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Bite Size Tips: Avoid Noisy Photos By Following These Five Guidelines

Noise in photography is those awkwardly colored tiny pixels (grains or specks) that render an often very undesirable look to the image. Noise happens …

Stay in a monastery on the Amalfi coast

Monastero Santa Rosa Hotel & Spa lets you explore enchanting views from the comfort of your room<p>Perched on a cliff above the azure Amalfi Coast, the …

9 Things You Should Know Before Booking an All-Inclusive Resort Vacation

The thought of escaping colder weather to a warm, blissful retreat in the Caribbean, Mexico, or on the Florida Gulf Coast sounds perfect around this …

Toss Your Heels Aside — These 11 Flats Are Both Chic and Comfortable

We often turn to flats as a comfortable shoe choice, but not all pairs are made the same. Those of us who have sensitive feet understand the importance of padded soles and arch supports. Having that kind of added comfort in your shoes can make all the difference, especially when it comes to your …

What to Buy in Japan, According to 'Traveler' Editors

From whisky to lightweight robes, these are some of our favorite souvenirs.<p>Japan is not lacking in unique souvenirs: Over the years, we at <i>Traveler</i> have collected everything from <i>ema</i> (wooden, postcard-sized plaques hung inside Shinto temples) to beautiful, feather-light stationary. But when you only …

12 boutique hotels in India that scream luxury

How do you define luxury? What is it that immediately comes to your mind when you hear the word ‘luxury’? Luxury in its raw from is the purest …

Boutique Hotels

The Safest Cities in the World

The Economist just released their 2017 study on the world's most secure cities, which they graded on four criteria—digital security, health, infrastructure, and personal safety—and scored on an index out of 100. If you're a cautious traveler (or looking for a new home), consider heading to Asia, …

Hong Kong

Where to Go in South America: A Cheat Sheet to the Continent's Countries and Territories

A word of warning: Once you touch down in South America, there's a high chance you won't want to return home. Yes, it's a big place, with 13 …

South America

How to remove brown stains from sheet pans — with stuff you already own

No matter how hard you scrub, there are some stains that just won't come out with soap and water. Case in point: the eternally-dirty sheet pan that always seems to have brown, burnt-on residue coating the sides.<p>But we don't have to resign ourselves to this fate — there's a simple two-ingredient …

The Rules You Need To Know When Airlines Lose Your Luggage

It's more than you might think.<p>When an airline loses your luggage, it’s never fun. But smart travelers can end up collecting major cash after such instances if they follow the correct protocol.<p>You should know that <b>on flights within the U.S., airlines are legally required to reimburse you up to</b> …

Flying

3 Hacks to Make Decorating and Organizing Your Bedroom a Breeze

How to Fold a Fitted Sheet<p>Below, our home editor reveals the best ways to finally get these three tasks crossed off your to-do list in the simplest …

Our 9 Favorite Cross-Body Bags for Travel

A cross-body bag ranks just as high on the necessary-travel-items scale as comfy walking shoes, a scarf or sarong, and a portable phone charger. …

Shopping

Best Messenger Bags 2017 – Buyer Guides and Reviews

With the messenger bag crossing the mainstream, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, Judgery Shop will get you to know and compare …

DIY Large Stuffed Bear

Having twins is great since most of the time they entertain each other – I always tell them they are built-in best friends. Lately, they’ve both been …

How to make a lattice pie topping... as seen on our September cover - delicious. magazine

Watch our step-by-step video and follow the instructions below.<p>Roll out the pastry to the thickness of a £1 coin and mark a circle about 5cm larger …

Beautiful Centerpieces Created With Candles

Bright lights and beautiful.<p>Adding a centerpiece to a table immediately makes it look sophisticated, complete, and beautiful. Floral centerpieces are …

The Best Fall Decorating Staples You Need to Pick Up at Hobby Lobby

You’re going to want to get the big cart for this list.<p>Arm yourself with this list for the inevitable Big Trip to Hobby Lobby that comes with the …

It's Official: These are the Best Cities in the World for Cycling

There's a lot of ways that one could rank the various cities of the world. There's the best city for Millennials, the world's most livable cities, …

I Let a French Girl Judge My Style—Here Are Her Tips

Scrolling through the Instagram feeds of French trendsetters like Jeanne Damas or Anne-Laure Mais, it's easy to see there's just something so …

Stop Working and Start Shopping — We Found the 29 Best Black Boots For Fall

Black boots are a girl's best friend. They can be dressed up or down, they go with skirts or pants, and they're timeless. We may go as far as to say that they're the perfect shoe. This Fall, we're on the hunt for a cute pair that will take us through the season and into Winter. They will keep our …

These 12 sheet sets have earned Amazon customers’ snuggly seal of approval

At the end of a long day, there’s nothing better than getting into a fresh bed with soft sheets (dream bonus: fresh-out-of-the-dryer warm). Just …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

32 Books That Will Make You a More Well-rounded Person

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't …

Books

Silencing Your Inner Critic

Rare is the person who has triumphed over nagging self-doubt, that voice inside that pipes up to assure us that we’re not quite worthy. Tara Mohr, a …

Where to eat, stay and explore in Praiano

Along the winding Amalfi Coast, in the middle of Positano and Amalfi, lies sleepy Praiano. Blink and you might miss the old fishing village, which is …

The Blissful NH Collection Grand Hotel Convento di Amalfi

Home » Travel » The Blissful NH Collection Grand Hotel Convento di Amalfi<p>The NH Collection Grand Hotel <b>Convento di Amalfi</b> might be a pretty long name …

10 Vineyards In Italy Every Wine Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

Journey to the land where fermented liquid gold is made<p>The Leaning Tower of Pisa, Versace and pasta.<p>Among the many reasons to love Italy, it is most …

Italy is Giving Away 100 Castles For Free | Amuse

Who hasn’t wanted to run away and live in a castle nestled deep in the Italian hillsides? Well, now your dream can actually become a reality.<p>A new scheme founded by Italy’s government-run State Property Agency sees the country giving away exactly 103 castles, towers, inns, farmhouses and medieval …

33 amazing places to visit in Italy

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's the land of "La Dolce Vita," and there are few places as sweet as Italy .<p>Its diverse landscape, artistic treasures and fabulous food make Italy a feast for the soul, offering something for everyone, like a spoonful of good minestrone soup.<p>There are the mountains and lakes of the Alps …

Italy

Cinque Valli Italy: the new Cinque Terre?

Hi Frugalistas! If you’ve been reading frugal first class travel for a while now, you’ll know that a few years ago I visited the Cinque Terre on the …