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BlackFly is latest attempt at flying car

Dave Lee<p><b>A flying car that will not require a pilot's licence to operate has been unveiled in California.</b><p>BlackFly can travel for up to 25 miles (40km) at a speed of 62mph.<p>Its makers say it will eventually cost the same as a typical sports-utility car, but early models will be more expensive.<p>It was …

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The Best East Coast Road Trips

Perhaps more than any other form of exploration or self-discovery, the road trip is deeply embedded into the American imagination. And with gas prices still hovering on the lower side, there’s no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are seven of our favorite East Coast road trip …

Japan Travel: A Walk Through the Magical Wisteria Tunnel

Appearing as if it came from a fairytale, the Wisteria Tunnel is a spectacular wonder that exemplifies Japan’s perception of beauty and architecture. …

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The Cheapest Day To Buy An International Plane Ticket, Mapped By Destination

It could save you tons of money.<p>Pinpointing when to buy your plane ticket can be a major headache. Thankfully, this map lays the rules out brilliantly.<p>Analysts at CheapAir.com reviewed more than 351 million individual airfares sold on more than a million international routes in 2016. They tracked …

Forest Bathing Is the New Global Phenomenon in Nature Therapy

There’s wonderful phrase in Japanese language for spending time in nature and in the company of trees – Shinrin Yoku or forest bathing. These two …

National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year 2017, in pictures

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10 Super Cheap Countries To Travel To Right Now

Traveling can cost a pretty penny, especially if you want to venture outside the U.S. and explore the far reaches of the world. But not every …

A Supervolcano Could Be Waking Up in California - Secrets of the Underground | Science

…Rob and Stefan are on the hunt for a fabled fortune deep in a cavern in the northern California woods.WWW…<p>01:35<p>…Secrets of the UndergroundW…This …

Trump, in Optimistic Address, Asks Congress to End ‘Trivial Fights’

WASHINGTON — President Trump, in his first address to a joint session of Congress, defended his tumultuous presidency on Tuesday and said he was eager to reach across party lines and put aside “trivial fights” to help ordinary Americans.<p>He called on Congress to work with him on overhauling health …

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7 Expert Tips for Mastering Instagram Stories

Courtesy of Unsplash.com<p>How to use the Instagram feature to craft gorgeous Stories from your travels<p>A well-crafted Instagram gallery is a thing of …

Travel like a Hobbit in New Zealand: Celebrating 15 years of Middle-Earth

If you’re a fan of the Lord of the Rings series, New Zealand has 150 locations to offer as ‘Home of the Middle-earth’. Fifteen years on, the magic of …

SkyTran launches pod transportation system in Nigeria and Abu Dhabi

SkyTran's CEO Jerry Sanders and a pod.SkyTran<p>Imagine if instead of wasting hours in traffic, you could one day fly above it for a price only slightly higher than a subway ride.<p>That's the idea behind SkyTran, a self-driving monorail designed to hover 20 feet above roads and travel up to 155 mph. The …

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Hell in These Pics of an Abandoned Wizard of Oz Park

Lions and tigers and tortured spirits, oh my!<p>For one day every year, fans of the 1939 movie <i>The Wizard of Oz</i> and the L. Frank Baum novel it's based on flock to an amusement park in North Carolina inspired by the fantasy story.<p>And, for the rest of the year, the park lies completely …

25 Must-See Cherry Blossom Photos Around the World

We’ve had a few signs that winter is on its way out, but nothing says, “Spring is in the air!” like the arrival of cherry blossoms, also known as</i> …

12 secrets of the Brooklyn Bridge

'I have a bridge to sell you...'<p>The popular phrase used today to express gullibility dates back to an actual practice from the early days of the …

Amid Global Travel Alert: Is Anywhere Safe for Tourists?

A rarely used global alert has been issued by the U.S. State Department that asks all travelers to proceed with caution as they make their way around …

For a Longer Life, Get Social

Research suggests that more than our eating and exercise habits, our social lives can predict how long we’ll live<p>Personal independence is such an iconic American value today that few of us question it. In previous generations, retirees lived with family, but now that a large swath of older people …

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BC’s coast is 100% worth protecting. These 13 stunning images remind us why.

SUPER NATURAL BRITISH COLUMBIA. Beautiful British Columbia. The Best Place on Earth. We’ve had a whole slew of taglines over the years but they’ve …

The Happiest Countries in The World

Paraguay is the happiest country in the world, according to a new Gallup poll of people in 143 countries.<p>The newly released 2014 Gallup Positive …

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Hidden European Towns in America

© www.FloridasHistoricCoast.com<p>Dreaming of sipping sangria on the beaches of Barcelona or roaming the illuminated Christmas markets in Munich? Now is the perfect time to feed your wanderlust and take a spontaneous trip to explore Europe -- without getting out your passport!<p>Hotel search trivago.com …

Road Trip: The Coast of Lake Michigan

Soak up the scenery and stop along the way for wine and cherries along the shores of Lake Michigan.<p><i>From the July/August 2011 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler<p>Beyond the auto factories, powerhouse universities, and bustling urban centers of southern Michigan lies an idyllic coastal region that …

European Tourists Head to North Dakota in Search of ‘the Real America’

It’s no New York City, but North Dakota, along with its upper midwest neighbors, is slowly gaining prominence as a popular international tourist …

What Are the Best National Parks Without Waiting Lines?

<i>A:</i><p>Everyone has heard of the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and Yosemite—and for good reason. These national parks are American treasures. But their red ravines, spewing geysers, and endless valleys attract countless visitors, especially come summer. If you want a dose of natural beauty sans crazy …

Eerie Large Format Photographs of Central Park Taken in the Middle of the Night

New York-based photographer Michael Massaia‘s images are easily identified for two reasons: first, because they’re all very distinct, …

17 Wildest Things at the World Cup Opening Ceremony

Olé, olé, the World Cup has begun.<p>Brazil marked the beginning of its futbol festivities on Thursday with a grand opening ceremony that confused most …