Asish Praharaj

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Who needs Paris? 10 smaller cities with just as much culture and style

Forget Paris, Rome and Vienna; these smaller cities are just as big on culture and style.<p>1. Vintage Seville<p>Andalucia’s lively capital may lack size, but it offers an atmospheric old town, 12th-century architecture, the Moorish Alcázar palace and the grand square of Plaza de España, combined with …

European Travel

The Towns of Santorini: The Complete Guide

The villages of Santorini are remarkably varied. Considering that this is an island of barely 28 square miles, with a population of about 15,500 …

European Travel

5 European Destinations That Are Significantly Cheaper to Visit This Fall

Book now to get great deals.<p>The Grand Tour, aka traveling all across Europe in one go, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, yet it also requires a …

European Travel

How much do you need to earn to live in London? This is what Londoners say

Sometimes it feels as if all we talk about in London is how expensive it is: a travelcard, your rent, your mate’s rent, a pint, your mate’s pint… And …

Housing

The Top 10 Destinations for a Perfect Summer Getaway, According to Meteorologists

Weather experts weigh in on the locales that are prime for exploring in the summer.<p>Knowing when to visit a destination can make all the difference, …

Top 10

What a 2-bedroom apartment will cost you in 48 cities around the world

How much you pay to rent an apartment is heavily determined by where you live.<p>You could pay under $300 for a two-bedroom apartment in Bangalore, India. You could also pay upwards of $3,000 in San Francisco or Hong Kong.<p>A new report from Deutsche Bank Market Research compiled the monthly rent prices …

San Francisco

The Best Beaches and Coastlines in France

When planning a summer vacation to France, finding the perfect stretch of coastline or a nice secluded beach is an essential part of any successful …

France

10 things to do in Bergen

Despite housing just 280,000 or so inhabitants, Bergen is officially Norway’s second city – but instead of a bustling metropolis, visitors can expect …

European Travel

Inside China’s Dystopian Dreams: A.I., Shame and Lots of Cameras

ZHENGZHOU, China — In the Chinese city of Zhengzhou, a police officer wearing facial recognition glasses spotted a heroin smuggler at a train station.<p>In Qingdao, a city famous for its German colonial heritage, cameras powered by artificial intelligence helped the police snatch two dozen criminal …

facialrecognition

Stunning photos show the beauty of the 19 new UNESCO World Heritage Sites around the globe

1/<p>1. Colombia's Chiribiquete national park is a new entrant. The site some of the most concentrated plant diversity in the Amazon and is famous for …

Archaeology

10 of Scotland’s most magical white sand beaches

Scotland's stunning locations include far more than just mountains, lakes and rivers – here's our pick of 10 of the country's finest white sand …

Beaches

Google Analytics Certification: Get Certified In 2 Days | Cult of Mac Deals

<b>Course Description</b><p>The Google Analytics certification is more than just a bullet point on your resume; this credential tells employers you're a data-driven guru capable of mining solid, helpful insights from any page with the web's premier analytics tool. Designed for complete beginners, this course …

Google Analytics

Why is London's Central line so hot? Science has the answer

London, it is hot. And nowhere is it hotter than on the sweltering, stinking hellscape that is the Central line. But why, of all of London’s Tube …

Trains

Today in Apple history: Bill Gates urges Apple to license Mac OS

<b>June 25, 1985:</b> 30-year-old Bill Gates, at the time best known as a Mac developer, sends a memo to Apple CEO John Sculley and Macintosh boss Jean Louis Gassée.<p>His suggestion? That Apple licenses its Mac operating system and additional technology to other companies. Apple’s management ignores his …

Bill Gates

These Are the Most Beautiful Villages in Italy

Italy is home to some of the most spectacular, art-filled cities out there, but the country’s true charm lies in the countryside, where life revolves …

Italy

London on screen: the newsagent from ‘Peeping Tom’

<b>Times have changed for the pervy newsagent in Michael Powell’s edgy voyeurism masterpiece, ‘Peeping Tom’. The original location still stands, just</b> …

Travel (UK)

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

European Travel

19 places you had no idea existed in outer London

1<p>© NTPL/Stuart Cox<p>Attractions, Historic buildings and sites<p>Trot along to Ham House<p>There's certainly something a bit foreboding about Ham House in …

England

I rented out my home. The tenants turned it into a brothel

Part-time landlords beware...<p>I had been in Los Angeles for less than a month when I received the call from a concerned neighbour back home in London. ‘Why are there men queuing up outside your flat at 3 a.m.?’ It was a good question. ‘And are you aware that a locksmith came over the other day to …

Thermae Bath Spa

By using this website, it's assumed that you give consent for cookies to be used – read more here.<p>Bath at Twilight Bath at Twilight Bath at …

These are the 10 emptiest Tube stations on the London Underground network

You may recall that we shared back in April that Waterloo had lost the top spot as the busiest Tube station last year to King's Cross St Pancras.<p>But …

Apple Pay vs. Samsung Pay vs. Google Pay: Which mobile payment system is best?

Mobile payment want you to swap your wallet for a phone or in some cases, a watch.<p>Rather than carrying around cash and cards, just tap your phone to pay. Currently, the three most established systems are from Apple, Samsung and Google, although some wearables from brands like Garmin and Fitbit also …

FinTech

A Guide to Complete Home Automation Systems

For the homeowners who want a single smart home solution<p>Adding intelligence to your house can be an intimidating enterprise, involving a multitude of …

The best picnic spots in London

1<p>RBG Kew<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Kew Gardens<p>Some of the coolest picnic pitches in the city are within the floral borders of famous Kew Gardens. …

England

10 classic Mediterranean islands on a budget

<b>Santorini, Greece</b><p>Even the epic photos don’t quite prepare you for Santorini, with its encircling black cliffs. The island was formed by an enormous volcanic eruption in 1600 BC, and the subsequently collapsing caldera formed these sheer faces. Its extraordinary landscapes justly attract hordes of …

European Travel

This Hidden iPhone Feature Will Make Your Night-Time Photos Pop

For that ~dreamy~ lewk.

Mobile Photography

It’s time for Apple's next act of courage: Kill the MacBook keyboard

When Apple killed the headphone jack in 2016, marketing chief Phil Schiller gave a strange reason for doing so. "The reason to move on: courage. The …

This Is Where Italian Girls Go on Summer Vacation (and Why You Should Too)

When planning your first trip to Italy, there are a few standout cities that provide a perfect first glimpse at the Italian way of life. But after …

I've Been to 26 Countries in Europe—These Are the 5 I Always Recommend

My first trip to Europe was a heady mix of excitement, nerves, and total awe. At 19, I wandered the streets of Le Marais wide-eyed, marveled at the …

50 Best Places to Travel in 2018

1 of 50<p>Šolta, Croatia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 50<p>Grenada<p>3 of 50<p>Los Cabos, Mexico<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 50<p>Fiji<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 50<p>Archipelago Sea, …