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18 amazing countries where you can stay, eat, and tour for less than you live at home

When you ask Americans why they don't travel abroad, the top reason they cite is cost.<p>But once you get on that plane to a cheaper part of the world — Southeast Asia, say, or Central America, or even, yes, Northern Europe — man do the prices drop. You won't realize how rich you are until you land in …

European Travel

In Memory Training Smackdown, One Method Dominates

When it comes to brain training, some workouts seem to work better than others.<p>A comparison of the two most common training methods scientists use to improve memory and attention found that one was twice as effective as the other. The more effective method also changed brain activity in a part of …

The Brain

20 Quick and Easy Chicken Thigh Recipes

Quick and easy weeknight dinners are an absolute must in my meal plan. And on nights when chicken is on the menu, I turn to a pack of meaty chicken …

Cooking

Peruvian Grilled Chicken: A Spicy, Succulent Delight

Spit-grilled chicken (pollo a la brasa) is popular all over Latin America. But it’s the Peruvian version that’s best known here in the United States, buoyed by the many restaurants that serve the bird in all its burnished, garlic-scented, drippings-slicked glory. Usually, they serve a spicy, creamy …

Seafood

The Recipe That Changed the Way I Cook Chicken

Perfect pan-roasted chicken thighs were a significant improvement over the frozen boneless, skinless chicken breasts I used to cook.<p>You can cook chicken, and you can <i>cook chicken</i>. Until I was about 27, I only did the first one. Growing up, I watched my mom make tenders out of chicken cutlets and …

Cooking

BBQ Basics: How To Cook Brisket

Whole hog is the preferred BBQ in North Carolina, and Kentucky may be known for its mutton, but in Texas – beef brisket is king! Its smoky, tender …

BBQ

Wonder Wings

<b>Recipe: Wonder Wings</b><p>We all love gathering around the tailgate to celebrate our teams, but arguably the best part of tailgating is the food. …

Cooking

Our 5 most crazy-popular potato salad recipes

Few things draw as much delight at any picnic, potluck or tailgate as an All-American potato salad — or a German one. Wherever you fall on the …

The 7 Cooking Tools College Students Swear By

As anyone who has been a college student (or has shopped for a college student) knows, collegiate life requires a lot of stuff. Decking out a dorm …

College & University

The Best Party Hostels in South America

South America

20 Essential Slow Cooker Recipes for When You're Feeling Lazy — Recipes from The Kitchn

We all have days when we feel so lazy that even calling for takeout seems like a chore. It's on those days that the slow cooker's abilities shine the …

Slow Cookers

Fish tacos

These delicious fish tacos are almost as fun to make as they are to eat! We made this while on Vancouver Island in Canada and used fresh halibut from a fisherman, but any white fish will do. Delicious with salsa verde and sour cream, but you could always use a mild chilli sauce as an …

Whitefish

10 Tacos Locos to Make for Your Next Family Gathering (Trust: They're Crazy!)

Don't get us wrong, we can eat tacos al pastor all night long, and have done so on multiple occasions. But there's something extra special about trying new taco recipes made with surprising and delicious ingredients! In fact, this is one of the best things about tacos: there's something for …

Mexico

Basebrawl! 8 tossed in testy game, Tigers top Yankees 10-6

DETROIT (AP) — Once slugger Miguel Cabrera wrestled Yankees catcher Austin Romine to the ground at home plate, an afternoon game at Comerica Park collapsed into total chaos.<p>All the testiness that had been building between the Detroit Tigers and New York finally boiled over. The toll of Thursday's …

Baseball

12 Best Slow Cooker Recipes

Love your slow cooker? Try one of these top-notch recipes for stews, tacos, lasagna, and more.<p>Slow-Cooker Vegetarian Chili With Sweet …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Tex- Mex Chicken Thighs

If you're looking for an easy but tasty chicken recipe for the slow cooker, this is a great choice. Boneless chicken thighs are economical and simple …

10 (5-Ingredient) Chicken Dinners for the Week Ahead

Guys, great news! Getting a wholesome, satisfying meal on the table without spending hours in the kitchen is totally possible. The key is choosing …

Cooking

How to Make Perfect Pan-Seared Chicken Breasts

This is the perfect way to cook chicken breasts. If you crave juicy, flavorful chicken breasts, then follow this simple recipe. You'll end up with a …

Cooking

Al Gore: 'The rich have subverted all reason'

With the sequel to his blockbuster documentary An Inconvenient Truth about to be released, Al Gore tells Carole Cadwalladr how his role at the forefront of the fight against climate change consumes his life<p>In the ballroom of a conference centre in Denver, Colorado, 972 people from 42 countries have …

Climate

These 13 Marinades Will Make Weeknight Dinners a Breeze

It may be hard to believe that a blend of oil, vinegar, herbs, and spices could change your weeknight meals, but it’s so true. Taking the (very little) time to marinate your proteins means that you’ll have a flavorful and tender product every time. Freezer-friendly dinner recipes are like gold, and …

Cooking

Jamaican Jerk Chicken

Serves 8YOU’LL NEED<br>12 chicken drumsticks<br>12 chicken thighs<br>4 limes<br>4 tsp ground allspice<br>3 tsp ground nutmeg<br>3 tsp ground cinnamon<br>1/8 cup fresh thyme …

Onions

This plasma beam lighter can start a fire without a flame

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Physics

Bob Marley's Reggae: Jerk Marinated Chicken Breast Skewers, Chargrilled and Served with Creamy Cucumber Dipping Sauce and Yucca Fries

1 onion, finely chopped<p>1/2 cup finely chopped scallion<p>2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>2 teaspoons sugar<p>1 teaspoon ground Jamaican …

Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals the biggest misconceptions people have about the universe

Neil deGrasse Tyson explains some of the biggest misconceptions we have about the universe.<p><i>Darren Weaver contributed to an earlier version of this video.</i><p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook<p><i>StarTalk Radio is a podcast and radio program hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, where comic co-hosts,</i> …

Universe

You're Only 4 Ingredients Away from Grilled Chicken Bliss

The grill has a way of transforming the simplest food into something truly magical. Take these chicken skewers, for instance. It's just some pieces …

BBQ

How to Grill Chicken

Grill chicken like a pro with these simple tips from Food Network.<p>Grill Better Chicken<p>When you grill chicken on the bone it's more flavorful. Use …

BBQ

If You Love Mexican Food, You'll Go Crazy for These Chicken Taco Soup Recipes

Everyone knows about Taco Tuesday, but we are firm believers that every day should be a taco day. Sometimes we want to take in all of the goodness of …

Cooking

7 homemade barbecue sauce recipes for your grilling pleasure

You’ve grilled, smoked or roasted your way to much success — now your meaty (or vegetable!) creations need a sauce. Here are seven of our favorites, from the Recipe Finder.<p><i>[One of these 10 quick sauces can rescue a boring plate]</i><p>Espresso Barbecue Sauce, pictured above. From Aaron Franklin, the …

BBQ

41 Breathtaking Views From Above

Experience a bird's-eye perspective of places around the world from the 2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest.<p>Humans always dreamed of flying. Thanks to the Wright Brothers, we're able to hop from one destination to the next in just a few hours. People take to the air to …

Travel Photography