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Ancient Greek grave 'for Alexander the Great's friend Hephaestion'

Opulent underground monument in northern Greece was for Hephaestion, closest friend and general of Alexander the Great, archaeologist claims<p>An opulent underground monument in northern Greece that caused a stir when excavated last year may have been a symbolic grave - but not the final resting place …

What's new for skiing in North America?

Park City becomes the largest US ski area<p>The (literally) biggest North American news is the linking of Park City and Canyons in Utah to form the largest ski area in America, with over 7,300 acres of skiable terrain.<p>Park City Mountain Resort knocks Big Sky, Montana (5,800 acres) off the number-one …

Best Family Ski Resorts

Searching for the perfect winter family vacation spot for your next getaway? Take the kids to one of these amazing ski resorts picked by our sister …

2016's Top Ranked Western Ski Resorts

Looking for a new place to ski? Try one of these resorts. Readers ranked them as the best ski resorts in the West.<p>Author:<p>SkiMag.com Editors<p>Publish …

Bruvelo Compact Smart Coffee Maker

Don’t be fooled by its compact look. Bruvelo not a travel mug, but an all-in-one smart coffee maker that provides you an ultra simple way to brew a …

10 Mind-Blowing Travel Destinations for Adventure Junkies and Thrill Seekers

You have already been to Italy, maybe even twice. You’ve gone to Florida more times than you can count.<p>You live big, you work crazy hard and you take risks. You are ready for a vacation that matches your curiosity, your desire for newness, your sense of adventure. You want to explore some place …

National Parks

Amazing Travel Experiences to Have on Every Continent

By College Tourist; Author: Tori Danforth, University of South Florida<p><b>If you're stuck trying to pick a destination for your next trip have no fear! We're going on a journey around the world!</b><p>As any world traveler or study abroad student knows, preparing for an upcoming trip can be quite time …

South America

This College Advisor Is On Leave After Her ‘Harassment’ Video Went Viral

An academic adviser at Kennesaw State University is on academic leave while the school investigates a viral video of her calling campus security on a student.<p>KSU student Kevin Bruce was having trouble getting answers about his degree requirements from his academic adviser. After failing to get …

6 Mind-Blowing Underwater Cities You'll Definitely Want to Visit on Your Next Scuba Dive!

[first-inline-ad]<p>Eventually, even great cities fall. This can either happen due to natural disasters or war.<p>Hidden beneath the waves lies ancient …

Archaeology

10 Reasons Sarcastic People Are Smarter Than You Think

Some people choose being sarcastic because beating someone up can probably get you arrested in today’s society. Some say being sarcastic is an …

Hands-on with RideON's AR skiing goggles

Google Glass may currently be on hiatus, but wearable tech for your face -- whether virtual or augmented reality -- isn't going away any time soon. …

Go Skiing in the Summer: 10 Southern Hemisphere Trips to Book Now

The Northern Hemisphere may soon call it quits on this year's ski season—but right now is the ideal time to book travel to the best ski resorts of the Southern Hemisphere, where the season typically runs from June to October. Early booking typically means big discounts, some up to 40 percent. …

Skiing

Les Otten Leading Balsams Expansion In NH: Largest Ski Areas in New England [TRAIL MAP]

Winter sports are still in full swing for New England, and skiing/snowboarding remains the best activity during the historic winter we’re currently …

Tomb of unknown Egyptian queen discovered near Cairo

According to a BBC report, the tomb is located in an area called Abusir, which was used as a cemetery for the ancient Egyptian capital of Memphis.<p>The tomb is believed to be that of the wife or mother of Pharaoh Neferefre, a ruler of the area around 4,500 years ago.<p>Mamdouh el-Damaty, the Egyptian …

And the nominees are...

Ski season is officially upon us. And for ski loving globe trotters, few things match the romance of a gorgeous ski resort. This month, the World Travel Awards 2012 were handed out in New Delhi to the world's best hospitality, travel and tourism companies. It's the Oscars for anyone in the biz, …

Awe-inspiring ancient sites

Taken from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Experiences</i>, may we present a bevy of BC (or thereabouts) beauties that have stood the test of time without losing any of their ability to drop your jaw.<p>Pyramids of Giza, Egypt<p>Egypt’s a country rich in both World Heritage sites and tourist clichés, and at the …

Archaeology

Ski Bums Pick: The West's Top 3 Most Livable Ski Towns

When the question "Where's the best ski town to live in year round?" was posed to a bunch of North American snow sport diehards, consensuses gathered around a few choice areas. These places cater to "graduated" ski bums who want to keep playing hard but might be realizing it's time to earn their …

Skiing

National Corvette Museum may preserve sinkhole as tourist attraction

The people at the National Corvette Museum are hoping to turn a catastrophe into an opportunity for continued success. Since all eight cars eaten by the 40-foot wide and 60-foot deep sinkhole were removed and put on display, the museum has seen an uptick in visitors to check the wrecked 'Vettes …

Beast Wagon: Yenko-Style 1969 Chevy Greenbrier 5-Speed

<b>3/27/2014 Update:</b> This awesome ’69 Chevrolet wagon is now being offered by the BaT commenter who bought it last time he saw it here. It sounds as if …

50 of the most thrilling, daring things you can do on vacation | CNN Travel

30 Luxe Hotels for Hitting the Slopes

The best ski lodges are idyllic escapes where after a day of hitting the slopes, you come back to cozy fireplaces, gourmet food, and relaxing spa treatments. Even if you’re not a hardcore skier, these winter accessories and stylish boots will ensure you’re the cutest lodge bunny on the hill. …

Winter sports in weird locations

Alpine huts, chocolate crêpes, outdoor hot tubs and gallons of glühwein. These things probably spring to mind when you conjure up images of ski or snowboarding resorts.<p>But what about active volcanoes, African sunsets and a warming plate of rogan josh at the end of an invigorating day on the slopes? …

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13 Incredible Natural Wonders That Deserve A Spot On Your Bucket List

As humans, we built a Great Wall. We built some pyramids. We also built a lighthouse and a temple and some hanging gardens.<p>...but we can't just <i>build</i> an underwater river. It's time to make way for Mother Nature's craftsmanship on your list of must-see world wonders.<p><b>1. Pink lakes</b><p>A breed of tiny algae …

New Zealand Has A Cave Full Of Glow Worms, And You Should Go Inside It

Imagine you're floating on a small wooden boat through a damp cave. It's completely dark inside, save for dots of light from the bodies of a thousand teensy blue insects. Their electric-looking selves create a Milky Way of color above your head.<p>No, you're not dreaming. You're in Waitomo, New …

The world's best secret islands

Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new <i>Best in Travel 2011</i> guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe.<p>1. Torres Strait Islands, Australia<p><i>Image by Killer White Fluff</i><p>As far as you can go in Oz without …