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Last year, my new husband and I ventured to Zimbabwe for a once-in-a-lifetime safari experience to celebrate our milestone together. Neither of us had ever traveled anywhere in Africa before, so planning our adventure was both exciting and exhausting....
From: National Geographic | By: Jeannette Kimmel | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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See the related National Geographic magazine “Empire of Rock” feature story, 3-D cave tour, and 3:30-minute video from the July 2014 edition. This expedition was supported with a grant from the National Geographic Expeditions Council. I’m teetering...
From: National Geographic | By: Cedar Wright | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Find solitude with a backpacking trip in a hidden Iowa wilderness.             What Is It? The nearly thousand-acre Coon Creek Wildlife Management Area offers hikers, backpackers, and nature lovers a largely untouched, rarely visited spot...
From: National Geographic | By: Chris Kassar | Monday, July 28, 2014
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“Mama, do you see that echo? On the wall there, looking at me.” It was my three-year-old's first visit to Phnom Penh, the city of my birth. “Why are there so many?” I followed her gaze, where she had spied a gecko clinging to a high corner. In...
From: National Geographic | By: Intelligent Travel | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Slither, crawl, and climb on the Wild Cave Tour. What Is It? With more than 400 miles of explored area, Mammoth Cave National Park boasts one of the world’s longest cave systems. The Park Service offers an array of tours varying in length and focus...
From: National Geographic | By: Chris Kassar | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A lightning strike that left one man dead and 13 injured in Venice Beach is a rare event in Southern California.
From: National Geographic | By: Brian Clark Howard | Monday, July 28, 2014
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The discovery of an octopus that lives in big groups is shattering even the most expansive ideas of known octopus behavior.
From: National Geographic | By: Katherine Harmon Courage | Monday, July 28, 2014
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The Ebola virus has killed a Liberian doctor and infected two Americans in the worst-ever Ebola epidemic, which has now spread to Nigeria.
From: National Geographic | By: Karen Weintraub | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Amid volcanoes and climate zig-zags, an asteroid impact bumped off dinosaurs at a weak moment for the giant beasts.
From: National Geographic | By: Dan Vergano | Monday, July 28, 2014
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Hike the Crown Jewel of Indiana’s State Park System What Is It? This series of 11-day hikes allows you to delve into the deep canyons, sandstone cliffs, and serene hemlock groves of stunning Turkey Run State Park. The trails are short, but don’t...
From: National Geographic | By: Chris Kassar | Monday, July 28, 2014
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National Geographic Traveler Editor at Large Christopher Elliott is the magazine’s consumer advocate and ombudsman. Over the past 15 years he has helped countless readers fix their trips. Here’s his latest advice.
From: National Geographic | By: Christopher Elliott | Monday, July 28, 2014
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See more photos like this in our Extreme Photo of the Week gallery. Twenty-year-old German climber Alexander Megos is quietly making quick work of some of the most famous sport climbing routes in the world. Just earlier this month he ascended Biographie,...
From: National Geographic | By: Mary Anne Potts | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Can smartphone apps replace real-life tour guides? Sometimes.
From: National Geographic | By: Henley Vazquez | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Walk one of the park’s newest, toughest trails, then enjoy an easy lake paddle. What Is It? Looking to get off the beaten path and avoid the crowds in one of Maine’s most heavily visited state parks? Try the Traveler Mountain Loop. It’s a lung-busting,...
From: National Geographic | By: Chris Kassar | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Hike the Wild Azalea National Recreation Trail. What Is It? Central Louisiana’s Wild Azalea National Recreation Trail, located in the southwest of Alexandria, travels the length of a marathon (26.2 miles). You could hike the whole thing in a day or...
From: National Geographic | By: Chris Kassar | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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