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The Future of Greener Air Travel

By Costas Christ Last year, Finnair flew a demonstration flight from Helsinki to New York using a new jet fuel containing 10 percent recycled cooking oil; Lufthansa took...

#Daydream: Bodie Island Lighthouse, Outer Banks, North Carolina

We know how it is. You’re stuck at your desk and the day seems to be going on forever. Your mind starts to wander — at first to “anywhere but here,” but then to...

Just Back: Cusco, Peru

By Intelligent Travel Travel photographer and writer Erika Skogg (on Instagram @ErikaSkogg) spends most of the year guiding students on photography trips with National...

I Heart My City: Dimitris’s Athens

By I Heart My City It’s hard to find someone who appreciates Athens more than Dimitris Hall. Though he has lived in the Greek capital nearly all of his life, this...

What Cheryl Strayed Can Teach Us

By Don George I recently had the honor and pleasure of hosting an onstage conversation with author Cheryl Strayed at National Geographic headquarters in Washington,...

A Postcard From Colombia’s Final Frontier

By Candace Rose Rardon In the course of researching where I wanted to go in Colombia, the place I looked forward to visiting most was the Guajira Peninsula, a vast,...

Toronto’s Funky West End

By Intelligent Travel Talk to Torontonians, and they will proudly tell you the defining characteristic of their city is its multiethnicity. In Toronto, one of the...

Booker’s Grand Tour of Morocco

By Booker Mitchell Morocco is known for its diversity—of traditions, religions, landscapes, and more. While most travelers are able to spend time in only one region...

12 Things I’d Tell Any New Traveler

By NomadicMatt Hope. Fear. Excitement. Traveling for the first time provided me with wave of conflicting emotions. When I left to travel the world, I didn’t know what...

Seven Perfect Days in Belize

By Costas Christ I have been traveling to Belize every year for more than a decade and am already planning my next trip. Why? As the only English-speaking country in...