based van Vrouwerf has explored dozens of abandoned buildings all across Europe and shared with us a few of his …

Germanwings crash: Timeline of European air disasters

Here is a summary of major European plane crashes in the last 15 years<p><b>2014</b><p>July 17: Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashes near Grabove in eastern Ukraine, killing all 298 people on board, 193 of them Dutch. Pro-Russian rebels are widely accused of shooting the plane down using a surface-to-air …

Boko Haram loses grip on thousands of square miles of northern Nigeria

An offensive by the armies of Chad and Nigeria deals blow to Boko Haram's "Caliphate" - but experts question whether gains will be sustained<p>Boko Haram fighters have been driven from thousands of square miles of territory across northern Nigeria, dealing a significant blow to the Islamist movement’s …

DNA records effects of conquest, slave trade in the Americas

The Internet and modern genetics have been a pair of high-wattage searchlights slicing through one of the darkest periods of modern human history: more than three centuries of conquest, slave trade and population displacement in the Americas.<p>Historians now can sort through ship manifests once …

House Homeland Security Chair: ISIS Terrorists are Inside U.S.

In an appearance on ABC News, House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul made a disturbing announcement.<p>Joel Gehrke of National Review:<p><b>Homeland</b> …

Why three has become a magic number for the U.S. economy

SAN FRANCISCO/HOUSTON – Three was a magic number for America last year.<p>The U.S. economy added 3.1 million jobs. Gasoline plunged below US$3 a gallon. …

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International Tourist Arrivals Will Top 1.7 Billion Per Year by 2025

The World Travel & Tourism Council projects the world will welcome nearly 1.8 billion international visitor arrivals per year by 2025, a 58% increase …

Obama's Illegal Tsunami - 30,000 Illegal Immigrants Released into American Cities!

Last year, it was discovered that the Obama administration had orchestrated the invasion of illegals pouring across the southern border into the …

Germanwings Passenger Jet Crashes in French Alps

Amanda Knox case will again go before an Italian court

Amanda Knoxrisks being extradited to Italy to serve out a 28-year sentence for murder if an Italian high court hearing Wednesday doesn’t go her way.<p>The hearing in Rome could be the final word in a long running court battle that began in 2007 when Knox, a student from Seattle, was accused of killing …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Greek Shipwreck Known As The “Ancient Titanic” Excavated By Sea Divers

February 27, 2015 | Alex<p>Enormous ships have been roaming the seas of our world for hundreds of years. Over the course of the centuries that humans …