Kristine Gali

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Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>3314<p>3.3K<p>SHARES<p><b>Do you have that one friend who,</b> every time you ask him/her to go climbing with you, says yes, and …

Portrait of Egypt: Going South Along the Nile - Photographs and text by Myriam Abdelaziz | LensCulture

In Egypt, where my blood is from, I traveled south…<p>I needed to be closer to the sun. I was looking for a warmer place. I wanted to be with people who see the sun everyday, people whose skin has darkened, filled with all that sun. I knew that every single place, every single thing I would see there …

Cancel EVERYTHING: Wine-Infused Ice Cream Now Exists

No, seriously, cancel everything. All I need in my life is sweatpants and a never-ending supply of this godly frozen nectar.<p>Courtesy of the kind souls at Mercer's Dairy, the best thing to happen to ice cream since ice cream cake became a thing — or since Ben & Jerry's came out with their Peanut …

Megatrend for 2015: The Rise of the Boutique Destination

<i>Earlier this month we launched our first ever magazine, “Megatrends Defining Travel in 2015“, where we identify the global trends in travel in 2015</i> …

Hospitality

Robot finds fish beneath Antarctic ice, could be used to explore Europa

When a group of scientists drilled through 2,430 feet of ice in Antarctica to get to the water underneath, they only expected to find a few microbes here and there. Instead, they discovered a thriving community of fish and crustaceans -- all thanks to a remote-controlled robot that could one day …

Antarctica

Obama takes in India's grand Republic Day parade

NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday took in a grand display of Indian military hardware, marching bands and elaborately dressed camels, …

A supercut of stares in Darren Aronofsky movies

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New Apple partner IBM prepares for another round of layoffs

<i>Update: Downplaying reports about the size of its impending layoffs, IBM says it will let go of only “several thousand people,” not the much-larger number reported by Forbes. We’ve updated this story and its headline to reflect IBM’s statements.</i><p>Things aren’t going well for IBM. Six months into its …

5 Things About Climbing I Wish I Knew 5 Years Ago

Sarah Williams putting her climbing lessons learned into practice. (Photo credit: Carlo Nasisse)<p><i>We’ve all had that moment in climbing where something</i> …

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Loneliness

20 unmissable extreme sports (and where to try them)

Ready to feel your pulse racing? From zorbing to volcano boarding, we’ve rounded up 20 adrenaline-packed but accessible activities to tick off your bucket list – and the most stunning destinations to try them in.<p><b>Volcano boarding</b><p><b>The gist:</b> pioneered by an Australian traveller in León, Nicaragua, …

Zip-lines

World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, but the …

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

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The 10 Best Snowshoeing Destinations West of the Rockies

Pin Me!<p>10 Best Snowshoeing Destinations West of the Rockies<p>If you subscribe to my monthly newsletter, you know that I’m<p>a terrible skier(not anymore! …