Harmony Mckay

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Take Selfies to the Next Level With “Phonies”

In today’s connected world, celebrity selfies are as common as traffic jams and viral cat videos. There are a variety of ways to take a selfie on …

🎄merry Christmas from New York City

Why Fancy Nutcrackers Don’t Actually Crack Nuts

<b>“Dear Santa, I would like tickets to all 81 Nationals baseball games and a nutcracker that cracks nuts, ” my 6-year-old son’s note read. The nutcracker doll is by far the more difficult request and, placing value on the amount of time I’ve put into the search, more costly.</b><p>“Oh, honey, nutcracker …

Watch a Green Comet Streak Across the Sky for Christmas

Comet Lovejoy is brightening faster than expected, putting on a show you can see for yourself this holiday season.<p>Just in time for the holidays, the skies are serving up a special cosmic gift: a brightening comet that may not have been in our part of the solar system for nearly 12,000 …

At the Lampion Festival, Indonesia, reader Bayu Amde Winata writes, "I like this picture because it captures the celebration's vibrant colours." Speaking of colours, tomorrow is Christmas - how are you celebrating? Be sure to share with us over on our Instagram using #bbctravel!

HAPPY #HOLIDAYS! Here at #BBCTravel we're wishing our readers a very happy #Christmas, no matter where you are in the world. Eat up, be merry, and soak in the beauty of the world around you. There's truly a lot to be grateful for (and we are SO GRATEFUL for our readers!). Keep an eye out on this space to see what our favourite photos of the year were! (Many thanks to @katiehammel55 for sharing this gorgeous photo in #Estonia! How we wish we could be there.) #holidaymarkets #snow #winter

Scattered Snow

How Christmas in Paris differs from the US

1. Parisian Christmas trees are downright dinky.<p>It makes sense — most Parisian apartments are pretty dinky, too. But these trees look like little …

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China’s Atlantis of the East

The Chinese city of Shicheng was flooded in 1959, then forgotten. With its recent rediscovery, divers can explore a 600-year-old city that is both underwater – and unseen for decades.<p>Often called the “Atlantis of the East” by travellers, the underwater city of Shicheng is a magnificent, mysterious …