Adam Quirke

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515 Travel Experts (Including Me) Choose The World's 50 Best Journeys: Do You Agree?

What resulted is a collection of the top 50 trips every traveler can aspire to in their lifetime, a guide to diverse and dynamic adventures and activities in some of the most stunning and culturally-rich lands on the planet.<p>As you read, you’ll be tempted to travel to massive icebergs in Antarctica, …

National Parks

If You Download These 5 Apps, You Probably Don't Need a Travel Agent

Confession: I love planning a vacation almost as much as I enjoy actually being on vacation. From scouting out the best hotel deals to reading up on …

Apps

10 Awesome Treks an Average Person Can Do

Hiking. Trekking. Tramping. It’s called many things depending on where you hail from. While some may think it’s necessary to live near the mountains …

Hiking

Six Books that Will Change the Way You Think

Malcolm Gladwell, Susan Cain, Adam Grant, and Daniel Pink have selected the six Spring Finalist books for the Next Big Idea Club.<p>The votes are in! …

Black Lives Matter

Crossfit Mobility Drills That Every Athlete Should be Doing!

Crossfit mobility drills are essential to keep your movement patterns effective and your body healthy.<p>1. Deep lunge with rotation<br>2. Standing Hip …

Workouts

Shocking then and now photos reveal what 100 years of climate change has done to Arctic glaciers.

bring back some memories<p>8 July 2018<p>36 notes<p>Arctic<br>• nature<br>• history<br>• then and now<br>• photography<br>• landscape<br>• nostalgia<br>• vintage<br>• 1900s<p>Shocking then and now photos …

Global Warming

Low-level disruption: 6 ways to stop the rot

The following could be mind-bogglingly obvious to many readers but I present here strategies I’ve used over the years to combat that most frustrating …

Teaching

'Think And Grow Rich' Motivational OG Napoleon Hill's 12 Riches Of Life

True story: The year was 2005 and I was waiting in a hotel lobby in Denver to meet a client. I had a name but not a face.<p>A man hurried into the lobby, scanned the room, and came up to me. Obviously, he had a name but not a face.<p>“Are you Rich?” he asked.<p>I shrugged. “I make a good living,” I said.<p>He …

Motivation

9 Companies That Want You to Travel — and Will Pay You to Do It

These companies really help you customize your work-life balance.<p>Believe it or not, there are some companies that will actually help their employees …

Tourism

The six best Italian road trips and where to stay on route

Amalfi Coast<p>imageBROKER/REX/Shutterstock<p>Known for its dramatic bluffs, pastel-hued villages, and cliff-hugging roads, the Amalfi Coast is arguably …

Italy

This leg workout shreds every muscle in your lower body

01<p>Kettlebell goblet squat<p><b>Sets:</b> 3 / <b>Reps:</b> 10 / <b>Rest:</b> 60<p>Stand with your legs slightly wider than shoulder-width apart, clasping a kettlebell in each hand …

Workouts

Trips of a Lifetime

Jessica Sample<p>Santorini<p>If there were ever a place that could get by on its looks, it would be this Greek isle. Whitewashed cave houses framed by …

Hot Springs

The Best Websites for Finding a Private Campsite

The sharing economy of Uber and Airbnb has come to camping. These sites connect you to private lands where you can camp.<p>1. Tentrr<p>Ideal for new campers, or folks looking for built-in comfort, Tentrr sites include a 10-by-12-foot canvas tent with a queen-size cot, fire pit, drinking water, sun …

tentrr

The Best Adventure Podcast You Should Be Listening To

Growing up in Anchorage, Alaska, Evan Phillips had front-row seats to the wild. From age 16 to 27, he ventured from peak to peak, often guiding on the 20,310-foot Denali, as well as climbing in the Canadian Rockies, the American Southwest, and Aconcagua, in Argentina. So it seemed natural that when …

Mountaineering

The Best Fitness Accessories of 2018

Details matter when it comes to keeping workouts fresh.<p>Vans Slide On Sandals ($30)<p>Molded footbeds provide ample arch support for all-day comfort, but who are we kidding? Vans’ classic checkerboard pattern is the real draw here, and a source of street cred as you stroll to and from a lap-pool …

9 Travel Apps That Will Save Money

With so many apps on the market today it can be difficult to find the best. Luckily, we sifted and sorted to find the top money-saving (and even …

Everything You Need to Know to Trek Patagonia's Torres Del Paine

As we crested the rise of John Gardner Pass, our breath was taken away — and not just from Patagonia’s famous fierce wind. Below us lay the …

9 Best Investment Books for Beginners

Investing can't be taught in a day. But with the right teachings, developing an introductory understanding to the do's and don'ts of investing may be …

18 brilliant ways to save money on travel from people who do it all the time

1/<p>1. Look for flights on a private browser tab.<p>Photo courtesy of Gloria Atanmo<p>"One of the easiest and most-effective ways to save money on flight …

If You're Planning on Starting the Keto Diet, You Need These 11 Must Haves From Amazon!

We get it, committing to a new diet can be a scary task. Especially if you're trying the keto diet. Short for ketogenic, this superpopular weight-loss regimen consists of eating low-carb and high-fat foods, which ultimately helps burn more fat. In addition to having the perfect grocery list, we …

Nutrition

5 Bloat-Fighting Smoothie Recipes You Should Make This Week For A Flat Stomach

The jeans you wore last week suddenly seem a tad too tight in the waist. You can blame the dryer, but it’s probably your eating habits. When your …

Sea To Sky Pack – A Backpack For Adventuring

The Sea To Sky Backpack stands out from the crowd. It will hold all of your important things, just like all of the others on the market, but this one …

This Famous Airline Is Hiring Jet Pilots With Literally No Experience and Training Them for Free (but Only for 12 More Days)

You might think the one thing you'd want in a jet pilot is experience. But this famous airline has another idea.<p>Wanted: Commercial jet airline pilots. No experience necessary. But you have only 12 days to apply.<p>That's literally the pitch right now for aspiring pilots who'd like to work for …

Aviation

The MATADOR Intermittent Diet

A Science-Approved Plan for Sustainable Fat Loss<p>Here's what you need to know...<p>The majority of diets don't work for long. Hunger pangs plague you, …

These Are the Biggest Travel Trends of 2018, According to Pinterest

If you’re like us, you’re probably dreaming of your next beach vacation the moment you step off the plane from your last one.<p>And where do we go when …

Grasshopper, a learn-to-code app from Google’s Area 120 incubator, goes live

Google’s internal incubator, Area 120, is today releasing its next creation: a learn-to-code mobile app for beginners called Grasshopper. At launch, the app teaches would-be coders how to write JavaScript, via short lessons on their iPhone or Android device. The goal is to get coders proficient in …

Android News

Five big watch releases for 2018

From a seriously well-priced Tudor to a limited edition Hublot with some surprising features, Watches of Switzerland picks the year's standout new …

10 Easy Chicken and Rice Dinners

Chicken and rice, chicken and rice, there isn't a dinner that's quite as nice!<p>These 10 chicken and rice dinners check off all the boxes: They're not …

Shifting from Passive to Active Learning

“<i>Nothing could be more absurd than an experiment in which computers are placed in a classroom where nothing else is changed.</i>” - Seymour Papert <br>When …

I Can’t Believe I Didn’t Invent This Simple Backpacking Chair

I don’t think I’ve ever been so excited, so pleasantly surprised by a chair before, that I actually let out a “yew!” when I sat down until I …

Backpacking