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We talked to residents in the top-ranking countries for expats to find out what exactly makes their adopted country so special.<p>As the world becomes more connected, the number of people living outside their home country is on the rise – more than 244 million globally, estimates the United Nations, …

Travel

This Worldwide Vagabond Has Traveled For 2.5 Years Without Ever Boarding A Plane

<i>Switzerland</i><p>In November, 29-year-old Tyral Dalitz made it to London from Australia. A long trip, but (in the modern age) not a particularly incredible accomplishment. Not unless you factor in the small detail that Ty didn’t get on an airplane once. He did the trip by sailing, biking, taking trains, …

Trains

Horseradish-Yogurt Sauce

This fresh new take on classic horseradish sauce makes a lot, but you’re going to want extra. It’s the perfect companion for both our Porcini-Rubbed …

Say goodbye to kale: the superfood trends for 2017 - and five new ingredients to watch

According to Mintel’s 2017 global food and drink report, plant-based diets are set to explode into the mainstream this year, which makes sense, given that veganism has grown a staggering 360 per cent in the last decade. But never mind growing your own, they’re going to get extremely hi-tech. …

Work Out Videos On Netflix: 10 Titles To Motivate Your 2017 New Year’s Resolution

If you’re looking for a straight work out video, you may not want to turn to Netflix. While there appears to be a shortage of exercise tutorials on …

FARE ALERT: Europe For Less Than $200 Roundtrip ($195!!!)

<b>The Flight Deal</b> writes about New York JFK to Oslo or Stockhom from $212 roundtrip but you can travel for even less than that!<p>The trick here is that …

Ready To Move From The U.S.? Here Are Your 6 Best Options.

Our Top Six Picks For Sunny Post-Election Living<p>Searches for "How can I move to Canada?" spiked during the just-finished U.S. presidential election cycle.<p>Since the Vietnam War, Canada has been seen as a beacon of refuge among Americans. However, life in Canada comes with a significant drawback: …

100 Places to Visit in Asia Before you Die: Part 1

The post 100 Places to Visit in Asia Before you Die: Part 1 appeared first on True Nomads.

A South African safari needn’t cost a packet. Our money-saving tips include going out of season, looking for online deals and doing what the locals do<p>The words “budget” and “safari” are not often found in the same sentence. Safaris are a notoriously expensive holiday choice. But there are ways to …

South Africa

60 Thoughtful DIY Christmas Gift Ideas for Everyone On Your List

Aside from parties and family reunions, a good chunk of the holiday season is made up of gift shopping. As if trying to find something inexpensive but thoughtful wasn’t hard enough, stepping foot in a mall during the holidays is chaos alone. So save yourself the trip (and your sanity) this year …

Christmas Trees

South Indian Lentil Stew [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

South India

Washington state: Wolves, wine, farms on this self-guided road trip south of Olympia

Two decades ago when I lived at the southern end of Puget Sound in Olympia, Wash., there were few things I enjoyed more than hopping on my bicycle and pedaling through the bucolic countryside — especially during late summer and fall — and then stopping at a roadside fruit stand for a sample or two. …

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The Cuban Cocktail with Magical Healing Powers

Photo by Alessandro Pisani/Flickr<p>The history—and the recipe<p>Legend has it that the <i>canchánchara</i> cocktail was first mixed by Mambíses, Cuban guerrillas …

6 Reasons to Skip Bangkok and Bali and Head to Malaysia Instead

Malaysia is one of Southeast Asia’s forgotten paradises. While tourists buzz between Bali and Bangkok, Malaysia somehow gets overlooked. It shouldn’t. Located slap-bang in between Indonesia and Thailand, Malaysia has the same wild jungles and painfully pretty beaches (with seawater as freakishly …

Kuala Lumpur

10 Bucket List Hotels That Are Worth The Splurge

Tired chain hotels these are not. While the destination is the draw for most travellers, these spectacular stays are reason enough to pack your bags …

15 plants that will purify the air in your home

1/<p>1. Boston Fern (Nephrolepis Exaltata)<p>Boston ferns rank as one of the best plant air purifiers and they also release an abundant amount of moisture …

5 Far-Flung Destinations That Won’t Break The Bank

Live like a queen on a beer budget<p>If you're reading this article, chances are you're sitting at home, wishing that instead of wherever you are, you were, well, anywhere else. If your mind is drifting toward the sound of ocean waves slowly crashing, the hum of quick bargaining at a bustling market, …

Angkor Wat

The Best Destinations for Traveling Vegetarians and Vegans

Experiencing a new place through food is one of the great joys of traveling. But if you’re a vegan or vegetarian, you know it can also be a great …

14 places in South-East Asia to see before it's too late

Grown-Up Backpacking In Breathtaking Sri Lanka Will Cure Your Adult Life Freakouts

Like many people I know, I travelled the world after graduating uni. I packed my bags, escaped the post study lull and set off on my adventures alone …