Nicole Tyrpak

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The world's best wildlife holidays: an A-Z guide

Dawn comes up fast in Africa. The year was 1974, in Kenya’s Maasai Mara National Reserve, and the first wild lion I had ever seen was silhouetted atop a termite mound. It was a male in his prime with his mane blowing in the wind, and as sunlight poured across the plains he began to roar, …

16 GIFs That Perfectly Sum Up Cat Ownership

There are two types of cat owners: people who really love their cats, and people who are literally showing you photos of their cats right this instant. Feliway is there for all of you.<p><b>Feliway</b> is a synthetic pheromone that's identical to the pheromones your own cat secretes to make itself feel at …

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19 Things Only Cat Owners Know To Be True

If the cat falls asleep on your lap, you're not moving until they do.


Toxic plants to protect your animals from

Love your four-legged, furry family members? Here is how to keep them safe from some very common toxic plants.


Study Finds Cat People Are More Intelligent Than Dog People

We’ve all heard the sayings before: Must love dogs. Time spent with cats is never wasted. Man’s best friend. There is no one more loyal than a cat. …


Hot Dudes With Kittens Instagram Is What You Need Right Meow

What happens when you pair kittens with hot dudes? Magic. Or hotdudeswithkittens Instagram account, and that is pretty much the same.<p>Don't be shy, …

26 Questions Cats Just Need To Answer

Mainly just "why?"

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22 Cats We've All Been At Some Point In Our Lives

Meow IRL.


In Pictures: What It's Really Like to Have a Cat

Top 10 beach hotels and B&Bs on New Zealand’s South Island

Beach resorts and retreats on New Zealand’s South Island make the most of dramatic views, as well as offering a tranquil getaway. Here are 10 to suit the calm, collected – and the adventurous<p>Those who visit New Zealand’s South Island in search of a traditional beachside holiday are likely to be …

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10 unique hotels to stay at before you die

From ice manors in Sweden to al fresco wooden lodges in Botswana to hanging pods in Peru, some hotels can make your trip unforgettable.<p>Here are the ones you need to visit during your lifetime.

10 Smart Ways to Save Money on Travel

Make your New Year's resolution to travel more a reality with these tips.<p>You probably already know that Tuesday and Wednesday are the cheapest days to fly—even more so if it’s the off season. You already have got fare alerts set up through Airfarewatchdog, a prioritized Facebook follow on Secret …

The Big Picture photography competition: the best of 2015

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Breathtaking Photos Celebrate the Wild Beauty of Patagonia's Untouched Landscapes

"Majestic" is one word that instantly comes to mind as you browse through Andy Lee’s portfolio of landscape photography. Shot on a recent trip to Chile, the photographer's images of the sweeping scenery embrace the power and solemn glory of the country’s natural beauty. In contrast to Lee’s …

Bookstore cats are silently judging your lack of reading in 2016

Remember that New Year's resolution to read more books and watch TV less? How's that working out for you?<p>Well the bookstore-owning felines of …

Where to Travel for Food in 2016

Our editors have scoured the globe to bring you the top destinations to satisfy your every craving. Whether you're hungry for exotic cuisine or thirsty for a cold one, we've got you covered.

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How to Organize Your Closet Like a Pro

<i>By Miranda Agee for Architectural Digest.</i><p>Brantley Photography<p>When it comes to creating glamorous high-end closets, there is one name in the business that insiders keep hush-hush. For the past 15 years, Melanie Charlton, owner of the New York-based closet design company Clos-ette, has been designing …

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Canada's national parks will be free to all in 2017

Canada wants to be the destination of nature lovers in 2017.<p>Parks Canada will waive entry fees at the more than 40 national parks around the country, …