You’ll never see Joanne without a camera or two strapped around her neck as she travels around the world, together with her photographer husband Tony, to unearth new and exciting destinations to share with her readers. Her professional career includes a long tenure in communications with the San Diego Tourism Authority, where she gained expertise
https://www.expedia.com/Glasgow.d1334.Destination-Travel-Guides Just over an hour west of Scotland’s capital, Edinburgh, is the city of Glasgow. Explore this city’s unique blend of style and character at George Square, the center of it all. The Gallery of Modern Art is a five-minute walk southwest from here. Guarding the entrance to the gallery is the Duke of Wellington
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(CNN) — As laws surrounding recreational marijuana change state by state in the United States, Canada has just legalized weed nationwide. Adults there can now purchase pot and and even grow it in their homes for personal use. The Canadian Senate bill, which passed in June and just took effect, is clear in how it
Last year’s Scottish ski season will go down in the history books as one of the most successful on record. More than 247,000 people visited the nation’s mountains last winter, nearly five times as many as during the 2016/17 season, motived by record snow depths and opening dates that extended into May. The positive headlines
Going from being an attorney at a large international law firm to a successful, full-time owner and baker (while being the mother of two young kids!) is no easy feat. In fact, it sounds almost impossible, but that’s the story of Brianna Abrams, CEO, Founder and Chief PieSmith of Winston Pies. Having grown up in
(CNN) — Unlike just 25 years ago, it’s now hard to find someone who hasn’t been on a plane. It’s a unique experience that human beings didn’t engage in, in significant numbers, until quite recently. So it’s no wonder it does some strange and unexpected things to us, including bringing us to tears. The reporting
Lindsey hard at work in her studio © Lindsey Spinks Illustrating our new Lonely Planet Kids title, Ancient Wonders – Then & Now, was never going to be simple. It opens and folds to reveal in incredible detail what the ancient wonders of the world used to look like, from Angor Wat to Stonehenge. We
You can smell it on the breeze. Something funky, fresh and earthy. After years on the margins, its true believers are going public, and if you listen in bars and cafes from Ottawa to Vancouver to Montreal, you’ll likely hear talk of the new nationwide manifesto. There are idealists and sceptics, and those who still
Freddie Hopkinson wins our weekly Just Back travel writing competition – and £250 – for his account of a trip to rural Romania. “There are dogs and bears in the woods,” our taxi driver warns, throwing a concerned look down past the worn-out seats of his ageing Dacia as we unload our backpacks from the
Van Oosten has been awarded the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year award for his portrait, “The Golden Couple,” which caught the primates in their only habitat on earth. The photograph of the majestic pair beat more than 45,000 entries and 18 other winners in various categories to claim the overall prize, awarded annually by
It’s not even Halloween yet, but holiday decorations are already popping up around the country. Temperatures are cooling off, pumpkin spice lattes are in hand and we’re gearing up for holiday shopping. To create our 2018 holiday gift guide, 10Best teamed up with a panel of travel experts to nominate their favorite items for six
I’ve just landed in Los Angeles, and I’ve set myself a tough assignment. Leave my iPhone at the hotel, and record the entire trip with just the new generation of Snapchat Spectacles. Can it be done? Well, I needed to download Snapchat for a start. Of all the cities on earth, super outdoorsy LA seemed the
United Continental Holdings posted third-quarter profits that just missed Wall Street forecasts as a surge in fuel costs undermined a more than 11 percent jump in revenue.
(CNN) — Ever dreamed of owning a fairy-tale castle in the French countryside? Now you can — and it’ll set you back a mere $58. A crowdfunding project to restore the medieval French chateau of Ebaupinay, in the Deux-Sevres region of western France, is offering shares in the crumbling landmark in exchange for funds to
It’s not often that I initiate a conversation with a stranger on a plane. A long and very one-sided discussion with a pig farmer from Norfolk a few summers ago taught me the pitfalls of doing so. But last week on a hop from Lisbon to Stansted I abandoned my policy of in-flight isolationism. Why?
A new study shows we aren’t taking as many chances to eat as much as we once did. (Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg) Think of all the ways you can sit down to eat – breakfast, lunch, dinner, a chat over coffee, dessert after a concert. Given the variety from which you can choose, you’d think that these