Melinda Lim

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Secret London

Don’t get us wrong, we’re huge fans of the big London museums and major art galleries, but sometimes we all need a bit of peace and quiet. While …

Further Lane Pool House / Robert Young Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The goal for this Hamptons pool house was to create a maximum variety of experiences within a relatively …

The American Tour Guide Who Knows Manila Better Than Most Manileños

<b>’Kano ka pala?</b> Greg Dorris gets this a lot when he first meets his clients, but not because he blends in. Standing over six feet tall in a bright …

Asia

35 Skincare Products That Actually Do What They Say They Will

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Skin Care

40 fashion lessons we can learn from Amal Clooney on her 40th birthday

Amal Clooney is a high-flying human rights lawyer, wife to Hollywood actor George Clooney, mother to twins... and serious style inspiration. As she celebrates her 40th birthday, we look back over her catalogue of wardrobe hits and glean 40 valuable fashion lessons that anyone can take on board...<p><b>1.</b> …

These photos will make you want to travel to Switzerland

Set against the backdrop of the Alps, most of Switzerland looks like it's straight out of a postcard.<p>It may be a small country, but it boasts …

European Travel

9 Powerful MS Excel Features That You May Not Be Aware Of

Do you use Excel often for work? These 9 tricks should help make your life a little bit easier…<p><i>The following is a guest post by</i> <i>Steven Correy</i><i>. Steven</i> …

The 23 Items to Pack for Every Solo Trip

These items—all of which can fit in a carry-on—will make your life much easier.<p>My grandma used to say, “Carry everything with you, so that when you …

Microsoft Excel: Using CONCATENATE To Create an Impossible Lookup Table in Seconds

5,200 Stock Symbols — I Want Four URL Links<p>What’s The Problem To Be Solved?<p>A project I am working on entails looking at a selected portfolio of …

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Wildlife

The Italian cities you'd never thought to visit (but really should)

Italy summer booking guide<p>Planning a holiday to Italy? Read our expert guide to the best cities, including advice on Milan, Turin, Bologna, Genoa, Palermo, and Naples, including the Amalfi Coast and Sorrento. You will also find a list of tour operators offering city breaks. By Tim Jepson, Telegraph …

This Picturesque Japanese Village Is One of the Snowiest Places on the Planet (Photos)

And you thought Boston got a lot of snow.<p>As the “bomb cyclone” advances through the Northeast, schools and businesses have shut down. People are …

53 Travel Health Essentials the Pros Swear By

Here’s what to pack for a sound mind and body on the road.<p>2018 is shaping up to be a peak year for wellness tourism, and that’s reaching far beyond …

Asia Travel: 8 Breathtaking Gardens You Must Visit

Asia travel can be chaotic with bustling cities and noisy markets. So where do you escape for some tranquil moments? Full of stunning foliage and …

Asia Travel

Eat Your Way Through Los Angeles With Angeleno Chef Wes Avila

Wes Avila, the chef behind Guerrilla Tacos and author of a new cookbook, shares his favorite neighborhoods and local haunts.<p>Chef Wes Avila knows a …

Take a Hot Bath Under the Northern Lights at This Remote Icelandic Hotel

Those who think that Iceland’s been ruined by American tourists just need to venture further north.<p>Up in Iceland’s remote Fljot valley, there’s a …

Northern Lights

16 tips on avoiding jetlag

On the plane<p>Adjust your watch as soon as you get on the plane. And start thinking in that time.<p>To sleep or not to sleep? How much sleep you should …

Sleep

Italy's 19 most beautiful villages

7 Microsoft Excel Tricks You Need to Know

Subscribe to updatesUnsubscribe from updates<p>Microsoft Excel is one hell of Software when it comes to number crunching. It has been around for almost …

Software

A Small, Elegant Manhattan Apartment in Blue

Glamour in bare-bones space.<p>Designer Kelly Giesen brought chic glamour to her bare-bones, 725-square-foot Manhattan apartment by adding elegant moldings, French doors, sparkling mirror, and a fresh blue and white palette.

Interior Design

Midcentury Minimal Studio

The direction was simple: take and outdated one bedroom corner unit apartment in the Eichler Summit High Rise in San Francisco, make it entirely open to the view, and employ a minimalist aesthetic layered onto the modern core of the structure.<p>A one bedroom was quickly transformed to a studio to …

Russian Hill Co-Op

This outdated flat occupying the entire 3rd floor of a 1928 13 story co-op in the Russian Hill District of San Francisco, CA, was completely transformed to make it a modern day masterpiece that respects it roots while modernizing it for this century. The planning and renovation delicately balanced …

How to free up iPhone & iPad storage

Getting started<p>To begin, get acquainted with how your device is using its available space. In iOS 10, visit Settings > General > Storage & iCloud …

23 photographs that prove America is already great

Trevor Pottelberg Shot the Same Lighthouse During Changing Seasons with These Spectacular Results

Trevor Pottelberg’s “Lighthouse Project” proves that you needn’t travel far from home to create a spectacular photo essay. The Canadian landscape …

Landscape Photography

Want To Improve Your Instagram Photographs? Try These 3 Simple Styling Tips

<i>Screenshot taken from video.</i><p>The fundamentals of good photography apply to all kinds of mediums, from a professional grade DSLR or a smartphone. …

These Otherworldly Photographs From Space Are Our Top 10 NASA Images from 2016

The NASA space program includes a remarkable repository of otherworldly images from the cosmos and those you see here represent our 10 favorite NASA …

Italian Fried Cheese Balls Recipe feat Mamma Graziella

Fried Cheese Balls<p>Fried cheese balls will create bite sized bonanza's! Fried cheese balls are the perfect amount of crunch, mixed with the perfect amount of gooey! Mix fresh mozzarella with fresh, crunchy breadcrumbs and fry up a memorable starter which is best enjoyed hot.<p><i>Watch the Fried Cheese</i> …

Mysterious light pillars light up Canada's night sky

At 1:30 in the morning, while most of Ontario, Canada was asleep, Timothy Joseph Elzinga was tending to his crying toddler. Then he looked out the …