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8 Shows to Watch If You're Still Not Over Downton Abbey


21 of the world's eeriest ghost towns

Strength Training

25 Things Solo Travelers Must do on a Trip

No matter where you’re setting off, here’s the ultimate checklist for a party of one.<p>Traveling alone is a one-of-a-kind experience. Ask anyone who …

12 Things You Should Know Before Traveling Across the Country on Amtrak

I have always fantasized about traveling across the country by train, so when my boyfriend suggested that we take Amtrak from San Francisco to New York City, I was all in. There have been many conversations around the web about what it's really like to take Amtrak for long trips, so I want to give …


The Israeli model: What airport safety looks like, and what it costs travelers

Security measures at Israel's main airport, one of the world's safest, are vastly different from those in Brussels. But there is a tradeoff.<p>Tel Aviv …


Top 7 travel scams: Shady cabbies, fake cops, ID theft

Taking the scenic route is a bit more stressful when a taxi's meter is running.<p>But that's how dishonest cabbies jack up their fares, so when …

Why We Don't Take Public Transit

<i>LAist is starting a new series on transportation, working to both provide some significant coverage of L.A.'s development into a train town, as well</i> …


Watch: Nine Packing Hacks That Will Lighten Your Suitcase

Here's how to fit 10 days' worth of necessities into a carry-on suitcase.<p><i>This story originally appeared on</i><p>These days, it’s pretty expensive …

14 incredible animal gatherings

10 Things You Won't Learn While Backpacking

Backpacking is the budgeting traveler's salvation: the freedom of the journey with no extraneous ties to hefty luggage or cemented itineraries. Now I do love a good night's rest in a fancy hotel or touring a high-ticket site, but I believe every trip can benefit from at least a little backpacking …


Taking the phone out of travel photography

Widowed and with all three of her children off at college, Yonit Viner decided to leave her empty nest and travel the world. But not just with the …

Ho Chi Minh City

Clark Howard

Download Episode Clark Howard 4.6.18 Topics: Clark Stinks; The Spring home buying season…Read more<p>Download Episode Clark Howard 4.5.18 Topics: …

Frugal Living

The Dark Knight rides: These are the top 10 Batmobiles of all time

The inaugural Batman comic was published in May 1939, and on that date, the Batmobile was born. It was a simple red convertible back then, a far cry …

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5 Easy Ways to Stop Wasting Money on Your Car

Owning a car is expensive. Gas, maintenance, tolls, cleaning -- all of this can add up to a yearly cost of almost $9,000 just to operate your vehicle. But what if there were some things we could do differently that would put some of that cash back into our pockets? As it turns out, we are …


The 6-Wheeled Monster Convertible From "The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen" Is on eBay

It could be yours, for a few hundred thousand dollars.<p>Ken Freeman is the best custom car builder you've never heard of. The owner of a body shop in West End, North Carolina, Freeman is the man behind Spirit of Nemo, his take on possibly the most challenging movie car of all time: Captain Nemo's …