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May 28, 2013
Now that summer is here, what better time to plan a vacation? Whether or not you venture near or far from your current city, take a look at these six beautiful and lively destinations to inspire your adventurous side.
vancouver canada mid rises coast mountains

With its proximity to both water and mountains, Vancouver makes for a wonderful getaway destination.

Photo by: João Canziani

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hong kong china victoria peak view downtown

Just one of the many vantage points to view the expanding city of Hong Kong, this peak overlooks the cities skyscrapers 1,810 feet above and offers 360 degree views. Photo by: Andrew Rowat

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reykjavik iceland waterfront

The captivating and colorful cityscape of Reykjavik, Iceland is composed of both traditional and contemporary architecture. Photo by: Jesse Chehak

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istanbul turkey galata tower city view

The view from the Galata Tower in Istanbul, Turkey overlooks the Galata bridge and an assortment of rooftops which are nestled along the edge of the Beyoglu district. Photo by: Cristóbal Palma

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tallinn estonia aerial

The stretching skyline of Estonia's capital and energy efficient city sits along the Baltic Sea, offering a mixture of contemporary art nouveau and industrial architecture. Photo by: Jens Passoth

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los angeles downtown towers

From cultural hot spots and contemporary museums to sprawling beaches, there is always something to do in the city of Los Angeles. Photo by: Noah Webb

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vancouver canada mid rises coast mountains

With its proximity to both water and mountains, Vancouver makes for a wonderful getaway destination.

Photo by: João Canziani

Photo by João Canziani.

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