Robert Chatham

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House Hunting in … Belize

<b>AN ‘OFF THE GRID’ TREEHOUSE IN WESTERN BELIZE</b><p><b>$1.499 MILLION</b><p>This elevated two-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath wood house wraps around a 100-year-old bullet tree. Built in 2012, it is on a 1.9-acre lot about six miles from the town of San Ignacio, which is best known among tourists for its jungle …

The Best Hotel Chains in the U.S., for Every Type of Budget

From low-cost to luxury.<p>If you’re looking to make your dollar go further while traveling, hotels can be a good area to focus on. Hotel room costs …

Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle Of The Dogs’ Is Being Accused Of Cultural Appropriation For This Reason

Just days after its theatrical debut, <i>Isle of Dogs</i> — Wes Anderson's latest stop-motion animated film, which takes place in the fictional Japanese city …

Isle of Dogs

Here are the top 10 reasons I don't believe in God

<i>The following is an excerpt from</i> Why Are You Atheists So Angry? 99 Things That Piss Off the Godless<i>by Greta Christina. The book is available</i> …

The Internet’s Favorite Bath Towels Are on Sale Right Now

Like hiking boots, underwear, and blood pressure, towels are one of those things that every guy acknowledges he should take better care of, but many …

Why You May Want to Fly a European Airline on Your Next Trip

If you’re heading to Europe this summer, it might make more sense to book your flight with a European carrier rather than with a U.S. airline. The …

The best Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus cases to keep your titanic phone safe

The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is here. Samsung’s newest phablet is big, it’s beautiful, and it’s one of the most powerful mobile devices on the planet. …

Celebrate San Antonio's 300th Anniversary with this Chili Queens Recipe

From the 1860s to the 1930s, the Chili Queens were the main attraction in plazas across San Antonio. Over mesquite fires, the Chili Queens cooked up …

5 Reasons You Need to See Gorillas in Uganda

Mountain gorillas can only survive in the wild, so trekking into their native forests is your only chance to catch a peek.<p>Sitting in silence on the cold ground of a Ugandan forest for 60 minutes might be one of life’s greatest privileges. There are fewer than 900 mountain gorillas in existence, and …

How Trump Is Making Us Rethink American Exceptionalism

This past year has shown that the U.S. is far from immune to the forces shaping the rest of the world.<p><i>This article is the second in a series on how President Donald Trump changed history—reviving historical debates that have simmered on low heat for years, and altering how historians think about</i> …

Political Science

11 Gifts That Are as Functional as They Are Fashionable

Gear that'll take him from office to the trails in style<p>The problem with a lot of the best and most cutting-edge gear that comes out every year is that it’s all often too technical looking. Don the newest rain shell or puffy jacket and you’ll look like you’re getting ready to scale Mount Everest or …

How To Unlock Netflix's Thousands Of Secret Movie Categories

Archipod Garden Office

Part tiny home, part hobbit hole, these garden spheres (from $24,000) are an instant way to add an office to any backyard or garden space. Inside, the pods are finished with a ten-foot-long desk, three power outlets, and six spotlights. A skylight allows plenty of natural light and ventilation, and …

Shinola Manhattan Knife

Nailing the perfect ratio of utility and technology, this folding knife ($295) from Shinola won us over with its timeless design and modern materials. The 2.6-inch stainless steel blade is housed in a titanium handle and deploys with the push of a button. An integrated belt clip keeps the knife …

This Is What a Wanderer's Desk Looks Like

Working remote doesn't require sacrificing style and comfort.<p>Grovemade Walnut Laptop Stand ($139)<p>Sure, you can work anywhere on a laptop. But when you’re at home, upgrade from the kitchen counter with Grovemade’s Walnut laptop stand, which delivers comfort and classic wood style.<p>Rhodia Goalbook …

The 48 least visited destinations in the world that should be on every globetrotter's bucket list

Brits made 70.8 million visits overseas in 2016, with 49% of all trips taking them to either Spain, France, Italy, the Republic of Ireland, or the USA.<p>Spain was named the UK's favourite holiday destination by a landslide, accounting for 14.7 million overseas trips and over a fifth of all …

British Virgin Islands

Pandering to Israel Has Got to Stop

From Unz Review<p>- Advertisement -<p><i>Pledges of loyalty to Israel are un-American</i><p>Unites States of Israel<br>(Image by Wikipedia (commons.wikimedia.org)) …

One Of Texas’ Most Historic Ranches Hit The Market, And You’ll Want To Move Right In

This sprawling Texas ranch and resort can be yours for $14,975,000<p>Imagine starting your day with a sunrise hike on a 1,484-acre ranch followed by a …

The Best and Worst Times to Travel the World, Mapped

When we're planning a trip abroad, we tend to look at a lot of factors. There's the local area's weather, safety, customs, accommodation options, and …

Travel

This Site Shows You the Cheapest Days to Vacation in Popular Cities

Over the past two years, two of my close friends have gone on three one to two-week vacations to Italy. At first glance, their multiple European …

Our Favorite Portable Hotspot for International Travel

When you travel across international borders, staying connected is usually one of the top priorities and biggest headaches. Whether you collect your …

Secrets to Surviving a 12-Hour Flight

Our editors share the secret weapons that make getting there a little less brutal.<p>"I bring my own travel-sized pillowcase—it's really nice cotton, and it just makes the coach experience a tiny bit better. I also take Susanne Kaufmann's moisturizing mist and hand cream, trying to use the time to at …

11 things you need to know before going on your first safari

Before my first trip to Kenya, I’d done a little reading, but nothing could have really prepared me for what I was about to experience. When our tiny …

Wildlife

The Best New Reason to Visit Guatemala

At this very moment, Guatemala’s past and present are on a collision course. And it’s about time.<p>One afternoon last October, Rudy Weissenberg and Rodman Primack stood on a balcony in Zone 1, Guatemala City’s oldest neighborhood and historic center, taking in a view rich with contrasts and …

Kigali Genocide Memorial Center: Healing Wounds of Rwanda's Genocide

Shares 222<p>My heart aches. I feel as if I cannot breathe. I’m halfway through a tour of the <b>Kigali Genocide Memorial Center</b>, which opened in 2004 on …

Africa

24 hours in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Upon my arrival in the Northern Indian Ocean to the ancient city of Colombo, Sri Lanka, a weird thing happened. Although I had missed almost two …

An ancient city in Sri Lanka: Sigiriya

By Cacinda Maloney<p><b>An ancient city in Sri Lanka: Sigiriya</b> Landing in Colombo, I had no idea what riches lie in front of me. Sri Lanka sounded to this …

Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World’s Most Infamous Diamond – review

William Dalrymple and Anita Anand recount the story of treachery and bloodshed that surrounds the famous stone<p>Size, as we know, is not everything. You might only be the 90th largest, but you can still emerge with a sizable reputation. This is one of several lessons to be learned from the story of …

Banks now have their own version of Venmo that will send money instantly

Just as Apple launched its own attack on Venmo with iMessage payments, so did the banks.<p>The bank-approved peer-to-peer payment tool Zelle went live …

Top 25 unique things to do in Namibia

Namibia is an amazing country with lots of great, spectacular and countless things to do that are unique to the country. Namibia offers colourful …