Regina Smith

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National Geographic Travel

Pamplona bull run 'selfie man' sought by police

A man who took a dangerous selfie during the running of the bulls in Pamplona, with the half-ton beasts right behind him, is still on the run -- but this time from the police.<p>The thin, bearded man, so-far unidentified, faces a fine of about $4,100 (3,000 euros) under new Pamplona city rules that …

10 Things to Love About San Francisco

I’m always able to breathe deeply when I’m in San Francisco. It’s one of the world’s most beautiful cities, and also one of the most restful–a place where the breeze floats through the hills, bringing with it an invigorating sense of calm.<p>On a recent visit, I was fortunate to have Nat Geo …

National Geographic Travel

10 romantic summer getaways | CNN Travel

Tips for travelling when you’re pregnant

Being a guidebook author and a journalist, I travel a lot for work. And for leisure; I didn’t get this job by accident. So when I became pregnant, I thought I’d make some adjustments but it never crossed my mind to stop travelling altogether.<p>Now approaching the end of my second trimester, I feel …

Time I

20 roads you should drive in your lifetime

There are millions of miles of roads in the world, and some of these roads provide incredible views of the surrounding landscape. Sometimes, the roads themselves are a work of art.<p>We've come up with the ultimate list of the world's most beautiful roads to prove that sometimes the journey is much …

Hiking

Norwegian Cruise Lines Orders Two More of Its Next Generation of Mega-Ships

Norwegian Cruise Line has ordered another pair of 4,200-passenger ships.<p>The Miami-based cruise company announced the agreement with Germany’s Meyer …

5 Reasons Everyone Wants to Live in California (Photos)

A TRAVELBREAK original post by Stephanie Be.<p>People from around the world are trying to wiggle their way into the Golden State.<p>Can you blame them?<p>Sure, we might not have the best public transport, the cost of living is inflated, and there's no such things as "perfect" .... but California comes …

California

Weekend Getaway: Two Perfect Days in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is the ideal West Coast weekend escape. Thanks to its close proximity to San Diego, Los Angeles, and Phoenix, this desert resort city was basically made for vacations and getaways! But with over 130 spas and resorts and almost as many dining spots plus loads of historical, natural and …

Palm Springs

5 Great Travel Alternatives to a Beach Vacation

Summer Festival in Milwaukee (Flickr: EMR )<p>There are many good reasons why beach vacations are such an obvious choice for families. The things that make them up -- water, sky, and sand -- are elemental. No matter what beach town you choose to visit, it's sure to have a casual, laid-back …

New England

How to explore the world by cruise ship

For many people the mere mention of the word 'cruise' can evoke cringeworthy images of forced fun and chintzy cabins, but boat trips can be a thrilling way to see the world – it just depends on the cruise you choose.<p>Feel the local rhythm on a freshwater cruise<p>With smaller boats and fewer people, …

Lake Superior

10 National Parks to See Before You Die

Originally Published on on CNTraveler.com<p>Our national parks are overwhelming in every way -- in number, in size, in their capacity to inspire wonder. And the question remains: Which one will you see next? For the following introduction to, and celebration of, our nation's greatest natural …

National Parks

National Geographic Travel

Costa Rican Travel Companies Add Country's Brand to Marketing Materials

The Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) on Thursday confirmed approval of the first applications for the use by tourism businesses of the country’s …

Visiting California's Wine Country

Vineyards never feel very far away in California, where world-beating wines await. With a broad variety of heirloom and imported varietals that are true expressions of this vibrant, varied landscape, there is no time like the present to wine-taste across California.<p>Idyllic Fall Day in the Napa …

Wineries

Articles about planning historic home renovation on Dwell.com - Dwell

The stately Tudor Revival-style manor in Pacific Heights was the home of the British consul general and site of a formal...<p>After suffering a devastating fire, the chic chateau—now home to a family of three—undergoes a transformational restoration.<p>When you are involved in building renovations, …

Architecture

10 Dresser Do-Overs Anyone Can Handle --> http://on.apttherapy.com/EKL6ng Each of these DIY projects or before-and-afters have one thing in common: They're totally achievable. The techniques in this post — changing out hardware or adding a patterned front — can be done to any dresser in your home for a near-instant pick me up.

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45 Classic Library Design Ideas

See the most stylish ways to stack treasured reads.<p>Whether your home is traditional, modern or somewhere in between, we've got the ultimate book-curation inspiration.

Toast for dinner? 7 ways to bring the artisanal toast trend to your next summer party

Everyone loves toast—and even the most hopeless cook can pull it off. But whether you call it toast, crostini or bruschetta, now that crunchy bread is officially cool, you can take that as a license to serve it at your next dinner party. Here, 7 fresh, summery, super-easy recipes. Better yet, serve …

artisanal

School Lunch Project: Easy Pita Pizzas

What kid doesn't love pizza? I mean, really. It gets no better than melty, creamy cheese on top of a sweet and savory tomato sauce and crisp but chewy crust, right? Of course right!<p>When my kids want pizza (and when I'm pressed for time and need to make a quick dinner with leftovers that can be used …

Gluten-Free

22 Essential Summer Pasta Recipes to Carb-Load Through the Heat

Pasta may be our go-to comfort food in cold-weather months, but it also makes for some of our favorite easy summer recipes.<p>As the temperature rises, …