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Most people can hold their breath underwater for a few seconds, some for a few minutes. But the Bajau take freedivi… https://t.co/J7yBIh0S9nStep into the sacred underground lairs that bring to life ancient traditions of these beautiful destinations https://t.co/Zd5jVQGzlLThey may not be mermaids, but an encounter with these graceful animals is equally unforgettable. https://t.co/4SHfgCqQYHSee the stunning island nation that's inspired well-known writers to create epic tales https://t.co/5fsTgd3yRm
12/10
2018
"Exploring unknown areas will often bring you great rewards!" writes Your Shot photographer Mikkel Beiter of the ex… https://t.co/xhawE7PBU8Let yourself get lost exploring where the locals go and have an experience you'll never forget https://t.co/EAG1p8UjBxWas this whale trying to save a diver's life? https://t.co/0gubYgdp80We put 40 camera bags to the test so you can pick the perfect one based on your own travel style https://t.co/OgcvEBWWpfTraveling through Europe used to be a rite of passage reserved only for elite aristocrats—now it's fortunately beco… https://t.co/yVMliywYsn-25 degree C temperatures greeted Your Shot photographer Photograph Jose Marvin Evasco on the morning this photo wa… https://t.co/xuNovpbpG9If you cross Croatia off your list after you’ve seen Dubrovnik, you’re missing out on a lot. https://t.co/Lp6ki64Bg0Gingers of the world, unite! https://t.co/i3vYghZImkWith crystal waters of the Adriatic Sea and towering stone stacks to navigate, Croatia is a paddler's playground. https://t.co/MCkS32SriUSome call it creepy, others consider it beautiful—step inside this Gothic church and relive its chilling history to… https://t.co/mdAwkmYx0cFrom pristine alpine lakes to idyllic seaside coves, dive into these spectacular images of water around the globe. https://t.co/M9MGnPAyJtDon't head to the airport without downloading these apps https://t.co/IRp32JhNvP
12/9
2018
Eating soba is said to be a lucky activity, because the slurping noises made while eating the noodles (“tsuru tsuru… https://t.co/hstqvFwAUbNeed a warm getaway? Here are a few ideas https://t.co/a6jsnHpIFJ“When you're 15 feet off the ground over water at night, in a hammock, in Florida, you’re mostly thinking about not… https://t.co/mpscT0ncSVFrom Alaska’s emerald shores to Canada’s ivory snow, discover the Arctic from a bird’s-eye view https://t.co/y5H9qDNW22From rocky cliff vistas to enchanting castles overlooking verdant fields, there's no shortage of incredible scenery… https://t.co/yFYKTwSao3A pair of moose walk across the iconic reflection of the Grand Teton at Schwabacher Landing near Jackson, Wyoming i… https://t.co/eupiJWPyHbHow can anyone rest while perched on a ledge or deep within a cave? See how these explorers and photographers find… https://t.co/Kt1juVJE51Bulgaria is a whirlpool of civilizations—there's so much to see and do here https://t.co/69hSePkY6OLook back at some of this year's greatest stories, from an epic winter attempt to summit K2 to a harrowing escape f… https://t.co/JUWv2vuBZAOften it's the times when we least expect that something delightful appears https://t.co/aElGb6fYQAFind inspiration in these breathtaking scenes of one of nature's most dramatic forces https://t.co/P1JNmwwfm2
12/8
2018
You better watch out... https://t.co/gEwwjZ4z0p1) @NatGeo has a new YouTube show called "Untamed." 2) This episode is called "Hummingbird Battleground." 3) It… https://t.co/us8oordpzp
