Katie Jensen

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Where to Go Next in Europe

Everyone knows the great capitals of Europe – London, Rome, Paris, Berlin: steeped in history, rich in architecture, cuisine, and so much more. …

A New York State of Mind, California Dreaming, and Caribbean Fever: Weekend Roundup

This week we put our heads together to deliver some intel on a few truly excellent locations; New York, California, and the Caribbean. Before you …

5 Steps to Finding Great Gelato

The ultimate affogato: vanilla gelato "drowned" by hot coffee. All photos by Jeralyn Gerba<p><i>Fathom editorial director Jeralyn Gerba traveled around Italy with her tiny plastic gelato spoon and landed at her old Florentine favorite, Vivoli.</i><p>FLORENCE –When is a scoop of gelato more than just a scoop of …

The world's best secret islands

Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new <i>Best in Travel 2011</i> guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe.<p>1. Torres Strait Islands, Australia<p><i>Image by Killer White Fluff</i><p>As far as you can go in Oz without …

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Your Weekly Travel Zen: Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. has had a rough week, so we thought we'd show our nation's capital some love. This week's <i>Moment of Travel Zen</i> comes from HuffPost Travel associate editor and former Washingtonian, Lisa Miller.<p>A visit to D.C. isn't complete without a nighttime tour of the National Mall. At night, …

Heli-hikers prepare to set off after being set down near a lake in the Bugaboo Mountains of eastern British Columbia. http://on.natgeo.com/15eDs2b Photograph by Jonathan Irish, National Geographic

Surf Photographer Captures “A Perfect Moment”

Zak Noyle, a world class surf photographer, has made his way to into our hearts already, and the photograph below only goes to show why. His …

20 free things to do in Sydney

You don't need a fat wallet to enjoy the glamour and chic of Sydney. These 20 attractions, activities and icons won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Take the Bondi to Coogee Walk</b><p>One of the most spectacular walks and coastlines you could hope to see, this route takes in some of Sydney’s most iconic beaches. In …

Life-changing Adventures Down Under

Here's a birthday she'll never forget. Photo: AJ Hackett Bungy.<p><i>Adrenaline junkie, city girl, and Fathom contributor Shari Bayer celebrated her birthday in high-octane style in Queenstown, New Zealand, jumping off a bridge, out of a plane, and into a helicopter.</i><p>QUEENSTOWN, New Zealand – I had a …

How to: Turn Your Car Into a Camper

Earlier this year, I was awarded a National Geographic Young Explorers Grant to spend four months driving around the United States documenting nocturnal culture with my partner and collaborator, Kevin Weidner (who helped me write this piece), and our two dogs (check out my piece on late-night …

Fall 2013 Guide to London

With more than 100 languages spoken and nearly as many international cuisines available, London is truly a global city. The building boom and …

10 of the world's best learn-to-dive destinations

Dreaming of getting your dive ticket? With a combination of idyllic conditions and reputable dive outfits, we’ve narrowed down the top spots to get certified – from the Caribbean to the Maldives, and everywhere in between.<p>Gili Trawangan, Gili Islands, Indonesia<p><b>The diving:</b> Indonesia boasts an …