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By Paul Katz | Far away locales and what to do once you arrive.
A single postcard image inspired Hungarian photographer Bence Bakonyi to make the 2,000 mile train trip to Dunhuang, China from Budapest. His final destination? The very edge of Asia's largest desert and long-gone checkpoint for the ancient Silk Road, The Gobi. He explains in an interview with …Travel Photography
Photo: pedrosimoes1. Go ‘out drinking’ instead of ‘living the night’.Please don’t come here and try to drink like you are sprinting to the finish …Portugal
The Gstaad-Saanenland holiday region in the Bernese Oberland is a popular summer destination with its top hotels, gourmet restaurants and luxury …Outdoors
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Los Angeles has been blessed by a multitude of long-standing restaurants that continue to serve diners with …Restaurant
Summer has nearly descended upon the Northern Hemisphere, bringing visions of barbecues, pool parties and long walks on the beach. For those in the United States, this often means one thing: vacation. Whether you're flying from one city to another in the confines of coach, or breaking out the …Art
Europe's hottest neighborhoods are home to cutting-edge art, hip restaurants, and eclectic bars.
Some of these neighborhoods were once areas of political turmoil that have been transformed into creative hubs. Others have stood as artistic gems for years.
From Kreuzberg, where Berlin's punk rock …Europe
You don't have to go far to sink your feet into some soft white sand or plunge into clear aquamarine waters. Some of the world's best beaches are right here in the US.
For this list, we looked at seven notable beach rankings compiled by travel experts, vacationers, and water-quality researchers and …North America Travel
Google Flights is better than a travel agent.
The flight search engine can essentially plan your dream trip by seeking out the cheapest flight in a given month, all while monitoring fare changes for you.
On Wednesday, the brains behind Google Flights hosted an "Ask Me Anything" (AMA) on Reddit where …Google
You're not young and free forever.
Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.
Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.
From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are …Brazil Travel
Surviving summer in the New York City heat isn't always the most glamorous of tasks, but luckily for those of us not escaping to the Hamptons every weekend, there are some spots to take a swim right in the city. Here, the chicest pools to dive into this summer—without ever having to leave Manhattan.
One of the best things about this great nation of ours is that we don't like to be bored. Like, ever. But mostly, on road trips. Which is why we have all these bizarre roadside attractions that, in addition to entertaining us on long drives, also entertain the rest of the world by giving it …Road Trips
What? There are soup dumplings outside the Republic of Georgia? I could scarcely believe it myself.
Xiao long bao
Wang Xing Ji is the first American branch of the most popular dumpling house in Wuxi, a lakeside city about 45 minutes outside of Shanghai. The dishes are famous for their sweetness — …Los Angeles
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Just joined the nouveau riche with an unexpected lottery win? Perhaps you've hit it big on some forgotten sports bet? Or were there a few more dimes in that piggy bank than you expected? Maybe you're just curious how the rich and famous fly when money is no object and …Luxury Lifestyle
Important tip: You can get drunk during a layover.
Everybody thinks they know how to drink at airports, since everybody drinks at airports—at least all the degenerates I know do. Because that's the thing: You need to drink at airports. Not necessarily because you're scared of impending air travel, …Flying
A common misconception of Singapore is that the city-state is dull, without much to offer except for a stopover to other places. Change your plans, …Singapore
As the refrain goes, there are two types of people in the world: those who like mountains and those who prefer beaches.
Beach people are extroverts, while mountain people tend to be introverts, one study found. But whichever you are, there's no denying the beauty of these amazing mountains, as …Travel Photography
It has to do with the dry cabin air
Why does airline food taste so lousy? A new study from Cornell University has come up with an answer, and it ain’t bad cookin’.
Turns out, the noisy environment inside a claustrophobic airplane cabin may actually change the way food tastes.
In the study, 48 people …Healthy Eating
The slowest, cheapest and least reliable way to cross the country
HAVANA, Cuba — The National Railway Company of Cuba, Ferrocarriles de Cuba, is the sixth oldest railroad in the world, having opened its first 17-mile long route in 1837. Now the railway covers more than 2,600 miles, stretching from …Train Travel
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1. Incorporate “yinz” into every sentence, but know that if you’re ever outside of Pittsburgh, no one’s going to have any idea …Pittsburgh
THE ADAGE “good things come in small packages” certainly holds true for Reykjavik, a world capital with a diminutive downtown of just three square miles. Blending the casualness of a village with big-city know-how, Reykjavik has world-class chefs who are pushing culinary boundaries with New Nordic …Iceland
We envy the people that live in the dream destinations we visit. But we understand it can be hard for locals to deal with crowds of tourists day after day. We asked our readers: "What are the most annoying things tourists do in your city?" Find out what bothers residents the most, so you can avoid …Europe Travel
The empty stomach is the ultimate travel ice breaker. Everyone eats, everyone loves food, and the less you know about what’s on offer in a place, the more people want to help you.
Whether you live in the United States or are simply visiting, you don’t have to leave the country to get a taste of the …Food
Internet on the plane doesn’t feel magical anymore, just slow and expensive. That could soon change.
Ever wonder why, in 2015, Wi-Fi on U.S. airplanes is still terrible, or expensive, or both? Or completely nonexistent, as is the case on one in five domestic flights? Does it have to be like this? …Aeronautics
You won't find fancy equipment and computerized scoreboards beamed above your head at America's best old school bowling alleys, Bud.
Though you might find real guys named Bud, who actually know how to keep score with a pad and pencil.
To connect you with bowling's classic days, here are 13 of our …Bowling
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When you think of train stations, you most likely think of a way to get from point A to point B, and, of course, you would be correct. However, there's more to some railway stations than mere transportation. Many train stations are works of art in and of themselves, featuring breath-taking …Train Stations