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Tracing the Steps of Lost Explorers in Miserable, Beautiful Siberia

<i>Da</i>, <i>Da</i>, there it is,” Andrey says with a smile as he idles the outboard engine. He puffs a cigarette and points at a bulge on the horizon. “Amerika Khaya—America Mountain.”<p>I look where Andrey is pointing, but I’m distracted by clouds of insects. In this part of the Siberian Arctic, there are only …

Wine Lover’s Guide to South Africa

Thanks to a unique climate—similar to the Mediterranean—the Western Cape is extremely fertile, making it prime real estate for expert vintners and …

Travel 365: An ominous iceberg looms in the fog in Antarctic waters. http://on.natgeo.com/1rP6SQj

Road Trip: The Big Island of Hawaii

Travel<p>Warm beaches, cool highlands, active lava flows, and lush jungles await.<p>The best way to see Hawaii's Big Island is to drive around it. You'll soon be immersed in a varied landscape unlike any other in the United States. You'll encounter lava desert, jungle, farmland, active lava flows, warm …

World's strangest lakes | CNN Travel

Pilots Share Their All-Time Favorite Views From The Cockpit

Not everyone's day job includes panoramic views of the northern lights. But for pilots, it's all in a day's work.<p>British Airways recently asked a number of its pilots for their favorite views from the cockpit. From Sydney Harbor to a perfect glimpse of Mount Fuji, their picks are utterly …

Alternative Queenstown

Queenstown in New Zealand is renowned internationally as an adventure tourism hotspot, but there are also less adrenaline-fuelled activities to be enjoyed amid beautiful Central Otago scenery. Once you've secured your collection of souvenir T-shirts and DVDs by bungy jumping, whitewater rafting and …

My Ode to the Summer Road Trip

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>When summer arrives, I think of road trips. This is partly because the summer road trip is one of those life-defining rites of passage, at least for Americans, and partly because it’s the season in which my most memorable road trips have taken place.<p>After my wife and I got …

The Fabled Montropolis Is Found: Jackson Hole

After traveling to metropolises and micropolises (populations between 10,000 and 50,000) around the world, this place seems different, something evolved to a higher plane, but what?<p>In the evolution of a place there is sometimes a waymark between free-spirited childhood and the discreet somberness …

Jackson Hole

Surviving 18 Months Traveling With My Wife

Was surviving our sojourn an achievement worth noting on a resume? And more importantly, am I so terrible a travel partner as to note mere survival as a successful outcome? This would require serious thought.<p>My wife was applying for a new job recently when she asked me to review her resume. We had …

Costa Rica

Walking the Camino: Highs and Lows – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

1<p>Over the past few days, I’ve experienced what has been perhaps the most intense moments of high and low within such a short time frame. After having …

Road Trip: Cornwall, England

Travel<p>A hybrid of historical attractions and natural beauty, this is England at its most unique.<p>With its whitewashed seaside villages and greener-than-green countryside dotted with Celtic ruins, the Cornish peninsula is a hybrid of historical attractions and natural beauty. From its subtropical …

Natural Beauty

Vietnam Pushes a Safe, Friendly Destination in New Tourism Campaign

A media campaign dubbed “Exciting Vietnam” was launched yesterday as among the activities Vietnam would undertake to boost the country’s tourism.<p>The …

Travel Dominican Republic: Santo Domingo

Push for diplomacy in Israel

JERUSALEM — With rockets raining deep inside Israel, the military pummeled Palestinian targets Wednesday across the Gaza Strip and threatened a broad ground offensive, while the first diplomatic efforts to end two days of heavy fighting got underway.<p>Egypt, which has mediated before between Israel …

Dubai Plans Mall of the World, the First Ever 'Temperature Controlled City'

Developers Dubai Holding have announced their plans to build the 'Mall of the World' a new 48 million square foot tourist district in Dubai that will …

Israel kills dozens in two days of Gaza raids

Hundreds of bombs shake Gaza, leaving 81 dead and hundreds injured, as Palestinian fighters fire rockets into Israel.<p>At least 81 people, including many children, have been killed in the Gaza Strip in two days of Israeli air raids, as Israel's army mobilised on the border for a possible ground …

Gaza dead tops 85 as Israel presses its offensive

KHAN YOUNIS, Gaza Strip (AP) — The Al Haj family never heard it coming: An Israeli missile smashed into their home in the middle of the night, …