Gabriela Guerra

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The Incredible Bridge You Must Walk Over When In Prague

When you’re in Prague, you will walk over the Charles Bridge (yes, it’s “Karlovy” over there).<p>Not “maybe” walk, not “if I get the chance.” If you’re in London you’ll see Big Ben. In Paris it’s the Eiffel Tower. And in Prague, it’s a walk in history, where you feel the past, the urgency of the …

European Travel

10 of the world's most magical autumn escapes

Paul Bloomfield picks the best places to see autumn’s changing colours, from northern Finland to South Korea.<p>1. Get active in Japan<p>While spring sparks hanami cherry blossom-viewing parties, in October and November it’s koyo (or momiji – blazing foliage) that draws the crowds on Honshu, Japan’s …

National Parks

The Trafalgar Square lions are getting a new friend who'll roar poetry at you

A companion for the four stone lions at the base of Nelson’s Column in Trafalgar Square will take pride of place in London in September, and it will create poetry out of words spoken to it by the public. Please Feed The Lions is an interactive sculpture by artist and designer Es Devlin, who is …

Inside the Most Beautiful Libraries on Earth

Trying to encapsulate what libraries mean to humanity in a single photograph seems like an insurmountable task. But, against the odds, that’s exactly …

San Francisco

9 underrated European cities that will help you beat the crowds

When most people think of traveling to Europe, cultural capitals like London, Paris, and Rome come to mind.<p>But these well-known cities have been attracting international tourists for decades. This has caused prices of accommodation and entertainment to go up. And the proliferation of out-of-towners …

These are the trending travel destinations, according to a top travel Instagram account

Travel media Instagram account, @earth. have revealed their top ten trending travel destinations The millennial-focused account has over a million followers and it developed the list using an algorithm based on two variables. The first was through answers submitted by over 100,000 of its followers …

Dubrovnik: A Medieval City Rising From the Sea

Blending history and fantasy, Dubrovnik might be the most surprising tourist destination on the planet.

The Rainbow Mountain in Peru Looks Unreal — But You Can Actually Go Here

Ever wanted to go somewhere over the rainbow?<p>While you’ll probably never make it to Oz, you can go to a land where you’ll be positively surrounded by …

South America

J.R.R. Tolkien book The Fall of Gondolin coming in August

J.R.R. Tolkien, author of The Hobbit and The Lord of The Rings, died in 1973. But fans will get the chance to read a new book by the author (well, new to them) this August.<p>HarperCollins will publish The Fall of Gondolin on Aug. 30, the publishing company announced Tuesday. The book was edited by …

The Fall of Gondolin, 'new' JRR Tolkien book, to be published in 2018

Edited by his son Christopher, Tolkien’s tale of a reluctant hero defending a city was written while the author was in hospital after the Battle of the Somme<p>JRR Tolkien’s The Fall of Gondolin, his tale of a beautiful, mysterious city destroyed by dark forces which The Lord of the Rings author …

J.R.R. Tolkien

Masters Of Ink: Pushing Boundaries Of Contemporary Tattoo Art With Uncl Paul Knows

<i>Masters of Ink is a Konbini original introducing you to a whole spectrum of tattoo artists from all over the world. Custom designers specializing in</i> …

Massive Ancient Drawings Found in Peruvian Desert

Armed with satellites and drones, archaeologists discover new Nasca lines and dozens of other enigmatic geoglyphs carved into the earth.<p>Etched into the high desert of southern Peru more than a millennium ago, the enigmatic Nasca lines continue to capture our imagination. More than a thousand of …

The Arts (Australia)

Color Psychology: How Colors Influence the Mind

The psychology of color as it relates to persuasion is one of the most interesting—and most controversial—aspects of marketing.<p><b>The reason:</b> Most of …

London's new Tube line will have spectacular public art; get a sneak peek at it

Londoners – and visitors to the English capital – are waiting impatiently for the new Tube line to open at the end of the year. In the meantime, they can get a preview of the public art planned for the line at a free exhibition in East London.<p>Art Capital: Art for the Elizabeth Line runs at the …

