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35 Hidden Bars Around the World and How to Find Them

Some of the world's most intriguing bars are in locations you might not expect, hidden in taco joints and noodle shops, or disguised as everything …

Country Lifestyle

Fitness Tips for Outdoor Adventurers

<b>A fit adventurer is a happy adventurer.</b><p>Our passions—skiing, hiking, cycling, paddling—all require a minimum fitness level. If you fall below that, …

Dubai Travel Guide for Food Lovers - Best Restaurants and Attractions!

Futuristic, sparkling new, multi-cultural, and always pushing the limits, is Dubai, United Arab Emirates – a city that sprouts out of the sand banks …

United Arab Emirates

The 7 Books Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says You Need To Lead Smarter

The well-read CEO recommends books that have informed his own thinking and that of his team at Microsoft in formulating the company’s turnaround.<p>If you spend time with Satya Nadella—as I did on several occasions this year while researching our new cover story on the dramatic impact he’s had on …

Should Singapore go cashless? Here is a productivity driven angle

A numbers-driven look at the potential benefits of a cashless Singapore <i>Editor’s note: e27 publishes relevant guest contributions from the community.</i> …

3 days in and around Bangkok for the food lovers

Bangkok, one of the most visited cities in the world today, is probably included in everyone’s bucket list. There’s a plethora of things to see and …

The Best Bars in Bangkok, as Told by Locals

We talked to two local bartenders to find out the best ways to skip the city's tourist traps—and have a few killer nights of cocktails.<p>To a newcomer, Bangkok can be overwhelming. Thailand’s capital is the king of sensory overload: intense spice, extreme heat, throbbing traffic. After a day of peak …

How Tourists Are Loving Mount Everest to Death

When I arrived in Nepal for a trek to Everest base camp, I discovered a trail that’s more crowded than ever.<p>The second strangest part of this whole …

The Best Island That Isn’t Actually an Island

Thanks for following and reading Overland Travel Adventures from Go, See, WriteAdd to Flipboard Magazine.From Florence to SalernoI lived in Bangkok, …

Thailand

How to Plan the Perfect Northern Lights Viewing Trip in Iceland

It wasn’t long ago that travelers recoiled at the idea of visiting Iceland in the wintertime. Iceland? In winter? The country’s name should dismiss …

European Travel

Don't look down - travel bloggers reveal their choice of most hair-raising hikes in the world

Atlas & Boots is a fascinating outdoor travel blog founded by photographer Peter Watson and author Kia Abdullah, and it covers thrilling activities in far-flung places.<p>After they began dating, the English couple quit their jobs in 2014 to travel the world, and have now visited over 70 countries …

Birth of paradise

Raja Ampat, West Papua, IndonesiaUp before dawn and onto a small boat; speeding across the dark water as night holds on to those last moments; …

Scuba Diving

Five Mr Scorsese Films Every Man Should See

Known for gritty tales that often draw on his Italian-American Heritage, Mr Martin Scorsese is one of the most celebrated directors working today, as …

34 Amazing Southeast Asia Adventure Experiences

I’d be lying if I said that most people didn’t head to Southeast Asia to lie on beaches, eat cheap food and drink cheap beer. While this is certainly …

Why You Should Try Meditating While Running (and How to Do It)

Yes, you can get your Zen on while getting miles in. Here are nine tips for making your next run extra-serene.<p>I’m running down Kelly Drive in Philadelphia on an unseasonably warm fall day, my purple sneakers softly thudding against the ground. As I run, I notice a young boy skateboarding on the …

The fat-burning workout to do before any holiday binge

<b>Duration</b> 35-40<p><b>Exercises</b> 9<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>The holidays are one big fat trap. First, you probably have to travel to see family, which means stress and …

Exercise

The top travel bucket list experiences, ranked

The Independent's Head of Travel Nicola Trup and Deputy Head of Travel Laura Chubb tell you which bucket list experiences should top your to-do list, …

The Netflix Travel Documentaries You Need to Watch Now

Sometimes a spot of television is all that's needed to help stoke even the most dormant of wanderlust.<p>While Netflix, the popular video-streaming …

3 Places to Try in Seattle This Weekend

<i>Welcome back to Eater Seattle's Something for the Weekend column. Every Friday, you probably ask the same question: Where should I eat and drink this weekend? Covering brunch, dinner, and everything in between, here, now, three places to try.</i><p>December 16, 2016<p>Raccolto<p>Brian Clevenger's new West …

The World's 9 Most Amazing Helicopter Rides

There are some places too vast, too unique, too magnificent to appreciate from ground level. To fully grasp their majesty, you must take to the …

Grand Canyon

5 dishes you should try on your travels – but have never heard of

Some of the best dishes you'll ever eat don't come from restaurants; you have to visit a local home to find family recipes passed down through …

Thailand: 4 Places to Get Off the Beaten Path

Thailand has always been a favorite destination for travelers from all over the world, made popular for pristine beaches and exciting nightlife. Travelers tend to explore areas such as Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Phuket and it's surrounding islands. Although these destinations have many wonderful …

Video: Why Height Doesn't Matter in Mountaineering

This video is a few years old, but it is still an interesting one nonetheless. It comes our way courtesy of National Geographic, and features climber …

Discover why plane windows are round or oblong rather than rectangular or square

If you have ever wondered why plane windows are always round or oblong in shape rather than square or rectangular like most other windows, the answer is for safety reasons.<p>The earliest planes in operation had rectangular windows, but as they became more advanced and flew higher to avoid turbulence …

9 Places in Asia You Won't Believe Exist

Every traveler knows that feeling of euphoria. The moment you lose yourself in the scenery of a new destination, and become completely immersed in …

Asia Travel

It's Time To Ditch The DSLR. Here's How To Click Great Travel Pictures From Your Smart Phone

When I travel, I tend to measure every ounce of the stuff I carry. From backpacks to sleeping bags, the weight of the gear is the first detail to be …

Mobile Photography