Vanessa Spack Walker

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This Instagram shows a side of Paris you probably haven't seen before

Photographer Sebastian Erras documents the colorful floors of The City of Light on his popular Instagram (@parisianfloors).<p>The series started outside of Paris, while Erras was traveling through Morocco. The vibrant country and its elaborate tile floors inspired him to start looking down no matter …

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America's Best Hotels For Stargazing

<i>The night sky over at La Casa del Zorro (Courtesy La Casa del Zorro)</i><p>Going on vacation gives you and your family more time, or perhaps just the inclination, to spend a part of the evening gazing upward and appreciating the night sky. This summer offers some especially lively night skies--like …

13 Must-Visit Places Across Ireland & Northern Ireland

As a traveler, it can be hard to feel like you've really seen and experienced all a new-to-you country has to offer on a visit, but with Ireland's small size, it's easy to cover a lot of ground in a weeklong visit. Here are some places we've dubbed essentially Irish and must-visits on any trip. …

21 Unforgettable Adventures for Your Labor Day Weekend

Photo: Daniel Brittain, Explorer for The Outbound<p>When a holiday weekend comes around, you need to take advantage of that extra day off and spend some time outside. We've got 21 unforgettable adventures that are the perfect way to do just that. Whether you're into hiking, camping, biking, climbing …

Travel in Style on the World's Most Luxurious Trains

To truly take the scenic route, book passage on these trains that are as beautiful as the scenery they pass through.

Backcountry Battle: Websites Duel to Become the Airbnb of RVs

A new entrant to the peer-to-peer economy hopes to capitalize on the trend of consumers who want to rent recreational vehicles. Using the Airbnb model, Outdoorsy.co launched nationally last week and is among a handful of companies competing in the new industry.<p>Outdoorsy has approximately 2,300 RVs …

16 US habits I lost when I moved to Bulgaria

1. Ordering in<p>If you try to order food in Bulgaria and still live with your parents, you are in for an hour long tirade by mom and dad on how you …

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The 30 best places to travel alone

In fact, there are many reasons to travel alone. Solo travel allows for more self-reflection, and chances are, you'll take in more of the culture.<p>We've put together a list of 30 places that are ideal for traveling alone, from an adventure in New Zealand to a relaxing getaway in Cinque Terre, …

Charming Short About a Curious Boy Who Becomes Astrophysicist Carl Sagan - STAR STUFF

STAR WARS POETRY Video Wonderfully Visualizes the Similarities of the 2 Trilogies

Suffragette review: historical drama tub-thumps hard despite having your vote

The battle to secure the vote for women in England in the first part of the last century is probably not one with which you’d struggle to sympathise. Of course many successful movies - Lincoln, Selma, almost anything about the second world war – involve conflicts about which the audience comes …

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Peek Inside the Annual Flipboard Mockathon

Flipboard has a weekly tradition we call “Mock O’Clock.” On Friday afternoons we convene around a huge table next to the kitchen—munching on snacks and enjoying a meticulously curated assortment of beverages—in an open forum where anyone can showcase projects they’re working on. It’s a great way to …