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Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa. This Slice of the Florida Panhandle Is Extra Chill and Extra Gorgeous. The Six Best Boozy Train Excursions for 2021. Even though I rarely use the Long Island Rail Road, my occasional island forays always involved a stop on the platform’s now sorely missed bar carts.

The Six Best Boozy Train Excursions for 2021

There’s just something about booze and trains that pairs well together — something about the mix of inviting scenery, elevated tipples, comfy seats and the motion of the train makes it … well, better than traveling by car, that’s for sure. Thankfully, after a 2020 that canceled everything, there are once again plenty of upscale locomotives (far nicer than the LIRR) that are once again offering scenic tours and adult beverages. Below, six 2021 boozy train options, with the caveats that 1) we are still in a pandemic, 2) these trains have rules you need to follow and 3) these trips could be altered/moved/canceled based on the state of the outside world.

Jose Cuervo Express. Paradise Lost at the Moonhole Mansion: An Abandoned Crusoe Dream. You’ve Probably Skipped This Midwest City—and It’s Your Loss. Georgian townhouse and medieval forge. New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Visiting Biscayne National Park, FL: Snorkeling, Camping, Tours & More. And it’s got shipwrecks, mangroves, and mermaids, probably.

Visiting Biscayne National Park, FL: Snorkeling, Camping, Tours & More

Some people believe Atlantis sank somewhere near the Strait of Gibraltar. Others think it’s hidden beneath the waters of the Mediterranean Sea. We say they’re all dead wrong, and that the actual location is in Florida somewhere at Biscayne National Park. Daufuskie Island Is Hard to Get to and Even Harder to Leave. I Capture The Magical Beauty Of Winter In The Ukrainian Carpathians (31 Pics) Have you ever wandered the snowy Ukrainian Carpathians?

I Capture The Magical Beauty Of Winter In The Ukrainian Carpathians (31 Pics)

Have you ever taken a breath of nice, frosty air? Or maybe Coldness has tickled your eyes and your cheeks have been kissed by Winter? The Winter Carpathians are a special, magical world of dreams: a snow-white planet created of fairy firs, rocks, and mountains embraced by the silver hands of Winter. The American Perimeter Trail: the Longest Hiking Route in the U.S.? In June 2019, hiker Rue McKenrick left his home in Bend, Oregon, and headed into the Three Sisters Wilderness to then walk south along the Pacific Crest Trail.

The American Perimeter Trail: the Longest Hiking Route in the U.S.?

When he hit the end of the Sierras, he turned east, walking across the Mojave Desert in California through Death Valley. He’s kept walking and, in the last year, has averaged 20 to 30 miles a day, notching more than 8,000 miles total. But McKenrick isn’t on a casual cross-country hike: He’s scouting and mapping the American Perimeter Trail, informally considered the newest and longest hiking route in the country. Conveniently, he also created it. Why NASA Set up Shop in Russia's Forbidden Star City. Visiting One of the Last Fragments of Miami's Eccentric Native Forest. It’s January in Florida—divine, sun-soaked, not humid enough to be buggy—and Frank Ridgley is driving a golf cart across the sprawling grounds of Zoo Miami.

Visiting One of the Last Fragments of Miami's Eccentric Native Forest

The zoo is home to many endangered species, from the native Florida bonneted bat to the African painted dog, but on this day it’s not an animal Ridgley is going to see. Behind its menagerie, Zoo Miami hosts one of the world’s most endangered habitats: pine rockland forest. The forest once covered 185,000 acres of Miami-Dade County, from North Miami Beach to Long Pine Key in the Everglades. Walking Distance - Longest Trail in the World. The suspected longest walking route on Earth is 14,000 miles from South Africa to extreme north Russia.Pilgrimages like the Camino de Santiago or the Appalachian Trail are short by comparison.The real-life walk would be grueling, filled with scary animals and diversely bad weather.

Walking Distance - Longest Trail in the World

Interesting Engineering has the latest reminder of what we believe is the longest walkable single distance on Earth, from South Africa to the far northeastern Russian city of Magadan. At no point would you need to use even a small boat to ferry across a river, because the entire route is made up of roads with bridges. To go further into northeastern Russia, you’d need to cross through terrain that isn’t currently walkable. Hiking Cormac McCarthy's Western Wilderness During an Immigration Crisis. The stories hadn’t prepared me.

