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The one most effective way ordinary travelers can get a free flight upgrade

Ott has made a career out of helping fliers use miles to get free seats in business and first class. He even once bagged a free ride on a private jet.<p>"Upgrades are generally a function of loyalty and money spent," according to Ott, though he says there is one effective way to get an upgrade that …

Los Angeles

This chocolate might just replace all your anti-ageing creams and serums

Finally, a wish made by millions might have come true. You can now (binge) eat chocolate, and not feel a hint of guilt after. An experimental …

These 12 gluten-free dessert recipes are the stuff of food-filled dreams

Whether you’ve got celiac disease or you’re slightly gluten-intolerant, finding foods you love that won’t irritate your stomach can be a daunting …

The tea that makes tumors shrink and cancer cells disappear. It has been used successfully for 50 years. Here is how to prepare it

Essiac tea was introduced in Canada during the early 1920’s. For over 50 years, a humble nurse, Rene Caisse (pronounced Reen Case), used the tea …

5 Challenges all Entrepreneurs Must Overcome to Be Successful

They say that a part of success can be determined by your mindset, and sometimes when we look at successful people, we forget about the many tears, …

5 Ideas to Steal from a Small But Efficient Family Kitchen

(Image credit: Sustainable Kitchens)<p>Here's a kitchen (built inside a converted English chapel) that proves that good things come in small packages. …

Kitchens

24 Outrageous Ramadan Tweets That Will Make You Laugh

PSA: It's Ramadan, so please be mindful and retweet all my selfies.

archatlas: Floating Stone Wall Residence in Johannesburg The Westcliff Pavilion by GASS is a steel-framed pavilion structure located in Johannesburg, South Africa. From the architects: This 2 bedroom dwelling, nestled away in its wooded surroundings, is positioned just before the inception of a major sheer face of the Westcliff Ridge. This affords the building a private, tranquil hiding place in the trees juxtaposed with a feeling of floating above the ridge combined with magnificent views of Johannesburg. Steel framing was a natural choice of construction method, as it married the environmental and access requirements to the desired architectural aesthetic. One of the main identifying features that advances this work beyond the scope of a simple modernist box is the floating stone wall. We wanted to continue in this tradition of using indigenous stone in our design and as such, we wanted included a wall made from stone harvested on the site itself. Text via (via archatlas)

Toronto is poised to become the next great producer of tech startups

Josh Guttman Contributor<p>Josh Guttman is a partner at SBNY, formerly Softbank Capital.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The Impending Opportunity In Real Estate Technology<p>I’ve spent more and more time in Toronto over the past few years and learned there’s more to this city than Drake calling it home …

Concept of the Ideal Kitchen Decorating for Minimalist House

Kitchen decor must be a slightly confusing part in deciding of how your kitchen will be. The first thing to do before starting to decorate your …

Interior Design

Eco-Friendly Botanical Wall Art Brings the Self-Sustaining Beauty of Nature Indoors

Designer Erin Kinsey is something of a moss boss. Her handcrafted botanical artwork transforms one's living space by bringing the beauty of the outdoors, inside. Combining a dual passion for design and nature, she has established a company named Artisan Moss which offers one-of-a-kind plant wall …

Wall Art

20 Family friendly kitchen renovation ideas for your home

Renovating a kitchen that had remained relatively untouched for decades meant that Clodagh and Tim had many design decisions to make. ‘We knew what …

Kitchens

13 more European cities you never thought to visit (but really should)

Mapped: The world's tallest (and shortest) countries

Ever wondered which nationalities are the tallest? Of course not. But we're going to tell you anyway.<p>The map above shows 98 nations colour coded according to the average height of its male residents (no reliable data is available for those countries that appear in grey). It will suprise no-one to …

25 Ice Cream Cakes You'll Melt Over

When ice cream and cake layer together, the result is a dessert you'll gladly want to present at any Summer festivity. These ice cream cakes go above and beyond, though. Some are hacks involving ice cream sandwiches (for the type who would rather fry an egg on concrete than turn on their ovens …

Propaganda film project backfires on North Korea

A documentary designed to portray North Korea as a workers' paradise has backfired on Pyongyang and is stirring up a diplomatic row with Moscow as well as a new bout of bad-feeling with Seoul.<p>Vitaly Mansky, a Russian film-maker, was commissioned by the North Korean government in 2014 to produce a …

The world's 15 most peaceful countries – which nation has been number one for seven years?

Girls' Generation Yoona to make solo debut

SEOUL, March 9 (Yonhap) -- Yoona of popular K-pop group Girls' Generation will release her first solo piece since debuting with the group nine years …

Former Girls' Generation Member Releases 1st Solo Album

Jessica, former member of girl group Girls' Generation, released her first solo album on Tuesday after she abruptly left the group in 2014.<p>Her new …

The ultimate lemon cheesecake recipe

This one is for all you lemon and cheesecake fans out there. Not overly sweet, with just the right amount of tang, this dessert is a dream come true, from the crust to the filling. A rich lemon custard is beaten with cream cheese to make the filling, then baked in a crust made with lemon sandwich …

Flexhouse / Evolution Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> With its wide walls of glass and a ribbon-like white façade that winds its way around the building, this …

Architecture

8 Tourist Attractions That Are Actually Completely Fake

Read this before you gloat about any of them on Instagram.<p>From Juliet's balcony to Plymouth Rock, these tourist hotspots are nothing more than tourist traps.

The 19 cheapest holiday destinations on earth

The airport transfer website Hoppa recently released a ranking of the world's most affordable -- and most expensive -- destinations for a holiday.<p>To …

The Best Interior Designers in Chicago

We reviewed 120 of the best Chicago, IL interior designers and picked the top 20 based on multiple factors including their experience, customer …

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Meet the fish that's taken control of a jellyfish in Byron waters

His Instagram posts hit viral status after being shared by DiscoverOcean and Australian Geographic and gaining worldwide attention.<p>One of the photos, …

You Can Stay At This Incredible Hostel For Less Than 20 Bucks A Night

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13 Artists Who Turned Ocean Trash Into Amazing Art

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10 buildings that will change New York’s skyline by 2021

Since its very beginnings, New York City has been reaching for the sky. For much of its early history, the tallest structures here were church …

9 Lessons the Great Depression Taught Us About Money

Here are nine tips from the era that are still just as relevant today and can save your household a lot of money<p>Lasting from 1929 until 1939, the …