Marc Power

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How to live like a Local in Brussels

Having living all over the world, Lonely Planet Local Analia Glogowski struggled to plant her roots until she reached Brussels, a place she finally feels she can hang her hat and shout ‘baby I’m home’.<p>As a lifestyle and travel blogger, photographer and an assistant in the European Parliament, …

31 Butternut Squash Recipes That Will Make You Wonder Why Pumpkin Gets All the Attention

Always the supporting role, never the star. The opening act, but never the main event. When it comes to fall ingredients, butternut squash often gets …

Healthy Eating

7 Yakitori Recipes to Make at Home

Get ready for some of the best chicken of your life.<p>In Japan, yakitori restaurants are casual, beer-soaked houses of worship for grilled, skewered …

5 of the best sharing economy apps and sites for travellers

From kinky holiday lets to dining in private homes or hiring skis, we recommend the best peer-to-peer apps and sites for travellers<p><b>• Colorado’s Airbnb-style website for cannabis lovers</b><p>Value a dungeon as much as Wi-Fi in a holiday let? Kinkbnb, new last year and calling itself “sex positive Airbnb”, …

Apps

5 Self-Help Books That Are Actually Helpful

1 of 5<p>"A Complaint Free World"<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 5<p>"Wherever You Go, There You Are"<p>3 of 5<p>"Don't Sweat The Small Stuff...And It's All Small …

Air Canada 'flight from hell' from China diverted after extreme turbulence injures 21 people

An Air Canada flight was diverted en route to Toronto after the plane was hit with such extreme turbulence that passengers were thrown from their …

WTF Is Nooch?! And Other Vegan Lingo Explained

<i>by guest blogger Gillian Francella, writer, editor, and newly converted vegan</i><p>What is a world without the gooey goodness that is a basketful of melty mozzarella sticks or a crockpot stuffed to the top with macaroni and cheese? When I first became a vegan, it seemed this new world sans dairy products …

The Friendliest Cities in the World

While Reykjavík rounded out <i>Travel + Leisure's</i> 2016 list of the friendliest cities in the World, Iceland ranked third on the World Happiness Index …

Why You Don't Need a lot of Money to Travel

<i>Note: Since I originally wrote this article, I have booked a flight from Dallas to Dubai for 300 bucks using a resource mentioned below.</i><p>I often hear people say the reason they don't travel as much as they would like is because "it's too expensive."<p>Hearing this gets me excited because:<p>A) Challenges …

Greece in winter: 6 places to visit | CNN Travel

Best Marketing and Advertising Insights From CEOs of Top Travel Booking Sites

We released our first e-book earlier this month about the Future of Travel Booking — an unprecedented collection of 17 interviews with the CEOs of …

Apps Vs. Mobile Web in the Travel Booking Ecosystem

<i>Last month we launched our new Skift Trends Report, The State of Mobile Booking 2015. Below is a short extract. Get the full report to understand</i> …

How Successful People Quash Stress

We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious physical and emotional consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives? Researchers at Yale University have the answer. They found that intense stress actually reduces the …

3 Ways Technology Can Make Travel Easier

<i>By Geoff Kohl, chief travel editor for Where®</i><p>Behind the scenes of your sunny vacation at the beach is the dark-arts world of technology. It's a group of fresh, young minds, and they gather a few times a year around the world for drinks, to hear from peers, to brainstorm and whiteboard and to seek …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

How to Make Milano Cookies at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is sharing a recipe for cookies that are as elegant and sophisticated as you are.</i><p>I have eaten more Milano …

Osaka's Subway May Be Worse than Tokyo's But the Public May Be Able to Change That

Osaka, Japan’s third-biggest metropolis, plans to sell the city’s 81-year-old subway operator in an initial public offering to lure private …

Yelp Just Made Local Search Even Easier

A new feature on business-recommendation service Yelp lets you search for restaurants and stores with a simple emoji.<p>Gone are the days of typing or …

Total Lunar Eclipse and Solar 'Ring of Fire' Top April's Stargazing Events

Stargazers have a lot to look forward to this month.<p>The best celestial events in April include eclipses of the sun and moon, a meteor shower and good …

The Hopes and Heartaches of Curing HIV

It’s one of the most incredible stories in medical science: a cure for HIV. It happened first in 1998 with Christian Hahn (a pseudonym), and then again in 2008 with Timothy Ray Brown. Both cures took place in Berlin, but involved very different scientific approaches and very different scientists.<p>In …

Biggest galaxy cluster bigger than thought

El Gordo – the largest galaxy cluster in the universe – is about 3 million billion times more massive than our sun, roughly 43 percent more massive …

Tiny Lens Attachment Turns Smartphones Into Microscopes

We’ve seen mobile phone lens attachments and hacks that help you to take macro photos with your smartphone, but never before have we seen one that …