Hiking Cormac McCarthy's Western Wilderness During an Immigration Crisis

I’d expected barren land, the “razorous plane” of Cormac McCarthy’s books, flat-cut for violence. Instead, the Chihuahuan Desert of southwestern Texas appeared like an endless, whimsical garden: huge green succulents crowned with delicate purple knobs or creamy white blossoms. The Best Hike in Every National Park. From Alaska’s remote bush to downtown Cleveland, our national parks provide us with millions of acres of public land to explore.

The Best Hike in Every National Park

We compiled a list of the best hikes in each park, according to the wilderness guides, park rangers, and hikers who know them. Acadia. The Hippie Caves of Matala that housed Joni Mitchell. Mansion of the Month: Miami's Villa Viscaya. This mighty river courses through a troubled history. PUBLISHED August 16, 2019 To most people in the Caucasus, the Enguri River is a border, and a de facto one at that.

This mighty river courses through a troubled history

And Now, in Overlooked Urban Adventures: The Pet Cemetery. A French Chateau Hoarding the World's Largest Private Collection of Fighter Jets. Where to Find the Best Swimming Holes in the U.S. Sister City New York, Don’t Overlook This NYC Hotel Because It’s Inexpensive. Long before Jeffrey Epstein boasted of his billionaires-only client list—and long before his arrests for molesting underage girls in Florida and New York—the perverted financier was an eligible bachelor in the glossy pages of Cosmopolitan.

Sister City New York, Don’t Overlook This NYC Hotel Because It’s Inexpensive

In July 1980, Epstein was featured as the magazine’s “Bachelor of the Month,” a tiny section advertising successful single men across the country. At the time, the future sex-offender was a Bear Stearns trader and asked potential dates to write him at the investment bank's former headquarters in Lower Manhattan. Epstein also claimed to speak only to millionaires, a prelude to his high-rolling lifestyle that included hobnobbing with Donald Trump, Bill Clinton and Prince Andrew, and amassing a collection of posh homes in Palm Beach, New York, Paris, and the U.S. Australia Is The Land Of ‘Nope’, And Here Are 40 Pictures Proving It. The Best Small Beach Towns in the U.S. Great small beach towns come in many forms. They can be surrounded by sands baking under a constant sun or tucked away in the mist of a distant forest.

They can be lively or pin-drop quiet retreats. But they also share many attributes: idiosyncratic charm; fresh local food, usually hauled off a boat in nearby waters; somewhere chic and cozy to bed down for the night. From Hawaii to Virginia via the Pacific Northwest, these are some of our favorite small U.S. beach towns to recharge and recalibrate in 2019. La Push, Washington. 15 Unsung American Destinations - InsideHook.

I Spent 10 Years Photographing The Romanian Countryside Which Looks Like A Fairy Tale (New Pics) In the past years, I have photographed the sunrise and the sunset from different corners hidden from circulated roads or modern cities, in the beautiful region called Transylvania situated in Romania. I chose to use some techniques of photography and post-processing to emphasize the feelings and moods I personally felt in these places. The Sagamore Hotel South Beach. Why You Should Visit Cat Island, the Best-Kept-Secret in the Bahamas. There are no swimming pigs on Cat Island. There are no cruise ship ports, either. In fact, I didn’t even see a single cat on Cat Island when I was there recently for a long weekend.

Named after the pirate Arthur Catt—instead of the animal—Cat Island is one of the Out Islands (locally known as the Family Islands) that make up the eastern boundary of the Bahamas. The 48-mile-long island has approximately 1,700 residents and no big-brand resorts, making it an ideal place to seek out if you’re looking to disconnect from the rest of the world (especially from the cruise ship crowds that you’ll often find on other popular Bahamian islands). Staying there Cat Island’s remote location means that is has remained blissfully free of large resorts, so travelers can choose among a handful of family-run small resorts or several dozen villas available to rent on Airbnb. This Man ‘Travels’ In Google Maps And Some Of The Things He Has Discovered Are Bizarre. Instagrammer's Tour of Mérida. Mérida is bursting with color (and quite possibly magic, too).

