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The 25 Best Places to Travel in 2017

The Adventure List<p>The greatest adventure in human history had perhaps many starting points — but, if you were to pick just one, you might say it …

Space Science

Here's How Much One of Tesla's Amazing Solar Roofs Actually Costs

Tesla's price promises savings, but they won't come immediately.<p>The Tesla Solar Roof is here, and if company CEO Elon Musk has his way, there will be …

Solar Power

The ultimate city guide to Kyoto, Japan

It was such a cliché it could have been a scene from a film. Across the narrow and fast-flowing river was a brightly lit restaurant. In the window …

Japan

11 Gorgeous Walled Cities to Add to Your Bucket List

For many centuries, towns and cities built walls around their perimeters to defend their citizens. Today such fortifications are not necessary, but …

5 Whiskey Cocktails That Will Never Let You Down

Much like with fashion, or tech, trends in cocktail culture come and go. But some drinks never change. From the Old Fashioned to the mint julep, here …

10 Charming Reading Nooks

To start the new year off right, we encourage you to embrace the cooler temperatures head on... by spending the day indoors, with a good book in …

Design

Roku 2 HD Smart Media Box for £39.99 is our T3 Deal of the Day

By Dan Grabham<p><b>T3 Deals is the go-to destination for all the best prices on tech and games on the internet.</b><p>We update daily with links to the best …

Seven Brief Lessons On Physics

The simulation is real. We can only hope to understand its construct. <i>Seven Brief Lessons On Physics</i> tackles some basic laws of the universe in an …

Shaper Origin

The world’s first handheld CNC machine uses adhesive markers to scan and keep track of your material. The cutting tool automatically retracts if you …

It’s Time You Bought a Better Whiskey Glass

You don’t need a whiskey glass to drink whiskey. Any old cup will do. But if you’re paying real money for tasty bourbon or Scotch, drinking it out of …

It’s Time You Learned How to Make an Old Fashioned

Few recipes in the cocktail kingdom are as divisive as the Old Fashioned. Originating in the early 1800s, two centuries of experimentation have bred …

Charles Bukowski

8 Amazingly Healthy Smoothie Recipes You've Never Heard Of

Unique ingredients are key 🔑.<p>Beyond the slew of avocado toasts that bait us on Instagram, the colorfully arranged #smoothies on the app are even more of a studied art. In fact, the chilled drink craze is part of the inspiration behind New Yorker Rachel Drori's line of delicious frozen smoothies …

The 50 best hotels in Italy for summer

It’s the sheer variety that strikes you first. Italy has as many hotels as it has destinations, from old-fashioned family-run pensioni in historic city centres to elegant lakeside resorts where you dine by candlelight at the water’s edge. There are mountain lodges with Michelin-starred restaurants, …

Villa Campo di ScobaSet in its own private 15,5 ha estate, just...

Villa Campo di ScobaSet in its own private 15,5 ha estate, just a few hundred meters inland from the northwest coast of Corsica, Campo di Scoba is …

Dublin city guide: what to see, plus the best hotels, bars and restaurants

As the city marks the centenary of the Easter Rising, our writer finds its free-thinking spirit alive at offbeat museums, bars, restaurants and in its architecture<p>This is a big year for Ireland and its capital. The country is preparing to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising, a rebellion that …

Ireland

16 Cozy Winter Retreats For A Luxurious Stay In The Mountains

Cozy vacation homes with rustic wooden interiors, striking designer lofts perched high in the mountains, or sumptuous ski chalets with indulgent spas …

The Best Hotels in Europe

Our readers are a discerning bunch, and they'll book months and years in advance for a chance to sample the world's finest stays. So it's no surprise they voted these ten hotels—a melange of palatial city digs, roving country estates, and sublime clifftop getaways—the best in Europe in this year's …

The Whisky Wars: Japan Versus Scotland

For the first time ever, Japan is challenging Scotland for whisky dominance, and consumers are the winners.<p>Japanese whisky was once considered a novelty crowded out by Scottish offerings, but this perspective changed radically two years ago after renowned spirits writer Jim Murray named Yamazaki’s …

Whiskey

Destination Seminyak: a guide to Bali's cool corner

The grown-up neighbour to Bali's party centre of Kuta, Seminyak has attracted travellers in-the-know for years with its hip hotels, cool cafes, slick bars and boutique shopping. But while Seminyak is no longer a secret, it certainly pays to know your way around. Get oriented with our guide to …

Loneliness

Under-the-Radar Destinations to Visit in 2015

Because it's still possible to have new, undiscovered travel experiences.<p>Have you been to Tulum? No? You might be the only person on earth. When a place gets "discovered," it loses that magical quality that made it worth traveling to to begin with. Here are alternatives to some of the world's …

Hotel Parco dei Principi - Sorrento, Italy A white...

A white and blue Ponti masterpiece looking out over the Bay of Naples, Parco dei Principi in Sorrento has been designed by the famous Italian …

The Opposite House - Beijing, China Situated in...

Situated in the up-and-coming Sanlitun area of central Beijing, The Opposite House comes with striking designer interiors, cosmopolitan bars and …

How to have a budget break in Iceland

‘Iceland is too expensive to visit if you’re on a budget’. Along with ‘don’t eat the street food – it will make you ill’<i>,</i> this is one of the great travel myths. And it could lead you to miss out on some amazing experiences.<p>True, Iceland can be eye-wateringly pricey, but with some planning it is …

11 of the world's most incredible journeys

Up for an extraordinary expedition? Whether by foot, car, boat or train, these adventures will fire up your wanderlust<p>1. Trek with creature comforts, …

Swim between two tectonic plates

Iceland’s Silfra fissure is one of the only places where you can dive between two continents. In some cases the space is so narrow, you can touch North America and Europe at once.<p>Iceland’s Silfra fissure – a crack between continents formed by the constant pulling apart of two tectonic plates – is a …

Top 10 Most Unusual Hotels on TripAdvisor Unique...

Unique design properties with creative interiors, outstanding hotel conversions, and high-tech hideaways in spectacular natural settings – we’ve …

Hawaii for first-timers: how to choose an island

Planning a trip to the Hawaiian Islands but not sure where to start? Torn between picking a single island or doing some island-hopping?<p>Wherever you travel around the Hawaiian Islands, fantastic beaches, friendly faces and <i>ono grinds</i> (good eats) are practically guaranteed, but every island has a …

National Parks

14 Under-the-Radar Beaches You Should Visit

We’re always looking for alternatives to the over-crowded, touristy beaches of the world. Here are our editors’ picks for the best lesser-known beaches (just don't tell too many people).<p>Skip Panama City, FL<p>Skip Cannon Beach, OR<p>Secret St. Barts<p>Skip First Beach in Newport, RI

The Best Food Cities in the World Right Now

We're always thinking about our next great meal on a trip—and so are our readers. As part of our Readers' Choice Awards survey, we asked you to rank your favorite food capitals of the world (outside the U.S.—America gets its own list of best food cities). This year's winners represent a new …

7 Reasons to Visit Lisbon Right Now

Forget Paris and Rome—travelers in the know are going gaga for Lisbon. Once one of western Europe's most underrated capitals, Portugal's largest city is suddenly on everybody's radar, and not a moment too soon. Here are a few reasons you should pack your bags and head over as soon as possible. All …