Susan Gregory

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The Best Food Festival in Every U.S. State

Eat your way across America with this ultimate map of foodie celebrations.<p>When it comes to quirky food festivals, America stands united. Our cross-country map of state-by-state cuisine celebrations, adapted from National Geographic's new book, <i>Great American Eating Experiences</i>, takes you from …

Regional know-how: the best websites for contacting local guides

The best way to explore a destination is with a local. These websites connect travellers with small, independent companies on the ground or individual experts to help plan the perfect trip<p>Vayable<p>With a worldwide network, this site has countless tours to choose from, which are rated and reviewed by …

Travelers

8 small cruise ships big on luxury, intimacy, adventure | CNN Travel

Travel

Where To Eat And Sleep In Iceland

Iceland has become one of the hottest destinations for adventure seekers and foodies alike due to its majestic lunar landscapes, pristine glaciers, heavenly food, and warm, welcoming people.<p>In the summer months, tourists descend upon the island nation. But if you're not feeling the crowds, fall and …

European Travel

Almost a quarter of Unilever's $8 billion ad budget is now spent on digital

That figure is up four percentage points on the 20% the Axe, Cornetto, and Dove-owner spent advertising on digital properties in 2014.<p>Speaking to Business Insider at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos, Weed said the percentage of digital spend is now nearer 50% in digitally-advanced …

Advertising

Explora Patagonia Torres del Paine National Park, Chile - Condé Nast Traveler

National Parks

This New App-Based Dining Club Will Get You Unlimited Last-Minute Seats at All Your Favorite Restaurants

It’s like the Amazon Prime of dinner reservations.<p>Since it launched in the spring of 2014, diners in the know have used Table8 to score last-minute …

10 Habits of Ultra-Likable Leaders | Inc.com

If you want to be a leader whom people follow with absolute conviction, you have to be a likable leader. Tyrants and curmudgeons with brilliant vision can command a reluctant following for a time, but it never lasts. They burn people out before they ever get to see what anyone is truly capable …

Emotional Intelligence
Dessert

Bitter Rivals: Boulevardier vs. Negroni

Wine & Spirits

Bourbon Sweet Potato Casserole Recipe - Chowhound

1<p>When the sweet potatoes are done roasting, place the baking sheet on a wire rack and set it aside until the sweet potatoes are cool enough to …

Jazz

Use These 7 Exercises to Become a Public Speaking Pro | Inc.com

Your pitch serves as a gateway between every new person you meet and their contribution to your enterprise. Land the pitch, and you'll open the door to a bigger conversation that could lead to a new client, a new adviser, or maybe even new funding. Slip up, and you might not get an opportunity for …

Public Speaking

Execution Eats Strategy for Lunch

Great strategy isn't what separates the great companies from all the rest. It's the companies who figure out how to execute on delivering a simple strategy in a highly repeatable way that returns quality to customers and value to investors that truly stand apart.<p>Everyone loves strategy. It's the …

Business Strategy

TSA Ends Precheck Free Rides With Shut Down of Managed Inclusion Program

Those enrolled in the TSA’s Precheck (or TSA Pre✓®) program are about to encounter a lower volume of traffic in airport security lines.<p>As of this …

Flying

New York City’s 15 Best Hidden Bars and Restaurants

Of all the hidden bars in the city, the Back Room is one of the few that actually served as a speakeasy during Prohibition. (It was run by notorious …

5 signs you’re eating too little for your workout

Since the early 1970s the number of female athletes has grown by a whopping 560 percent among high school students and nearly one thousand percent among college students. This is fantastic news, of course: Athletics can lead to lifelong benefits in terms of girls’ (and women’s) health and …

Antarctica's Tiny, Isolated Five-Star Restaurant

Antarctica may not boast a thriving art culture or a hot spot music scene—or much of anything resembling normal civilization—but, surprisingly, its …

European Space Agency

Rogue Chocolatier: Why You've Never Heard Of The Best Chocolate Maker In America

<i>Megan Giller is on a journey to explore the real world of American craft chocolate with her digital project</i> <i>Chocolate Noise</i><i>. 15 makers. 15 stories. 1</i> …

Dessert

This Bread Recipe Is Older Than the Colosseum

On August 24 in 79 A.D., just before Mount Vesuvius destroyed Pompeii and Herculaneum and preserved their ruins in ash, a baker put his last loaf of …

Bread

The 7 best things to do in Chile

Chile offers terrific experiences that should be on every traveler's list. Here are our top picks for a memorable trip.<p>SAN PEDRO DE ATACAMA<p>VALPARAÍSO<p>SANTIAGO<p>WINERIES<p>WILDLIFE SPOTTING<p>SEAFOOD<p>EASTER ISLAND<p>Click here to see the full list >

South America

Travel Bucket List: Patagonia

Carved into the Patagonian Andes, the Cuevas de Mármol are located on a peninsula of solid marble bordering Lake General Carrera, a remote glacial …

35 hidden bars in New York City

Today, drinking is legal, but New Yorkers still love these speakeasies for their vintage decor, secret entrances, and cocktails made with classic ingredients.<p>From Dutch Kills in Long Island City to Attaboy on the Lower East Side, here are 35 hidden bars in New York City.<p><i>An earlier version of this</i> …

Manhattan

30 iconic American hotel bars everyone should have a drink at

All the major hospitality groups are filling their portfolios with new projects inside buzzy and beloved hotels. Hoteliers, too, are answering the bar-hopping public's call: multiple cocktail concepts within a single hotel are becoming the standard at big city hotels, especially those that stand on …

Andy Warhol

For Amber Waves of Grain: 9 American Whiskeys to Toast Independence Day

We've got a lot to be proud of as America celebrates birthday number 239 (that's right, Supreme Court and President Obama, I'm talking to you!). And what better way to show pride for our country than by drinking our native spirit -- American whiskey. For as long as America has been a nation, …

REITs and Your Investment Portfolio

<b>Updated January 2017</b> — "REIT," pronounced "reet," stands for Real Estate Investment Trust. REITs invest in and operate commercial real estate.<p>"In my …

Investing

Blood clots on a chip may mean better life-saving drugs

A device the size of a memory stick could shake up drug testing<p>Emulate, Inc. wants to miniaturize our bodily functions. The tech company is commercializing Harvard-pioneered technology known as Organs-on-Chips — a method of simulating organ systems on tiny microchips — and it now has used the …

Medicine

Introducing Daily Table: The Grocery Store That Wants to Take On McDonald’s

At first glance, the Daily Table in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston looks like any other neighborhood grocer—there’s organic asparagus and …

Agriculture