Piyush Chaudhry

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I've Been to 26 Countries in Europe—These Are the 5 I Always Recommend

My first trip to Europe was a heady mix of excitement, nerves, and total awe. At 19, I wandered the streets of Le Marais wide-eyed, marveled at the …

European Travel

The richest countries with the weakest passports

Citizens of rich nations don’t necessarily have the best passports. In fact, some have incredibly limiting ones.<p>Henley and Partners — Kochenov’s Quality of Nationality Index breaks down the value of nationality into four parts; freedom of travel, freedom of settlement<b>,</b> economic strength, and human …

European Union

Get 35% off an Epic, All-inclusive Trip to Antarctica Through Peregrine Adventures

An exclusive Operation Vacation offer for T+L readers.<p><i>T+L launched Operation Vacation to inspire workers to use their days off and get away, offering</i> …

9 of the best things to do in India

1: Track India's 'big five'<p>India is home to a wide array of wildlife, but it is the country's cats that garner most of the attention. It's home to …

Quit Your Job And Move Abroad: The Cheapest Places To Live In 2018

It’s the ultimate fantasy: Escape the 9-5 by moving to a place where it’s so cheap you barely need to work — and could even retire early. The Panama-based Live and Invest Overseas advises people on how to do just that, and the company has just announced its list of the 10 best places in the world …

Dominican Republic

Awe-Inspiring Cathedrals to Visit on Your Europe Vacation

As a travel lover, I’ve visited many churches in different countries. One aspect that fascinated me were the stained glass windows. Before reading …

19 of the World's Coolest Hotel Bars

No hotel is complete without a good hotel bar.<p>As hotels aim to attract both travelers and locals, there’s been a renewed appreciation for the hotel …

Hospitality

This cruise 100 per cent guarantees you'll see the Northern Lights – so did it deliver?

Ignore talk about waiting for years when sunspots are most active. Coronal holes also create the all-important solar winds that produce top auroral activity.<p>Be patient and prepared. It’s not just about the lights, it’s about the condition of the sky – the transparency. You can go on safari and not …

From City to Savannah: 3 Ways to Experience Kenya

Here are the top places to feel the magic of this stunning East African nation.<p>Go on safari, of course, but don't stop there. Wild and beautiful Kenya packs plenty in, from the steamy nightlife of Nairobi, to the towering peaks of Mount Kenya, to the golden plains of the Masai Mara. Here's how to …

Wildlife

The world's most beautiful budget train journeys (prices from 42p)

Trains

The world's most beautiful city squares – perfect places for people-watching

European Travel

Exploring the 'white continent': 7 incredible Antarctica trips with a difference

1: Cruise through Antarctica’s wild side<p>Sail through awe inspiring landscapes where nature still rules on this luxury Antarctic cruise with Journey …

12 of the world’s most incredible buildings, from castles to cathedrals

1: Sultanahmet Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey<p>Debra Corbeil (The Planet D)<p>We’ve had the good fortune to see some of the greatest skylines on Earth, from …

15 of the world’s most incredible UNESCO sites – and why you should visit them

UNESCO sites celebrate and protect humanity's and Mother Nature’s greatest achievements. Travel bloggers, including The Planet D and Wandering Earl, …

Missing the US solar eclipse? Here are 11 more heavenly spectacles to mark in your diary

The USA will witness a solar eclipse today, which will glide right across the torso of the country, from Oregon on the west coast to South Carolina on the east. If you're lucky enough to be there, you can read about a selection of places where you can enjoy the spectacle here. Alternatively, here …

Astronomy

14 of the world’s greatest National Parks, from Sagarmatha to Galapagos

National Parks house and protect many of the world’s natural wonders, from the peaks of Torres del Paine to the dragons of Komodo. Travel bloggers …

The secret to skipping the queues in the world's most crowded cities

Some of the top destinations in Europe are struggling under the weight of tourists. In recent weeks, the woman in charge of managing tourism in Venice has described July and August in the city as like a war zone, in Barcelona an open-top bus was sabotaged by locals sick of the number of visitors, …

Italy

India's 30 most beautiful places

<b>(CNN) —</b> India might just be the most colorful country on Earth.<p>It's a land of otherworldly landscapes -- from stunning lakes and endless rolling plains to the snow-capped Himalayas in the north. It's also home to wild festivals, romantic mausoleums and some of the most hectic cities in the world.<p>As …

India

10 Safaris That Offer Unforgettable Experiences for Every Budget

You don't have to be rich to take the safari of a lifetime.<p>Once upon a time, a safari tour was the preserve of the wealthy and well-connected, but …

The world's 8 most underrated cities and why you should visit them

From Australia to Brazil to Macedonia, there are incredible cities all but ignored by travellers. Here are the 8 most underrated cities and what to …

Cairo, Egypt

The rich spiritual and religious history of Cairo adds an extra dimension to a visit to Egypt, where ancient sites and thriving communities continue to draw modern-day visitors.<p>Located on the banks of the Nile River, Cairo, Egypt’s capital, holds the special distinction of being home to the only …

Archaeology

5 hidden Thai Islands you’ll want to keep all to yourself

Long-term sailors Liz Cleere and Jamie Furlong reveal the hidden island gems they discovered sailing around Thailand<p>1: Ko Jum<p><i>Ko Jum island (Liz</i> …

Great Escape: On the trail of India's cashmere goat herders

There’s something extraordinary about flying from frantic Delhi to remote Leh, the compact capital of Ladakh in northern India. Located in the vast and endless Himalayas, at a height of 3,500 metres, it is one of the highest cities in the world; dusty and dry for much of the year; extremely hot …

Hinduism

Top 10 Paris restaurants for €10 a head

With the traditional Parisian brasserie in decline, a new website is pointing diners to alternative cheap eats. The founders of Les Petites Tables show us where to dine well on a shoestring<p>‘No kebabs, no sandwiches - that’s our rule. Apart from that, if it’s good we’ll consider it.” Romain …

France

The railroad less travelled: taking the slow train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai

Taking the slow train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai is an adventure that unlocks 'old Thailand', a land of misty temples, golden Buddhas and epic history<p>…

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Travel

A 100-mile rail trip through the Himalayas – for just 42p

You really can’t complain about the ticket prices. A 100-mile trip on the Kangra Valley Railway, through some of northern India’s loveliest landscapes, costs just 35 rupees – or around 42p.<p>Admittedly, the journey, winding past the Himalayan foothills, takes just short of 10 hours. But what’s the …

21 Best Beaches in the World

Find perfection in these places where land meets water.<p>Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily our planet is covered in oceans, seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. From pearly crescents covered in …

Lake Michigan

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

These 17 panoramas and GIFs show the first moon landing in unbelievable detail

A few of these images are more famous than others, like the one of Aldrin with Armstrong reflected in his visor, and the one of Aldrin looking at the American flag.<p>But people at NASA and contributors to the Apollo Lunar Surface Journal have painstakingly uploaded every single one of the photos from …

Space Science