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Russian Superhighway Would Link London And New York

Sarah Palin is about to be one happy traveler.<p>No longer will she merely <i>see</i> Russia from her house, but soon she may be able to hop over without even boarding a plane thanks to a proposed railway and superhighway that could ultimately link London with New York, traversing Russia in the process.<p>It's …

Behind the Science of Why Ears Pop On Planes

It makes babies howl inconsolably on flights and sometimes during takeoff or landing I have the urge on the plane to just let myself collapse and do the same. That acute pain of ear pressure doesn't discriminate.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy.<p>I recently took a flight on the verge of a …

15 signs you were born and raised in Spain

1. You refer as aunt and uncle (tía and tío) to people who are not related to you.<p>Why? Well, who knows why, but for Spanish people <i>tío</i> or <i>tía</i>, which …

Swimming Pools

Longform: No Time for Stillness

I left the town of Moscow, Idaho, under the cover of darkness and arrived in the city of Springfield, Missouri, with the sun shedding light on my …

5 things I came to understand while hiking an Arizona Migrant Trail

I felt incredibly lucky that I had the opportunity to hike a trail used by migrants illegally crossing into the United States. I knew it would be an …

Germanwings plane crash: What does 'fit to fly' miss?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The tragic news that Germanwings Flight 9525 was deliberately crashed into the French Alps by a pilot deemed "100% fit to fly" challenges the common understanding of the phrase.<p>Marseille prosecutor Brice Robin said co-pilot Andreas Lubitz apparently "wanted to destroy the aircraft," taking …

A Tanzanian Safari--and Our New Masai Friends

Anyone who has traveled widely remembers a moment that seems to define a trip:<p>*In Rio, it was a trio of young musicians singing "The Girl From Ipanema" while my wife and I were on that very beach.<p>*In Jordan, it was riding on the back of a sure-footed (we hoped) donkey stepping up a mountain path …

Beating the Colorado Blues

<i>A tale of being still and finding joy while travelling round the world.</i><p>It's 4.00am and I'm battling the desire to fully awaken. My body is in Sydney but on USA time after three weeks in Colorado on the ski trip of a lifetime.<p>But like all exceptional travel what goes up must come down and I know …

5 spots in Chattanooga that Chattanoogans don’t want you to know about

1. Bea’s<p>If your server sees the slightest hint of a bare bowl, they’ll snatch up the current smorgasbord of food and replace it with fresher and …

16 reasons I’d rather be from Pittsburgh than anywhere else

1. We have our own language: Pittsburghese.<p>Yinz. Dippy eggs. Daahntahn. N’at. Jagoff. Progie. Sahside. Gumbands. Stillers. Buccos. Sammich.<p><i>“Umina ast</i> …

15 signs you learned to eat in England

1. Curry abroad (even in India) just doesn’t cut the mustard.<p>There is a certain taste of English curry that you just can’t find overseas. In the way …

8 Less Talked About Reality of Traveling to Exotic Places

I was never the type of person who went backpacking through Europe, took a year off from college to study abroad or booked a solo adventure through Southeast Asia.<p>I wanted to do all this stuff but I never had the finances or the balls. So naturally, I harbored feelings of pure envy for people who …

8 signs you’re a true Southern Californian parent

1. Your kid has been Disneyland at least three times this year.<p>What is a once-in-a-lifetime trip for other families is a standard Saturday for your …

48 hours in Downtown LA

Think of Los Angeles and you probably think of Hollywood, Santa Monica, Venice and Beverly Hills, with Downtown barely registering on the where-to-go radar. And until about a decade ago, you'd have been right - back then this area of the city was a ghost town nights and weekends after office …

15 photographs that show the diverse beauty of Utah

NOT ONLY is Utah one of the most underrated states in America, but it is also one of the most geographically diverse, and these 15 photographs prove …

National Parks

Spain's Record Tourist Arrivals Equal Big Profits for Its Biggest Airports

Aena SA said profit jumped last year as the operator of Spain’s main airports for Madrid and Barcelona benefited from a record number of tourists …