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11 incredible world cities best explored by water

AS HUMANS, we’re too often confined to the ground. Our endless fascination with rivers and lakes, Ferris wheels and roller coasters, seas and oceans, …

From Ireland to Yemen and South Sudan: Meet the man who's just visited all 197 countries in the world

He’s been arrested twice, hospitalised in 20 countries and bribed officials. He’s been smuggled across borders and been surrounded by gunfire and …

Soon You'll Be Able To Dive The Wreckage Of The Titanic

Your dream of being able to see the Titanic up close and personal is coming true. A London-based travel company has announced they are launching …

Death toll reaches 62 in Ethiopia landfill collapse

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The death toll has reached 62 from the collapse of a mountain of trash at a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of …

Africa

9 reasons why San Luis Obispo, California, is a top city for adventure

THOSE CLASSIC SHOTS you’ve seen of the California coast? We’re willing to bet they were taken right here. Rugged shorelines, rolling vineyards, a …

San Luis Obispo

Lazy, busy or both? Americans phoned in nearly 2 billion takeout orders last year

Hungry Americans are not getting near the stove or off the couch.<p>The number of phone and internet orders for restaurants surged 18% last year to 1.9 …

Bacon, soda & too few nuts tied to big portion of US deaths

CHICAGO (AP) — Gorging on bacon, skimping on nuts? These are among food habits that new research links with deaths from heart disease, strokes and …

Nutrition

Japan’s beautiful Twilight Express Mizukaze sleeper train is running this June

A stunning sleeper train called the Twilight Express is due to begin a series of tours in Japan this June, with tickets for the experience proving to be an extremely sought-after commodity.<p>With the name that translates into English as “joyous wind”, the Twilight Express Mizukaze offers stunning …

Gulf Coast Road Trip: Tallahassee to Mobile

A back-roads ramble in search of soul and seafood on the Gulf<p>Click to see photos from this story.<p>You passed this way before. A quarter century ago the first time, between spasms of gainful employment, you hit the jackpot: six or seven carefree weeks of summer to kill and just enough cash to spend …

Your next luxury Italian villa is on Airbnb

The budget getaway service is moving up in the world.<p>The world’s largest room-rental site is expanding. First Airbnb went from single rooms to …

Women and children ‘endure rape, beatings and abuse’ inside Dunkirk’s refugee camp

Children and women are being raped by traffickers inside a refugee camp in northern France, according to detailed testimony gathered ahead of fresh legal action against the UK government’s approach to the welfare of unaccompanied minors.<p>Corroborating accounts from volunteers, medics, refugees and …

Amber Rudd

The 'big three' Oscar directors talk about their movies and their awards season journeys

Since the start of awards season, the story has been the same: There’s been the Big Three –<p>Damien Chazelle’s fizzy musical “La La Land,”Barry Jenkins’ poetic coming-of-age story “Moonlight” andKenneth Lonergan’s wrenching drama “Manchester by the Sea” — and then there’s been everything else.<p>Heading …

Norway wants tourists to slow down and travel more sustainably

<b>Cruise ships and Disney's 'Frozen' have led to crowds of unprecedented size, about which Norwegians are not entirely happy.</b><p>Most countries would love …

European Travel

13 People Who Lost 40+ Pounds Share What Really Got Them Results

Real weight-loss stories that will motivate the hell outta you.<p>We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us how they lost weight with major-but-doable lifestyle changes. We received a lot of stories from people who set out to lose weight for a variety of reasons — some for health reasons, …

Fitness

In less than 2 years, this woman lost 160 pounds by following 5 steps

At age 27, NaTasha Glaspy was on six different medications and weighed 376 pounds. The pills helped her manage her blood pressure, cholesterol and type 2 diabetes. She realized she could ditch many of her prescriptions if she lost weight<p>Almost two years later, she’s dropped 160 pounds and no longer …

The world's best hostels: and the 'Hoscar' goes to …

The 15th annual “Hoscar” awards have been announced, with users of Hostelworld.com choosing the best hostels around the world according to categories of size, country and continent.<p>One of the most coveted awards is for the hostel with the best atmosphere. This year it goes to Goodmorning Lisbon, a …

European Travel

Associated Press News

Why is looking out into space the same as looking back in time? (Beginner)

<i>Why do people sometimes say that when we look at stars that are very far away that we are "looking back in time"?</i><p>This is because of the finite speed …

Universe

What a nutritionist eats when she starts feeling sick

You’re at the office, hard at work, when your cubicle-mate shows up with a fist full of tissues and a nagging cough. Cue: panic. What can you do to …

Wellness

The Incredible Jessica Williams Saves Sundance from Trump Depression

The former ‘Daily Show’ correspondent on her star turn in the Sundance hit ‘The Incredible Jessica James,’ learning to find her voice, and why …

Comedy Central

How Travel Bloggers Can Afford to Travel Worldwide - Best Travel Instagram Accounts

Travel

The Defenders: How Marvel's street-level heroes landed on Netflix

Marvel TV head Jeph Loeb thought of <i>The Defenders</i> while watching <i>The Avengers</i> for the fifth time, on DVD, back in 2013.<p>“Iron Man is falling out of the …

The World's 21 Top Luxury Beach Destinations in 2017

1 of 21<p>Fiji<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 21<p>The Maldives<p>3 of 21<p>Tel Aviv, Israel<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 21<p>Ireland<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 21<p>Antarctica<p>Advertisement<p>6 of …

This Woman’s Honest Weight Loss Story Offers Clear-Eyed Motivation For Your 2017 Health Goals

Over the past two years, Kayla Hurley has lost nearly 200 pounds. It’s not something she’d ever intended to be famous for, but within days of posting her story to Imgur, Hurley was everywhere. She was hailed as an honest voice for those who have lost large amounts of weight and those who long …

Get Weird With These 13 Unusual Liquors

Looking for a change of pace when knocking back drinks? Here are some interesting options to mix up your liquor cabinet.<p>1. PHOENIX TEARS SPICED …

The only healthy meal plan you need this year

Breakfast:<p>Sweet-potato fritters with poached eggs and avocado<p><b>Alice Liveing says:</b> “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so it’s important …

French workers get 'right to disconnect' from emails out of hours

<b>France employees are getting the legal right to avoid work emails outside working hours.</b><p>The new law, which has been dubbed the "right to disconnect", comes into force on 1 January.<p>Companies with more than 50 workers will be obliged to draw up a charter of good conduct, setting out the hours when …

Has any movie needed to be good as badly as Wonder Woman?

Great Hera<p>As much as I don’t want to put pressure on the DC extended universe in regards to its next film, I’m going to. There’s so much riding on <i>Wonder Woman</i>, not only as a movie that consumers will most likely pay a lot to see, but as a symbol, a product and a nerd property. Wonder Woman is one …