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Secret Spots in One of Paris’ Most Touristed Neighborhoods

From morning coffee to afternoon wine tasting, this walkable Parisian neighborhood has it all<p>The 1st arrondissement is one of my favorites. I love a morning jog from the Grand Palais through the Tuileries down to the Louvre. Then again, I’m pretty happy just sitting in the Tuileries on a chair, …

France

Playlists for the summer: musicians and DJs choose their favourite tunes

Whether your summer is a beach, a boat trip, a roof party or just throwing stones at bottles on a warm night, we have the perfect seasonal soundtrack – thanks to Rag’n’Bone Man, Charli XCX, Ezra Furman, Kesha and others<p>This summer’s been absolutely amazing for me. We’re playing festivals in …

Jorja Smith

11 Best Cities to Explore on Foot

A great way to explore a new city is on foot – to soak in the sounds, aromas and all the little details that make a place unique. Whether you’re on a …

The Weird, Mystic Pull of Southwest England

Go ahead, say their names: Avalon and Tintagel. Believe deeply enough, and they might emerge from the mouth as through an enchantment-induced vapor, as though borne on the breath of a dragon. (Especially after at least four people have corrected your pronunciation of Tintagel: Be gentle with that …

Glastonbury

Quiet Doesn’t Cut It: Why Your Brain Might Work Better In Silence

Your brain doesn’t deal that well with background noise, but even small doses of silence can help rejuvenate it.<p><i>Shhh.</i> Hear that?<p>No? That’s surprising. Odds are, you can hear <i>something</i> right now: A siren, the hum of a fan, the blur of background conversations, the ticking of a watch. It’s seldom that …

Over-50 Women With Ridiculously Good Style

In the fast-paced fashion industry, it can often feel like there's a glaring lens always refocusing on what's youthful and new. But here at Who What …

Women's Fashion

The 10-Minute Morning Routine of Consistently Successful People

Want to start every morning with focus, energy and power? Here's a simple morning routine that puts power in your day--every day.<p>Successful people do things differently. They aren't slaves to "have to's"--especially during their morning routine.<p>Your first waking minutes will set the tone for the …

8 books to look out for this fall

For a particular kind of reader, heaven looks like this:<p>The trees dying and the leaves falling and the skies overcasting, but you’re indoors — alone …

Man Booker Prize for Fiction Announces Its 2016 Shortlist, Including ‘The Sellout,’ ‘Eileen,’ and ‘His Bloody Project’

The formerly announced 13-nominee Man Booker Prize for Fiction long list has been reduced to a 6-nominee shortlist. Still in the running are U.S. …

Ditch the Da Vinci Code: Reading classic literature makes you better at recognising emotions

Reading Tolstoy on the Tube or Dostoyevsky on the beach won’t just made you look intelligent: it could also make you more understanding.<p>Research has …

Popular Fiction

These Apps Will Help Kick Your Writing Productivity Into Shape

Writing can be challenging even for the most passionate and driven writer. From writer's block to simply not being focused, there are many ways for a writer to drift into a pattern of not getting it done. More and more writers work from home, which means there are a lot of distractions, and not all …

Apps

Forget Time Management; Productivity Comes Down to Mind Management

There are several ways to approach the issue of increasing productivity. With new studies, tactics, and think pieces being published on the topic, it …

Time Management

6 Tools That Save You From Embarrassing Writing Mistakes

One study showed that writing errors scare off 59 percent of customers. Can you afford to keep making spelling and grammar mistakes?<p>Think your writing mistakes don't matter? Think again. A study by Global Lingo found that as many as 59 percent of online customers are scared away from sites with …

FBI director says no credible threat of Paris-type attack in U.S

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - FBI Director James Comey said on Thursday there was no credible threat of an attack on U.S. soil similar to the ones last week in Paris and that his agency had taken terrorism investigations “up a notch.”<p>Director of the FBI James Comey testifies to the House Judiciary …

Discover Ireland’s most ancient secrets

Exploring Ireland’s ancient east means choosing your own adventure through 5,000 years of history – with no route, itinerary or list of sites.<p>Ireland is not very big. In fact, you can drive from the east to west coast in less than four hours. But the country’s newest tourism initiative – Ireland’s …

Ireland

43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG<p><i>Note: Some entries have been edited for clarity and/or length.</i>

World Calendar: Must-Attend Events in September

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in September:</b><p>Fashion, theater, and art collide in a spectacular display of talent at the <b>World of WearableArt</b> (WOW) awards show <b></b>in <b>Wellington, New Zealand</b>. For four …

Rocky Mountains

Nine New Ways to Get Yourself to Cuba

If you’re excited to visit Cuba, you’re not alone. Everyone, including cruise companies, airlines, tour operators, and ferry services, are jumping on …

Morocco's Best-Kept Secret Is This All-Blue Village

Tucked high in Morocco’s Rif Mountains, the all-blue town of Chefchaouen is a calming respite from the overwhelming frenzy of Marrakech and Fez. Photographer and writer Lucy Laucht takes us on a tour of Morocco's hidden gem.

Morocco

The Friday Download: Every Person in New York and a Guided Meditation

Welcome back to The Friday Download, T+L’s weekly roundup of books, apps, and internet culture that promise to carry you through the weekend, whether …

Blogger Tips: Find the Best Local Restaurants in Any City

<i>Kara Franker for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Ever wondered how jet-setting food bloggers know how to find the best local restaurants in a new city? We chatted with some top foodie travelers to find out how to uncover any destination's most delicious eats, and to hear about some of their most memorable …

Airbnb: A Sleeping Exercise

A documented history of houseguest etiquette enters a new economy. A cleaning fee replaces the household attendants of Georgian England and whatever gets left in the fridge compensates for the ever-popular yet disappearing house gift. The concierge is your host, an authentic local whose …

Wish You Were Here: Lisbon's Most Perfect View

Start a postcard-perfect trip to Portugal at this exact spot.<p>To get this view—100 feet above street level—of the Rua Augusta, a pedestrian strip in Lisbon, head to the Rua Augusta Arch, where for 2.5 euros you can take the elevator to the top. Afterwards, swipe through your photos over a local port …