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15 Swimming Holes You Need to Visit ASAP

If the summer heat has you stuck inside clinging to your air conditioning, this list was made for you. Whether you want to sweat a little before your swim, or jump straight in from the parking lot, we've got you covered. Get outside this summer and beat the heat at one (or all!) of these beautiful …

Afraid of heights? Don't book a night in one of these transparent skypods

Peru’s mountainside “adventure suites” look perfectly vertigo-inducing.<p>Vertically inclined travelers in Peru’s Sacred Valley now have the option of …

27 gorgeous photos of ordinary life in Havana

We'll have lots of stories about our adventures on the island, which you'll be able to find here.<p>Scroll down to see our favorite shots and the stories behind them.

4 Digital Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

3 Tourism Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Steps to Becoming More Adventurous: Abroad Edition

By College Tourist; Author: Ashley Ulbrich, University of Central Florida<p><b>Here are the five steps on how to become more adventurous while studying abroad.</b><p><b>Step One: Apply to the study abroad program.</b><p>If you have already completed the online application, you took the first step to becoming more …

A homecoming for Rwanda’s lions

Sixteen years after the big cats disappeared, this progressive African nation is bringing the Big Five back.<p>It was 1999, exact date unknown. A group of farmers from Kageyo village in eastern Rwanda were tiptoeing through Akagera National Park on Tanzania’s border, returning to the carcass of a cow …

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Leadership Lessons from Great Family Businesses

It’s no secret that family businesses can struggle with governance, leadership transitions, and even survival. Consider a few high-profile examples: Banco Espírito Santo was rescued by the Portuguese government last year following the resignation of its CEO, the great-grandson of the bank’s …

The Real Cost of Pure Water

<i>Ghana has plenty of water. So why do its people buy plastic pouches from street vendors? Shaun Raviv investigates.</i><p>When Johnnie Water was a schoolboy …

Michelle Obama's instantly classic speech at the 'Black Girls Rock' Awards is a must-watch.

On April 5, BET aired the 2015 "Black Girls Rock" Awards, celebrating black girls and women who — well, they rock.<p>Ciara, Jill Scott, and Faith Evans …

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The Advantages Of Square Format Photography

I used to shoot with Hasselblad cameras way back in the day. The negatives were square. I cut my teeth on those cameras and since I spent so many …

5 Nigerians feature on TIME 100 Most Influential People

TIME yesterday released its list of 100 most influential people and it was rather pleasant to see 5 Africans appear on the list, even if they all …

Elon Musk explains why Kanye West deserves to be one of Time's 'most influential people'

Bradley Cooper, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Misty Copeland, and Jorge Ramos are the magazine's other cover stars.<p>For each of the 100 people on the list, a prominent public figure writes an explanation for why that person deserves the honor.<p>For Kanye West, Elon Musk wrote a glowing bio for the …

Afro-Iran | The Unknown Minority by Mahdi Ehsaei

THE POLITICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF HIGHLIFE SONGS | ACCRA [dot] ALT Radio

<i>This is the first essay in a three-part series on Ghana’s Highlife music</i><p><b>by Dr. Kwesi Owusu</b><p>By the late 1950’s, Highlife had become socially …

Photo Industry News, Resources, and Opinion

Nikon Ambassador and lighting master Joey Terrill carved his own path as a freelance commercial photographer early on in his career. After a portrait …