Photograph by Christopher Herwig/Getty Images
Astana, the new capital of Kazakhstan, is brash and grandiose—and wildly attractive to young strivers seeking success.
After the Soviet Union collapsed, so did the brown bear population of the Kamchatka Peninsula.
Have a "Kodiak" moment with the awe-inspiring brown bear. Find out what these omnivorous giants eat to prepare for hibernation.
2014 Traveler Photo Contest
See all the winning images from the 2014 Traveler Photo Contest.