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The Most Surprising Photos of 2014

An impersonator of Star Wars character 'Darth Vader' stands on the roof of a van during an election campaign event for t<p>... VIEW MORE<p>SERGEY …

Get that Booty Action! 7 Things to Know About Anal Sex

In a recent episode of <i>The Mindy Project</i>, <b>Mindy Lahiri</b> accused her beau, Danny, of trying to enter through her backdoor. Yes, he wanted to have anal …

15 Under-the-Radar Vacation Destinations

The world is full of destinations on the well-trodden path, where the number of visitors seems to go up every year and the crowds can sometimes feel endless. Don't you want to go somewhere different for a change? No matter what corner of the globe you look at, there are plenty of overlooked …

Hobbit holiday homes you can stay in around the world

As The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies hits UK cinemas, we take a look at the best Shire-like abodes you can rent for your next holiday

The ultimate adventure travel bucket list | CNN Travel

Denmark is the 'world's most connected country'

Denmark has been named the world's "most connected" country based on mobile phone and internet use.<p>Scandinavia dominated this year’s rankings, with Sweden in third place, followed by Iceland in fourth, Norway sixth and Finland eighth. Britain came fifth.<p>They were compiled as part of a report by the …

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10 Tips for Turning Your Bathroom Into a Spa

Everyone needs a trip to the spa now and then. Especially during the holidays. You’ll get pretty tensed up after boxing for that last discounted Elsa Barbie on Black Friday, we know. But what if you could go to the spa every day… in your own bathroom? Every girl’s dream, right? Check out these 10 …

25 Genius DIY Storage Solutions Your Home Needs Now

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your house is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle the situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your home.

5 Crazy-But-True Ways to Boost Your Fitness Motivation

<b>2. Say: “You’ve Got This”</b><br>It’s not just the pep talk that helps; it’s how you phrase it. People who encourage themselves using the second person (“<i>You</i> will run five miles”) rather than the first person (“<i>I</i> will run five miles”) perform better at tough tasks, according to a series of experiments …

Yamaha SRT-1000 review: Realistic surround sound from a compact speaker base - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Yamaha SRT-1000 offers the best simulated surround sound of any sound bar at its price level. Dolby and DTS decoding help it sound excellent with movies and decent with music. The speaker is well-built and attractive, with plenty of usability features such as easy-to-access cabling, …

Audiophile

2014's Best Hotels in The World

Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014.<p>Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

Fun Experiences In Florida Away From Amusement Parks

When you hear "Florida," what you do immediately think of? Disney World? For a lot of people, the happiest place on earth is definitely the first …

Free Things to Do in Chicago

It's no wonder Frank Sinatra paid tribute to Chicago in his ubiquitous song "My Kind of Town." The city has plenty of what he called razzmatazz, from legendary stories about Al "Scarface" Capone to groundbreaking architecture to a vibrant soul and jazz scene. Here's a list of free, year-round art, …

Museums

The 25 Most-Visited Tourist Attractions In The World

Well, the gates have opened, and tourists are pouring in to see it all for themselves. Attendance is up by 2.5 million since 2010.<p>The Forbidden City is a dream destination for some Americans, but most have never researched a trip to Everland or Lotte World. Yet these South Korean theme parks also …

Smart iPhone case offers all-day data roaming for just $2

Anyone who travels a lot internationally has likely been stung by roaming Internet charges at some point in other. While it is possible to buy or rent a local SIM card when you’re abroad, this requires that your iPhone be either unlocked or jailbroken — and also limits users to just one mobile …

iOS Apps

40+ Christmas Wreaths to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Deck the halls, doors and everywhere else.<p>A little Christmas crafting goes a long way. Start now and you'll have a holiday wreath for every door in your house.

14 travel apps to download before your next adventure

Planning your next trip and want to be sure you find the best sightseeing, the best roadside restaurants and the best accommodation? Guess what. …

Blooms Year Round: 15 DIY Paper Flower Projects for Home

(Image credit: Vitamini Handmade)<p>If you love the look of fresh flowers all year round in your home but hate that they all eventually die or are …

Top 10 Home Improvement Tips Every Homeowner Should Know

It doesn't matter if you've bought a newly built home, a condo in a maintained community, or a fixer-upper—owning your own place brings out the home …

Up Close And Personal With Nintendo's Amiibo Figures

Because the <i>Skylanders</i> and <i>Disney Infinity</i> figures weren't enough, the toy population of my desk has been increased by a dozen Nintendo icons. Let's …