Kameka Mustavic

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9 Things Science Says Your Home Needs If You Want to Be Happy

Go on: Buy yourself flowers.<p>Just because your home is stylish and clean doesn't mean you're living your happiest life possible. Bummer, we know. But according to science, these are the colors, scents, and accessories you should feature in your home to improve your chances for complete and utter …

Happiness

How Amsterdam Does Halloween

In the Netherlands, Halloween may be a recent Anglo-Saxon import, but that hasn’t stopped Amsterdam from taking the holiday to its heart, with a …

10 Polish and English words that have totally different meanings

10 words that look the same in Polish and English but have totally different meanings<p>1. But<p>In English, you have “but” and “butt,” and they’re very …

The Best Islands in the World

Condé Nast Traveler readers ranked the 30 best islands in the world outside the U.S. in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards survey, from far-flung gems in Southeast Asia to volcanic outcrops in the Mediterranean.<p>1<p>Boracay, Philippines<p>2<p>Cebu and Visayan Islands, Philippines<p>3<p>Palawan, Philippines<p>4<p>Mallorca, …

10 signs you were born and raised in Finland

Featured Photo: Hanna Nikkanen<p>1. You hate socializing.<p>Things like “networking,” “group hug,” and “get together” disgust you. Going to a party alone …

18 foreign curse words that English speakers should adopt

AMERICANS HAVE SOME PRETTY DECENT swear words. The f-bomb in particular is incredibly dynamic and can be used in about a billion contexts. But other …

Language

My parents taught me how to travel. Here’s how it changed me.

WHEN I WAS ABOUT 11, a neighborhood kid stopped over while we were packing our car for another vacation. “Are you guys going somewhere <i>again</i>?” she …

Parenting

I spent 10 nights alone on a deserted island — here's how I survived

I still can't quite believe it happened.<p>I've been somewhat obsessed with islands and going 'back to basics' since I was kid.<p>"Shipwrecked" was key viewing, Ray Mears was my guy, and more recently, watching shows like 'The Island" and "Naked and Marooned" reinforced just how much I really wanted my …

Love advice from a Peruvian xamã

“You’ll be fine, sister. Just let it go.”<p>The comforting words didn’t come from my BFF, but a Peruvian xamã: a small, dark man with kind eyes, and …

The vacation ritual my mom taught me that everyone should do

My dad's job took us to the land of beer and pretzels during my last six months of middle school and my first two years of high school.<p>During those 2 1/2 years, my mom took on the role of travel agent. Every weekend we ventured to a different German village; every school vacation we traveled to a …

Travel Lens: Yotam Ottolenghi’s World

Jerusalem-born, London-based chef <b>Yotam Ottolenghi</b> likes to mix things up, both in and out of the kitchen. Before enrolling in Le Cordon Bleu, Ottolenghi earned a master’s degree in comparative literature and worked as an editor for Israeli newspaper <i>Haaretz</i>.<p>These days, the restaurateur, food writer, …

San Francisco

Portland's Five Best Bakeries

Everyone knows Portland is a great coffee town—and what goes better with a morning cup, or a 4 p.m. one, than a little something sweet from one of …

13 reasons you should never date a sailor

If you’re like that mermaid from <i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i> (or like me), the idea of dating a sailor, his hair wind-whipped gold and skin bronzed by …

The Secret Side of Maui

Here’s the thing about traveling on an island: there are only so many places to go. Every road eventually leads to a mountaintop or a beach, and …

Canadian Rocky Mountain High

Co-authored by <b>Jeff Game</b><p><i>Take off to the great white north in old school style all aboard the Rocky Mountaineer train.</i><p>Sometimes, you just have to take an epic, spectacular, never-been-before, ultra cool, summer vacation - the Canadian Rocky Mountains were calling our name. For us, 2015 was one of the …