Gayna Lloyd

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The 10 Most Beautiful Towns in America During the Winter

By: Gianni Jaccoma<p><i>Credit: Wikimedia Commons</i><p>Let's be honest: Winter has a way of making even the most picturesque towns look dreary and depressing. Like sad, Siberian outposts where women have to wear bikinis in the snow to try to lure people to visit.<p>But not all winter towns are created equal. No, …

A new hotel in Australia lets you dine with lions and take a bath next to bears

The brand-new hotel for thrill seekers, located in the National Zoo and Aquarium in Canberra, Australia, lets you stay as close to the zoo's numerous animals as possible.<p>At the lodge, guests will almost be directly sharing a room with live animals. You can take a bath next to brown bears, dine with …

10 Amazing Ice Castles Around the World

Winter may be cold, but that doesn't mean it's not pretty. Every year, talented artists and craftsmen add to the season's natural beauty by building incredible ice castles, seasonal structures that last only as long as the thermostat stays low. Whether created using complex sprinkler systems or …

European Travel

Urban Island Bliss: Five Carless Paradises in Europe

Imagine travel without cars.<p>Scenery wouldn’t rush by in a swirl of colors. The air wouldn’t vibrate with the honking of horns and the squeal of brakes.<p>Going at a slower pace allows travelers to engage all of their senses and even notice minute changes in flora and topography.<p>A landscape sliced by …

European Travel

6 Spectacular Places to Visit in 2015

A new year means new resolutions; this year you should resolve to travel more.<p>As we all know a resolution or goal is much more successful when it is as specific as possible, so we're here to help you nail down the details. Arguably the biggest -- and toughest -- decision of any trip is deciding …

Why to Visit Riga Now

Riga is shedding its reputation as a weekend party town by luring Europe’s art-and-culture set. Here, four reasons to visit the Latvian</b> …

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Should Facebook Have Deleted This Photo of New Mothers and Their Babies?

The #FreeTheNipple debate continues.<p>"I have been photographing women for 15 years," says photographer Jade Beall, above, "but it was a nude self-portrait I took of myself breastfeeding my son (when I was 80 pounds heavier), that sparked my desire to photograph and celebrate the beauty, 'flaws', …