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Top 5 Haunted Hotels

If you'd prefer a "trick" rather than a "treat" this Halloween, consider a weekend getaway to a haunted hotel. A quick Google search will reveal that almost every region has one, so pack your bags and head to one nearby for a weekend of ghost hunting. But be sure to book fast. With Halloween on a …

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World's Creepiest Attractions (PHOTOS)

Why do we get a kick out of being scared stiff by ghoulish places? "It's like watching a good horror movie," says Andrea Liskova, media relations manager for Czech Tourism USA. Of course, visiting a creepy place is more like living in the movie. And, Liskova says, the Czech Republic has its own …

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National Geographic Travel

Here Is the 'Outlander' Cast, Costume-Free

Costumes and makeup can truly transform an actor or actress into their TV character, especially when it comes to period dramas. Just look at the cast of "Game of Thrones" or the latest epic romance sensation, "Outlander."<p>"Outlander," based on the novels by Diana Gabaldon, is about about a nurse …

The 50 Most Incredible Instagrams of Burning Man 2014

After the playa, the deluge of pictures.<p>While Burning Man is over for another year, the denizens of Black Rock City have only just got done uploading …

Superman And Lois Lane Take On The Ice Bucket Challenge Because, Why Not

Apparently half a dozen buckets of ice water aren’t kryptonite for Henry Cavill.<p>The actor and his on-screen lady-love Amy Adams took a break from filming the new Zack Snyder-directed <i>Batman vs. Superman</i> flick in order to part in the latest internet trend. Now that everyone and their mother has taken …

Africa's Multi-Level Floating Hotel with an Underwater Room

The Manta Resort is a beautiful, multi-room hotel that sits on the Indian Ocean island of Pemba. The spectacular getaway offers not only a place to rest your head for the night, but also some truly breathtaking views from its unique, underwater room. The floating structure, made of local hardwood, …

Scuba Diving

Rope Jumping Is The Most Terrifying Extreme Sport Since Cliff Diving

And you thought a theme park ride was bad.<p>This is rope jumping, a new adventure activity that's part rock climbing, part park cliff diving and ALL parts absurd stomach-lurching.<p>Rope jumping is similar in concept to bungee jumping, only the rope is made of nylon so jumpers don't bounce, but rather …

7 Things You Absolutely Must Try Underwater

<i>By Dalia Colon for the Orbitz blog</i><p>Underwater basket weaving may sound like a jokey slacker college course, but truth can be stranger than fiction. Submerge yourself in these real-life underwater activities you can add to your bucket list.<p><b>1) Hear a concert</b><p>The Lower Keys Underwater Music Festival is …

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Pres. George W. Bush Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

The Best Adventure Photography: Exposure 2014

Photo: Blake Jorgenson<p>Last March, Jorgenson and pro skier James Heim spent three days scouting on Ipsoot Mountain, near Whistler, British Columbia, while filming their latest project, <i>Days of My Youth</i>. “James kept looking for something at his limit,” Jorgenson says, referring to the 400-foot pitch …

Adventure Travel

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

The Aero-X hoverbike from Aerofex is slated for a commercial release in 2017 for just $85,000. Chump change, right?<p>Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has …

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As If Paris Couldn't Get Any Chicer, They Go And Reopen Piscine Molitor

So Paris went and got all chicer without us even knowing it could:<p>Welcome to La Piscine Molitor, which is famous not only for being a totally beautiful pool in the middle of a world capital, but because it's where the bikini debuted (see below) and where, reportedly, topless sunbathing came to be …

The South African Retreat That Totally Rocks (Pun Intended)

When you're ready to trek back a few thousand years, head to South Africa's Cederberg Mountains for a luxurious (and rocky) getaway at the very Stone Age-sounding Kagga Kama Nature Reserve.<p>Here, you can sleep in caves, camp outdoors, hang out in luxury huts nestled in the mountains or even sleep …

The First Look at New York's 9/11 Memorial Museum

A museum memorializing the September 11, 2001, attacks opens this week to victims’ family members and next week to the public, displaying artifacts …

Jason de Caires Taylor's Gorgeous Underwater Art (Photos)

Artist Jason de Caires Taylor has chosen an unconventional location for his giant sculptural creations: the ocean.<p>Jason de Caires Taylor

London and the U.K. From Above

Photographer Jason Hawkes has been making fascinating aerial images since 1991. With a gyro-stabilized camera, he takes photos directly from the open door of a helicopter. Hawkes has covered subjects around the world, but specializes in aerial shots of the United Kingdom. Once more, he's been kind …

I Got My Dream Job As An Actress On A Disney Cruise — Here's What It Was Really Like

It was her dream job, and one of her first professional acting gigs.<p>Now a newly minted equity actress embarking on the national tour of Seussical: The Musical, Raye (disclosure: a friend of mine from college at Penn State University) dished to Business Insider about what it was like to live and …

Coast Guard

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Preview 1/17/14 (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon)

Kevin Hart Spills on Jay Z (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon)

See: The Fab Four's First US Visit

German Nursing Home Residents Recreate Classic Movie Scenes for Maximum Adorableness

Contilia Group<p>File this under, to paraphrase the great band C&C Music Factory, things that make you go <i>awwwww</i>: an Essen, Germany nursing home restaged classic moments from a variety of movies (everything from "Easy Rider" to "Titanic"), with their residents posing as famous actors in those scenes. …

Austria's Beautiful Mountainside Thermal Retreat

Located in Oberlngenfeld, Austria, the <i>Aqua Dome</i> is an impressive contemporary spa and retreat found at the foothills of the area's scenic mountains. Using the rocky backdrop for inspiration, many of the structures featured at the lodge reflect the shapes and forms found within the surrounding …

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71 Most Anticipated Movies of 2014: ‘The Hunger Games,’ ‘Gone Girl,’ And More

We waded through more than 600 films to bring you the best of 2014. From Wes Anderson and Paul Thomas Anderson movies to blockbuster sequels, here's …

The Best of the Best Places to Visit in 2014 (Photos)

To help with 2014 vacation planning, the Andrew Harper team has rounded up the best of the best bars, restaurants, spas, adventures, and more from …

Appalachian Wonderland: Pisgah National Forest

My family and I decided to go on a last minute trip at the end of this summer, and North Carolina met our criteria of minimal crowds and no flying. We drove south from New York City to the Outer Banks, then headed west all the way to the Appalachian Mountains. There, we found the highlight of our …