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How To Get Paid To Travel The World Without Being An Influencer

Getting paid to travel is the dream and no, you don’t have to sell yourself out on social media to do it. You don’t even have to be the biggest expert around. An easy-going attitude and impeccable organizational skills is all you really need for a long-lasting career that isn’t dependent on how …

Customer Service

10 unmissable hikes in Scotland

If you want some world-class hiking head to the Scottish Highlands & Islands.<p>Scotland’s mountains break no world records for height any more than its …

Hiking

New Zealand rural blogger Marty Todd's genius 'free power' idea

A Kiwi rural blogger has revealed an ingenious method to generate "free power".<p>Marty Todd became famous online for his 'Angry Ram' videos, which …

Off-grid

Singletrack in Scotland

Chasing Trail—Episode 23<p>The Scottish Highlands is a mountainous region that doesn’t look quite like anywhere else. Towering cliffs and massive …

Loch Ness

Turns Out China Has An Astounding 487 Electric Car Makers

And major Chinese cities are fighting for every one of them<p>Tesla Motors and their pie-in-the-sky China factory may be the biggest Chinese related …

Electric Vehicles

15 THINGS I HATE ABOUT BACKPACKING

I’ve been backpacking for over ten years now. That’s a long time to travel <i>period</i>, let alone stay in dorm rooms, live out of the same backpack, and …

Backpacking

Poland’s Andrzej Bargiel becomes the first to ski down from summit of K2

Andrzej Bargiel has skied his way into the record books by becoming the first man to descend one of the world’s highest mountains.<p>The 30-year from Poland made his way down from the summit of K2 to its base camp on Sunday (July 22).<p>The 8,611-metre mountain is the second-highest on the planet and the …

Europe

Why BMW needs to own its customer experience from start to finish

For the last few years now, BMW has wrestled with the question of what it’ll mean to be a luxury car manufacturer in the age of electric cars, autonomous driving and rapidly changing — and increasing — customer expectations. What, after all, makes something the “ultimate driving machine” when the …

Customer Experience

More South African teams in PRO14?

Jul 4, 2018<p>South Africa could field two more sides in the PRO14 in the coming years after the successful addition of the Free State Cheetahs and …

Rugby World survey – we want your feedback

Read Rugby World's June 2018 issue for free and let us know what you think about the magazine<p><b>Rugby World survey – we want your feedback</b><p>Here at <i>Rugby</i> …

Watch Jaguar I-Pace Race Tesla Model X 100D & P100D

When Jaguar first revealed its electric I-Pace to the world, the automaker released its own video of the electric car racing against a Tesla Model …

Downhill MTB Boardwalk Will Make You Squirm

Watch the vertigo-inducing twists, step-ups, and drops of Scotland’s famed boardwalk mountain bike course, Top Chief trail.<b>Flowy singletrack takes</b> …

Check Out This In-Depth Tesla Service And Maintenance “How To”

HOW TO SERVICE A TESLA [VIDEO]Posted on June 09, 2018 by Iqtidar AliAs electric vehicle adoption is increasing by the day, it’s important for Tesla …

Watch a self-driving car negotiate Las Vegas streets jammed with pedestrians

Developing self-driving cars is complicated because the environment around them is complicated. Human drivers take for granted the ability to quickly …

Tesla’s version 9 software update is coming in August with first ‘full self-driving features’, says Elon Musk

Tesla’s next major software update ‘version 9.0’ is now set for a release in August and it will include the first ‘full self-driving features’ for Autopilot 2.0 vehicles, says CEO Elon Musk<p>Version 8.0 came back in 2016.<p>It was Tesla’s most significant over-the-air software update at the time. It …

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Working in Hong Kong: Jobs Available for English Speakers

Working in Hong Kong is many people's dream, but finding work in Hong Kong can be a nightmare. Not only do you have to have the requisite educational …

Edmunds Says Long-Term Tesla Model 3 Has Tons Of Issues

Edmunds released its April update related to its long-term Tesla Model 3 and it’s far from positive. As many of you are probably aware, Edmunds has a …

2018 Highland Trail 550 - BIKEPACKING.com

A long distance self-supported mountain bike time-trail route through the Scottish Highlands.<p>When<p>Date: <b>May 26, 2018</b><p>Time: <b>9:00 am</b><p>Details<p>Cost: …

NHTSA releases quick shopping guide for driver-assist systems

Tech geeks like you and me are more likely to know how newfangled driver-assist systems work than your average car buyer. Since we're definitely not the majority, the feds have come up with a reference guide to help navigate the dealership.<p>The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) …

17 of the Best National Parks in Europe

Travelers to Europe tend to head straight for its cities. But while the bright lights of Paris, busy markets of London, and storied streets of Rome …

15 BEST DAY HIKES IN THE US TO PUT ON YOUR BUCKET LIST – Page 15

15. North Vista Trail<p><b>Location:</b> Gunnison National Park, Colorado, United States <b><br>Distance:</b> 7 miles <b><br>Best Time to Go:</b> March to November<p>Black Canyon isn’t …

6 reasons why you should visit Portugal in 2018 | Travel Feature

Portugal is less than three hours’ flight time from the UK, while flights from the US are generally available for under $500. Moreover, once you get …

NHS photos over 40 years show just how much hospitals have changed

A paramedic has catalogued how the NHS has changed over the last 40 years in a series of stunning images he took while on the job.<p>Chris Porsz’s …

2018 Cairngorms Loop ITT - BIKEPACKING.com

The Cairngorms Loop is a 186-mile (300km) independent time trial (ITT) route through the Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands.<p>When<p>Date:</b> …

MOUNTAIN BIKING IN SCOTLAND

Scotland was made for mountain biking – just look at the landscape! Through hill, glen and forest you’ll find trails, tracks and bike parks, not to …

Tesla Responds To Issues Noted In Model 3 Teardown

Just over one week ago, the same teardown expert who initially stated this <i>“These are flaws that we would see on a Kia in the ’90s or something…I</i> …

9 OF COLORADO’S TOP HIKES

From easy walks to downright dangerous peaks, Colorado’s hiking scene provides something for trekkers of all skill levels. Whether you’re looking for …

10 of the best wild cycle rides in the UK

<b>Malvern Hills, Worcestershire and Herefordshire</b><p>The Malvern Hills are wilderness in the Midlands, outliers of the Welsh mountains and beloved by artists, writers, poets and composers. The Malverns were composer (and keen cyclist) Edward Elgar’s muse, and the inspiration for 14th-century poet William …

Top 8 Mountain Bike Destinations in North America

There was quite a bit of disagreement, even internally, about which towns should make the list, and which ones weren’t deserving. Regardless, each of …

Mountain Biking