Lauren Gyemi

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Adventurers Complete Quest to Climb and Ski Colorado’s 100 Highest Peaks

Adventure<p>One of skier Chris Davenport’s most vivid memories as a kid was being 13 years old and riding the chairlift at Attitash Mountain in northern New Hampshire, where he was born and raised.<p>“I was with my friend, Justin Chandler, and we were just having a great day, and we kind of just casually …

This season's best ski and snowboard festivals - and how to book

From igloo raves to après-fuelled laughter, there's not a welly or soggy tent in sight at these winter mountain festivals - and some of them are free to attend, all you need do is get to the resort and buy a lift pass.<p>Best for fans of Eurovision, large festival sites<p>Rock the Pistes<p>Two countries, …

A terrifying adventure in an abandoned mine

It’s been described as “the craziest thing you can do underground in Britain” without special certification. Amanda Ruggeri travelled 400m beneath the earth to see for herself.<p>“No,” said the man in front of me, staring into the abyss below. “Just no. No, no, no.”<p>We’d chatted earlier this morning …

New Zealand is too far away to not plan it properly… here are 12 amazing things you should definitely do!

New Zealand has a beautiful landscape and is unique, but you cannot imagine how great it really is until you have spent a few hours on New Zealand …

The Workout That Will Literally Lift Your Butt

Wave those glutes in the air.<p>Your glutes are designed to be the largest, most powerful muscle group in your entire body. And when all of your booty muscles are strong and metabolically active, you’ll have more power for your workouts, increased support for your hips and spine, and improved strength …

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21 Intensely Beautiful Places You Need to See Before You Die

It's a great, big beautiful world out there — both near and faraway.<p>It's a great, big beautiful world out there — both near and faraway.

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The Most Beautiful Lakes in the U.S.

Glaciers, geysers, crystal clear water: What more could you ask for? These 15 American lakes are gorgeous—and worth a visit—any time of year.<p>Caddo Lake, Texas<p>Lake Powell, Utah<p>Lake McDonald, Montana<p>Diablo Lake, Washington<p>Lake Clark, Alaska

30 Beauty Tips: Get Rid of Acne for Smooth Skin

Try any (or all!) of these expert tips and tricks to get the clear, radiant skin you’ve always wanted<p><b>1. Slather on the sunscreen.</b> We know, we know—you've heard it a million times, but wearing sunscreen is the single easiest way to look younger for life. "Ninety percent of wrinkles are from sun …

20 epic treehouses from around the world

Humans have always felt at home in the trees. It is, after all, where we came from a long, long time ago. But even in the modern age, trees play a …

The 5 Biggest Lies You've Been Told About Your Hair

We separate strand fact from fiction.<p>If you're like most women, you probably consider your hair your best accessory—so it’s no wonder that you'd go to great lengths to keep it in top shape. But are some of your most common beauty rituals, like switching up your shampoo every few months and applying …

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6 Reasons Your Hair Is Thinning

Address these problems to score a thicker, fuller mane.<p>The signs of thinning hair are pretty straightforward: extra hair in the drain and on your brush, your hair tie looping around more times than normal. But the question remains: <i>Why?</i> We asked Vinnie Ferrara, a member of the design team for Nioxin …

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Awesome American summer vacations to book now

Budget Travelers know it's possible to have an amazing summer vacation without breaking the bank. Here, we've rounded up world-class, affordable beaches, national parks, mountains, and big-city blowouts—all within the continental U.S.<p><b>Yellowstone National Park</b><p>Yellowstone National Park, covering …

9 Ways to Wake Up with Absolutely Gorgeous Skin

It’s easier than ever to get glowing while you sleep.<p><i>This article was written by Taylor Bryant and repurposed with permission from Refinery29.</i><p>Sleeping masks aren't anything new. They were first introduced by our always ahead-of-the-curve South Korean friends a few years back. Since their arrival on …

4 Weird Treatments for Cellulite That Actually Work

Goodbye, and good riddance!<p><i>This article was written by Rachel Krause and repurposed with permission from Daily Makeover</i>.<p>Ah, the C word. Cellulite is nothing to be ashamed of—because let’s face it: Most of us have it. Seriously, it's believed to occur in roughly 90 percent of post-adolescent …

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Best of Montana in Summer: Outdoor Recreation

Travel<p>Check out the must-do local activities for outdoor enthusiasts visiting Montana this season.<p><b>Go Paddling in the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument, Fort Benton</b><p>For 149 miles, the Upper Missouri National Wild and Scenic River slices through the central Montana prairie. Paddling along …

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32 photos that will make you want to travel to Iceland

Most of the island is an uninhabited landscape of jagged lava rock, fields of bright green moss, hot springs, towering waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanoes.<p>Many visitors say that the country is reminiscent of another world.<p>Plus, it is a perfect place for any adventurous traveler — visitors to the …

7 Skin-Care Secrets Aestheticians Swear By

Steal their personal routines to score a youthful glow.

Skin Care

7 Outfit Ideas For Your Next Vacation

We're a few weeks into January and vacation is on everyone's mind. Because, winter. The cold weather has a way of inspiring our most exotic …

Where to Travel This Year, According to Your Astrological Sign

Photo by Thomas O’Brien<p>Like me, you may have made a habit of checking your weekly (or daily) horoscope. Sure, it’s fun to see when Mercury is in …

The 15 Most Surreal Destinations to Visit in 2015

Where are you hoping to travel to in 2015? Here are 15 surreal destinations to consider.<p>Be prepared for dropped jaws, kids.<p>1. Sea of Stars on Vaadhoo Island in the Maldives<p>photo: Doug Perinne<p>2. Antelope Canyon in Arizona, United States<p>photo: Laura Grier<p>3. Cave of Crystals, Naica, Chihuahua, …

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Dislodge!: Where to Ski Like a Local This Winter

6 Reasons Your Hair Is Thinning

Address these problems to score a thicker, fuller mane.<p>The signs of thinning hair are pretty straightforward: extra hair in the drain and on your brush, your hair tie looping around more times than normal. But the question remains: <i>Why?</i> We asked Vinnie Ferrara, a member of the design team for Nioxin …

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Reader Mark Anthony Baquir writes, "In this photo I was standing in the port, trying to relax after a long day. Suddenly, these kids began running down from the town. They stripped off their clothes and started jumping in the water. It reminds me of the simple joys of life and enjoying the moment. I soon jumped in after them." Take a moment to appreciate the little things in life. Maybe even do something spontaneous! The world is yours to conquer. Snapped in Sicily, Italy!

This looks straight out of a fairy tale! Matador reader @mygreatescapes (http://bit.ly/1xLI0Lz) hiked through heavy snow to get this awesome view of Neuschwanstein Castle, Fussen, Germany. Thanks for tagging #travelstoke!

Matador readers @nodestinations (http://bit.ly/1x2oPrM) got this awesome train window view while traveling from Lucerne to Interlaken in Switzerland. #Travelstoke!

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What it looks like to ski the greatest snow on Earth

<i>0:08</i> – Snowbasin opens up to bluebird skies and 1+ foot of fresh.<p><i>0:14</i> – Powder Mountain, the largest skiable acreage in the lower 48, was closed down …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

Adventure<p>These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

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Top 10 Happiest Cities

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