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7 Tricks for Never Forgetting Your Manners Anywhere in the World

As an etiquette expert, I am often called upon to give presentations to corporations and associations around the world. I’ve learned that each …

Body Language

How to Paint Realistic Hair in Adobe Photoshop: Short Hair & Beards

What You'll Be CreatingNo portrait is complete without painting a beautiful hairstyle. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to digitally paint …

Graphics

This Airport Will Soon Offer the Most Low-Fare Flights to Europe

The low-cost carriers are attracted to Boston's proximity to Europe.<p>Boston—home of landmarks like Fenway Park and Faneuil Hall—is about to gain …

Flying

The Most Romantic Restaurants In Every State

Valentine's Day is less than a month away—time to make a reservation.<p>It was love at first bite.<p>If you prefer to stay in, check out our favorite recipes for cooking a romantic meal at home.

Los Angeles

Wind Down

10 of the best long-haul adventure holidays

Get out of your comfort zone with these trips to less-visited parts of the world, from driving down Jordan’s desert highway to tackling high peaks in Mongolia<p>Paddle from inn to inn, Belize<p>The island-rich coast of Belize is home to one of the first guided lodge-to-lodge stand-up paddleboarding trips …

Long Haul

Top Trips for the Adventure Traveler

If your dream trip revolves more around an epic experience than laying on the beach all day, then we have the list for you! Now you don’t have to be …

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Horse-riding, Turkey<p>The Persians named Cappadocia “the land of beautiful horses” after its wild mountain ponies – and the striking landscape of deep canyons and strangely shaped rocks is perfect for an unusual horseback adventure. Ride Worldwide has an eight-day group trip that crosses plateaux, …

European Travel

10 credit card scams to avoid when you travel

These days, credit cards and debit cards are almost as much a part of travel as planes, trains, and automobiles. Doing an entire trip with nothing but cash or checks seems almost quaint. But those of us who rely on credit or debit cards have to be on the lookout for gotchas from the card companies. …

Identity Theft

The Mediterranean Coast's 10 Best-Kept Secrets

<i>By Michelle Schuman for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Ibiza, Nice, the Amalfi Coast. These Mediterranean gems are popular for good reason: gorgeous beaches, incredible food and that worlds-away feeling. But they can also be a little, well, crowded. Here's where to enjoy the Mediterranean Coast's …

Italy

These Are the 20 Best Cities for Singles

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

Silicon Valley

Saudi Arabia is third happiest country in survey which shows downbeat Europe

Saudi Arabia has come third in a poll for the world's happiest countries - in a list which features almost no European.<p>Despite condemnation from …

How to Score a Hotel Upgrade

While surprise hotel upgrades have fallen into my lap time to time, they happen most when I’ve taken some sort of simple, strategic step. It hasn’t …

Hospitality

The best ways to get upgraded to first class

We've all heard the rumors. If you dress up and tell a compelling story—maybe you're leaving for your honeymoon or heading to a funeral—you might finagle a free first class upgrade. But there's a problem: upgrades rarely happen. Years ago, it might have been possible, back when airlines struggled …

Flying

50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

We seek beauty in many forms: through art and architecture; from water views and mountain highs; in its people and its history. This list circles the globe, finding the most beautiful cities in the world from Italy to Iran. This gallery was originally published in 2016. It has been updated with new …

European Travel

California Road Trip Travel Guide: Malibu, Santa Barbara, & Big Sur - Great Ideas : People.com

Hi Great Ideas readers! I’m Andrea Lavinthal, PEOPLE’s Style and Beauty Director. Last year, my boyfriend and I took an incredible trip to Napa …

11 TED Talks on Photography Worth Watching

Need some inspiration to start off the new year? Try these 11 TED talks on photography.<p><b>1. Anastasia Taylor-Lind: Fighters and Mourners of the</b> …

Photographers

WD-40 and microwaved tampons: secrets of food photography revealed

It’s the job of a food stylist to make products look delicious on camera – even if the makeover leaves the meal inedible. Six stylists tell us their tricks<p>Behind most professional food photos is a stylist who tricks the viewer. These deceits range from a touch of lipstick to redden a strawberry, to …

Ice Cream

I spent two years traveling the world, and it completely changed my life

In August 2009 I took a one-way flight to Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, with the intention of learning how to teach English, getting a job, and tramping around Europe.<p>Little did I know that that decision would push me to East Asian megacities, the tallest mountains in the world, and …

Travel Photography

Travelling this New Year? Here are the 5 photography apps you should have on your device

Open the app categories on Google Play store and Photography proudly sits on the top. As the OEMs continue to improve the cameras with every new …

Illustration Course: Advanced Manga Studio Techniques

What You'll Be CreatingManga Studio is a fantastic tool, with many features that can drastically speed up and improve any illustrator’s workflow. In …

Graphics

New Year, New Skills: 12 Classes to Boost Creativity

Resolutions? Psh, toss ’em out the window. New skills are definitely the place to focus your attention in the new year. While those sometimes unrealistic resolutions can put a lot of pressure on you (and imply that something is lacking), a quest for new things to learn in the new year is nothing …

Screen Printing

preparing papers for painting

The paper or <b>support</b> you choose can be prepared for painting in different ways. This page primarily describes methods for stretching paper. (Methods …

The 6 most dangerous trips in the world

Some of us prefer vacations spent lying on the beach.<p>But others don't consider travel a treat unless adventure is involved. For this latter group, we've come up with plenty of lists of destinations and activities that will get your heart racing.<p>But we haven't yet covered ones that will make your …

National Parks

Smoky Double Exposure Kit

Create Amazing Colored Smoky Layouts in Photoshop<p>What you get:<p>PSD examples you've seen in the previews<br>• 30 smoky PNGs<br>• Ink Splatters and brush …

Tutorials

13 Way to Pack More Efficiently

HGTV star David Bromstad helps us break them down.<p>Whether you're going home for the holidays or taking a much-needed vacation, there is travel—and thus the <i>ever-daunting</i> task of packing—in your future.<p>Because every last inch of suitcase real estate counts, and you don't want to wrinkle your …

Clothing

10 Destinations Every Woman Should Travel To—Alone

Top 6 Friendliest Cities in the US

If you can't decide where to go during holidays, give these friendly cities in the US a go. You won't be disappointed.

What Do the TSA's New Scanner Rules Mean for Your Next Flight?

The Transportation Security Administration's new rules for screening passengers with its controversial full-body scanners -- which were quietly changed just before the busy holiday travel season -- represent a significant policy reversal that could affect your next flight.<p>Getting checked by the …

Flying