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Exploring St Petersburg: why Russia’s cultural heart will win you over | Travel Feature

St Petersburg is a sophisticated forward-looking city that feels and looks much more European than Moscow. Its pretty canals are lined with …

European Travel

5 'themed' places you absolutely HAVE to visit for afternoon tea in London

West London is a buzzing hive of mouth watering tea rooms , but if you are wanting something different from the traditional cream tea then there is …

tea room

The Inca Left Behind a Strange, 3D Code That Scientists Still Can't Figure Out

They communicated in multiple dimensions.<p>The Inca Empire (1400-1532 CE) is one of few ancient civilisations that speaks to us in multiple dimensions. …

Harvard

The 2018 Healthy Packaged Food Awards

Most packaged foods are stuffed with artificial ingredients and added sugar, but you can shop easy with these tested picks.<p>You’re looking for packaged foods that are healthy and taste great. We want to help you find them. So we inspected the labels of hundreds of foods available in grocery stores …

Nutrition

Not Your Parent's Road Trip: How To Do Los Angeles To Sonoma The Right Way

Summer is finally here and you’re itching for a road trip. I get it.<p>And there’s one road trip that’s just about as quintessential as any. One that always comes to mind when you mention America’s best sites to see. One that’s been haunting people’s bucket lists for decades. And that’s the Los …

California

Not Your Parent's Road Trip: How To Do The Pacific Northwest The Right Way

<i>Read Part 1: Los Angeles to Sonoma</i><p>From Sonoma, you can take the time to drive along the coast and hit stops like Redwood National Park – which is what just about everyone does – which is why I recommend making a b-line (with one quick detour to Crate Lake) for your first stop: Sisters, Oregon.<p><b>The</b> …

RVs

The 13 best places to travel in June for every type of traveler

1/<p>New York City<p>Shutterstock<p>Nothing beats summer in New York City. And while there's no bad month to travel to New York, June very well may be the …

European Travel

This Ghost Town Was Swallowed Up by Nature and Now It's an Eerily Beautiful Hiking Destination

Man and nature are often portrayed at odds with each other: As skyscrapers go up, trees come down. But sometimes the world has different plans. After …

Ghost Towns

Where to Eat Great Lobster Rolls from Coast to Coast

Lobster rolls are seaside paradise in sandwich form — but you don't need to be on the water to enjoy a great one. Here are some of the nation's …

New England

10 of the World’s Most Incredible Micro Hotels

The minimalist trend ‘less is more’ gains ground in the travel and hotel industry with novel ideas taking over the traditional approaches when it …

Hospitality

These Are the Best Places in the World To Live on the Beach for a Bargain

1 of 11<p><i>RELATED</i>: 20 Beautiful Beach Views From Around The World<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>Zlatni Rat, Croatia<p>3 of 11<p>Dominical Beach, Costa Rica<p>Advertisement<p>4 …

Costa Rica

An Insider’s Guide to 3 Days in Lisbon

Ready to experience 3 days in Lisbon? Lisbon combines the old-time charm of Europe with a more affordable culture and modern twists. She does all …

European Travel

13 Underrated European Cities You Should Visit in Your Lifetime

There's so much more to Europe than the overcrowded cities that most tourists flock to. These overlooked cities are just waiting for you to …

European Travel

10 Brilliant Brazilian Houses With Contemporary Designs

We absolutely love contemporary homes not only for their smart design but their visual appeal. Architects have a way of varying their design …

São Paulo

Whidbey Retreat

Sited in a grove of second growth cedar on an island in the state of Washington, the Whidbey Retreat is where a pair of artists get inspired. The …

Architecture

25 Unbelievable Things Found On Earth We Can’t Explain

In the modern age, we’d love to believe we have everything figured out. With science increasing our knowledge every day, it’s an easy thing to buy …

Breakthroughs

Cafés, Cabaret, and Monet: The 4-day Weekend in Paris

25 Places Every Serious Traveller Should Have On Their Bucket List

Sometimes, the crowds of tourists are worth it.<p><i>An earlier version of this post had an incorrect image for the Plaza De España. Sorry!</i>

European Travel

The strangest (and tastiest) ways people drink coffee around the world

Americans love coffee – and for good reason. It reportedly has a host of health benefits (that is, if it doesn’t cause cancer); in some ways, it …

Coffee

25 'tourist traps' around the world that are actually worth visiting

1/<p>The Blue Lagoon, Grindavík, Iceland<p>Tourism in Iceland has skyrocketed in recent years, solidifying the country's status as one of the world's …

European Travel

My tip will save you thousands in Europe

It’s cheap, stunningly beautiful and the local drink will set you back just $2 (yes, you’re now regretting the fortune you paid in Europe’s big name …

European Travel

Why a “genius” scientist thinks our consciousness originates at the quantum level

Human consciousness is one of the grand mysteries of our time on earth. How do you know that you are “you”? Does your sense of being aware of …

Consciousness

We Found the 5 Best Hot Springs in California, So Leave the Beach Behind

California has long been known for its beaches, and their appeal has always been clear. The warm sand, crashing waves, and blue ocean all seem to …

10 of the Best Things to Do in Seattle

When it comes to iconic Seattle attractions, the Space Needle and Seattle Great Wheel might spring to mind first, but there is so much more to …

Reincarnation exists, Consciousness is Contained in the Universe After Death say Scientists

<b>According to researchers reincarnation EXISTS, and consciousness is just a form of energy which is contained in our bodies and is RELEASED to the</b> …

Steak, Malbec, and Tango: The 4-day Weekend in Buenos Aires

48 hours in Porto Travel Guide

Best Things to Do in Porto <i>Penned under our expert traveler series, this guest post is written by traveler and expat, Claudi, who blogs for CoupleRTW.</i> …

The 2017 World's Best International Airports

Long-haul flights to international destinations can be taxing on travelers, both on departure and arrival. But the best airports in the world make …

Europe’s 10 Most Epic Hiking Trails

1. West Highland Way<p><b>WHERE:</b> Scotland<p><b>Length:</b> 96 miles<p>Scotland’s premier long-distance hiking trail starts in Milngavie, about 30 minutes from Glasgow …

See 30 Amazing Places in North America

From stunning natural vistas to grand urban landscapes, from Canada to the Caribbean, these breathtaking photos transport you across the continent.<p>Home to nearly 600 million people, North America's immensity is matched only by its diversity. Simmering volcanoes, dazzling architecture, open …

National Parks