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Photography

5 Horrifying Historical Stories That Would Make Great Video Games

There are a number of video games being created, especially now that narrative games have hit an all-time high in popularity recently, that have …

Gaming

Las maravillosas pirámides en las que casi no hay turistas

Son "familia" de las pirámides de Egipto, pero no aparecen en los paquetes de viajes tradicionales.<p>Son las pirámides nubias, construidas para servir a los emperadores kushitas.<p>Viven Cumming, de BBC Travel, las visitó.<p>Por qué hay gente que cree que las pirámides de Egipto fueron graneros<br>• Resuelven el …

How one artist with synesthesia sees the world

“I could just be hyper-neurotic and hypersensitive”, says Rebecca Storm, a Montreal-based photographer affected by a condition called synesthesia. “Technically it's not yet an official condition, but I'm mostly familiar with associative synesthesia, where you react to one stimulus with a sensory …

Visceral

London's underground mail rail to open to visitors | CNN Travel

Travel

Netflix & Chill: Everything You Need To Know

‘Netflix and chill’, according to its extremely legitimate Wikipedia page is “an English language slang term using an invitation to watch Netflix …

A Guide To Wearing Casual Sportswear

Listen up, lads! We have what might be the good-est news in the history of good news. Those casual clothes you crash on the couch in? They might …

The Year’s Boldest Ideas In User Interface Design

When design historians look back on 2015, they will likely point out two major trends.<p>The first? The UIs of 2015 effortlessly stride between cyberspace and meatspace, from Microsoft’s HoloLens to MIT’s Lineform, a snakebot that can morph into any gadget you want. The second: The rise of ambient …

The 10 best food cities in America, ranked

To be a great food city, it helps to have a large body of water nearby, a classic dish or three, and a population with a fondness for drink.<p>Those are among my impressions after spending more than 60 days on the road this year, visiting more than a dozen destinations, then measuring them against a …

12 Tips That Will Take Your Travel Photography To The Next Level

Read on HuffPost Spain<p><b>1. Don't obsess over your equipment</b><p>Have you ever thought that your photos would be better if you had more expensive, high-end equipment? Have you fallen into the trap of assuming that your camera is not good enough because your pictures don't seem to say anything?<p>Your …

16 U.S. Cities To Visit If All You Want To Do Is Eat

In addition to Austin...<p>You've probably heard that major U.S. cities including New York City, Chicago, Washington D.C. and San Francisco are amazing places to visit for some of the best food in the world.<p>But we're here to tell you that there's more to eat in places beyond the usual destinations. …

New Mexico

11 most luxurious train rides | CNN Travel

CNN

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

Las expos del mes de noviembre

<b>1. Cuando las líneas son tiempo</b> <i><br>Fundació Joan Miró – Espai 13<br>Hasta el 11 de septiembre de 2016<br>2,5€</i>Martí Manen (Barcelona, 1976), el comisario del …

The 10 Countries You Absolutely HAVE To Visit In 2016

Pack your bags.<p>Most of us are lucky if we can escape our desks long enough to visit one country per year... but it never hurts to have a list of 10 dazzlingly perfect options.<p>Today, Lonely Planet announced its Top 10 Countries for 2016, employing expert analysis to make travel recommendations for …

Top 10

The One-Way Train Ride to an Outdoorsman’s Playground

When I asked the cabbie if clear, sunny days like this were common in Vancouver, he joked that he didn’t know the North Shore Mountains were there …

20 Inspiring Photos of Life ‘Off the Grid’

For our newest group show, “Off The Grid,” we partnered with ImageBrief and put out a call for images that depict what living life “off the grid” …

11 jardins i espais verds amb encant de Barcelona

Dalt del turó de Montjuïc, entre el MNAC i l'Estadi Olímpic, hi trobem els jardins de Joan Maragall que envolten el Palauet Albéniz. És un conjunt …

Building the World’s Premier Synthesizers

To understand synthesizers, one needs to understand Bob Moog and the 1950s. Growing up a nerdy teenager in upstate New York, when the hobbyist …

5 Eerily Beautiful Abandoned Places Around The World

<i>by Laura Ratliff, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>James Cheadle/Alamy<p>From a ship graveyard in Mauritania to a picturesque 16th century Italian village, we can't help but be mesmerized by these mysterious and beautiful abandoned places around the world.<p><b>1. Michigan Central Station</b><p>This hulking Beaux-Arts train …

How to Get Swole on Short Notice

It’s beach season. And you might, just now, be realizing that the “hibernation layer” hasn’t disappeared, and the enticingly balmy weather of spring …

Best Running Trails In The World

If the only marathon you’ve considered completing involves Netflix and your favourite TV show, now would be a good time to hit the back button.<p>From …

Bars amb vistes

Des de la taula de la terrassa més al sud diuen que es veu el mar. És un bar amb vistes, això és clar: situat a la cantonada de República Argentina …

Restaurants de Barcelona amb vistes espectaculars

Només per la vista, el restaurant Marea Alta passa a adquirir el cobejat títol d’atracció turística de primer nivell: a la planta 24 de la Torre …

20 First Photos from the History of Photography

Photography has been a medium of limitless possibilities since it was originally invented in the early 1800s. The use of cameras has allowed us to …

Seeking Travel Inspiration? Make Your Starting Points These 30 Great Books

<b>Editor’s note:</b>Literature is a never ending sea of inspiration for us here at <i>GP</i>. As such, we’ve updated our list of best travel and adventure books …

La Via Verda de la Terra Alta, a "Espai Terra"

El balneari de la Fontcalda, al costat del riu Canaletes<p><b>Dilluns</b> a "Espai Terra", <b>un monument a l'aigua i la natura.</b><p><b>La recuperada Via Verda de la Terra</b> …

Here's What $500K Buys You Across the Country

A Luxe New Orleans Apartment That Looks Like Your Favorite Museum

This home is living history.<p>Strolling through a museum can be a relaxing escape on a Saturday afternoon — but what about living in one? Step inside this New Orleans condo, and you'll feel like you've entered an opulent Renaissance painting: Gold and teal tapestries flank the office window, art in …

26 Books From Around The World You Need To Read Before You Die

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Books