Rahul Chari

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The best street food to eat in 28 European countries

Taking suggestions from locals and national tourism boards, we've put together a list of the best street foods you can enjoy in the European Union.<p>From crispy french fries dipped in curry ketchup to baked tarts stuffed with egg custard, here are 28 mouthwatering snacks to try while roaming the …

Deep Frying

10 Wildlife Photography Tips in 9 Minutes

If you’re just getting started with wildlife photography, photographer Steve Perry of Backcountry Gallery has some tips that can help you capture …

Nine films to watch in September

BBC Culture picks nine films to see next month, including a brutal Mexican cartel drama, Johnny Depp as a gangster and the first of the Oscar contenders.

16 active volcanoes you should visit in your lifetime

So, it's important to know which active volcanoes you can visit and to take precautions that often include wearing gloves, leather boots, a face mask, and sunglasses, according to The Weather Channel.<p>We've put together a list of active volcanoes you can visit around the world, from the spewing fire …

Geology

11 Things You May Not Know About Hong Kong

<i>Source: @naomilvdv</i><p>If you've lived in or visited Hong Kong before, you have most definitely mastered the art of passive-aggressively elbowing strangers out of your way, and have likely also developed the reflexes of a born kung fu master from dodging umbrella spines that threaten to poke out your …

17 signs you were born and raised in Dubai

1.You don’t bat an eyelid at the fanciest cars.<p>Lamborghini, Maserati, Ferrari and Rolls Royce — you grew up seeing these fancy cars cruise along in …

The 8 worst decisions you can make in Portugal

1. Go ‘out drinking’ instead of ‘living the night’.<p>Please don’t come here and try to drink like you are sprinting to the finish line. It’s about 11pm …

11 Crazy Cool Luxury Hotels That Will Give You Insane Wanderlust

Ever wanted to sleep in a tree house? What about an igloo? It’s pretty clear that travel these days can get a bit monotonous — land, arrive at hotel, unpack, go to the beach, eat at said hotel, sleep and repeat. That’s why we’ve rounded up some extravagant travel accommodations that will scare, …

Book Your Next Vacation in One of These 10 Underrated European Cities

Travel Trifecta: Chill Out in Chile!

Breathtaking mountain views, beautiful beaches, and bustling cities - welcome to the travel trifecta!<p>Hotel search trivago.com introduces you to 8 of Chile's most gorgeous cities. Grab a pen (and a camera!), you'll want to add these South American destinations to your travel bucket</i> …

Business Insider staffers reveal the one item they never travel without

But it can also be a disaster if you don't pack the right things.<p>We asked Business Insider editors and writers to tell us the one essential item they always travel with.<p>From obvious things like passports and credit cards to things you might not think of like rechargeable phone cases and facial …

How-To: Shoot Epic Landscape Photos Of the Night Sky

Growing up in New Jersey, photographer Ben Canales didn't have a lot of stars to look at. Now, however, he spends many nights out in the cold with …

5 Tips to Plan a Better Vacation

With summer quickly approaching, the thought of a summer vacation may have crossed your mind. You may be thinking about location, activities to do and your budget.<p>A survey conducted by AAA in 2013 found that the most frustrating thing about traveling was unexpected expenses such as "airline fees, …

Nice Is Nice

When visiting the French Riviera, the best home base is Nice. There are many reasons, and in these six photos, I share a few reasons why, where I come from, people like to say that Nice is nice.<p>By the way, I was here during the busiest week of the year: The Grand Prix was happening half an hour to …

Places You Need to See Before You Die

So much to see, so little time--there are no shortage of amazing sights on this planet and you probably won't get to see all of them, so how do you decide which ones to visit?<p>Whether or not you have a formal bucket list, you've likely made a mental list of places you want to go and things you'd …

Grand Canyon

Stunning Views From the World's Tallest Landmarks (PHOTOS)

Upon arriving in a destination, an effective way to get the lay of the land is to look down on the city from above. Whether from the roof of a centuries-old cathedral, the summit of a mountain or the observation deck of a skyscraper, these views can offer travelers a breathtaking new perspective on …

Living Rooms

23 Books All Soccer Fans Should Read

The football season is finishing. Get a book to pass the summer with.

Video Share – Travel Photography Hacks and Gear Tips

In these two videos travel photographers Brendan van Son shares some of his hacks for travel photography gear – how to go lighter and spend less …

Hacking

8 specialty websites that let you book a luxury hotel room for cheap

Insiders know where to book a luxe hotel on the cheap. Of course there are the major online travel agencies like Priceline, Orbitz, and Hotels.com, but those are just a starting point for in-the-know travelers.<p>Here are eight websites that let you book luxury hotels for less.

Hospitality

Dentists debate need to extract wisdom teeth

The decision to remove wisdom teeth often seems like a routine part of young adulthood. But more people are starting to ask whether it's always necessary.<p>Those who oppose automatically taking out those four teeth say "watchful waiting" is a better path because the teeth and surrounding gum tissue …

27 Reasons Iceland Is The Most Wonderful Country To Ever Exist

Legend (probably a false legend) has it Iceland was named by some sneaky Vikings who, in a quest to keep it all to themselves, tried to hide the fact that their new settlement was actually a lush, green wonderland worthy of envy from the entire Nordic world.<p>Indeed, Iceland is so striking beautiful …

8 Pictures That Tourists Love Taking With The Eiffel Tower

It's the 125th anniversary of the Eiffel Tower's construction. To celebrate, we've compiled pictures of perhaps the most iconic tourist snapshot in Paris: people "holding" the Eiffel Tower in their hands. It seems that this classic pose is such a must that even celebrities like Beyonce do</b> …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Speedboat

How to improve your food photography

It was the ginger cake that did it. I'd come up with the perfect recipe for my G2 column – sticky, squidgy and fiery sweet – only to have a reader describe the accompanying image as looking "like something the dog regurgitated". Ouch. Clearly, taking pictures of food and "food photography" were …