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Travel Photography Tips

Each place we visit has its own particular look, character, and ambiance. If we want photographs of our travels to be good and lasting, they should capture all of these qualities, and say as much about a place as give the literal look of it.<p>We are unlikely to long remember the smell and buzz of a …

The Perfect California Road Trip

Tell me, what did your family vacations look like when you were growing up?Mine consisted of beaches, hiking, and Yosemite. I grew up in a utopia …

Santa Barbara

Escape to Mexico - 8 Awesome Day Trips from Cancun

<b>In the heart of winter, there is nothing better than hopping on a flight to warm weather and here are some awesome ideas for day trips from Cancun.</b><p>8 …

Best Mexico Beach Resorts

From the Frank Lloyd Wright–inspired lobby, with its swooping cantilevered roofline and two-story rock-clad waterfall, to retro-styled <i>lancha</i> fishing …

Learning to breathe in Mexico City

<b>A gas mask covers the mouth on the statue of independence hero Leonardo Bravo in Mexico City, Feb. 28, 2012. (AP/Eduardo Verdugo)</b><p>North America’s most populous city has seen a remarkable turnaround in air pollution — but is it good enough?<p>Henry Grabar<p>February 15, 2015 3:00pm (UTC)<p>There are dark, …

Mexico City

8 Things to Do Mexico City

With the new year come the lists telling us where Americans will be heading in 2015. And they typically include somewhere in Mexico, whether its Cancún, Cabo, or the Riviera Maya.<p>But Mexico is also home to one of the planet's great urban travel destinations -- a city with unmatched cultural …

Mexico

The 6 Best Mexican Islands That Aren't Cozumel

By: Meagan Drillinger<p>There's a decent chance if you went to college, you ventured to Mexico for spring break and made enough bad decisions to fill up a carry-on bag. That's what a place like Cozumel is for, after all. It's like an oasis of irresponsibility.<p>But believe it or not, there's more to …

Mexico

A diver is silhouetted by a cave near Land's End in Cabo San Lucas, featured in our Dive Getaway Guide: http://tinyurl.com/lxkcutm

Mexico: Safe or Dangerous? The Definitive Guide.

Mexico gets a worse rap than it deserves. To be sure, parts of the country are dicey: There’s long-simmering drug violence along the U.S. border, and the airport in Acapulco, in the Guerrero state (where 43 students have been missing since September), has been the site of violence and protests. But …

Duiken in Zeeland? Even opletten: afgesloten duikplaatsen in Zeeland 2015. http://www.duiken.nl/index.php?pageid=18&newsitemtitle=afgesloten-duikplaatsen-in-zeeland-2015

The heart of historic Mexico City

Mexico’s revitalised capital thrums with reminders of its storied past – and of the cosmopolitan energy that characterises the city today.

Mexico City

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School of mobula rays (Isla Mujeres, Mexico)<br>By: Abi Smigel Mullens <br>www.abimullens.com

First Time Mexico City: make sense of the Distrito Federal

Mexico City is fast becoming one of the world’s great capitals. Contrary to its reputation for being dirty, crowded and dangerous, this city has a rich history, an impressive art scene, a dynamic street culture and some of the best food in Latin America.<p>Stats<p><b>Population:</b> around 21 million<p><b>Visitors</b> …

10 signs it’s your first time in Mexico

1. You’re pretty certain the drug lords are just waiting in the bushes to rob/rape/kidnap/kill you.<p>Get over yourself. They aren’t. Yes, that sort of …

Scuba Diving in Monterey Bay, California

Dive Site: Silfra Fissure, Iceland

Silfra, Iceland probably doesn’t pop to mind when thinking about a scuba destination. But it should, for the small island nation in the middle of the …

Réunion Island is a beautiful but not well-known destination for shooting humpbacks, reef fish, macro critters and dolphins like this, year-round. Underwater Photographer's Dive Guide to Réunion Island: http://tinyurl.com/ljpdykn

Gannets dive for fish in Shetland – in pictures

Photographer Richard Shucksmith captures stunning scenes of a colony of gannets diving and feeding

The Sleeping Humpbacks of Salt Cay

By Kieran Bown<p>Although modern-day Salt Cay in the Turks and Caicos has a population of only 50 to 100 people (numbers dwindle during hurricane …

Diving Reunion Island

<b>Réunion is a French island</b> in the Indian Ocean, about 530 miles east of Madagascar. It is volcanic in origin and one of the volcanoes is actually …

Underwater Museum of Art (MUSA), Cancun, Mexico

Forbes has described the Underwater Museum of Art (MUSA) in Cancun as one of the world’s most unique travel destinations, and indeed it must be seen …

Mola Mola Sunfish! Isla De La Plata Ecuador by @ivancarmigniani 👌 💯