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Use a 'Fake' Location to Get Cheaper Plane Tickets

I can't explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where you appear to buy them from. This is all about leveraging foreign currencies and points-of-sale to your advantage.<p>For reasons I never quite understood, every time I …

10 Smart Ways To Travel Without Going Broke

In theory, travel is the only thing you can spend money on that actually makes you richer. But, in practice, paying for a big trip can quite easily …

Best Travel Apps for 2015

From helping you to plan an adventure to sort out transportation in a new city, this year’s list of best travel apps will inspire you to get you off the couch and book those plane tickets. For last year’s hottest travel apps, click here.<p><b>1. Instagram</b><p>This popular social media platform just surpassed …

Video: A Voyage To Antarctica

Not all of us have the time, money, or physical prowess to ski across Antarctica to the South Pole. That doesn't mean that we can't visit the frozen …

Why 2014 will be Apple’s year of big reveals

2013 was a very Apple-y year, in that incremental improvements were pretty much all Apple rolled out. This kind of refinement and polish is one of the things the company does best. It’s easy to forget, for example, that Steve Jobs once unveiled a version of the Mac OS in which the only major …

Tim Cook

Gamification could be the (expensive) way to get your kids to brush their teeth properly

If you’ve ever despaired of getting your kids to brush their teeth properly without close parental supervision, Kolibree may have the solution: a smartphone-linked toothbrush that reports back to an iPhone or Android app how well they did, and creates family league tables to turn tooth-brushing …

Evan Spiegel, 23, and Bobby Murphy, 25

<b>Cofounders, Snapchat</b><br>Run Snapchat, a mobile app used to send 400 million disappearing photos and videos each day. The company raised $50 million at a near $2 billion valuation in December and is reported to have turned down a $3 billion acquisition offer from Facebook.

Venice by night...

How To Be A Local In Lyon France

Lyon France is one of the most beautiful and atmospheric cities in France where past and present, old traditions and new trends live side by side and …

France

10 Lessons I Learned From Bicycling Across USA

In summer 2013, after graduating from college, I biked alone from Western Massachusetts to San Francisco. The journey took 74 days, 3,400 miles, and 7 flat tires. I didn't wear bike shoes, never locked my bike once, never spent a dime on lodging, and never encountered a single bad person.<p>During the …