Kevin Koh

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The Ultimate Guide to the Regions of Italy

Italy is a place that’s as diverse as it is beautiful, and its inhabitants are not only passionate about their own region, but also the country as a …

Italy

How not to get ripped off in Italy

On Tuesday, Venice hit the headlines when a British family was charged €526 for lunch.<p>Luke Tang, a 40-year-old university lecturer from Birmingham, …

The 13 Most Stunning Coastal Destinations in Europe

Jaw-dropping cliffsides and scenic stretches of sand are a fool-proof formula for a gorgeous vacation spot. Add in historic sights, comfy hotels, and …

European Travel

Norway Travel: Top 9 Norwegian Fjords in Unforgettable Photos

When you think of some of the Earth’s most beautiful landscapes; the Norwegian Fjords offer vistas of unparalled beauty. Through majestic blue, …

This European City is Losing its Unesco Status to Tourists

One of the most interesting and diverse countries on the European continent, it's not hard to see why Montenegro is a major tourist draw. A popular …

A Day in Prague The City Of A Thousand Spires

Prague is one awesome city. There’s just something about the gothic and baroque architecture and the eeriness of the city that makes me feel strange, …

50 places in Europe you need to visit in your lifetime

We've come up with the ultimate bucket list of travel destinations in Europe.<p>From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to laying out on the beaches of Lagos, Portugal, here are 50 things you need to do in Europe in your lifetime.

European Travel

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13 hidden attractions in London that even locals might not know exist

But the two-millennia-old city has much more to offer than Big Ben, the London Eye, and Trafalgar Square. London's streets are laced with underground speakeasies, rooftop gardens, historical relics, and oddly innovative forms of public transport.<p>We've collected 13 of the least conventional …

England

19 photographs that will convince you to visit the world's happiest country

5 tiny hotels with big perks

But there's a new breed of small hotel: the microhotel. While the actual rooms might be small (think 250 square feet or less), the design is smart and sleek, with everything you need and nothing you don't. Plus, the rest of the hotel is spacious and comfortable, promoting relaxation and mingling …

Hospitality

Sublime to the dilapidated: A grumpy traveller's guide to Sicily

Cultured people have been landing on Sicily since the Mycenaeans. This is not surprising. You can't sail about the Mediterranean Sea without bumping into its biggest island. Memories of the most illustrious - Greeks from the 7th-century BC, medieval Normans - are presently enlivening the British …

How walking on the ocean floor is becoming the latest tourist experience in Vietnam

Fancy getting up close and personal with colourful sea creatures? Vietnam looks set to become a leader in underwater walking tours after a second location opened this week at Cham Islands.<p>This follows on from the success of the introduction of tours at Nha Trang last year, where tourists have been …

Vietnam

20 great British wonders that - scandalously - aren't World Heritage Sites

Free Things to Do in Madrid

TravelFree Things to Do<p>Spain's capital city since 1561, Madrid is now its bustling heart, in the geographic center of the Iberian peninsula, and home to over three million souls. Cradle of Spain's social and cultural renaissance, the <i>movída</i> in the first decade of democracy after Franco's death in …

City Politics

The 20 Most Pinned Travel Destinations Ever

How many of these are on your board?<p>Dreaming of car rides through Italy, or eating the world's greatest street food in Vietnam? Oh, Pinterest knows.<p>The site released a list of the most pinned locations from all over the world, officially making us want to get the heck out of town. All those dream …

National Parks

25 things everyone should do in Australia

It would be impossible to see the country and experience all it has to offer on a single trip.<p>But these 25 places and activities should be at the top of any traveler's bucket list, whether she's a foreign tourist flying in from afar or a native Australian looking to explore his own country.<p>Did we …

Australia

11 Insanely Beautiful Small Towns From Around the World

Sure, we love big, bustling cities. But there's something to be said for small towns where life moves slower, traditions are everywhere and the people stop to say hello. From North Africa to New Zealand, these are some of the most charming little places in the whole entire world.<p><b>Sidi Bou Said,</b> …

New Zealand

20 restaurants in Italy that will give you serious wanderlust

Based on their Michelin star ratings, critical praise, and industry accolades and awards, we believe that these 20 restaurants offer the very best taste of Italy.<p>Keep scrolling to find out which reservations you should book on your next trip to Venice, Modena, Florence, and other Italian food hubs.

Italy

Just Back: Barcelona

National Geographic Travel associate producer <b>Megan Heltzel</b> (on Twitter and Instagram @MeganHeltzel) studied abroad in <b>Barcelona</b> when she was in college. She recently returned to <b></b>the Catalonian capital on a trip with Monograms Travel and was happy to see that the city she once called home continues to …

The Movie Geek’s Guide to Wellington

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Movie buffs can explore countless shooting locations on New Zealand’s <b>North Island</b>, whose landscapes hold cinematic cachet.<p><i>The Piano</i> (1993), by native daughter Jane Campion, starred Karekare, a black-sand surf beach in Auckland’s Waitakere Ranges. Fellow Kiwi Andrew Adamson …

Ludo’s Paris

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>Thirteen years ago, <b>Ludo Yken</b> moved to Paris to complete his studies and found that he never wanted to leave. In addition to feasting on the City of Love’s impressive spread of cultural attractions and green spaces, the media-industry professional found another reason to …

I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

But it usually makes for an experience that exposes you to something new and leaves an impression for years after.<p>I was lucky enough to live in Zurich, Switzerland, for five years when I was younger. Because of its central location in Europe, Zurich made it easy to explore the rest of the continent.<p>…

European Travel

40 Unforgettable Experiences to Have in Vietnam

<i>Cruising around Halong Bay</i><p>From must-do activities like cruising around Halong Bay or crawling through the Cu Chi Tunnels to brag-worthy feats like drinking snake wine or scuba diving in the South China Sea, here are 40 unforgettable experiences to have in Vietnam. See how many you can check off on …

Vietnam

Great Family Trips: Pompeii, Italy

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>The family vacation, like the concept of family itself, has evolved. Kids are traveling with grandma or a single parent or an indulgent uncle (or all three). However you define your kin, this Italian itinerary is all relative.<p>> Why Go:<p>A deadly volcanic eruption. Gelato. …

Italy

The Hidden 'Wild West Town' of Edinburgh, Scotland

<i>(All images by Urban Ghosts)</i><p>Back in 2005, Ulla's Amazing Wee Blog announced that one of the most unusual urban oddities in the Scots capital may not be long for this world. But despite this decade-old warning, Edinburgh's quirky Wild West Town is still very much with us.<p>Located in an alleyway off …

Here's why everyone wants to go to Milan this year

Flights to Milan from the US are regularly cheaper than they are to other European cities.<p>And with the euro near an all-time low, US visitors can take advantage of the shopping, dining, and nightlife the city has to offer.<p>Bottom line — if you see a great deal on a flight to Milan, book it. There's …

Italy