Flora Wang

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How to travel in Europe

Fifty sovereign states. 10,180,000 sq km. 738,200,000 people. The word ‘Europe’ does little to convey the diversity found within, which can make it a bewildering place to travel. So here’s a handy guide to your transport options:<p>Car<p><b>Budget:</b> medium-high (London-Prague petrol from EUR360 return, plus …

Trains

Samsung Busted Boosting International Galaxy S4 Benchmarks

Powered by a new Exynos 5 Octa system on a chip, the international version of Samsung’s Galaxy S4 boasts some impressive benchmarks — a graphical …

The Books of Summer

Nothing can ruin a long-haul flight or a lazy August afternoon at the beach as much as lack of good reading material. The best #TripLit reads — the ones that distinctly evoke place — can enhance your travels or even inspire you to explore fresh destinations.<p><i>Wherever you are, put your Wayfarers on</i> …

Which Travel Credit Cards Have the Best Rewards?

Gearing up for your summer travel plans and looking forward to racking up the rewards on your credit card? Depending on which credit card you use, you could get some serious value for your travel. From double points for every dollar you spend on the card to $400 cash intro bonuses to two free …

North Korea, Inside Out

Step with an open mind into one of the most closed and unknown countries in the world. North Korea is not only wonderfully interesting, but also surprisingly accessible. I have answers to six questions on how to do it.<p><i>photo © David De Vleeschauwer, Classe Touriste</i><p>In 2013, the curious traveler who …

9 Things to Do With Kids on Maui

You already know that the big resorts offer <i>keiki</i> (kids) activities, but there’s a lot for kids to enjoy on Maui beyond the resorts, too.<p>Maui Ocean …

Travel Guide: French Riviera

From the latest hotels and restaurants to the established classics, a guide to the essentials in the storied getaway on France's Côte d'Azur<p>By Dana Thomas, Architectural Digest<p>Photo: Rainer Raffalski<p>With its rolling countryside, long, golden beaches, and breathtaking light, Saint-Tropez is one of …

A thrillseeker’s guide to Vietnam

Dense jungles, brooding mountains, endless waterways, towering cliffs, hairpin bends: the potential for adrenalin-fuelled adventure is limitless in Vietnam. Whether you prefer to scale the heights of jagged peaks or plumb the depths of coral reefs, Vietnam will deliver something special. Heck, just …

Vietnam

5 Literary Itineraries in the English Lake District

The poet William Wordsworth called the English Lake District "the loveliest spot that man hath found," and he called it home. So did <i>Peter Rabbit</i> …

The best places to swim with whale sharks

Swimming alongside the largest fish in the sea is one of the ultimate bucket-list experiences. Lucky, then, that there are a handful of destinations around the world where in-season sightings of whale sharks are almost guaranteed.<p>Remember: keep a respectful distance from the gentle giants, …

Scuba Diving

Thomson Reuters Is the Latest Pro-Assad Twitter Hack Victim

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Late on Monday afternoon, the Thomson Reuters corporate Twitter account started posting a series of …