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Chasing Northern Lights: A Q&A with Alex Broadstock

When photographer Alex Broadstock arrived in Norway, he stepped off the plane wearing Teva sandals and shorts. Faced with the blisteringly cold Nordic weather, his friends thought he was crazy. But after a series...

The Best Destinations to View the Northern Lights

From furious volcanoes to placid streams, mighty mountains, and humble canyons, nature is replete with wonders — wonders that fill us with awe until the end of time. One such wondrous phenomenon is what...

How to Photograph the Northern Lights

The Northern Lights are easily one of the most spectacular wonders of Iceland, but they’re also one the most elusive and unpredictable attractions the country has, which makes photographing these marvels even trickier than...
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Why Overtourism Is Every Traveler’s Problem

Can you imagine a world without giraffes on the African savannah? How about the beaches at Maya Bay completely closed off to visitors because there are just too many of them? You might be...

10 of the Best Places to Sleep Under the Stars

If there’s one thing we know for sure, it’s that there are few things more humbling or awe-inspiring than gazing up into the vastness of a glittering night sky. Stepping outdoors to sleep beneath...
Two backpacking women rest in Salerno.

A Guide to Backpacker-Friendly Urban Centers around the World

Quite literally one of the most inexpensive forms of travel, urban backpacking offers vagabond adventurers challenges and opportunities they wouldn’t find on a more traditional journey. It involves meticulous planning, extended budget travel, and...
The Northern Lights in Norway, which always ranks high on the World Happiness Report.

What Happiness Means in Countries Around the World

All around the world, billions of people are just trying to live healthy and fulfilling lives — but it’s easier to be happy in some countries than in others. At least, that’s what the...

8 Countries to Visit If You Love the Winter

One way to describe winter is “long and bleak.” But we prefer to see it differently. Because, these chilly months offer a chance for new experiences, ones unique to the locations that endure endless...
A man selling baskets, as pictured on social media.

How to Better Use Social Media in Your Travel Storytelling

There’s no doubt about it: social media is a powerful tool. The major platforms now count more than three billion total users — a huge population that includes friends and acquaintances, celebrated photographers and...

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