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The West's 9 Most Spectacular Waterfall Hikes

Although the western United States is blessed with a plethora of stunning waterfalls, they are not all created equal. Some are hidden deep within lush forests; others a blue oasis set within an expansive desert. Whichever you prefer, these waterfall hikes are sure to blow your mind and leave you in …

The 18 Essential Los Angeles Hotels, November '13 - Curbed LA

In today's new release of <b>Curbed's Hotel 18 map</b>, we're once again attacking the question, "Where should I stay in Los Angeles?" While our first version included 38 choices, we've carefully edited this version down to 18. In this smaller, leaner selection, we've made some tough choices to bring you …

Finding the Best Slice on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles

GalleryFinding the Best Slice on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles<p>Whether you're visiting Los Angeles for the first time or have lived here your entire life, someday you may find yourself strolling along the Walk of Fame at Hollywood and Highland. Brimming with tourists—flanked by Grauman's Chinese …

Inside “The Last Bookstore” in Downtown Los Angeles

The Last Bookstore. Thankfully this is not a true statement, but the provocative name and lettering on the sign are enough to make anyone wandering …

The 2013 Map Guide to Finding Public Art All Over Los Angeles - Curbed LA

It's been a while since we've overhauled and updated our map guide to some of the best/most notable/weirdest <b>public art</b> around Los Angeles, and there's all kinds of new stuff to see. Do you like giant rainbows? Enormous boulders? Mid-century mosaics? Batman-itechture? Chandelier trees? All here, …

Gourmet Food Trucks in Los Angeles

01 of 08<p>The Grilled Cheese Truck<p>Chef Dave Danhi was inspired to create the Grilled Cheese Truck after competing in the annual Grilled Cheese …

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The Ultimate Food and Music Guide to San Francisco

We’ve done a number of City Guides here on Turntable Kitchen, and the other day, as I was taking a stroll through Golden Gate Park, I realized that …

Yosemite-adjacent Oakhurst has charms of its own

For years our family made an annual pilgrimage to Yosemite, driving through the tiny town of Oakhurst, Calif., about 14 miles from the entrance to the national park. We didn't stop, unless it was at Raley's market or to say hello to the talking bear in front of Ditton Realty, which, with a push of …

Magical Mariposa Grove in Yosemite National Park, California

I’ve seen some big trees in my time – Cathedral Grove on the way to Tofino on Vancouver Island, Muir Woods near San Francisco and true virgin forest …

National Parks

Road Trip: Los Angeles

Explore the back roads and ocean drives of Los Angeles and beyond.<p>Los Angeles is far too sprawling a metropolis to visit like a traditional city, and its notorious traffic can make even short distances seem oceans apart. (Remember “Carmageddon”? Last July, a planned weekend shutdown of a ten-mile …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

The New Stars of European Travel

Could it be that American travelers are passing over Western Europe's traditional tourist trail in favor of newer, less-traveled destinations in southern and eastern Europe? A new report by the European Travel Commission seems to indicate so, as destinations historically popular with U.S. travelers …

Back to the Future: A Documentary Short on Irina Werning’s Viral Photography Project | Colossal

<p>Back to the Future is a documentary short about Argentinean photographer Irina Werning’s incredible photography project where she recreates …

France's 10 Most Enchanting Towns

It's no surprise that France has long held the title as the world's most-visited country. From the artistic legacy of Paris and the glamour of the Riviera to the legendary cuisine of Provence, France's historic and cultural treasures have made it a perennial favorite among international travelers. …

European Travel