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Best lakes in Switzerland

Cruising the Lakes of Switzerland

Sometimes the best way to see Switzerland is from the deck of a boat.
A Peruvian shaman during a local ceremony. Flickr/Bill Damon

Mountaintop Magic: New Year’s Eve in Peru

In a one-room dwelling of a shepard’s compound, a mountaintop shaman offers a New Year's blessing and an unforgettable experience.
Jellyfish Lake - Swimming with Jellyfish in Palau

Swimming with Jellyfish in Palau, Micronesia

Jellyfish in Palau’s Jellyfish Lake have lost their ability to sting, allowing swimmers, snorkelers and divers to experience them up close.
Camping at Green Ridge Campgrounds at Shadow Mountain Lake. Photo by Carrie Dow

What You Should Know About Camping in Colorado

Camping is a popular pastime in Colorado. But where are the best camping spots in Colorado? Here are five of our favorite camping spots -- and why we like them.
A quiet corner in Gamla Stan, Stockholm's Old Town.

Spectacular Stockholm

When the winter chill thaws, Swedes come out to play. The Land of the Midnight Sun celebrates summer in style -- especially in Stockholm.
Travel in Tanzania

Tanzania’s Ol Doinyo Lengai: Visiting A Volcano

Those who climb the world's “coolest” volcano are few and far between. This is adventure travel in a whole new light.
A sunset kayak trip in the Lakeland region, which occupies most of central and eastern Finland. Photo courtesy Visit Finland

Top 5 Ways to Play in Finland’s Midnight Sun

During summer in Finland, the sun never really sets. This means there are more hours in the day to play!

Israel: Adventures on the Dead Sea

Travel near the Dead Sea in Israel means hiking in Wadi Arugot, exploring Masada and floating in the famous Dead Sea.
Travel in Scotland

Rain or Shine: Castle Stay near Loch Lomond

A romantic five-star castle hotel is the perfect base to explore Scotland's Loch Lomond.
The lake turns into an ice rink in the winter.

The Pearl of Budapest, Hungary: The Lake of City Park

Budapest's City Park is home to an enchanting castle, a boating lake, museums, a well-kept green area and a handful of fantastic restaurants.
Floating islands of Peru

Walking on Water: The Floating Islands of Peru

When you step off the boat, you won’t lose your sea legs. The “land” here is made of reeds, and island-building is a constant project.
A spectacular sight at Lake Baikal

Lake Baikal, Siberia: Railway Journey to the World’s Deepest Lake

Travel in Siberia leads to adventure, especially when you don't speak Russian.
Travel to Eagle River, Wisconsin

Northwoods Winter: Eagle River, Wisconsin

Enjoy the solitude of Wisconsin in winter.
Lassen Volcanic National Park: Bumpass Hell Nature Trail

Lassen Volcanic National Park: Bumpass Hell Nature Trail

Stepping off the path can be deadly, but the views at Lassen Peak are unforgettable.

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