Damian Rodriguez

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Want to get lost? Let this couple's blog be your guide

Uncover the day-to-day life (and the actual cost) as a couple backpack on less traveled roads through Afghanistan, China, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Georgia and Iran.<p><b>Name:</b> Lostwithpurpose.com<p><b>What it does:</b> A twentysomething couple encourage cross-cultural …

Your Definitive Guide to an Icelandic Quickie

Steamy geothermal geysers, otherworldly glaciers streaked with volcanic ash and promises of puffins on black sand beaches: Yes, like many who’ve …

What to Eat Before and After a Workout

Chris Gallo<p>Before: Whole Wheat Toast with Sliced Banana and Cinnamon<p>When it comes to gearing up for workout, carbs are your gym BFF. The key is to …

The Ultimate No Gym Workout

A big part of the training in our 10 week Amateur To Athlete experiment have been bodyweight exercises, from classic press-ups and their many …

The Best Exercise You Can Do for your Butt.

There are many myths and misconceptions about exercise and most of them center around weight training. One of the most popular myths is that doing …

The Leg Workout to Lose Weight and Get the Perfect Body

<i>For all the details on the program, go to MENSFITNESS.com/TrimUp</i><p><b>THE WORKOUT</b><p>DB Squat 4 x 10<br>DB Shoulder Press 4 x 10<br>Suitcase Crunch 4 x 15<i><br>Rest 30</i> …

Feeling sick but still want to exercise? Let the 'neck rule' be your guide

It's that time of year again — the time for sore throats and sniffles, body aches and fevers.<p>It's also the time for throat lozenges, hot tea with lemon, chicken soup and long naps.<p>But what about sweating it out? What's a fitness fanatic to do when the gym emits its siren call? Will some …

This Video Shows How Exercise Can Change Your Entire Outlook

There's no shortage of motivating weight-loss videos, but this one is seriously awesome. For Adonis Hill (the same guy who just gained 70 pounds to …

Russian teen wins month in hotel with pornstar in online competition

Ruslan Schedrin, 16, delighted with prospect of living with Ekaterina Makarova, while his mother is furious<p>Some people win a trip of the lifetime when they win a competition. Others are handed a bundle of cash.<p>Few - if any - have been given the prize recently awarded to a 16-year-old Russian boy: a …

12 Fictional Journeys Any World Traveler Will Envy

Visit Marfa, Mallorca, and Paris -- all without canceling your Seamless order.<p>A shift in perspective, or at least a quick, cool dip into the mind of another person, is the objective of travel, and also of reading great books.<p>So if you’re both knowledge-hungry and couch-bound, pick up a road trip …

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Virtual reality pornography is the latest adult entertainment innovation as this behind-the-scenes footage shows

This behind-the-scenes footage shows the latest innovation being used in the world of adult entertainment - virtual reality.<p>VR headsets are expected …

Don't Quit Your Job to Travel the World

While I encourage everyone and anyone to follow their dreams, I'm still a realist at the end of the day. If you're looking to read an inspirational yet unbalanced opinion, I'm sorry but I can't be that person for you. With that said, I want to reiterate a few reasons why I think it's important to …

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19 Realistic Ways To Actually Work Travel Into Your Life

♫ This is how you do it ♫

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The Best Exercise and Diet Plan For Losing Weight While Gaining Muscle

Researchers from McMaster University may have just discovered the ideal program for quickly losing weight and gaining lean body mass<p>Muscle changes everything.<p>The better your body composition—that is, more muscle and bone, and less fat—the leaner you’ll ultimately be. Muscle increases your resting …

The Training and Fitness Cheat Sheet for Beginners

Most gym rats despise it when their turf is suddenly invaded by hordes of fitness freshmen who wouldn’t know the difference between a Romanian …

The Best Ways to Workout Without a Gym

When it comes to customizable workouts, the offerings on your mobile device or smart TV far outpace those at your local gym. Here are 12 worth …

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New workout takes the boredom out of running on a treadmill

Running on a treadmill might seem a little boring, but for elite runner David Siik, 35, it’s the best form of fitness around. In fact he swears that a good hard run can burn more calories than any fancy studio or boot camp class.<p>“It’s hard to burn more calories doing anything else, it’s why people …

5 Treadmill Hacks That Can Help Shave More Pounds

Burn more calories on the hamster wheel every time.<p>If you're trying to lose weight but you run at the same speed and incline every time you hit the treadmill, you can run right into a rut—which is a) boring and b) lacking in calorie-torching power.<p>The good news: Jogging on the dreadmill <i>can</i> go from …

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6 simple tips for losing weight without dieting

If this is you, it's probably time to get off the diet roller coaster and make some bigger changes to the way you eat, drink, and think about food.<p>Here are six tips to help you get started.