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About asalvesen

Anis Salvesen is an avid traveler, polyglot and foodie. She travels a couple times a year to Europe and when home in the Bay Area takes as many weekend trips as she can. Her dream is to set foot on all 7 continents. She's the marketing manager at

16 Amazing Heart Shapes in Nature Around the World [PICS]

One of the most magical things about travel is the amazing sights you can see around the world. For Valentine’s Day, we found 16 amazing heart shapes created by Mother Nature. Great Barrier Reef, Australia Photo by: Holger Leue Santorini, … Continue reading

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Food Adventures from Intrepid Travel – a Foodie Traveler’s Dream Come True

If you love food and travel, then you’ll be excited to learn about Intrepid Travel’s new Food Adventures.   Whether you’re looking to sample the real local cuisine or to immerse yourself in a more in-depth exploration of the region’s … Continue reading

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Best New Orleans Eateries for Foodies

Headed to New Orleans soon?  Whether you’re visiting New Orleans for the Super Bowl or Mardi Gras, you’ll want to take advantage of all the city has to offer.  And one of the best ways to do that:  sample some … Continue reading

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Must-See: Top Travel Destinations Around the World in 2013

What are the top destinations for 2013? We combined the data from searches on Tripping with the top travel destination picks from National Geographic, Travel Channel, Lonely Planet, Budget Travel, The New York Times,  Conde Nast Traveller, and to … Continue reading

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Top Things to Do in Berlin

Berlin is filled with exciting neighborhoods, amazing architecture and fascinating bits of history waiting to be explored.  If you’re headed there, you’ll have endless possibilities for things to do and see, but if you’re short on time and need to … Continue reading

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Most Beautiful Holiday Lights Around the World

From Manila to Monaco to Medellin, we’ve rounded up the most beautiful holiday lights around the world.  Take a look! The Falkirk wheel in Scotland dressed up with Christmas lights. Orthodox Metropolitan cathedral in Cluj, Transylvania, Romania Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree … Continue reading

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12 Places to Visit on 12-12-12

It’s 12-12-12, a day when not only do Europeans and Americans write the date in exactly the same way, but also the last triple date for almost a century (won’t occur again until January 1, 2101). We’ve rounded up some … Continue reading

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Cities to Celebrate New Years 2013

Some believe the world will end on December 21,2012.  We found the top cities to visit before the end of the world. And if it doesn’t end, they’re great places to welcome 2013! Where would you go? You can start … Continue reading

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Caño Cristales: The River of Five Colors

Caño Cristales is a river in Colombia known as “The Liquid Rainbow,” “The River of Five colors,” and even “The Most Beautiful River in the World.” During most of the year, it looks pretty much like any other river.  But … Continue reading

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10 Places to See Before the End of the World on December 21, 2012

Based on the Mayan calendar, some believe the world will end on December 21, 2012.  Will it happen?  Well, just in case, here are some places you’ll want to consider visiting before the end of days. And if the world … Continue reading

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