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Would you cruise after Concordia?

Would you cruise after Concordia?

The Costa tragedy, an aptly named "poop cruise," engine fires ... nothing seems to put hardened cruisers off
Gallery: 5 guided Costa Rica rainforest adventures

Gallery: 5 guided Costa Rica rainforest adventures

Attention independent travelers: Stop being so stubborn. You need a guide more than you think you do
Songkran Festival: World's biggest water fight

Songkran Festival: World's biggest water fight

Thailand kicks off its most popular festival over the weekend; death toll alarmingly high due to drunk driving accidents
Gallery: Extreme shots by daredevil adventure photographer

Gallery: Extreme shots by daredevil adventure photographer

Tyler Stableford takes risks in glacier caves, mountain ridges and remote locations so we can gasp at scenes like these
Gallery: Amazing desert photographs taken by paraglider

Gallery: Amazing desert photographs taken by paraglider

National Geo photog obsessively covers 27 of the world's most hyper-arid landscapes
Faces of the world: Nat Geo photographer's amazing portraits

Faces of the world: Nat Geo photographer's amazing portraits

Photojournalist Alison Wright doesn't just travel the world -- she reveals its inner beauty with every image she publishes
Gallery: Gratuitous photos of monkeys in hot springs

Gallery: Gratuitous photos of monkeys in hot springs

Different year, same pictures. But still very cute
There's no place like Berlin. These 25 pictures prove it

There's no place like Berlin. These 25 pictures prove it

To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, we asked readers to share their favorite things about Berlin
Gallery: How to take stunning landscape photographs

Gallery: How to take stunning landscape photographs

Six tips from a cloud-chasing California-based photographer
Gallery: Lights fantastic at Shanghai Lantern Festival

Gallery: Lights fantastic at Shanghai Lantern Festival

Sometimes it's just not worth braving the Yuyuan crowds. But luckily for you our photographer did, capturing some great scenes from this year's Shanghai Lantern Festival
Thaipusam 2010: Faith, ritual and body piercings

Thaipusam 2010: Faith, ritual and body piercings

It's a festival for the brave only, as Hindu devotees take thanksgiving to the limits with body piercings and spiritual offerings
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