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Best Places to Stay to See the Northern Lights

These eight hotels offer comfort and luxury in addition to prime sightings of the aurora borealis.<p>The aurora borealis, or Northern Lights, occurs …

The 20 best countries to visit in your lifetime

The awards are based on the ratings and feedback of more than 128,000 readers — the highest level of participation in the magazine's history.<p>Other Readers' Choice Awards include the world's best cruise lines, hotels, spas, and airlines, all of which you can check out here.<p>Keep scrolling to see a …

Cape Town

Writing Your Author Bio? Here Are 10 Great Examples.

Writing your author bio can be a daunting task, but a well-crafted bio can help readers learn more about what makes you and your books so …

The ‘Degenerate’ Genius of Gore Vidal

Noted author, TV talk show habitue, Gore Vidal was first and last a cat who walked by himself. Biographer—and friend—Jay Parini talks about the …

new ebook distribution deal opens more channels for indie authors | Alliance of Independent Authors: Self-Publishing Advice Center

By onOctober 23, 2015 in ALLi Events, Book Production & Distribution<p>Valerie Shanley<p>More indie sales stats to study this week, plus a new ebook …

Writing
Conscience

Facebook Hints at Powerful New Tools for Fundraising and Crisis Response

Members of Facebook’s newly created Social Good team said Tuesday that they are only at the starting line of a longterm commitment by the …

Mark Zuckerberg

If You're Behind the Crowd on Crowdfunding

Crowd Funding
Silicon Valley

5 Reasons You Need To Visit The Swiss Alps

Got mountains on the mind? So do we. The Swiss Alps are perhaps the most iconic and stunning mountains on the planet and we've got five adventures that are more than enough reason for you to start making your plans to visit. We know you bucket list is long, but these need to be added...and probably …

Paragliding

Wearable technology? Yawn. In Hawaii, the hot ticket is wearable works of art

Wearable technology may be all the rage, but wearable art takes the concept a step or two further in a Honolulu exhibit.<p>Fusing fashion and art, the World of Wearable Art, or WOW, exhibit at the Bishop Museum is the first U.S. venue to host these aesthetic works from the New Zealand organization's …

The 20 most generous people in the world

Pioneering American philanthropist Andrew Carnegie once set the standard for giving back: “No man can become rich without himself enriching others,” …

Bill Gates
Human Rights

New York Governor Wants to Control Uber, Despite New York City's Success

Governor Andrew Cuomo said New York state should create a statewide system for regulating Uber Technologies Inc. and other digital ride-sharing …

New York City

How to become a fearless foodie

We say we like to travel, but really this ‘travelling’ we speak of is poorly disguised eating. The Mekong River fades, but the smell of <i>phở</i> and fish …

Italy Off the Beaten Path

<i>© Pixabay</i><p>Wander off the beaten path and experience <i>la bella vita</i> like a local. Hotel search trivago.com reveals the most sought after Italian villages according to Italians themselves. Each with less than 2,000 inhabitants, these charming <i>borghi</i> preserve the authentic culture and history of one of …

Love Paris? Here Are 13 Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

From baguettes to bridges, these 13 Instagrammers capture the City of Light in all its glory.<p>@pretavoyager, 16.6k followers<p>Though she's busy running her blog, Prêt à Voyager, American in Paris Anne Ditmeyer still finds time to post shots of the city's quirky-cool shops and whimsical street</b> …

France

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