Robyn Sason

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The 21 cities with the best quality of life in the world

The ranking is one of the most comprehensive of its kind and is carried out annually to help multinational companies and other employers to compensate employees fairly when placing them on international assignments, according to Mercer.<p>London and New York do not make it anywhere near the top of the …

New York City has a charming 4,000-person island that most people have never heard of — here's what it's like

New Yorkers rarely explore the tourist destinations in their own city.<p>I've never been to the Statue of Liberty, for example, and have visited the Empire State Building only once, when I was barely old enough to walk.<p>But there's a destination in the city that New Yorkers and tourists alike have …

Bill Gates has read nearly all 37 books by this scientist — here are 7 of his favorites

This pick should come as no surprise — Gates has not been shy about his admiration of Smil's work. On his Gates Notes blog, he said he had read nearly all of Smil's 37 books, most of which delve into topics like food production, energy, public policy, and the environment.<p>"The truth is, I'd read …

25 Free Things to Do on Your Next Visit to Los Angeles

Tourists flock to Los Angeles for a behind-the-scenes peek at the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, but there’s so much more to this SoCal city beyond …

27 Amazingly Affordable Skincare Products Your Face Deserves

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15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years

Science and positive psychology point the way to the future of leadership.<p>The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on …

How to Fit Two Weeks' Worth of Clothes in a Carry-On and Other Travel Tips

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

Summer travel: Ten of Italy's most beautiful lakes

Lake Como tends to dominate visitors’ itineraries when it comes to the country’s lakes, but there are plenty of others which are just as stunning - …

Norway Travel: Top 9 Norwegian Fjords in Unforgettable Photos

When you think of some of the Earth’s most beautiful landscapes; the Norwegian Fjords offer vistas of unparalled beauty. Through majestic blue, …

Travel Photography

27 Beauty Products That Will Literally Make You Feel Cool AF

"I enjoy melting into a puddle of my own sweat," said no one ever.

Here's how to get your hands on high-end skin care products for under 20 buckaroos

Hello, are you a beauty lover interested in getting high-end skin care products for cheap? Well then, the decadent Beauty Pie membership may bless …

Skin Care

8 amazing sites that will make sure you have the cheapest vacation possible

Way too many of us forego well-earned vacations because of the expenses involved. Whether you want to fly across the country or an ocean, plane …

Air Travel

How To Layer Skincare Products To Get The Best Results

In a world where everything from fitness trackers to personal trainers helps propel you toward your unique goals, it's no wonder that skin care is …

Which Products Are Actually Worth The Money?

The ultimate beauty dilemma: when to save versus splurge. Is there really a difference between the $200 cream and the $20 one — aside from the gold, …

11 Brightening Serums, Masks, and Peels That Will Make Spots Vanish

If spring’s absurdly rainy days find you hiding away indoors, there <i>is</i> a silver lining: One of the beauty benefits of April weather is that you’re generally getting less sun exposure—making right now, according to New York City dermatologist Dr. Anne Chapas, the best time of year to repair …

The books every new graduate should read, according to a dozen business leaders

New graduates may think they’re ready for the world, but even after all that learning, there’s still room in their heads for some wisdom. We asked a dozen business leaders—from CEOs of big companies and startups, to deans of leading business schools—what books they would put in the hands of a newly …

19 Travel Tips I’ve Learned After Visiting 60+ Countries

Dress appropriately.<p>Whether you’re moving to a new country or taking off on a two-week holiday, here are 19 things you should know before you go:<p><b>1. Take two debit cards and two credit cards.</b> Your credit card company will assure you that you’ll have no trouble using your card overseas if you contact …

Dominican Republic

Revealed: The 20 cheapest European cities for a spring break

30 terrifying before and after images of climate change

The first-ever March for Science happened Saturday in hundreds of cities across the country, rallying against what many see as an emerging disregard for the study of the natural world and the answers it provides.<p>The marches took place on Earth Day, no coincidence given the fact that President …

The 10 Best European Destinations for Your Money

Here's where to go now (or this summer, perhaps).<p>With the U.S. dollar strong and summer transatlantic airfares at record lows, it’s an excellent time …

What was the worst thing to happen in 2016?

From Trump to Brexit, we asked our columnists.<p>In a tumultuous year, to say the least, it might be difficult to pick out your worst moment. But we …

This Iceland Drone Tour is the Second Best Thing to Actually Visiting

If Iceland isn't already on your bucket list, you're going to want to check out this video.<p>Most of us have heard our friends (or friends of friends …

European Travel

10 Stylish Online Home Stores to Help Kick Your Ikea Habit

With the New Year upon us—and with any luck, some holiday cash in your pocket—it's a good time to update your home with something other than an Ikea shelving system (although, if you need one of those, so be it). The trick to having a stylish, thoughtfully appointment pad is to know where to shop …

Los Angeles

6 Fresh Ways to Wear Bootcut Jeans

Given the return of straight-leg jeans, platform boots, and even denim mini skirts, the return of bootcut jeans should come as no surprise. With its major wearability—the slight flare leg is an ultra-flattering cut—we're beginning to wonder why it fell out of favor in the first place. Reintroduce …

Little Slovenia, Big On Charm And Beauty, From The Julian Alps To The Adriatic Sea

No it’s not Slovakia. Not Armenia nor Silesia. It’s Slovenia, perhaps the prettiest little country in Central Europe. I visited there on a delightful quickie drive from Trieste, Italy, and it’s varied landscape reminded me of Switzerland. Slovenia makes a great add-on to a western European trip, or …

You Can Now Book a Free Stopover in Finland With Finnair

Iceland is <i>so</i> last year. At least that’s what Finnair wants you to believe: the airline just launched a free stopover program similar to the …

The Makeup Guru With 20 Million Instagram Followers

Huda Kattan on acne cures, airbrushed skin, and why your scalp should wear eye shadow.<p>Beauty influencer turned makeup mogul Huda Kattan has more Instagram followers than Britney Spears and Madonna combined–and 15 times more than Pat McGrath. Videos like "How to Fake a Lip Job" on Kattan's YouTube …

Five underrated countries you need to visit

From a medieval African trading town to a Mediterranean island nation, these overlooked outposts are worth a look.<p>With each welcoming more than 50 million international visitors each year, France, the United States and China dominate the list of most popular countries for travellers. But are the …

Canada

Off-season in Andalucía: escape the crowds and save money

Travelling out of season to sunny southern Spain can make for a superb short break, as our writer discovers when he explores Andalucía’s hill towns<b><br>Plus: off-season breaks to Corsica, Portugal and Italy</b><p>The roads were calm and uncluttered, minutes passed before another vehicle appeared. On the …

Roads