Editor's Choice

The best travel and destination articles for any trip you may be taking, or highlights on places and events in your community, as chosen by the editors at First to Know.

20 Freakin’ Cool Staircases from Around the Globe

Explore the most inspired staircases you'll ever see.
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10 Tips for Traveling Alone & Having the Time of Your Life

This is a MUST READ if you're thinking about taking a trip by yourself or if you just need a bit of inspiration for the day.

Cha-Ching! Cities with the Most Gold Diggers

Find out which cities have the most gold diggers, where the women are actively pursuing married wealthy men.

Gay Pride 2014 Parades and Festivals Guide

A complete guide to your summer Pride season.
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The ‘Do It for Denmark Campaign’ Has Us Shocked & Rolling on the Floor

This has to be one of they funkiest contests we've ever heard of!

Shh! ‘Confessions’ Don’t Stay Hidden in Las Vegas

A new art project called Confessions at the Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas is letting people open up about their secrets and sins.
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Edinburgh Travel Guide: History, Food & Harry Potter’s Spirit

Did you know there's a connection between Edinburgh and Harry Potter? There is, and our writer discovered it all on in the second part of her trip to Scotland.
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Edinburgh Travel Guide: Living a Fantasy with Sir Richard Branson

Sometimes, travel surpasses your expectations, such as when our writer was flown to Edinburgh to meet Sir Richard Branson. Check out her travel guide and photos on FTK.
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Performing in Cirque du Soleil – Where the Greatest Challenge Doesn’t Come from Those...

Meet Olli Torkkel, a former gymnast who took his skill into Cirque du Soleil's Grande Chapiteau and found a dream come true.