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A Hot Comedienne Explains Why You Should Cover Your Body in Cheese Slices

A very naked Natasha Pearl Hansen enjoys doing it, and here’s why you should, too<p>Everybody's got a quirk—some oddball behavior that keeps us sane when life gets rough or unpredictable. For some, it's cooking after a long day. For others, it's binge-watching their favorite TV show. Or collecting …

The Superset That Will Blast Your Upper Body

Here’s how to work your chest, shoulders, triceps, back, forearms, and traps with only two exercises<p>Two exercises—that’s all it takes to get an awesome upper-body workout, according to <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director BJ Gaddour.<p>Just pair the dumbbell pause <b>bench press</b> with the farmer’s walk. The bench …

Five Things You Need to Know About Train Travel, from a Conductor's Reddit AMA

An impromptu question-and-answer session took off on Reddit when an unsuspecting train conductor offered to take on all and any train travel queries. …

Trains

5 Strength-Training Moves That Double as Cardio

It doesn't have to be one or the other.<p>If I could only do one workout for the rest of my life, it would be strength training—for sure. Apart from making you feel like a badass and sculpting a sexy bod, hundreds of studies have shown that strength training boosts your metabolism and has a positive …

Double Your Weight Loss With This One Strategy

A new study found people who weighed themselves daily and recorded those results lost more body weight and better maintained that fat loss than those who didn't.<p>The two-year study, conducted at Cornell University and published in the <i>Journal of Obesity</i>, gave 162 overweight participants a lofty goal: …

A Tale of Four Cities: Dublin

When in Dublin, don't say: "What's the Liffey?"<p>Yes, dear readers and any offended Dubliners, before this latest trip, my first to Dublin, I had not heard of the magical River Liffey. (I slid by as an English major without reading James Joyce, and this is something I'm correcting.) If you're as …

5 Things I Learned From Watching My Husband's Sex Tape

Here's one of those quirks about getting married the second time around: you tend to be more experienced in several areas. Sometimes there is photographic evidence of this experience.<p>Once again, I find myself musing over how the digital age has kicked me in the rear end when it comes to love and …

14 Simple Airport Hacks to Make Your Vacation or Business Trip Less Stressful

<i>What are the best airport hacks?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Annie Lindseth, Airport Planner</i><p><i>Image by Joe Ravi</i> …

The Newest Way To Find The Best Airfare Deals

<i>by Zach Everson, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Photo: AugustSnow / Alamy<p><b>ExitFares could revolutionize the hunt for airfare deals by mining social media updates, message board posts, e-newsletters, and more to compile the best values anywhere.</b><p>ExitFares, which launched last month, monitors numerous online …

18 things every modern gentleman should have in his closet

But do you have the right pieces? The essentials? The pieces no wardrobe should be without?<p>It's probably time to take stock of your wardrobe to make sure.<p>Don't get caught in the rain without a raincoat (literally).

Dress Your Best

At the beginning of the year, we put out a call-out for readers to take part in a style consultation for an AskMen web series called <i>Dress Your Best</i>. Judging by the number of emails we got, many of you are looking for guidance in the style department. And that's exactly what we're here for.<p>We have …

This map shows how far you can travel by train from London in under 22 hours – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 8:00 am, June 12, 2015 in Maps, Transport<p>If you’re planning a holiday that involves any kind of train travel this summer, then you’ll …

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For Americans, European Travel is Getting a Whole Lot Cheaper

There’s a battle afoot between low-cost and legacy carriers, and travelers are the winners.<p>After years of putting up with fares to Europe upwards of …

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10 of the Best European Train Trips

Our ten favorite European trains don’t necessarily offer the fastest journeys—just the most memorable. All aboard!<p>Much of European train travel is about efficiency and comfort—punctually leaving and arriving and having a cozy seat or sleeper compartment in which to devour the latest issue of the</i> …

5 ways people are (still) getting naked in San Francisco

1. Exploring the Folsom Street Fair<p>Held every September across 13 blocks around Folsom Street, over 400,000 people attend this event each year. The …

How to Travel Alone -- And Why Everyone Should Do It

Earlier this year, I traveled alone across Europe. In some cities I knew a friend from college, in others perhaps a friend of a friend, but for all intents and purposes I wandered around by myself with no plan for about a month. Even for someone a close friend recently referred to as "the most …

Vienna’s recipe for living well

Austria’s capital slays the myth that you have to choose between efficiency or relaxation. You can have both.<p>In centuries past, Vienna shined bright as the world’s most creative city. It gave us Mozart and Freud, and scores of other geniuses. The Vienna of today doesn’t enjoy such global …

Martina’s Thessaloniki

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p>When <b>Martina Papaiaioannou</b> decided to go back to school, she traded one port city in Greece for another, moving up the coast from Volos to <b>Thessaloniki</b>. When she isn’t riding her bike around town or going to classes, she writes about her favorite places and experiences in …

European Travel

Abandoned Castles, Châteaux And City Halls Showcase The Beauty Of Emptiness

Photographer Matt Emmett has traveled all around the world capturing beautiful buildings for his work, Forgotten Heritage Photography. He has devoted his life to shedding light on what he calls "ruins and abandonment," turning old, dilapidated buildings into beautiful imagery.<p>"These places that …

How to sleep well on a long flight

Instead of just hoping, here are some strategies you can use — which we found in a helpful Quora thread— to help you get a little shut eye on your next long flight.<p>In other words, try to fly through the night (according to the time zone you're normally in). You're more likely to fall asleep if it's …

Literary Landmarks: 7 Famous Authors' Homes You Can Visit

<i>Ken Zirkel / Flickr</i><p>It's no secret that many of America's greatest literary icons inserted autobiographical details into their works, but there is perhaps no better way to get to know each author than by visiting his or her home. House museums dedicated to literary giants like Walt Whitman, …

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Wild Debrecen: a weekend in Hungary’s refreshing second city

Even in Debrecen’s city centre, wilderness beckons. Forested parkland hugs the northern rim of Hungary’s second city, while 40km west lie the great plains of Hortobágy National Park. But despite natural riches at its fringes, as well as spas and a gleaming historic centre, Debrecen remains a juicy …

European Travel

When The Weather Gets Nice There’s Only One Thing To Do….Whip Up Some Easy Barbecue!

If you didn’t catch it before, we’ve got a knock-out barbecue sauce that is seriously delicious and has got the added bonus of a secret ingredient; …

'Economy Is Always Cheaper Than First Class' And Other Air Travel Myths

At least once a year, I like to bust some air travel myths. Here are some of my latest and some of my oldies but goodies from the past.<p>It's true; …

Threesome 101: How I Planned a Ménage à Trois

Happy 40th birthday to this lucky, lucky guy.<p>The question on my husband's birthday is always: What do you get for the man who has nothing? My husband isn't a shopper; he buys food and, lately, diapers. He recently declared that he has enough pants to last the rest of his life. When I asked about …