Retweeted by Nat Geo TravelFor a few days in July of 2012, it was so hot in the Arctic that nearly the entire surface of the Greenland ice she… https://t.co/n18dETRjDKLook up. It's our current Your Shot assignment (closing soon!) and really, it's the most important assignment we ta… https://t.co/whQUxxQyXQThe vast expanses of the arctic tundra appear resplendent with bursts of surprising color in these dramatic aerial… https://t.co/1mf5OA45pvNature lovers and mischief makers alike will delight in these gorgeous bridges https://t.co/y4dJbarUVvA visit to this fascinating city will be anything but ordinary https://t.co/bF0yXq5LKVThe earliest footage of any expedition to the Arctic, captured 115 years ago, shows roving dogs, balloon launches,… https://t.co/GndiwhhmduFrom smoky underground taverns to centuries-old pubs, there's no shortage of good bars in this European city https://t.co/jdGaA9OIPyFrom otherworldly lava fields to crescent-shaped beaches, see some of our favorite aerial shots shared with us by p… https://t.co/Bg26iRmBehWhen the sun goes down, these dazzling landscapes come to life https://t.co/2YEsO5wrbrYou are going to fall in love with these off-the-grid, under-the-radar hamlets https://t.co/tJpD0hEMKn
12/7
2018
Turn your gaze and cross your fingers for this incredible dancing light show https://t.co/06raa9fqwZYour Shot photographer Navin Vasta waited, knee-deep in cold water, until two villagers passing in front of the Taj… https://t.co/XBXaF1by9BBeyond the neon and bustle of any given night in Music City, a live performance is etched into the memory of its au… https://t.co/3CHyIHycmVSummer scenery is luminous in Yellowstone National Park, but under the surface lies an alternate reality. https://t.co/VNZqUiNDK9We've got an entire travel bucket list based on delicious local dishes https://t.co/o6L3c2cJCALet the wonder of these magical photos transport you to far-flung destinations across the world https://t.co/gc9QmIo5wbTimes may have changed since these scenes were captured, but the awe-inspiring beauty of Yellowstone's roaring wate… https://t.co/KDhYzbB0khWhile the Taj Mahal is certainly a must-see, India has so many other cultural and natural wonders to explore https://t.co/OPXGai4z1GPiercing yellow eyes draw your attention to this great grey owl—photographed on a snowy day in Quebec by Serge Chen… https://t.co/fccMH7RWwdThese dogs just can't be bound by a backyard fence https://t.co/9oGjeJA7FH
12/6
2018
Love penguins? You could join Bertie Gregory on a National Geographic Expedition to South Georgia Island and get a… https://t.co/ogWpppOYxBThe purple tea, however, is only one of the many wonders this unusual island group has to offer https://t.co/9GlPRMZ5iaSet among meadows, marshy banks, and lapping waters, the fantastic structures that make up Kizhi Pogost create a fa… https://t.co/4Yr4nwuVJ9To capture these shots and others, National Geographic photographers climbed high and dove deep this year—and the r… https://t.co/ht6nZISNJc“Lake Irwin has got to be one of the prettiest campgrounds I’ve ever stayed at,” writes Your Shot photographer Ben… https://t.co/60D1bWxvcEDive into these picture-perfect journeys https://t.co/eGRsxTx4L6Despite its small size, Switzerland boasts more than its fair share of dramatic scenery https://t.co/nauM7gHn0RPacked with national parks and loaded with pristine landscapes, it's not hard to see why Alaska is one of the world… https://t.co/rJIir1IBcyWhy not step outside of the ordinary the next time you book a hotel? https://t.co/NebWwr6E9KFor some festive fanatics, a good light display is worth the travel https://t.co/PxR9NfI3hBLast week on Instagram, we asked you to vote for your favorite National Geographic photo of the year. More than a m… https://t.co/3cpGEDAVxkWhat do you think was harder here: getting in or getting out? (Either way, thanks Your Shot photographer Jasper Iva… https://t.co/qOJmCoCD4F
12/5
2018
In many cities, biking is really the best way of getting around—and a perfect way to sightsee, too https://t.co/tFDQUIllXeWhat new places are you most excited to see in 2019? https://t.co/ceiTpYfiJbA quest to uncover the storied queen weaves through spiritual and natural wonders of Ethiopia's highlands https://t.co/1h2mbvsXlPExperience the beauty of Nova Scotia’s natural landscapes along this epic coastal drive https://t.co/fuwESzsOQB #sponsored @ExploreCanadaLive like a queen or a king amid the stunning landscape of this emerald country https://t.co/DHFLAcrr0bSend your imagination to distant lands with this reading list https://t.co/pp9mILKCpaThese skyscraping peaks will