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‘Vikings’ Midseason Premiere: EP Michael Hirst Breaks Down Ragnar’s Return (SPOILERS)

<i>If you haven’t seen the first episode of the second part of Season 4 of History’s “Vikings,” read no further.</i><p>Rather than ending the first part of …

Meet the 90-year-old man who's still skiing every day

A video released of a 90-year-old skier, who emigrated from Italy to an Australian ski resort after World War Two, is inspiring skiers everywhere and proving that you’re never too old to hit the slopes.<p>Tommy Tomasi first started skiing in his native Italian mountains when he was four. Now, 86 years …

3 tips for going camping in your car

Camping doesn't have to be complicated. You don't need loads of specialized gear. You don't need to excessively plan your weekend trip. And, most importantly, you might not even need a tent.<p>Most of the time, the term "car camping" is not in reference to sleeping <i>inside</i> your vehicle. Some outdoor …

A French Angel’s Guide to Paris

Victoria’s Secret and its army of models have descended on Paris for the brand’s annual fashion show extravaganza. And while the trip has made for compelling selfies and photo ops, what’s an Angel to do in the City of Light during her free time? Some girls hit up tourist spots like the Eiffel Tower …

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BVI Rendezvous Blast

A s my plane approached the airport on St. Thomas, in the U.S. Virgin Islands, I took in the gorgeous view of turquoise water and mountains and …

8 Frugal Destinations for a Dreamy Winter Getaway

Winter is chock-full of fun activities and pastimes to enjoy with the whole family — including sledding, snowball fights, and watching the ball drop …

30 of the world’s best rooftop bars

IN 2016 we traveled all around the world and personally visited a couple hundred rooftop bars. We’re planning on even more spots in 2017. Why would …

10 Amazing Countries You Need to Visit in 2017

Travel is amazing, but it can also be hard to find a place that’s between “too touristy” and “too diamond in the rough.” Plus there’s picking a cool, budget-friendly hotel, the splurges you’re willing to pay for once you get there and whatever else your travel goals might be. Since most of us don’t …

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The Best Beaches in Hawaii

Formed within a volcanic cone, Hanauma Bay is now a popular spot for snorkeling due to its pristine marine ecosystem. It was declared a protected …

10 Destinations Around the World Every Christmas Lover Needs to Visit Once

LONDON'S HYDE PARK WINTER WONDERLAND<p>Every November, an elaborate carnival opens in London’s sprawling Hyde Park. It truly is a wonderland: There’s a …

Where to Go Next

Our recommendations for where to travel this year.<p>Where should AFAR readers go in 2017? That was the question I asked our team six months ago, when …

Globe Trotting: 6 Tips to Travelling the World on a Tight Budget

If wishes were horses, a lot of us would have travelled the globe over and over again just for the heck of it. However, wishes are not horses and the idea of globe hiking can seem daunting once you begin to factor in the research and finance needed to accomplish this feat.<p>There are people who …

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Five myths about private adventure trips

The world of private adventure travel trips is booming. Offered by many of the same tour operators who have scheduled group trips, these custom trips are a chance to go with your family and friends — and just your family and friends — on a biking, hiking or multisport trip. They might sound …

Thailand - trouble in paradise

White sand and blue water - the image the tourism industry promotes of Thailand. But many tourists stayed away following a spate of terrorist …

Gulet Cruise - Prices, Reviews & More

It is hard to compare gulet cruises to other types of holidays. We tried to do this in this gallery.<p>Gulet Cruises Are Like…<p>Learn what is a gulet via …

Kim Kardashian Says She's Lost Nearly 70 Lbs. Since Giving Birth and Khloé Is Her 'Body Idol'

Kim Kardashian West‘s dream body didn’t come without hard work.<p>The reality star has been open about her weight loss journey since giving birth to son …

Trevor Noah emerging from Stewart's shadow

NEW YORK (AP) — Maybe it's time to forgive Trevor Noah for not being Jon Stewart.<p>The new "Daily Show" host is finding his footing after a rough start …

11 Must-See Netflix Movies That Expire in March

Hunker down for a couple of long days in.<p>Nothing lasts forever–a maxim that's certainly true, on a monthly basis, when it comes to Netflix. Luckily, the movies scheduled to depart from the streaming service starting March 1 won't be too hard to miss. Still, here's 11 worth catching before they're …

Wreck Diving in Tobermory, Canada - Fathom Five National Marine Park

The thrill of diving the shipwrecks of Tobermory came long before I made a giant stride into the frigid Canadian waters of Lake Huron. It was born of …

The 10 Most Dangerous SCUBA Dives in the World

Shutterstock<p>The Most Dangerous SCUBA Dives in the World<p>There are beautiful and serene dives—and then there are dives with an added element of danger …

14 places in South-East Asia to see before it's too late

The 50 Most Delicious Super Bowl Appetizers

The only thing that might divert your attention from the TV are these amazing bites.<p>The only thing that might divert your attention from the TV is insanely delicious food.

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Diving the Straits of Tiran, Red Sea

Located between the Sinai Peninsula and the Islands of Tiran and Sanafir, the 18-mile-wide Straits of Tiran separate the Red Sea and the Gulf of …

Explore Costa Rica Above and Below the Surface

No matter what adventure you crave, you’ll find it in Costa Rica — both topside and underwater. You can surf world-class waves, hike along the …

Your ability to read this message reveals something incredible about the mind

Can you read the message below?<p>That's not exactly true — just about everybody can read the message with ease. But according to one scientist, our ability to read such messages reveals something pretty incredible about the brain.<p>Interpreting passages like this hardly activates the section of the …

These Are the 25 Most Amazing Hotels Across the World

According to TripAdvisor and their many reviews, that is.<p>Let's be honest, your hotel selection can make or break a vacation. Pick a spot with sub-par service, inedible food, an atmosphere that leaves much to be desired, or a lumpy bed and suddenly that's all you can talk about. Because how can you …

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15 Dreamy Things You Didn't Realize Your Bedroom Needed

These clever items will make your space more tranquil and relaxing.<p>These clever items will make your space more tranquil and relaxing.

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This Over-Water Wedding Pavilion Is Like a Ceremony And Honeymoon All in One

This place would make for some pretty amazing photos.<p>Sorry beaches, you've officially been replaced as our ultimate wedding location. Now, all we can think about is this fairytale-worthy pavilion located smack in the middle of the Indian Ocean.<p>Situated about 50 meters offshore from The Four Seasons …

11 Healthy Chocolate Recipes You’ll Love More Than Chocolate Cake

Sometimes healthy eating resolutions can make you feel like you’re giving up all the things you love. And while donut Sundays and pizza + beer Wednesdays might temporarily be on hold, you can still indulge in that one treat that makes all your troubles go away — chocolate. That’s right, *healthy* …

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Netflix bought the first great horror movie of the year at Sundance, and here's why you need to see it

The midnight section at the Sundance Film Festival can be hit or miss, but when the program is done right, it includes some of the best movies at the festival.<p>The section has a gem this year from a first-time Iranian filmmaker who has looked back on his memories growing up through the Iran-Iraq War …

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