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Still deciding on where your next vacation should be? Well, here are some breathtaking destinations from around the world that are sure to bring out the travel geek in you, starting with Antelope Canyon, USA. It's located on Navajo land near Page, Arizona. Antelope Canyon includes two separate, photogenic slot canyon sections, referred to individually as Upper Antelope Canyon or The Crack; and Lower Antelope Canyon or The Corkscrew. Continue reading for more.

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French duo and Soul Flyers World Champions Fred Fugen, along with partner Vince Reffet, took the first leap off The Burj Khalifa, 828 meters tall, on Monday April 21, 2014, claiming the new Guinness World Record Title of the "Highest Base Jump from the Tallest Building", exhibiting their astonishing base jumping skills. This jump was only made possible with the construction of a 3 X 1 meter platform at the very top of the pinnacle and was an immense task in itself. Continue reading for the video and more information.

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At first glance, this may appear to be a futuristic, computer-generated home from an upcoming sci-fi movie, but it's actually just the Iniala Beach House in Phuket, Thailand. It was designed by architectural studio A-cero and boasts high-quality polycarbonate furniture for the sleek seamless look. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of what it's actually like to be a Blue Angel.

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Photographer Olivier Grunewald loves exploring of volcanoes, and there was one in particular that caught is eye. So, he set out to Kawah Ijen, a volcano near East Java, Indonesia, that seeming spews a blue liquid. This happens because it constantly leaks sulfurous gases and then condenses into liquid sulfur to create surreal glowing liquid that streams down the sides of the volcano in a spectacle of light. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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After leaving Southampton on 10 April 1912, Titanic called at Cherbourg in France and Queenstown (now Cobh) in Ireland before heading westwards towards New York.[2] On 14 April 1912, four days into the crossing and about 375 miles (600 km) south of Newfoundland, she hit an iceberg at 11:40 pm ship's time. Just under two hours after Titanic foundered, the Cunard liner RMS Carpathia arrived on the scene of the sinking, where she brought aboard an estimated 705 survivors. Continue reading for more.

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Researchers at FareCompare conducted a number of studies proving "that the best time to buy airline tickets and shop for travel (domestically) is Tuesday at 3pm Eastern - yes shopping on Tuesday is the the best time to buy airline tickets, but be careful as most of these discounted airfare are pulled on Thursdays, so your probably paying too much if buying on the weekends." Click here to view the first image in this week's WINS gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of what could quite possibly be the best sports interview yet.

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Photographer Reginald Van de Velde didn't go to Japan for the normal tourist attractions, but rather for the sole purpose of exploring its abandoned theme parks. According to Velde, "The Land of the Rising Sun is cramped with derelict goodies, and they're on a scale you've never seen before." Above, we have a picture of a roller coaster from the Disneyland-inspired Nara Dreamland. Continue reading for more.

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What you're looking at above is the island of Ellioaey, the Iceland's third largest island, with an area of 0.45 square km in area. It was formed by a volcanic eruption approximately 5,000-6,000 thousand years, and accessible with a rope on its lower east side after taking a boat from the mainland. As for wildlife, there are a few lonesome cattle to keep you company on the island and thousands of sea birds that use it for a nesting site. Continue reading for more.

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While this isn't a mystical place in an upcoming animated feature, the train you see is actually called the "Cherry Blossom Express". According to Discovering Korea, an estimated 340,000 cherry trees bloom each spring in the coastline town of Jinhae. This particular photo was taken at Gyeonghwa Station in South Korea where trains pass through and is neighbored by Seongjusa Station to the north and Jinhae Station to the south. Continue reading for more.

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Do you remember the first time that you experienced a roller coaster? If so, you probably realize by now that it can be a thrill at any age, especially if you've waited nearly eight decades for the experience. Meet Ria Van den Brand, a 78-year-old grandmother from the Netherlands who took her first coaster ride recently. Continue reading for the video and more information.

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