Slkyar Bogdan

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To Tip or Not to Tip

<i>Traveler</i> Editor at Large <b>Christopher Elliott</b> is the magazine’s consumer advocate and ombudsman. Over the past 15 years he has helped countless readers fix their trips.<p><b>Here’s his latest advice:</b><p><b>Reader Question:</b> I’m going on a cruise. How much should I figure for tipping?<p><b>My Answer:</b> You might not have …

What’s Wrong With ‘1,000 Places to See Before You Die’?

Remember, in the 1983 film <i>National Lampoon’s</i> <i>Vacation</i>, when Chevy Chase pauses at the Grand Canyon for two seconds before rushing off? It’s probably travel’s most laughable cinematic moment (and one that’s spawned many terrifically awful reenactments on YouTube).<p>I’d make fun of it, except for the …

Pictures: World's Iconic Buildings Go Dark for Earth Hour

Iconic buildings go dark to raise awareness around energy consumption and climate change.<p>The bright green lights that typically illuminate the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur—the tallest twin buildings in the world—were turned off for a recent Earth Hour—an annual event aimed at raising awareness …

Putin rattles Western nerves with military drills near Ukrainian border

President Vladimir Putin rattled Russian sabres and Western nerves Wednesday, putting troops on high alert and ordering war games near Ukraine's border even as U.S. and European leaders sought to defuse tensions.<p>President Barack Obama quickly responded with a warning that "outside actors" should …

Police Descend on Kiev Protest Camp After a Deadly Day of Demonstrations

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Kiev administration building, vacated by protesters a fortnight ago, is on fire …

What Americans Don't Know About Science

On a recent survey, just 74 percent of Americans said that the Earth revolves around the sun.<p>Every two years, the National Science Foundation releases a report on the state of science in the U.S. and around the world. It includes survey data for how Americans answer basic scientific questions such …

Flipboard for Educators

Inside Flipboard / August 29, 2013<p>As students and teachers head back to school all over the country, we wanted to share some ideas on how Flipboard …