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21 Best Beaches in the World You Must Visit

The best beaches in the world, stretching from Kenya to Cornwall, with shimmering sands and turquoise waters.<p>Serenity and peace of mind may be found …

Dominican Republic

The 12 Most Beautiful Places in Colorado

Towering, snow-capped mountains, waterfall hikes, natural hot springs tucked into valleys, golden galaxies of aspen trees in the fall—Colorado puts …

Hot Springs

The 15 Best Islands in the World

The 15 Best Islands in the World<p>By on<p>These destinations, voted tops by T+L readers, will inspire some serious wanderlust.<p>© rmnunes/Getty Images<p><i>This</i> …

Cities

World's Best Ski Resorts Where It Is Already Snowing

‘Tis the season to be jolly but it is also the season to treat yourself to that ski trip somewhere special. It may be early December, but if you …

Skiing in Japan - Ape to Gentleman

Japan, home to the famous resort of Niseko is a country which offers a variety of exhilarating skiing and cultural opportunities, with levels of …

12 Things That Surprised Me About Traveling in Hokkaido

Hokkaido is a place that’s all about going into the wild. So what better way to experience my first time there than to go as spectacularly wild as it …

Japan

10 Best Ski Resorts in Italy

They do things differently in Italy – and that goes for its ski resorts too. Forget that urge to be the first on the lift. Instead, make a lunch …

Skiing

Top 5 Best Luxury Wilderness Lodges In The World

Continuing our series of the best places to travel in 2017, I am now looking at the top 5 best luxury wilderness lodges and resorts in the world. If …

National Parks

10 best ski towns to visit this winter

Where to ski and where to stay in 2017-2018<p><i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published in December 2016 but has been updated with new towns and the latest information for this winter.</i><p>Each winter, skiers and snowboarders are faced with the same dilemma: Where should they ski this year? For the …

The 10 Best Luxury Adventure Lodges

While the idea of planning a luxury outdoor adventure is compelling, the fact is, it takes a ton of work. You need to research what location you want …

Fly Fishing

9 Amazing Modern Houses!

Have you ever dreamt of your own modern house? A stylish mix of eclectic exterior design using different high quality materials to make it everything …

Architecture

The world's best private islands

37 Bathroom Design Ideas to Inspire Your Next Renovation Photos

Whether you’re making small upgrades or going for a full overhaul, a bathroom renovation can make a big difference in the feel of your home (and its future resale value). So it’s no wonder that along with the kitchen, this practical space often takes top priority when it comes time to remodel. But …

15+ Amazing Pools Ideas & Inspirations

18 mountains that celebrities and business moguls love to ski

While there's plenty of mountains to choose from around the world, some ski resorts are specifically known for their exclusive terrain and luxurious amenities.<p>We've put together a list of 18 ski resorts where celebrities, royals, and business travelers are known to flock to.<p>From the exclusive …

Skiing

Alpine ski resorts: Europe's 10 most beautiful | CNN Travel

Finding skiing paradise in Greenland

Silence – that is the overwhelming impression I have whenever thinking of Greenland. Even for someone like me who spends his life in the mountains, it’s striking for there to be a complete absence of sound – no machinery, no people, no animals even. The silence takes you out of time and you lose a …

27 Underrated U.S. Vacation Spots You Should Visit Before You Die

Did your favorite hidden gem make the list?<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Free to See: 10 U.S. Adventure Activities

TravelFree Things to Do<p>Interested in trying a new sport or activity? Check out this list of free ways to give it a go without shelling out big bucks. Sponsored by Toyota Venza<p><b>Sail Boston Harbor</b><p>Boston, Massachusetts<p>Sail scenic Boston Harbor with an experienced skipper during one of the Open House …

The 10 Hottest Burgers to Try in LA Right Now, Summer 2018

So many burgers, so little time to eat them all<p>There is no denying the allure of the hamburger in Southern California. The ground beef and bun combination is steeped in Los Angeles-area tradition — heck, Pasadena claims to have invented the cheeseburger — and carries with it a populist appeal this …

Los Angeles

8 Places to Dine in the Wilderness in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is often thought of as a polluted wasteland of cars, traffic, and more cars. Sure, this is sort of true, but L.A. is also surrounded and …

The World’s Top 10 Ski Resorts

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The Skier's Bucket List

Calling all skiers: Get in your turns before the snow stops flying in the Northern Hemisphere and it's time to head south. From skiing Antarctica to a self-powered adventure through the Alps, here’s a collection of trips that should be on every skier’s bucket list. Plus: Get tips from some of the …

Where to Find the Best Après-Ski Hot Springs

Soaking your weary bones in a hot tub is a glorious finale to a chilly day on the slopes—so much so that it’s become a time-honored, post-ski tradition. Kind of like an après-ski beverage (or three), except taking a dip in steamy, mineral rich waters is much better for your body. Most resorts have …

National Geographic Travel

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind

Top 10: Things to Do in Canada’s National Parks

Canada is chock-full of national parks, marine reserves, and other protected places. Here are our picks for the top ten don't-miss spots.<p>Spot Polar Bears in Wapusk<p>This Manitoba park’s name means “white bear” in the Cree language, and for good reason—the remote realm on the shores of Hudson Bay is …

9 ridiculous sandwiches you need in your life

Who needs turkey or ham when you can stuff mac 'n' cheese between two slices of bread? For that matter, who needs bread when you can use a doughnut to make your sandwich? Behold: nine outrageous, insanely tasty sandwiches to try for National Sandwich Day, November 3.<p><b>1.</b> Baked bean French toast …