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25 Must-see Spots in North America According to a Man Who Took a 22,000-mile Road Trip

From remote surf towns to fern-covered canyons and massive glaciers, here are some of the most incredible sights the U.S. and Canada have to …

Travel

This is how to be charming: 5 secrets from research

Being charming. Is there a more enviable quality? We’d hate charming people if we didn’t love them so much.<p>I’ve covered how to be sexy and cool but …

Body Language

35 Ways to Earn up to 11% on Your Money

Since the Great Recession, many investors' portfolios have been a tale of feast and famine. Stocks have racked up hefty gains, while the lowest …

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Like the smell of charcoal and soju on one’s shirt in the morning, Korean barbecue has stuck around and become an integral part of L.A.'s culinary (and cultural) fabric. Why? There's just something primal about grilled meat, about watching rosy-red slabs of impossibly well-marbled beef hissing atop …

Los Angeles

11 First Sentences That Guarantee the Rest of Your Email Won't Get Read | Inc.com

Imagine you get this email. You don't know the sender, but you open it anyway. How long would you keep reading?<p>Dear Jeff,I hope you're having a great President's Day! I definitely am. Even though I'm spending a little time at work right now, I plan to spend at least part of the day having fun with …

Body Language

10 Essential Shabu-Shabu Restaurants in Los Angeles

Shabu-shabu is tearing across LA with its unique style of Japanese hot pot. With Koreatown’s all-you-can-eat scene creating a bevy of new fans, the traditional Japanese meal has its origins in Osaka. Shabu-shabu literally means “swish-swish” and starts with raw meat, seafood, and vegetables dipped …

15 Favorite Interview Questions to Completely Disarm Job Candidates (in a Really Good Way)

We asked readers for their favorite interview questions -- and we weren't disappointed.<p>Maybe your favorite interview question is one of the most common interview questions. Maybe it's one of the most common behavioral interview questions. Or maybe you have a less conventional interview question you …

The LA Bucket List: 45 Things to Do Before You Die

The one and only thing every single Angeleno needs on their LA bucket list? Reading this, uh, LA bucket list, which lays out all 45 things you need …

The 15 most popular Instant Pot recipes of 2017

Pinterest is a treasure trove of delicious recipes, including everything from basic dinner meals to specialty desserts, drinks and snacks. It’s easy …

12 Once-in-a-Lifetime Camping Sites

More than 700 miles of trails wind through Montana’s crystalline lakes, jagged mountain peaks, and ancient glaciers. Go now, before they vanish …

Camping

A Bangkok Food Stall Serving $25 Meals Just Won A Michelin Star...

The allure of Michelin starred dining is too much to resist. Inspectors anonymously pour over prospective candidates for months, judging on …

Curries

17 Succulent Roast Chickens To Try in Los Angeles, 2017 Edition

While roast chicken is sometimes considered a throwaway dish on a menu, restaurants worth their cachet in the kitchen know the versatility that comes with a properly roasted bird. A truly great roast chicken dish showcases a restaurant's unique character while allowing a proper preparation speak …

LA's 16 Essential Ramen Shops, 2017 Edition

Los Angeles has had a long history of great ramen, but only in the past few years has the scene hit a real stride. Now the city has the highest standards of ramen anywhere, and might have some of the best standout shops in the country. Whether looking for classic tonkotsu-style broth to more …

14 budget-friendly places to eat on Jonathan Gold's 101 best restaurants list

If you're looking to make your way through Jonathan Gold's 101 Best Restaurants list but don't have the budget for elaborate tasting menus, the following are 14 restaurants on the list that won't break the bank — from grain-and-fermentation bowls to Baja-style clams and ceviche, to bowls of</i> …

Seven Things You Need to Sleep Better at Camp

Getting a good night’s sleep while camping can be a real pain in the ass. The first time I camped solo, I spent most of the night tossing and turning in a cold, uncomfortable backpacking hammock, trying my best to tune out the sounds of nature. The next day, I was bleary-eyed and groggy.<p>Thankfully, …

