Elsa N. Kibowa

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20 awesome photos of extreme latte art

Recent surveys have even shown that some people are willing to pay more for an especially creative latte.<p>In August, the Journal of Sensory Studies published the findings of an online survey whose respondents were willing to pay up to 13% more for a cup of coffee with latte art than for a cup that …

In Amsterdam, the Best Summer Entertainment Can Be Found Outside

As the weather heats up in Amsterdam to a pleasant 70-something degrees, there’s no need to go indoors for your daily dose of culture. It’s the best …

European Travel

The End of a Royal Vacation

The Côte d'Azur -- known to Anglophones as the French Riviera -- hardly needs an introduction. It has been a playground for the rich and famous for well over a century.<p>Being neither particularly rich nor famous, I nevertheless had the opportunity to live there for nearly a decade during the 1990's …

China Southern Launches Flights to Nairobi as Kenya Tourism Grows

China Southern Airlines Co. introduced flights to Kenya to tap an expected 15 percent increase in travelers to the East African nation, Chairman Si …

Heavenly Srinagar

"It there is a heaven on earth, it is here...it is here...it is here."<p>Srinagar has been the fascination of many. So, this summer when I got an opportunity to travel to this most famous "go to" Hindi movie shooting location of the 70's and 80's, my heart jumped to it.<p>As the name suggests, Srinagar …

Expedia Can't Be Happy as Orbitz Worldwide Limps Toward the Finish Line

Business as usual is the message that Orbitz Worldwide officials articulate as the company awaits falling into the arms of Expedia Inc. But the …

How to Master the Art of Amtrak Travel

Riding the rails—it’s a beloved experience that many prefer to plane or car travel. There are no security lines and no traffic, plus the benefit of …

Trains

The Rustic Way Turns Fairy Tale Guest Houses Into Reality

The story behind The Rustic Way is centuries in the making. Dan Pauly may be the current carpenter behind these quaint guest houses, but his …

Rustic

T+L Checks In: Living the Bungalow High Life at the Fairmont Miramar in Santa Monica

The Concept<p>Hollywood glamour meets beach house chic in 32 poolside bungalows, circa 1938, reconceived for 2015 by celebrated Los Angeles interior …

Disneyland Expansion Rumors Fly After Recent Land Purchase

Disney recently purchased 14.7 acres of land in Anaheim and theme park fans are quick to get excited about a possible expansion. The buzz isn't …

Walt Disney Company

Visitors From Gulf Countries Are Saving Swiss Tourism This Year

Overlooking the palm trees and sparkling blue waters of Lake Lugano, the Belle Epoque Hotel Splendide Royal is looking to the East to make its guests …

Tourism

1,200 Chairs Are Turned into a Dynamic "Roller Coaster" in French Public Square

Baptiste Debombourg has transformed an ordinary public square in France into the site of an incredible art installation. Titled <i>Stellar</i>, the piece utilizes the very objects that normally occupy the outdoor space–cafe chairs–and stacks 1,200 of them to form a dynamic roller coaster. Four large, …

British Airways Begins Crackdown as Luggage Woes Go International

Ever since the inception of airline checked baggage fees there’s been a war between passengers and airlines over in-cabin bin space.<p>Frugal passengers …

The World's Best Hotel Brands 2015

Score: 90.15<p>Despite reviews from regular Ritz-Carlton guests that some older properties are beginning to show their age, this luxury franchise still …

Hospitality

Content-Aware: Jordanna Kalman

Jordanna Kalman is a fine art photographer living in NY, USA. Her work deals with loneliness, individuality and femininity. She has two young …

Sony takes selfies to another level with Xperia M5 and C5 Ultra

Sony's mobile division is not doing well — it lost $188 million in the company's first fiscal quarter of 2015 — but there's no denying its …

Phones

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Amusing Drawings Illustrate an Easily Relatable Deep Love of Sleep

Is your favorite place your bed? Do you hit the snooze button for as long as possible to squeeze in every last minute of slumber? If so, these whimsical doodles will certainly speak to you–the amusing scenes illustrate an eternal love of sleep. They're illustrated by Lingvistov, a collaboration …

Amazon Cuts Down On Prime Members Sharing Their Benefits

Over the weekend, Amazon quietly rolled out a series of changes to its “Amazon Household” program and the ability for Prime members to share their shipping benefits. The changes are designed to limit the ability for customers to share Amazon Prime subscriptions with those who are not actually …

Libraries

Shooting Son Doong in 360°

As me and my team left for Vietnam this January, we had a goal: to make an interactive reportage about the world’s largest cave for National …

Storms