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12 Terrific Things to do in Copenhagen | The Planet D

We had two and a half days to explore Copenhagen, and the one thing we learned was that we wanted more! There's a lot of things to do in Copenhagen, …

There Are No Roads in This Town, Just Waterways

Giethoorn, Holland is the kind of city that storybook scenes are made of. Here's why: There are no roads. Instead, the entire city is linked by a …

25 incredible hikes to take in your lifetime

We've put together a collection of some of the world's most breathtaking hikes.<p>From the Kalalau Trail in Hawaii to trekking the volcanic Tongariro Northern Circuit of New Zealand, here are 25 hikes everyone should take in their lifetime.

Spotify told us the top 20 songs people listen to in the shower — here they are

At a conference earlier this week, Ek revealed that there are 39,000 active playlists named "Shower." And these playlists get 550,000 streams every day. (No pun intended).<p>But what songs are these people listening to in the shower?<p>Business Insider reached out to Spotify to find out which songs go …

Where immigrants are welcomed, and reviled, across Europe

The refugee crisis in Europe has served, among other things, to highlight the stark contrast between EU countries on their immigration policies. The responses to a record-breaking 500,000 migrants moving into Europe this year have ranged from open-armed acceptance to “Muslims not welcome.”<p>What …

Pew Research Center

A Little Boy Who Lived In A Box Gave Sweden's Queen A New Mission

How cool is Queen Silvia of Sweden?<p>Back in 1976, superstar band ABBA congratulated her on her marriage to Swedish King Carl Gustaf with a performance of their hit song <i>Dancing Queen</i> on Swedish TV.<p>In the 1990s, she took up a cause many found too disturbing for anyone, much less a queen, to talk about …

8 Warning Signs That You'll Never Save Money For Travel

I hear lots of people talking about how they wished they could save money to travel or they wished they didn't have so many bills. Maybe they're banking on winning the lottery to get them going.<p>It's easy to get caught up in this belief, thinking people who travel are so much luckier than you are …

Sweden abounds in moose, cheering the country’s passionate hunters but not its agriculture and forestry sectors which say profits are being munched away<p>A mild-mannered monster of the Scandinavian forests is setting Swede against Swede as farmers and hunters bicker over how to coexist with the …

The most uplifting playlist ever, according to a neuroscientist

The list was commissioned by British electronics brand Alba, which had done a large survey of customers around the UK and Ireland — asking everything from their basic music taste to what sounds they listen to to feel happier.<p>According to Jolij's blog:<p>Basically, they asked me whether I could find a …

The 54 Best Romantic Comedies of All Time

There is no “best” romantic comedy. Something is funny when someone laughs, or romantic when their heart swells, for better or for worse, and we have no right to say why one of these should top another. Your uncle, or cube-mate might say, “That’s stupid. <i>Breakfast at Tiffany’s</i> is obviously the best …

Eastern Townships

TravelPlaces of a Lifetime<p>It seems fitting that the Eastern Townships originated in 1796 when the British granted land to Loyalists fleeing the United States after the American Revolution. Today, this region, which borders the U.S. for more than 186 miles, is a popular all-season vacation …

Travel Photography

Just Back: Burgundy

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Senior Travel Books Editor <b>Barbara A. Noe</b> visited the <b>Burgundy</b> region of France as part of research for the upcoming National Geographic book <i>Romantic Journeys of a Lifetime</i>.<p>Here are some of the high points of her trip, in her own words:<p><b>Memorable Moment:</b> At the top of a creaky, …

France

How to Get Airline Change Fees Waived

I could make a chart telling you how much airline cancellation fees cost but it’s almost not worth it. Because sometimes even ditching a flight and …

Flying

Airport Wi-Fi Hacks You Need To Know Before You Fly

<i>By: Joe Oliveto</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Airports are the worst. Food is overpriced, people are rude, and the TSA procedures remind you of that nightmare you had after you watched <i>Se7en</i>. Normally, browsing through Facebook and the grossest subreddits known to man would ease the pain of this experience, …