Photographer Ana Linares recently returned from a wanderlust-worthy trip to Mérida, Mexico, where she gained inspiration from the rainbow facades and cobblestone-clad streets of the vibrant colonial city. We caught up with Linares to discuss her love for travel, photography, color, and above all else—her passion for this dreamy Yucatán destination. Tell us about yourself: “I worked as a designer in New York City for 14 years before transitioning into photography. I spent most of my time working for big fashion labels, which is how I began forming connections with my current clients. What inspires your photography? “I feel most inspired when I travel. I Went on the World’s Deadliest Road Trip.

This story originally appeared in October 2013. Book.messynessychic. Can Miami’s Allapattah Survive Gentrification? Tofino, on Vancouver Island, Offers Foodies Foraging, Fishing & Fine Dining. Official Miami Beach Hotel Website. We Sold Everything And Moved Into An Old Truck To Travel And Show Our 4-Year-Old Son The Beauty Of Our Planet. Map Direct. Naples, Marco Island & Everglades. Oaxaca Mexico Travel Guide — Adventures in Cooking. Where to See Five of the Planet's Most Mysterious Geoglyphs. 5 Private Islands You Can Rent on Airbnb. For those who really, really, really want to get away from it all (and from everyone), renting your own private island makes for an ideal vacation. While it used to be that you had to be a mogul to do such a thing, nowadays you’ll find many of these getaways cost roughly the same as a night at a mid- to high-end hotel.

Best European Cities to Visit Off the Beaten Path: Genoa, Oslo, Riga - Thrillist. Let's say you had a friend from Denmark coming to visit the United States, first time ever, who asked you where she ought to go. 24-amazing-beaches-in-the-united-states?email=puhnner@hotmail. Where to Find Old-World New York City. Where-to-find-old-world-new-york-city?email=puhnner@hotmail. San Francisco (1955 Cinemascope film) : Tullio Pellegrini. Cinemascope homage to the city of San Francisco made by amateur filmmaker and inventor Tullio Pellegrini. Run time 21 minutes 28 secondsProducer Tullio PellegriniAudio/Visual sound, color Reviewer:DonEagle - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - February 18, 2017 Subject: My Time in San Franisco This video presentation brought back found memories of living in the bay area and working in San Francisco.

I commuted from San Mateo to my job as a branch manager at a wholesale hardware distribution center located on Zoe Street, between 3rd and 4th streets, near the S.F. court house and Al's Trans Bay Tavern. 10 Hilariously Bitchy TripAdvisor Reviews. Coolmaterial. Go Inside Son Doong, The World's Largest Cave. It's Magnificent. Maps of the Earth's Most Cursed Destinations.

7 U.S. National Parks You Didn't Know You Needed To See. (Photo: Getty Images) You know Yellowstone and Yosemite... but how much do you know about the America's 56 other National Parks? These lesser-known National Parks are less popular than their famed counterparts, but they're just as beautiful. Whether you want to explore ocean, mountains, caverns or forest, these parks offer an adventure for everyone.

Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Alaska Lake Clark National Park sits 100 miles southwest of Anchorage and is a nature-enthusiast's heaven. Biscayne National Park, Florida. Havasu Falls, Big Sur, Niagara Falls, and the Most Beautiful Place in Every State. 10 Affordable and Unspoiled American Beach Towns You Can Afford. Travel Tips From 1875. Coolest All-Inclusive Resorts: The Best American Plan Hotels. 6 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent.

Rio Grande Gorge Bridge - 5 popular retirement destinations abroad — the dream and the reality. 10 Most Psychedelic Looking Places That Actually Exist. Deep Freeze Reveals Lake Superior's Secluded Ice Caves. Welcome to the Island of the Dolls, the Creepiest Place in Mexico. A Rare Look at the Tunnels Under San Francisco. Tour the Ten Courts of Buddhist Hell at Haw Par Villa in Singapore. Lake Nyos killed 1,746 when it released a huge pocket of CO2. Hike of the Week: San Francisco's Best Kept Secret Gardenista. Off the Tourist Grid in the Bahamas. The World's Most Livable Cities In 2012: Mercer Survey. Gallery – Street View – Google Maps. World Wonders Project. My Icelandic adventure. Fascinating Photos of 11 Abandoned Schools. Jeff Jones and Gay Haubner: Are You Ever Too Old To Learn A New Language? Ex-Pats in Costa Rica Discuss "Espeaking The Espanish"

Secretary Of Transportation Spends 3 Hours Cleaning Up Wikipedia Page On Roundabouts. Calke Abbey in Aspic Gardenista. 25 Places That Look Not Normal, But Are Actually Real.