Holly Martin

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Your Check List for Checking In at the Station

Your Checklist for Checking In at the Station<p>You did it! You finally booked that cross country train trip you’ve always wanted to take. But now what? …

6 Reasons Why Long Distance Train Travel Is Worth It

Taking a long-distance train is not the fastest mode of transportation, but it’s certainly much more relaxing than being crammed into flying metal tube with 150 of your closest friends. As long as you’re not in a hurry, it’s a great way to unplug, de-stress and maybe even meet some new friends. …

Tenaya Lodge in Yosemite

After a luxurious night in Los Angeles spent getting over my mom guilt with good cocktails and shopping, I drove to Fresno to pick up my friend Dana. …

8 Amazing Hidden Travel Gems in California

California is by far one of the best states to visit for a holiday or a road trip. Many visitors to the state typically flock to the larger cities, like Los Angeles and San Francisco, but California also has an abundance of beautiful towns and pristine nature.<p>Its expansive coastline, endlessly tall …

Fodor’s Week in Travel: California Dreamin’

This week, we explored the best California has to offer, from the chicest budget hotels in wine country to the most decadent desserts in Los Angeles. …

The Perils Of Working From Home

Earlier in my career as a journalist, I worked in an office. For nearly two decades, I trudged in every day and never did my job from home unless I was sick.<p>Over the past 10 years, however, I’ve crafted my trade from my home office in Washington, D.C.; in reality, it’s more of a floating …

10 Jobs You Can Do From Home

<b>SPECIAL FROM</b> <i>Grandparents.com</i><p><b>Earn extra cash with these flexible jobs you can do based on your own schedule.</b><p><b>Make Extra Cash</b><p>Whether you already work and want to make more money, or are retired and looking to supplement your income, there are jobs out there that fit the bill.<p>“Many people who are …

10 Great Jobs Where You Can Work Completely From Home

It turns out, no! <b>Thousands of telecommuting job opportunities exist for a huge variety of career fields.</b><p>To give you a sense of the remote jobs you might not know about, here are 10 unique options for telecommuting jobs:<p>1. Sports Psychologist<p>This role is a behavior coaching position that aims to …

The Top 25 Companies For Work-From-Home Jobs

If so, it might be time to start working from home.<p>But while 50% of the workforce currently has jobs that <i>can</i> be done remotely, according to Global Workplace Analytics, not all employers are open to the idea.<p>"If your boss isn't willing to offer you a more flexible schedule, it may be time for you to …

The 20 Most Common Work-From-Home Job Opportunities

So you want to work from home.<p>Join the club — and by that, I mean the many people who already telecommute.<p>Global Workplace Analytics, an organization that studies and promotes flexible work situations and telecommuting reports that telecommuting has grown almost 80% from 2005 to 2012 across sectors …

Work From Home: The Top 100 Companies Offering Flexible Jobs In 2014

FlexJobs has released the 2017, 2015 and 2016 lists of top companies offering flexible opportunities. See the <b>2017,</b> <b>2016</b> and <b>2015 list</b>.<p>“Make Thousands Of Dollars Working From Home!”<p>Sounds like a scam, doesn’t it? Sadly, oftentimes it is.<p>However, FlexJobs sifts through the dross to find flexible …

Best Data Entry Jobs From Home

Big-money promises signal scams, but there are legitimate home data entry jobs.<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Share<br>• Email<p>Updated January 17, 2018<p>Data entry jobs are …

The 10 Best Work-From-Home Jobs

If you've dreamed of skipping your morning commute and working from the comfort of your own home, it turns out you can.<p>FlexJobs, a subscription job board for people who want to telecommute, put together a list of the best work-from-home jobs it has recently advertised on its site.<p>It did this by …

Soak in These Amazing Geothermal Hot Spots

<i>Termas del Rincon, Chile (Photo: Turismo Chile)</i><p>For an invigorating escape, one that renews your body and soul, head to a gorgeous geothermal hot spot. These destinations, where the earth's crust breaks open with bubbling mud, gushing hot springs, and steamy vapors, are gorgeous places to exhale. …

Unexpected and Unrepeatable: How to Enjoy a Truly Authentic Travel Experience

By Eoin Bassett, InternationalLiving.com<p><i>This article comes to us courtesy of InternationalLiving.com, the world's leading authority on how to live, work, invest, travel, and retire better overseas.</i><p>These days it's easy to get the sense that there are just no more blanks on the map. And that if there …

How One Couple Earns Money While They Travel Around The World

Now that he works from places like Berlin, Prague, Vietnam, and Amsterdam as he travels the world, he says things aren't much different — at least, things aren't much different for the clients.<p>For Chris and his wife, Danika, everything has changed.<p>"The fact that I'm sitting here in Berlin dealing …

10 Travel Hacks You Need This Holiday Season

<i>By Alycia Simons, HotelsCombined.com</i><p>Christmas is around the corner and travellers quickly jumping online to book their end of year accommodation. Last year the number of hotel bookings on HotelsCombined for the 2013 Christmas period increased 364 per cent (!) over November and December and it's …

How Airbnb Will Change the Way You Travel

Michael and I have been on the road for over three years now with no fixed address, yet people still ask us where we call home. We finally have a good answer: <i>we live at Airbnb</i>. We don't work for them, nor do we live at their corporate headquarters (although considering their funky new offices in …

15 Otherworldly Places You Have to See to Believe

<b>Three Sisters Volcano, Oregon</b><p>Have you ever looked at a photo and just couldn't believe what you were seeing? Today let's check out 15 of those places. Destinations that seem like they are not of this Earth. Lakes that seem like they belong on another planet. Mountains that appear like they were …

The 10 Best Bars In New York City

From trendy cocktail bars to local dives, we've found the 10 best bars in New York City.<p>This list is derived from our list of The Best Bars In America. To compile this list, we looked at six notable bar rankings— James Beard Awards, Esquire, Food & Wine, Zagat, The World's 50 Best Bars, and …

5 Packing Tips for a Cold Weather Getaway

With the holidays fast approaching, many of us will be packing suitcases and driving or flying to visit family. But let's face it: packing for cold winter weather is no easy task. Here are five packing tips to maximize space when headed for cooler temps.<p>1. Invest in quality clothing<p>Functional …

5 Upscale Hostels That Are Nicer Than Most Hotels

By: Jordi Lippe<p>Forget everything you know about youth hostels -- the squeaky bunks, the communal baths, the dude from Poughkeepsie who's been backpacking for two weeks but has totally seen the world, man, and U.S. imperialism has, like, got to be stopped.<p>Sure, 10-to-a-room, all-bunk-bed, …

Fortune 5: The most powerful economic empires of all time

You hear quite a lot these days about America’s decline.<p>It’s perhaps inevitable that Americans are worried about their place in the world, after …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …