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No, Iceland Is Not ‘Over-Photographed’

Have you ever heard someone say they do not want to go to Iceland because it is over-photographed and too mainstream?<p>Arguably, Iceland is the most …

Landscape Photography

I've been traveling the world for 6 months, and these are the apps I can't live without

As Business Insider's international correspondent, I've spent the past six months traveling through Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Greece, Israel, and Russia, among other places.<p>Traveling for a living is a fun, exhilarating, and, quite frankly, exhausting experience. But the best way to make it more …

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5 Underrated Destinations in Central Asia

Travel<p>On the crossroads of East and West, the Silk Road region holds hidden gems.<p>Despite their rich cultures and diverse landscapes, the countries of Central Asia are often stereotypically grouped together as the “stans,” or overlooked and ignored altogether.<p>But the region is home to countless …

Silk Road

I Spent 3 Weeks In Asia’s Hidden Gem Kyrgyzstan Photographing Its Surreal Nature

I just returned from 3 weeks in Kyrgyzstan. As a landscape photographer I have travelled lots countries in the world so I guess I can say I am ‘used’ …

Kyrgyzstan

The Top 8 Road Trip Destinations To Check Out Before You’re Too Old

It doesn’t matter if your friends tag along or you travel solo, whether you’re driving a Mini Cooper or a classic Bentley – the open road welcomes …

These Are the Idyllic Greek Islands American Tourists Don’t Know About

You probably think you know what the Greek islands look like, and to a certain extent you do. The rocky terraces and blinding-white houses with blue …

Shooting Greenland in Winter Part 3: Familiar Places

In the previous articles in this series, I wrote about reaching Uummannaq in problematic conditions and about the better days that followed. For this …

Video: Northern Norway in 4K

If you enjoy sprawling landscape videos with stunning views, you're definitely going to love this video. It takes us to Northern Norway where the …

7 Van Conversion Companies That Will Do the Legwork For You

Get on the road faster by leaving the carpentry and wiring to the pros.<p>Whether you're looking to conquer rugged terrain off-grid, or simply want an adventure-ready vehicle, camper vans pose a great solution for those eager to take life on the road. If you're itching to join the enticing #vanlife …

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24 of the Most Scenic Places to Camp in the United States

Take a road trip from coast to coast, and you’ll find beautiful sights in every state in the U.S.<p>One of the best things about traveling around the …

Shooting Greenland in Winter: Part 2 - The Better Part of Winter

In the previous article, I wrote about reaching Uummannaq and the relatively difficult conditions I found in the beginning. Luckily, the days after …

Landscape Photography

One of the Best Tools to Use When Planning Your Next Photography Trip

I don’t get to shoot landscapes as often as I’d like, but when I do, I try to maximize the time I have in a place to the fullest extent. Many times, …

Maps

An airline is going to pay 2 friends $4,000 each per month to move to Iceland and travel the world, accommodation included

Summer is around the corner, which means holiday planning for many people, and if you have some free time on your hands over the next few months, you could be in luck.<p>Budget Icelandic airline Wow Air is seeking two friends who would like to travel the world together this summer while blogging and …

3 Days in Paris: The Ultimate Paris Itinerary

So, you’re planning a trip to Paris? Welcome to one of our favorite cities. With 3 days in Paris, you have enough time to take in the view from the …

France

See Slovenia’s breath-taking landscapes during sunrise and sunset

Seeing a new country is always fun, but for people interested in photography, a trip to an unfamiliar place can help ignite their creativity as they set out to capture inspirational places from a new angle. For one photographer, a recent trip to Slovenia proved to be particularly stimulating, …

20 great lake and mountain holidays in Europe

<b>Trail running,</b> <b>Dolomites, Italy</b><p><b>Stay</b> Mountain huts<b><br>Suits</b> Hardened runners<br>It sounds easy: “Cruising over rocky passes and through lush meadows.” But runners on this holiday in the Dolomites will have to concentrate hard on their footwork: the scenery of this limestone wonderland is so beautiful it …

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Top 10 Small Towns to Visit in Europe

Introduction<p>Europe is a continent full of diverse cultures, languages, food, and architecture all compacted in a relatively small area. Within a five …

Why sailing the Greek Islands is the adventure you need this summer

<b>If you’re going to the Aegean, you may as well do it properly.</b><p>Would Odysseus take a ferry if he started his island epic in 2018?<p>Nah. He’d want to get …

Skiing and photographing the King’s Trail

I am no stranger to photographing on skis, having combined my love of Nordic skiing with photography on many previous holidays. Until this trip, …

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How to Make a Living With Travel Photography

For many, the idea of being a travel photographer seems far-fetched.After all, how could one possibly make money traveling the world, taking photos …

Places You Should Visit in 2018 Before They Get Too Popular

For every primo travel destination, there’s a sweet spot to find it. Visit too soon -- say, before the airlines start offering half-decent service …

Why Slovenia Is The Perfect Destination For Living The #VanLife

Of all the places I’ve seen on this incredible planet of ours, Slovenia is the most magical and fairytale-like. If I hadn’t been there myself this past year, I don’t know if I’d believe it. But I must urge you: If you’re planning one grand adventure this year, make it Slovenia.<p>A small nation tucked …

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First ever direct ferry route announced from Ireland to Spain

Cork to Santander<p>The company will operate two direct return sailings weekly from Cork to Santander in Northern Spain, it says, from the end of April …

How your photography can help you travel for free

Have you dreamed of traveling the world with the help of your photography? I must admit it sounds like a dream come true. Chris Hau is living this …

This couple has figured out how to travel the world for free

Plemmons and Harris grew tired of their corporate jobs and decided to leave them behind.<p>'My degree was in international studies, so that's something …

32 trips around Europe everyone should take in their lifetime, according to the world's top travel experts

But with so many cultures, countries, and landscapes to explore, it's hard to prioritise one dream destination over another.<p>Business Insider UK asked top travel bloggers and writers/editors from the likes of Lonely Planet, Suitcase, and Airbnb for the best European destinations they've ever visited …

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Time to take a break in Bodø

Part of the appeal of a journey to Bodø is getting there. It is a key call for the ships of the Hurtigruten, but there is also a dramatic land …

Why you should travel to Tromsø

When the light is just right, Tromsø looks like something from an animated film. In the midst of an unpeopled hinterland of Arctic wilderness lies …