Since California is known for its mellow surfers and less-than-mellow waves, we turned to pro surfer Julie Cox for some insight into the world of west coast surfing.
Irreverent responses from our favourite travel ninjas.
Take in some big-time Arizona night sky and enjoy beginner or advanced hiking (not to mention golf) during your stay at the Lows Ventana Canyon Resort (two nights, $299).
This region has an impressive share of art and history, but it is the local traditions and way of life that make this the slow food and slow travel capital of Italy.
The first commercial space terminal in the world is nearly complete, making significant strides in both space travel and sustainable design.
SlideshowsBudapest’s hidden Jewish ghetto
Get a rare window into a tumultuous past
A land of vertigo-inducing views
See where modern Vikings play
The road transforming the Amazon
A rugged route is changing the region
An Irish town ruled by a goat
Discover the origins of this bizarre tradition
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Breathtaking photos from around the world
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