Catherine Medina

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Mapped: The optimal walking tour of NYC

RANDY OLSON is at it again. He has previously designed the ultimate US road trip, the best cross-Canada journey, and, the optimal road trip to see …

European Travel

Justice Sotomayor Slams "Disturbing Trend" of Supreme Court Siding With the Police

The Supreme Court has a "disturbing trend" of siding with officers over their alleged victims in cases involving the use of force by police. That's …

U.S. Department of Justice

The 11 Coolest Sneakers Releasing This Week

From Nike, Adidas, and more.<p>Look out, people. This week, there are two releases that the most fervent sneakerheads are going to fight over. The first: a set of extremely bold Nike Air More Uptempos done up in classic Supreme style—meaning way, way, way over the top. And if that's not enough, just a …

Shoes
Air Travel

The Coolest Thing to Do in Every Country, Mapped

Travelers have a lot to say about what's worth visiting and what isn't. Recognizing the difference between a tourist trap and what's genuinely cool …

Machu Picchu

6 Incredible Private Islands to Rent With Your Friends in 2018

If you've ever spent time on a remote, exotic island, you're already luckier than millions of other people in the world. But if you want to take …

Stock-up: Five best sportswear and sneaker sales this weekend

Even though the weather may not be cooperating, spring is just around the corner, which means it’s time to ditch the heavy sweatpants, fleece hoodies …

Shoes

Ban on Head Scarves at Work Is Legal, E.U. Court Rules

LONDON — The European Union’s highest court waded into the politically explosive issue of public expressions of Muslim identity on Tuesday, finding that private employers can ban female workers from wearing head scarves on the job.<p>The ruling comes as Europe is beginning a critical election season, …

Religion

Nab Round-Trip Tickets to Italy, England, Spain, or France for Around $400 or LESS

It looks like 2017 is going to be THE year to snag amazing travel deals. We were already typing up our itineraries after we heard about the $105 round-trip tickets to Puerto Rico and the tickets to Costa Rica for less than $200, and now, we’re gearing up for takeoff yet again, since we can nab …

Puerto Rico

10 Phenomenally Cheap Flights to Europe This Summer

You won't want to miss these.<p>The combination of cheap fuel, increased airline competition, and a strong U.S. dollar means that a summertime trip to …

Flying

This Website Has the Best Flight Deals 99% of the Time, Says a Travel Pro

While the purpose of a vacation is to relax and unwind, the lead-up to a trip can have the opposite effect. Between trawling flight websites, finding …

New Southwest Sale from $39 - Good For Travel Through June 14

Another Tuesday is here – which normally means that there is a new Southwest sale! This one starts at $39 from the cheapest city pair and goes up …

Flying

You can fly to Paris for less than $400 — round trip — right now

Jetting off to Paris doesn't have to cost a fortune if you act quickly to take advantage of a great cheap airfare deal.<p>You can be walking on the …

Flying

25 Travel Hacks That Will Save You Time and Money in 2017

Expert travelers like flight attendants and frequent fliers know that foreign transaction fees, the dreaded middle seat, and flight delays can put a …

New York City

Is This The Most Romantic Restaurant In The World?

<i>This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>There are few experiences more memorable (or romantic) than eating a delicious meal while …

Country Lifestyle

12 of the Best Bars in Amsterdam

Quench your thirst in the city that invented Heineken.<p>Hop on a bike in Amsterdam and pedal in any direction, and you’ll probably wind up at a bar. There are over a thousand of them, tucked into cozy streets, floating on canals, and overflowing into alleyways, each one serving your favorite adult …

Cocktails

This stunning 'hotel room' in the Swiss Alps has no walls

From a lodge sculpted from ice to one made from metal sheets, there are an infinite number of offbeat hotels that re-think the traditional B&B.<p>One …

Hospitality

How to Find Work Overseas: 15 Ways to Earn Money When You Travel

How much money do you need for your trip?<p>$1,000? $2,000? $5,000? $50,000?<p>I’ve estimated that a yearlong trip around the world will cost you an …

Employment

Trump Voters Beg Him to Stop Tweeting About Dumb Things

Trump supporters stage interventions on Twitter… to get him off Twitter<p>“I don’t like tweeting,” Donald Trump said Wednesday. “I have other things I …

Portugal is (still) the cheapest place for a summer holiday

Portugal has been named as the cheapest holiday destination in the world for Britons this year.<p>The country’s perennially popular southern coastal region, the Algarve, came top in the Post Office’s annual Holiday Costs Barometer, which takes into account the average price of eight essential …

The Constitution of the United States has failed

This is not fine.<p>What kind of nation allows the loser of a national election to become president — and then does it again 16 years later?<p>What kind of …

Nepalese teenager dies after being banished to shed for menstruating

Roshani Tiruwa, 15, believed to have suffocated after being forced to stay in dilapidated animal hut during her period, in custom outlawed a decade ago<p>A 15-year-old girl in western Nepal suffocated to death after being forced to stay in a poorly ventilated shed because she was menstruating, in an …

Child Welfare

Flying to Asia: four of the best stopovers

Diverse and dynamic, the nations of Asia offer numerous opportunities for both business and pleasure. And thanks to its centrality within the region …

Hong Kong

The 13 Best Countries for Americans Who Want to Live Abroad

America's classic shut-down line is "Love it or leave it," which, strictly speaking, is a false choice. You can love your country and leave it. Now …

M2 Premium Videos

Boy who shot abusive neo-Nazi father will not be given chance to appeal conviction

An abused and troubled California boy who, under police interrogation, confessed to killing his neo-Nazi father, lost in a bid to overturn his …

Rights & Freedoms

M2 Premium Videos

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer: 18 Tricks You Should Know

<b>Singapore Airlines lets you have much better award availability when using their miles.</b> It’s very rare indeed that you can ever use miles from Star …

Singapore Airlines

Oslo Is Amazing But It Isn’t The Real Reason You Need To Visit Norway, This Is Why!

And don’t get me wrong, Oslo is as charming as European cities come. It’s one of my favourite Scandinavian cities, it’s got a lot of history behind …

European Travel