Christina Keshek

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At cirque du soleil

Wildcats in Spain: in search of a natural-born killer

She has 18 retractable claws, each complete with a razor sharp tip. Wrists that rotate for climbing trees and gripping prey. And when needed, she can sprint at 30mph to bring down her dinner. Only this cat isn’t a hungry lioness prowling the sun-baked African savannah; she’s a European wildcat, …

Mind blowing paintings made with miscellaneous objects

Mind blowing paintings made with miscellaneous objects.<p>An outstanding artist <b>Jane Elizabeth Perkins</b> in her Plastic Classics art series, used many miscellaneous objects she found, like buttons, pins, clips, pen cap, plastic toys, LEGO pieces, key chain, keys, etc. She have re-created paintings like DaVinci’s Mona Lisa, and made portraits of famous Albert Einstein, Queen of Britain, and Nelson Mandela.

New dolphin species discovered off Australia

<b>A NEW HUMPBACK DOLPHIN</b> species has been described off the north coast of Australia.The as yet unnamed animal was discovered by international …

Samoa: Tremors in the tropics

By Dean Miller |<p>The Samoan islands sit atop volcanic foundations, shaping majestic sights and a tight-knit way of life.<p><b>MY ROOM SHAKES ME</b> me from …

Phallic objects an ancient PNG status symbol?

<b>THE DISTINCTLY PHALLIC SHAPE</b> of a collection of recently discovered stone tools in Papua New Guinea suggests they may have been an ancient status …

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Mystic Halong Bay

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Asia - China - Li River

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Oldest Human Footprints Found Outside of Africa

A chance encounter on a rainy beach in southeast England uncovered the oldest known human footprints found outside of Africa.<p>As a group of ancient humans walked across a muddy beach in England nearly a million years ago, little did they know that one day, their footsteps would thrill modern …

Top 20 romantic destinations in North America

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, it's time to start planning a romantic getaway with that special someone . . . or at least dreaming for later.<p>Stuck for ideas? We're asking readers to vote for their favorite romantic North American Getaway in the 10Best Readers' Choice awards. Our …

Road Trip: The Southwest's Four Corners

Travel<p>Witness the sculpted horizons of the southwest, where man-made boundaries mean nothing to the rugged lands.<p>The Four Corners is far too prosaic of a name for the strikingly beautiful territory that respects no man-made boundaries in the southwestern United States.<p><b>Overview</b><p>Long before some …

7 Beach Destinations You Haven't Tried Yet

When going to a new destination, many of us stick to the beaten path; we'll go where the other tourists are going for the first time around. But once …

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Finding the right Greek island

With more than 2000 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greek islands hold.<p>Best …

Top five Valentine’s Day stays: North American love nests

<i>If you didn’t already get the memo, for the first time in 11 years (!) Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday. As a bonus for American Smiths, it’s also</i> …

The 5 Most Romantic Hotel Rooms for Valentine's Day

A romantic date is a requirement on Valentine's Day if you're in a relationship, but if you really want to impress your significant other, a lovely …

15 Most Romantic Getaways Around the World

Romantic getaways often mean candlelit dinners, long walks on the beach, and pampering accommodations. But some destinations boast their own romantic</i> …

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Amazing Thailand Luxury Trip - Crème De La Crème of Luxury Locations

Scotland Really Is A Place To Love, Here Are Some Reasons Why

It's hard not to love Scotland, especially this week, when the country became the 17th in the world to legalize gay marriage.<p>Scotland is a small country packed with wonders, both natural and manmade, and a culture that's vibrant and welcoming. If you're not already smitten with Scotland, these 22 …

5 Hospitality 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 …

Where to hang out with Uganda’s chimpanzees

Eyes trained on the canopy, the hunters slipped with speed and agility across the forest floor. Although communication was kept to a minimum everyone seemed certain of their role. Occasionally one of the party turned and shot a glance back at me, sweating and stumbling over branches and roots, far …

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The 10 Best Hotels in Barcelona

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>The time: Midnight on my first day in Barcelona. The place: The famous 4 Cats cafe, one of Pablo Picasso’s favorite haunts. The company: Pals from Twitter who had turned into real-life friends.<p>Sònia Graupera, a Barcelona-based travel writer, had invited me to speak at the …

Watching Australia's wildlife

Wildlife is one of Australia’s top selling points, and justifiably so. A network of national parks, state forests and reserves is home to unique and fascinating native fauna, and although many of the furry mammals are nocturnal, during the daylight the birdlife is vibrant, noisy and colourful.<p>If …

Top 10 budget restaurants and bistros in Paris

Paris holidays,Restaurants,Budget travel,Travel,France holidays,Restaurants,Life and style,Food & drink,Top 10s,French food and drink<p>Paris is home to some of the world's finest – and priciest – restaurants. But a new breed of affordable places to eat means the budget traveller needn't feel hard …

Mother Nature at her best.