Emanuel Amorim

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British Columbia road trip: the art of getting lost

The best road trips have few set plans. They’re about the thrill of discovery, of not knowing what comes next. Forget detailed itineraries that look like a shopping list. As Kerouac said: “There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep rolling under the stars.” That’s my kind of road …

Hiking

Video: The Top 10 Most Beautiful Hikes in the World

This weekend is the long Memorial Day holiday here in the U.S., which often unofficially starts the summer season. No doubt, many of you will be …

Best Indian Restaurants In The GTA: 15 Spots You Need To Check Out

This list will make you hungry.<p>In the Greater Toronto Area, South Asian restaurants have garnered the public's attention not just because of their …

The ultimate guide to hiking Italy’s most breathtaking trails

We’re not quite sure why Italy isn’t as popular a hiking destination as places like Patagonia, Iceland, or the Pacific Crest Trail. Italian hiking …

Best beaches in Portugal from the Algarve to Lisbon that you'll want to bookmark for your next holiday

Portugal has long been a firm favourite with Brits for a family holiday thanks to its hot and sunny weather, the plethora of activities on offer and, …

European Travel

50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

Literature

8 European Hiking Tours to Conquer this Spring

Spring is just barely starting to sprout. The holidays have passed and February treks on. This makes it the perfect season for hiking tours as the …

The Gone World is a brilliant, complicated novel about the consequences of time travel

How do you solve a murder by jumping back and forth in time?<p>In his debut novel, author Tom Sweterlitsch constructed a fascinating mystery with <i>Tomorrow and Tomorrow</i>, set in a virtual version of Pittsburgh after a terrorist attack leveled the city. In <i>The Gone World</i><i>,</i> he introduces an even more …

The ultimate travel bucket list: 31 things to do in your lifetime

South America

7 Business Books That Will Set You Apart In 2018

What are your goals for 2018?<p>Most of these books were published in 2017. One was published in 2016, but I just recently discovered it a few months back. And two of these books won't be released until 2018, but I got my paws on them early.<p>1. Tribe of Mentors: Short Life Advice from the Best in the …

15 Places to Take the Solo Trip of a Lifetime

Solo travel, like dining alone, gets a bad rap -- mostly from people who don't particularly enjoy their own company. If you can put up with yourself, …

Travel

18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

18 Places to Go in 2018

Wondering where to travel in 2018? We’ve got you covered.<p>It’s never easy to decide which destinations to feature in our annual Where to Go list. When …

Northern California

Lisbon's best restaurants and bars

'I was born here, and although I packed my bags and set out to travel the world when I was 19 years old, the city is still my heart's home. It's a …

Bill Gates reveals his 6 favorite books he read in the past year

Bill Gates reads about 50 books a year, but only a few make his annual list of favorites.<p>For several years, the Microsoft founder has chosen five titles he enjoyed over the past year and published reviews of them on his Gates Notes blog.<p>Here are his recommendations.

Books

The First Timer's Guide to Island Hopping in the Caribbean

With its white sandy beaches, swaying palm trees, and laid-back lifestyle, the Caribbean has long been a much-loved destination for world travelers. …

Caribbean

12 of the Best Business Books of 2017, According to the Stanford Business School

Learn from the best to become your best.<p>A good book is like food for the soul. When you want to curl up by the fire with a truly great one, look no further than this list furnished by members of the Stanford Graduate School of Business.<p>If you've got an entrepreneur or two in your life, these might …

The 58 Best Books of 2017

2017 has been one hell of a year, full of ups and downs and everything in between. But if there's one thing that's for certain, it's that 2017 was a damn good year for books. New releases from all across the different genres have taken us places we never thought imaginable, explained what really …

How to choose your backpack size based on trip length

Choosing the right pack is intimidating. There are so many types, so many options, all sorts of technical aspects that even reading a single tag can …

Backpacking

Where to Eat in Barcelona

As recommended by the staff at Pakta. —Michael Idov

Brand-New Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

This month had a lot of great new releases in marketing, business, and leadership.<p>As an entrepreneur, it's never been easier to get your hand on expert advice through great books. I've written in the past about my favorite books for female entrepreneurs, creative entrepreneurs, social media skill …

Ditch the Haunted House: 15 Heart-Stopping Thrillers to Read This Fall

A Novel<p>Dan Brown<p>A #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestseller from the author of The Da Vinci Code, this inventive thriller navigates the unveiling of a controversial discovery that changes what we know about our existence. Robert Langdon – a Harvard professor of symbology and expert on religious icons – attends …

Lisbon on a Budget: A Travel Guide to Portugal’s Capital

Lisbon has exploded in popularity over the past few years, and it’s not surprising why: the weather is excellent, the food is great, and it’s …

European Travel

The World's Most Epic Day Hikes

Adventure<p>These tremendous treks don't require an overnight bag.<p>Every trail offers a fresh adventure, whether you meander along a river, through a forest, or into a valley. With these 10 treks from around the globe, you'll take in views of gorgeous landscapes, challenge your abilities, and see a new …

Guide to Chicago's Northwest Side Italian food, with owners' stories and must-have orders

Little Italy in Chicago will always be found along the surviving colorful red, white and green storefronts on Taylor Street on the Near Southwest Side of Chicago. While the neighborhood is now often known as University Village, the Italian-born immigrants who once lived there should not be …

This Is the Most Wished-For Airbnb in Portugal

Find out why so many people want to stay there<p>Visitors to this villa in the hills of northern Portugal get the best of both worlds with nearby …

What Every Traveler Should Know Before Going to Iceland

Iceland feels simultaneously familiar and unfamiliar -- and that’s precisely what makes the country so special. On the one hand, people here speak …

European Travel