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5 Must-Have Experiences on Grand Cayman Island

By Alexander McCall Smith, author of <i>The Forever Girl</i><p>You might not expect the Scottish author of the <i>The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency</i> to be a Cayman …

Long Weekend in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Towering boulders and cliffs rise above the shores of the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Cortez on the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula. For ample …

Princess Cruises Expands All-Inclusive Drink Package

If you've recently sailed aboard certain Princess Cruises ships—specifically Coral Princess, Crown Princess, Emerald Princess, Island Princess, Royal …

10 Money-Saving Tips for Cruises

When it comes to finding an affordable vacation, the cruise industry’s got you covered. The very nature of cruising—with your transportation, …

Cheap and Chic: 14 Affordable Hotels in Mexico

If you’ve been vacationing in Mexico for many years, or even decades, you may remember a time when it wasn’t that hard to score a stylish cabana for …

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Spa

My first visit to a spa was a disaster. I hated everything about the experience: the scented oils, the flickering candles, and the monotonous music …

Best Outdoor Adventures Near Anchorage

With its national parks and wildlife, Alaska has been called America's final frontier, drawing visitors from around the world with its snowy …

Pot Tourism: How to Buy Marijuana in Colorado

The lines to get into the recreational dispensaries have shortened, but still not completely disappeared, and all of the Mile <i>High</i> City jokes have …

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Success!<p>Featured videos<p>Featured videos<p>Travel inspiration<p>Staying safe and healthy on the road<p>Travel is all about adventure, discovering new places and meeting new people. But spending time on the road also presents its own unique set of hazards. In our latest gear reviews, we test a range of …

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How to road-trip Canada on a budget

Canada is big and beautiful, but climate, distance and the high cost of domestic travel make it hard to get to know her. Having the freedom to throw your stuff in the trunk and set off as you please makes self-driving a tempting way to explore this frequently spectacular country.<p>The Trans-Canada …

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The 10 best family holiday destinations

Who says that successful travel <i>en famille</i> means a week in the company of a certain famous mouse? In this excerpt from <i>Lonely Planet's 1000 Ultimate Experiences,</i> we've got some suggestions for a trip your brood will never forget.<p>1. Sing a rainbow in the desert, Rajasthan, India<p>It might be dry but …

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Google Play Music adds the ability to upload songs from your browser

One of the great things about Google Play Music is the ability to upload your existing music collection for easy access from the cloud. Unfortunately, getting your music library uploaded from your PC to the web can actually be a bit of a chore since you first need to download the Music Manager app …

Amazon Cloud Drive Photos update includes major changes

With all the cloud storage options available it’s easy to forget about one of two of them from time to time, and Amazon is trying to remind everyone that it has a cloud storage service with a huge update to the Amazon Cloud Drive Photos app.<p>The newest update to Amazon Cloud Drive Photos bumps the …

5 Android apps you shouldn't miss this week - Google Play Weekly

Welcome back to Google Play Weekly! We had some great news in the world of Android apps this week. First and foremost, HTC has joined Motorola in putting their proprietary apps in the Play Store for easy updating. Microsoft Office is now free on Android. Spotify is slashing prices, but only for …

New video details how Google responds to U.S. search warrants

In light of NSA snooping and all the other privacy drama that hit last year, companies such as Google have been doing their best to clarify exactly how they handle government requests for user information, and what the company does to protect our privacy.<p>Just last week, we learned about how Google …

Samsung “Smart Bulb” lights communicate with your Android devices

Earlier this week LG announced their new Smart Lamp light bulbs, designed for easy control from a mobile device. It seems that Samsung thought it would be a bright idea to follow with their own light bulb announcement this week as well <i>(sorry… couldn’t resist)</i>.<p>Simply called the “Smart Bulb”, …

For $150k you could be Buzz Lightyear - CNN.com

Introducing the "Martin Jetpack," the brainchild of New Zealand inventor Glenn Martin.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>Martin Jetpack<p>Martin Jetpack<p>Martin Jetpack<p>Martin Jetpack<p>Martin Jetpack<p>1<p>2<p>3<p>4<p>5<p><i>Editor's note: Art of Movement is CNN's monthly show exploring the latest innovations in art, culture, science and</b> …

5 reasons technology world needs more geek girls

"It was like taking a big leap of faith."<p>That's how Regina Agyare describes her decision back in 2012 to leave her well-paid job at a major international bank in Ghana's capital Accra to follow her dream and embark on her own entrepreneurial journey. Having worked for six years as the bank's only …