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Exploring Sudan's forgotten pyramids

<b>(CNN) —</b> What if there was a place where you could camp beside ancient pyramids from a forgotten civilization without another tourist in sight?<p>What if that place was Sudan?<p>Besmirched in modern history by two rounds of civil war, and a battle for independence in what is now South Sudan, the east …

Africa

Must-see sights in China’s wild northwest

The unmoving landscapes of the Silk Road, which passes through the far northwest reaches of China, have enchanted travellers for millennia. Sights along the route have lasted down through the ages, from a time when monks travelled these roads bringing Buddhism back from south Asia, and traders …

List-Worthy

A great day trip from Lisbon: how to visit Sintra, Cabo da Roca and Cascais in one day

<i>Sintra, Cabo da Roca and Cascais feature regularly as the best day trips from Lisbon. This is our review and best tips to plan this most popular day</i> …

European Travel

I visited North Korea and here are my observations

Visa, passport and arrival<p>Upon arriving at Pyongyang airport (FNJ), your bags will be opened and everything will be checked. You’re asked to unfold …

North Korea

Flamboyant Skies of America – Best places to see Northern Lights in USA

Nature certainly has some cool tricks up its sleeve to keep us spellbound and one such amazing act is the Aurora Borealis commonly known as Northern …

Iceland

Bucket list of adventures around the world

As a world traveler, I have my bucket list of places I would love to visit, adventures I would love experience and other that I just want to enjoy in …

List-Worthy

Top Reasons for Considering a Caravan Holiday

Looking to undertake a caravan holiday? When you are planning a family vacation, a caravan holiday will be the last thing to spring in your mind. …

Family Vacations

Journey to an Ethiopian volcano and salt flats in one of the hottest places on Earth

<i>By Paul Schemm, The Washington Post</i>We stumbled along in the darkness, the path a lighter gray amid the deep charcoal of the dried lava fields …

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Canberra, Australia’s Capital – A Destination for All Seasons

If you feel like you are stuck in a routine lifestyle, then it’s time for a change. You need to go on vacation and put all the things that are …

12 Photos that will make you want to visit the Banaue Rice Terraces

Banaue Rice Terraces in the Philippines<p>If you find yourself in the Philippines you should seriously consider adding a visit to Banaue and the Rice …

Philippines

3 Days in Hoi An, Vietnam

Hoi An, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a famous ancient trading port in Central Vietnam. Rich in history and culture, the city is home to …

Top travel destinations – the very best of the UAE

Did you know that just in 2016, Dubai saw more than 15 million overnight visitors? Dubai with its incredible history, iconic skylines and …

The Incredible Cobblestone Streets Within, And Breathtaking Views Above, Kotor, Montenegro

Via Geoffrey Morrison’s Instagram<p>Though not as well-known as Dubrovnik, a little farther south down the Adriatic coast is the incredible walled city of Kotor, in Montenegro. This charming city combines the old-world stone streets with stunning views from the limestone mountain behind.<p>You can climb …

Europe

A Tour Guide Finds A Way To Make A Living At One Of The World's Most Dangerous Straits

The Hajar Mountains of Oman Credit: www.dennisdrennerphotographs.com<p>The town of Khasab, hidden round the bend of the Strait of Hormuz, is a microcosm of the way tourism could reshape the world.<p>In 1997, the sultanate of Oman opened a road to its Musandam peninsula, where Khasab sits, opening the …

Travel

A Visit to South Georgia Island

I haven't had a chance to share any stories from my visit to South Georgia Island earlier in the month, but I'll have plenty to write about soon. As …

Travel

Toledo - City Walk and Bustour - Part 1 - Spain

This post is also available in: Deutsch<p>We decide for a walk through Toledo, but this time we want to explore Toledo a little more in detail. We start …

Places to visit in Iran in 10 days, a complete guide

If you decide to travel to Iran, the moment you start planning you will start facing the first problems. Due to Iran still being under sanctions, you …

Travel to Gdansk Poland - A One Week Itinerary (Podcast)

Hear about travel to Gdansk Poland as the Amateur Traveler talks to Roma and Russell from RoamingRequired.com about travel to this historic and …

24 hours in Khiva, Uzbekistan

Most travelers visiting Uzbekistan stick to the three big cities of Tashkent, Samarkand and Bukhara that offer innumerable sights of the splendid …

10 incredible hostels that cost less than £10 a night

Because staying somewhere nice doesn't have to be expensive<p>If you're planning a summer holiday but have two paperclips and £56 to you name (same), that doesn't mean you can't stay somewhere incredible. Check out Hostelworld's pick of ten nice hostels that won't cost you more than £10 a night.

Pregnancy

Uzbekistan – Eight Days Itinerary

<i>Where:</i> Tashkent, Khiva, Bukhara, Samarkand, Shahrisabz <i><br>Transport:</i> Airlines, Car, Train <i><br>When:</i> June 2016, for eight days <i><br>Who:</i> One backpacker <i><br>Currency:</i> …

Riyadh Experience: Where to Eat, Shop, and Stay

If you’re going to San Francisco, be sure to wear some flowers in your hair; if it’s Riyadh you’re headed to, however, you’d better arm yourself with …

Vang Vieng Travel Guide

Typical Costs<p><b>Hostel prices –</b> While there has been an influx of hotels built in the area, you can still find some pretty decent, no-frills hostels. …

Ultimate Guide to Hiking the Simien Mountains of Ethiopia

The Simien Mountains National Park, an UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a rugged and remote chain of mountains that stretches across northern Ethiopia. …

How To Get From Bagan To Inle Lake - 2017

How To Get From Bagan To Inle Lake Myanmar – 2017<p>Posted at 17:46h in Myanmar, South East Asia by Hannah Lukaszewicz 0 Comments<p>Post Updated:<p>When …

This Is the Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Travel Visas

Jetting off for an epic around the world adventure or trip abroad with friends calls for a ton of planning, like doing your research to craft the perfect travel itinerary and making sure that you’ve taken all of the steps to ensure your info is safe in case of an emergency like losing your …

Cuba – Eight Days Itinerary

<i>Where:</i> Havana, Viñales, Trinidad, Cienfuegos <i><br>Transport:</i> Airlines, Taxi, Bus <i><br>When:</i> March 2016, for Eight days <i><br>Who:</i> One backpacker <i><br>Currency:</i> Cuban …

10 reasons to visit Lithuania | DW Travel | DW.COM | 22.03.2017

Lithuania has long been more than an insider tip. In 2016 tourist numbers rose by almost ten percent. The Baltic state boasts natural splendor and …

Travel

29 Cuba Photos Reveal Vibrant Diversity

For anyone that loves to travel, Cuba is the ultimate token on the travel belt. Left behind by time due to political oppression and a hammering …

New regulations won’t allow electronics in cabin for U.S. bound flights from 8 countries

Effective today, passengers arriving to any U.S. airports on direct flights from eight Middle Eastern nations are required to place most electronic …