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Go Here Not There: Five Brilliant Alternatives To Expensive Destinations...

Goodbye, pushy tourists…<p>Social media has changed the world more than anyone could’ve ever fathomed. It’s not only turned tragically cat obsessed …

European Travel

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

10 of the best places to stay in Marrakech

More than 1,000 traditional riad houses in Marrakech’s ancient medina now offer tourist accommodation. At the luxurious end prices soar, but there is a great selection of budget stays, including several that have been converted into fun, modern hostels. As smartphone GPS coverage can be patchy in …

Travel

That interstellar asteroid is even weirder than we thought

Our solar system recently had a very strange visitor. For the first time ever, scientists last month spotted an interstellar object invading our part of space. Astronomers have revealed more details about the now-confirmed interstellar interloper and it's just plain weird.<p>The Pan-Starrs 1 telescope …

The Ideal Home For You, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Fiery go-getter or airy dreamer, down-to-earth or deep thinker—find a home that suits your sign.<p>Each zodiac sign gravitates to different home features, and consulting the stars can give you a fun perspective on your style.<p>Read this guide from Zillow to find your ideal home based on your horoscope. …

15 Books You Should Read Before Starting Your Business

When my first company failed, a young startup I founded right after college, I wanted to know why. I spent the next year reading and working like an …

Self-improvement

London's best shopping for the home

Style begins at home, so make sure the contents of your abode are just as fashionable as the contents of your wardrobe. Here are ten shops that will …

12 items interior designers would NOT waste money on

We learn through making mistakes and it's refreshing to hear that interior designers are human after all. Having decorated many client properties (as …

Home Decorating

7 Houseplants That Purify The Air (And Are Nearly Impossible To Kill)

By Neny Herni Saturday, August 13, 2016 Benefit houseplants<p>According to the Environmental Protection Agency, Americans spend an estimated 90 percent …

How to Master the Art of the Gallery Wall

One look at Jill Kargman’s soaring, swoon-worthy gallery wall and we were aching to swap out large-scale canvases for a similar wall-size cabinet of curiosities. Yet much like Jill herself, while gallery walls may exude a certain effortless, bohemian chic on the surface, actually crafting said mini …

England's best beaches: 9 you should visit | CNN Travel

How you can find out everything Google knows about you

When you use Google, you are making a deal. You get to use services like Gmail, Drive, search, YouTube, and Google Maps for free.<p>In exchange, you …

6 ways to pay off your mortgage faster

Buying a home is one of — if not <i>the</i>— biggest expenses a person will ever have, says Kalyn Brooke in her book, "31 Days of Radically Reducing Your Expenses."<p>Brooke, founder of lifestyle site Creative Savings Blog, was content with making the minimum payments for her mortgage, but soon realized how …

Did You Notice These 11 Things in Kate and Will's Apartment?

There are just so many of one key item.<p>While President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama's dinner at Kensington Palace brought us these magical moments with Prince George, the occasion also allowed cameras into Apartment 1A, where the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge make their home when …

Prince George of Cambridge

These 12 Simple Tips Will Make Your Home Decor Enviably Gorgeous

To say that someone is envious of your home because of the decorating job you have done to it is the biggest compliment you can get. Achieving it, …

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Food & Dining

13 Easy Ways to Add Personality to a Neutral Home Decor

So you have a rather neutral home decor with safe neutral colors, standard furniture and an overall pleasing but unremarkable look. There’s nothing …

Home Decorating

12 Stores That You'll Want To Cheat On Ikea With

Sometimes when you love something, you have to set it free.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p>You convince yourself you can make it work, but then shit falls apart rapidly and you realize it just …

80 Books Every Person Should Read

From classic novels to political essays,<p>these are must-reads in 2016.<p>What can we say? We messed up. Our list of "80 Books Every Man Should Read," published several years ago, was rightfully called out for its lack of diversity in both authors and titles. So we invited eight female literary …

Literature

Design (& Mood!) Upgrades: Help Yourself to a Little Extra Happiness at Home

(Image credit: Houzz)<p>You've probably stopped to wonder whether your home is beautiful, or stylish, or clean, but have you ever thought about whether …

These Are the Most Affordable Times to Visit 26 of the World's Priciest Destinations

Mid-November Mai Tais on the beach.<p>With the approaching holidays come some of the highest travel rates of the year. In a study that shows just how high those rates can be, TripAdvisor Vacation Rentals took a look at some of the priciest destinations around the globe and found the most affordable …

See How What Makes Us Happy Has Changed Over the Past 80 Years

Psychologists from the University of Bolton in the U.K. have re-created a famous study conducted in the same town almost eight decades ago that …

Happiness