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The largest cave in Northern Europe.

On the shores of the Norwegian Sea lies Halvikhallen or Halvikhula (Hall of Halvik or Halvik Cave), known as Northern Europe’s largest cave. Its height stretches well over 300 feet (100 meters), and about 260 feet (80 meters) wide; one geological source from the late 19th century claims that the cave’s depth is well over […]

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Why Lake Como Will Forever Be a Dream Destination

It’s very much like taking a step back in time when you arrive here. The shores are untouched for decades—you see beautiful villas and gardens. At the same time, it has reinvented itself in the last 5 to 10 years, attracting a new, younger crowd. This has pushed us to keep investing to make the […]

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10 Overrated Landmarks You Should Skip

Maybe it’s because of symbolism, government marketing or the artificial need of many cities to have an icon, but the world is filled with overrated landmarks. These famous monuments will look great in pictures, but probably won’t be the most memorable part of your trip. If you’re visiting these cities in the future, reconsider spending […]

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9 of Italy’s ancient highlights

Walk past any restaurant or bar in Italy and you’re bound to see someone sipping on a negroni or an Aperol Spritz. It’s this swing in popularity towards aromatic bitters that inspired the creation of OPIHR Gin’s European Edition, which blends fragrant myrrh and the distinct aromatic bitterness of cascarilla bark. We take you on a journey […]

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10 Adventures You Can Only Have in the U.S.

America is big. Very big. It’s big even before you account for its snowy Alaskan and tropical Hawaiian outposts. The sunny surf beaches along California give way to dusty deserts, snow-capped peaks and endless forests that reach across to the gritty East Coast cities of New York and Boston. There are distinctly American adventures to […]

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Buy the Newest, Lightest, Shiniest Gear Or You Could Die (Not!)

There’s a single paragraph in Yvon Chouinard’s Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of A Reluctant Businessman in which he talks about solo expedition kayaker (and grandmother) Audrey Sutherland, who at that time had paddled more than 8,000 miles around the world. One of the quotes attributed to Sutherland is one of the main […]

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A Stunning New Bridge Offers Dizzying Views of Norway’s Best Waterfall

The dramatic construction is on the Norwegian Scenic Route Hardangervidda and is part of a years-long project. Vøringsfossen might not be on the tip of your tongue when you think of waterfalls, but it’s one of the most impressive in Norway, with countless gallons of water plunging almost 600 feet from the Hardangervidda plateau to […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Overlook Rhode Island as a Fall Foliage Destination

Best known for its ocean beaches, Rhode Island is commonly overlooked by leaf peepers who flock to New England’s other states during fall foliage season. Head inland, though, and you’ll find spectacular natural areas where autumn puts on a dazzling display. READ NOW

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7 Essential Family Travel Tips

Oh, the joys of family travel. Traveling with children, especially young children, can be so challenging, so exhausting that it will make you question why you thought this was a good idea in the first place …and by that I mean having children.   There are, of course wonderful moments on the road where it all […]

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10 American Lakes You Need to Explore

We’re a big fan of diving into a nice clear lake for a day of waterside fun. Fortunately, the states are packed with incredible, pristine lakes that offer plenty of opportunities to watch the sunset over alpine peaks, paddle along calm, glassy waters, or kick off your flip flops and go for a dip. Dive […]

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