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Top 30 Adventure Travel Companies

01 of 29<p>G Adventures has been one of the top adventure travel companies for more than 25 years, offering so many unique and affordable trips that …

Adventure Travel

10 Must-See Places During a Trip to China

While most attention is being directed at China's rapid modernization as symbolized by the glittering metropolis of Shanghai, China is still an ancient nation, replete with incredible historic treasures and stunning landscapes. Here are the 10 most stunning places you can't miss/<p>In recent years, …

China

Top 10 stops for Central America first-timers

The green cufflinks between North and South America, these seven compact countries would be easy to skip on a map. Yet they represent a complex web of cultures, ancient ruins, tropical wildlife and adventure.<p>For starters, try climbing lava-gurgling volcanoes with perfect cones that poke above the …

One Week in Prague and Budapest

Before summer slinked its sunshine and idleness into oblivion, we decided spontaneously, mid-month in August, to do a one week trip to Budapest and Prague. Why these two cities in Europe?<p>Before summer slinked its sunshine and idleness into oblivion, we decided spontaneously, mid-month in August, to …

Eastern Europe

How to choose between Thailand’s classic gulf islands

With hundreds of dreamy tropical islands scattered along Thailand’s extensive coastline, choosing your ideal island escape can be overwhelming. Each one of those specks in the ocean is a tantalising composition of turquoise water, lush jungles and divine beaches – so how's a traveller to …

The world's best places to see autumn colours

The dog days of summer are over. But despite the chill in the air, there’s no need to be downhearted. Autumn is the most spectacular season, a last hurrah before the bitter winds of winter take hold.<p>Pull on your walking boots and head to one of these stunning destinations to witness glorious autumn …

A New York State of Mind, California Dreaming, and Caribbean Fever: Weekend Roundup

This week we put our heads together to deliver some intel on a few truly excellent locations; New York, California, and the Caribbean. Before you …

20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

The 19 Most Beautiful Places In The World Are Hidden In America

Europe is great and Asia is awesome, but the song says <i>America</i> the beautiful.<p>These hidden places prove you don't need to spend big bucks and make a transatlantic trek-- the world's most beautiful wonders have been here all along, right in your American backyard.<p><b>Grand Prismatic Spring in Yellowstone</b> …

5 Incredible Grand Tours You Can Actually Afford

Sometimes a one-week vacation just isn't enough, especially when you wake up the last morning of your trip and don't want to leave yet -- it's too soon, and you've just begun to discover what makes your destination so special.<p><i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget …

National Parks

Viva Las Vegas (on a low-roller's budget)

Hey, big spender - think a weekend in Vegas means blowing your life savings at the blackjack table? The glittering Strip may conjure up images of slick card dealers, Dom Perignon, and Demi Moore rolling around on a hotel bed covered with hundred-dollar bills, but you can live it up in Sin City on a …

7 Beach Destinations You Haven't Tried Yet

When going to a new destination, many of us stick to the beaten path; we'll go where the other tourists are going for the first time around. We love these seven underrated beach destinations; they're rarely a traveler's first choice, but perhaps they should be.<p>When going to a new destination, many …

Costa Rica

10Best Dynamite Day Trips

In less than a two-hour drive from 10 of this country's bustling urban enclaves, visitors can find plenty of wonderful sights, tastes and activities …

Ann Arbor

Holiday Apartments in Europe

When we travel it's natural to book a hotel. It's what most people do. It is quick and convenient and online booking allow canceling reservation a …

Keňa je nespoutaná divočina a krásné pláže s kokosovými palmami a bílým pískem.<p>Keňa je pojmenovaná podle nejvyšší hory Mount Kenya ( Kirinyaga – Hora …

Stunning Puddle Reflections Add Magic to Everyday Scenes

Among the city streets and large stone buildings, photographer Daniel Antunes captures glimpses of a world turned topsy-turvy. The Lisbon-based creative has a knack for finding puddles of water that cast brilliant reflections of the surrounding cityscape. Historical monuments, a scooter driver, and …

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

February birthstone is the amethyst

Are you a February baby? Here’s some cool info about your birthstone, the amethyst. Plus pics!<p>February’s birthstone is the amethyst. Amethysts …

New study helps sort out Easter Island mystery

What caused the collapse of Easter Island’s Rapa Nui society? Was it environmental degradation or the arrival of Europeans? New research suggests it …

How awe and beauty could boost your health

The awe people feel when they connect with nature, art, and spirituality is linked to lower levels of pro-inflammatory cytokines—proteins that tell …

Long-necked dinosaur roamed China 160 million years ago

Scientists report on the discovery in China of a new species of dinosaur – calling Qijianglong – a creature that was “half neck.”<p>Among dinosaurs, it …

Tiny Frogs Contain Big Evolutionary Surprise

Zoology

Filmmakers Find Dam Removal Has Captured the Public’s Imagination

Adventure<p><b>A year after their award-winning film came out, the DamNation filmmakers share a look at the growing public support for “deadbeat” dam removal in the U.S.</b><p>This past summer, a demolition crew used a battery of explosives to destroy the last section of the 210-foot-tall Glines Canyon Dam on …

Mind

NASA steps closer to a Europa mission

The space community is buzzing with news of positive steps toward NASA’s planned mission to Jupiter’s fascinating moon Europa.<p>This week, as Earth …

Why Nasa’s Europa mission has people excited

Jupiter’s icy moon Europa may harbour extraterrestrial life. Nasa has announced a mission to go, but Esa will get there first<p>Europa is a tantalising place orbiting the giant planet of Jupiter. Extraordinary images from the twin Voyager spacecraft in 1979 showed that Europa’s surface was cracked in …

Astronomy

This toothy ‘guinea pig’ weighed 2,200 pounds

Scientists think that the biggest rodent ever may have used its front teeth the way an elephant uses its tusks.<p><i>Josephoartigasia monesi</i>, a rodent …