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2014's Best Hotels in The World

Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014.<p>Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

Hospitality

Adventure Dreams: 10 Classic Adventures

These are the quintessential adventure experiences you organize your year around because they require fitness, specialized gear, and maybe a large chunk of time off work. Our top ten cover life-list terrain in the mountains, ocean, and the desert and include the expert advice, gear tips, and …

Hiking

33 Books You Should Read Now, Based On Your Favourite Films

From Pulp Fiction to pulp fiction.<p>I've only included films on this list that were made from original screenplays, so there's nothing adapted from another medium. Many of the films are taken from the IMDb Top 100. The books I've included on this list are ones that have not yet been made into films …

The Boss of Cleaning – Korean Millionaire Living in Bahrain Spends Every Morning Cleaning the Streets

‘Mr. Yo’ is a millionaire investor with a very peculiar habit – for the past 11 years, the Korean businessman living in Bahrain has been waking up …

Amazing Facial Hair Designs from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

It's that time of year again! Time to enjoy the results of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships. For the annual event, men flock to the competition to show off their amazing facial hair designs. The website explains, “From delicate Dali moustaches to anything-goes full beard freestyles …

National Geographic Magazine

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Extreme Sports

Porn As Art: The 10 Best Porn Films Since 2010 (Part One)

<i><br>THE ADULT FILM MINUTE: Once per month,</i> <b>Dr. Chauntelle Tibbals</b> <i>will be telling us a little bit about what’s going on in adult entertainment and why it should matter to you.</i><p>Guess what? In no particular order, except for the #1 Best Ever, here are my Top 10 Favorite Pornos since 2010!<p>I’m basing my …

From OM To OMG: Science, Your Brain, And The Productive Powers Of Meditation

Using fMRI scans, we can now see what meditation does to the brain. The author suggests it can lead to a happier, more productive, and creative life. And even two minutes a day can do wonders.<p>Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this …

This Is What Happens When Celebs Ask Other Celebs Questions

Actors are asked a lot of questions at press junkets, but Total Film decided to throw some stars a unique curveball by recording and posing questions asked by other celebs.<p>The result is a star-studded, video chain letter of sorts with a question recorded at one celebrity's press junket for another …

Jon Jones Uncensored: Why the Reserved UFC Champ Is Suddenly Losing His Cool

For my money, the best part of last week’s instantly infamous off-air <i>SportsCenter</i> squabble between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier comes before either of them even utters a word.<p>The death threats and trash talk are fine—to borrow a phrase from Nick Diaz, it’s whatever—but the truly golden moment of …

Soccer

Students Can Take Studying Paperless With These Apps and Gadgets

The diligent student may often be pictured with a pencil behind her ear, her chicken scratches adorning countless spiral notebooks — but these days she's just as likely to be organizing a study group on her smartphone while reviewing a lecture on her tablet. Here are a few gadgets and apps that …

UFC: Predicting Every Champion 1 Year from Now

It's 2015.<p>You've just traveled to work in your flying, water-powered car after eating a breakfast consisting of nutrient pills and Soylent Green.<p>Your robot butler is cleaning the house, while you're punching your time at the office, plugging away for a cyborg boss on a sentient OS with the voice of …

Ronda Rousey

Essential Road Trip Wisdom

A good road trip involves a certain amount of improvisation. But the best ones require the right strategy and a few essentials. These eight pieces of advice will start you on the right path.<p>1. Arm your phone<p>The best app for a long haul is Roadtrippers, which will plan your route, estimate fuel …

The complete guide to working out before work

Life inevitably gets in the way of your gym date. That’s why people who exercise in the morning are more likely to stick with it, Barbara Brehm, a professor of exercise and sport studies at Smith College in Massachusetts and author of the recently released textbook, <i>Psychology of Health and Fitness</i>, …

Fitness

Awlaki Memo | Murder | Manslaughter

Christina Hendricks: A Letter to Men

The sexy star of Mad Men — the one voted America's best looking by an Esquire survey of women — has a few things she'd like to get off her chest. Also, watermelon.<p><b>We love your body.</b> If we're in love with you, we love your body. Your potbelly, everything. Even if you're insecure about something, we …

10 Ways To Never Pay Full Price At Movie Theaters

In order to save money, many moviegoers are looking for alternatives to major theater chains. Lucky for us, summer is upon us and theater alternatives are plentiful.<p>Whether you support your local historical movie theater or catch a flick in the great outdoors, here are 10 ways to avoid paying top …

I Heart My National Park: Yosemite

Both the solitude of the alpine ridge and the throngs of the valley are part of the experience when you visit <b>Yosemite National Park</b>. “No temple made with human hands can compare with Yosemite,” wrote John Muir, whose crusading led to the creation of the park.<p><b>Kari Cobb</b> has been a ranger at the …

15 of nature's most awesome, must-see shows | CNN Travel

Georges St-Pierre's Fight Scene in Captain America: Winter Soldier

Although Georges St-Pierre may not be returning to the Octagon anytime soon, he’s not been totally idle.<p>He took up the role of Batroc the Leaper for the new movie <i>Captain America: Winter Soldier</i>, which pulled in $37 million on Friday and is on pace toward a $90 million weekend, according to Chris …

Captain America

GSP's Dark Side Revealed: 'Nick Diaz Is a M----------r, I'll F--k Him Up'

Georges St-Pierre does indeed have a dark side, and it only took Nick Diaz 30 seconds to flip the switch.<p>“Where you at Georges? Where you at m----------r?” Diaz yelled in his post-fight interview after defeating BJ Penn at UFC 137. “I don't think Georges is hurt, I think he's scared. I think he's …

Butterfly Wings Patterns

Fascinated by the infinitesimally small things, the photographer Linden Gledhill did a series of butterfly wings taking in macro, entitled “Butterfly …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Shopping with Nick Young and a Peek Inside Swaggy P's Epic Shoe Room

Although the Los Angeles Lakers continue to have a rocky season, crowd favorite Nick "Swaggy P" Young continues to play well, ultimately giving Lakers fans and NBA fans alike something to cheer about.<p>While Young may have a slick offensive game on the court, "Swaggy" became his nickname because of …

MMA's Super Bowl: Jones vs. Velasquez, Silva vs. GSP and More Dream Fights

There’s no bigger sporting event in the world than the Super Bowl.<p>For nearly 50 years, the NFL’s annual championship game between the AFC and NFC leaders has captivated sports fans unlike any other athletic event on the planet. It’s the omega—the show of all shows.<p>It will be no different on …

Ronda Rousey

Jacob’s Well – America’s Stunning-Yet-Deadly Diving Spot

Jacob’s Well, in Wimberley, Texas, is one of the most dangerous places on Earth. Named after a biblical reference, the well has claimed the lives of …

2013's Most Mind-Blowing Selfies

The concept of the selfie dates back at least as far as the first post-invention-of-the-mirror artist who thought to paint a self-portrait. But as a …

The India Diaries

Jonathan Brookins rested his head back and slowly dipped the tips of his blond dreadlocks in the water, hoping to ease some of his self-righteous …

51 Photos From The 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

The show started with a British theme and ended in a flurry of snow. Taylor Swift and Fall Out Boy performed.<p>Despite the huge production, the focus was on the gorgeous models who walked the runway.<p>Candice Swanepoel sizzled in red, while Karlie Kloss rocked her controversial haircut.<p>Other favorites …