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10 Beautiful Travel Destinations For Wine Lovers

Stoke your oenophilia <i>and</i> wanderlust with these ten stunning travel destinations you’ll never want to leave:<p><b>1. Douro Valley, Portugal</b><p>Located a few hundred miles from the city of Porto, this scenic UNESCO World Heritage site boasts of idyllic 18th and 19th-century Quintas (wine estates) and …

Wine

Chase Sapphire Reserve v. American Express Platinum: Why Not Both?

A thousand dollars in annual credit card fees might seem crazier than... well, the cost of a first class seat bought with cash, but the two best …

EV startup unveils new retro-looking electric car with in-wheel hub motors

Czech electric car startup MW Motors unveiled a new lightweight and retro-looking all-electric vehicle powered by in-wheel hub motors.<p>Restomods, which consists of restoring old vehicles with modern mechanical parts, like a new engine, suspension and brakes, are becoming increasingly popular as many …

You can soon see (and delete) everything Apple knows about you

Apple will soon let you download all the information it has stored about you, modify it, or even delete it. The privacy change is required by a new European law, but is also in-line with Apple’s policy to not spy on its customers. This sets it apart from rivals like Google and Facebook.<p>Apple …

A new Monsanto-backed company is on the verge of producing the first fruit made with a blockbuster gene-editing tool that could revolutionize agriculture

In a move aimed at securing a place in the rapidly evolving food technology scene, the agricultural giant Monsanto has invested $125 million in a gene-editing startup called Pairwise.<p>The alliance could tee up Monsanto, long known for its controversial dealings with farmers and its role in …

Agriculture

The Rayvolt Cruzer is the retro-styled café racer of ebikes

When it comes to ebikes it seems that everything that was old is new again. First, we saw a pair of bikes that take their cues from the classic …

The Caribbean destination that leaves travellers more satisfied than anywhere else in the world

If you need your next holiday to be an absolute hit, consider travelling to the Caribbean island that leaves visitors more satisfied than any other destination in the world.<p>Barbados took the top ranking in the Destination Satisfaction Index (DSI) from Norstat and dp2research, which measures tourist …

Bowtex's Kevlar Base Layer Is Motorcycle Armor You Can Wear Under Normal Clothes

No matter which way you swing it, riding a motorcycle is a dangerous business. It can be made safer, however, by strapping on the appropriate safety …

The 4 Best Credit Cards for Anyone Who Loves to Travel

Sifting through the bazillion come-ons for various credit cards, in short, sucks. What does a person have to do, if all you want is to A) spend money …

Personal Finance

The Best Coffee Beans You Can Get Through the Mail

Going somewhere every morning to get yourself a delicious cup of coffee can add up. Go every Monday through Friday before work? Each year you’d spend …

Coffee

The best online clothing stores for men

While the image of men having no regard for their style is somewhat outdated, it is true that the act of shopping itself can sometimes be a bit of a chore.<p>This possibly explains why more and more clothes shopping is done online from the comfort of our own homes. As we search for the ideal suits, …

Clothing

3 Compensation Secrets Airlines Don't Want You to Know

'Tis the season of overcrowded airports, overbooked flights, and massive airline delays. On the bright side, you may be entitled to more than you …

The Best Sex Podcasts to Listen to Right Now

Reading is great and all, but when you’re at the gym or on a long car ride or tired from work—that isn’t really an option. At the same time, we’re always telling ourselves to reduce the amount of TV binge-watching we do.<p>We want to be informed, but we’re busy. Sometimes you just want to listen to a …

Don’t Think You Need a Dash Cam? Think Again

It could prove to be a very smart purchase.<p>A few months ago, a friend of mine had a car accident. The other driver ran a red light and hit her as she …

I visited the sandwich shop that beat out fine-dining joints to be named the best new restaurant in America — here's what it's like

When Bon Appétit announced its list of America's best new restaurants for 2017, the No. 1 spot came as somewhat of a shock.<p>Instead of an elegant sit-down Italian restaurant or an upscale icon, the publication crowned Turkey and the Wolf — a sandwich joint in New Orleans where nothing costs more …

An early Facebook exec explains why investing in startups without meeting them is the future of venture capital

Chamath Palihapitiya is living an epic life. He's a true rags-to-riches Silicon Valley success story. And he's got a plan to bring that same sort of success to millions of entrepreneurs around the world in a way that's blind to a person's sex, race, color, or nationality.<p>Palihapitiya is the founder …

Venture Capital

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

Riding Gear Giveaway

Christmas is about giving, well at least that's what my mother told me. So, here at Return of the Café Racers, we're getting into the festive spirit …

Café Racers

This Prehistoric "Masterpiece" Could Rewrite The History of Ancient Greek Art

It was hidden under millennia of dirt.<p>It didn't look like much at first. A small piece of stone, just 3.6 centimetres (1.4 inches) in length, …

This BMW R80RT Is A Rebellious Cafe Racer Built For Urban Assault

For someone who didn’t even own a motorcycle workshop at the time he began piecing together this clean rebuild of a 1993 ex-police BMW R80RT, Mark …

Escape Vehicle: Building a BMW R80RT To Stay Sane

Using a motorcycle as a coping mechanism is nothing new. For most of us, that means clearing the head with a ride after a rough week—but for Mark Ceilinger, it meant building this BMW cafe racer as a respite from the reality of his girlfriend’s serious illness.<p>Mark’s not an established builder—yet. …

This 23-year-old travels the world on weekends for under $1,000/trip to prove you don't need much time or money to travel

"Elona the Explorer" blogger Elona Karafin<p>When Elona Karafin was a child, she was diagnosed with bone cancer. She spent two years in treatments and today, at age 23, she's happy to report that she's healthy.<p>But being a cancer survivor is forever baked into her psyche.<p>"I had cancer when I was 10, " …

Landlording Has Never Been Easier Thanks To This Company

Back in 2011, once the economy had recovered a bit from the 2008 housing crisis, many investors returned to the real estate market with the idea of becoming part-time landlords.<p>Ryan Coon and Laurence Jankelow, old time friends since studying together at the University of Illinois, who were both …

Real Estate

The best basic tool kits for DIY home projects

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Shutterstock/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>One of the best gifts I have ever received was something I didn't even know I needed. …

Woodworking

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

The usual Beemer

Kevils BMW R80 ST Mk ll <br>Inazumized photos <b><br>Kevils Speed Shop</b> - Paington, UK

Motorcycles

Time-crunch Tabata workouts that'll train your entire body

Eugenio Marongiu / Getty<p>Eugenio Marongiu / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 15<p><b>Exercises</b> 4<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>This is the ultimate workout method to train your entire body in …

Fitness

Blood Orange

BMW R80 "Blood Orange" <b><br>Dust Motorcycles</b> - Lancaster, UK

Motorcycles