The Quora Column
As globalisation leaves no stone unturned, we took to Quora.com to find a few secret locales well worth the trip.
Usually liberal and forward thinking, these five cities have culturally vibrant, well-educated populations and are often ranked as some of the most sought after places to live.
Take a road trip through the US state that has long drawn those looking for riches, adventure and the purity of its mountainous landscape.
The endangered West Indian manatee is thriving in Kings Bay, and so is tourism. Therein lies the problem.
Step away from the summer crowds and pay these five unpretentious spots a visit, ranging from a scenic shoreline in California to a New Jersey town oozing with Victorian history.
More than just access to sand and surf, these intimate hideaways make a big splash with luxurious amenities, locavore cuisine and unique decor.