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Suze Orman Says This Is the Age You Should Retire—Not a Month or Year Before

You may not want to hear this.<p>One of the most popular segments on my CNBC show was "How Am I Doing?" Viewers would call in and tell me everything …

Social Security

The Best U.S. National Parks, According to a Couple That Visited Them All

1 of 12<p>Death Valley National Park<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Grand Tetons National Park<p>3 of 12<p>Glacier National Park<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Badlands National …

National Parks

The Plot to Subvert an Election: Unraveling the Russia Story So Far

For two years, Americans have tried to absorb the details of the 2016 attack: spies, leaked emails, social media fraud — and President Trump’s claims that it’s all a hoax. The Times explores what we know and what it means.

Internet Research Agency

Impeccable Ski Runs, Luxury Accommodations: These Are the Best European Ski Resorts

Attention downhill thrill seekers: If you’ve already crossed Whistler and Vail ski resorts off your list, then you’re probably hankering for a …

Luxury Lifestyle

You will need US$544,514 to retire in the UAE

<b>THE United Arab Emirates (UAE) is ramping up efforts to encourage expats to stay in the Arabian Peninsula nation even after retirement.</b>It already …

United Arab Emirates

Iceland Discovery

Hallo! Welcome to Iceland. The world's northernmost capital of Reykjavik lies just below the Arctic Circle. The city sees around four hours of …

National Parks

Is this the greatest train journey in the world?

British nature writing is chicer today than it has been at any time since the days of Wordsworth and Coleridge. I suspect that one of the reasons for …

Trains

Replacing The 4% Rule For Retirees

My article last week cited some of the weaknesses of the “4% rule”, which says that it is probably safe for a retiree to draw an amount every year equal to 4% of the current value of a stock portfolio, rising modestly year by year with inflation. The principal weakness of the 4% rule is that the …

10 Things to Do in Houston for $10 or Less

In a city as big as Houston, it can be tough to decide what to do in any given weekend, day off or vacation. With the various cultures, activities, …

Fine Art

How to Avoid These Typical Tourist Scams on Your Trip to Thailand

Ever year, approximately 30 million tourists flock to Thailand, the Land of Smiles, to visit the nation’s stunning beaches, dazzling temples and …

Gemstones

10 Must-Visit Places in Florida That You've Probably Never Heard Of

1 of 11<p>Walkers Landing in Amelia Island<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 11<p>No Name Pub in Big Pine Key<p>3 of 11<p>Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge in Vero …

Florida

Five Things to Know About Crystal Cruises' Ravel Cruise Ship

<b>Passengers:</b> 106<b><br>World's Best 2018 Awards Rank:</b> #6 River Cruise Line<b><br>Best for:</b> Luxury lovers searching for memorably fabulous Continental cuisine and …

Cruise Ships

The enchanting enigmas of Europe’s farthest-flung islands

I’m on my way to Saksun, a village on the northern tip of Streymoy, the largest of the Faroe Islands. A tiny country situated roughly halfway between …

European Travel

The Top 10 Things to Do in Burlington, Vermont

Burlington is Vermont’s largest city, but it feels more like a quirky college town. With a youthful, eco-conscious, independent vibe and an enviable …

Top 10

Study: This Is the Best U.S. City to Retire In

Consider these key factors to see if it's the right fit for you.<p>Roughly two-thirds (63%) of Americans aged 55 and older say they plan to stay put …

Retirement

Life-changing Trips for Couples

1 of 15<p>Bali, Indonesia<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 15<p>Santorini, Greece<p>3 of 15<p>Safari in Tanzania<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 15<p>Tulum, Mexico<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 15<p>Whistler, …

Amalfi Coast

7 Destinations in Europe You Wouldn’t Think to Visit (but Really Should)

As one of the most accessible and beloved parts of the world, Europe is home to plenty bucket list–worthy places. History will draw you to ancient …

European Travel

23 countries where money can buy you a second passport or 'elite residency'

The super-rich are no longer just spending their money on private jets, yachts, and hotels — they're also splashing out on second passports.<p>The Second Citizenship Survey 2017 from CS Global Partners found that 89% of people would like to own a second passport, and over 34% said they had looked into …

National Parks

The Most Romantic Way to Get From Singapore to Bangkok

Belmond's Eastern & Oriental Express takes passengers on a weeklong trip through Malaysia and Thailand, stopping in rural villages and tea plantations that are practically impossible to access by car.<p>It’s three o’clock at Singapore’s Woodlands station, and no one is in a hurry. Passengers dressed …

Kuala Lumpur

Bangkok Travel Guide & Advice | CN Traveller

Places To Stay<p>5 new boutique hotels in Bangkok<p>Eating & Drinking<p>The best restaurants in Bangkok<p>City Breaks<p>Cool things to do in Bangkok<p>Bars<p>Where to eat …

Travel Guides

Luxury Resort near Siem Reap Melds Cambodian Culture with Impeccable Design

Designed to resemble a traditional Khmer village, Phum Baitang provides guests with an immersive cultural experience in the quaint Cambodian …

Al Fresco dining

What you need to know before visiting Petra, Jordan’s Lost City

One of the New Seven Wonders of the World, the Lost City of Petra hides coyly behind Southern Jordan’s pink sandstone cliffs. The rock-cut ruins of the lost Nabatean Kingdom feature Corinthian pillars, Hellenistic urns and, in the case of the Treasury, classical relief sculptures fit for a king. …

Trails

Here Are 15 Wonders of the World You’ve Never Heard Of

The "official" list of 7 is missing some natural and man-made stunners.<p>In 2007, an online contest was held by a Swiss company, the New 7 Wonders …

Mexico City

The Most Epic Rail Trips Around the World

Skip the cramped quarters and crappy food that plague plane travel, and see the world by train. You can tour the likes of India, Vancouver, and New …

Panoramic Photography

13 Small European Towns You Never Thought to Visit (but Should)

They may be relatively under the radar, but they’re certainly captivating and well worth a detour.<p>Also known as the “Little Venice,” this small town …

European Travel

Google Flights will tell you when you're getting a good deal based on historical pricing

One of the more frustrating elements of booking flights online is being unsure about whether you're getting a deal, an average price or an …

Google Flights

21 Podcasts Worth Listening To Over And Over Again

From true crime to pop culture, we've got you covered.

Books

This 400 year-old North American city will make you feel like you time traveled to Medieval Europe

Montmorency Falls is a spectacular waterfall just 20 minutes by car from the center of the city. Taller than Niagara, the falls are a must-see at any …

European Travel

This company will pay you $120,000 to stay for free at luxury beach resorts in Mexico

There are only a few travel jobs that pay more than $100,000 and let you travel for free —and one lucky winner can have both just by entering a …

Los Cabos

Where to go to experience the unspoiled beauty of Baja

Located less than a two-hour flight from LAX, a dreamy Mexican oasis flies under the radar. Loreto and its surrounding islands, described by some as …

National Parks