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A Hello Kitty bullet train is coming to Japan

Get ready!<p>There’s no shortage of ways for Hello Kitty fanatics to get their fix. Hotels! Houses! And now a bullet train that will speed through Japan at up to 200 mph. This June, the West Japan Railway Co. is rolling out a new Hello Kitty-themed bullet train that will make trips from Shin-Osaka …

Japan

Violence, rebellion and sexual exploitation: the darker side of ancient Rome

The Roman elite may have prided themselves on their dignity and honour, but - as Harry Sidebottom reveals - the ancient city of Rome was a hotbed of …

Ancient History

10 Mac and Cheese Recipes Every Cook Should Know — Recipes from The Kitchn

Get the basic recipe for a pot of creamy classic mac and cheese down, and you've opened up a world of possibilities for yourself. This perennial …

Cooking

The Best Cheeses For Grilled Cheese, According To People Who Truly Know

This'll inspire you to take your relationship with grilled cheese to the next level.<p>Warning: American cheese has no place in this story.<p>While it’s hard to deny the melty perfection of a diner-style grilled cheese sandwich made with slices of American cheese or even Kraft singles, most experts …

Cooking

107 free online courses from the best colleges in the US — including Princeton, Harvard, and Yale

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Coursera was founded by two professors at Stanford University. Shutterstock/MintImages<p>Every year, US News & Reports releases its ranking …

College & University

8 Tasty Anti-Inflammatory Soup Recipes You Should Make This Month To Lose Weight

Everyone knows that a healthy diet is the most important part of losing weight. Once you’ve developed a good diet and healthy eating habits, you’re …

The Best Cities to Visit in Spain This April

April is an ideal time of year to visit Spain because the weather is warm and sunny but not too hot to enjoy the many outdoor activities that cities …

Spain Travel Guide

Passionate, sophisticated and devoted to living the good life, Spain is both a stereotype come to life and a country more diverse than you ever imagined. Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of Spain, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice.<p>Lonely Planet Spain is your …

33 Sephora employees reveal the one product you should buy

With its many gleaming rows of beauty products, Sephora is a makeup lover's heaven. But it can also be a nightmare — with so many options, it's hard to know what's really worth spending money on.<p>To narrow down the beauty chain's must-have products, INSIDER asked store employees, as well as Sephora …

Makeup

Who Was the Most Powerful Woman in Ancient History?

As the #MeToo movement takes center stage, we asked historians to look to the past for lessons from powerful women.<p>From politics to the Oscars, the #MeToo movement is spotlighting the nature of women’s relationship to power. Why are traditional positions of power still closed to so many? How do …

Ancient History

Best of Northern Spain in Spain

Day 1 Barcelona<p>There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting. Additional Notes: Please note that if you wish to visit popular sites and want to avoid waiting in line, it is advisable to reserve tickets in advance. We recommend pre-arranging your visit to La Sagrada Familia, Park …

A Road Trip Through Tuscany That's All About the Food

Cookbook author and local transplant Emiko Davies tells you about those little Tuscan restaurants and wineries you had a hunch were there, if only you knew who to ask.<p>A love of history lured me to Florence from Australia to study art restoration in 2005, before relocating to the hills above the …

Japanese Illustrator Creates Beautiful Handbook of the Birds You’ll Find in Tokyo

Commissioned by Tokyo Midtown—an art and design-focused urban district in the heart of Japan’s capital city—illustrator Ryo Takemasa created an illustrated “handbook” of Tokyo’s most common Japanese birds. Made in collaboration with graphic design studio Tawarasha, the pamphlet features 25 …

This Simple Hack Makes Your Grilled Cheese Even Better

A grilled cheese sandwich is pure comfort food and one of the best go-to meals when money is tight, but who knew it could get even better? Add cheese to the OUTSIDE of the bread for a food hack that delivers a slightly crispy, even cheesier sandwich to swoon over.<p>There’s no need for extra …

Cooking

7 Terrible Liberal Gun Control Arguments … And How To Beat Them

Posted: Feb 22, 2018 12:01 AM<p>I argue for a living. I often deal with hacks, liars, and agenda-driven fanatics. But never in a quarter century of …

Seven great reasons to stay in a hostel on your next trip in Spain

1. Meet people from all over the world<p>Photo: …

The moment you know you're in France for the long run

After moving your life to France, there are the inevitable ups and downs but often there is a eureka moment when realise you are here for the long …

United Parcel Service

The Best French Onion Soups Around DC to Keep You Cozy All Winter

Is there any better soup than French onion? It’s less like a soup, and more like a bowl of melty cheese, croutons, and caramelized onions with just …

The $5 secret to travelling in Japan

It’s been named the next hot destination for Australian travellers and with cheap flights, amazing food, spectacular snow and beautiful beaches, it’s …

Japan

15 Chinese Food Recipes That Taste Better Than Takeout

Ditch the kung pao with these easy recipes.<p>February 05, 2018<p>Sometimes I just want to sit in front of Netflix and eat boxes of takeout while I …

Food & Dining

9 bras for larger chests that are supportive *and* cute

As someone who has been #blessed with huge boobs—from the peak of adolescence, mind you—I have spent an unfair amount of time crying in the fitting …

Clothing

How to Pronounce Mochi the Correct Way

How to Pronounce "Mochi" the Correct Way<p>Read up on how to pronounce this treat before your next Whole Foods run.<p>February 02, 2018<p>While you might be …

Japan

Here’s What to Snack on If You’re Trying to Slim Down, According to a Nutritionist

Tired of eating almonds and Greek yogurt (over and over and over)? I hear you. When you're trying to shed pounds, it's easy to fall into a healthy …

Top five Spanish wine regions to see before you die

<i>In partnership with ARAEX Grands</i><p>Top five Spanish wine regions to visit<p><b>Cava country</b><p>Pay a visit to the home of Spanish sparkling, and immerse yourself …

Wine

This incredible floating hotel can take you on the voyage of a lifetime in Japan

Guntû is a gorgeous floating hotel that takes passengers on a whirlwind tour of Japan‘s Seto inland sea. The vessel was designed by Japanese …

Japan

Ten things NEVER to do when dining in Spain

<b>Don’t turn your nose up at your plate</b><p><i>Callos. Offal that is super typical in Madrid and Asturias. Totally tasty and worthy getting locally made. Just</i> …

Food & Dining

The Things You Should Always Carry With You in Japan

Japan is a great place to visit, especially for first-time international travelers. It feels completely different than western countries, yet totally …

Japan

Foreigner visiting Japan? Don’t forget to get your free-to-use smartphone from Kanagawa

One more reason to visit beautiful <b>Kanagawa</b>, just a 30-minute train ride from <b>downtown Tokyo</b>.While Tokyo undoubtedly deserves a spot on any Japanese …

Japan

The non-awkward ways to meet people when you travel solo

Traveling solo is a great opportunity to learn to love your own company.<p>However, the global travel community is overwhelmingly a friendly one — don’t …

Travel

The worst cliches about the French that really need to be dropped

When it comes to tired cliches about Europeans, there’s perhaps no one so hit by so many stereotypes as the French. But surely it's time to drop …

Stereotypes