It might be hard to resist planning a trip to these parks once you see them from above.
It might be hard to resist planning a trip to these parks once you see them from above

See Incredible Photos of National Parks from Space

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Grozdana Maric Manalo
We're on location in Russia during the Confederation Cup! Today, take a tour of former Russian dictator Joseph Stalin's dacha—and learn why he chose green for the color of his mansion.
Ronny George
Fernando Gregori
Wendy Kingsley-Resler
"If following a dirt track is a kind of prayer—the hypnotizing rhythm of feet and breath an ancient song—some trails are true religious pilgrimages, routes laid down by the faithful."
If following a dirt track is a kind of prayerthe hypnotizing rhythm

6 Spiritual Adventures to Challenge the Mind and Body

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Ana Topalovic
Diane Ricard
Rachel Dillon
If you're more interested in a crisp clean pool than a salty ocean, these spots have your name written all over them.
If youre more interested in a crisp clean pool than a salty

Dive Into These 11 Unbelievable Swimming Pools

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Cindy Martel
This chaotic cityscape captures what life is often like in Kathmandu, the second largest metropolis in Nepal, and home to over 1.4 million people.
Arne Peeters
Gaurab Tewari
Sangla Thongdee
On #NationalSelfieDay, we turn the lens on our globe-trotting photographers who say "hi" from assignments all over the world.
On NationalSelfieDay we turn the lens on our globetrotting photographers who say

21 National Geographic Selfies for #NationalSelfieDay

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Whether you're on a shoe-string budget or ready to treat yourself, get inspired on this first day of summer for your next big trip.
Whether youre on a shoestring budget or ready to treat yourself get

Best Summer Trips 2017

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The Vacation Lifestyle
Happy solstice! Welcome in the summer days with these delightful sights that mark the season.
Happy solstice Welcome in the summer days with these delightful sights that

Your Best Summer Trips Pictures

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Ģertrūde Orbidāne
Amy Federowicz
The rich history of India's Hindu and Buddhist communities adds an extra dimension to a visit to Varanasi, where ancient sites and thriving cultures continue to draw visitors today.
The rich history of Indias Hindu and Buddhist communities adds an extra

Where to See the World's Holiest Sites

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Discover Chania
These sites around the globe reveal histories of death, indignity, and destruction—and a chance to reflect and learn from the past.
These sites around the globe reveal histories of death indignity and destructionand

Eerie Photos of 'Dark Tourism' Sites Around the World

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Discover Chania
Helena Horowicz
David Coleman
Find out why the summer solstice is the Northern Hemisphere's longest day of the year and learn how it connects us to ancient civilizations, like the Egyptians, Mayans and the Incas.
Find out why the summer solstice is the Northern Hemispheres longest day

Everything You Need To Know About The Summer Solstice

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Surinder Sondhi
Maureen Cannon Cassulo
Newly developed parks, an array of cultural events, and a growing restaurant scene are making life in Prague better for locals and tourists alike. Learn more: [ Natgeo.com Link ]
Charlene J Snider
Jesse Sanchez
Pamela Huffmire Austin
Some potentially promising news for the environmentally conscious jet-setters out there.
Some potentially promising news for the environmentally conscious jetsetters out there

Air Travel Could Get Greener Even as Flights Double

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Can you think of a better way to connect with nature than falling asleep in the arms of a tree? [ Natgeo.com Link ]
Upventures Tree Climbing & Tree Camping
Siok Lieng Liem
Laysa Capoville
Can you tell what these laborers in Bangladesh are picking? Hint: you might use them to make a dish by the same name.
Can you tell what these laborers in Bangladesh are picking Hint you

2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

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Is A. Bell
Ortrud Torti
Ömer Yurtsever
Whether you're looking for conical hills, a surreal rainbow limestone landscape, or sparkling Himalayan lakes, you’ll find it here.
Whether youre looking for conical hills a surreal rainbow limestone landscape or

7 Stunning Natural Wonders in Asia

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Amélie Corne
Uma Chidambaram
Nax Mussbaumer
We are LIVE at the New River Gorge Bridge in West Virginia, one of the stops on our Mountain State road trip: [ Nationalgeographic.com Link ]
Sonja Pander
Gayle Thompson Angel Ballard
Bill Jones
These vibrant cultures were slaying their fashion game long before the runway was invented.
These vibrant cultures were slaying their fashion game long before the runway was invented

Striking Photos of Cultural Fashions You Have to See

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Sylvia Schmidt
Jennifer Malet
Victor Pretkus
From the spectacularly scenic Monongahela National Forest to the small town vibe of Charleston, you'll find it all in the Mountain State.
From the spectacularly scenic Monongahela National Forest to the small town vibe

The Ultimate West Virginia Road Trip

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Carla Hunt
Diana Kelley Behrman
Jim Mitchell
A lightning storm crashes down in Saskatchewan, Canada in one of our top picks this week. Don't forget to submit yours before time's up on 6/30.
A lightning storm crashes down in Saskatchewan Canada in one of our

2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

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