inspire your next great adventure. https://t.co/9jBbinerltDespite legal protections for sea lions, fishermen resort to lethal force to keep them from stealing their catch https://t.co/VXseerEUXeDust off those binoculars, sky-watchers! December is set to deliver a spectacular set of celestial presents to pati… https://t.co/AHTHPZQ6iKAs the December holiday season begins, sky-watchers around the world will receive some early celestial gifts, inclu… https://t.co/4fIARluWmg“I was completely freaking out with the landscape. The idea of being with my three friends surfing in the Arctic Ci… https://t.co/DQlp1pecEE“I was completely freaking out with the landscape. The idea of being with my three friends surfing in the Arctic Ci… https://t.co/1ZdEq2fj8W
12/4
2018
Hula is a sacred dance, where "movements need to be as precise as a bolt of Hawaiian sunlight but as soft as a trop… https://t.co/qyvhHWvNLvEnjoy the solitude, slow pace, and pristine wilderness of a less-traveled coastal route #sponsored @ExploreCanada https://t.co/pPOnEkcgZ0Help us caption this image by #YourShot photographer Agnish Dey: https://t.co/8vXd7XzwxX https://t.co/hPYx22G6h3
Retweeted by Nat Geo TravelThese spectacular stretches of sand are not to be missed. https://t.co/F4CTCQvLiZWelcome to the land of dazzling rainbows, majestic waterfalls and sandy shorelines https://t.co/LBjDEHGd9gThese beautiful trees are dying en masse along parts of the coast as the planet warms https://t.co/SiDIyjLZm0Pumas, or “ghosts of the Andes,” are one of the most elegant animals photographer Ingo Arndt has ever seen—and the… https://t.co/CdhyfJgg6NJagged spires of rock erupt from a blanket of snow in this dramatic scene capture in the Dolomites by Your Shot pho… https://t.co/fEaSzC7kF1Expand your horizons with these gorgeous spots that veer off the traditional tourist track https://t.co/6d2tza1XWy
12/3
2018
If the Sentinelese are "pacified" in the wake of the death of an American missionary, they may suffer the same fate… https://t.co/AIhGgsOVnNIn Cabárceno Natural Park in Northern Spain, photographer Xavier Ortega captured this moment of a mother bear prote… https://t.co/iiYLNuXC8zIt’s a journey that starts two billion years ago, when the basement rocks that make up North America were forming—a… https://t.co/y7jLX94TktTravel the world through these unbelievable images https://t.co/crfTDKqVYiHow would you feel about standing ten feet away from an intercontinental ballistic missile? https://t.co/RqFEchgOiwWhoa https://t.co/X2kDDNRHlKThe paintings are similar to what you might see from the window of a plane, and yet better than any possible real-w… https://t.co/2ybulxVx7zCape Cod knew it could happen any day, but reality has set in https://t.co/7mQIxaJ94vWhat does it take to be an adventure photographer? These talented women are showing how it’s done. https://t.co/XAFbaG7ZA1As the first and only women to work as official porters on the Inca Trail, these trailblazing Peruvians have conque… https://t.co/gREiekhUj9Luckily, it’s not hard to find a hot, fresh tortilla in Mexico City https://t.co/8PiYCoH90g
12/2
2018
Tightrope walking, says local lore, originated not as entertainment but as a practical way to get across the gorges… https://t.co/W9xME24Sk1One secret of Machu Picchu: much of the impressive stuff is totally invisible. https://t.co/wF4PzIAponPhotos reveal life inside this flamboyant city-state with its skyscrapers and man-made islands, where over 90 perce… https://t.co/Mgl6d1A9B3From the green sands of Kourou, French Guiana, to party-party Ipanema, every beach in South America offers lessons… https://t.co/eEqt91ZnngThough they can be fierce and destructive, summer storms can be pretty beautiful, too. https://t.co/hfe16ebfXHFrom the ice sheets of Greenland to the deserts of Arizona, many of the world’s landscapes have been dramatically t… https://t.co/xddWN5yN1vDelight in the luminous pleasures and wild wonders of these stone-rimmed jungle pools. https://t.co/J0vGqW1lPS
12/1
2018

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