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Taxco, Puebla and Cholula, Mexico: Day Trips from the Capital

Fascinating day-trips from Mexico City for History, Mole and Pyramids<p>By NR Venkatesh<p>One can think of many reasons to visit Mexico City. One that may …

Mexico

35 Hidden Bars Around the World and How to Find Them

Some of the world's most intriguing bars are in locations you might not expect, hidden in taco joints and noodle shops, or disguised as everything …

Handles for my DIY carbide turning tools

I was going to buy myself some carbide turning tools for Christmas but I was in sticker shock after looking at the prices of a descent set. So, I …

Google Hotels Revamps Mobile Features and 6 Other Digital Trends This Week

Throughout the week we post dozens of original stories, connecting the dots across the travel industry, and every weekend we sum it all up. This …

Tourism

12 Mind-Blowing, Affordable Adventures for Your Bucket List

Start planning your next vacation now.<p>Are you an adventure hound who lives for trips that test your physical limits? Have you fantasized about …

Two beginner table saw mistakes to avoid

Power Tools

A Simple Router Jig for Making Dados / Easy Dado Joints

Routers

Video: Convert your Drill Press into a Mortiser

Not every woodworker is into mortise-and-tenon joinery and the infrequent “mortiser” is likely to take out their hammer and chisels for that one …

Pricing Your Work – You Can’t Win

I typically keep a few pieces of my work in the window at my workshop in Covington, Ky. Right now I have a couple chairs on display, plus an aumbry. …

Woodworking

Southwest's New Flights to Turks and Caicos Start at $69

On Sunday, Southwest Airlines launched daily, non-stop flights to the Turks and Caicos Islands from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.<p>The airline also …

Clothing Is Not an Option at This Nude Restaurant in Paris

Paris hasn’t been shy about allowing residents to enjoy certain spaces in the nude: The French capital just concluded an experimental run of a nudist …

Born in 1896 and still going: meet the world's oldest man (probably)

When Marta Ramírez agreed at age 63 to take in a destitute nonagenarian, she didn’t see it as a long-term imposition.<p>The man’s house had burned down, he had no one else and he looked frail.<p>“He was 99, I didn’t think he’d be around that much longer,” Ramírez recalls.<p>She is now 85, and her long-term …

British Royal Family

Cranberry Upside-Down Cake

This amazing cranberry upside-down cake is a great way to celebrate the season! The tart cranberry and brown sugar mixture on the sweet cake is the …

Dessert

This Artist's Comics Showing Life With His Wife Are Hilariously Relatable

Marriage is more than sticking together in sickness and in health — it's also about sharing the fun and silly moments in between. When illustrator and graphic designer Yehuda Devir isn't busy with a project, he's showing what life with his "hot wife," Maya, looks like through comics. The Tel …

Bachelorette Party

There Are Too Many Restaurants in the U.S. Now What?

Last month, Dunkin’s CEO called the U.S. “over-restauranted,” meaning that there are, quite literally, an unsustainable amount of restaurants in the …

Hospitality

Marriott CEO: Trump Is Driving Conference Business Out of U.S. to Canada

Divisive language and policies from President Donald Trump are helping push business travelers north of the border, the head of Marriott …

Donald Trump

Profitable Subpar Work – A Strategy for Selling at a Farmers Market

Most of my income comes from weekend art/farmers markets where I sell mainly turned work (bowls). I’ve learned that you need to have a bell curve of …

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

The Best Beer in Every Major European City, Mapped

Whether you're looking for the most haunted place in the US, the must-have desserts across Europe, or America's most cheesy, gooey, creamy and …

European Travel

Picking This Seat on a Flight Means You’re Selfish, Psychologists Say

It may also mean you're more easily irritable.<p>“Window or aisle?” is the question. The answer could reveal something about your personality.<p>While some …

This is how to make the best eggs on the planet

If you want to judge the quality of a kitchen, start with the eggs. It’s a rare restaurant that can make a masterpiece of the deceptively simple …

I’m a black man who moved to the Deep South. Here’s what it’s teaching me about race.

The South represents slavery and bigotry. Living here has emboldened me like nowhere else I've been before.<p>I almost swerved off the road the first time I saw cotton in full bloom.<p>I had seen the dull green cotton plants crawling toward the sky through the summer months. Then, practically overnight, …

Diamonds are a Turner’s Best Friend: My Favorite Slipstone

The circumference of a 12” bowl (2πr) is about 38”. Multiply that to a lathe’s speed and you’ll realize that wood turners are making almost a mile of …

Video: Simple String Inlay with Your Router

String inlay is a quick and dramatic way to add interest and dimension to any woodworking project. And it’s not just string inlay, you can add …

From Pinterest to Real Life – A Custom Necklace Stand

I was recently asked to be Godfather to my youngest niece. This is quite the honor, especially in my Italian-American family. This notion has much …

Table Saw MegaSled

Make accurate and safe crosscuts with ease – and set the stage for clever accessories by James Hamilton (aka Stumpy Nubs) Most power-tool woodworkers …

How to start a woodworking business easy way to learn at home

Woodworking Business – Create Your Sales Channel – Offline and Online<br>Just like any other form of business, woodworking business will need you to use …

A Lumberyard Map: Find a Lumberyard Near You!

More than a year ago, before I joined the staff, Megan Fitzpatrick and I talked about an article I wanted to write about lumberyards and the …

Diagonal Wedges: The How & Why

When wedging through-tenons, I prefer to orient the wedge diagonally across the tenon. This is a somewhat atypical way to work, so an explanation is …

Woodworking

Angel Biscuits Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together warm water, yeast, and 1 teaspoon of the sugar in a small bowl. Let stand 5 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Stir together flour, …