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Rachel’s Dublin

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>After university, New Zealander <b>Rachel Farndon</b> tried out the 9-to-5 world and decided it wasn’t enough. So she sold everything she owned and bought a one-way ticket to Ireland. She’s been seeing the sights — from County Kerry to Dublin — for a year now (and chronicling her …

Madeleine’s Annapolis

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p><b>Annapolis</b> <b>is My City</b><p><b>The first place I take a visitor from out of town is</b> Ego Alley (otherwise known as the City Dock) to people- and boat-watch.<p><b>When I crave</b> steamed hard-shell crabs <b>I always go to</b> Cantler’s. Enjoy this traditional local specialty by the bucketful. Just don’t …

Eric’s Budapest

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p><b>Eric Halsey</b> recently moved from Budapest to Sofia, Bulgaria to conduct independent research for his degree in Balkan history, but already has made plans to return. He says Budapest is “not a city for a weekend, it’s a city or a lifetime.” Check out a few of Eric’s favorite …

Kelli’s Salt Lake City

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>Welcome back city-lovers to another Wednesday edition of <b>I Heart My City</b>. We return stateside this week with an insider’s guide to <b>Salt Lake City, Utah,</b> sent to us by Intelligent Travel reader Kelli N. Read Kelli’s tips on where to eat, drink, shop, and play in Utah’s …

Lizz’s Chicago

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p><b>Chicago is My City</b><p><b>When someone comes to visit me, the first place I take them is</b> Al’s Beef for an Italian beef sandwich (to go) and then to the John Hancock Observatory.<p>Summer <b>is the best time to visit my city because</b> even though the temperatures are high and the crowds are …

Anya’s Istanbul

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p><b>Anya Mullen</b> came to Istanbul as a jet-lagged college student studying abroad. The city made such an impression that she returned a year later and has been living there ever since. Anya will be moving to Australia in March, so she wanted to show some love for the city that …

Annie Fitzsimmons’s NYC

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>When star blogger and licensed New York City tour guide <b>Annie Fitzsimmons</b> started to fill out this questionnaire, she was reminded of a saying from her alma mater, Texas A&M University: “From the outside looking in, you can’t understand it. From the inside looking out, you …

Laurie’s Austin

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>Native Austinite <b>Laurie Felker Jones</b> has traveled through or lived in a multitude of countries on five continents. Now she and her husband are chalking up travel miles on their boat, <i>Mother Jones,</i> as they sail around the Caribbean. In the wake of this year’s SXSW Festival, …

Drumroll, Please! Quentin Tarantino's Next Project Is...

Photo: Jim Smeal/BEImages.<p>Last year's films are getting all kinds of love during awards season right now, but let's switch gears and talk about what …

A Rocket Man Emoji? Yes, Please

Wear an homage to Elton around your neck.<p>Jewelry designer Alison Chemla has made a name for herself leveraging the best use of symbolism since cave etchings—the emoji. Where standard digital communication has failed to relay necessary human emotions, ranging from sarcasm to earnestness and …

Adorable Dog’s Festive Balancing Act for 12 Days

<b>On the twelfth day of Christmas my humans stacked on me… 12 canes of candy!</b><p>Jack the Australian Cattle Dog first shared his talented gift of balancing various objects on his head in the first half of the year and now he's back for the holidays, taking on the very merry task of steadying …

More Spectacular Aerial Shots of Iceland’s Volcanic Rivers

At first, these abstract images are difficult to decipher. However, look more closely and hints of a landscape begin to emerge. Created by Russian photographer Andre Ermolaev, these new images in his ongoing series of Iceland's volcanic rivers consist of amazing aerial perspectives that look like …

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Chinese court jails World of Warcraft cybercrime ring

Even fake worlds such as the World of Warcraft aren’t safe from cybercrime.<p>Last week, Zhejiang province’s Songyang county court sentenced 10 men to prison terms of up to two years, reports Zhejiang Online. Their crime: Hijacking more than 11,500 World of Warcraft accounts and violating state …