The Best Cheap Eats In Los Angeles

While NYC holds a LIT torch as <i>the</i> foodie destination, in recent years Los Angeles has come seriously close to catching up. In fact, it probably holds …

Los Angeles

The 12 Best Restaurants South of the 10

There's been some debate and consternation over the fate of Coni'Seafood since chef Sergio Peñuelas left, but we're here to tell you there's nothing …

Where to Get $1 Oysters in LA, 2017 Edition

Few things are as satisfying as slurping down a freshly shucked oyster, an experience that is made all the better when it only costs one buck. While the delicacy can be found at a whole slew or restaurants across the city, the true gems offer the briny bivalves for only one buck.<p>Here now, a list of …

These Fleeting Natural Wonders Are Worth Planning Your Next Vacation Around

The world’s most dramatic sights are all about timing.<p>“You should have been here last week!”<p>They're the words you never want to hear when you've …

Top Quality Fast Food Spots in Los Angeles, Fall 2017

Los Angeles is where fast food really took off, mainly due to cars, a desire for convenience, and inexpensive ingredients. Thankfully, Angelenos are starting to move past the mega chains like McDonald's and Jack in the Box in favor of smarter quick-service fare. Of course, the original great fast …

Where to Find the Tastiest Mulitas in Los Angeles

Some like to describe mulitas as a smaller quesadilla. Others label mulitas as a Mexican version of a grilled cheese with meat. Mulitas are simple food, and all are not equal. Typically found on the menu at Los Angeles taco trucks or restaurants, a mulita deeply satisfies, especially when burned …

17 Soups in Los Angeles to Warm the Soul

Cold, sick, or hungover, there are few better remedies for the body and soul than with a steaming bowl of soup. Beyond straightforward chicken noodle, of which Los Angeles has plenty of great versions to its name, there are myriad soup varieties from the wide range of diverse communities throughout …

51 Regional American Breakfast Foods You Should Know

It's morning in America, and all across the country people are rising, shining, and settling into the first meal of the day. It's breakfast, so it's …

Breakfast

21 Essential Los Angeles Burgers, 2018 Edition

Hamburgers are truly America's food, born of the country's fascination with beef amidst the 1950's commoditization of farming. Those same mid-century decades also spawned the rise of the nation's modern highway systems and LA's fast food culture in general, making the lowly hamburger something to …

This Handy Chart Shows Which Cooking Methods to Use With Different Ingredients

Shopping for food at the grocery store is the easy part of making dinner—figuring out how to turn your haul into a meal you’ll actually want to eat …

25 Trips of a Lifetime

If there were ever a place that could get by on its looks, it would be this Greek isle. Whitewashed cave houses framed by bougainvillea and backed by …

Bucket Lists

The Best Fish Tacos in America

Blue Water Seafood Market & Grill<p><b>San Diego, California</b><br>619-497-0914 or bluewaterseafoodsandiego.com<br>Enjoy any of the week’s catches in taco form, …

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There is no denying the allure of the hamburger in Southern California. The ground beef and bun combination is steeped in Los Angeles-area tradition — heck, Pasadena claims to have invented the cheeseburger — and carries with it a populist appeal this city only otherwise reserves for tacos and …

Onions

The Essential Guide to L.A.'s Best Japanese Food - Los Angeles Magazine

<b>What to Buy at a Japanese Market</b><p><b>1. Donabe</b><p>Steamer, braiser, and rice cooker in one, the sturdy clay vessel is the ancient equivalent of the</b> …

Los Angeles

The 15 best business books of all time

We've gone through our existing "best-of" lists and others to determine which business histories and management and investing guides have been most critically acclaimed.<p>We stayed away from academic books and biographies, and by limiting ourselves to just 15 titles, the final list is not …