Stefan Sievers

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Before and After Post-Processing of Travel and Fine Art Photography

Peter Stewart is an internationally published photographer that specialized in travel and fine art photography. To understand how to take awesome …

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The Sin City Bucket List: 50 Things You Have to Do in Vegas Before You Die

With Las Vegas casinos offering so many over-the-top gambling, dining, and entertainment options now, you can take a trip there and never feel a need …

Let the debate begin: 50 best movies of all time

It's holiday time, you may be stuffed after a great meal, tired of anything related to shopping and you are ready for some after-dinner discussion with the family that doesn't involve politics.<p>How about a friendly debate on the greatest movie of all time?<p>It's likely a debate that will rage on with …

Box Office

10 of the world's epic train journeys

Whether gliding through the Rockies or labouring up the Andes, our pick of spectacular railway trips gets a green light for all budgets<p>Somewhat greedily, the Swiss boast three world-class rail journeys: the Glacier Express, the Bernina Express and, most spectacular of all, the Jungfraubahn. …

Trains

77 Things To See And Do In New York City

To help weed through the the tourist traps and last-season spots, we've compiled a guide of the essential things to do, see, eat, and buy while you're visiting the Big Apple.<p>New York City may not actually be that large in scale, but with thousands of stores, restaurants, museums and attractions …

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10 epic long-distance walks around the world

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

Local Experts

This curious strip of avant-garde art galleries, funky boutiques, and affordable ethnic eateries has recently sprung up in an otherwise quiet section …

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The most extreme hotels around the world

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8 of the most fascinating places on Earth you'll probably never see in person.

Technology is making our planet — all 197 million square miles of it — feel smaller every day. We can use digital underwater maps to explore the …

18 Places You Must Travel In 2016

Bucket list sorted.<p>These locations and more are features in the Fodor's Travel 2016 Go List. See more here.

The 10 Hottest Global Travel Destinations To Visit in 2016

Take note from Virtuoso's 2016 Luxe Travel Report before planning all your 2016 getaways.<p>While it's probably considered more productive to work on your New Year's resolutions, it's definitely more fun to map out your 2016 vacation plans instead. For those of us looking to add to our Passport stamps …

Incredible small towns around the world

Positano, Italy, is a favorite travel destination for celebrities.Shutterstock.com<p>While visiting bustling cities is one way to travel, small towns can offer a more relaxed feel and a charm that can't be paralleled.<p>All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, …

12 American National Parks You Need To Add To Your Bucket List

Explore The Subway Top-Down | Photo: Chris Burkard<p>American writer, historian, and environmentalist, Wallace Stegner, once said that the National Parks are "the best idea we ever had". We couldn't agree more. The only problem - and it's definitely a good problem - is there are so many parks and so …

10 Great Pleasure Hikes in the U.S.A.

Hiking is one outdoor activity that just about anyone old enough to walk can enjoy. Some trails, however, are more challenging than others.<p>If you’re new to the world of hiking—or are a seasoned pro hoping to introduce the younger generation to the joys of walking in the woods—here are ten great …

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The Best Hotels For Sleep In The U.S.

Check in, and zone out. 😴<p>We know that sleep is critical to workplace performance, internal health and regular, everyday function as a human being. And yet, way too many of us suffer along without sleep... even while we're on vacation.<p>Thankfully, these hotels make getting some z's a <i>lot</i> easier. A …

10 overrated tourist attractions in the US — and where to go instead

Knowing which tourist attractions are worth seeing and which aren't can help you save valuable time and leave you feeling like you saw the best of the area on a trip.<p>Inspired by this Reddit list of overrated tourist destinations, we wanted to round up some of the most disappointing tourist traps in …

The 15 best hotels in Mexico

We recently published a list of the best hotels in the world, and several of the top properties are in Mexico.<p>So we decided to focus on just the best hotels in Mexico.<p>To create this list, we aggregated five notable hotel rankings made by elite travel publications and websites: Travel + Leisure's …

5 Cheap Travel Gadgets You Need in Your Carry-On

<i>By Kristen Mitchell for the CheapTickets Travel Blog</i><p>When you're prepping for a flight there's a few things you always know to bring: a few magazines or a book to keep you busy, headphones to listen to music or drown out any annoying neighbors and a phone charger. These are crucial, but there is so …

In Photos: The Best Fall Destinations (Besides New England)

Here are some of the top off-the-radar locales for leaf-peeping, comfort food and sweater weather.<p><i>--By Ellie Storck</i><p><i>More from</i> Travel + Leisure:<p>World's Top 10 Cities<p>The Best Places to Travel in 2015<p>Best Walking Shoes For Travel<p>World's Top 50 Hotels<p>NYC's Best New Burgers<p>See All of The Best Fall …

10 Surprising Facts About Nutella

Nutella has rescued us from breakups, from bad days at work, and often from our own hangry selves. But how much do we really know about the …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

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Tech Tips: Stuff you didn't know you could do on Facebook

NEW YORK (AP) — Did you know you can add a pronunciation guide to your name on Facebook? Overlay colorful text on the photos you post? How about mark …

What’s the Difference Between Scotch, Whiskey and Bourbon?

This might be common knowledge for some, but it's worth a refresher. Let's start with a burning question we answered back in 2008: what makes a …

Robot chefs designed to work in kitchens unveiled in UK

A team of experts in the UK are in the process of developing the world's first "robotic kitchen", which can be installed in homes.<p>The scientists have designed a machine that cooks by emulating human motions and has access to an unlimited library of programmed recipes.<p>The system will go on the …

8 Ways To Disconnect From Technology And Get More Done!

I believe multi-tasking is over-rated! Recently, I saw a study that said the average smartphone user checks their device about six times an hour. Small wonder so many people these days are feeling distracted and overwhelmed! Making matters worse is that we are the ones constantly interrupting …

The 13 hottest summer vacation towns in America

These places are famous for a reason, and have been for a long time.<p>From Hilton Head to Galveston Island, here are some of the top getaways around the US.

20 gorgeous natural wonders around the world

Places that receive the iconic UNESCO seal are chosen based on their cultural significance, their standing as a natural wonder, or both.<p>From the Rock Sites of Cappadocia, Turkey, made entirely from volcanic erosions, to Africa's Namib Sand Sea, the world's only coastal desert, here are 20 …

10 tourist traps you should avoid in Italy — and where to go instead

But Italy is big, and it can be overwhelming for first timers, who inevitably, bowled over by choice, fall into overpriced tourist traps.<p>Here are the places you should avoid, and the often cheaper, always more authentic alternatives you should hit instead.<p>If we told you to go see a tilting old …

Google Maps makes it possible to send directions from PC to Android

It happens to me all the time. I am sitting in my desk minding my business and suddenly I need to find directions to a location. I use Google Maps to find them on my computer and then decide to head out the door. I can’t do much with my Google Maps desktop search, so I have to search the location …

Hidden Gems to Visit in Amsterdam

By College Tourist; Author: Marilyn La Jeunesse, New York University<p><b>Take a break from the coffee shops and famous museums and explore another side of this beautiful city.</b><p>Amsterdam is a vibrant, colorful city that plays host of a variety of slanted Renaissance-era residences that align the city's …