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Modern-Day Witches: Fewer Brooms, More Self-Determination

Modern-Day Witches: Fewer Brooms, More Self-Determination

The witch conjures images of ugliness and alienation. Katarzyna Majak seeks to change those assumptions with her portrayals of modern Polish witches.
Las Médulas: Splitting Mountains In Search Of Spanish Gold

Las Médulas: Splitting Mountains In Search Of Spanish Gold

Millennia ago, the Romans split some of Spain's mountains in search of gold. Here's what it looks like today.
Hope Among “The World’s Greatest Heap Of Debris”

Hope Among “The World’s Greatest Heap Of Debris”

After its near-destruction in World War Two, Cologne, Germany counted on the good humor of its people to keep up its spirits.
Hot Air Balloons Dot The London Skyline For Charity

Hot Air Balloons Dot The London Skyline For Charity

On the morning of June 7th, 2015, 40 hot air balloons ascended into the sleepy skies of London, England as part of the Lord Mayor’s Hot Air Balloon Regatta. The regatta was organized by the city of London and marketing agency Exclusive Ballooning, and marked the first time in more...
Anne Frank Would Have Been 86 This Month. Celebrate Her Life With These Photos.

Anne Frank Would Have Been 86 This Month. Celebrate Her Life With These Photos.

Anne Frank's life ended at a concentration camp in March 1945, just a few weeks short of its liberation. Look back on her life and legacy through photos.
Paris Bids Adieu To Its Famous Love Locks

Paris Bids Adieu To Its Famous Love Locks

A handful of years and 45 tons later, Paris' decision to remove its love locks proves that love really is fleeting--even when "sealed" through metal.
Meteora, Greece: Where The Monks Pray In The Clouds

Meteora, Greece: Where The Monks Pray In The Clouds

Take a four-hour drive from Athens, and you'll find yourself in staring upward at the sublime rock formations of Meteora, Greece.
The Dramatic Heights Of Lake Leitisvatn

The Dramatic Heights Of Lake Leitisvatn

Soaring up nearly 100 feet into the sky, the Faroe Islands' Lake Leitisvatn is a sight that must be seen to be believed.
Sintra, The Portuguese City Of Architectural Delights

Sintra, The Portuguese City Of Architectural Delights

Anywhere else, technicolor palaces and snaking fortress walls would be show-stopping sights. But in Sintra, Portugal, they're just the opening acts.
Sick Of The 40-Hour Work Week? Try Life In Germany And France

Sick Of The 40-Hour Work Week? Try Life In Germany And France

While Americans continue to slave away at the anachronistic 40-hour work week, these European countries offer a smarter alternative.
Headed To Spain? Add Navarre To Your List

Headed To Spain? Add Navarre To Your List

Most head to Barcelona or Madrid when traveling to Spain, but the autonomous region of Navarre is not to be missed.