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Siesta Beach Is The Best In The U.S., According To Dr. Beach

"Dr. Beach" likes the super fine sand and plenty of parking.<p>Siesta Beach in Sarasota, Florida is the best beach in the country right now, according to the prestigious annual rankings from “Dr. Beach.”<p>Every year, Florida International University professor Stephen P. Leatherman, aka Dr. Beach, ranks …

These European cities have the most affordable housing

According to Eurostat's 2015 Urban Europe report [PDF], published this week, most European big city residents feel that decent housing they can afford is increasingly hard to come by.<p>As the map above shows, only in Athens and Greater Manchester did more than half of citizens agree that decent value …

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32 Great Sci-Fi Movies to Watch Right Now

The 7 Best Carry-On Travel Bags

They’ll fit in the overhead compartment—but with style this good, TSA might just confiscate your luggage anyway<p>From business travel to impromptu weekend getaways, it’s always nice when you feel like your luggage is working with you, not against you. Carry-on bags in particular—usually an …

The 9 Most Luxurious Hotels for an Adults-Only Holiday

Discover the true meaning of peace and quiet.<p>There is nothing romantic about a couples getaway ruined by screaming children in the hotel pool or a food fight taking place at the neighboring table as you try to enjoy an intimate dinner. Sometimes you just want to enjoy your hard-earned vacation in …

The 2018 World's 50 Best Restaurants Announced

The World's 50 Best Restaurants were announced Tuesday evening at a ceremony in Bilbao, Spain—here are the winners.<p>The world’s best restaurant is in Italy once more, according to the annual World’s 50 Best Restaurants list. Massimo Bottura's restaurantOsteria FrancescanaOsteria Francescana in …

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Is this the world's best hotel room?

“Please be careful,” says the manager as she hands over the keys, with a face like she’s just been ordered to scrub the chemical toilets after Glastonbury.<p>To be fair, we don’t look much like the regular clientele at this particular property. In fact, with our unshaven faces, flip flops and puffa …

The other London underground: See the ancient city that lies beneath the modern metropolis

By Diane Roberts<p>A dragon rears up bang in the middle of the road, wings outstretched, marking an invisible boundary. She (or he — with a dragon, how can you tell?) clutches a shield with scaly claws and snarls silently westward. The dragon is only a statue, perched on a fancy marble base with a …

15 Super Simple Beer Cocktails to Cool You Down this Summer

🍺 + 🍹 = 👍.<p>Beer cocktails are one of the most versatile summer drinks out there because they're diverse enough (from fruit-based beers to sour varieties to malts) to mix with both the savory and the sweet. Not to mention that the ingredients are all grocery store accessible: easy to make with a …

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5 Family Vacations That Don’t Involve Disney World

I have never understood the hoopla over Disney World.<p>To me, teaching moments and travel go hand in hand. So our family vacations are designed to incorporate elements of enrichment: exposure to foreign culture, a brush with history, interaction with nature, discovery of new foods, engaging in …

It's official: This is what Uber's first self-driving car looks like - Pocket-lint

Uber has confirmed it made a self-driving car, with an official photo and more.<p>Exactly one year ago, a different photo surfaced showing what looks …

SilverPush claims its TV monitoring app didn't snoop on you

The company says its controversial tracking app only hears its own watermarks anyway.<p>SilverPush, an Indian firm that made software capable of silently tracking your TV viewing, claims it has no active partnerships with US-based apps. The company found itself under the spotlight last week after the …

The Anti-Tourist Tourist’s Guide To London

Much to the dismay of anyone I've ever traveled with, I've always been one to avoid a tourist trap at any and all costs. And while I've tried to be a good sport about taking a quick trip to see some random monument in a busy part of a new city, my heart's never been completely in it. And, yes, I am …

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Packing apps take a load off of travelers

When you’re traveling for business, picking, packing and toting your clothes may at times feel like a second job. But a host of apps are trying to make life on the road a bit easier.<p>From online valets to services that essentially offer laundry to-go, corporate trekkers can digitally outsource much …

New York City’s Best Restaurants for Power Lunches

The iconic restaurant that has defined the term power lunch since 1959 is the one and only Four Seasons. Designed by legendary architect Philip …

This man brought wi-fi to 60,000 people in remote Annapurna. The result is amazing.

In Nepal’s Annapurna region a man has made an extraordinary vision come true. He has brought internet access to places that even today can only be …

Where to Eat at Orlando International Airport (MCO)

At the moment, the dining scene Orlando International Airport is undergoing a major sea change. Over the next few months, a number of the old airport standbys will be closing (or have already closed) to make way for new options. It'll be lights out for the Sbarro, Freshens and Kafe Kalik in the …

Five Winter Getaways We Love Near San Francisco

Escape is just a short drive away.<p>Winter in the San Francisco Bay Area means many things. To the north, it means a romantic crowd-free weekend in …

Secrets of New York City’s Grand Central Terminal

Think you know the famed station well? These eleven tidbits may surprise you.<p>Not only is Grand Central Terminal one of the world’s most beautiful …

How To Find Your Hiring Manager Using LinkedIn

You can lob resumes and application forms into the Black Hole recruiting portals all day long, and it won’t move your job search forward. If there’s one thing job-seekers know, it’s that trying to get a job through the talent-repelling Applicant Tracking Systems most organizations now employ is a …