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Take a Look at David Bowie's Most Prized Memphis Design Pieces

To be sold at Sotheby’s upcoming London auction.<p>Sotheby’s is set to auction off the late David Bowie’s personal art collection that features works from iconic artists such as Henry Moore, Frank Auerbach, Damien Hirst, Marcel Duchamp and Jean-Michel Basquiat. Alongside the acclaimed paintings are …

Top Ancient Sites for Stargazing

From petroglyphs to castles carved into hilltops, explore our night sky through our ancestors at these amazing archaeological sites.<p>The night sky is a time machine and so is archaeology. Since I was a teenager in Iran, a land filled with ancient sites, my passion for the night sky has blended with …

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The Best Hotels in the World

More than 300,000 of our trusted Travelers voted in this year’s Readers’ Choice Awards, sharing tales—and tips—from their vacations in Santorini, or weekends spent at Italian palazzos in Ho Chi Minh City. Get ready: These are the 50 best hotels in the world, say our readers, where service, style, …

Photo of the Day: Best of April

Every day, we feature an image chosen from thousands around National Geographic. Here are some highlights from April.<p>Photography can show us reality in a wonderful way. But sometimes, reality is more beautiful than we can even imagine. One of the best words to describe this month’s Photo of the Day …

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Records show Hitler enjoyed special treatment in prison

BERLIN (AP) — Adolf Hitler enjoyed special treatment, including plentiful supplies of beer, during his time at Landsberg prison in Germany following …

A colourful journey into California’s wild interior

A detour off the Pacific Coast Highway unveils California’s vibrant interior, which teems with flower fields, wild horses and epic views.<p>Passing patches of barren, newly tilled soil on West Ocean Avenue, my heart sank. My husband and I had come to see Lompoc’s flower fields, and there wasn’t a …

The man who inspired Charles Darwin

Do Charles Waterton's philosophies of protecting all animals – even those that are feared or seen as less useful – still work in modern-day Canada, 150 years after his death?<p>Most people have never heard of Charles Waterton, but the conservation pioneer is credited with both inspiring Charles Darwin …

Meet September’s BBC Travel Photo Nomad

Charan Dhiman, the winner of this month’s BBC Travel photo competition, tells us how he got this terrifying shot.<p><i>Congratulations to</i> <i>Charan Dhiman</i><i>,</i> <i>the winner of BBC Travel’s monthly photo competition! This month we asked you to show us the road trip views that few ever see.</i><p><i>Every month, a new winner</i> …

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Reader photos: Road trip views that few have seen

Forget the well-trodden routes – September's photo competition veered off the beaten path and uncovered the most beautiful, unusual or overlooked stops.<p>Congratulations to Charan Dhiman, the winner of September's photo competition! We recently caught up with Dhiman, 36, to get the story behind his …

10 Mistakes That'll Ruin Your Trip

Even the dreamiest of trips can go off the rails when you fall into one of these all-too-common travel traps. We've been there—and we've brought back …

18 Great Places to Go Camping

12 Easy Last-Minute Weekend Escapes

No plans this weekend? No problem. These easy escapes will get you out of town on a moment's notice. All you need is a tank of gas, an adventurous …

Best-Kept Secrets of Disney

Think you know Disney World? We're spilling about the park's hidden thrills, from obscure deals to free desserts to weird special effects that'll …

One-Tank Escapes From 8 American Cities

Summer vacation doesn't have to mean a long, expensive trek. These getaways are a short drive from eight major urban areas. All you need is a weekend …

Escape NYC and Head to the Tri-State Area's Best Summer Festivals

Dream Trips You Can Actually Afford

Think dream trips like Europe and Hawaii are totally out of reach? You'd be surprised how many affordable packages are out there to help. Here's our …

29 Gorgeous Images of the American Southwest

America is a beautiful country from sea to shining sea, but nothing is more iconic than the red rocks, adobe structures, and dramatic sunsets of the …

The 25 Absolute Best Money-Saving Travel Tips Ever

Want the best prices on flights, hotel rooms, cruises, and rental cars? Free upgrades? The fastest way through airport security? The smartest way to …

The Right—and Wrong—Way to Pay for Your Dream Trip

You don't have to beg, borrow, or steal to indulge your wanderlust. Armed with practical suggestions for saving, budgeting, and vacation layaway, …

Where to Go in 2015!

Here are the 10 best budget destinations for 2015. From high style and world-class shopping to jaw-dropping scenery and unrivaled art, culture, and …

10 Ways the Strong Dollar Can Nab You a Dream Trip

This is the year you're going to take ALL your vacation days! The U.S. dollar is riding high against foreign currency, including the euro, pound, and …

Top 10 Historic Trail Drives

Three hundred years of U.S. history come alive along these ten roadways.<p><i>From the October 2010 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler <i>and the National Geographic book</i> Drives of a Lifetime<p><b>Three hundred years of U.S. history come alive along these ten roadways.</b><p><b>George Washington Memorial Parkway, …

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Modern Istanbul

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Read This Before You Book a Vacation Rental!

A summer vacation rental gives you the chance to live large. If you’re traveling in a group or with a family, it’ll save money over hotel rooms, …

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Top 10 Drivers' Drives

From the adrenaline rush of a Formula One track to the gritty charms of a remote Alaskan highway, here’s our choice of roads that are pure fun to drive.<p><i>From the October 2010 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler <i>and the National Geographic book</i> Drives of a Lifetime<p><b>With everything from the adrenaline</b> …

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