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Where to travel next based on your favorite destinations

1/<p>If you loved New Zealand, try Nepal<p>Were you drawn in by the hiking trails and too-beautiful-to-describe landscapes of New Zealand? If so, then book …

European Travel

11 Best Countries That Actually Love Having American Tourists

One of the strangest sensations when traveling abroad as an American is the heightened sense of your American-ness. That I’m-from-anywhere accent you …

When Winter Never Ends

How five days in February reveal what Seattle's signing of Ichiro cannot. The future Hall of Famer is haunted by the life he can't escape.<p><i>This story</i> …

Blade Runner

Which country has the best food?

<b>(CNN) —</b> We love to write about food. We love to celebrate the good stuff and lambaste the bad.<p>This is our take on some of the best food cultures and destinations, but of course it's subjective. It's time to find out once and for all, which cuisine is king as you plan where you'll travel next.<p>10. …

Michelle Obama

The Things You Should Never Do Abroad, According to the U.S. State Department (Video)

Insider tips on how to avoid getting in trouble and what to do if you already are.<p>Countries can vary when it comes to their regulations and …

These Two Interview Questions Accurately Predict Job Success | Inc.com

The problem starts by using laundry lists of skills and competencies to screen candidates and then asking a hodgepodge of supposedly clever questions to confirm the interviewer's initial biased reaction to the candidate. These emotional feelings are then voted on using thumbs with the biggest thumb …

Employment

There’s a Fake Paris in China and the Side by Side Photos are Eerie

<i>Paris Syndrome</i> is a photo series by François Prost that explores the bizarre similarities between Paris and a Chinese replica of Paris called …

France

The Little-known Type of Airline Ticket That Can Take You Around the World on a Budget (Video)

There’s a little-known type of airline ticket that could help travelers on a budget circumnavigate the globe.<p>A round-the-world ticket — sometimes …

American Airlines

Myteepi watches over your home, even without power or Wi-Fi

The neat-looking gadget houses sensors to track motion, temperature and humidity in your home, and can run off of two AA batteries for up to eight months.<p>Filling your smart home with sensors capable of collecting environmental data makes plenty of sense, and the Myteepi Woody, a sensor-packed …

Home Automation

Got allergies? The Sensio Air will learn what makes you sneezy

The Sensio Air detects allergens such as grass, pollen and dust, then works with an app to track your symptoms and warn you when your allergies could act up.<p>It looked like a small, bronze submarine on display at the CES tech show in Las Vegas. But the Sensio Air wants to be the silver bullet …

Biomedicine

This Crazy New Optical Illusion Shows if You Have 'Curvature Blindness'

We are freaking out.<p>Everybody loves a good optical illusion - and this newly discovered perception trick has us questioning how we see the world …

Noon makes your lights smart without a single smart bulb

Smart lights can be a huge convenience, but too many still fail the most basic test: can you turn them on and off with a light switch, without messing everything up?<p>So instead of making smart lights, a new startup named Noon has decided to make smart light switches — transforming your regular …

Home Depot

WeekenGO

CITY<p>SOCIAL<p>ACTIVITIES<p>SAFETY AND TOLERANCE<p>BEST FOR...<p>1<p>London<p>United …

How to Write Well: 10 Timeless Rules From Legendary Ad Exec David Ogilvy

Writing is easy. Most people can do it. If you’re reading this, you can write.But can you write <i> well</i>? Does your writing connect with people? Does it …

Creative Writing

Scientists have discovered this drug fixes cavities and regrows teeth

Goodbye, Fillings<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called Tideglusib. Developed …

The 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America, According to OpenTable

The restaurant reservations website's users helped compile this list of eateries with the best views.<p>Today, OpenTable released their list of the most …

Salt Lake City

There's A Sustainable Energy Source You've Never Heard Of And It Could Power Most Of The USA

It could even be better than solar and wind.<p>By now we’re all familiar with the likes of solar and wind power as alternatives to using up …

These are the world's 20 cheapest countries to visit (and the five most expensive)

Sri Lanka

Elon Musk has a simple plan to power the US entirely on renewable energy

With all the talk in the US about bringing back coal and opening more oil reserves, it can be discouraging for those of us dreaming of a sustainable …

13 things mentally strong people don't do

Mental strength isn't often reflected in what you do. It's usually seen in what you don't do.<p>In her book "13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do," …

Self-help

15 Most Photogenic Places In the World You Must Visit

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some …

5 Best Things To Do in the Caribbean Island of Bonaire

If you're looking for the best diving in the Caribbean, look no further than Bonaire. This island paradise is located north of Venezuela, and is next …

Scuba Diving

12 unhealthy foods that doctors avoid

You've heard this hundreds of times before, but it's still true and it's still important: The foods you eat on a daily basis will make a big difference in your future. Eating well not only helps you maintain a healthy weight— it can also help you stave off a number of chronic conditions, like heart …

Nutrition

How to create stylish lighting

Take a good look around a room in your house. What is missing? Are your best features on display or lurking in the shadows? It’s time we focused less on changing our paint colours or furniture and switched our attention to our lights.<p>“Lighting is a hidden and much underestimated tool,” says Sally …

Life after wartime: Nicaragua transitions to adventure tourism

Sledding at top speed down a live volcano is not something I would ever choose to do on vacation. But we were traveling in Nicaragua with our teenage kids, and volcano sledding was their No. 1 choice of excursions.<p>As I flew down the steep pebbly face of the black volcano astride a rustic wooden …

Central America

Guatemala for first-timers

With its diverse indigenous culture, rich Maya heritage and colonial charm, Guatemala is an intoxicating adventure for both the jaded and novice traveler. That said, visiting for the first time can be a daunting experience. Embassy warnings, economic hardships and a bewildering range of things to …

South America

MARK YUSKO: 'The US is going to have a crash and it will be massive'

In his keynote speech, Mark Yusko, CIO of Morgan Creek Capital Management, outlined where he sees the biggest opportunities and risks for investors are today.<p>Mark began with the big story of the SIC 2017 — demographics.<p>He believes that efforts to generate growth through fiscal stimulus and tax cuts …

Markets

IBM's Watson 'is a joke,' says Social Capital CEO Palihapitiya

IBM isn't at the forefront of artificial intelligence, Social Capital CEO and founder Chamath Palihapitiya told CNBC on Monday, and he certainly …

Value of Miles: How Much Frequent Flyer Miles are Really Worth

What is the value of miles and points by airline, hotel and credit card program? Miles used to be thought to be worth 2 cents. I think that …

Frequent-flyer Programs

A Morocco desert adventure in 20 stunning images

BEFORE AND AFTER my trip into the Moroccan desert I spent some time in Marrakech. As a photographer, everywhere I looked was a photo opportunity. …

Travel