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Airportraits

A photographer's composite images show what airports would look like if all the planes took off at once.<p><i>Far & Away,</i> from <i>National Geographic</i> and <i>The Wall Street Journal.</i><p>We tend to lose our fascination with airports as we grow older. They become portals of necessity for work, or the unpleasant …

Aviation

Hidden Pleasures on Private Isles

New properties offering the ultimate in seclusion, space and solitude are cropping up everywhere, from the Maldives and Madagascar to Fiji and Indonesia. What’s driving the boom?<p><i>Far & Away,</i> from <i>National Geographic</i> and <i>The Wall Street Journal.</i><p>A PRIVATE ISLAND is a modern-day king’s castle, with palm …

Marlon Brando

7 of the Most Splendid Stained Glass Windows in the World

Each one is more breathtaking than the next.<p>Exquisitely crafted and effortlessly ethereal, <b>stained glass windows</b> have been prevalent in places of …

Stained Glass

23 Sites to Help You Find the Best Deals on Flights, Hotels, and More

These sites will give you the freedom to spend money on fun excursions, delicious meals out, and shopping — guilt free.<p>Let's face it: traveling can …

Hospitality

The Best Way to Tour the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, and Switzerland Is by Boat

The newest small ship from Crystal River Cruises has rainfall showers, market-fresh cuisine, and even a swimming pool.<p>I touched down in in Amsterdam …

Swimming Pools

The 9 most at-risk tourist hotspots and where to go instead

You have saved up for months, maybe even years, to visit one of your bucket-list destinations. You wait patiently for the big day to come. When you …

European Travel

Quantum Entanglement Verified: Why Space is Just the Construct That Gives the Illusion of Separate Objects

There is a phenomenon so strange, so fascinating, and so counter to what we believe to be the known scientific laws of the universe, that Einstein …

Quantum Physics

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. …

European Travel

5 'Forgotten' Tourist Destinations in the U.S. Everyone Should Visit

Sure, social media may make it seem like every corner of the world is now a tourism hot spot, but there are still a few forgotten destinations in our …

National Parks

You've Got to See How a Professional Cinematographer Lights a Simple Scene

Most simple scenes in films are lit in a very elaborate way. In this workshop, cinematographer Erik Kress shows how he lights a casual …

Cinematography

7 Best Foodie Spots for Your Next Europe Trip

Food travel is fun, exotic, and delicious. However, trying to plan a food travel experience can be daunting and confusing. From deciding which dishes …

European Travel

What It's Like to Eat at the Best Restaurant in Iceland

Iceland is well known for its beautiful scenery, its natural spas, and the friendliness of its people — but what about the food? Thanks to shows like …

European Travel

Luxembourg's Little Switzerland

2 places 4 days Staff Pick<p>Straight out of a fantasy novel<p>Timothy Cohen<p>April 24, 2018<p>What could possibly persuade you to go on an adventure in this little known country where nothing ever happens?<br>Well, let me tell you our journey...<p>Luxem-what?<p>Once upon a time... Oh the hell with it!!<p>The Grand Duchy …

European Travel

How to Fly First Class Around the World for $273

This past March, TPG reader <b>Brandon</b> knocked a major milestone off of his bucket list: traveling first class around the world.<p>From March 8 to 25, …

Hong Kong

Expert Tips for an All-American Road Trip, According to a 'Midwest Living' Editor

Now in its second year, the <i>Midwest Living</i> Road Rally is on a mission to uncover new and exciting destinations in a Midwestern state.<p>This past week, …

RVs

The 25 best countries to buy rental property and make money on the side

Buying a rental property is a wise way to earn passive income.<p>As a landlord, you're getting paid to own something, rather than paying to own it. The mortgage is often covered by rental income from tenants, and if you play your cards right you'll profit after covering insurance, taxes, and …

Real Estate

How to Take Your Best-Ever Road Trip, According to Long-Haul Truckers

Road trips are mana for travelers who don’t have a plan and don’t need one. It seems so easy: pick a destination (or don’t), gas up, cue up a …

RVs

Moody Photos of South America's Natural Wonders

See how this photo contest photographer found a rainbow of color and emotion on his South American road trip.<p>Moody landscapes, otherworldly topography, and ever-changing weather lured photographer and 2018 Travel Photographer of the Year contest entrant Guillaume Flandre to South America to explore …

Travel Photography

12 things to do in Iceland that will help you beat the crowds

1/<p>Set something up with the Team Iceland Stopover Program.<p>StudioPortoSabbia/Shutterstock<p>This year, Iceland's soccer team has become the smallest …

European Travel

Pioneer Launches New And Affordable Amplifier For Budding Audiophiles

An amplifier is at the heart of any audio system and in this age of digital music its ability to handle digital inputs and streaming music is vital. Pioneer is addressing this central part of the hi-fi market with the launch of a brand new mid-range integrated amplifier designed to reflect the …

Audiophile

28 Places to Go This Summer That Won't Be Full of Tourists

Everyone’s heading to Montauk, and Cape Cod, and Italy. Poor Italy. But wouldn’t it be nice to feel like you’re escaping the zinc-nosed hordes without having to head to Tuvalu? (Psst. It’s a remote island in the South Pacific.) We asked our team of travelers to name the place they’d go that still …

Hiking

The 14 Best Beaches in the World—and How Much It Costs to Visit Them

MONEY found 7 in the U.S. and 7 overseas.<p>No matter how you define a beach or how high your waterfront standards may be, MONEY has found a perfect …

Air Travel

Biology Will Be the Next Great Computing Platform

In some ways, Synthego looks like any other Silicon Valley startup. Inside its beige business park facilities, a five-minute drive from Facebook HQ, …

Genetics

A new physics discovery could change the game for quantum computing

From tunneling through impenetrable barriers to being in two places at the same time, the quantum world of atoms and particles is famously bizarre. Yet the strange properties of quantum mechanics are not mathematical quirks—they are real effects that have been seen in laboratories over and over.<p>One …

Quantum Mechanics

Why Investors Should Get Entangled with Quantum

Quantum, it’s been heralded as the next big thing in the technology space and it’s definitely on the radar of most venture capitalists and …

Quantum Computing

Photography 101: The best YouTube channels for learning about photography

When I was starting out with photography, <b>YouTube</b> was only just becoming popular. It was a platform to share videos with friends more than a platform …

Photography

Homepage

The 18 Most Luxurious Hotels in Bali

Bali Is a Top Island, with Peak Accommodations<p>Indonesia’s tropical island of Bali is a bucket-list destination that is every bit as magical as …

Asia Travel

The Secret, Unspoiled Côte d'Azur French People Don’t Want You to Find

The words Côte d'Azur, for most travelers, conjure up a distinctive set of mental images. Rosé on a beach. Nightclubs filled with sun-kissed Brigitte …

France

25 incredible Game of Thrones filming locations you must visit in your lifetime