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Sittin’ on the dock of The Bay

San Francisco has more character than a Hollywood blockbuster, and Caroline Hurry found it hard to tear herself away.

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Northern Lights and orcas in the wild

The rare opportunity to chase two of nature’s elusive wonders in one trip was too tempting for Mark Rowe to refuse.

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Windy Chicago beckons

Ask any American, and they will tell you to hurriedly pack your bags - the season to visit Chicago is nigh.

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App-run Virgin Hotel opens in Chicago
January 26 2015 at 10:36

Innovative accommodation offering has no formal check-in desk, rooms powered by apps and lots of free services.

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Thar she blows!
January 21 2015 at 11:38

French photographer Alban Henderyckx brings Iceland’s highland geysers and hot springs into sharp relief.

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Techies trip out in Silicon Valley
January 16 2015 at 12:09

Venture into and around the home of the start up

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No easy goodbye to Lexington
January 14 2015 at 16:05

There’s more to this historic Virginia town than Civil War trivia.

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Travelling into 2015
January 7 2015 at 17:51

Rising costs aside, this year could well be your year for jetting the globe.

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Halfway to conquering Yosemite’s El Capitan
January 6 2015 at 14:43

Free-climbing duo at the most difficult section of ‘world’s toughest rock climb’.

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Peak performance at Jackson Hole
December 22 2014 at 10:33

Dina Mishev finds Jackson Hole appealing because of its reputation as one of the most challenging ski resorts in the US.

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First cat cafe opens in New York
December 18 2014 at 10:58

Meow Parlour allows pet-loving city-dwellers a chance to mingle with kitties.

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Wrap up NYC for your candy crush
December 17 2014 at 13:17

If you look past the overhyped options, you'll find places offering a globe-spanning array of extraordinary sweets.

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Taking on the ice falls of Mount Washington
December 11 2014 at 12:32

Anne Farrar has scaled a few mountains, scrambled over boulders and dabbled in rock climbing. But climbing on ice is a different ballgame.

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