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These Awesome Croatian Tours Take You To 'Game Of Thrones' Filming Locations

Tour operator Viator is offering a one-day walking tour of Dubrovnik — which became King's Landing in Season 2 — for around $80, while another company, Collete, provides a 12-day Discover Croatia tour with "Game of Thrones" highlights, starting at $2,149.<p>Tour operators are getting creative to make …

TV Series

13 Super Luxe Stays in the Caribbean

For those seeking a truly decadent escape, the Caribbean is certainly not short on options. The islands boast everything from intimate boutiques in hidden, tranquil locales to expansive resorts that wow not only in breadth, but style. These super-luxe properties cater to celebrities and socialites …

Dominican Republic

The 10 Best Steakhouses In New York City

Want to start a fight on Wall Street? Don't insult someone's stock tip, insult their steakhouse. It's basically a banker's second office, and the best ones inspire a fierce, unparalleled loyalty.<p>A month ago we asked our readers to vote for their favorite steakhouses in New York City across ten …

New York City

Internet ad sales surpass broadcast TV for first time ever

Online ad revenue in the US hit a high of $42 billion last year, jumping past the $40.1 billion generated by TV ads.<p>Internet advertising soaked up record revenues of $42.8 billion in 2013, the Interactive Advertising Bureau announced in a new report on Thursday.<p>A 17 percent increase over 2012's …

Advertising

Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert: America's Anchors

They faked it until they made it. Now they may truly be the most trusted names in news<p>I thought Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert might be a little …

Op-Ed | Watch Out for the Millennials

More than previous generations, millennnials want social responsibility and transparency from the brands they buy. Fashion companies that fail to …

How To Photograph The Lunar Eclipse

Lunar Eclipse (2011) / Photo by Steve BerardiOn October 8th (this Wednesday), there will be a total lunar eclipse. It’ll be visible from much of …

Landscape Photography

9 Of The World's Most Stunning Places Where You Can Sleep On A Boat

We know you can sleep underwater, but what about <i>on</i> the water?<p>Yes, we are aware you can sleep on a cruise ship (or sailboat, or privately chartered mega-yacht) in the middle of the ocean. But to see the world's natural and urban wonders from a totally new angle, try trading your hotel room for an …

The 11 Most Intense Celebrity Couples of All Time - PAPER

<i>Photo via Getty Images.</i><p><b><br>4) Jack Nicholson and Anjelica Huston</b><br>Their on-again-off-again relationship lasted 16 years, ending in 1989 when Nicholson knocked up a woman 12 years his junior. This, after Huston, whose nick name for Nicholson was, ahem, 'the hot pole,' had begged him for years to have …

Best Pre-Race Warmup

Here’s what’s going on. Just like stretching out a spring, stretching a muscle impairs its ability to store energy. When you run, a large part of the force of impact is absorbed and recycled to help propel you forward on your next step. Though not every study that the researchers reviewed found a …

Gorgeous and Rare Illustrations for Alice in Wonderland by John Vernon Lord

<i>“Words mean more than we mean to express when we use them,”</i> Lewis Carroll once wrote in a letter to a friend, <i>“so a whole book ought to mean a great deal more than the writer means.”</i><p>Perhaps due to its timelessly whimsical nature, <i>Alice in Wonderland</i> — the umbrella title given to Lewis Carroll’s …

Death of Windows XP can't quite reverse slowing PC sales

The official end to Windows XP support may have sent many companies into a panic, but it was good news for PC manufacturers this winter... well, sort of. Both Gartner and IDC report a big increase in PC shipments during the first quarter thanks to companies scrambling to replace old XP computers at …

AT&T and Verizon are actively trying to kill off cities landlines

Daniel Oines<p>Over the last few years, AT&T and Verizon have been going state to state trying to get any and all consumer protections laws stripped on DSL and landlines in preparation of hanging up on users they don’t want to upgrade. With Verizon and AT&T having killed off regulatory oversight in …

Net Neutrality

Smile for the selfie-taking mirror

Society can't stop coming up with new ways to take selfies. The SELFIE, which is short for "Self Enhancing Live Feed Image Engine," is a two-way mirror that will capture your selfies for you with the help of a Mac Mini, a webcam and Arduino-controlled LEDs. Users activate the experimental device by …

Obama pushes voting rights in Texas

President Barack Obama on Wednesday joined the larger Democratic effort to spotlight voting rights ahead of this year’s midterms, blasting “active efforts to deter people from voting.”<p>“Apparently it’s fairly active here in Texas,” he told supporters at a Houston fundraiser. “The idea that you’d …

India elections: millions turn out in first big day of voting

14 states and territories including Delhi and Uttar Pradesh go to the polls on third day of voting for Indian parliament<p>India elections 2014: interactive guide to the world's biggest vote<p>Millions of people have turned out to vote across Delhi and the crucial state of Uttar Pradesh amid tight …

Marks & Spencer Non-Food Sales Drop Less Than Anticipated

<b>LONDON, United Kingdom —</b> Marks & Spencer Group Plc, the U.K.’s largest apparel retailer, reported a smaller-than- anticipated decline in general …

This cat takes better selfies than you

As we all know the internet is pretty much half filled with cats thanks to their loving owners taking a never-ending stream photos and videos. But …

These Chic Celebrity Workout Looks Will Make You Want To Hit The Gym

Sweat in style with these outfit ideas borrowed from the A-list.<p>If one of your New Years resolutions for 2018 is to work out more, you're not alone. If you also, like us, need some extra motivation to hit the gym (especially in winter temperatures), you're <i>definitely</i> not alone. While the outcome of …

Lunch al Desko: Upgrade Your Midday Meal

With a few strategies, a bit of planning, and a little sea salt in your cubicle, weekday lunch can be as delicious and exciting as any meal of the week. Here’s how to rethink the way you brown-bag it<p><i>Imagine an office meal you’re actually excited to break for (no hard feelings, turkey</i> …

Healthy Eating

Marvel Cinematic Universe Box Office Makes It Biggest Franchise Ever

<i>Spider-Man, Shrek, The Lord of the Rings, Batman, James Bond, Star Wars</i> and <i>Harry Potter</i> all have one thing in common. Their films have grossed less …

Can Success Ruin Your Sex Life?

Success and sex are two of the most important elements in the lives of many women. Does getting to the top mean a sacrifice of sexuality? And just how intimate is the relationship between sex and success? One of the country's leading sex experts answers the questions in the January 1976 issue.<p>It …

For Men Who Need Clothing Help, This Is The Blog To Follow

Most men think "fashion" means a straightforward suit-and-tie look. But we don't fault guys for thinking this way -- the pressed slacks, button-up shirt and tailored jacket have long defined men's clothing, and it can get pretty boring. While women get an endless variety of skirts, dresses and even …

Slick, Swiss, Space-Saving, Semi-Automatic Storage Furniture from Peka

Swiss manufacturer Peka's no-nonsense tagline, "Fitting and accessories for the kitchen, bathroom and living area" belies a slick line of …

Furniture

Briton accused of arranging bride's murder extradited to South Africa

LONDON – A British businessman accused of arranging his bride's murder while on their honeymoon was put on a plane to South Africa on Monday after losing a three-year battle against being extradited to face trial.<p>South African authorities allege that Shrien Dewani took out a contract on his wife's …