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5 Places to View Amazing Fall Foliage in the U.S.

5 Places to View Amazing Fall Foliage in the U.S.

The days have grown shorter, the air more crisp, and in the Northwest it has finally begun to rain. Although the fall often represents decay it is also a time of rejuvenation: it’s time for comfort food, for the promise of ski season, and

The World’s Top 9 Rooftop Bars

The World’s Top 9 Rooftop Bars

While sipping a cocktail under the stars is arguably enjoyable at any establishment, some rooftop bars go beyond typical ‘outdoor boozing’ to deliver a first-class experience. Here is our list of the best alfresco watering holes across the globe.

Travel to 5 Countries You’ve Never Heard Of

Travel to 5 Countries You’ve Never Heard Of

For the seasoned traveler, it can sometimes feel like the world is ever shrinking; like you’ve been to, or heard of, all the most interesting places to go. In a way, that realization carries with it a certain sadness, as if some amount of adventure has been removed from your [...]

The Decadence of Dubai: Now plans to build $1 billion Taj Mahal replica

The Decadence of Dubai: Now plans to build $1 billion Taj Mahal replica

Dubai is already perhaps the most decadently rich-place on earth. With its hand crafted islands shaped like palm trees (and an entire archipelago that creates a map of the world (now sinking), a 7

5 Cities Ideal for Solo Explorers

5 Cities Ideal for Solo Explorers

The fact is, some of us would just rather travel alone. Nothing against organized tours, beach house rentals or cruise lines (per se), but the most fulfilling trips often involve complete immersion in an exotic culture