John Keyser

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Rome, Through the Eyes of Flavius Josephus

Even without a book or a guide, even after two millenniums of crumbling, the image of the seven-branched candelabrum — the Jewish menorah — is unmistakable on the inner wall of the Arch of Titus in the Roman Forum. Stand at the base of the single-passage arch and look up, and the scene in …

The Complete Winter Olympics Schedule for 2018: When to Watch Every Sport

The 2018 Winter Olympics began Friday, Feb. 9 in PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, and the schedule of events is packed from the opening ceremony until …

Twelve authentic spots to eat and drink on a budget in Venice

The Venice Carnival is the biggest event in the lagoon city's calendar, and it kicked off this weekend. It gets crowded, and Venice can be expensive …

A mini-guide to Italian slang

Forget the classic “<i>Buongiorno</i>” and “<i>Pizza</i>”, in order to impress Italians with your language skills you have to hit them right in their (regional) …

The 4 Best Italian Road Trips

1. Amalfi Coast<p><i>For</i> Condé Nast Traveler, by Krisanne Fordham.<p>With its lush countryside, plunging coastlines, snow-capped peaks, and glittering lakes, Italy offers epic driving experiences for every kind of traveler. Here, we’ve put together our favorite Italian road trip itineraries — including …

Civitavecchia to Rome by Train 2016

Whether you're going into Rome for a day of sightseeing or at the end of a cruise, the Civitavecchia-to-Rome train is an easy way to reach the city …

Trains

The Pushup Workout From Hell

Your pecs will feel as if they’re about to pop out of your shirt by the time you’re done this one-move workout<p>This chest workout consists of only one exercise—the pushup—but it’s hard as hell. That’s because it uses varying tempos to cumulatively challenge the same muscle groups, says <i>Men’s Health</i> …

Workouts

5 Flavorful Recipes That Might Help You Live A Longer Life

Eat to your health.<p>If you're looking for the fountain of youth, start in your kitchen. Diet is one of the most important parts of living a long, healthy life. In researching the Blue Zones -- or those few parts of the world where people seem to "forget to die" -- we've seen the link between healthy …

Want to Raise Resilient Kids? A Navy SEAL Says Always Do This | Inc.com

Resilience is defined as "the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness."<p>There's no surprise that it's a characteristic of some of the world's most successful people. It's also a required trait to endure and succeed in some of the toughest specialties in the U.S. military.<p>Over on …

Self-improvement

Seven Habits Of Optimistic People

Happy people live longer and feel better. But how do they stay so upbeat?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Optimists aren’t just people who see the glass half full. They also make more money than pessimists and …