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14 of the world's most fascinating remote places

RV to 8 of the Best U.S. Destinations This Summer

RV to 8 of the Best U.S. Destinations This Summer<p>Updated on July 25, 2017<p>There is nothing that compares to the freedom of the open road, especially …

America's Best Overlooked Spots for Weekend Trips

The United States is a huge country with more beautiful, interesting, and exciting places than you could ever count -- but it tends to be the same …

Asia's underrated places: 9 great travel attractions | CNN Travel

India's 'Silicon Valley,' Bangalore is fast becoming a serious global player

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20 Perfect Summer Getaways

<b>Where to Go:</b> Amicalola Falls State Park, Georgia.<p><b>Distance:</b> 70 miles from Atlanta.<p><b>Where to Stay:</b> Hike five miles on a moderate trail (with five …

The 22 Most Beautiful Places In The World

All of the Greek islands are undeniably beautiful, but head to the hillside town of Oia for some of the best views of the bright blue Aegean …

National Parks

From the Highlands to the Himalayas, these hikes take in some of the world’s most spectacular landscapes. They’re not for the faint-hearted, but keen trekkers will love the challenges posed by each<b><br>More great walks: Europe | UK | best kit</b><p>The trek to the base of the fifth highest mountain in the …

Hiking

9 things you must do in Canada

From unforgettable wildlife encounters and epic road trips to pancakes you'll never forget, these are the things you need to do to get the most of …

Uber for failure: How on-demand startups crash and burn

The text message almost broke Debora McGlynn's heart.<p>For nearly two years, McGlynn had relished the opportunity to take children to and from school …

Startups

Hardware is hard: How we built a hardware startup with two engineers and some free time

Saar Yoskovitz Contributor<p>Saar Yoskovitz is founder and CEO of Augury Systems.<p>Hardware is hard. Building a hardware startup is even harder. The good news is that the staggering amount of innovation in rapid prototyping, 3D printing and backend-as-a-service platforms has made hardware development …

Art nouveau swept across Europe around the turn of the 20th century and was embraced by architects, graphic and interior designers and artists. Here are the best cities in Europe to get a flavour of its most impressive buildings<p>Art nouveau was the curvilinear, nature-inspired style that dominated …

Art Nouveau

Top 5 Must See Places in Japan for 2016

Japan was recently named #2 in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel for 2016, which means there is no better time to visit Japan than right now! The …

You Can't Miss These Unusual Caribbean Spots

There are countless strange sights and bizarre locations around the world - places that amaze and confound us. There are natural wonders that make us stare in awe; there are artistic and architectural feats that boggle the mind.<p>But did you know that some of the most extraordinary of those unique …

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Shipping

South America holidays,Africa holidays,United States holidays,Travel,Europe holidays,Australia holidays,Beach holidays,Asia<p>Whether you’re seeking solitude or a party, shallow waters or pounding surf, find the perfect beach in our pick of 50, from Greece to the Galapagos, the Highlands to Hawaii

PlentyOfFish

Travel to countries that don't exist (officially) | CNN Travel

The gold rush, the earthquakes, the civil rights movement, the Summer of Love, the rise of Silicon Valley. In the week leading up to Super Bowl 50, Guardian photographer David Levene travelled across the San Francisco Bay Area photographing the sites that transformed one of the great cities of the …

San Francisco Bay

The World's Strangest Beaches

While white-sand beaches with azure waters and billowing palms are nice, they're far from unusual. For those looking for a unique coastal experience, the following beaches provide just that. Barking sand, star-shaped fossils and natural underground hot springs are just a few of the experiences …

Silicon Valley founders who grew up poor can’t shake “mindset inequality”

I grew up in poverty–as did my startup co-founder David Tran. So when the talk in Silicon Valley turned to income inequality recently, our ears perked up. For a moment, our two worlds were colliding.<p>“Closely related to poverty is lack of social mobility,” Paul Graham, who co-founded the startup …

African Politics

The 10 Hottest Travel Destinations Right Now

The 10 hottest travel destinations right now.<p>When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, Americans are most concerned with their health, according to …

The 10 Most Beautiful Snow Castles In the World

With stunning scenery and majestic fortresses, these are the cold-weather climes we actually wouldn't mind visiting.

World's Best Hikes: New Trails for a New Year

Ready for a real New Year’s resolution? Why not commit to setting your feet on a brand-new long-distance hiking trail? Trail advocacy groups and volunteers across the globe have been busy over the past few years conceiving of and building new pathways that take hikers on a tour of their locations' …

Hiking

Where to go in 2016: Top 16 up-and-coming destinations | CNN Travel

Iceland Is Magical — And These Photos More Than Prove It

Just don't be surprised if you get a strong case of wanderlust immediately after viewing them.<p>If you want to pack in some of the most unforgettable views nature has to offer, you should book a ticket to Iceland immediately. The landscape is spotted with geysers, waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanic …

Northern Lights

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Our Favorite Cruise Lines: Gold List 2016

Start planning your next cruise vacation here, with the 2016 Gold List of our favorite cruise lines.

This guy used a frequent-flyer trick to take a $10,000 first-class flight for just $130 — here's what it was like

This time, Huang cashed in 67,500 American Airlines miles for a one-way ticket from Chicago to Hong Kong. The first-class ticket on Hong Kong's iconic airline, Cathay Pacific, normally goes for $10,000, but Huang paid just $130 — including a $75 late booking fee. And he took plenty of pictures.<p>The …

10 Best Beaches for a Secluded Getaway: Readers' Choice Awards 2015

If your idea of a perfect vacation involves a beach to yourself, and (a lot of) peace and quiet, these 10 islands are the perfect match. They have some of the best beaches the world for de-stressing, far from the usual crowded tourists spots.

10 global destinations that are on the rise, according to TripAdvisor

There's a certain appeal to visiting a city before it's a global destination that's constantly packed with tourists.<p>TripAdvisor recently released the winners of its Travelers' Choice Awards in several different categories, including the global destinations that are on the rise.<p>To create the list, …