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Conservatives fined record £70,000 for campaign spending failures

Party’s former treasurer reported to police after Electoral Commission found ‘significant failures’ in election spending<p>The Conservative party has been fined a record £70,000 and its former treasurer reported to police after an Electoral Commission investigation found “significant failures” by the …

United Kingdom

3 Fiction Podcasts to Satisfy Your Love of Stories

If you’re anything like me, you’ve definitely wished that you could just curl up with a stack of books and not ever have to do anything else but live …

This map shows the most dangerous countries in the world for tourists

The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) updated its travel advice for Turkey last week after three suicide bombers killed 45 people at Atatürk International Airport in Istanbul.<p>The government body now advises against all travel to within 10 kilometres of the border with Syria and to the city …

South America

How Digital Nomads Travel The World While Making A Lucrative Living

Close your eyes for a moment and imagine this: you’re wrapping up a trip around Europe by living in Budapest for six weeks. You have friends in town that you met in Bangkok, Medellín, and Barcelona.<p>Around the dinner table, you talk about second residencies and visa problems, find out that more than …

Digital Nomads

Thermal imaging cameras will be used to detect mechanical doping at Tour De France

There is no room for hidden motors at this year’s annual bike race in France.<p>When the 103th Tour De France race begins in Normandy on July 2, all bikes will undergo thermal screening, the International Cycling Union (UCI) said in a press release. UCI authorities expect to conduct up to 4,000 tests …

Cycling

Jones Plus Review: A Bike Like No Other

With its unusual frame geometry, eye-catching truss fork, 29+ wheels and rigid specific design, the Jones Plus sets out to rewrite the rulebooks. We …

Bikepacking

The Complete Route Planning Guide: Out of the Ether

Thanks to the wealth of online information, applications and digital maps that are now at our disposal, we’ve entered a golden age of backcountry …

Bicycle Touring

What We Learned on the Bikepacking Adventure of a Lifetime

The guys at ‘Yonder Journal’ spent a year navigating the mountain passes of the world by bike. Here are their 101 necessary and sometimes frivolous insights for taking your bike off the grid.

British Columbia

Brain-Building Hobbies to Improve Cognitive Function - Health and Wellness

Most of us lead busy lives—between work, housekeeping, making meals, gardening, family activities and volunteering, our schedules get pretty packed. …

The Brain