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12 Secret Caribbean Hotels for a Crowd-Free Beach Getaway

1 of 6<p>Fowl Cay, Bahamas<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 6<p>Lighthouse Bay Resort, Barbuda<p>3 of 6<p>Hotel Bois Joli, Les Saintes, Guadeloupe<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 6<p>Hotel Deep …

Illegal adventures? 6 places our parents couldn’t go

The more something is off-limits, the more we want it.<p>When it comes to travel, a “Do Not Enter” sign is almost like a beacon, welcoming us into the garden of forbidden fruits. Of the nearly 200 countries in the world today, some, like Angola and North Korea, make it incredibly hard for Americans to …

Cuba

Amazon's New Credit Card Could Crush Costco

<b>Amazon</b> (NASDAQ: AMZN) has upped its rewards credit card perks, making it an offer on par with <b>Target</b>'s (NYSE: TGT) REDcard and one that's perhaps better than <b>Costco</b>'s (NASDAQ: COST) revamped Anywhere card.<p>The new Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card offers Amazon Prime members 5% back on all …

This Airline Is Hiding Free "Golden Tickets" On Its Website

If your New Year's resolution was to travel more, then your wish might be about to come true.<i><br>Conde Nast Traveler</i> reports that Qatar Airlines is …

Sorry Cup O’ Noodles: This Homemade Ramen Cup Is Our Last-Minute Dinner Pick

When the temp is below zero and the road is paved with ice, the last thing you want to do is go out to dinner with your friends. Yes, you could order takeout, but let’s be real — your food will have icicles by the time it gets to your door. So to solve these winter blues, it’s time to dig deep into …

Soysauce

These 9 Foods Are Loaded With B-12, And Here's Why That Matters

This time of year, when the days are short and the weather is cold, we’re all looking for ways to summon more energy. Most people think of vitamin B-12 as a great source for that. While taking a supplement of B-12 won’t give you a boost of energy, a deficiency in this vitamin can cause fatigue so …

Cooking

12 Salads Even Your Lazy Ass Can Make In 2017

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3 Daily Habits of Extremely Healthy People

As an outsider whose recipe for happiness consists of Netflix and some form of cheese, the daily routine of a flawlessly healthy person is nothing …

Deep-space photo reveals thousands of supermassive black holes

NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory uncovers a breathtaking array of them.<p>Using data collected over 80 days of observations by NASA's Chandra X-ray …

Universe

These 3 Airlines Just Launched New Sales With Flights as Cheap as $24

More amazingly affordable winter escapes.<p>Some awesome flight deals on par with ones that popped up last week are back on the table for travelers …

Flying

Bath: city of Roman origins, Georgian splendour… and Britain’s first tourist tax?

Visitors to Bath who stay overnight may soon be made to pay a tourist tax in addition to the basic room rate and VAT.<p>A Conservative councillor, …

Scottish Highlands

Thailand expects tourism revenue of nearly $50 billion in 2017

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand expects revenue from foreign tourists to rise 8.5 percent to 1.78 trillion baht ($49.8 billion) this year, a deputy prime minister said on Monday.<p>The expected rise results from an improved outlook for global tourism as well as Thailand's investment in infrastructure, …

Tourism

59 Simple 3-Ingredient Recipes

Small Bites<p><b>Grilled Spiced Chicken Wings</b><br>Give chicken wings an unexpected twist with seafood seasoning and a creamy ranch dipping sauce.<p><b>Get the recipe:</b> …

Bok Choy

Connected car startup CloudCar raises $15 million from Jaguar Land Rover

CloudCar, a cloud service provider for connected car companies, has nabbed a $15 million “minority investment” from U.K.-based automotive giant Jaguar Land Rover.<p>Founded out of Palo Alto, California in 2011, CloudCar offers a platform that connects car manufacturers with a host of services for …

Elon Musk Takes Customer Complaint on Twitter From Idea to Execution in 6 Days | Inc.com

