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A Film Lover's Guide to London

Katie Goldstein | Posted 06.08.2014 | Travel
Katie Goldstein

Take a strut down the red carpet and visit sites in London that are truly some of the biggest film stars in history.

If You Need a Reason to Visit London This Spring, Take a Peek at These Parks

Erin Ruberry | Posted 06.08.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

London is a pretty magical destination year-round -- the bustling streets, the royal residences, the magnificent museums -- but it's an especially wonderful place to visit during the spring as the city bursts into bloom.

This Is London. With Loads Of Smog

AP | Posted 04.03.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — Schools have closed their playgrounds and ambulance staff are reporting a surge in breathing problems as smog blankets parts of Englan...

The World's Most Social Travel Destinations

minube | Posted 06.02.2014 | Travel
minube

They say "there's no place like home," but we finally put it to the test! The travel site minube along with over 100 tourism boards from Iowa to Indon...

The World's Top 10 Airport Hotels With Stunning Runway Views

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 06.01.2014 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

In the last few years, airport hotels have evolved from being an unavoidable stopover to luxurious, must-visit retreats.

Europe Revisited

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.24.2014 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

You've scaled the Eiffel Tower, ridden the London Eye, strolled Las Ramblas and posed outside the Pantheon. If you've been there and done that in Europe, we have some alternative suggestions on how to combat attraction apathy in London, Paris, Barcelona and Rome.

The World's Most Famous Streets

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.18.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Whether they're known for prime people watching or retail therapy, there are some streets in the world that are simply destinations in themselves. Whi...

Universal Orlando Will Use Lifelike Animation and Live Special Effects to Recreate Harry Potter's journey aboard the Hogwarts Express

Jim Hill | Posted 05.14.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

It seems kind of counter-intuitive to use a plane to promote a train. But that's exactly what the Universal Orlando Resort did earlier this week. They jetted James & Oliver Phelps (AKA the two talented Brits who played Fred & George Weasley in the "Harry Potter" film series) all over the globe.

Putin' on the Ritz: Why Western Business Undermines Sanctions to Put Profits Ahead of Patriotism

Terry Connelly | Posted 05.11.2014 | Business
Terry Connelly

It turns out our own devotion to liberty and international law only goes so far when somebody's profits and dividends and executive compensation are put at risk. Talk is cheap, but patriotism is expensive, as it turns out.

The Roaring Gay 30s and 40s: Am I Too Old to Love the Nightlife?

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 05.12.2014 | Gay Voices
Jeremy Helligar

I'd always considered 30 to be the turning point where I'd finally grow up. It would be a new age as tame and lame as new age (cue Yanni -- ugh!)

The 5 Best Places To Celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Hopper.com | Posted 05.10.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

The biggest and best celebrations are concentrated either in Ireland itself, or in that land across the water, where so many Irish immigrants settled in successive waves from the 17th century on.

What You Need to Know Before Traveling to England

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 05.07.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

London's calling... or the whole country is. And they speak English! So what do else do you need to know before you travel there? Well... a lot!

Swanky Nightclub Bans Fur

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 03.05.2014 | Green

An elite London nightclub is shutting its doors to fur-wearers. Mahiki, whose A-list clientele includes Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Rihanna, h...

11 Places in Britain You Should Have Heard Of

Paul Anthony Jones | Posted 05.05.2014 | Travel
Paul Anthony Jones

Practically every town the world over has some random achievement to its name, or else has secured its place in history as the birthplace of some notable figure, the location of some remarkable building -- or the site of the first ever speeding ticket.

The Least Photogenic Places On Earth Are Actually Beautiful

Posted 03.06.2014 | Travel

A survey released by VeryFirstTo.com last week revealed what 701 respondents believe to be the most and least photogenic places on Earth. We get t...

10 Places in Europe You Never Thought You Could Afford

SmarterTravel | Posted 05.03.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

It'll take more than a discreetly tucked money belt to protect your cash in Europe's most expensive cities. Here's how to experience London, Paris, Venice, and other delightful destinations for a whole lot less than the average traveler.

If New York City Neighborhoods Were European Cities, Where Would You Live?

The Huffington Post | Karin Swanson | Posted 03.06.2014 | Travel

We can't all afford the luxury of traveling or living abroad. But if you live in New York City, maybe you can experience some of Europe's offerings wi...

London, Remixed

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.26.2014 | Travel

We've gotta tip our bowler hat to Reddit user shystone. The clever art fan remixed 18th and 19th-century paintings of London with screenshots of m...

Are Arab Bombs Deadlier Than Irish Bombs?

Monique El-Faizy | Posted 04.26.2014 | World
Monique El-Faizy

The IRA set off bombs in pubs, department stores, shopping centers, and subway stations and on busy roadways. There was no way to know what their target might be and when they might choose to strike. Yes, Egypt could still deteriorate that far, but it hasn't yet.

This Is What Parks Could Look Like in 2034

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 02.24.2014 | Business

City planners from Seattle to Seoul are dreaming up some remarkable designs for future parks. It seems after years of neglect, we are finally recogniz...

Brit Envisions Cargo-Container Burger Joint

BurgerBusiness | Posted 04.20.2014 | Taste
BurgerBusiness

British restaurateur Tom Reaney is seeking to raise £30,000 (roughly $50,117) through online-funding platform Kickstarter to transform his Burger Bear pop-up burger stand into one permanently housed in two stacked used cargo containers.

The River Thames Could Become A Giant Swimming Pool

Posted 02.14.2014 | Travel

Would you like to go for a swim in the River Thames? British architecture firm Studio Octopi released designs this week for public swimming areas ...

7 Things Americans Can Learn From Londoners

Posted 02.12.2014 | Travel

We all know that Italians can teach us Americans a thing or two about living life, but what our English-speaking friends across the pond? If you've...

6 Places Every Beatles Fan Should Visit

Budget Travel | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

If you're a die-hard Beatles fan or just becoming aware of the musical genius that is the Beatles, we've got six places every Beatles fan should visit, whether you're planning a trip to London, a pilgrimage to Liverpool, or happen to be in the New York City area.

The Beatles on Sullivan: You Say You Want a Revolution?

Michael Winship | Posted 04.10.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Winship

The Beatles' first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show was less than three months after the Kennedy assassination, bringing across the Atlantic a whiff of much needed fresh air, a reacquaintance with joy we all had been craving since November 22, 1963.