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2013's Best Luxury SUV: Land Rover 4th Gen Range Rover Review

The fourth generation Range Rover is the best at what it does. To begin a review article by announcing that something is the “best” is pretty ballsy even for my standards. So let me qualify that a bit. If your definition of a fantastic high-end sport utility vehicle is one that includes both …

2013 Land Rover Range Rover [w/video]

<i>Legendary, Iconic... And Improved?</i><p>It is an undeniable reality that there are only so many adjectives to choose from when describing a given vehicle. Here are two that tend to be both overused and misused perhaps more than any other: legendary and iconic.<p>Forgive us for regaling you with these …

Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse sets world record for fastest open-top car

Bugatti has come back from losing its "World's Fastest Production Car" title with a new superlative to add to the Veyron's trophy case: World's Fastest Open-Top Production Car. That's right, if you can't beat 'em, take the roof off and join them.<p>The record of 408.84 kilometers per hour, or 254.04 …

Chrysler is recalling the 300, Dodge Charger, and Challenger due to an airbag issue. Is your car affected? Details -> http://bit.ly/12QgMSs

2014 Audi R8 Starts at $119,150; Spyder Starts at $132,650

Audi’s refreshed-for-2014 mid-engined supercar, the R8, goes on sale today and official pricing has been announced. Starting at $119,150, the R8 coupe comes with a 430-hp, 4.2-liter V-8 with a six-speed manual. Audi will offer the V-8–powered R8 in a spyder as well, while a 525-hp, 5.2-liter V-10 …

8 Travel Apps To Make Your Next Trip Less Stressful

We know how stressful travel can be: Flight delays, lodging mishaps, language barriers can easily turn what was meant to be a relaxing trip into one big headache. But of course, there's an app for every travel annoyance, and equipping your smartphone before a big trip can make each step of your …

What does Amsterdam's airport know that the rest of Europe does not?

Skytrax released its annual World Airport Awards this week with one airport taking an impressive leap to the top. Amsterdam’s Schipol Airport shook …

Funny Thing Happened On Our Way to the Vatican

<b>DeHoneymooners "Our European Honeymoon"</b><p>Part 2: Sistine Comedy<p><b>When in Rome...see it:</b><p>Unless you are an antiquities scholar, or a masochist, (or both, I guess) we recommend taking a <i>guided</i> tour of the Musei Vaticani. In an arrangement that is so deliciously Italian, anyone holding a ticket for a guided …

The lowdown on low-season travel

Great weather can be a trade-off for high prices and huge crowds in peak tourist season – and to a lesser extent, in increasingly popular shoulder seasons. Before you consider travelling in low season, though, give your expectations a reality check...<p>The down side<p><b>Sights, activities and tours</b> …

Wakeboarding + Painting with Light = Awesome

Recently, RedBull decided to work with Snap! Orlando on a special project. They called in a bunch of Wakeboarders to perform during the night. …

Experimental Light Painting Photographs with Lights Strapped to Wakeboards

Red Bull Illume and Snap! Orlando recently came up with an awesome way to put a twist on the concept of light painting. They recruited light-painting …

An Introduction to Playing with Ultraviolet Fluorescence in Photographs

Ultraviolet fluorescence is a mechanism in which UV radiation excites chemicals in an object and causes them to release visible light. There are many …

How to Improve Your Cityscape Photographs

A dramatic cityscape is one of the powerful images we have in photography. It can convey a sense of wonder, power and beauty, often all three …

Landscape Photography

24 Awesome Pictures of Dinosaur Skeletons

Dinosaur skeletons give a sense of awe, partly because of their prehistoric age and partly because they look terrifying. As if their gigantic size …