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Berlin itinerary

Hit the highlights of Berlin with this three-day itinerary in the German capital.<p>DAY ONE<p>Start your Berlin exploration by seeing the city from above, preferably by booking ahead for an early lift ride up to the dome of the Reichstag. From here, stroll south past the Roma & Sinti Memorial to snap a …

Germany

Toms founder: 'There is real opportunity to address the world's needs'

Blake Mycoskie never imagined that one day he would be doing business with the likes of Anna Wintour, but that’s exactly what happened when he foundedToms shoes - the original ‘One for One’ social company - in 2006.<p>Five years after he lost his shot at winning $1m in the first season of <i>The Amazing</i> …

Ten Years Since the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami

On this day, ten years ago, a magnitude 9.1 earthquake struck beneath the Indian Ocean near Indonesia, generating a massive tsunami that claimed more than 230,000 lives in fourteen different countries, one of the deadliest natural disasters ever recorded. Today, many of the communities have …

Indonesia's tsunami recovery loses momentum as aid money runs out

Where 100-foot waves flattened communities into piles of tinder wood now stand row upon row of cookie-cutter houses.<p>In place of still-submerged broken roadway are miles of freshly paved roads hugging the newly defined coastline and winding through mountain villages. City streets once dark, putrid …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

From the editors of Esquire.com, catch up on the year's best movies that you most likely missed out on.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but …

First time Paris: top tips for your first visit to the City of Light

Paris is a city that never lets up. Return time and again and there is always something fantastic to experience—world-famous landmarks and museums mixed with chic shopping, cafe life, gastronomic blowouts and strolls along the banks of the glorious River Seine.<p>The overwhelming amount on offer can …

France

New L.A. soccer team officials get entertainment lesson from Seattle

When<p>Clint Dempseymade the decision to leave the English Premier League for the Seattle Sounders andMajor League Soccerlast year, he said one of the things that drew him to the city was that it reminded him of Europe.<p>And he wasn't talking about the rain.<p>"It's an atmosphere that's comparable," he …

Hardline Australia, confused Scandinavia and tense Russia: the global immigration picture

Few issues excite politicians’ and voters’ passions as much as immigration. For decades now, the world has been on the move: last year, according to the United Nations Population Fund, the number of people living outside their country of origin reached 232 million – 50% more than in 1990.<p>That may …

Adorable Portraits of a Little Boy and His Teddy Bear

Adrian Murray was inspired to get serious about photography, especially since he realized that the childhood years of his kid would be fleeting. …

Top 10 Things You Must Do in Amsterdam

You know how you have that long list of the top places you want to travel? Well, Amsterdam was never on my list and now I'm kicking myself wondering why it wasn't! I still haven't figured out why, but I sure am glad our paths crossed because I am now in love with it. Love may not be strong enough …

Japan's young fret as unexpected recession hits

TOKYO (AP) — When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe responded to Japan's surprise recession by delaying a sales-tax increase, it was a cause for worry, not …

Adina’s Seattle

Seattle local <b>Adina Marguerite Pease</b> is a creative type who lives to wander. While she’ll always be a California girl at heart, she moved to the Emerald City seeking greener pastures, and found them. When she’s not exploring the Pacific Northwest, Adina sets out on road trip adventures around the …

Top 20 free things to do in Berlin

Berlin may be one of the best-value cities in Europe but, for visitors, those euros can start to add up after days of museum-hopping and nights of clubbing. Fortunately, there are plenty of ways to stretch your budget further by cashing in on some tip-top freebies.<p>Catch a ride to the Reichstag’s …

Germany

Marking fall of the Berlin Wall, Mikhail Gorbachev warns the West

Mikhail Gorbachev on Saturday had strong words for the United States and its allies over growing tension between Moscow and the West, a development he believes has put the world "on the brink of a new Cold War." Speaking at a symposium in Berlin as part of commemorations marking the …

Russia

Ikea hopes its new motorized standing desk will get you out of your chair

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The New Student Traveler Is More Than Just Backpacks and Parties

<i>Earlier this month we launched our latest free report The State of Student Travel, brought to you in partnership with Student Universe.</i><p><i>Below is an</i> …

Eurostar Plans to Add Routes From London to Provence and Amsterdam

Eurostar International Ltd. said plans to add trains from London to Amsterdam and Marseille over the next two years have boosted the Channel Tunnel …

Vogue’s Guide to Seoul’s Stylish Neighborhoods

Just in time for Seoul Fashion Week, here’s the <i>Vogue</i> guide to nine of Seoul’s most fashion-friendly neighborhoods.

Do Oslo's Olympic cold feet signal a shift in international sport?

The procedure, now, is commonplace. A glitzy stage, manned by executives in suits, an envelope dramatically opened. Then, cheers from representatives of the successful bid.<p>Despite these regular, euphoric scenes not every country seems to have aspirations to host a major sporting event. Earlier this …

Airlines with the best economy seats

Slide 1 of 12<p>Which airlines have the most comfortable economy seats? Airfarewatchdog.com recently polled its readers to find out which domestic …

airlines

A broke-ass guide to drinking in Tokyo

The nighttime lights in Tokyo are overwhelming. Billions of bright bulbs and bulletins begging for your attention, yearning for your yen. You think: ‘With all this brilliance, the rumors must be true: this must be the most expensive city on Earth. How else could they afford their electricity …

Japan

Edward Snowden’s Privacy Tips: “Get Rid Of Dropbox,” Avoid Facebook And Google

According to Edward Snowden, people who care about their privacy should stay away from popular consumer Internet services like Dropbox, Facebook, and Google.<p>Snowden conducted a remote interview today as part of the New Yorker Festival, where he was asked a couple of variants on the question of what …

Long Weekend in Copenhagen

For the past few years, the Danish capital has been in the spotlight for its gastronomic scene, and though the attention is deserved, there's much …

20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

European Travel

Portland Airport Imports City's Food Carts for Flyers

Visitors to Portland, Oregon, don’t have even to leave the airport to sample the city’s famous food carts.<p>Portland International Airport spokeswoman …

Local Secrets Only a Seattleite Would Know

Global Yodel recently caught up with Instagram star Dan Cole to ask him about his home city of Seattle. He offered some great insight, local tips and beautiful photos.<p>"I chose these photos because they represent the variety of places I like to visit and capture some of the diverse things I've seen, …

Can Seattle Afford to Pay a Premium Minimum Wage?

CEO Nick Hanauer sees the possible approach of a modern Shay's Rebellion: Farmers with pitchforks marching on investment bankers and plutocrats. If social unrest is to be avoided, Hanauer believes the top 1/100th of one percent must show greater political accountability for the design of the …

International Relocation Success in 6 Steps

I often get asked the question: "What makes an expat relocation successful?" or "How can people to settle into their new home quickly?"<p>Part of the answer is quite simple -- regardless of where you're moving to or from. The secret is mostly in the planning and preparation -- getting organized. …