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12 of the Most Active Volcanoes in the World

Most travelers cringe at the idea of yet another volcano messing up their vacation plans and grounding flights. And then, there are the other …

Natural Disasters

‘What Happened to Alan Dershowitz?’

How a liberal Harvard professor became Trump’s most distinguished defender on TV, freaked out his friends and got the legal world up in arms.<p>NEW YORK — If you wanted to feel the full force of the intellectual whirlpool that is American politics in 2018, the place to go on April 2 was the Village …

Donald Trump

Here's why you should always check your hotel room for bedbugs, and how to do it

• <b>When you're traveling, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told INSIDER you should check for bedbugs everywhere you stay.</b>• <b><br>That's because</b> …

Flights to Iceland Just Dropped to $92

You might think of it as home to the villains from <i>D2: The Mighty Ducks</i>, and that's true, but Iceland is also an incredible place to visit, and you …

Flying

Flights to Hawaii are super cheap right now because airlines are at war with each other — here's how to take advantage and get deals

Since last June, we've been closely following an airfare war that's entangled almost every major domestic carrier, including United, Hawaiian, and Alaska Airlines.<p>And last week, Southwest took the next step toward realizing its Hawaiian ambitions by receiving a permit to operate at Honolulu's …

Flying

11 spectacular waterfalls in the US you need to see in your lifetime

1/<p>Palouse Falls, Washington<p>Palouse Falls has been dubbed the "official waterfall of Washington State" for good reason. It clocks in at 198 feet tall …

Koch brothers publish letter crowing about all the ways Trump spent the year carrying water for them

In a letter to the Koch network -- a group of evil billionaires who chip in to buy politicians -- the Koch brothers crowed about how Donald Trump …

The First 6 Pages of Bill Gates's Favorite Book Will Change Your Life (and the Next 500 Pages Aren't Bad Either) | Inc.com

If you're pessimistic about the state of world today, Bill Gates and Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker have a message for you: "This bleak assessment of the state of the world is wrong. And not just a little wrong--wrong wrong, flat-earth wrong, couldn't-<i>be</i>-more-wrong."<p>The quote appears on …

Bill Gates

11 Unique Things To Do In Paris

Paris is possibly one of the most sought-after cities to visit. With things like the top places to see like the Eiffel Tower, embracing its romantic …

France

Travel Better in 2018: the 5 Best Websites to Find Crazy Airfare Deals

Yes seats are getting smaller and service is getting worse, but flying across the world has never been cheaper…if you know where to look. Make a …

Flying

A Guide to Why the Trump-Republican Tax Plan is a Disgrace (for When you Confront Your Republican Uncle Bob During the Holidays)

Here are the 3 main Republican arguments in favor of the Republican tax plan, followed by the truth.<p>1. <b>It will make American corporations competitive</b> …

Kansas's ravaged economy a cautionary tale as Trump plans huge tax cuts for rich

Is Donald Trump about to turn America into Kansas? It’s a question some worried people who live in the state are asking as the Republican party pushes through the biggest tax overhaul in a generation – an overhaul that, they claim, bears an uncanny resemblance to a tax plan that left their …

Republicans

Long-distance Flights Could Get Super Cheap in 2018 — Here’s Why

For the majority of passengers traveling for leisure, price is the most important factor when deciding which flight to book.<p>As airlines continue to …

Summer snow: 7 best warm weather skiing spots | CNN Travel

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Backpacking Greece: Budget Guide + Greek Island Hopping Itineraries

<b>Interested?! PIN NOW, Read later</b><p>Backpacking Greece instantly conjures images of postcard perfect caldera views, white-washed houses perched on steep …

Nine International Cities Where You Can Live On The Cheap

How much does it really cost to live abroad? That’s a question that seems easy on its face, then starts to sound incredibly complicated. Currency conversions, travel expenses, and “westerner” tax all seem to stand in the way of just saying ‘f*ck it’ and moving to a new country or city and living a …

I Never Pay Full Price for Flights—This Is Where I Book

The first time I ventured overseas I was 18 and worked two jobs to buy a return ticket to Phuket, Thailand. Determined to pay my own way, I spent …

Is This the Most Romantic Restaurant in the World?

<i>Originally published by Travel + Leisure</i><p>There are few experiences more memorable (or romantic) than eating a delicious meal while surrounded by a …

5 Places to Go in Europe Now That the Dollar Is at a Record High

If you have travel goals on your New Year's resolution list, I have good news for you. The dollar is historically strong against the euro right now, making a trip abroad less costly.<p>Compared to a few years ago, you can save up to 25 percent on a trip to Europe thanks to the exchange rate. Jason …

Cheap Places To Travel In 2017 If Your Resolutions Include Spending Less

You’ve heard all the tricks. Wednesday is the best day to fly. Tuesday is the best day to book. January is the cheapest month to travel. Travel …

Deal Alert: Southwest Airlines $29 Fares Sale - Points Miles & Martinis

Southwest Airlines launched a deal with <b>fares from $29 one way (and up)</b>. You have to <b>book by December 1, 2016</b> for travel in the U.S. November 29, 2016 …

LAX to Europe on Sale, sub-$500!!!

I’ve been trying to post more deals lately and this one is a doozy. American Airlines is putting Europe on sale for under $500!<p>Before we get to the …