America has been called a lot of things: beautiful, majestic, wild, and great. It's all those and more. Whether you're driving down the Pacific Coast Highway, whale watching in Cape Cod, or embracing inner
Los Angeles-based designer Jennifer Siegal proudly embraces prefabricated design—and is on a mission to remove negative... We used and abused seven eco-friendly countertops to investigate if they could
For the intrepid, quirky and adventurous traveler, the flower-quilted double bed and lacquered furniture of a typical hotel room is just plain boring. Here are the world's 18 strangest hotels. The first
Don’t you wish you lived here? With rising rents, a short supply of housing, and more people flocking to cities, it’s no wonder that micro-dwellings have become a zeitgeisty solution for modern living.
A team of architects and designers have come together to explore how 3D printing technology can help our flying friends. Printednest aims to bring birds back into cities with its 3D-printed bird feeders.
Sweden’s varied landscape, from the frozen reaches of the north to its vast forests and lakes, combines with cutting-edge design to inspire some unique lodgings. Here's our pick of the country's quirkiest
With its variety of microclimates, multifaceted history and diverse flora and fauna, Hawaii is made for day trips. In just one afternoon, a visitor can hike a rocky pine forest, learn the stories of an
But the currency has just fallen to its lowest level in more than a decade, meaning a European vacation is suddenly within reach for more thrifty travelers. We've come up with the ultimate bucket list
TravelIntelligent Travel For 25 years, NASA’s orbiting Hubble telescope has beamed mesmerizing images of our universe. But Earth dwellers can get stellar celestial views, too. Here are three trip-worthy
The long, winding dirt road, weathered and rough, had my driver avoiding cows and goats on every curve as we drove high above the turquoise clear Caribbean water. The scenery is spectacular with rolling
During the World Cup, the soccer players are sleeping at their training camp in Granja Comary on the edge of Serra dos Orgaos National Park, which is about 45 minutes from this Petrópolis hotel. The Atelier
Little can match the pleasure of taking a dip in a secluded spot. Sliding into a river or striking out for the centre of a lake, it’s impossible not to feel as if you’ve become part of the scene, rather
Trips to Take Before You Die A bucket list without a destination is like a bucket without a handle—it just goes nowhere. Well, we've got a plan for you, and it culminates with these 30 perfect escapes.
It is the simple, ingenious concept that lets you rent out a spare room or book cheap lodgings almost anywhere on the planet from the comfort of your laptop. Airbnb's website has upended the travel industry,
After years of writing about doing well by doing good, I have received many notes from readers that describe how lazy co-workers fool management into giving them big raises. I can’t endorse any of these