Top 10 Things to Know About the Day of the Dead

Top 10 Things to Know About the Day of the Dead We’ve all heard about the Day of the Dead or seen the classic sugar skull paintings—but what does this celebration really represent? VIEW IMAGES Over 500 woman gathered in Mexico City on November 1, 2014, to set a Guiness World Record for the largest […]

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10 Times That History Was NSFW

History is vulgar, violent, obscene, perverted, and decadent. However, we usually only get presented with a watered-down version that leaves out all the salacious bits. This is an unabridged look at 10 occasions throughout history when things got decidedly NSFW (“not safe for work”). 10American Diplomat Took A Prostitute To Meet The Queen Of England […]

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Best Places to Travel in 2016

 Places to Travel in 2016 Sean Pavone Photo 50. Mie Prefecture, Japan 1 of 51 Intriguing developments are under way in Mie Prefecture, a four-hour ride from Tokyo on the bullet train, which until now had mostly lured domestic travelers. The area’s draws: the Ise-Shima National Park, on the coastline; the pearl-producing oysters; the richly […]

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Best in Travel 2017

Lonely Planet’s experts select the most amazing places to go and things to do in the year ahead. GO TO STORE Travel trends for 2017 Micro-distilleries Houses of the spirits Over rosé? Bored by craft beer? There’s no need for sippers to stress. The latest craze is to sample spirits produced with locally sourced ingredients […]

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1. REYKJAVÍK, ICELAND Increasing numbers of tourists are heading to Reykjavík for the city’s arts scene, cool nightlife and the slew of natural wonders that lie right on its doorstep. Amid the colourful scattering of toy-like, painted houses you can gorge on the freshest fish, head out on a famously messy rúntur (round tour) – […]

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TOP TENS Top Ancient Sites for Stargazing From petroglyphs to castles carved into hilltops, explore our night sky through our ancestors at these amazing archaeological sites. World’s Best Stargazing Sites Explore seven incredible destinations for sky-watchers, from the top of a crater to a… Top 10 Things to Know About the Day of the Dead […]

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ADVENTURE THE “TOP 25” BEST DESTINATIONS IN THE WORLD 907 shares Share on Facebook Share on Twitter + A few days ago a list of the top 25 Best Destinations in the World surfaced. According to Trip Advisor, these are the top 25 travellers’ favourites…. including locations throughout Asia, Northern Africa, The UK, USA, Latin America, […]

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1. NEPAL After a series of devastating earthquakes and aftershocks, Nepal’s tourist industry is on the rise again. Though hundreds of thousands have been left homeless, and daily life is not fully back to normal, the country’s historic landmarks are slowly being restored. Trekking routes are reopening and the resilient Nepali people are finding their […]

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