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Exploring the Little Bay

Sailing a Boat<p>I feel like the only male in New Zealand that doesn’t know how to sail a boat. I swear to God… everywhere I go the conversation …

Petra

Likely the most popular historic site in Jordan, the ancient city of Petra features massive structures carved deep into the desert sandstone.<p><b>World Heritage Guide:</b> Petra<b><br>Location</b>: Jordan <b><br>Year Designated</b>: 1985 <b><br>Category</b>: Cultural <b><br>Criteria</b>: (i)(iii)(iv) <b><br>Reason for Designation</b>: This massive hand-carved …

Archaeology

7 Travel Rules You Should Definitely Ignore

You don't have to listen to <i>everything</i> your mother tells you.<p>As millennials, we've decided that some travel rules are more than okay to ditch.<p><b>"Know before you go."</b><p>Detailing an itinerary before your trip is <i>so</i> last decade. The "must-sees" on travel sites or in guidebooks often turn out to be …

7 Vacation Activities You're Simply Too Old To Do After 30

It hits you, not always gradually, but often suddenly: That overwhelming feeling that you're just too damn old to commit to certain activities, especially while on vacation.<p>For those who are, say, 30 and above, there are certain activities--i.e. not just sitting and reading quietly in the sun …

Rio in Black and White

See Rio de Janeiro photos in this gallery from National Geographic’s Ultimate City Guide for Rio de Janeiro.

Rio De Janeiro

The Best of Intelligent Travel

We publish new travel stories all the time on the Intelligent Travel blog network, but there are a few that really got your attention this year.<p><b>In case you missed them, here are the 13 most popular posts of 2013:</b><p><b>> Then + Now: Machu Picchu</b><p>National Geographic Adventures team lead and accomplished …

10 Beaches Where Getting There Is Half The Fun

We like beaches that make you work for it. Whether it's a hike through the jungle, taking lots and lots and lots of stairs, or even a simply pleasant boardwalk schlep, here are some beaches whose journey is nearly half the fun as the destination.<p><b>Devil's Bay, Virgin Gorda</b><p>Visitors have to wade …

10 Tech Necessities for Travel: Stay Grounded While Up in the Air

Travel interrupts our naturally scheduled programming and is an easy scapegoat for not maintaining our health, productivity or communication. Don't let a change of scenery spoil your New Year's resolutions -- gear up for 2014 with these 10 apps and gadgets to help make your travel experiences …