The Footloose Nomad

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Google Timelapse traces 32 years of construction and destruction

To say that the world has changed since 1984 would be an understatement, but those changes can be hard to visualize. That is, until Google unveils a …

Hemis National Park – Kingdom of the Grey Ghost

“… <i>Vast sheets of snow cover the land as far as the eye can see… Nothing breaks the stillness of the jungle, where trees once full of leaves stand</i> …

The 4K series – London

London in 4K – A Visual Tour of one of the greatest cities on Earth.<p>London is arguably one of the greatest and iconic cities on the planet. The …

The 4K Series – Africa

Africa is truly one of the last mysteries on this planet. ‘<i>The Dark Continent</i>‘ as it is popularly known in lore is home to some of the greatest …

SMALL is BEAUTIFUL – Pictures

As part of the <b>#EarthCapture</b> challenge, BBC invited the Earth Capture community to share their best shot of small things. Take a closer look, zoom in …

Amazing Costa Rica

Costa Rica, in Central America is a country where all roads and trails seem to lead to waterfalls, misty lakes, or jungles, or deserted beaches. It …

Fall in Lake Louise: A Kaledioscope of Colours

Deep Torquoise blue, dark alpine green, wild flower sunshine yellow…. name the color you want and you will see it in the Canadian Rockies. Summers …

Stunning Images from Western Australia

Australia is famous for its dramatic landscapes, its unique wildlife, its World Heritage sites such as Bungle Bungle Ranges, Karinjini National Park …

New Battle of Midway pits military history against wildlife

The Battle of Midway was a major turning point in World War II's Pacific theater. The remote atoll where thousands died is now a fragile sanctuary for millions of seabirds, and a new battle is pitting preservation of its vaunted military history against the protection of its wildlife.<p>Halfway …

Military History

Every line on this mesmerizing map is a road in the U.S.

Who knew 8 million miles of roads, streets and highways could look so lovely?<p>Want to take a road trip? After gazing at this stunning new map from …

The Whispering Giants Thanksgiving Road Trip

The Ancestry commercial is true—you never know what you’ll find!<p>I’m still figuring out the paper trail, but among other things, it’s very possible …

Karakoram Highway: The World's Best Roadtrip

The Karakoram Highway often just called KKH, is a highway that runs about 1.300km (800 miles) from Abbottabad in Pakistan to Kashgar in the province …

The Alaska Highway: 5 reasons why you should do this roadtrip

For anyone who enjoys a (long) road trip, the Alcan Highway is not to be missed.<p>Covering 1,387 miles between Delta Junction, Alaska and Dawson Creek, …

A Photographer’s Mission to Capture America’s Last, Great Rest Stops

Road Trips
Europe

12 Dutch Experiences Every Visitor Should Have In Amsterdam

There’s no doubting Amsterdam is one of THE best cities to visit in Europe – from the expansive and picturesque Vondelpark, its beautiful canals, the …

Europe

4 Unexpected Beaches to Visit in Scotland

Surfing the waves, hiking across dunes, and lying on sandy shores aren’t the first activities that come to mind when thinking of Scotland. But low …

Top 5 Australian panoramic views to plan your roadtrip around

Whether you like to travel alone, with family or with friends – there’s nothing quite like the sensation of wanderlust that comes with planning your …

Australia

40 fun things to do in London this weekend

Thinking of having a quiet weekend in? Think again! London's brimming with too many ace events, parties and pop-ups for you to stay at home. Achieve …

London

A Stop-by-Stop Guide to a Great Lakes Road Trip

From Issue One of the Gear Patrol Magazine. Free shipping for new subscribers.<p>People imagine a lake as something they can jog around in an hour or …

Ultimate Sicily

THE ITINERARY<p>Day 1<p>Fly into Catania - it’s an easy 40-minute drive from here to <b>Relais Monaci delle Terre Nere</b>, a laid-back, eco-friendly boutique hotel on an ancient Sicilian country estate, with an excellent farm-to-table restaurant.<p>Views and volcanoes: Etna & Taormina<p>Day 2<p>If you arrived on an …

6 Beautiful Countries You Can Travel Without A Visa

<b>Indonesia:</b> Indonesia straddles the Equator between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. Indonesia markets itself as Wonderful Indonesia, and the …

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 …

‘Why I will never stop travelling alone’

AUSSIE traveller Leah McLennan has had some terrifying moments while solo overseas. But here’s why she’ll never let those experiences stop her.

Travel

3 Things I Re-Learned about the Resiliency of Nature from Backpacking in the Great Smoky Mountains

Last October I spent four days hiking the backcountry of the Great Smoky Mountains on the Appalachian Trail. I went during one of the most popular times to visit the mountains- when the leaves change colors- and to say it was an incredible experience is an understatement. Although it was wet and …

Blue Ridge Mountains

Vine adventures: a glimpse of vibrant Dublin

Adventure couple Dave and Deb of The Planet D have recently returned from Dublin, one of our Best in Travel selections for 2016. Here they’ve rounded up their trip in 36 seconds of Vines.<p>‘Situated along the River Liffey, Dublin is alive with music, literature and energy. With historic pubs dating …

Ireland

Lonely Planet says these are the top 21 things to do and see in Ireland

THE DONEGAL COAST, Ring of Kerry and Brú na Bóinne are among the destinations recommended in a new Lonely Planet guide to Ireland.<p>The list gives a …

This 90-Year-Old Woman With Cancer Chose to Travel America Instead of Getting Chemotherapy

It's not the years in your life, but the life in your years.<p>Ninety-year-old Norma may have cancer, but she's no cancer patient. When the Northern …

Cancer