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10 Italian destinations frequented by the super rich

To find out where the rich travel when they go to the European nation, RoutePerfect.com has shared data for the most popular Italian destinations booked by wealthy travellers on a luxury budget, who spend an average of £13,900 ($20,000) on their overall trip.<p>The ranking is based on over 150,000 …

The 10 most popular destinations for escaping the cold this winter

It happens some time around Feb. 10.<p>Winter loses its appeal, and the cold weather is no longer beautiful, romantic, crisp or exhilarating. It is just …

The 10 Most Beautiful Snow Castles In the World

With stunning scenery and majestic fortresses, these are the cold-weather climes we actually wouldn't mind visiting.

European Travel

An Indispensable Guide To Cutting Any Recipe In Half

Recipes are great. They encourage us to try new spices and play with different techniques. The only problem is that sometimes they make way too much food. Sure, there are occasions when we need to make chicken dinner to feed eight people, but those times are rare. Sometimes a couple dozen cupcakes …

Freeze Fresh Herbs for Long-Term Storage

There's no herb storage method I know of that can faithfully retain the flavor and texture of completely fresh herbs, but if you find yourself with more than you can possibly use, there are some methods that will work better than others. Drying them in the microwave is a great method if you want to …

Herbs

Fun and Cheap IR Thermometer, 100 Velcro Cable Ties for $6, More Deals

You might not <i>think</i> you need a non-contact thermometer in your tool box, but they're a ton of fun to mess around with, and can come in handy for …

Brisket 101: Do You Know the Difference Between Texas Brisket and Regular Brisket?

There's brisket, and there's Texas brisket. Read on if you're confused about the difference.

Brisket

Supercell tornado in Nebraska: GIF

“Supercell tornado at West Point Nebraska.” via Reddit.

The cat and the box!

The cat and the box!

Weird Turkey GIF

Discover & share this Weird GIF with everyone you know. GIPHY is how you search, share, discover, and create GIFs.

Time After Time

A Sandwich Worthy of a Lazy Saturday

This patty melt is gooey, cheesy, decadent goodness.<p>Saturdays were made for hanging around with friends and eating large, indulgent meals preferably including copious amounts of cheese. This patty melt—the king of cheesy, meaty, decadent sandwiches—is the perfect meal for lazy afternoons. Bonus: …

Breakfast

20 Apps You Won't Be Able to Live Without

Photo: Getty Images<p><b>1. KillSwitch:</b> This app discretely removes all traces of your ex from your Facebook profile.<p><b>2. Sleep Cycle:</b> This alarm clock analyzes your sleep patterns and wakes you when you are in the lightest sleep phase so you feel refreshed instead of groggy.<p><b>3. CardMunch:</b> This app quickly …

Jake Gyllenhaal: we are all to blame for media scrum at horror crime scenes

Television is often criticised for blurring the boundaries of entertainment and public interest when it intrudes on private grief, but we are all to blame, according to one of Hollywood’s biggest stars.<p>Jake Gyllenhaal, the Oscar-nominated actor, was talking to the <i>Observer</i> in the runup to the …

Ebola discoverer: 'Without a vaccine I’m not sure we can stop Ebola’

Prof Peter Piot, the Belgian scientist who co-discovered the virus, never anticipated that it would cause such a humanitarian crisis<p>THE EBOLA VIRUS – its very name seems to have come straight from the heart of darkness – is striking fear across the globe. It has killed (officially) 4,546 people out …

Disease

Flickr Launches for iPad

Good news for Flickr users today – the Yahoo-owned photo-storage and sharing app has finally been optimized for iPad, though it will only work for those running iOS 8.<p>While Flickr already worked on iPad, it was essentially a blown-up version of the iPhone incarnation. But now you can access all …