Kathy Stout

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23 Companies That Help You Travel The World For Free (And Might Pay You, Too)

Think you can’t afford to go on vacation? Think again.<p>A Wisconsin-based teacher and author with a passion for Spain, Abbey Algiers looks for inexpensive ways to take trips on her summer holidays. So when she discovered Diverbo, she couldn’t believe it. Diverbo offers free vacations for English …

Human Rights

1,700 Calories, 64 Ounces of Water and Not Many Carbs: What Kim Kardashian West Eats in a Day

Kim Kardashian West has been adhering to the Atkins 40 diet to drop her baby weight after giving birth to son Saint in December, sticking to a daily …

This simple formula can tell if you’re getting ripped off by an airline

Travelers no longer have to guess whether they got a decent deal on airfare or not.<p>There’s now a straightforward formula that can reveal whether …

Air Travel

Surge of Chinese helps to steady Egypt's tourism[1]

The number of Chinese tourists in Egypt is growing steadily and rapidly, says Samy Mahmoud, head of Egypt's tourism authority. "In 2014 we had almost …

Tourism

The World's 10 Places 'On the Rise'

Embed<p>Pop-out player<p>Earlier this month, we <b>introduced</b> you the top American destinations ‘on the rise.’ The expression ‘on the rise’ means that …

This Dad Just Proved A Sexist Double Standard Without Saying A Word

Well done. 👏<p>Last year, the mayor of a mid-size city in Canada wore the same suit for 15 months in a row. And nobody called him out on it ... until now.<p>The comment that ended Mayor Richard Stewart's spree was small; it was simply noting that his blue jacket didn't match his colleagues' gray …

15 Intimate Photos of Couples That Prove True Love Exists

Talk about #RelationshipGoals.<p>In a world of half-night stands and Netflix and chill, photographer Natalia Mindru Photomicona wanted to prove that beautiful love stories still exist. Her ongoing photo series, "Iubiri Urbane" or "Urban Love," features portraits of couples that Mindru never met before …

The Unexpected Effect of Travel on My Panic Disorder

I had my first panic attack when I was seven. I was watching a movie with my parents and brother when an invisible hand reached inside my chest, …

Italy to Limit Tourists to Cinque Terre

It's about to get harder to visit Cinque Terre—but that might be a good thing.<p>Last year 2.5 million tourists made their way down the steep winding …

Italy

Drink Inside a Massive Bubble at the Highest Rooftop Hotel Bar in New York City

Arguably the worst part of winter is the fact that you can't comfortably enjoy your favorite cocktail on a roof. Bar 54 at the Hyatt Centric Times …

A Perfect Day in Vancouver, Just in Time for TED 2016

24 Trips That Actually Changed People's Lives

The power of a transformative trip.

Montana Road Trip: The Backbone of the Rockies

The centerpiece of this approximately 265-mile road trip is Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, the first park of its kind in the world. Created in 1932, the park spans the United States-Canada border and includes Montana’s Glacier National Park and Alberta’s Waterton Lakes National Park. In …

4 Ways to Prevent Jet Lag From Sabotaging Your Business Trip

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>During the past year I’ve had the pleasure of conducting etiquette seminars in exotic places including China, Japan and South Africa. Although I try to rest on flights, it’s still difficult to adjust to new time zones.<p>I don’t …

Sleep

The expansion of Apple's Irish empire could be affected by Cork's housing crisis

Employees at Apple and other Cork-based technology companies told Business Insider that they and many of their colleagues are struggling to find places to live.<p>Apple currently employs around 5,500 people across Ireland, with the vast majority of those spread across two Cork locations. But Apple CEO …

A Design-Lover’s Guide to the Most Stylish Hotels in Copenhagen

10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. Parks

Adventure<p>This year the National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday. Over the past century, the agency has protected and managed a system that has grown to now include 59 parks in 27 states and ranges from famed summer-vacation destination icons like Yellowstone and Yosemite to the …

National Parks

15 Things You Super-Annoyingly Can't Do With Long Nails

The struggle is real, y'all.<p>As someone who's worn long nails for extended periods of time, here are 15 of the most annoying things I've experienced in no particular order.<p><b>1. Putting on any type of jewelry that has a clasp.</b> You can forget about clasping your favorite statement or dainty necklace …

Black Consumers Have ‘Unprecedented Impact' in 2015

Nielsen reports black consumers in 2015 have reached a "tipping point" in their impact, especially online.<p>This article is from the archive of our partner<p>Black consumers are an underestimated force in the American economy, but not for long.<p>A new Nielsen report on “the untold story” of black …

10 Things Successful People Do Before Going to Sleep

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day. And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

Success

It's Time to Quit the 'Motivation Porn' and Get Serious About Success

9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Perhaps you’ve noticed the feeling before.<p>You’re on Facebook or Instagram, scrolling through your feed consuming post after post of “valuable” content and inspiring information.<p>You start getting pumped up, don’t you? I know I do.<p>…

Motivation

4 Great Ways to Stay Motivated All Year Long

This simple 4 step process can create sky-high levels of motivation.<p>Now that the New Year has well and truly begun, it is time to discover how to keep that fire burning within all year round by becoming as hungry as a lion chasing it's next meal.<p>The start of a new year sends our enthusiasm to an …

Motivation

The Morning Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Time Management