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The world's best sunrises

Kicking back on a beach, cold beer in hand while watching the sun go down is one of travel’s finest pleasures. But there’s something far more rewarding about heaving yourself from bed in the pitch black and blearily traipsing to the top of a mountain or the edge of a cliff to see the sun rise in …

A view of the city from the Hollywood Hills

The Google Science Fair – Free educational event – The Science of Photography<p>I know some of you were able to watch the Google Science Fair event a …

1000 Photos, 36 keepers

This is a 30 min preview of the 4+ hour post-processing landscape tutorial from New Zealand. We recently had people came from all over the world to …

Five unforgettable rail journeys

From a luxury odyssey through the Australian outback to traversing the peaks of the Ecuadorian Andes, here are some of the best ways to get on board.<p>There are few more memorable ways to travel than by train. From rail odysseys through the outback to day trips in Britain, here are five ways to get …

Splash out: the world's most amazing waterfalls

The bigger they are, the harder they fall – feel the power of the planet's mightiest and most beautiful waterfalls.<p>1. Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe<p><i>Image by MAZZALIARMADI.IT</i><p>Explorer David Livingstone could be accused of dampening expectations by naming these falls after England's doughy queen: …

The best summer sandals – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2013/jun/18/best-summer-sandals-in-pictures<p>720<p>With the weather getting warmer, it's finally time to get …

The Big Picture photography competition: round 259

Book a window seat if you're flying into these airports!

Aisle or window? That’s a question I’m sure many of us are familiar with. I’m a big fan of window seats – you’ll know why if you’ve seen any of my …

Marettimo, Italy: Secret Seaside

<i>Where is this beach? Marettimo, off the coast of Sicily</i><p><i>Who's it good for? Couples looking for relaxtion, those wanting island life but with a few active options available</i><p><i>What is there to do? Walk, scuba dive - or do nothing</i><p><i>What makes it special? This is an Italian island free of the snobbery of</i> …

Where to Send Your Dad for Father's Day

Gift Guide<p>Where to Send Your Dad for Father's Day<p>There's no better way to show your dad you love him than to send him away ... on a fabulous trip, …

Expensive experiences, cheaper alternatives

The world’s most iconic travel experiences don’t usually come cheap – but sometimes there are real alternatives. Here are some ideas for the budget-conscious, and expert advice on whether it’s actually worth paying the price for some of these bucket-list classics.<p><b>1. Orient Express vs InterRail</b> …

The Little Country Stone Cottage

Surfing the categories<p>We get new people coming to the blog all the time! Don’t forget that you can click on the categories on the right OR under the …

Maldives (o

Cristiano Ronaldo hints at Manchester United move by saying ‘I don’t know if I’ll stay at Real Madrid’

Cristiano Ronaldo has opened the door on a move to Manchester United by admitting he is unsure if he’ll stay at Real Madrid.<p>Ronaldo has emerged as a …

Europe’s top 10 scenic rail journeys

Give thanks to the engineers who built railways across Europe's most difficult terrain, their hard work has translated into some of the world's most picturesque journeys – in Scandinavia along icy rivers to fjords, in Germany, Switzerland and Italy through carved valleys in the Alps, along the …

French Open 2013: Rafael Nadal Will Dominate David Ferrer in Men's Final

Rafael Nadal will easily win his eighth French Open title on Sunday against David Ferrer.<p>Nadal's superiority on clay will render the men's final at Roland Garros anticlimactic compared to his epic five-set match against Novak Djokovic in the semifinals.<p>Ferrer is a good player. He's No. 5 in the …