Princess Diana: Her life and legacy

Princess Diana remains a beloved figure more than 20 years after her untimely death. See more photos of the British icon and the legacy she left behind. Terence Donovan/Camera Press/ReduxDiana, seen here on her first birthday, was born Diana Frances Spencer on July 1, 1961. She was born into a

The mud volcano capital of the world

Editor's Note — Editor's Note — CNN Travel's series often carry sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy.(CNN) — Stretching to the horizon, the gray-white earth rises in peaks like a well-whipped meringue petrified

Jam-packed island running out of space

Santa Cruz del Islote, Colombia (CNN) — From a distance, it's hard at first to determine what Santa Cruz del Islote actually is. Rising from the sea, the island -- one of the most densely populated in the world -- appears to be floating.In fact, Santa Cruz -- located in

16 of the world’s best coastlines

(CNN) — Coastlines are one of the most alluring of our planet's geographical features. The clash of land and water is often mesmerizing, as are the plants, animals and human activities that flourish along a shore. In classic novella "Heart of Darkness," seafaring author Joseph Conrad wrote that all coasts