Jay Mercado

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The 15 Places You Really Should Visit This Summer

It’s high time to get the summer holiday plans in gear and, inspired by the amazing colourful selection of summer essentials over at Kapten & Sons, …

50% off flights, trains, buses, and hotels within Canada and around the world

Update: I received an email from a representative at SQM to include some additional information. I have included that information in quotes in the …

The Best DIY Sushi Recipes to Make if You're Nervous About Raw Fish

The easiest sushi recipes anyone can make.<p>Making sushi at home can be daunting—not just because of the technique, but also because you have to secure …

Meet the Colorado businessman who is running for president in Congo

On paper, the Democratic Republic of Congo is one of Africa's richest nations.<p>Its eastern hills are estimated to contain about $24 trillion worth of mineral deposits, including gold, diamonds, copper and cobalt. Its nearly 200 million acres of arable land could feed much of Africa, and the mighty …

10 Destinations You Can Visit for Under $25 a Day

<i>By: Meaghan Agnew</i><p><i>Credit: Patryk Kosmider/Shutterstock</i><p>You're one Seamless order away from insolvency, yet the travel bug continues to nibble. So how to wander the planet without worrying about the bottom line? Believe it or not, there are still plenty of global destinations where you can get by on …

Living Legends: The Mardi Gras Indians of New Orleans

I’m sitting in a cluttered workshop in <b>New Orleans</b>’ Central City neighborhood.<p>Surrounding me are plastic containers filled with beads and rhinestones of about every hue imaginable, elaborate feather headdresses, glue guns, oversize spools of thread, and fluffy lime-green tufts that suggest a Muppet …

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Eight of the Strangest Art Museums Around the World

For those begging for a museum experience beyond ankle-aching walk-throughs glancing at portraits and landscapes: there's hope. Toilet seat lids, …

Toyota Cars Will Be Equipped With Ford's Software

Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Co. will use software developed by Ford Motor Co. in its cars to give drivers command and control of smartphone apps …

Finding a Rental Car Deal | Vacation, Road trips and Bucket list travel

If you are flying to your family vacation destination, you'll probably need to get a rental car. Renting a ca

50 places you should travel to in 2016

It may be hard to believe, but 2015 is coming to a close, and it's time to start planning for 2016. Whether you're a seasoned traveler or a novice, it's never too early to start thinking ahead to the places you want to check off your travel bucket list in the new year. From Iceland's otherworldly …