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The world's best places to get a 'yes'

Once you’ve chosen to spend the rest of your life with that special someone, you’re faced with what can feel like an even greater decision. Where do I pop the question?<p>1. Bagan, Myanmar (Burma)<p>Sunrises are inherently romantic, but those in Bagan are truly surreal. The capital of the Kingdom of …

Arches National Park

Amsterdam attractions: eight of the city's best lesser-known sights

Our Amsterdam expert offers a guide to the city's lesser-known spots, from small museums to off-the-beaten-track districts<p>Hoping to avoid the queues for Anne Frank House and the crowds at the Rijksmuseum?<p>Rodney Bolt, Telegraph Travel's <b>Amsterdam</b> expert and a resident of the city for around 20 years, …

16 incredible Northern Lights hotels

To watch the ethereal and elusive Northern Lights is to witness one of nature's most splendorous sights: a celestial dance across the Arctic sky that surely features near the top of most - if not all - travellers' bucket lists.<p>Those seeking this remarkable phenomenon have a decent pick of …

European Travel

8 reasons to visit Holland

The best bits of the Netherlands are outside of Amsterdam, says Helen Moat. Do you agree?<p>“You’re going back to the Netherlands? Isn’t it a bit …

Hashtag Challenge: #HappyPlanet

What do Pharrell Williams, Al Gore and Sylvia Earle have in common? Not sure? How about if we throw in Google, the UN Foundation and National Geographic? The answer is—they are committed to a #happyplanet.<p>In celebration of the United Nations’ International Day of Happiness on March 20, this diverse …

11 reasons why the Mississippi is America's greatest river

New Orleans

How to choose a Caribbean island

The dozens of islands scattered across the Caribbean are a remarkably diverse lot. Pulsing Jamaica has little in common with group-filled Aruba, and even islands in plain sight of each other like St Kitts and Nevis are vastly different not just in appearance but in what they offer visitors.<p>So for …

Caribbean

Arabian sights: road-tripping in Oman

Oman is hot right now. Not as in boiling (although it can be at the height of summer when the mercury touches 40C); hot as in 'of the moment'. Its star has risen steadily thanks to a carefully nurtured tourism industry and a growing appreciation for its natural and cultural riches.<p>After all, where …

Travel

Synopsis revealed for Captain America: Civil War, shooting starts next month

With <b>Avengers: Age of Ultron</b> almost upon us, Marvel’s focus now shifts to its next big-screen adventure, with <b>Captain America</b>: <b>Civil War</b> set to go …

Marvel Universe

Charlotte Gainsbourg set to join Independence Day 2

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that the cast of <b>Independence Day 2</b>, the long-awaited sequel to Roland Emmerich’s 1996 blockbuster, has swelled …

Film Industry

'The Toretto Home' featurette for Fast & Furious 7

This week has already brought us a new international trailer and Meet the Cast featurette, but Universal isn’t taking its foot off the gas when it …

Movies

Joss Whedon discusses the new additions in Avengers: Age of Ultron

With a little over a month to go until its hotly-anticipated release, Marvel has debuted a new video interview with director Joss Whedon as he …

Marvel Universe

Articles about high tech prefab outbuilding surprisingly peaceful retreat on Dwell.com - Dwell

From city slickers to country bumpkins, homeowners have always longed for a special place from which to escape the toils of...<p>A sci-fi-inspired prefab with an efficient edge is grounded in real-world technology.<p>The Australian maverick unifying surfing and science,...<p>A hike to the Park Butte fire …

Prefab Homes

New Apple TV with App Store and Siri 'will be unveiled in June'

iPhone maker to reveal updated Apple TV at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, according to reports<p><b>Apple</b> will unveil a new version of its Apple TV set-top box in June that boasts an App Store and Siri, its virtual personal assistant.<p>The iPhone maker is planning to announce details of the …