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Wesley Souza's Syringe-Based Hydraulic Excavator Model

If only there were, for every kid glued to an XBox, another kid like Wesley Souza. After observing how an <i>escavadeira</i> (excavator) works, the Brazilian …

Dry Measure: How To Dry Wet Boots In The Field

You almost made it across the creek--but now your feet are soaked, your boots are sloshing, and you're headed for misery, if not frostbite. There are …

Sixty Uses For a Bandana - Preparing for shtf

Bandanas can have many uses in a survival situation, so keep a few in your bug out bag. Here are sixty uses for a bandana, leave a comment if you …

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Where to Fly Fish in Montana? A DIY Trip Guide - Part One

<i>By Brian McGeehan</i><br>As a Montana fly fishing outfitter – the majority of my time from November through April is spent helping our guests plan trips …

Fishing

Coast With the Most: Santa Barbara to La Jolla

The last time Toronto-based writer <b>Lin Stranberg</b> and I collaborated on a Huffington Post travel blog, we won the <i>Visit California Eureka! Award</i> for Best Digital Feature. This year, my niece Ashley Sackerman's wedding to Christopher Bell at the Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens seemed like the ideal …

Travel Q & A: Your Air (and Other) Travel Questions Answered

<b>Air/Sea Packages: Yay or Nay?</b><p>Q: Do any cruise lines offer air-inclusive fares, with the cruise fare and airfare packaged in one price? And if so, are they better prices than buying the cruise and airfare separately?<p>A: Yes, some cruise lines, such as Regent Seven Seas Cruises, do offer air/cruise …

Air Travel

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone, the first national park in the world, was established by the U.S. Congress in 1872 and has welcomed millions of visitors in the 139 years since. Last year, Yellowstone recorded its highest number of visitors ever, as some 3.6 million people passed through its gates. Its well-known …

Welcome to America's real big country: Colorado, Nevada and Utah

Nevada, Colorado and Utah capture the American story - this is John Ford western territory and it is hauntingly beautiful and magnificently wild, says former park ranger Nevada Barr<p>Colorado, Nevada and Utah are among the largest states in the union, covering nearly 300,000 square miles – about the …

National Parks

The World's Most Beautiful Places In Photos

Lonely Planet has been guiding travelers to destinations across the globe for 40 years.<p>In celebration of those four decades, the company's travel experts handpicked images of the world's most beautiful places and compiled them into a book, <i>Lonely Planet's Beautiful World</i>.<p>Check out some of the …

10 Cures for the Chronic Overpacker

Can't seem to travel without an overstuffed bag? We're here to help. If you're a chronic overpacker, these 10 tips will cure you of your bad packing habits forever.<p><b>Start with a Carry-On</b><p>Unless you're traveling with kids, we argue that you don't need to bring more than you can fit in a carry-on. …

Top 10 glamorous A-list destinations

Hoping to catch a glimpse of the rich and famous on your next trip? Unfortunately for any aspiring celeb-spotter, those celebs are stealthy types and really aren't interested in being spotted, so while some getaway locales never change, new under-the-radar destinations keep popping up around the …

22 Absolutely Essential Diagrams You Need For Camping

From survival to s'mores, here's everything you need to know to ensure a flawless camping trip.

The 10 best quotes from financial insiders

As the banking blog comes to an end, here are some choice quotes that epitomise the series from people I interviewed in the finance sector<p>Two years ago this banking blog offered financial insiders "openness in return for anonymity". The response was overwhelming, and now that the blog comes to an …

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Best Budget Friendly All-Inclusive Resorts

Photo Courtesy of Krystal Cancun. Article by Chanize Thorpe, contributor to Budget Travel.<p>It's a fact that all-inclusive resorts can be expensive, with the average nightly rate at some of the bigger chains running $450 -- per person. And when you find one in your price range there's usually a …

The World's Most Dramatic Coastlines

Summer has officially drawn to a close, and the sunny days of sprawling on the sand are numbered. For fans of the coast, though, the end of summer doesn't necessarily mean the end of beach trips. The world is still full of spectacular coastlines to explore, many of which are more famous for their …

Halong Bay

Daniel Lieberman: 'Dieting is a disaster for everyone'

Harvard's professor of human evolutionary biology explains why obesity is the major 21st-century problem – and why we are ill-equipped to deal with it<p>Daniel Lieberman is a professor of human evolutionary biology at Harvard and has published numerous studies about why the human body looks and …

10 Best National Parks For Fall Trips

Come autumn, many of America's National Parks are at their most visually stunning. It's not only the fall foliage that amplifies their beauty, but also the waning light casting the landscape in an almost magical iridescence. And after the heat of summer, the crisp air offers a welcome reprieve. …

Bear Grylls Survival Academy

Bear Grylls has survived places few would dare to go, now he is giving us a chance to learn some of the best techniques for surviving in the …

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Island hopping off Cambodia's coast

Sandy bliss awaits travellers off Cambodia’s south coast. Whether you favour being glued to a hammock upon an isolated shore, or fancy slothful days recovering from all-night raves, Cambodia has an island for you.<p>Lapped by the lapis-hued waters of the Gulf of Thailand, the scattering of islands in …

Stunning Aerial Photography of Poland's Lakes Shot Across Four Seasons

Photographer Kacper Kowalski’s aerial photos of Poland make for a flattering introduction to the country. Protruding into the southern Baltic sea, …

Packrafts | By Alpacka Raft

Packrafts by Alpacka Raft are the ultimate adventure boats. The expeditionary/multi-purpose boats are very popular with whitewater paddlers, …

Three Modern Travel Writing Classics

While I’ve met a few modern-day nomads in my travels, most of us can’t be on the road all the time. So how can we keep our wanderlust satiated in those stretches between journeys? We can escape into a really good book that brings a far-off place to us.<p>Here are three extraordinary travel narratives …

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20 Top Tips From the World's Smartest Cruisers

Travel gives you something few other things can: experience and exposure to different cultures and locations around the world. When it comes to booking a memorable vacation, cruising is a great way to go. Not only does it allow you to see multiple locations on one voyage, but it's also very …

UK 'losing fight' against internet crime, warn MPs

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/998000/998612_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518363780_0e4293e881de6a93b8cde2caf8f69370<p><b>The UK must do more to stop online fraud and deter state-sponsored cyber-espionage or risk losing the fight against e-crime, MPs have warned.</b><p>The Home …

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