Paige Mysliviec

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Unexpected Lessons From Long Term Travel

Long-term travel has always been a dream of mine. At times I can't believe it is now my reality. I began a round-the-world trip with my boyfriend last summer. Since then, we have traveled to Croatia, Tanzania, Mozambique, South Africa, Swaziland, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, …

A map of the world's currencies, and how they compare to the USD

The value of currency differs across the world and often change over time. The currency exchange rate converts the value of one form of currency into another.<p>Knowledge of this rate is especially useful when traveling to different countries. In a recent article released by Reuters, currency market …

If You’re Having Fun, You’re Doing It Wrong: Andrew Kevin Walker On Screenwriting

The legendary screenwriting veteran behind Se7en has a new film coming out, and a lot to say about not letting the industry eat you alive.<p>Never underestimate the power of a mistake. Andrew Kevin Walker’s entire career may have hinged on one.<p>It all started with the then-fledgling writer’s …

One photographer is documenting the surprisingly beautiful doors of the world

Travelling can often present us with surprising beauty in unexpected places. One photographer turned that surprise into a stunning collection of beautiful ‘Doors of the World’.<p>Portuguese photographer André Vicente Gonçalves is already known for his ongoing Windows of the World project, documenting …

23 Photos Of What Women Really Look Like Around The World

Three years ago, photographer Sara Melotti was working as a fashion photographer — shooting tall, waifish model after tall, waifish model. It was …

New York City

Every single movie coming out summer 2016

The 2016 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of the films opening through early September. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Kevin Crust, are subject to change.<p><b>Choose a category:</b><p><b>April 29</b><p><b>A Beautiful Planet</b><p>The view of Earth from space and the information it reveals about humanity's …

We must do more for victims of war and persecution, says film star, who reveals his own ancestors’ flight from famine-ravaged Ireland<p>Refugees are “people, just like you and me”, George Clooney has said in a speech urging humanity to do more to help those escaping war and persecution.<p>The …

Africa

Tips for a Raised-Bed Vegetable Garden

Raised-bed gardening is a great way to grow vegetables -- especially if the garden soil is poor or compacted or has poor drainage. And there's no …

Gardening

7 tiny daily habits that can lead to huge results

Imagine that every choice you make in life is associated to a "bucket." Brushing your teeth goes in the "personal hygiene bucket."<p>Working on your novel goes in the "writing" or "creativity" bucket. Going to the gym goes in the "health" bucket. And so you have these five or six or 10 primary buckets …

How To Craft Your Perfect Selling Story

When speaking with a client, simply referring to your previous work, however successful, is not enough. You should be able to work those events into a compelling narrative that engages your audience, both rationally, and emotionally. Perfecting your sales story allows you to connect with your …

Selling

5 Creative Alternatives to Hotels While Traveling

Calling all wanderers, free spirits and boho babes: The open road is beckoning, and adventure is the only true destination. Maybe it’s just summer excitement and #vanlife that’s got us obsessively looking at Instagram vacays, but these overnight travel options have got us breaking all of our …

Travel

The 30 Most Beautiful Places in the World

Time to dust off your passport.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to relax on a beach, get …

National Parks

10 TED Talks to Watch for Some Major Career Inspo

Whether you’re dreaming of moving up the corporate ladder at your current gig or you’re considering a career pivot, finding and landing your dream job is no easy task. Luckily for us, the Internet is filled with much more than cat Vines and fail vids (although, we do love a good summer Pinterest …

Shonda Rhimes

U.S. Road Trip: 50 States 50 National Parks

<b>In 2015 I took a 10 month solo road trip through all 50 states and to every national park in the lower 48, and what a long strange trip it was.</b><p>Exotic travel, especially among millennials, has become an increasingly romanticized "life-experience" milestone, and for a good reason, no doubt. Who …

Woman visits 7 wonders of the world in inspiring photo series

There is a big, wide world out there, but so many of us never get a chance to experience it.<p>After a string of bad luck and health problems, Megan …

Wonders of the World

Puerto Rico: 6 Things You Should Know Before Visiting

There are things that are not told by any tourism board when you are visiting a new country. Even though those things are easy to find online or in travel guides if we just take a look. Writing this does not make me happy. I must admit I am feeling a mixed of ashamed, embarrassed and pissed from …

Top 11 destinations for making friends when you travel

While they are as different as different can be, there are some cities in the world where travelers just feel at home. These are the special cities where you can walk into a bar or a coffee shop and just start connecting with people. Where you will randomly bump into someone who will end up a …

Here are the winners of the 2016 PEN Literary Awards

Your reading list just got a whole lot longer.<p>On Monday night, PEN America honored incredible new literature at the 2016 PEN Literary Awards …

Books

30 places you should travel to this summer

While some places have been popular with summer travelers for years, others have just recently started to catch attention.<p>We've put together a list of 30 places to visit this summer, making our selections from destinations that won notable awards over the last year, that are seeing an increase in …

To Hell and Back Again: A Day with the Marie Kondo Method

For GQ Cleaning Week, one writer descended into the fiery depths of KonMari and attempted to purge everything—clothes, books, clutter—to answer the question: Is this even worth it?<p>Chapter I: In the Beginning<p>The night before my KonMari purge, I came home to an empty apartment and an overflowed …

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

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Colombia

Foreign travel advice<p>Summary<p>Still current at:<p>10 April 2018<p>Updated:<p>16 February 2018<p>Latest update:<p>Summary - removal of information about ELN activity …

22 of the Best Single Sentences on Writing

<i>If good writing is succinct and concise, then shouldn't the same be true of writing advice?</i><b>Column</b> by <b>Christopher Shultz</b>There have been entire articles …

U.S. requests production plans for Ebola drug ZMapp | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. officials have asked three advanced biology laboratories to submit plans for producing the experimental Ebola drug ZMapp, which ran out after it was given to a handful of medical workers who contracted the disease in West Africa, government and lab officials said on Friday.<p>…