For business leaders, social media can be confusing (and sometimes dangerous) territory.<p>But last month, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk provided a master class in how to use social media effectively. When a Tesla owner complained about fellow consumers hogging spots at a local charging station, Musk …

Tesla

This Is How to Save Money With Google Flights

The ultimate perk in traveling to a faraway destination is the much-needed break from the stress (and boredom) of your everyday routine. That being …

10 Spectacular Places In Canada To Visit Now

The cold country will be a hot destination this year.<p>Canada will be a <i>hot</i> destination in 2017. Both The New York Times and Lonely Planet have ranked the country as the #1 place to visit this year, and Princess Kate and Prince William took a highly-publicized tour of the country in the fall.<p>Convinced …

25 Best Beaches in the United States

The United States is one of the top ten countries in the world when it comes to total coastline area, and the country's beaches are spread out over …

Canada Is Offering Free Admission to Its National Parks in 2017—Here’s Where to Stay

National Parks

LG's 'blade-like' TV is as thin as four credit cards and hangs on the walls using just magnets

This year's CES in Las Vegas has seen a number of OLED televisions being launched. None, however, are as thin at this offering from LG.<p>Dubbed …

Gear & Gadgets

Hackers unlock NES Classic, upload new games via USB cable | Ars Technica

It’s not as simple as drag-and-drop, but no screwdriver or hardware mods needed.<p>If you managed to get your hands on an NES Classic Edition this …

Retrogaming

Keurig and Anheuser-Busch work on an in-home beer maker

Just because Keurig didn't succeed with its Kold soda machine doesn't mean it's giving up on the prospect of making cold beverages at home. It's partnering with Anheuser-Busch InBev on developing an "in-home alcohol drink system" -- in other words, a Keurig for booze. It'll build on the …

Valve's Steam Controller interface now works with Xbox gamepads

Arguably, one of the best things about Valve's Steam Controller is its software component -- an interface that allows user to assign any button of their controller to a myriad of keyboard functions. Its a feature that lets gamers make <i>any</i> PC game playable by controller -- even if it was only …

How to quit sugar this year: 'It's a lifestyle change, not a diet'

Week four is when most people experience a crash, and mine is monumental. But by week six, I’ve come through the other side<p>• From getting stronger to writing that novel – how to achieve your goal<p>It’s Monday night, and I’m clutching an eight-pack of mini Kellogg’s cereals in the queue of my local …

Nutrition

8 tech tips I learned while traveling abroad

Before you take a trip outside the country, learn from my mistakes -- and successes.<p><i>Paris, je t'aime</i>.<p>During the week between Christmas and New Years, I was lucky enough to visit the City of Light. It was breathtaking from start to finish, and if you heard reports of a man being dragged kicking and …

Apps

Your fitness goals from Google Fit and Apple Health now show up in Google Calendar

Google wants to help you actually achieve those New Year’s resolutions. The company announced Goals last year, which allows you to easily schedule …

Apps

Why Tesla Motors, Inc. Stock Soared in December

Shares of electric-car maker <b>Tesla Motors</b> (NASDAQ: TSLA) soared 17.5% in December, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. The stock's rise helped it recover some of its pullback earlier in the year.<p>The Tesla Model S. Image source: The Motley Fool.<p>There's no surefire reason for …

9 Diet Changes You Should Make As Soon As You Get Engaged

Most brides want to both look and feel their best when they walk down the aisle. And while exercising is certainly important, you also want to eat …

Gorgeous Inspiration for Your Thanksgiving Tablescape

We've never met someone who didn't like Thanksgiving—the long weekend, the quality family time, the turkey, the mornings spent sleeping in. Every …

Facebook scores big in Q3 earnings: $7.01B revenue and 1.79B users

Facebook had a wildly successful Q3, earning $7.01 billion in revenue and $1.09 EPS. That’s off of from 1.79 billion monthly users, up 16% year-over-year, and growing 4.67% this quarter, speeding up from 3.63% last quarter. Daily active users rose to 1.18 from 1.13 billion last quarter, and up 17% …

Social Media