Banksy's world caught on camera

Barry Cawston's latest project has brought him a step closer to the world's most mysterious street artist. Rachel Stewart spoke to the British …

Artist Celebrates ‘Year of the Dog’ With Expressive Pencil and Ink Drawings

Serbian artist Endre Penovác masterfully captures the charm of animals with expressive brush strokes and gestural marks. Perhaps best known for his fluffy black cats rendered in watercolor and ink, his latest work takes the form of another four-legged species. To celebrate the Chinese <i>Year of the …

Pictures Capture the Invisible Glow of Flowers

Picture Stories<p>Ultraviolet light reveals alien-like colors and fairy sparkles in seemingly normal plants.<p>Take a look at some of the flowers photographed by Craig Burrows and you might feel as if you’ve suddenly been transported into the alien world of Pandora from James Cameron’s <i>Avatar</i>. Brightly …

James Cameron

5 Short Mystery Novels Under 300 Pages That You Read In A Single Weekend

For most readers, there is nothing more satisfying than getting caught up in a good, long book, but it isn't always easy to find time to read a …

8 Underrated Destinations in Germany

Americans are traveling abroad in record numbers. According to data from the National Travel and Tourism Office, Germany is the seventh most popular …

Japanese ‘Ikigai’ Philosophy Could Be the Secret Formula to a Long and Happy Life

Many of us spend our entire lives trying to achieve happiness and the perfect life balance to leave us fulfilled. So what is the key to living a full, fruitful life? In Japan, a concept called <i>ikigai</i> is central to finding one’s satisfaction and meaning in life. In fact, <i>ikigai</i> translates to “reason …

14 City Squares You Totally Have To Visit

Out of all the nice places of a touristic city, the main squares are probably the most visited ones. Lovely, medieval, mesmerizing and crowded most …

7 Books with Unusual and Unconventional Formats

When you crack open a book, you generally know what you’re getting yourself into, format wise. A story divided into chapters made of indented …

How Reading Changes Your Brain Can Actually Make You A Better & More Positive Person

I'm in grad school right now, and we've been reading three of Irish writer Samuel Beckett's very challenging novels. TBH, the reading sort of makes …

9 Famous French Painters You Should Know

There’re countless artists from across the globe who have shaped the art world as we know it today. However, France has been home to many of the most famous and influential painters in Western history. Art was—and still is—an essential part of French culture, and was nurtured even from its ancient …

Scientists Have Discovered How Traumatic Experiences Actually Rewire The Brain

This is why they're so hard to forget.<p>For many people dealing with traumatic memories, cognitive behavioural therapy is the best shot at living an …

The 20 best countries to live in around the world

Switzerland is the best country in the world for the second year running, according to the third annual ranking of the world's nations released by U.S. News & World Report.<p>The list compiles the results of surveys from 21,000 people around the world who scored their homelands based on 65 attributes …

This Mysterious Medieval Tradition Lives On Today

Travel<p>Faceless horsemen perform acrobatic stunts during the annual Sa Sartiglia festival, when old tradition enters modern time.<p>Every year, a troop of horsemen wearing frightening doll masks and frilly clothes gallop past cheering crowds lining the otherwise sleepy city of Oristano on the Italian …

Sardinia

Here’s your chance to work for Amazon without leaving your couch

Amazon is hiring 1,750 part-time work-from-home employees. Plus, more surprising WFH jobs that don’t require previous experience.<p>You’ll feel right at …

Employment

Simple Carbonara

February 2018<p>4 servings<p>Humble ingredients—eggs, noodles, cheese, and pork—combine to create glossy, glorious pasta carbonara. It's the no-food-in-the-house dinner of our dreams.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 Tbsp. kosher salt, plus more<p>4 oz. guanciale (salt-cured pork jowl), pancetta (Italian bacon), or bacon<p>2 …

Recipes