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Cruise lines might be a little more lenient with their dress codes on first and last nights — here's why

Re: "Royal Caribbean's Dress-Code Flip," Need to Know, by Rosemary McClure, May 13: As far as requiring appropriate evening clothes in formal dining rooms on cruises, some lines look the other way on the first and last nights of a cruise.<p>As was explained to me by a dining-room staff member, on the …

10 Tips For Brilliant Landscapes

<i>1. “Desert Window,” Arches National Park, Utah. The contrast of textures and colors and the sense of motion over time create a dynamic</i> …

The best home security system

<i>By Rachel Cericola and Grant Clauser</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After spending more than 40 hours researching and …

This Map Shows Where Americans Are Being Told 'Do Not Travel' in Mexico

The State Department issued new travel warnings for parts of Mexico on Wednesday, advising American travelers to entirely avoid five regions due to …

Mexico

Vuzix built the smartglasses Google wishes it did

Attention, crestfallen Google Glass enthusiasts: Your redemption has arrived.<p>While most of the tech world dismissed the “smartglasses” concept when …

Wearable Tech

Why The F**k Are Indian Passengers In Such A Hurry To Exit The Plane? Where Are They Even Going?

I was comfortably sitting, listening to Bruno Mars' <i>Uptown Funk</i> which happened to be my only consolation for not getting the window seat.<p>When …

Luggage

Readers' Choice: This is the best of the Caribbean

While the Caribbean was hard hit by Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017, much of the region was spared from damage, and many impacted islands are on …

Caribbean

If you upgraded from an old iPhone to an iPhone X or 8, get this $13 accessory

<b>UPDATE: The model we recommended is now sold out, so try this one instead:</b><p><b>Earlier:</b> For those of us who upgrade our iPhones each and every year, the …

World’s Most Dangerous Countries Revealed, And It May Change Your Travel Plans

Just like last year, International SOS and Control Risks have released a map that shows just how tourist-friendly all countries are, and it’s worth …

9 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid in Santorini

We recently spent 16 unforgettable days on the world famous Greek island of Santorini. That equates to 16 epic sunsets into the Aegean Sea, 36 …

This Unexpected Country Is Apparently The World’s Safest Place To Travel

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Top 10 Compact Cameras for Travelers

Upgrade your travel photos with these lightweight cameras that pack a punch.<p><i>Tom O'Brien is a mechanical engineer and the photo engineer for</i> National Geographic <i>magazine. He designs and builds custom equipment for the photographers of the magazine. You can follow him on Instagram @Mechanicalphoto.</i>

The 12 best Black Friday camera deals we've found so far

<b>Editors' note</b>: This article was first published Nov. 17 and has since been updated with B&H and Adorama Black Friday deals. Also, expired deals have been pruned.<p>There aren't many Black Friday deals on cameras to get excited about -- at least not yet, unless you want to wade into some murky shopping …

Chris Hemsworth Responds to Jack Black’s THOR: RAGNAROK Battle of the Jams Challenge

<i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> has been winning the hearts of fans everywhere, and the reviews and box office are proof of that. From the comedic direction of Taika …

No more check-in lines? New Royal Caribbean app lets you walk right onto ship

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Add checking in for a cruise to the list of things you'll soon be able to do with a few taps on your smartphone.<p>Royal Caribbean Cruises this week showed off a new smartphone app that will let customers complete the check-in process before arriving at a ship.<p>Upon arrival, cruisers …

10 Best Little Beach Towns in Florida

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TSA Pre-Check or Global Entry: Which is Better?

I am up for renewal on my Global Entry membership, so I decided to look up on the trusted traveler program to see what might have changed since I …

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Charles Barkley says U.S. sucks at soccer, gets trolled by Bayern Munich mascot

Barkley dissed the sport, and then he got dissed back<p>Charles Barkley said the United States sucks at soccer, and Bayern Munich's mascot made him pay. …

Donald Trump literally just made the 'good guy with a gun' argument

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In the wake of the Sandy Hook school shooting in late 2012, a new saying became popular among gun rights advocates: "The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun." (The phrase is widely credited to National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre.)<p>The …

Green Machine: Brad's Celtics Rolling

With the Celtics winning nine in a row and owning the best record in the NBA weeks after Gordon Hayward went down for the season with a knee injury, …

Iceland weary of tourist influx

Tourism brings money to Iceland. But Icelanders seem slowly to becoming more fed up with the crowds. Is the North Atlantic island nation heading for …

North Atlantic

How not to get ripped off in Italy

On Tuesday, Venice hit the headlines when a British family was charged €526 for lunch.<p>Luke Tang, a 40-year-old university lecturer from Birmingham, …

Stephen Colbert Gives An Inspiring Response To The Texas Church Massacre: ‘Hopelessness Is Not The Answer’

It is easy to think you’ve heard every response on mass shootings to this point, with politicians offering prayers, battle lines being drawn on Twitter, and talk show hosts sharing their shock with the world. The responses to the shooting in Texas on Sunday have followed this similar path. It …

Stephen Colbert

50 Things You Didn't Know About Stranger Things

It was originally called 'Montauk' and set on Long Island.<p>You've already finished your <i>Stranger Things 2</i> binge (or binges—we won't judge) and you've got a while to wait until Season 3. While you wait, click through to discover 50 things you didn't know about your favorite show.

Tom Izzo to Draymond Green: “You cry about every call”

Draymond Green, like so many players out of Michigan State in the past 22 years, see Tom Izzo as a mentor, a father figure and a friend.<p>So when Izzo …

Basketball

Tom Izzo on his former player Draymond Green: 'You cry about every call'

“And one.”<p>If you frequent Oracle Arena in Oakland or watch Golden State Warriors games, you are familiar with that quote. It seems that Warriors …

Lions bust out Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots inspired celebration for touchdown

Ameer Abdullah cheated to beat Golden Tate.<p>Detroit Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones got the scoring started on <i>Monday Night Football</i> with a nice 25-yard touchdown against the Green Bay Packers, and the celebration was just as good.<p>Judging by Golden Tate and Ameer Abdullah holding controls, it looks …

Miley Cyrus Blasts Trump For Saying Texas Shooting Isn’t A ‘Gun Situation’ In Emotional Message

Miley Cyrus is absolute FURIOUS with Donald Trump for declaring that the Texas church massacre that killed 26 wasn’t a ‘guns situation’ We’ve got her …

The most surprising recruit in college basketball is a bus driver. And he’s 38.

Dan Stoddard is a balding, 38-year-old bus driver who failed out of college two decades ago. This summer, a chance encounter gave him a shot at an improbable dream he’d given up on years ago: playing college basketball.<p>And true to his story that seems ripped from the script of a Will Ferrell …