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Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal Is Turning Green

Atlas Obscura | Posted 06.02.2016 | Travel
Atlas Obscura

The Taj Mahal in its regular garb. (Photo: Shikhar Sharma/CC BY-SA 3.0) by Cara Giaimo, originally posted on Atlas Obscura The Taj Mahal, one of...

India: Golden Triangle in a Week's Time

Anna Poplevina | Posted 04.18.2016 | Travel
Anna Poplevina

When the idea of India comes up for a trip, it's hard to keep the excitement in. At the same time some questions come up. Where to stay? How to get th...

Will And Kate Just Recreated That Iconic Taj Mahal Photo

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 04.16.2016 | Style

After a week of dreamy outfits, activities and more outfits, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made one last dream of ours come true before heading ho...

Agra India: Home of the Taj Mahal

Kimberly Cantor | Posted 04.04.2016 | Travel
Kimberly Cantor

It was a day of travel. We had a flight out of Varanasi back to Delhi and then we were driving down to Agra straight from the airport. When you mak...

10 Token Travel Photos that are Really Tourist Traps

Alyssa Ramos | Posted 03.15.2016 | Travel
Alyssa Ramos

Have awesome travel photos of a token landmark or site ever convinced you to go somewhere, only to discover that it's actually a massive tourist trap?...

How Visiting India Makes You Feel Alive Again

Carolina Rogoll | Posted 01.25.2016 | Travel
Carolina Rogoll

Contrary to what I expected, India is not a country you see, is a country you feel. You have no choice (yes, it will be uncomfortable at times) but to get out of your hard shell of western comforts and open up. In only 1 visit, this is all what India did for me:

Tourist Dies At Taj Mahal After Falling While Taking A Selfie

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.21.2015 | Weird News

A tourist reportedly died after falling down a staircase at the Taj Mahal while trying to take a selfie. The tourist, identified as Hideto Ueda, a 66...

7 Places to Visit Before You Have Kids

Orbitz.com | Posted 08.11.2015 | Travel
Orbitz.com

Considering remoteness, adventure, and sheer adult pleasure, here is a list of the best places to get to before the miracle known as parenthood overcomes you.

10 Tourist Traps You Absolutely Cannot Miss

Trippy | Posted 07.15.2016 | Travel
Trippy

Just because a tourist attraction is popular doesn't mean it isn't absolutely fantastic. To find out which tourist traps should go on his shortlist, television host and advisor to travel website Trippy.com Andrew Zimmern asked the site's members which ones are worth the trip.

Wander in Tandem: The Adventures of Alec & Liz

Jack Meyer | Posted 06.17.2016 | Travel
Jack Meyer

"Come on, Alec, let's do it!" "Okay Liz, let's cash in our savings, pack our bags, and hit the road." Meet Alec and Liz, two NYC professionals who quit their jobs and tossed their armchair to the curb.

Agra and Varanasi: Places You Should Visit and Photograph

Stephen Wallace, M.D., J.D. | Posted 06.18.2016 | Travel
Stephen Wallace, M.D., J.D.

Agra, India, is the home of the Taj Mahal. It is 127 miles south of New Delhi. Varanasi, India, the holiest city in India, sits on the Ganges River...

First Nighter: Rajiv Joseph's 'Guards at the Taj' Shocks Admirably

David Finkle | Posted 06.12.2016 | Arts
David Finkle

What ensues may have some comic elements but, considering all that's preceded the Humayun-Babur activities, Joseph's Guards at the Taj is too morbid for non-stop yuks.

3 Things the X-Men Know About Digital Marketing That You Don't

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 02.28.2015 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

The X Men are the world's greatest super team. They have a team that works together, trains together and is fueled by a great leader. The only way they could achieve their goals is through teamwork and a slew of skill sets to pull from.

2015 Climate Change Forecast

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 02.22.2015 | Green
Marcia G. Yerman

I'm pretty sure that Inhofe must be reading different news feeds than I am, otherwise, how could he fail to be as concerned as I am? Below are some of my top anxieties, not necessarily in order of my angst:

Book Excerpt: Management, and Fun, by Wandering Around

Michael Sigman | Posted 02.02.2015 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

This is an excerpt from the forthcoming book, Field Notes from a Music Biz Life.

Snapshots of India: Sights, Smells and Sounds

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 01.25.2015 | Travel
Lisa Mirza Grotts

To celebrate his 80th birthday in October, my sister and I traveled with my father to India. He had been back only once, with my husband and brother-in-law ten years ago, since graduating in 1952. This time around, my sister and I were not going to miss out on a once-in-a-lifetime father/daughter adventure.

7 Other Taj Mahals?!

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 11.27.2014 | Travel

From a fake Statue of Liberty to takes on Venice and the Eiffel Tower, it seems pretty clear that when you build a beautiful landmark, there’s sure ...

These Fantastical Indian Buildings Were All Built Before This Century

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 10.23.2014 | Arts

There’s almost too much to see in India. Since pre-Biblical times, the faithful and the powerful have been erecting monuments that outlast themselve...

10 Places That Are In Danger Of Disappearing Forever

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.22.2014 | Travel

After more than 400,000 people marched in NYC's People's Climate March last weekend, we're paying extra attention to how climate change can affect som...

The Love Castle - a Weird Miami Landmark

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 07.23.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Miami has a wee bit of history, sometimes hidden in layers of sunscreen and sunburns, but nevertheless there.

The Club 47 Folk Revival" Explores the Iconic History of Old Cambridge Folk Club

Lesley Daunt | Posted 06.24.2014 | Entertainment
Lesley Daunt

Rob Stegman has been producing and directing award-winning motion pictures for over 30 years. His work includes everything from corporate videos and educational media to broadcast and cable television.

These 9 Famous Landmarks Look Absolutely Stunning... Until You Zoom Out

Sara Boboltz | Posted 03.17.2014 | Travel

Let's play a game! We've all seen the stock photo versions of these world-famous landmarks. Some of us have even been there. But what they don't norma...

LOOK: '30 Rock' Star Engaged!

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Just months after coming out publicly in an Out magazine interview, "30 Rock" actor Maulik Pancholy is engaged. The 39-year-old star, who currentl...

5 Incredible Grand Tours You Can Actually Afford

Budget Travel | Posted 02.04.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Sometimes a one-week vacation just isn't enough, especially when you wake up the last morning of your trip and don't want to leave yet -- it's too soon, and you've just begun to discover what makes your destination so special.

Reissue Roundup 2: Box Sets by Donny Hathaway, Ry Cooder, Stephen Stills, Van Morrison, Yes and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Though the masses might only remember the late Donny Hathaway as Roberta Flack's soulful partner on "The Closer I Get To You," "You've Got A Friend" and "Where Is The Love," the box set Never My Love: The Anthology makes the case that this previous Gospel singer also was one of the great voices of R&B.