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Non-Stop West Coast - London and Paris From Only $133 January - March

Norwegian, the low cost transatlantic carrier with new Boeing 787s, is offering Los Angeles – London Gatwick from $153 at the beginning of the year, …

The Best Hacks For Finding A Cheap Flight

The airline industry desperately wants to squeeze as many Benjamins out of us flyers as they can, but you don’t have to fall prey to their price …

Hacking

The First Timer's Guide to Island Hopping in the Caribbean

With its white sandy beaches, swaying palm trees, and laid-back lifestyle, the Caribbean has long been a much-loved destination for world travelers. …

Caribbean

Fly from the US and Canada to SE Asia in the $300s and $400s Round Trip

Fancy a trip to Southeast Asia without the hefty $1000 price tag? Catch this deal and you can fly for a third of the price.<p>Love the camera?<br>Know your …

Great Places to Party in Southeast Asia

Idyllic locales, cheap drinks, and an abundance of budget travelers ensure that the party is never hard to find in Southeast Asia. Sweating the night …

How To Spend 48 Hours In Singapore: Infinity Pools, Cocktails, Gardens And Magic...

Singapore is a fantastic city. With english as the official language, western travelers have all the comforts of home- but with the added magic of …

Watch: Rooney as Wolverine is a must-watch for every Man Utd and 'X-Men' fan

Manchester United might be rooted to the sixth spot in the Premier League table but that doesn’t mean they have any trouble getting sponsors. Among …

Top 5 Best Spa Hotels In Phuket, Thailand

Continuing our series of top beaches and luxury hotels around the world, I pick the best luxury spa resorts in Phuket, which will relax and …

Swimming Pools

Exploring a New (To Me) Side of Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai is a city that feels like my home away from home. Over the years, I have spent many months wintering here while eating delicious bowls of …

Chiang Mai

These Are the 5 Least-Visited Places in the World, and Here's Why

So much rarely seen natural beauty.<p>Each country keeps records on the number of foreign visitors who come for tourism. And needless to say, some …

The South Pacific beckons with a $793 round-trip fare from LAX to Fiji

End the year with something to look forward to: a trip to Fiji for $793 round trip, including all taxes and fees, from LAX to Nadi on Fiji Airways.<p>You must buy your ticket, which is subject to availability, by Dec. 31. It is for travel any day between Feb. 1 and May 31.<p>Info: Fiji Airways, (800) …

The Best Sleeping Pads for Comfortable Camping

Because roughing it doesn’t have to be that rough.<p>When you’re camping, a good sleeping bag alone doesn’t guarantee a good night’s sleep. During the …

You Are Going to Want to Bake Those Pork Chops, My Friend

Have questions about recipes, cooking and food? My job is to answer them. Ask me anything: foodeditor@nytimes.com.<p><i>I’ve been building my pots and pans collection for a while now. On the frying pan front, I have a 12-inch All-Clad, a 12-inch nonstick, and 10-inch and 8-inch cast-iron pans. What I</i> …

Things to Do before You Plan a Dubai Trip

Dubai, a true desert retreat, is the second name of extravagance and opulence. From huge shopping malls, jewelry shops, and beaches to luxury hotels, …

This is the easiest salmon recipe ever, soon to become your favorite weeknight dinner

Cooking fish at home doesn't have to be scary, or terribly smelly. Though seafood is often deemed "restaurant food" by many, making salmon at home is …

Cooking

Is poker a game of skill, or a game of luck?

Last week, researchers claimed to have developed a poker-playing computer program that is nearly unbeatable. What are the implications for the old debate about whether poker is a game of skill or luck?<p>As a spectator sport, poker traditionally isn’t the most engaging thing to watch. I realised this …

Poker