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Giethoorn – a “holland Velence”

Nem csak VelenceHatalmas luxushajó Velence szűk lagúnáiban. az egyetlen olyan város10 szigetváros a világ minden tájáról. , ahol nincs szárazföld, és …

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China

10 of the best beachside stays in tropical Asia

These great value bungalows and cabanas make superb bases from which to explore the exotic beaches and aquatic riches of Asia’s equatorial shores<p>Villa Coral, Amed, Bali<p>Not to be confused with the more expensive Coral View Villas down the road, this Balinese-owned place sits right on a little strip …

Majesty and massacre on the trail of the Romanovs

The story of the Romanovs is one of magnificence, mayhem, majesty and massacre; the chronicle of a family unlike any other. It is also a story that can be followed on a journey through Russia, one that charts their rise and terrible fall. Much Romanov history is based in the cities that have served …

World History

This Mom Used Her Maternity Leave to Travel the World With Her Newborn

While the exact amount of time allotted for maternity (and paternity) leave tends to vary depending on your company and country, one thing is for sure: It’s probably the most time off you’ll get for a <i>long</i> time. Most new moms use their break from the workplace to figure out how to take care of a …

Pregnancy

10 signs you were born and raised in France

1. You consider 4 o’clock the best time of the day.<p>When 4pm hits, the country comes to a halt, and the blood glucose levels of its inhabitants goes …

The World's 18 Strangest Hotels

For the intrepid, quirky and adventurous traveler, the flower-quilted double bed and lacquered furniture of a typical hotel room is just plain boring. Here are the world's 18 strangest hotels.<p>The first thing every hotel developer considers before construction is "who is the guest, and why are they …

Hospitality

20 restaurants that will make you want to book a flight to Spain

In cities like San Sebastián, Barcelona, and Seville, food isn't just an art, it's a culture. Thanks to the towering influence of the great Catalan chef Ferran Adria, Spain is home to some of the most genius culinary minds in the world, not to mention pitch-perfect service and dining experiences …

Ernest Hemingway

Safari Camps Where Animals Are So Close You Can Touch Them

Though sometimes you shouldn’t.<p>“Sit here,” Chaba says. “And stay still. Imagine you’re a termite mound.”<p>The sun is just beginning to light up the …

How a tiny brewery run by monks came to make the best beer in the world

But fame found them anyway in the mid-2000s, when the beer-information website RateBeer.com named their dark, quadrupel-style 12 the best beer in the world.<p>Given that August 7 is International Beer Day, we thought now is a good time to tell their story.<p>RateBeer executive director Joe Tucker, who …

Alcohol

Jennifer Aniston And Justin Theroux's Breathtaking Honeymoon Spot

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux arrived in Bora Bora Thursday for what's sure to be a stunning honeymoon. The couple reportedly wed in a super-private ceremony earlier this week, and they wasted no time jetting to the French Polynesia island to celebrate.<p>Here's just a little taste of what …

Just Back From: Iran

There’s something particularly satisfying about exploring a place with a rich and complex history. It’s largely what makes Iran such an intoxicating …

This guy visited every country in the world before turning 40 — here are the highlights from his journey

It was then that he decided to make it his mission to travel to every single country in the world — 198, to be exact.<p>He accomplished his goal on May 8, 2013, earning him the title of the youngest person to travel to every country. He was 37 years old.<p>He has since written a book called "198: How I …

European Travel

The 21 best places to retire in the world

If you're looking to settle down soon, you may want to reconsider sunny Florida, serene Cape Cod, or any other retirement hot spot in the US.<p>For the third year in a row, the US barely made it into the top 20 of the global retirement index rankings put together by Natixis.<p>Northern European nations, …

Extreme Sports

21 incredible markets every shopper should visit around the world

Most markets offer specialties that can only be found in that country, and chances are you're going to have to bargain with locals to get the price you want.<p>From the Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo, Japan, to the Witches' Market in La Paz, Bolivia, here are the markets with treasures you won't want to …

Barcelona

20 Places Every American Should See Before They Die

From sea to shining sea.<p>Looking for an epic summer road trip idea? Whether you crave culture and history, spectacular natural landscapes, or serious adventure, look to these national parks and small towns.

National Parks

5 (Totally Free) Ways To Make Your Flight Better

Staying comfortable in the air is not always easy. Legroom is tight, planes are packed, and comforting extras, like snacks and entertainment, can cost extra. But Hopper is here to help. We found five ways you can stay comfy on a plane -- and unlike that bag of potato chips, these are all free.<p><b>1.</b> …

14 things that happen when you’re back in Buenos Aires after too much time abroad

1. You have to be careful not to get hit by a car.<p>Especially if you’ve been living in Europe where every driver slows down as soon as they see your …

Argentina

24 photos that will make you want to visit Japan

From its tranquil and picturesque Mount Fuji to cutting-edge robot restaurants in Tokyo, here are some of the country's most magnificent sites.

Japan

40 incredible street foods you should try around the world

Across the globe, some of the best, most authentic local dishes are cooked right on the street.<p>From fries smothered in gravy and cheese curds in Canada to fruits covered in a sweet candy shell in China, here are 40 street foods you won't regret sinking your teeth into.

Food & Dining

17 little things you miss after leaving Jordan

1. The old taxi drivers who slip you some ice cream or fresh fruit on the long drive from Aqaba to Wadi Musa<p>That little snack is of course included …