Gowtam Reddy

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How to Shoot Awesome Astrophotography & Night Sky Images: A Basic Tutorial to Get You Started

This video tutorial is a few years old, but we thought we’d share it because it offers some great starter information on how to shoot …

Photography

The Best Time to Visit Hawaii

While almost any time of year except the monsoon season is a great time to visit this remote U.S. state, prices vary greatly by season—especially …

Hawaii

5 EUROPEAN DAY HIKES EVERYONE SHOULD EXPERIENCE

Europe’s varied geography lends itself to hundreds of day walks that require nothing more than an average level of fitness and good shoes.<p>Here are …

Hiking

Madrid Travel Guide

Best Time To Go<p>Though Madrid is miles away from the sea, the city experiences a Mediterranean climate, which means warm, humid summers and mild …

Spain's Best Kept Secrets- 15 Most Beautiful Villages and Towns of Spain

The beauty of Spain lies in its sleepy, forgotten corners. This is where the real drama unfolds- mesmerizing sights and timeless heritage. If you’ve …

Where to Eat Great Pizza Near NYC’s Hottest Tourist Attractions

You’re coming to New York City, and the itinerary is packed. But since eating is just as important as snagging <i>Hamilton</i> tickets, we’re here to …

First mobile phone call made 45 years ago today

A historic milestone occurred April 3, 1973: the very first call on a mobile phone. It was the phone equivalent of landing on the moon.<p>But that call wasn’t an inspirational message — some equivalent of “a giant leap for mankind.” Nope, Martin Cooper, who headed up Motorola’s team developing the …

9 Incredible Cities to Visit in Switzerland

With a location in the Alps mountain range and an impressive railroad that runs through it, the country of Switzerland is in no short supply of …

Travel Just Got Even Cheaper!! Save 70% on Your Travel This Year by Booking at Wholesale Prices

<b>This post will tell you how to access wholesale travel rates usually reserved for travel agents, at up to 70% off.</b> <b>Spoiler: Genie Traveler.</b><p>The idea …

The World's Most Romantic Adventures

You're guaranteed to get some action on these heart-racing trips.<p>Grab your partner, lace up your matching boots, and summon your wild kindred spirits to take on these romantic adventures around the world.<p>Whether you prefer unmatched access to Earth’s most interesting species, a wintry cross-country …

National Parks

Getting Rid of This Common Smoothie Ingredient Helped Me Lose Weight

A protein-rich, refreshing smoothie is one of my favorite breakfasts to eat after I get back from the gym in the mornings. It's been a staple morning meal of mine for a long time, but I didn't realize until several months ago that I was making my smoothies all wrong.<p>Last year, my trainer at the …

Nutrition

'The Last Jedi' destroyed me and I am not OK: How to process the big surprise

<b>WARNING</b>! <i>In case it wasn’t clear from the headline, this is only for people who’ve seen</i> The Last Jedi <i>already.</i> <b>DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN IT!</b> <i>Save</i> …

How to Make Money While Traveling

These next-level hacks are easier (and less stressful!) than putting your home on Airbnb.<p>Think the cost of travelling has become prohibitive? Think …

19 of the best ski resorts to visit this winter that don't cost a fortune

HomeToGo, a vacation rental search tool, has compiled a list of the most affordable ski resorts in North America so you can tear up the slopes, even if you're on a budget.<p>They gathered data for the 35 top-rated ski resorts in the US and Canada, and then estimated the average total cost of a one …

7 Popular Travel Destinations to Avoid Photos

Photo: Getty Images<p>We’re just going to say it—certain popular vacation destinations need to be retired. When the world has so many incredible places to visit, why would you spend your time and money at overpriced, overhyped, soul-sucking tourist traps? Unless you want to waste your hard-earned …

Tourism

That Time Nintendo and Sega Introduced 3D Gaming, In 1987

Years before Sega did what Nintendon’t the two gaming giants briefly went head to head in the newly discovered market of 3D gaming. It didn’t go very …

Subtitles Open You Up to Hackers When Using Popular Media Players

On Tuesday, security research firm Checkpoint announced that its team had discovered a new vulnerability in numerous media players that allows a …

People are reportedly sharing fewer personal updates on Facebook

Has your Facebook feed turned into a stream of brand updates, memes, and re-shared videos? That's partly because Facebook wants it that way, but it's also partly because people are posting fewer personal updates to Facebook than they used to, according to a report in <i>The Information</i>.<p>Overall sharing …