AmpMe connects phones and tablets to create one giant speaker

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8 Gorgeous Day Trips From Amsterdam

By College Tourist; Author: Veronica White of University of East Anglia<p><b>Bring a book, catch a train and spend a day exploring everything Dutch in the Netherlands.</b><p>When you think of the Netherlands, the first things that jump to mind are windmills, tulips, canals, bikes and cheese (and maybe some …

Woot Releases Its Official Android App In Beta

<i>Boom!</i> The Woot app is finally, officially, available on Android. How 'bout that? <i>Boom!</i> It's all about the website's exclusive offers and daily deals, …

Stockholm: Hit the roof for a bird's-eye view

'Make sure you look down," shouted guide Gabrielle, her words lost to the stiff breeze that whipped around us. From up here – on the roof of one of …

News: 20 Unique Android Apps That Offer Incredible Functionality

There are over 1.6 million apps on the Google Play Store, which makes it the largest collection of mobile apps on the planet. However, a large …

Apps

10 New Rules For Finding Cheap Flights

It seems as if someone posts or prints a set of air ticket buying tips every day now, and most of those tips belong to the "round up the usual suspects" family: Be flexible, check alternate airports, fly a low-fare airline, visit all the websites, buy domestic tickets two months in advance and …

8 Useful Must Have Android Apps Widgets

8 Useful Must Have Android Apps WidgetsWidgets give you a mini display of your apps’ most <b>recent and relevant info</b>, right there on your home screen, …

The best iPad stylus

<i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>The Wirecutter</i><i>, a buyer's guide to the best technology. Read the full article</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>We spent 15 hours testing a total of 13 iPad styluses with a graphic designer and independently arrived at the same conclusion: The best iPad stylus for most people is Adonit's …

Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 winners - in pictures

Spectacular views of the universe have been unveiled at the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 awards ceremony, held at the Royal Greenwich Observatory

Awards

Hooked Is An App For Readers Who Think Fiction Should Be More Like Text Messaging

Will the next great novel be nothing more than a series of text messages?<p>Uh, maybe not, but there’s always room to experiment with new formats. That’s what husband-and-wife team Parag Chordia and Prerna Gupta are trying to do with their new startup Telepathic, which is launching its first app, …

Startups

6 Magic Tricks to Noticeably Increase Your Productivity (and Your Happiness)

Katherine Barr examines the psychology and sociology behind what truly makes us happy.<p>I was recently asked, "Aside from world peace and the elimination of poverty, if you had one wish, what would it be?"<p>At first, I thought, "I would create more time!" But that would just get filled with all of the …

Happiness

Microsoft's new Send app makes sending email messages much easier

The Microsoft Garage has been known to produce some pretty interesting products, and it looks like we’re getting yet another one today. Microsoft has just brought a new application to Android that makes sending email messages <i>much</i> easier.<p>The app is called Send, and right now it’s in the Play Store …

Flight Deal of the Day: Take WOW Air to Iceland and Europe for $99

The Icelandic low-cost airline WOW Air has launched another $99 sale on flights for travel to Europe this fall and winter.<p>The temperatures may be dropping in Europe as autumn arrives, but so too are the airfares. Iceland-based airline WOW Air just announced a special sale, with airfares as low as …

Blu Vivo Air LTE quick impressions: so thin, you'll think it's a dummy unit

Many manufacturers attempt to make super slim smartphones, but the race to create the world’s thinnest has been won by just a handful. American manufacturer BLU achieved this with the Vivo Air earlier this year and just a few days ago, it followed this up with the Vivo Air LTE.<p>Ahead of our full …

20 signs you’ve been in Sweden too long

The hilarity of the Swedish language never gets old, but with practice, I’m able to suppress that nose-snorting laugh when childish humor strikes. …

How to Add More Depth to Your Images in Lightroom

Did you ever wonder why some images give you that feeling of being in the scene instead of just viewing it? There are many different techniques for …