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Lakeside treks in a geothermal land

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North Island’s Rotorua Lakes are an unrivalled natural landscape with absinthe-bright forests, bubbling springs and active volcanoes – all easily explored with a new network of trails.
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The Quora Column

Seven of the world’s riskiest roads

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In many cases, these routes are less travelled for a reason: they feature terrifying drop-offs, unpredictable mudslides and a complete lack of concrete paving. Yet people still go.
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Where purposeless walking lives on

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In a fast-paced world, the art of purposeless walking is fading. On these five spectacular trails, rediscover the benefits of wandering – no goal in sight.
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An Australian bird that mimics the sound of a chainsaw

David Attenborough watches as the superb lyrebird of southeastern Australia lures females by copying the sounds around him – including those of chainsaws and camera shutters!
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Dangers in the Outback

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No one can visit Australia’s Northern Territory without hearing of the horrible, nasty beasts that lurk in every dark corner and every murky patch of water.


Sublime sunsets around the world

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From New Zealand to Kansas, see dramatic colours paint the horizon as the landscape transitions from day to night.


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