Christine Shaub

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We are currently performing a series of upgrades on Core Spirit and will be back soon.<p>Since the launch, Core Spirit has been growing, improving and …

This infographic breaks down how to get around the world in 40 awesome hikes

THERE’S NO BETTER WAY TO GET FROM place to place than to walk. Sure, it’s not the fastest or the easiest, but walking has proven physical, emotional, …

Hiking

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

12 Of The World's Most Bizarre Hotels

Vacation season approaches. Hotel reservations are ramping up for warm, exotic locales. But if conventional relaxation isn’t enough, off-the-grid adventure may soothe your soul. These oddball hotels could do the trick.<p><b>Hobbit House (Boulder Canyon, South Dakota)</b><p>Don’t touch “precious” in this …

South Dakota

The staggering variances in alcohol guidelines acrosh the world

THE dangers of drinking too much are well known. But how much is too much? To find out, Agnieszka Kalinowski and Keith Humphreys of Stanford …

Science

Whale sharks gather off Djibouti in Horn of Africa | CNN Travel

Horn of Africa

How to stay in luxury hotel rooms all over the world for less

I will come right out and say it: I have expensive taste—a truly uncanny knack for gravitating toward the most ridiculously overpriced item in any establishment, be it a smoothie with raw cacao and cold-pressed coconut oil, or a cloud grey turtleneck sweater that evokes a sleeping baby alpaca.<p>What …

Hospitality

How To Make Your Own Body Oil In 60 Seconds

It’s a lot easier than you think<p>Soon enough, spring weather will be in full swing. The days of long pants and tights will be far behind us, which means our now-bare legs (as well as the rest of our bodies) could certainly use a little love.<p>We’re huge fans of body oils over here at <i>NYLON</i>. Not only do …

Can swearing make you more relaxed?

While yoga and meditation are associated with peace and zen, some find that it works better with shouting and expletives.<p><i>Warning: This article contains very strong language that may offend some readers.</i><p>After a frustrating day at the office, many of us need to blow off a little steam. Some of us …

Mindfulness

Genetic research shows how thousands of years of Native American lineage collapsed when the Europeans arrived

Geneticists have traced the travels of Native Americans for tens of thousands of years by sequencing the genes of ancient skeletons and mummies. They reveal a story that begins in Siberia around 23,000 years ago, and is cut dramatically short when Europeans arrived at the end of the 15th …

Anthropology

A Perfect Holiday in Portugal

Well, my global gecko adventure is nearly over and of all the places I’ve visited, Portugal is one of my absolute favourites – warm weather, sandy …

The Three Phases in Wine Tasting

Wine tasting is like life. To make the most of it, one is better off making it a long one and use his/her senses with skills to appreciate it …

Wine

Wines of Portugal Annual Tasting in London – Lindley Hall

Living in Portugal, it’s a challenge to come up with a solid reason to fly to London for a Portuguese wine tasting, unless I’m already there! As a …

Wine Tasting

PANEL: Leather? Slate? Cat Pee? Deconstructing and Using the Oddly-Flavored Language of Wine Tasting

The panel is free and open to the public. It will run from 10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at Heger Hall 101.<p>For more information, please visit the …

Wine Tasting

How to Wine Taste Properly

Taking a trip to wine country? Here’s how to make the most of a tasting.<p>There’s so much more to tasting wines than just sniffing, swirling, and sipping. We tapped three of the country’s top sommeliers for their tips on making the most out of your next wine tasting.<p>Choose a winery wisely.<p>The world’s …

Wineries

How to Make Your Wine Last Longer

Ever uncork a bottle and only have a glass or two? Eat This, Not That! contributor Kelly Choi shares her game-changing tips to keep your wine tasting …

Connoisseur's Delight: 20 Tasting Room Ideas to Complete the Dream Wine Cellar

Whether it is a weekend party with friends, a more formal party involving your colleagues, or even a family reunion that brings with it fun and …

Wine

5 of the World’s Sexiest Wine Tasting Rooms - Vagabondish

Have you ever noticed how being in a run-down room can make even the best wine taste like disappointment? On the other hand, a $3 bottle can taste …

Wine

Insight Vacations Unveils Virtual Wine Tasting Xperience

We are thrilled to announce that Insight Vacations has teamed up with one of the globe’s premier tech brands to create a world-first in experiential …

Wine Tasting

Recently converted Austrian tavern features terraced rooftop seating

A wine cellar in northern Austria that was recently converted into a tavern features an innovative stepped roof that allows visitors to enjoy views …

Architecture

25 fun, affordable places to retire around the world

Retirement means more than golf and gardening for an increasing number of Americans looking for fun outdoor activities, international adventures and cutting-edge cuisine later in life.<p>And while there are countries, cities and states that offer more affordability for retirees, the best place to …

Los Cabos

The Best Places to Travel in June

Summertime, and the living is easy—especially if you're spending June in one of these amazing destinations.<p>There’s much to celebrate this month, not …

European Travel

Japan’s ‘Festival Of The Steel Phallus’ Just Finished And It Seems Like Quite A Party

On the first Sunday in every April, a magical holiday is celebrated in Japan. It calls attention to a body part that has been both hailed in moving pieces of music, meticulously theorized upon by Sigmund Freud and other misogynistic researchers, and chiseled off priceless works of art in moral …

Misogyny

RANKED: The 19 cheapest holiday destinations on earth

To find the cheapest places to go to, Hoppa calculated the average cost per person for a day trip in each destination, crunching the numbers for six typical travel expenses, including a 3km taxi journey, a night's stay at a hotel per person, and a meal.<p>The average amount a traveler would spend on a …

Beer