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Today Is the 10th Anniversary of Asia's Devastating Tsunami

Beachside memorials and religious services were held across Asia on Friday to mark the 10th anniversary of the Indian Ocean tsunami that left more …

America's Most-Iconic RV Is Having a Moment Right Now

Bob Wheeler still gets the question sometimes when people find out he runs the company that builds those shiny aluminum campers: “Airstreams? They …

5 Tourism 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 …

Fans from around the globe are rushing to London to feed their Kate Bush mania

I'm taking a short trip next month and it's been months in the planning. I'm headed to London — more specifically to the Hammersmith Apollo theater, where British singer Kate Bush will perform.<p>She's notoriously elusive: Bush is performing 22 concerts In London, and it will be the first time she has …

5 Key Tips for Southeast Asia Travel

From Myanmar to Vietnam, Southeast Asia is becoming an increasingly popular destination for experienced travelers and those looking for a more adventurous experience. No matter your reason for wanting to explore these culturally significant destinations, here are a few key tips worth keeping in …

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Road Trip, Part 3! Wild and sweet on U.S. 27

U.S. Route 27, a 1,373-mile highway that runs from Fort Wayne, Ind., to the tip of the Florida peninsula, travels in Florida from north of <b>Tallahassee</b> down to <b>Miami</b>, ending not far from the <b>Miami International Airport</b>. It was once a major road used by those in the Midwest, Tennessee, Kentucky and …

Ten things you need to know before visiting Transylvania

Transylvania is best known as the mysterious land of bloodthirsty vampires and howling wolves. Some may think it’s fictional, but this central Romanian region <i>is</i> a real place. And it’s pretty special, too. Bordered to the east by the Carpathian Mountains, ‘the land beyond the forest’ still feels …

The essential guide to backpacking China's Silk Road

The section of the ancient Silk Road that runs through China is an epic journey through desert dunes to the end of the Great Wall, a length of pink mud that ends abruptly in the magnificent beige towers of the Jiayuguan Fort.<p>This is not a voyage that many travellers experience; it's often and …

Kristen Bell Plays Mary Poppins Perfectly In Parody Video

Mary Poppins is not being paid nearly enough tuppence as the magical nanny for the Banks family, and has decided to quit. At least, that’s the premise of this Funny Or Die video starring my future wife Kristen Bell as Mary Poppins. Bell not only looks eerily similar to the famous Julie Andrews …

Nashville’s Music Scene

America’s Music City lives up to its name with world-class venues, foot-stomping honky-tonks, and a southern country flare served with generous helpings of Americana.

The Most Beautiful Libraries in the World (PHOTOS)

The ingeniously simple concept for the library at Tokyo's Musashino Art University speaks volumes: it's made entirely of wood bookshelves, with a glass exterior.<p>Inside, architect Sou Fujimoto's spiral-shaped design naturally spurs the visitor onward and features light-filled, comfortable corners …

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Photographer Captures Perfect Shadow of Mt. Fuji at Sunrise | Colossal

<p>While climbing Mt. Fuji in 2012, photographer Kris J B managed to capture this crystal clear shot of the mountain’s shadow at sunrise. The 12,388 …